Why I Petitioned The FCC To Take Hot 97 Off The Air
Many are unsatisfied with how NY's iconic radio station has represented hip hop music & culture. Turns out, there's something you can do about it. So I did.
February 23, 2014
DJ Polarity Presents ‘Guest Who?’ Mixtape of Homeboy Sandman Features
DJ Polarity compiles a great collection of songs that feature the inimitable Queens wordsmith, a 35-track treat for fans of phenomenal flow
May 1, 2013
Kalae Nouveau – Word Theft (Video)
A long time favorite NYC artist of mine, Kalae Nouveau (formerly Kalae AllDay) is re-emerging on the scene with a new take on her old appeal.
January 22, 2012
10 Must-See Videos by New York-area Hip Hop Artists [January 2012]
We're back with another installment of "10 Must See Videos by NY-area Hip Hop Artists," a semi-regular series where we take time to collect and deliver recently released, entertaining visual displays from hip hop artists and filmmakers in the New York City area.
Come see the 25 of the Top Unsigned artist from around the country compete for $1000 Cash and the HHS Title. With Featured performances From King Ceazar, Ha Style and Black&White. Music by DJ Paco and America’s best[...]
Tonight is Session 27 of the Premier Artist Expo @EarWaxxSessions at the Amityville Music Hall! Doors at 8 PM and it’s Ladies Free! Weekly showcase featuring underground and indie artists from all over. Must have[...]
ALL THAT! Hip Hop, Poetry & Jazz is an open jam session for hiphop, poetry and jazz. It brings together emcees, poets and musicians from diverse musical and racial backgrounds in a forum that is open[...]
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
DC THE LONG ISLAND BOSS & CENTRAL STATION X PRESENT******* I AM STRONG ISLAND CONCERT SERIES !!!!! BLACK PEARL 1299 GRAND AVE BALDWIN , L.I. !!!! PERFORMING LIVE IN CONCERT ######## DOORS OPEN AT 10PM[...]
The objective of ArtBattles® is to create live art events and competitions to expose emerging artists to the public. This becomes an exhibition of the creative process through a battle between teams of artists. ArtBattles is innovative in[...]
Film screening plus Q&A with Afrika Bambaataa Part of BAMcinématek series Space Is the Place: Afrofuturism on Film Directed by Dick Fontaine | 1984 “An untouched time capsule of an exciting time in the genre[...]
DJ Cipha Sounds from Hot 97 and Chappelle’s Show has uncovered the ancient connection between Hip Hop and Improv. The powers that be have been trying to keep them separated for generations… We will risk[...]