iHeartDilla 2-Year Anniversary @ Sullivan Hall – 6.19.11

I guess it was a little over 2 years ago, in the ladies room at this lounge that used to be called Boucarou, that Jessica Estevez re-introduced herself to me and told me about this site she was creating called iHeartDilla. Fast-forward to today, 2 years later, and that site has become one of the … Continue reading

Joey “Shoot” Fresh Photoshoot – 11.21.10

A few weeks ago, one of my fellow photographers, Joseph Villaroman (aka Joey Too Fresh) organized a living room-style shoot at Levi’s Photo Workshops and asked us to come through, hang out and take some pics. I couldn’t stay long, but the photos turned out great! Shouts to Joey, Levi’s Photo Workshops and everyone who … Continue reading

Donuts Are Forever 4 @ The Bell House – 2.6.10

Last night I attended Part 3 of the J Dilla tribute festivities in NYC, the ever-growing “Donuts Are Forever (DAF).” Now in its fourth year, this event brings together fans of J Dilla’s music from all over the country. The concept is simple: come and listen to music by the late, great producer all night, … Continue reading

“One Won’t Do”: A Tribute to J Dilla @ North 4th Bar – 2.5.10

(Maureen Yancey aka Ma Dukes (J Dilla’s Mom) and Jessica Estevez of I Heart Dilla) After the J Dilla tribute at The Bronx Museum, I hopped on the train to Brooklyn with Shankar (the director of Fresh Daily’s “Apollo 13” video) as my subway buddy and headed to North 4th Bar for the second Dilla … Continue reading

Show/Event Pics of the Week(end): 2.4.10

Got some choice events for you  this weekend, being that it’s DILLA WEEKEND! Come out and support.

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