John Ochoa is an editor at GRAMMY.com. His writing explores the intersection of music/arts, culture, identity and community. Prior to the Recording Academy, he was senior editor of Insomniac.com (Insomniac Events) and editor-at-large of DJ Mag North America. He's also written for many print/online outlets: Rolling Stone, Billboard, Noisey/Vice, MTV News and more. Brooklyn for now. Los Angeles forever. Photo by deanhammer.com for EMC.