Show/Event Picks of the Week – 11.30.09

Monday, 11.30.09 Tuesday, 12.1.09 (Guest DJ will be none other than the legendary MC Lyte!) Wednesday, 12.2.09 Angie Stone Free Listening Party for her upcoming album, “Unexpected” at 271 W 119th St @ 5:30PM Thursday, 12.3.09 Friday, 12.4.09 Honey Larochelle has a special show in celebration of World AIDS Day tonight! She has been invited … Continue reading

New Videos from Nola Darling & Pardon the Stranger!

Great videos from even greater artists to start your week off right… First up, the ladies of AOK Collective, Nola Darling, bring you their latest video, “Step to Me,” off their upcoming EP, “Rude Gals Guide To…” Shouts to cameos by AOK bredren 8THW1, Fresh Daily and P. So, as well as Homeboy Sandman and … Continue reading

Show/Event Picks of the Week – 10.26.09

And we’re back at it again… CMJ Week was bananas, and there was NO WAY I could’ve covered every show that went down. But I did get some photos from some cool showcases, and became a new fan of many an artist. Photos coming soon! Here’s the rundown for this week. As I’ve said in … Continue reading

Thursday Is the New Friday…

Want proof? Check what’s going on tomorrow: The Gap tapped Jesse Boykins III to perform at one of their stores as part of their national celebration of music tomorrow. FREE SHOW! It’s from 7-9pm, so please don’t be fashionably late =) After party at People’s Lounge (163 Allen St. – very close to 2 other … Continue reading

Questlove @ Sutra – 8.13.09

It seems that whenever something Obama-related goes down, Questlove of the Legendary Roots Crew is there to help us celebrate at Sutra…and the tradition continued last night. This time the occasion was the screening of the HBO documentary “By the People: The Election of Barack Obama” at the Landmark Sunshine Theater on Houston St., just … Continue reading

Homebase 1st Anniversary Show @ SOB’s – 7.29.09

Last night, HOMEBASE, the Wednesday party at bObs of which I am a regular attendee, celebrated their first anniversary of existence with a fabulous show @ SOB’s. The lineup consisted of Nyle, Melo-X, Diz Gibran, The Kickdrums and Colin Munroe, with music by DJ Getlive. When I got there, I was surprised to see a … Continue reading

New Music: Melo-X, Theophilus London feat. Peter Hadar, Myk Dyaleks (Brokn.Englsh)

I thought new music dropped on Tuesdays? I just got bombarded with bangers today! And so I feel obliged to share with you all…I feel like this music lover side of me might be in direct competition with my photog side… Melo-X: Maxwell’s BLACKsummers’night Instrumental Remix EP Melo-X. MC. Producer. DJ. Photographer. A self-proclaimed “renaissance … Continue reading