About




What started off as a radio show based at Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri, Stereo Assault – Blog, Event & Concert Promoter, Radio Show, Talent Management – has become a culture curator for up-and-coming independent Hip-Hop artists, clothing brands and anything that could be called urban or Hip-Hop. Through our original media content and journalism, Stereo Assault’s objective is to highlight the Hip-Hop culture, music and lifestyle.

Stereo Assault Staff

Julian Keaton

Founder & Editor-In-Chief

Julian Keaton

Since starting Stereo Assault Radio in 2010, Julian has had the opportunity to work with STLHipHop, host Blue Light Underground Radio, meet industry insiders and work with Hip-Hop activists to bring the best out of the culture. As Editor-In-Chief, Julian is responsible for motivating the Stereo Assault team to produce and write the best journalism and media content possible.

Ciej

Radio Personality & Blogger

Ciej Jacobs

Co-founder of Stereo Assault, Ciej is one of St. Louis’ premier Hip-Hop artists. Outside of hosting the Radio Show or blogging, Ciej enjoys music, clothing, shoes, ladies, medium-rare spicy burgers from Weber’s, and rapping on the local St. Louis scene.

Victoria J

Assistant Editor – New Music

Victoria Dickson

Just a cool, laid back individual that sees the beauty in this crazy world. I love sushi, electronics, sports and most importantly, music. There’s not a day that goes by where I don’t have my headphones. In a nutshell, if you really want to know me, just take a look at my iPod.

Garett Southerton

Creative Director & Blogger

Garett Southerton

Garett is a professional web & graphic designer, audio engineer, and brand consultant that works with musicians from all over the world. He owns a design & recording studio based in New York and has a passion for art and the hip hop culture.

Alexy Irving

Radio Personality & Blogger

Alexy Irving

Alexy is a Senior at Webster University studying Advertising and Marketing. She writes for Stereo Assault and her school magazine, The Ampersand.

Tara M

Contributor

Tara M

Tara is a freelance writer and blogger who’s written about almost nearly everything. “I’m honest, so be humble and modest.”

She Wise Earth

Contributor

She Wise Earth

A former contributor at The Source Magazine, SheWise is best known for coverage of Ferguson in the September/October 2014 Power 30 Issues of the The Source Magazine. She is a vegan/raw chef, master gardener, a self-professed healer, hip-hop junkie, and lover of the arts.

Jermarco Britton

Contributor

Jermarco Britton

Co-Founder of partner site Blue Light Underground, Jermarco serves the creative community as a radio personality, blogger and artist in areas such as Saint Louis and New Orleans. He strives to lead this generation into making advancements in the arts and entertainment fields.

Drew Hoskins

Radio Personality & Blogger

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Andrew Hoskins, better known as Drew, is an marketing and advertsing major at Webster University. Drew is a shoe fanatic and music lover that wants to own his own production company and become a prominent radio personality. Drew is one of the radio personalities for the radio show.

Tez Smith

Radio Personality & Blogger

Tez Smith

Tez Smith aka DJ SMitty is a Communications major at St. Louis Community College. He is a huge fan of music and the STL Cardinals. As an aspiring radio and television personality, Tez Smith has major plans on taking the entire multimedia industry by storm.

Robert Nagle

Contributor

Robert

Robert is a local musician and artist; proficient in jazz trumpet and a little bit of piano. He is currently a student at UMSL finishing for his undergrad and hopes to one day start his own production business.

Marrio Grimm

Contributor

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Marrio Grimm has been the fixture for HipHopClub since 2004 and has worked for inBox Magazine and AllHipHop. Now he extends his résumé by blogging for Stereo Assault.

Media Crew

Bri Collier

Digital Media Editor

Bri Collier

Bri Collier is a Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville Graduate with a degree in Television Production. She runs a YouTube channel – Anabri – dedicated to natural hair, health, and lifestyle.

Leo Davis

Photographer & Videographer

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Leo Q. Davis is a photographer based in the St. Louis area. He also a talented saxophonist who plays around St. Louis with several bands.

Ivi Lewis

Photographer & Videographer

Ivi

Ivi is a senior in college studying media and film. Born in raised in St. Louis. She is a lover of music, movies, and pizza.

Interns

ZeCora Smith

Videographer & Personality

ZeCora

ZeCora is a senior at Clyde C. Miller Career Academy High School in the Multimedia pathway. She loves film and fashion and can always be found creating something.

Maiya Patrick

Videographer & Personality

Maiya Patrick

Maiya is a graduating senior at Clyde C. Miller Career Academy. She loves music, fashion, and culture. She’s an innovative thinker who hopes to inspire others.

Elbert Dogan

Videographer & Personality

Elbert Dogan

Elbert is a graduating senior at Clyde C. Miller Career Academy High School that plans to study Mass Communications in college. An inspiring radio and TV personality who also enjoys songwriting in his spare time.

Monte Morris-Broom

Graphic Designer & Videographer

Monte Morris-Broom

Monte is a senior at Clyde C. Miller Career Academy who is interested in studying Graphic Design in college. A hard-worker and optimist, he embraces new challenges to better his knowledge and skills.