UMG Magazine was launched by Mr. Ruben J Burgos Sr. in 2017 to unearth emerging talent and showcase new trends. Originally a freely distributed regional magazine UMG Magazine is now distributed internationally and sold in shops and galleries in key cities. Featuring underground popular culture the editors bring to the fore music, art and fashion wrapped in celebrated layout and design.
Quoted as “One of the Seven overnight wonders of the world” and featured in development architect design books across the globe. UMG Magazine has worked with brands like Roc Nation, Interscope, Atlantic Records and many more to co-host a range of events.
The UMG Network Collective brand includes art, music and fashion events that span New York, Cali, Florida, Georgia, Chicago and many more states. From student lock-ins, contemporary art markets and exhibitions to representing the region’s music companies and organisations as the lead of the music mission to the annual Urban Media Global Network Collective Conference in Manhattan, New York.
In August 2017 UMG Magazine launched a viral syndication television publication. The publication is a monthly viral collection guide to cultural happenings in the world at large and what is not shown in media but has to be by our independent market niche and has already gained many fans thanks to its powerful messages and alternative content.
Team UMG Magazine also curate the annual visual pop culture weekend “UMG SPICE CANDY. Selecting exhibitors, speakers and designers from across the globe UMG Spice Candy showcases illustration, art and design through a programme of events (exhibitions, expo, meet-ups, interventions, concerts), a talks program (with industry heavyweights) and creative workshops.
CREATOR, ARCHITECT, FOUNDER, EXECUTIVE CHIEF EDITOR….
Mr. Ruben J Burgos Sr. is the Founder of Urban Media Global Network Collective & Artist Promotion Multimedia Music Network. Author of “The Life Collection of Mr. Ruben J Burgos“. Producer, Director & Writer of Hip Hop’s Road To Riches and best web series syndication promoter. Host of World Star Battle Grind. Brand Marketer of Mr. Dope Chef. Independent Record Label Owner of Urban Media Global Records with Urban Media Global Artist. Model Agency Owner at Urban Media Global ModelUrban Media Global Magazine. Architect of United States Promoter’s “Team Dope Chef