Full Crate & Mar @ Live At the Loft – 6.24.11

Mar @ Live At the Loft Friday night I was invited to the “Live At the Loft” concert series feat. Full Crate & Mar from Amsterdam… I had never heard of them before, but I completely trust TONE’s taste in music, as well as the homies Dee Phunk and Fresh Daily, who all spoke highly … Continue reading

Fresh Daily – “The Quiet Life”

Fresh Daily was one of the first artists I ever met on the independent hip hop scene, and I’m very impressed with his progression as an artist. Today, the Brooklyn MC releases his newest album, “The Quiet Life,” available for free download on http://www.freshdailymc.com. I’ve only given it one solid listen right now, but so … Continue reading

Frank White Reunion + Honor Awards @ Littlefield – 3.16.11

If you’ve ever been to Frank White Cafe on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn, then you would understand why that place holds such a special place in my heart. Inspired by the Notorious B.I.G, it was one of the coolest cafes I’d ever been to, and the owner, Muhammida, is just awesome… She really supported the … Continue reading

Nyle feat. Fresh Daily & Mic-L – Dundiddit (Video)

Check out the visuals for “Dundiddit” off Nyle’s recent offering, “TRAILER*” featuring Fresh Daily & Mic-L…very dope video! (Side note: I still don’t know how to ride a bike…never got off the training wheels. Don’t ask.) I want one of those old typewriters when I get a place… I learned how to type on one … Continue reading

“The New Flesh” Is Coming!

Anticipating the release of “The New Flesh” by Far Rock MC Top $ Raz… He released the artwork for the album and it’s fantastic! Hats off to Joann Gomez (Music Looks Like This) for the (SICK!) photos, Marthalicia Matarrita for the artwork and Fresh Daily for the graphics! I stumbled across Raz’s promo video for … Continue reading

DJ Kraff Swagger – “It’s All Love…2” (Download)

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, check out the latest mixtape from DJ Kraff Swagger entitled “It’s All Love…2.” It’s a collection of slow jams to provide the soundtrack to your Love Day. Shouts to Fresh Daily on the cover art! Download “It’s All Love…” on djkraffswagger.bandcamp.com. | @kraff  

The Morpheus Soul Show w/Homeboy Sandman – 1.18.11 (Podcast)

Homeboy Sandman (photo courtesy of Joann Gomez of Music Looks Like This) Big ups to the Morpheus Soul Show in the UK for posting the podcast of their show with Homeboy Sandman from earlier this week! I tried to listen in, but my computer said otherwise =( Homeboy Sandman is currently taking Europe by storm, … Continue reading

Jinesis Live at Southpaw – 12.8.10

I was proud to be in the building to witness Jinesis perform in his first-ever producer showcase at Southpaw last month. Shouts to ACT:LIVE for organizing this show and everyone who attended! Check out this footage shot by Fresh Daily, and enjoy more music by Jinesis on his Bandcamp page.

The “Happy Birthday Liz!” Show @ Southpaw – 8.25.10

OK, so that wasn’t the name of the show, but it sure felt like a suitable alternate… Shouts to Fresh Daily for putting together a show that fell on my birthday and featured some of my favorite MC’s! I received so much love that night – thanks to everyone in attendance! Special thanks goes to … Continue reading

Christmas In September!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Elizabeth Allen ema.photography@yahoo.com CHRISTMAS IN SEPTEMBER! Benefit Show to Raise Money for New York City’s Schoolchildren (New York, New York – September 14, 2010) On Monday, September 27, 2010, some of New York and New Jersey’s most talented independent artists will converge upon Southpaw in Brooklyn for a benefit show to … Continue reading