Friday, May 29, 2009

James Brown - Hot

When I first heard this song, I assumed David Bowie jacked it from James. Turns out to be the other way around.

James Brown - Hot

Louis Vuitton Underground


Louis Vuitton’s newest venture in Japan is the opening of their LOUIS VUITTON /underground/ store located in the Seibu department store in Ikebukuro. LOUIS VUITTON /underground/ is a concept store and will only be running for a limited period of time. To celebrate the opening, Louis Vuitton invited American rapper Kool Keith for a performance last night.

The store will open starting May 30th so if you’re in Japan, definitely check it out.




Via Hypebeast

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Supa Qool DJ Uncle Q - By All Means Badu


My good friend Supa Qool DJ Uncle Q put together an ill best of Badu mixtape. Great for the summer, or chillin with your girl. He also did a best of Raphael Saadiq which is real dope. I'll post that when I get a chance as well. Enjoy.

Listen: Supa Qool DJ Uncle Q - By All Means Badu

Download: Supa Qool DJ Uncle Q - By All Means Badu

via: Filthy Speaker Addict

Akai APC40 Ableton Controller

Akai APC40 - Opening the box from Tom Cosm on Vimeo.

Slated to be released June 30th, here's a sneak preview of the Akai APC40. If you don't have ableton, I suggest you get it...

Via Crate Kings

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Kanye West Feat. Mr. Hudson and Rihanna - Paranoid (Video)

My favorite song on 808 & Heartbreak. It's about time they shot this...

Monday, May 18, 2009

Jay Smooth conversation w/ Dan Charnas: Rap Materialism and Racial Humanity

Another great video, Dan Charnas, an amazing writer and hip hop OG (look him up) breaks down the Asher Roth incident that occurred a while back at Rutgers.

Via Illdoctrine

Words of wisdom from Jadakiss via Jay-z

This is short clip, but probably the truest thing I've heard in a while.

Nah Right

Sole 2 Sole By David Park

Soul 2 Sole from David Park on Vimeo.

David Park is a senior graduate student from Parsons School Of Design. As the subject of his thesis projcet he took sneaker culture and created a motion graphics piece on the history of sneaker culture and its interaction with sports, fashion, art and more. Fresh vid!
Via High Snobiety

Anita Baker - Caught Up The Rapture

I've been on some R&B ish for the past few weeks. This song is a personal favorite, I had the pleasure to see her perform live with Maxwell and Jill Scott at a BET awards dinner. So serious...

Friday, May 15, 2009

Drake - Say You Will Freestyle (Live in Toronto)

DRAKE-Say U Will Freestyle Toronto Show from Aaron A on Vimeo.

Via Nah Right

Air Jordan VII (OG) Bulls vs Magic ‘60+ Pack’


I'm so siked they finally released these again. On January 13, 1993 MJ dropped 64 points on the Magic wearing these. The VII's, black/dark charcoal/true red aka Raptors colorway will release along side the Orlando Magic theme. Set to release August of 2009 with a price tag of around $310.

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder


Stevie Wonder - Cash In Your Face

Mos Def - Casa Bey (Music Video)

I'm really feeling this song right now. The video is very creative, shout to Mos for continuing to do the damn thing!!

Mos Def - "Casa Bey" - The Ecstatic - 6.9.09

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Bebe & Cece Winans - Addictive Love

This seemed to be on Kiss FM every morning in 91. Listening to it still reminds me of rushing out of my house to catch the bus to school. So dope!

O'neal Mcknight - Pre Prom Mixtape

My boys Dub-L, DJ Cassidy and O'neal Mcknight have dropped a dope mixtape. Using crazy rare 80's instrumentals, O'neal freestyled six completely new songs, with guest appearances from Cass & Dubs. Very dope.



Take Control

This Is The Prom

I Hate Love


Rush Rush


Saturday, May 9, 2009

Friday, May 8, 2009

Jack Bauer is a maniac

I know this old, but still classic

Sunday, May 3, 2009

Saturday, May 2, 2009

Colonel Abrams - Not Gonna Let It

Now this is a party...