Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Video: Raekwon - Wu Ohh (Behind The Scenes)...

Video: The Bloody Beetroots Feat. DJ Steve Aoki - Warp...

They killed all the hipsters? Damn, kind of ironic.

For more info, peep the previous dope ass post we hit on the Beetroots Here.

Video: The Roots Crew On Shade 45 Morning Show...

Finally they can give their fans some type of cohesive modern effort due to their absence on tour.

Damn, their grind > ________

Video: Oh Y'all Still Rap Battle???...

You can catch this tonight, 8:00 p.m. March 31st at


Monday, March 30, 2009

Gadgets: Do You Like Rubbers???...

Timepiece brand Casio has shed some light on a Detroit based boutique (Sneaker&Clothing Pusher) Burn Rubber to bring this beautiful and may we add, mustfuckinghave G-Shock DW-5600 model.

We don't know what the release date is, as we stumbled across this beauty while browsing your favorite "You're not up on this" website, but since we're hawking this piece we'll let you know when we find out.


Burn Rubber's Homepage

Misc: Live W/ G.O.O.D Music @ SXSW Fader Fort W/ DJ Semtex...

Audio: Live W/ G.O.O.D Music @ SXSW Fader Fort W/ DJ Semtex

Video: Oh You Thought He Was Done???...

Method Man from the Wu-Tang Clan can still get it on and popping with these days stipulations.

Peep the whole thing if you still doubtin the ways of the M-E-T-H-O-D, man.

Video: Prince Feat. Q-Tip - Chocolate Box...

Tha Abstract Poetic teamed up with Minnesota's own to bring you this new joint, kind of out of nowhere. We definitely were suprised when we found this in our inbox. But hey, it's music + the Innanetz so...you know how that goes.

Oh yeah, Prince is embracing the Auto-Tunage..

Saturday, March 28, 2009

Video: Pimpin' Curly Lets You Know...

"Mothafuckin' snake nigga...Got the mothafuckin' zoo on...Look at my back!" - Curly

All before the first half a minute. *DEAD*

Video: CuDi Chops It Up, Shows Us His Life... In ALIFE...

Ohio emcee KiD CuDi walks into ALIFE boutique as they have him speak his piece. He touches on his origin, Kanye opening doors for artists like him and his ilk and briefly touches on his "retirement".

Yo...Cudi is a cool ass motherfucker.

Video: Bye Bye T.I.P...

So a year and a day. Note that the "Day" is for enabling the commited to shave 15% off of their sentence on the terms of good behavior. T.I.P could serve an estimated 298 days — or a little less than 10 months. He is expected to get credit for the two weeks he sat in jail after his arrest and before posting a $3 million bond. He heads up the river on May 19th.

Gonna bump some T.I tunage in his memory.

Misc: Because It's Saturday...

Video: Lebron Is Better Than You...

That's why you're not in the NBA.

Friday, March 27, 2009

Eat Out With Her And She'll Dig You...

While checking around on what we could offer, we came across the fact that it is "dine out" week in Brooklyn!

Check Here and then pop open the PDF file for the full list of places where you can take her to swoon and sweep her out of those shoes that she keeps hinting are hurting her feet..maybe you two can relax after a good meal!

Thank us later.

New Music: Jay-Z Feat. Diddy - Maybe...

Listen/ Download Here. Jay-Z Feat. Diddy - Maybe

So this is obviously unfinished whether it be mixing or verse changes, newmusiccartel.com liberated this track with the propper tagging.

"Live or die baby, sink or swim?" -Jay

Events: Friday Nights @ 14th Street Union Square...

For the past few summer's nights you were able to stumble across an impromptu rap freestyle session in the heart of downtown.

Now we're letting you know in advance so you can actually program this random event in your iPhones many reminder apps.

There's going to be live Hip-Hop at 14th Street Union Square tonight. Enjoy yourselves and bring your A game.

Who knows, we've seen business men with suits jump in and kick a rhyme or two.


Take the L,Q,R,N.W To 14th Street Union Square


Approx. 8:00 p.m

Video: Face It, Mario Will Never Die In Our Hearts...

...Unfortunately he just cannot survive in our world.

We found this interesting short project while browsing. Comedy.

Check out more funny shorts after the Via Jump.

Via ThinkUltra

Mos Def Likes DOOM, We Like DOOM, We Like You, So You Like DOOM??? Right???...

Mos Def Spits DOOM's Lyrics From Memory:


*Posted in ALL CAPS because that's how you spell the mans' name.

Via FroLab

Video: No Class Reunion For Your Favorite Harlem Goons...

Wow...there you have it. I guess we can just stop "Hoping & wishing" as Cam put it.

Personally, we'd rather hear Killa over all the remixes that Jim has been over. Day & Night Featuring Cam'ron would have been something serious.

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Video: Your Childhood Was So Wild Until...

