More Beats from Deal the Villain!

More treats from New Jersey producer/MC Deal the Villain! After The DTV Beat Tape, Deal blesses us with more jewels from his arsenal… MC’s: Handle with care! Feel free to hit up the Villainous one on Twitter to share what you’ve done with him. Enjoy! Download “DTV’s Beat LP” by Deal the Villain here. Look … Continue reading

Show/Event Picks of the Week – 11.30.09

Monday, 11.30.09 Tuesday, 12.1.09 (Guest DJ will be none other than the legendary MC Lyte!) Wednesday, 12.2.09 Angie Stone Free Listening Party for her upcoming album, “Unexpected” at 271 W 119th St @ 5:30PM Thursday, 12.3.09 Friday, 12.4.09 Honey Larochelle has a special show in celebration of World AIDS Day tonight! She has been invited … Continue reading

Give Thanks.

As the Thanksgiving weekend winds down and comes to a close, I can’t help but reflect on what Thanksgiving means to me… The photo above is my family’s Thanksgiving meal last year (minus the chicken). Not much, but enough (Give me a plate of mac & cheese and stuffing and I’m a happy camper). This … Continue reading

New Videos from Nola Darling & Pardon the Stranger!

Great videos from even greater artists to start your week off right… First up, the ladies of AOK Collective, Nola Darling, bring you their latest video, “Step to Me,” off their upcoming EP, “Rude Gals Guide To…” Shouts to cameos by AOK bredren 8THW1, Fresh Daily and P. So, as well as Homeboy Sandman and … Continue reading

Last Night a Drunk Guy Killed My Night…

(to the tune of “Last Night a DJ Saved My Life”) Photo courtesy of NattyNight Photography See dude next to me, in the middle of this pic? I was peacefully enjoying the Idle Warship show @ Southpaw last night (with awesome performances by Kalae All Day, Niles, Trezure the Emperess, The Antidote & Rebel Starr!) … Continue reading

New Music: Hi-Jynx, Tom Chase (St. Joe Louis), R.H. Bless

Seems like I’ve been on a music trip moreso than the photography as of late, but the two go hand in hand for me… Got some new tunes for you – FREE.99! Hi-Jynx – “Music Monday” After several leaks, Hi-Jynx finally released his much-anticipated mixtape, “Music Monday” yesterday (a reference to the weekly trending topic … Continue reading

Show/Event Picks of the Week – 11.24.09

Aw man… I’m slacking. Missed another Monday! =/ But the show must go on… Lots going down this week, despite the Thanksgiving holiday fast approaching. (Looking forward to mac & cheese, stuffing and MEAT!  Been abstaining from it for the past 4 and a half weeks – Yeesh.) Enjoy! Tuesday, 11.24.09 Plus… Bondfire Welcomes Sleepwalkas … Continue reading

Rakim @ BB Kings – 11.19.09

So last Thursday, my already insane event got even more insane when I wound up winning tickets to see Rakim @ BB Kings. Big shout out to Audible Doctor of the Brown Bag All Stars/Fat Beats crew for hooking me up! Got to BB Kings around 10:30pm after making my other rounds for the evening…unfortunately, … Continue reading

What a Morning…

8:55 AM. I awoke a couple minutes earlier and was lying in bed. Heard what sounded like drops coming from the ceiling… it’s been leaking on and off for the last few months and the past 3 days in a row. Yesterday’s leak was the worst yet…Leaks in 3 or 4 places, and my mom … Continue reading

Deal the Villain – The DTV Beat Tape

More treats from Deal the Villain in anticipation of “EPic”… FREE BEATS! Check out The DTV Beat Tape… now go create something worthy of these gifts! And make sure you let Mr. Villain know what you did; just hit him up on Twitter. Deal the Villain – The DTV Beat Tape (Free Download) BONUS: Check … Continue reading