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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...
Dope Audio: Doggystyle: The Samples Mixed By Snoop Dogg

Dope Audio: Doggystyle: The Samples Mixed By Snoop Dogg

(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...
Audio: Madlib x Benji B on BC 1xtra Interview and Mix

Audio: Madlib x Benji B on BC 1xtra Interview and Mix

(Photo by Cognito-Culture Capture Champ©) Madlib The Bad Kid sits down with Benji B and blessed our ears with some unreleased dopeness. Listen Now! Tweet
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
LA: 11/22 *JUMP N FUNK* Rich Medina *FELA Tribute* With DJ Destroyer

LA: 11/22 *JUMP N FUNK* Rich Medina *FELA Tribute* With DJ Destroyer

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...

Audio: Blu x Nottz *Gods In The Spirit* EP Listen Now

(Photos By Cognito – Culture Capture Champ© ) BUY NOW: iTunes “After hitting the internet with the Nitty Scott, MC featured “Boyz II Men,” the soulful “End of the World,” featuring Rashad, and the feature heavy banger “Crooks in Castles,” L.A. spit kickerBlu and VA’s super producer Nottz Raw are pleased to release their collaborative extended play release, Gods In The Spirit. Consisting of six tracks,...
LA: FRIDAY 10/11 DJ SPINNA *WonderFull LA 8* At The Arena

LA: FRIDAY 10/11 DJ SPINNA *WonderFull LA 8* At The Arena

(Artwork By Joe Buck) BUY ADVANCED TICKETS NOW & $12 TICKETS AVAILABLE AT AMOEBA ON SUNSET BLVD. FRIDAY OCTOBER 11, 2013 FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT & KEISTAR PRODUCTIONS PRESENT WONDER-FULL 8 A TRIBUTE TO THE WONDER OF STEVIE 4 HOUR SET BY DJ SPINNA SPINNING ALL STEVIE ORIGINALS, REMIXES, EXCLUSIVES, SAMPLES & COVERS OPENING SET: MONALISA HOSTED...
Buy Now: DJ HouseShoes *King James Version Vol 1 Vinyl 2 x LP Redefinition Records

Buy Now: DJ HouseShoes *King James Version Vol 1 Vinyl 2 x LP Redefinition Records

(Photo By Cognito-Culture Capture Champ© ) Being a huge fan of DJ Muro, Ken Sport and the Dusty Finger comps that made sample digging cats like myself jump for joy each time one was released. Now comes one for the ages Presented by DJ HouseShoes. We posted the free download of *King James Version Vol.1*...
Seen That: Bilal *Butterfly Feat Robert Glasper* Video

Seen That: Bilal *Butterfly Feat Robert Glasper* Video

(Photo By Cognito-Culture Capture Champ©) The most beautiful song on Bilal’s latest lp “A Love Surreal” now has visuals to go with it. This is a new recording with Bilal adding some shine to an already polished lp version. BUY THIS ALBUM NOW!!! Tweet
Video: Stacy Epps *LoveLite* Prod By IamNobodi

Video: Stacy Epps *LoveLite* Prod By IamNobodi

(Photo Shot By Culture Capture Champs©) Stacy Epps links up with producer iamnobodi for this smoothed out soulful track that fits Miss Eps vocals like a brand new pair of gloves. Check the video & audio! via:Okayfuture “LoveLite” is the first joint off IAMNOBODI‘s upcoming collaborative EP with Epps, who’s got quite the resume having...
Video: Janelle Monae Gets Busy On Letterman *Dance Apocalyptic* LIVE *Electric Lady* Out NOW

Video: Janelle Monae Gets Busy On Letterman *Dance Apocalyptic* LIVE *Electric Lady* Out NOW

(Photo Shot By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs ©) The Archandroid Janelle Monae set Dave Letterman’s stage and desk on fire last night on the eve of the release of her new lp “Electric Lady”. Watch her electrifying performance now! Then go buy the album! BUY NOW!!! Digital  iTunes & Cd & Wax on Janelle Monae.Com   Tweet
Audio: Rapsody *JEDI CODE* Feat Phonte And Jay Electronica *SHE GOT GAME* DWNLD

Audio: Rapsody *JEDI CODE* Feat Phonte And Jay Electronica *SHE GOT GAME* DWNLD

Jamala Armies 1st lady Rapsody drops a banger from her just released ” SHE GOT GAME” *Gangsta Grillz* mix tape hosted by DJ Drama. Phonte sets the joint off with his classic flow we all have been missing then Rap comes thru and shows she can old her own with some of the best and...