Browsing All Posts filed under »Contests« Presents: The Raw West Coast [Beat Battle]

April 1, 2014 by


“Michigan Raw” was started in Detroit in 2010 and became one of the most significant beat battles in the city., Da-What and a number of other blogs are helping them take it to the next level!  We are expanding the contest to include the rest of the USA and even other countries.  Here at Da-What, I will […]

#FREETICKETS Equipto – Act a Fool Birthday Bash at Slim’s SF 3/15 [CONTEST]

March 3, 2014 by


Got a great line up of Bay Area Hip Hop next Saturday, March 15th and Slim’s SF.  It is Equipto’s birthday and he will be celebrating with King Tee, Mac Mall, Totally Insane Michael Marshall, Solid City, Troubleman and Myke One.  We got some tickets to giveaway and we are gonna make it easy on ya! […]

FREE TICKET GIVEAWAY – Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton Documentary in San Francisco 3/2/14 [CONTEST + Show PREVIEW]

February 22, 2014 by


As I mentioned before, in support of his new documentary, director Jeff Broadway is touring the country with select screenings, Q&A sessions and musical performances.  “Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton” is a feature-length documentary about avant-garde Los Angeles-based record label Stones Throw Records. The film weaves together rare concert footage, never-before-see archival material, inner-circle home […]

FREE TICKET GIVEAWAY – Blackalicious Live at Slims SF 2/14/14 [CONTEST]

February 6, 2014 by


UPDATE: CONTEST OVER! STAY TUNED FOR FUTURE CONTESTS FROM DA-WHAT.COM! Not sure what to do on Valentine’s Day?  Too broke to pay for the date?  Da-What has got you covered because we are giving away TWO free tickets to the Blackalicious show at Slim’s SF on February 14th.  To enter, leave a comment on THIS […]’s 5 Year Anniversary Give-Aways! [Contests]

December 4, 2013 by


I cannot believe that has been providing new music, articles, interviews and perspective for 5 years now! When I started this with the homies, I had no idea where it would take me and I can’t honestly guess where it will go in the next 5.  On this anniversary I want to thank every […]

TICKET GIVEAWAY! Gilbere Forte & Nylo at The New Parish [Contest]

October 24, 2013 by


For those of you in the Bay Area, we are giving away tickets to see up-n-comer Gilbere Forte, Nylo, Luke Christopher, DLRN and a DJ set by Hugo! The show is tomorrow, Friday, October 25th at The New Parish in Oakland.  Tickets for you and a friend to go.  ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS […]

Curren$y & Jet Life – Red Eye [Mixtape]

August 5, 2013 by


Not too long ago it was announced that Jet Life and BitTorrent had brokered a new deal.  Curren$y tends to be on the cutting edge of this independent stuff and I am excited to see what it brings.  Here is the first offering since they partnered up, a mixtape from the crew. This is a […]