The Hype Magazine Spring Issue cover
Young Pandas, the “New Soul of Rock” take over the cover of The Hype Magazine 2015 Spring Issue, scheduled for newsstand release March 26. The group is part of an activation by the Daimler Corp’s new travel application, RideScout, which took them from the small stage to a global arena with all eyes on them. RideScout became the group’s exclusive mode of transport for their U.S. tour launch called the “RideScout Road Trip.” As a unique plus for the Spring issue, The Hype Magazine ties in with Young Pandas for live updates on their experience. Young Pandas will share exclusive moments from the road via The Hype Magazine Instagram account. (@TheHypeMagazineNetwork) RideScout will also produce documentary segments of Young Pandas and their experience, including major tour stops like SXSW 2015. Added to the lineup for spring are, 3x Grammy nominated producer Rey Reel (Beyonce, Flawless & remix Ft. Niki Minaj); Serayah McNiell from the explosive Fox TV Series “Empire” and Craig Wayne Boyd, from Team Blake (Shelton), winner of last season’s “The Voice,” Jonas Gray of the World Champion New England Patriots, Compton rapper Problem and more. Specialty columns, “Time to Shine” and “Crossing Over” respectively, feature two new names in the music industry that have very special stories. “Time to Shine” introduces, singer Dylan Hyde who is a young man ready to bring a new level of excitement to the industry. Dylan’s “Hyde Pryde” global network is prepping for his break out project which includes work with the legendary “Babyface.” “Crossing Over” features New York’s Oxymorrons, a theatrically creative Hip-Hop crew rocking a live band and moving at the speed of sound. This issue, The Hype Magazine also welcomes Celebrity contributors DJ Michael “5000” Watts and NFL Agent Sean P. Stellato to it’s editorial staff. Each will provide subject matter expert content from their respective arenas. DJ Michael “5000” Watts, CEO/Founder of Houston’s Swisha House will share new Southern Music and culture pieces. Sean will provide an inside look at the sports agent world and behind the scenes commentary on the world of the NFL. Sean’s client roster includes 3 actively playing Super Bowl champion players, among other well known names in the league. The Hype Magazine is available in major retail stores throughout the United States, Germany and Guam. Key retailers include Walgreens, Barnes and Noble, Target, 7-11, K-Mart, Marsh and Books A Million locations. The Hype Magazine prints four times yearly for newsstands and retail stores, with specialty issues available in digital/print-on-demand formats. For more information on The Hype Magazine, including subscriptions and locations, visit their official website http://thehypemagazine.com.