Outasight “Further” Listening Session @ Gallery Bar – 12.14.09

Last night, I was invited to cover Outasight‘s listening session for his latest offering, “Further” at Gallery Bar on the Lower East Side. Outasight (recently signed to Warner!) gave us a sneak peak of this project, presented by LRG Clothing. Music was provided by DJ Getlive and the event was catered by Cake N Wings … Continue reading

Tom Chase (St. Joe Louis) – 100 Yard Dash Mixtape

Tom Chase of Jersey trio St. Joe Louis gives us “100 Yard Dash,” a mixtape showcasing his solo prowess as well as team efforts by XV and his fellow Elite Assembly brethren Deal the Villain, Brokn.Englsh and Daniel Joseph. Look out for the debut album by St. Joe Louis, “30,000 Ft. High & Rising,” coming … Continue reading

Top $ Raz – DEAD! (Video)

Queens MC Top $ Raz brings us the video for “DEAD!” the single off his album, “Spilled Milk.” Directed by Lee Walker, “DEAD!” is a song which speaks out against violence and features cameos by Sleepwalkas, Homeboy Sandman, O.I.S.D., TastyKeish, Bronx Uber Villian, Desperado Soul, YC The Cynic, Coole High, Kalil Kash, Natalie Crue, Jala … Continue reading

Mista Mista – “Prov City” (Video)

(taken from an email sent to me by Mista Mista. Couldn’t have said it better myself…) Traditionally¬†Hip-Hop’s superstars have come from larger metropolitan areas (NY, LA, ATL, MIA etc). But as of late we’ve seen artists like Drake (from Toronto), Cudi (from Cleveland), and Asher Roth (from PA) make an impact on the music industry … Continue reading

Mickey Factz – The Lost Exhibit

New heat from Bronx MC Mickey Factz! In preparation for his upcoming release, “Alpha,” Mickey gives us “The Lost Exhibit,” borrowing the “Exhibit A” instrumental from Jay Electronica (whom I had the chance to see perform recently at Santos… recap coming soon). Mickey Factz – “The Lost Exhibit” (Download)

Guess Who’s a Dope Darling?

MOI! Many props to FayeCoco of Dope Darlings (http://dopedarlings.wordpress.com), who flattered the hell outta me by selecting me as today’s Dope Darling on her blog! Check out the piece here; I’m very impressed at how FayeCoco did her research and posted some awesome examples of my work! Seriously, I’m cheesing over here =) Thanks love! … Continue reading

My Very 1st Video Cameo =)

After cameos in videos by Fresh Daily (“Apollo 13”) and Brokn.Englsh (“Cherry Popper”) this year, I thought I’d share with you my very first experience being in a music video… One day, many many moons ago, when I was in elementary school, my best friend at the time, Iaisha, found out that a music video … Continue reading

Meet Niles…

When I first met Niles early last year, I thought he was a singer… But with lyrics as sharp as his clothes (complete with hat perched on the side of his head), I soon learned that Niles was in fact one of the most talented MC’s I would ever know, one that incorporates passion, history … Continue reading