Last night, Bobby Ray took some time out of his never-ending promo run to play his newest album to some folks here in NYC. It was great to see B.o.B. in his environment surrounded by his peers as he felt comfortable to rap along, dance along and sing along to his own music. Check out […]
Life in NYC
Since here in L.A. it’s Grammy week and everyone is in town for the awards. So it made for a captive audience this past Thursday night at the Sunset Marquis Hotel, where The Morrison Hotel photo exhibition was held. Read more about the event below. -C.A.
Photos: J.D. Tuminski of JDOTshots.com Via The212.com: Pharrell Williams fans from NYC stepped out on Wed night against the elements to a meet and greet at the Billionaire Boys Club/Ice Cream flagship store in SoHo. The212.com was in the cut to snap a few shots of the scene. Click below for a recap of the […]
The other night I headed downtown to hear Saigon’s upcoming offering, The Greatest Story Never Told Chapter 2: Bread And Circuses. What I heard was quality hip hop. For the full recap, head over to The212.com. Click below where you’ll find the tracklist for the album:
My Life: Catalpa Music Festival Launches in NYC to Much Fanfare as Snoop Dogg, A$AP Rocky, araabMUZIK, and More Bring the Excitement
When it comes to NYC, it’s known that some of the best acts play here multiple times per year – we’re spoiled in that sense. We annually have summer festivals like Electric Zoo, Governors Ball, Rock the Bells, Bamboozle, and many more to please our musical appetites. Well, there’s always room for one more, isn’t […]
Action Bronson recently graced us with several performances on the West Coast. Here we capture last Thursday night’s performance at the Roxy in West Hollywood, CA with a live review with photos and video clips below the cut. -C.A.
Last night I was invited on to the #WILDONESPARTYBUS to listen to Flo-rida’s new album, Wild Ones. Click below for some pictures and a quick review of the night:
Life in NYC: A Distracting First Listen to Maybach Music’s “Self Made 2″ With Rick Ross, Drake, DJ Khaled, & More
The other night, Rick Ross hosted an album listening session for the new Maybach Music compilation – “Self Made 2.” Strippers. Bags of Money. Heavy bass. You know you want to click below for a few SHOTS and a recap:
My Life: 2012 Hot 97 Summer Jam Invades NJ With Rick Ross, Lauryn Hill, Mase, Big Sean, French Montana, and Many More
After years of hearing about it, I finally attended Hot 97′s infamous Summer Jam festival. Click below to check out my full event coverage, featuring some great shots of Young Jeezy, Lauryn Hill, Nas, Big Sean, Wale, Rick Ross, Mase, and many more. Check it:
As we reported last week of the Paid Dues Festival 2012 with a concert review recap, this is a video accompaniment to the show. Just in case you missed it or you we there to witness this hip hop spectacle on the West Coast it gives a good overview of the show. Enjoy! -C.A.
Another successfull Paid Dues for 2012. HHU was on hand to give you a glimpse of how things shaped up and went down this past weekend, with a concert recap report. Read the full review with photos and videos under the cut. -C.A.
This won’t be a full review since I didn’t have a camera with me (camera phone pic above and a pic of the album I snagged), but cheers to Cole for putting on yet another great show for the people of NYC. Tickets were only $1.00 for this one-shot show, so it was a great […]
My Life: NYC’s Fashion’s Night Out 2011 W/ Kid Cudi, Up Close Look at Nike “Back to the Future” Air Mags
So if you don’t already know, Fashion’s Night Out is, essentially, a night where all the stores are open late, hold promotions, have celebrities appear/perform, etc. Obviously, like most things, NYC is the mecca for such a night. Last year I actually caught N.E.R.D. performing on the back of a truck with Chris Brown. This […]
After much anticipation, the esteemed Rock the Bells festival invaded NYC as the tour landed on Governors Island just off the southern tip of Manhattan. With critical fanfare behind the festival and a hip hop lovers dream lineup, did it live up to expectations here in NYC? Who rocked it best? Click below for my […]
Quite truthfully, this is more for archival purposes than anything at this point since. I thought I had accidentally deleted all the photos, but I just found the folder. Quick recap: Billboard.com put together one last big concert to end the Summer (though this was held on the 11th of August), headlined by Swizz Beats […]
“Watch the Throne.” It’s what we’ve been hearing all day every day lately – and for good reason. While it’s not their best collective work, the collaborative album is a huge deal to the music world where two of the biggest artists collide. This morning, thanks to MTV and a cryptic tweet from Jay-Z, I […]