Tag Archives: Mando Fresko

Video: Mando Fresko Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Sunday, August 17th, 2014

Krystal Bee challenges our own Mando Fresko for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and he accepts! You know Mando wasn’t going to do the standard, bucket toss over the head – he definitely KICKS it up a notch! Justin Credible, DJ Sourmilk, and Paul Rodriguez, you’re up and have 24 hours to complete this challenge! Are you up for the challenge? (more…)

Photos/Video: Power 106’s #POWERHOUSE 2014 Recap

Sunday, May 18th, 2014

Summer has officially kicked off in Los Angeles, and we’re not saying that because of the heat but because we’re just got done with our annual Power 106 #POWERHOUSE! No doubt, this year was definitely one to remember. Not only was the stage right in the center for everyone to see, but the artist line-up was amazing! From Jennifer Lopez to Wiz Khalifa to surprise guests like Nipsey Hussle – you didn’t want to miss this show.

Did we mention Mando Fresko took an exclusive video, just for YOU? A look behind-the-scenes of #POWERHOUSE from Mando Fresko’s point-of-view. Enjoy! (more…)

Video: #EastsideRising – Garfield vs. Roosevelt

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Nike did an amazing thing this year, they teamed with two rival schools in Los Angeles and had them compete for the #EastsideChampionship. Our very own Mando Fresko represented the Roosevelt Rough Riders and Power 106’s Krystal Bee represented the Garfield Bulldogs. Both schools battled in all sports and academics, at the end of the school year, we tally up the scores and decide who will be victorious.

The seasons have passed and school’s almost out – it all came down to the last baseball game of the season. Who won with less than 10 points this year? Hit the jump and find out.


Direction of Hip Hop and Breakthrough Artists of 2014

Friday, April 18th, 2014

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Mando Fresko, Justin Hunte of Hip Hop DX and DJ Damage talk about the direction of hip hop and breakthrough artists of 2014.

Video: Power 106 Family Feud Edition

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

After Felli Fell and DJ E-Man went head to head yesterday going in on jokes yesterday, the rules have changed! Today, it’s Day 3 of Family Feud with our Power 106 fam and Mando Fresko hit it off with J Cruz! It was a close call but with thirty-three point lead, our winner today is…(find out after the jump!)


Video: Nike Celebrates Air Max Day in Los Angeles

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Last month, we celebrated the release of the first ever Nike Air Max 1! On March 26th, 1987, designer Mark Parker brought forth what is now an iconic sneaker. Mando Fresko hosts the entire event and spoke with the panel co-founder of Hundreds Eddie Cruz, artist Nathan Cabrera, professional skateboarder Eric Koston, and rapper Dom Kennedy. Under the presence of The Great Company, the event was a complete success! Watch the recap video and relive the event.


Mando Fresko: LA Photo Shoot

Friday, April 4th, 2014

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mando fresko high quality large 2013 power 106 la leakers 2014

New Music Releases & Reviews: 3/25 – 4/1

Saturday, March 29th, 2014

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Mando Fresko joins Revolt Live to talk new music releases for the week of 3/25/14 to 4/1/14. Watch his album reviews for Sage the Gemini, Sean C & LV, Sleeper Agents and more below.

Revolt Live: Should Hip Hop Have Subcategories?

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

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Mando Fresko stops by Revolt Live with DJ Damage and Justin Hunte (HipHopDX) to talk about the controversial Billboard Top 100 Rap Songs list (over the past 25 years) and discusses hip hop subcategories. Should hip hop music have multiple categories? Watch below.

President Obama Asks Mando Fresko for Valentine’s Crush Tickets

Monday, February 10th, 2014

While on-air at Power 106, President Obama called Mando Fresko – for what you’d least expect! Our very own President called in for “Valentine’s Crush” tickets! Looks like our First Lady, Mrs. Obama is dying to see Jason Derulo and President Obama loves him some Ciara. He closes with, if he gets those tickets, “there’s going to be some badonkadonk action in the White House. God Bless America and God Bless Power 106.” Go ‘head, Mr. President! Hit the jump to listen to the entire interview.


Exclusive Interview With Jorge Díaz From Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones [Video]

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Mando Fresko got a chance to watch an early screening of the new Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones, and interview one of the main actors on the film, Jorge Díaz. You might recall Jorge from Philly Brown and the Hulu series, East Los High, this new film though shows a whole new side to him. The two talk about the chemistry the cast have, the jokes on the film and the relationship these characters have with their audience. This new Paranormal film is the first one with an all-Hispanic cast and when you’re not laughing you’re scared your butt off – literally! Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones is out in theaters now!


Mando Fresko’s Top 5 Selfie Rules

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

2013 was the year of the “selfie” and in honor of the #SelfieOlympics, we came up with our Top 5 selfie rules on Power 106. Now, there are many different types of selfies and if you scroll down #SelfieOlympics on Twitter, you’ll see some pretty outrageous shots. But, not all selfies are worthy of posting and in some cases it will lead to an unfollow from your fan base. We came up with our top 5 selfie rules that must always be followed. Are you guilty of having any of these on your Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook?