Marcus K. Dowling is a journalist, broadcaster and entrepreneur. In the past ten years, via his conceptual vision and marketing expertise, Marcus has aided creative entrepreneurs in the arts and entertainment industries in earning over $25 million in gross revenue. He is currently a co-founder of the D.C.-based Afro-Latino ADOBO event brand, plus as a writer regularly contributes to the likes of DJ City, VICE, Pitchfork, DJ Booth, Complex, Bandcamp, Mixmag, ESPN’s Undefeated, and more.


Duke Ellington Square in Washington, DC in a vibrant sunrise.

Black Excellence in the Age of Pandemic

America’s Black creative class is busy both re-framing some parts and eradicating others, of the life, culture, and history that we have led.