BY emily dirienzo
on Oct 20, 2010
In an age when teenagers are running amuck, emancipating themselves from their parents left and right, one cool young dude remains loyal to his homestead and isn't afraid to admit he's a mama's boy. Fourteen-year old rapper Brian Bradley, better known as the Astronomical Kid, sends a clear message to ogling men everywhere: "Stop Looking at My Moms" . The insanely catchy single is just as danceable as it is adorable, but don't let Kid's age fool you, he knows how to treat a lady and staring her down on the street isn't part of it. Read More
on Oct 19, 2010
Come on down to THE GALLERY this Thursday for CMJ's craziest party of the night featuring BUST-loving, KOOL KEITH & THE ULTRAMAGNETIC MC's. They'll be mixing up something otherworldly with their hypersexual old school hip-hop and alien talk. Also spinning and spraying will be 87 Stick Up Kids, Purple Crush (back from LA), Cerebral Vortex, Johnny Nelson, Lil' Friday, Cobra Krames, DirtyFinger, Marcus Price (Producer for Maluca), and Leo Justi. Whistles can be dampened at the bar with 2 for 1 Whiskey drinks from 10-12, and then doused from 2-2:30 at the OPEN BAR. Read More
BY Katie Zanin
on Oct 19, 2010
19-year-old Rye Rye is the first artist to be signed to acronym-loving M.I.A.’s record label N.E.E.T. (“Not in Education, Employment or Training.” The new video for “Sunshine” (featuring M.I.A.) is a mellow, lazy video shot on the streets and playgrounds of Baltimore. This great video is bound to conjure up some mixture of happiness and homesickness. The subdued beats, hazy colors and schoolyard choreography are a perfect cure for the early Fall blues. Read More
BY Lauren Rubin
on Oct 15, 2010
Regardless of how you might feel on our country's position in the battlefield, one thing is for sure. The men and women who courageously serve and sacrifice their lively hood on a daily basis to protect the good old US of A, deserve a hard rocking salute. Thankfully, the USO has paired up with VH1 to turn those over worn military uniforms into groove loving dancing pants. Read More
on Oct 08, 2010
New Feist documentary just released!
"Look What The Light Did Now" documents the creation of Leslie Feist's album The Reminder and the musical and visual collaborators that helped her along the way.
Directed by Anthony Seck, LWTLDN was shot in super 8 and HDSR. The documentary is full of performances and candid interviews about the intersection of art and music. Read More