concert review

DJ Kool Herc And Friends Celebrate Hip-Hop’s 40th
New York City’s SummerStage commemorated 40 years of hip-hop yesterday (August 10) with a jam-packed free show in Central Park.  Part of SummerStage’s “This is Hip-Hop” series, the birthday bash featured and honored DJ Kool Herc, the l…
ScHoolboy Q And Pusha T Rock The Boiler Room
 
The Boiler Room—a globe-traveling series of parties that brings together world-renowned DJs, major artists and in-the-know fans—is admittedly a weird place. At BR's last major NYC event, which was headlined by Cam'ron and Solange, a friend overheard an excited attendee say, "I think Chris Rock…
Summerstage Hits Red Hook Park
What could make Erick Arc Elliott say this was the best Flatbush Zombies show ever? Well, as what seemed like, all of Brooklyn ventured out to Red Hook in their festive garb aka tie-dye shirts, there was an undeniable energy in the air that would inevitably lead to a hometown show like none other...
Earl Sweatshirt, Black Hippy Take Over Downtown Music Festival

Photography By: Lucas Farrar (@MrFarFetched)
When you see Earl Sweatshirt and Black Hippy headlining this year’s Downtown Music Festival, it makes you stop and realize how far these artists have come. On the one hand, you've got the 19-year-old Odd Future member whose growth since hitting the hip-hop…