St. Joe Louis – “Good Morning” (Video)

“Good Morning,” the second video from St. Joe Louis (directed by Visual High Life), can be found on their most excellent mixtape, “30,000 Ft. High & Rising” which was released last summer. If you haven’t heard it yet, it better be because you’ve never heard of this talented group of MC’s from New Jersey. But … Continue reading

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

I first was introduced to Hypnotic Brass Ensemble in the subway and streets around Union Square a few years ago. I bought one of their CD’s (the green one) and really loved it. This band is a family of brothers and cousins who are just so talented that I never forgot their sound. When I … Continue reading

The Jake – “Give It My All” (feat. Elite Assembly)

Initially intended to be a single off producer The Jake‘s upcoming project, “Dream Pusher EP,” “Give It My All” features several members of the NY/NJ collective Elite Assembly (specifically Deal the Villain, Tommie Chase & Michael Cardigan of St. Joe Louis, Lyriq 2 Go & Myk Dyaleks of Brokn.Englsh and Khi Kobane). Download “Give It … 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

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

St. Joe Louis – Exclusive Performance on Real Deal Radio

So now we’re doing exclusive performances with fog machines and flashing lights and free drinks? I see you. LOL Check out the video, then Google “St. Joe Louis” and get you some music! P. S. St. Joe is rocking at Public Assembly this Friday for Kon & Raw Nature’s album release. Don’t miss it!

Where the Party At?

Last year, I turned the Big 3-o, and welcomed the milestone in style! While this year is going to be more low-key, I enjoy celebrating my personal holiday, and I hope you’ll share in the festivities. So here’s where I’ll be this week; I hope to see you around! Saturday, Aug. 21 I’m kicking off … Continue reading

St. Joe Louis feat. Chordz Cordero – “30,000” (Video)

I knew the video for “30,000” was going to be epic before it even dropped. One day while doing some YouTube research on St. Joe Louis, I stumbled upon a behind-the-scenes clip of the guys on the set of their video shoot for the title track of their recently-released debut project, “30,000 Ft. High & … Continue reading