Brown Bag Thursdays – 1.20.11

Made it over to Brown Bag Thursdays at Voodoo Lounge for the first time in weeks (months?); always a good time in the company of the Brown Bag All Stars and the artists they invite to perform. This past week we had Providence, RI emcee Jon Hope in the building, as well as Sleepwalkas, Jess … Continue reading

Akie Bermiss

All I know about this guy is that he’s from Brooklyn and he sings the hook on “Farenheit” by Soul Khan (Brown Bag All Stars)… checked out his site and love what I heard. Take a listen. AkieBermiss.com And check out his band too:¬†http://aabaraki.bandcamp.com/

Soul Khan – “Farenheit” (Video)

Nicolas Heller is my new favorite video director. Trust me on this one…He hasn’t failed me yet! This time, he teams up with Houston Yang to bring you the latest video for Soul Khan from the Brown Bag All Stars, entitled “Farenheit.” (Spoiler Alert: Don’t watch this video if you’re afraid of clowns.) I especially … Continue reading

Farewell Fat Beats…

Unless you’ve been under a rock, you should know by now that Fat Beats, “the last stop for hip hop,” is shutting down this Saturday, September 4th. It came as sad news to everyone who has ever walked up those stairs at 406 Avenue of the Americas. I walked over to Fat Beats NY last … 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

Fresh Daily’s “Gorgeous Killer…” In-Store @ Fat Beats – 8.18.09

Yesterday I jetted to Fat Beats for Fresh Daily‘s in-store to celebrate the release of his long-awaited album, “Gorgeous Killer: In Crimes of Passion.” I was proud of myself for getting there at 7:02pm (event started at 7pm), but I wasn’t the first one there (*insert disappointed face* LOL). Went upstairs and was greeted with … Continue reading