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Little Dragon’s New Record

February 17th, 2014 No Comments

It’s been three years since the amazing Ritual Union record, and Little Dragon have just announced its follow-up, Nabuma Rubberband. Watch the video for lead single “Klapp Klapp” below. Nabuma Rubberband is due on May 13th, aka one day before my birthday. Here are a handful of upcoming tour dates (highly recommend seeing them live): […]

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Vice buys i-D

December 18th, 2012 No Comments

i think they make a cute couple in the fashion game, let’s see what happens. via the cut

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Omar’s mixtape

September 11th, 2012 No Comments

Williamsburg, BK resident Michael K. Williams (aka Omar on “the Wire”; Williams >> Williamsburg, get it?) shared the mixtape he made to get in a music “portal” to find his complex character. Here’s the rundown via New York Magazine; notice how he’s wearing an evil eye bracelet in this picture? Uh huh, that’s what I’m […]

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Afro-Punk Fest in BK

September 2nd, 2012 No Comments

Style re-cap by the New York Times: click here. photo credit: Elizabeth Lippman for the New York Times

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Danny Brown “Grown Up”

June 16th, 2012 No Comments

Give it up for Detroiter Danny Brown. The kid in this video is adorable!!!!

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Mos Def + the Brooklyn Philharmonic

June 11th, 2012 No Comments

Brooklyn Philharmonic Bed-Stuy Series: Full Orchestra Concert: Featuring Yasiin Bey (Mos Def), June 09 2012 via my old stopping grounds: @ SOHH.Com

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this relationship is strictly music like d’angelo*

May 22nd, 2012 No Comments

you all are lucky (or maybe actually unlucky) that i am not self-indulgently throwing up d’angelo’s original “how does it feel” video, here’s the link though just in case ♥ or remember this? lol; and some pop trivia for ya: what famous music director directed that video? so d’angelo has been out of the scene […]

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R.I.P.: GURU

April 19th, 2012 Comments Off on R.I.P.: GURU

I was really lucky to see Gang Starr live a bunch in my New York days (best show would be a battle between one they did for a snowboarding/hip-hop festival in Vermont (anyone remember FRIDGE magazine? yeah, didn’t think so) versus a show they did with M.O.P. at The Limelight, which was pretty epic. I […]

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and this is why mos def is my favorite rapper.

February 26th, 2012 No Comments

jay + ‘ye get served thanks to the mighty mos def. shukran jazeelan habibi for being so damn smart and charming at the same time, that’s real class. now when’s the new black star album dropping???

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too good: m.o.p. reads a children’s story

January 12th, 2012 1 Comment

ahahaha, love these guys ♥

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