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ART OF COOL FESTIVAL: APRIL 25+26, 2014 [DURHAM, NC] #SAVETHEDATE #AOCFEST

ART OF COOL FESTIVAL: APRIL 25+26, 2014 [DURHAM, NC] #SAVETHEDATE #AOCFEST

Mark your calendars for the Art of Cool Festival coming to Durham, NC next Spring, April 25th & 26th! Curated by The Art of Cool Project & Frolab, a world class line-up of R&B / Soul & Jazz musicians has just been announced, featuring Maceo Parker, Bilal, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, Cody...
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CAROLINA SOUL TRIBUTE: Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, N’Dambi, Marcus Strickland, Gerald Clayton, Bilal & Nnenna Freelon! curated by Frolab's Cognito - April 26th [DURHAM, NC]

CAROLINA SOUL TRIBUTE: Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, N’Dambi, Marcus Strickland, Gerald Clayton, Bilal & Nnenna Freelon! curated by Frolab’s Cognito – April 26th [DURHAM, NC]

Poster by Roland Lefox We’ve been SUPER busy the last few of months working hard alongside The Art of Cool Project, to present the first ever Art of Cool Fest in Downtown Durham, North Carolina! This has been a huge project, bringing many acts who have never performed in the “triangle” area of North Carolina, to...
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Audio: Rakim Honors Mandela With A Banger * Madiba*

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(Photo By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs© ) via:Snoop “November 23rd marks the 20th Anniversary of Snoop Dogg’s highly-acclaimed Doggystyle, in which his lyrical realism and distinctive vocal flow forever changed hip-hop and helped define the genre into what it is today. In honor of this date, Snoop has created an enticing mixtape of the samples used...
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LA:Dec 6th FLAVORS LA 6 DJ SPINNA JROCC And EVIL DEE GET TICKETS NOW

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Video: Hiatus Kaiyote *Building A Ladder And Lace Skull* LIVE on Soundcheck

Video: Hiatus Kaiyote *Building A Ladder And Lace Skull* LIVE on Soundcheck

(Photo By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs© ) Hiatus Kaiyote  has returned to the states to do what they do great. While in New York they stopped by WNYC for an interview and to film these dope performances. “Building A Ladder” Listen to the interview now BUY “TAWK TOMAHAWK” NOW Tweet
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FRIDAY NOVEMBER 22, 2013 FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT & FROLAB PRESENT THE ORIGINAL FELA KUTI TRIBUTE PARTY *JUMP N FUNK* RICH MEDINA VISUALS: MARK HINES(MARKSMEN) OPENING SET: DJ DESTROYER @ THE ECHO 1822 SUNSET BLVD. LA (ECHO PARK) 90026 21+ 9PM-2AM $15 DOOR $10 ADVANCE TICKETS: BUY NOW “Easily one of our most up tempo/high energy events...
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This is the only radio you need in your life right now in Robert Glasper Experiment’s Black Radio 2. How do you top Grammy Award winning “Black Radio”? How bout co-labs with Nora Jones, Jill Scott, Snoop Dog to name a few.  The deluxe edition gets you 4 bonus cuts featuring Eric Roberson, Macy Gray, Bilal...