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Frospotted! Pick Fros Not Fights at NuSol Natural Hair & Beauty Expo (Durham, NC)

Frospotted! Pick Fros Not Fights at NuSol Natural Hair & Beauty Expo (Durham, NC)

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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...
R.I.P. Reggae Pops! "Reggae Pops is My Homeboy" T-shirt proceeds continue to go to family

R.I.P. Reggae Pops! “Reggae Pops is My Homeboy” T-shirt proceeds continue to go to family

Reggae Pops with Footlong Development’s Asad at Soul Slam 5 – 2011 We would like to send a smoky farewell to our favorite Los Angeles dance floor resident, Reggae Pops! He was a friend and dance partner to so many and we’re happy to have had many a boogie night alongside the legend! When we...
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 ChesnuTT, Amel Larrieux, Alice Smith...
Pick Fros Not Fights!

Pick Fros Not Fights!

4×4 Black vinyl stickers now available from our Store!   Tweet
New Cody ChesnuTT album *Landing on a Hundred* Out NOW!

New Cody ChesnuTT album *Landing on a Hundred* Out NOW!

As big Cody ChesnuTT fan’s around here, we’ve been waiting 10 long years for his followup to The Headphone Masterpiece. We saw him perform at Sunset Junction in LA in 2009 and captured clips of him sharing live versions of the “Scroll Call” and “What Kind of Cool,” which are both included in this new album. Those...
Cognito makes the list! Complex names "The 50 Greatest Music Photographers Right Now"

Cognito makes the list! Complex names “The 50 Greatest Music Photographers Right Now”

Complex magazine took some time to name “The 50 Greatest Music Photographers Right Now” and Frolab’s own Cognito makes the list at #28! While we acknoledge there are definitely some of our favorite photographers who were omitted, its a nice shout out and we’re super proud of the Culture Capture Champ for being recognized for his...
WONDER-FULL LA7 w/ DJ SPINNA [9.29.12]

WONDER-FULL LA7 w/ DJ SPINNA [9.29.12]

FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT & KEISTAR PRODUCTIONS PRESENT WONDER-FULL LA7 CELEBRATING THE WONDER OF STEVIE 4 HOUR TRIBUTE SET BY DJ SPINNA (BROOKLYN,NY) SPINNING ALL STEVIE EXCLUSIVES, COVERS, SAMPLES & REMIXES OPENING SET BY MONALISA HOSTED BY COGNITO Saturday, Sep 29, 2012 9:00 PM – 2:30 AM GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!!! LIVE STEVIE INSPIRED TSHIRT SCREEN PRINTING BY FAMILY...
new music: rakotep = stacy epps + astronote "2"

new music: rakotep = stacy epps + astronote “2”

check out the new musical offering “2” from Rakotep, the new group composed of veteran emcee/songstress Stacy Epps and French super-producer Astronote! Two songs from their upcoming debut self-titled debut, “2”  satisfies your hunger for musical balance with the joint “Neva Know” featuring smooth sounds and soothing vocals and “Finish” as a lyrical feel-good summer track with heavy bass-lines and...
VIDEO: Esperanza Spalding "BLACK GOLD"

VIDEO: Esperanza Spalding “BLACK GOLD”

Leading up to the release of Esperanza Spalding’s next album RADIO MUSIC SOCIETY, check out the brand new short film for the single featuring Algebra Blesset “Black Gold.” Get a free download of “City of Roses” by heading over to her website and joining the mailing list. official words from Ms. Spalding.: This song is...

The Revivalist interviews songstress Nia Andrews: “from roadie to artistry”

The Revivalist caught up with the enchanting nia andrews during this month’s installment of CHURCH NYC where she was collaborating with Mark de Clive-Lowe on material from his latest release, Renegades. From being a roadie for the the Roots to becoming Common’s assistant and collaborator, andrews has led a long and unconventional road to becoming the vocalist...
VIDEO: Robert Glasper Experiment "Black Radio" Behind the Scenes [EPK]

VIDEO: Robert Glasper Experiment “Black Radio” Behind the Scenes [EPK]

Last summer we here at Frolab had the most amazing opportunity to document the making of the Robert Glasper Experiment’s new album “Black Radio.” The majority of the LP was recorded over 4 magical days in LA and it was a true honor to witness some of our generation’s greatest musicians create and collaborate in...