I’m pretty sure Afrika Bambaataa, KRS-One and Chuck D are smiling over their sons of the new school: Immortal Technique, Bambu and Odessa Kane. Together, these three MCs from three different cities united for the victims of Typhoon Yolanda at WorldBeat Center on Sunday. The concert was a grassroots relief effort, with 100 percent of […]
GN$F! hits L.A.’s 93.5 KDAY’s ‘Krush Groove’ music festival featuring: Ice Cube, Cypress Hills, Ras Kass, The Pharcyde, Masta Ace, and Mystikal. Find out who which rapper appeared in the 1985 film “Krush Groove.” What scenes were their favorites? What makes KDAY the only real Hip-Hop radio station living today? WATCH
Kevin Powell : “An open letter to men and boys” source: TheGuardian.com This open letter began in my head a few days back as a response to the furor caused by multimedia personality Rush Limbaugh, but I realize this is so much bigger than one conservative calling a woman a “slut”, or several men stating their opposition to […]
Merrill Garbus, a.k.a., tUnE-yArDs, just made her national late night debut on the Jimmy Kimmel show – Her sound and on-the-spot drum looping leaves quite an impression, even heralding a call for more organic music sounds.
Los Angeles, CA – December 6, 2011 – The superstars of the dance community unite to present a dance concert to benefit the family of fellow dancer Richard “Steelo” Vazquez. Steelo, an influential dancer and choreographer who has worked with award-winning music artists such as Janet Jackson, Justin Timberlake, Rihanna, and Gwen Stefani, suffered a ruptured […]
Berkeley, Calif. rapper, Lil B, is not coming-out-of-the-closet, nor is he trying to mock the gay and lesbian community with his next album title, “I’m Gay.” The rapper explains to Mtv, “I’m very gay, but I love
No doubt is Tupac the most influential and beloved rapper to many around the world. And of all places to first erect a monumental memorium to the late west coast rapper is Germany. MARTa Herford is one of the first museums in Germany to present the interfaces between art, design, fashion and architecture. In front […]