MISSION STATEMENT LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE…. Applying our artistic minds to represent the unique sub-culture of art, music, and fashion, LeveL-Up! Magazine is the voice of the youth. Using our motto, “where underground is mainstream” we interpret our culture through the sharpest lens and embody the true art of creation.
WHO DO WE REPRESENT? LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE REPRESENTS an emerging number of entrepreneurs, musicians, artists, stylists, and designers who are in need of a professional, creative portfolio to advertise their brand.
WHAT DO WE COMMUNICATE? LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE COMMUNICATES art, life, and creation. Through collaborations with photographers, writers, and videographers, we communicate the key element in our client’s visions.
WHY IS LEVEL-UP! A KEY PLAYER? LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE IS A KEY PLAYER because of our interest and enthusiasm to work with clients of various experience levels. In turn, our readers and fans are exposed to intriguing and fresh inspiring material that is meant to spark their imaginations.
WHAT IS OUR STRENGTH? LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE IS A STRONG BRAND IN MANY ASPECTS. provides our readers and clients with a visual element that can be used as a reference and Having the ability to be in print portfolio. Our originality and network provides a strong base for our mission and vision.
International Urban Music Edition
Order today! Print + Digital Exclusive content that won't be in the print edition including interactive features, fashion editorials, + more. Now Available!
To celebrate our first international fashion edition, we’re kicking it off with #MELBOURNECHICAGO featuring Australian front cover model Sophie Fish and designer Yang TC : 2014 Fashion Masters graduate. Clearly, a force to be reckoned with in the emerging designer market, we met Yang at First Kiss Fashion Show last year and from the first time we saw his garments, we knew we had to feature him in an upcoming issue. In the next few pages, you’re going to witness the culmination of our year in Melbourne.
In this issue, we are proud to feature Australian designer Nixi Killick and our favorite international brand based in Chicago; Iridium Clothing. Order your copy today!
All artist are making art in major cities and telling stories through their work…thus City Folks.
The boundless journey for Level Up Magazine’s Cover Girl Competition climaxed Saturday, April 12th, at Bridgeport Art Center. After an impelling casting call, six beautiful models were chosen to battle it out on camera for the front page spot.
Level-Up! Magazine released their second Fashion edition with a new app, an a fresh face for the cover. So they decided to make it a competition. Models Patrice Julion, Emily Agyeman, Charlotte Walker, Saavedra Lewis, Whitley Grant, and China (Anjani Spruill) showed their passion and hunger for the front page through their fierce attitudes at the spread photo shoot.
LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE [CHICAGO] CLASS EDITION
Exclusively shot by Mr. Tracks Photography (CEO of LeveL-Up! Magazine) with an ode to the community, the Chicago Firehouse Community Arts Center, a gem on the West Side of Chicago was host to positive vibes, smiles, and serious talks about the future of music in Chicago. We also had the expertise from Phil Jordan of Church and State Films to capture all the candid interview moments with Ariel Hamilton on behind-the-scenes. We also spoke with the Queen of Chicago Drill : Katie Got Bandz who talked about her upcoming mixtape, album, and her motivation to remain humble in the industry.
LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE FASHION EDITION
We’re proud to present our first exclusive fashion edition! Our goal for this edition was to bring forth a group of talented designers in Chicago that have awesome brands, a drive, and most important, passion for their crafts. The fashion industry in Chicago is becoming interestingly popular and some of the most important people who make brands stand out are MODELS! We were very fortunate to have cover girl Bonnie May so effortlessly represent the Urban Wasteland Campaign and have such an important role in the direction of this edition. - British Tracks | Editor-in-Chief
"Our designers are talented and hard working creators who have put so much time into branding their businesses. Support them by checking out their like it buy it page! Shop local and keep the industry going in Chicago". - Mr. Tracks | Founder & CEO
LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE ISSUE 6 | THE YOUTH STAR EDITION
Issue 6: The Youth Star Edition Cover artists St. Millie | Calez | Mon$ter Mike This issue highlights young independent artists in music, art and fashion. Explore the tasteful elements in the arts.
LeveL-Up! Magazine VOL.2 Issue 5, 2012
The 5th Issue of LeveL-Up! Magazine. Bringing you the freshest talent: artists/models/music. Showing everybody that the underground isn't falling off, it's the new mainstream. #LeveL-Up! Magazine.
LeveL-Up! Magazine Issue 4, 2010
The quarterly publication Level-Up! Magazine is back with the 4th issue! Featuring hip-hop trendsetter LP, a bangin' graffiti fashion spread, and a must read; The Red Letter.
The official debut of Level-Up! Magazine is here! Featuring some of the hottest artists in Chicago from the underground scene Drew Yung, Alex Katz, and Black Wing Orchestra this issue is sure to whet your appetite for indie news. Alongside interviews and politics, Threadless Tees gives you a peek into their spring tee collection. Come and get your Level-Up! today!
Issue 1: Toine Tracks & Drew Yung
LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE very first issue that cover CEO Toine Tracks music production story of local artists in Chicago.
LEVEL-UP! MAGAZINE issue 2 with The Lusties rock band.