Kendrick Lamar, YC the Cynic, Nitty Scott MC, Jah-C & the Antidote @ Southpaw – 6.17.11

Took a week to finally get around to these flicks, but they’re finally here! So much to say about this show, but I want to keep it short and sweet… we’ll see how this goes… First of all, I walked into this show not having heard any of Kendrick Lamar‘s music. Although a lot of … Continue reading

Tomorrow Today @ Southpaw – 1.8.10

Excellent way to kick off another year of shows. This was my first show of 2011, and it was a great one! On the bill were some of New York City’s emerging talents: Warren Britt, Children of the Night, Illustrate, Jah-C & Jason Spain, YC the Cynic and Wordspit. All gave energetic performances and the … Continue reading

Warren Britt (feat. YC the Cynic & J. Monopoly) – “In The City” (Video)

Awesome video by indie MC Warren Britt, featuring the homies YC the Cynic & J. Monopoly. This video takes the viewer on a tour of New York City, as viewed through the eyes of each MC. Warren Britt reps Brooklyn, YC the Cynic hails from The Bronx (my borough!) and J. Monopoly calls Queens home. … Continue reading

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

Show/Event Picks of the Week: 11.18.09

My apologies for being a couple of days late…I sometimes forget that my city doesn’t sleep, even when I decide to do so… If you went to Top $ Raz’s video shoot for “DEAD,” The Roc Raida tribute at SOB’s or the last Roots Jam Session @ Highline Ballroom (hopefully not FOREVER!), then you started … Continue reading