“I was born and raised in the Port Neighborhood (in Cambridge). Growing up the oldest of 6 siblings in the Port was no joke. I was forced to grow up really fast. Sadly, I lost too many friends to the streets and I could've been caught up so many times. I'm only 25 yrs old but sometimes I feel much older.
I want to become the best storyteller that I can during my time with the Loop Lab. My goal is honing my skills in producing, content-creation, storytelling, and business. One day I want to create my own label and I want to put out other artists. I want to show people that if you push hard enough that you can have success!”
For their midterm project, each trainee was told to create an original audio project with no restrictions on what their content could be.
Jeff Solomon’s final film project made in collaboration with Audible about gentrification in The Port Neighborhood in Cambridge, Mass.
“A look into the Cambridge, MA Mayor's Arts Task Force,” videos, 2019: Features on the important work they provide for the community. Video filmed and edited by The Loop Lab trainees.