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May 20, 2015

El Da Sensei, J57, Genesis Be, Your Old Droog, We Are The Inner Circle and More

El Da Sensei, J57, Genesis Be, Your Old Droog, We Are The Inner Circle, Reek Da Villian, Nello Luchi, Hus Kingpin, SmooVth, Roc Marciano and more.
 
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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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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
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[...]
7:30 pm Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
May 22 @ 7:30 pm
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[...]
8:00 pm Legendary Cyphers Season 3 (@leg... @ Union Square Park
Legendary Cyphers Season 3 (@leg... @ Union Square Park
May 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:59 pm
The Legendary Cyphers Team returns to Union Square Park for Season 3 of Legendary Cyphers. Every Friday night 8:00PM – Midnight (May thru November) All ages welcome. Host/Co-Founder: Majesty @Majesty360 Resident MC’s: Eli Black @EliBlackMusic Bjorn Majestik[...]
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23
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
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[...]
7:00 pm .@TechN9ne with @KrizzKaliko @Ch... @ Irving Plaza
.@TechN9ne with @KrizzKaliko @Ch... @ Irving Plaza
May 23 @ 7:00 pm
Tech N9ne  with Krizz Kaliko  , Chris Webby  , Murs , King 810, Zuse live at Irving Plaza May 23, 2015
9:00 pm Hip Hop Karaoke (@HHKNYC) at @Br... @ Brooklyn Bowl
Hip Hop Karaoke (@HHKNYC) at @Br... @ Brooklyn Bowl
May 23 @ 9:00 pm – May 24 @ 2:00 am
Hip Hop Karaoke returns to Brooklyn Bowl on Saturday, May 23rd. If you’ve never been to Brooklyn Bowl, it’s a 20,000-plus square foot center that includes a bowling alley, restaurant (with food supplied by Blue Ribbon), bar and[...]
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
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[...]
7:30 pm #AfterHoursLive FREE Improv Cypher @ Local Project
#AfterHoursLive FREE Improv Cypher @ Local Project
May 24 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
A FREE improv event with 2 live Dj’s playing instrumentals for rappers, musicians, singers, dancers, beatboxers, and anyone who comes along!
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
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[...]
9:00 pm Freestyle Mondays (@FstyleMonday... @ Meridian 23
Freestyle Mondays (@FstyleMonday... @ Meridian 23
May 25 @ 9:00 pm – May 26 @ 1:00 am
Freestyle Mondays (@FstyleMondaysNY) SummerFest WEEKLY !! @ Meridian 23 | New York | New York | United States
5/4 Emcee Gameshow Battle + Open Mic 5/11 BeatBox Battle + Open Mic 5/18 Adam & Eve B-Boy-B-girl Battle + Open Mic 5/25 Dj Battle + Open Mic 6/1 Emcee Battle + Open Mic Cash[...]

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