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Monthly archive March, 2009
DJ Jamad: Afromentals Radio #200

DJ Jamad: Afromentals Radio #200

Because of some server problems we have not posted Jamads “Afromentals” radio show from Sirius/XM. Back in full efx is show #200. Welcome back Jamad. And all our Cali readers  look out for Jamad in SF & LA 2nd week of April. More info coming soon. Download Hour One Here Download Hour Two Here Tweet...

Who’s that bitin’ Black Spade?

Oh boy. This concerns fam so we’re sharing the beat jackin tale of Charles Hamilton blatently stealin Black Spade’s “Shinin’”- check the story from Fresh Selects which explains the situation in detail and includes a video response from Black Spade aka Stoney Rock breaking down the layers of HIS beat and how its impossible someone...
ShuChef: Niketerian Produce List

ShuChef: Niketerian Produce List

ShuChef is in need of some Nike nourishment….. Air Yezzy drop this weekend Tweet
DOOM prints on sale NOW!

DOOM prints on sale NOW!

We conclude DOOM week on Frolab with the release of the first series of our exclusive DOOM x Frolab art prints: On sale NOW – Hand-pulled, fine art screen print in honor of our favorite villain, DOOM! The 1 color 22″ x 22″ print is available on white Somerset 100% cotton paper. Edition of 50....

Frolab EXCLUSIVE: Mos Def speaks on DOOM

In honor of DOOM week here at Frolab, and in anticipation of the new Ecstatic album coming soon from Mos Def, we share with you some studio moments with Mos dissecting his favorite DOOM lyrics. In addition to a challenge to Weezy (hilarious), Mos talks about why he respects the Supervillain’s approach to hip hop...

Jill Scott’s New HBO Show starts This Sunday!

Head over to HBO.com to check our the trailer for The No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency starring Jill Scott! The shows are based on the best selling novels by Alexander McCall Smith. Based in the African nation of Botswana, Jill stars as “Precious Ramotswe’, a woman following her dreams by opening her country’s first and only...
Time to upgrade! I want one

Time to upgrade! I want one

I LOVE my Wacom Intuos3 tablet and now they’ve upgraded the features for the new Intuos4! As if I need something else on my wish list! Tweet
How we captured "DOOM" (on canvas)

How we captured “DOOM” (on canvas)

Inspiration can come from many things and many places. So me and some of our westcoast frolaborators got together this weekend to just that…..Frolaborate!!!!!!!!! After gettin blessed with the link for the new DOOM LP “Born Like This” (Out tomorrow on Lex Records) from the download gods, we thought “Hey lets do some screenprinting this...

Oakland… Bucktown?!

Saturday was a cold and rainy day in the Bay Area. As I set out to attend a dance recital in support of a good friend I heard a rumor about another shooting in in Oakland. My first thoughts were, “Not another B.A.R.T incident?!”, well it wasn’t. Lovelle Mixon, 26, a parolee from Oakland was...
ATL: "Everybody Loves Chris - JAX Lives" Tonite

ATL: “Everybody Loves Chris – JAX Lives” Tonite

(ATLANTA – March 9, 2009) “Everybody Loves Chris – Jax Lives” on March 19 at The Earl is a tribute to the life of Chris “Jax” Thurston.  Jax, a member of Atlanta Hip-Hop Mainstay Binkis Recs, passed away suddenly late last year, leaving an irreplaceable void in the city. The Show was originally intended to...
ShuChef: Spring Feast for ya Feet!

ShuChef: Spring Feast for ya Feet!

Via Sneakernews adidas 4 way Consortium feat… Patta…A.R.C….SNS….LimitEdtion SuperStar 80′s adidas” Patta” Forum Hi……Amserdam reps the Ill colorways. Wonder Why. LOL! Supra x Stubbs B.bB.Q x SXSW Shouts out to Annie at Overamerica for her potluck dish to add to the ShuChefs menu. This special edition package will include a pair of Stubb’s Skytops, a...
Happy OH.G.FRO-leaf Clova Day!

Happy OH.G.FRO-leaf Clova Day!

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