13 Year Old DJ Dwells Takes The DMC NY Regionals

When I was 13 years old, I was out there dipped in a Nautica sailing jacket, Tommy Hilfiger jeans, and an upside down Fila visor.  Why?  Been AZN.  Instead of doing something remotely productive, all I had to show for myself was an awful orange haircut and regrets looking back on my choice of headwear […]

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Jam On It: David Dallas ft. Freddie Gibbs – My Mentality

Four years ago, when I was unemployed, I listened to this guy named David Dallas talk about making the “Big Time.”  It was the only song I had ever heard by him as he spit verse after verse about the bleak future of our country and the question marks that hung over our heads.  Based […]

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Get Familiar with DJ JayCeeOh

Some quick facts about DJ JayCeeOh: he was born in Los Angeles, raised in the East Coast, and is currently residing back in LA. He recently competed in a television show called “Master of the Mix” by VH1 and Smirnoff, which he dominated and took first place. So it’s safe to say that when you […]

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RECAP: The Rap Up With Gilbere Forte

The Rap Up held a show at The Roxy featuring artist Gilbere Forte. Now signed to Epic Records, the Philadelphia native has been creating a buzz around town with his new mixtape “Pray.” With Alexander Spit being the opening act, it set the mood for the rest of the night. The true Forte fans with the “Pray” […]

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With the summer  season heating up, we’ve noticed people are not wasting time when it comes to throwing parties. And to be honest, who doesn’t love a good party? That kickback last week was rad and we sure did see it all on your Instagrams and Vines. That day party you went to last weekend […]

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Sun God Festival 2013 San Diego

The Sun God Festival held at UC San Diego, featured a packed line up including Poreotics, Danny Brown, and Kendrick Lamar as the headliner. The festival was put together as part of the Sun God For a Cause campaign, which gives funding to music programs throughout public schools in San Diego. Red Bull was also […]

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Jam On It: Scienze ft. Blu – Charlie Brown

Elements Of Music (EOM) reminds us that even though electronic music is alive and well, jazz infused melodies never die.  Add in one part Scienze and one part Blu, and you’ve got some mellow goodness for your Memorial Day hangover.  Look for Brooklyn’s very own, Scienze, to release his upcoming project Ella soon.  Until then, […]

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Rock The Bells 2013 Announcement Party

On May 14th, The House of Blues in Hollywood hosted the annual announcement party for Rock The Bells. Marking the 10-year anniversary for the Hip-Hop festival, the venue was buzzing with excitement. The evening opened with a video montage comprised of footage spanning Rock The Bells’ history thus far. Featuring commentary from past artists such […]

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Get Familiar: DJ Rashida

Whether it’s commanding a private room full of tastemakers or a music-hungry crowd at a concert, this DJ will definitely get you to listen. She’s worked for some of the biggest names in the music industry and has spun at some of the most memorable events worldwide. When it comes to style and grace, she’s […]

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Live @ The Roxy: Blu x Tiron + Ayomari

Purple is my favorite color, but Blu is one of my favorite spitters.  Thus, I jumped on the chance to see him along with the duo of TiRon and Ayomari at The Roxy last Sunday. Yes, on a Sunday night. Talk about giving a middle finger to the work week.  

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Jam On It: De La Soul ft. The Spirit Of The Wu – Get Away

Fans of throwback, golden-era hip-hop music rejoiced earlier this week when the legendary group De La Soul dropped a new joint on the web, “Get Away”.  The track’s mellow beat brings a different vibe compared to their previous work, but it still delivers that distinct De La Soul sound.  Some of you may have questioned […]

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Details @ Midnight: Hennessy V.S. x Nas – A Date In The Desert

4-12-2013. As night one of Coachella 2013 drew to a close, there was another Very Special event set to go down in the balmy deserts of the Coachella Valley. Paper lanterns and glowing orange tipis lit the path that led us to the exclusive Hennessy V.S. party: Details @ Midnight hosted by legendary emcee, and […]

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Lil Wayne Hospitalized

Lil Wayne is in ICU in critical condition after suffering yet another seizure. The 30-year-old rapper was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Hospital in L.A. at night on Tuesday March 12th after suffering multiple seizures.  He was released Wednesday, but just hours later one of his bodyguards found him in his room, on the floor and unconscious. […]

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Beat Swap Meet LA returns…

Los Angeles vinyl junkies and hip-hop fans will be treated to the return of Beat Swap Meet this weekend inside the Historic Chinatown Plaza. Celebrating their 5 year mark, this one will be going on for 2 days! So if you can’t make it tomorrow, you still got Sunday to get some goods from local […]

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A Session with Vice

Full time DJ, music producer, store owner, sneaker head, family man, and nightlife maestro…Vice lives a jet set life and we were lucky to catch a minute of his hectic schedule to get a few questions in. He gave us a quick session on the turntables and even got a tour of his dope recording […]

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