(image by Deirdre Maloney) Jay-Z just christened a billion dollar plus arena with 8 consecutive sold out shows.. in Brooklyn, NY. Re-read that and let that marinate. At this point Jay-Z can pull a Wayne Newton and just perform there as his exclusive home, I’m not even sure Brooklyn Nets fan..
Lincoln Hall was filled to the brim with excited fans this past Sunday as every sunburnt kid with a penchant for indie rock trekked it to the north side of Chicago to catch Tanlines’ exclusive Pitchfork after show ($7 with a Pitchfork wristband… basically a no-brainer). Tanlines released their first..
It’s that time again where ML frantically packs for the voyage to a farm an hour outside of Nashville. It’s where 100,000 or so attendees get their faces and ears melted off from 4 days of music, comedy, and film. If you aren’t fortunate enough to make it to Manchester,..
No joke, I nearly had an anxiety attack when I saw this on the Coachella stream an hour ago. After some digging around, I’m led to believe that a company named Musion created this mind boggling “performance” of 2pac. A bunch of “news” sources quoted Deutsche Telekom as the creator, but my guy Victor..
If I was a betting man, I’d say yes. They are probably waiting for State Farm (sponsor of the stream) to discount errr cut the check. If you look at the Schedule it says 10:35pm PT, and that is the only act that hits the stage at that time on..
Yo! I have a flight to catch in about 4 hours, yours truly is going back to SXSW. I’m currently shaking with anxiety, as there is so much to do so much to see, that I have oodles of content from last years SXSW that I never got to share with..
American Express has cut a fat check to live stream Jay-Z performing songs live from the famed Austin City Limits. Hov will perform songs as selected by twitter (HOLA HOVITO, PLEASE!!). I’ve watched a few Hov streams in my internet life time, and all of them have been pretty noteworthy..
Last night, I was in the building to Watch The Throne in Baltimore, MD. While I didn’t see any actual thrones, I did see arguably the two best live performers in hip hop. Since I never typed up my Watch The Throne album review (I wrote it on a back..
We’re accustomed to having the best of everything in New York, but the CMJ Music Marathon is basically a baby version of South by Southwest. But that’s not to say there aren’t shows to see. We’ve listed our picks below and will update with more as we find them. In..