• REVIEW: FRST MCRN PRK PL PRTY

    By Nate Chinen – NYTimes

    “The deluge ceased shortly before the Hold Steady took the stage at McCarren Park Pool in Brooklyn on Sunday. Not that it mattered all that much. It was the first of this summer’s free JellyNYC Pool Parties at the site on the border of Greenpoint and Williamsburg, and more than a few concertgoers had come equipped with swimsuits. At one end of the municipal structure, they merrily abused a Slip ’n Slide. At the other end, on a makeshift dodgeball court, they abused one another. In the middle the serious fans behaved more typically, with fists pumping and voices raised.” [Read More]

    Check out pics of the event here.

  • Pimps of Jytme @ Yard

    Saturday, July 19th
    Turntables on the GOWANUS with The Pimps of Joytime!
    It’s going to be quite a funky affair as we bring the party to an unlikely waterway here in NYC… The Gowanus! DJ’s Nickodemus, Mariano & Cato + Nappy G & Christian Rogers on percussion + THE PIMPS OF JOYTIME *LIVE* & special guest Funk crate digger JOHN DOE from THE GETBACK (Vegas).

    Address: All takes place at THE YARD– an outdoor space on 388-400 Carrol Street & the Gowanus Canal in between Park Slope & Carrol Gardens BROOKLYN. F Train to Carrol Street (3 blocks walk) N&R to Union Street (6 Blocks walk). 3PM – 9PM/ $10

  • TOTH @ Wtr Txi Bch

    Friday, July 18th
    TOTH @ Water Taxi Beach
    TOTH with DJ’s Nickodemus & Mariano + Nappy G & Christian Rogers on percussion. Special guests MAGA BO taking us all around the World. Rain or moonshine the party will be on.

    Address: #2 Borden Avenue in LIC QUEENS – Right on the EAST River. Check Water Taxi Beach for full directions by Water Taxi, car, subway.

  • TOTH, Britt @ Wtr Txi Bch

    Friday, July 11th
    Turntables on the Hudson with KING BRITT
    8PM – 2AM / $10 to enter / 21 & over with ID

    It’s been a long time coming… DJ’s Nickodemus & Mariano + Nappy G & Christian Rogers on percussion. Special guest DJ KING BRITT & Wise Acre (Funky in the Middle)

    Address: #2 Borden Avenue in LIC QUEENS – Right on the EAST River. Check Water Taxi Beach for full directions by Water Taxi, car, subway.

  • TOTH @ Wtr Txi Bch

    Friday, July 4th
    TOTH PEACE BEATS @ Water Taxi Beach
    8PM – 2AM / $10 to enter / 21 & over with ID

    DJ’s Nickodemus & Mariano + Nappy G & Christian Rogers on percussion Special guests Dr. Juice (La sanatanera, Mexico), DJ SUN (Houston) and JEF STOTT LIVE (Six Degrees, SF) Rain or moonshine the party will be on.

    Address: #2 Borden Avenue in LIC QUEENS – Right on the EAST River. Check Water Taxi Beach for full directions by Water Taxi, car, subway.

    TOTH Website Here.

  • Beth Orton @ Clebr8 Bk

    July, 12th at 7:30 in the Prospect Park bandshell.

    More Info Here.

  • Duwbise @ StudioBPM

  • BK Hip Hop Fest

  • Akoya Afrobeat @ S-paw

    AKOYA AFROBEAT
    DJ Concerned
    Syd Kitchen
    $10
    7:30 pm doors/8 pm show
    there will be a special excerpt screening (apox. 5 mins), of ‘Africa is Not for Sissies’, @ 7:50, followed by an acoustic performance by Afro-Saxon minstrel poet, guitarist and singer song-fighter Syd Kitchen @ 8pm

  • Kode 9 @ WFC

    Kode9 / Juakali / Dub War / Forward Motion Theater

    Time: 9:00pm
    Date: July 1, 2008
    Location: World Financial Center

    Price: Free

    DJing the Winter Garden’s first dance party, Kode9’s set travels through a selection of dancehall-influenced, bass-heavy skank, currently referred to as grime and dubstep. Special guests include MC Juakali and DJ Dave Q and host of NYC’s Dub War events, and Forward Motion Theater provides the visuals.

    Website: www.worldfinancialcenter.com

  • The Get Down @ Love

    Check out Amir’s DLYSHN Here:
    04.19.08

  • Damian Lazarus @ Love

    Crosstown Rebels head honcho is back again in New York City for the 2nd installment of his new residency entitled ‘GET LOST.’ We have heard that he has called upon an even bigger alliance of crooks and bandits to join forces with him on the night of Thursday 3rd July. At least thats what the word is out on the streets. Something is going down. Something big is being planned. Something definetly is about to happen. Rumor also has it that the ‘GET LOST’ operation is being run by one of his top masterminds in his Rebels family. The only way we will all truly find out about any of this is in the caves of LOVE.

    Date: Thursday, July 3, 2008
    Hours: 10pm-4am
    Price: $20 advance tickets; $30 at the door
    Venue: LOVE
    Address: 179 Macdougal Street @ 8th

  • PeopleNYC @ Bar13