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LaunchDon Releases Music Career Guidance Platform [News]

January 24, 2017 by


Now this is dope! LaunchDon, a music industry insider group, devoted to advancing unsigned musical careers, today announces the release of the industry’s first question & answer platform designed to provide unsigned talent acts advice, on a case-by-case basis. The platform fields questions from all members of the unsigned music community – artists, DJ’s, sound engineers, producers or management […]

BottleRock Festival Announces 2017 Lineup [News]

January 5, 2017 by


First round of tickets already went on sale! Grab yours now.

Substantial Announces the Release of His Upcoming Album, The Past Is Always Present In The Future [News]

December 18, 2016 by


Intimate and laid back, this newly released contemporary hip-hop gem features visceral beats and cunning lyrics that enlighten and inspire. New songs and new arrangements of earlier songs from his recent EPs, taking listeners on a journey through the past, present and future. The Past Is Always Present In The Future cements Substantial’s musical legacy as one of […]

Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley Announces 4th Annual “Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise” [News]

December 15, 2016 by


Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley has announced the return of the 4th Annual Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise, set for November 13-18, 2017. Cruisers will aboard Royal Caribbean’s “Independence of The Seas” on November 13, 2017, making stops in Montego Bay and Ocho Rios Jamaica before returning on November 18, 2017. Tickets are now on sale and can be purchased by visiting The 4th annual cruise […]

DJ Stretch Armstrong and Evan Auerbach – No Sleep: NYC Nightlife Flyers 1988-1999 [News]

December 14, 2016 by


No Sleep is a visual history of the halcyon days of New York City club life as told through flyer art. Spanning the late 80s through the late 90s, when nightlife buzz travelled via flyers and word of mouth, No Sleep features a collection of artwork from the personal archives of NYC DJs, promoters, club kids, nightlife impresarios, […]

Aesop Rock – Lotta Years: Live from the Hill [Video]

November 27, 2016 by


Ahead of another massive tour starting next week, Aesop Rock has just shared another entry in his series of music videos for his career landmark album The Impossible Kid. “Lotta Years” goes the literal route, with the MC wandering around the city ruminating on the young people he encounters and his place in their culture. […]

DJ Semtex has a new book Hip Hop Raised Me [News]

November 24, 2016 by


  From its origins in the block parties of the Bronx in the 1970s to its status today as a global multi-billion dollar industry, from the voice of disaffected urban America to a President-electing powerbase, from Grandmaster Flash to Jay-Z, Hip Hop is nothing less than a phenomenon. Not just the most important musical genre […]