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April 15, 2015

Bronx-based Breeze Embalm’s Brand of ‘Not So Bad’ Hip Hop

A Q&A with the former winner of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest, as he expands his repertoire with songs from his upcoming "Embalming Fluid"
 
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April 9, 2015

Bodega Bamz Sidewalk Exec Album Release at SOBs – Hosted by Peter Rosenberg, Cipha Sounds

Bodega Bamz unleashes his Sidewalk Exec album with an album release concert at SOBs, hosted by Peter Rosenberg & Cipha Sounds.
 
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April 7, 2015

PitchBlak Brass Band Video Premiere – “Like Us”

Like Us is an energetic, soulful experience that personifies PitchBlak Brass Band's exciting genre-bending musicality
 
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April 3, 2015

Hot 97 Summer Jam 2015 Lineup, Tickets: The Best and The Rest

Hot 97's Summer Jam announces initial lineup includes Kendrick Lamar, Chris Brown, Fabolous, Joey Badass and more. Tickets are on sale.
 
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March 31, 2015

Jarren Benton at Santos Party House in NYC For Slow Motion Tour! Win Tickets!

Decatur hip hop artist Jarren Benton hits up New York City's Santos Party House as part of his Slow Motion Tour, and we have a pair of tickets to give away!
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all-day Record Store Day at @DJRockandSo... @ Rock and Soul
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WORDS Hip Hop & Poetry Showcase ... @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
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WORDS was created by Rocky LaMontagne & Bobbito the Barber to give young up-and-coming poets & emcees the opportunity to showcase their work to an audience of their peers. This showcase and open mic has featured Company Flow, Canibus, Mos Def, M.C. Search, Willie Perdomo, Reg[...]
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HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
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