Top 20 Best of SXSW 2013: Action Bronson

  There are three people we never want to cross in a dark alley way. Sonny LoSpecchio from A Bronx Tale Errol Barnes from Clockers Action Bronson from Flushing, Queens, NY. Why does he make the cut ?  Although we’re scared shit-less, we can’t help but be intrigued by his sporadic personality, and undeniable talent. Action Bronson has a way with words, and a way with visuals too. His current mixtape Rare Chandeliers, produced... Read More

Top 20 Best of SXSW 2013 : Riff Raff

  Starting off our Top 20 Best of SXSW is Houston’s “Jody HighRoller“, better known as Riff Raff. Why does he make the cut? Riff has been on the scene since the golden age of MySpace and hasn’t slowed down yet. Signed to Diplo’s label, Mad Decent, Riff has been dishing out videos religiously, featuring the likes of fellow SXSW artist Action Bronson and Kitty Pryde, with Drake and ASAP Rocky colabs on the way.  With... Read More

Rock The Bells 2012: San Bernardino

In the few short seconds before officials opened the black gates, San Bernardino’s Nos Events Center transformed from a field of scorching asphalt to the epicenter of hip-hop on the west coast. Drawing more than 37,000 fans this weekend, the Annual Rock The Bells festival served as a platform for more than 60 artists, all representing the past and future of hip hop music. On what seemed to be the hottest day of the summer (a burning 101 degrees)... Read More

Action Bronson & Statik Selektah – “Not Enough Words” Video

Action Bronson and Statik Selektah’s collaborative offering, Well Done, drops tomorrow, November 22nd. Here’s the first video from the project, for the track “Not Enough Words,” featuring Bronson as a very smooth criminal.  Read More

Action Bronson-Cooking in the Kitchen to Cooking in the Studio

Queens, NY-born rap artist  Action Bronson, once a  respected chef, is making strides towards putting his thumb print on the hip-hop circuit. Ever since he decided to leave the kitchen for a recording studio only eighteen months ago, Bronson has built up a loyal following. However, the artist Rolling Stone recently called the “Artist to Watch” has managed to stay in the kitchen, as he has become known for rapping about his culinary delights.... Read More

Converse presents True Till Def: A Night of Legendary Hardcore and Hip Hop at Santos Party House

On October 22nd, Santos Party House will be showcasing iconic hardcore and hip hop groups on the same night, under the same roof. Titled as True Till Def, the event will be presented by Converse with additional support from Monster Energy, Official.fm, and Thrasher Magazine. The showcase will highlight performances by the newly-reunited hardcore group, Youth of Today (their first NYC performance in over 20 years) and the Georgia-based sludge metal... Read More

Jelly NYC Announces ROCKBEACH

JellyNYC has teamed up with TOPMAN to bring us ROCKBEACH, this summer’s free show series set out in Floyd Bennett Field. There will be swimming pools, slip ‘n’ slides, volleyball, dodgeball, food, drinks and a whole lotta great bands. Penguin Prison headlines the first show on Saturday, July 9th, and though the detailed schedule hasn’t been posted yet, other featured artists include The Death Set, So So Glos, Bass Drum of... Read More



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