Melo-X – Heartbeat (Quadron Remix) (Video)

Sometimes simple is best… Check out this cool video for “Heartbeat” by Melo-X. The video is directed by Dr. Woo and takes place in a dance studio where three ladies perform an interpretive dance to this song. “Heartbeat” is a remix of Quadron‘s original track “Average Fruit” and is featured on Melo’s timeless mixtape “More Merch.” … Continue reading

Mel D. Cole Presents My Favorite Songs w/Jesse Boykins III @ Ella – 6.20.11

Found out about this over the weekend, and was bummed until I reached out the Mel D. Cole and he told me to come through… I love my colleagues =) Mel D. Cole presented the first of what he hopes to be a monthly event at Ella called “My Favorite Songs.” The premise is that … Continue reading

Saints & Sinners Party @ Sutra – 5.4.11

Filled in for my homegirl Dirty Souf Yankee at the “Saints & Sinners” party at Sutra last night…shouts to Artful Dodger and everyone who came through… Salute to guest DJ Melo-X who made my night!

Body Language, Melo-X, Nyle vs The Naysayers, RebelTec & Recess @ Southpaw – 4.29.11

One big party… Body Language, Melo-X, Nyle vs The Naysayers, Rebel Tec & Recess put on a fantastic show last night at Southpaw! Just a few shots – I might post a few more later…

Street Etiquette – “Sartorial Sounds”

sar·to·ri·al [sahr-tawr-ee-uhl, -tohr-] –adjective  1. of or pertaining to tailors or their trade: sartorial workmanship. 2. of or pertaining to clothing or style or manner of dress:sartorial splendor. Joshua Kissi and Travis Gumbs of men’s style blog Street Etiquette concocted this awesome project called “Sartorial Sounds” which marries their love of style with music, including talented singers, rappers, poets and even tap dancers. The video was initially presented during their Q&A session at the Apple Store in … Continue reading

Jesse Boykins III – Prototype 3010, A Short Film

“Prototype” by Andre 3000 is song I instantly fell in love with the first time I heard it, and Jesse Boykins III’s cover is just as moving. I was pleased to finally see visuals for this song, and the short film entitled “Prototype 3010” is beautiful. Enjoy… “In a time where life is often guided … Continue reading

Melo-X – Cooked Food (Video)

Hilarious visuals for “Cooked Food,” one of my favorite songs off Melo-X’s “More Merch.” Featuring Mustafa and the The Redd Strypes (LOL), the gang prepare for an upcoming show by polishing their moves for the ladies. Enjoy! Poppa Purp as Poppa Purp Lil’ Friday as Cooley Brown Vladimir as Uncle Vic MeLo-X as Mustafa Shot by … Continue reading

The Super Qool Show @ Southpaw – 12.23.10

A very dope night of hip hop organized by St. Joe Louis and NJ Klan. NJ represented HEAVY in Brooklyn last night! Shouts to all the acts who performed: Brokn.Englsh, Wordspit, Daniel Joseph, St. Joe Louis, Moruf and Stalley; to Rip the Ruler for hosting the show and to Melo-X and Ezrakh for turning Southpaw … Continue reading

The Super Qool Show Is Coming!

I’m SO in here… I’m a fan of every single person on the bill, and I’m curious to see Moruf perform for the first time. Probably the only show I’m checking Christmas Week… The Super Qool Show Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010 9pm @ Southpaw – 125 5th Ave –  Brooklyn, NY Performances by Stalley, Wordspit, … Continue reading

Melo-X – “Gone Baby”/”More Merch” (Video/Download)

Finally checked out Melo-X‘s video for “Gone Baby” off his latest project, “More Merch”… directed by Jesse Boykins III (pleasantly surprised!) and co-starring the lovely FolaSade (who I met recently but just learned was the beauty featured on the artwork of Melo’s 2008 release “Mustafa’s Renaissance – small world!), the video revisits their encounter as … Continue reading