...You had to grow up and pay bills.

" An adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s story, where Max, a disobedient little boy sent to bed without his supper, creates his own world–a forest inhabited by ferocious wild creatures that crown Max as their ruler. "

Luckily director Spike Jonze has brought one of the most memorable childrens' books to the big screen with his cinematic rendition of "Where The Wild Things Are".

The book, which has been around for almost half a century remains a fvorite to many parents in their night time reading repertoire.

The film is set to release later this year/early 2010.

We. Are. Hyped.

Via Trailer Addict

Video: Jabari Interviews Young Money...

Speaks on Internet Commenters and Bloggers:

Speak on Lil Wayne and Chemistry Together:

Regardless of what you say, you cannot deny that Lil' Dwayne Carter has the grind of a savage animal.

Props to Jabari

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Subscription Update: You = Awesome...

To all of you who have subscribed via email we thank you.

Video: The Seed...

Things like this make you remember that we are organic.

Enjoy, New York.

MTA Increases Fare And Cuts Services...

" The fare hikes on the subway and buses, including an increase in the base subway and bus fare to $2.50, from $2, will take effect on May 31.

The service cuts are far reaching. They include the elimination of 35 bus routes and two subway lines, the W and Z. Off-peak and weekend subway, bus and commuter rail service will also be cut back.

'It’s truly sad that a few individuals can hold all these brave individuals hostage,” Mr. Hemmerdinger said when the meeting started...'

Continue Reading After The Jump

Video: Jim Jones Is On Spring Break...


Cone paper cups catching water at a fire hydrant, BFF talk, Jones' voice.

Via Herfection

Adrian Champion Presents Stars & Stripes: The White Stripes Reimagined...

Download Here. Adrian Champion - Stars&Stripes: The White Stripes Reimagined (Full Album)

This spring just got a little more interesting!!!


Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Video: Hi-Jynx Rocking Well...Freestyle @ Rockwell's...

Dude who grabbed the mic after didn't even know what to do...


* Props to the band for trying to listen as they tried to stay on beat. Comedy!

Previous Post: Hi-Jynx performing this week Live...

Follow Hi-Jynx on Twitter

Via DirtySoufYankee.com

Misc: We'll Be On Cloud Nine, In Our Treehouse!!!...

Message from the designer Dietrich Wegner:

" Often my material choice is made to contradict an aspect of an image and strives towards a realistic depiction of the image. A mushroom cloud is fluffy like synthetic cotton, yet a Poly-fil mushroom cloud becomes fun and cozy.

The ephemeral beauty of a mushroom cloud frightens me, how it floats for a minute, delicate and blooming, yet remains chaotic and utterly destructive. I experience a contradiction between what my eyes enjoy and what my mind knows.


We're sending you around today...

Misc: This Tastes Like Chicke...No, Obama!!!...

Interior Design Room

We're sending you around today...

Video: KiD CuDi Rocks SXSW...

Briefly touches on his 'retirement' and with good reason.

Via Semtex TV

Video: If They Twant A Twoblem With Twitter...

We'll be too busy laughing our asses off.

" A young man struggles against the pressure to Twitter his life away. "

Fail Whale > You.

It means we're disconnected...
If we're disconnected we can't Twitter...
If we can't Twitter, we don't exist.

See what all the Hub-Bub is about.


New Music: Wale Ft. Lady Gaga - Chillin'...

Listen/Download Here. Wale Ft. Lady Gaga - Chillin'

One of our colleagues is seriously obsessed with this Lady Gaga. Wale from "Da Capital" linked up with her via "Label Resources" to produce the single off of his upcoming album Defecit.

Sounds like an interesting endeavor seeing as how we loved The Mixtape About Nothing. We'll definitely give this Defecit , our attention with no ADD in sight.

Via Illionaire

Monday, March 23, 2009

Video: Keri Hilson Ft. Kanye West & Ne-Yo - Knock You Down...

Umm...1:44! Check please.

Hopefully we get to attend the album release in one piece and bring back some coverage.

Video: Wale Drops Something In The Club...

Having a good time.

Wale dropped his record 'Chillin' in conjunction with these promotional T-Shirts at a club in his hometown.

Sounds pretty good.

Follow Wale on Twitter Here.

Wale on Twitter

If Kanye's Face Were On A Toothbrush...Would You Use It???...

...Because the people over at Complex Magazine definitely placed him into their mouths with that cover headline.

Friday, March 20, 2009

Gear: Supreme, Supreme, Supreme...

Just in time for the spring, brand Supreme releases some Panel Cap headgear for those needing to switch it up a bit. The caps come in the mainstay colorways and this time feature a "Tiffany" teal addition, which we think is very necessary for this spring/summer as that "dope" color.

Check out what else Supreme has in store, no pun, at their Online location.

Supreme Online Shoppe

Events: Yes We Can, For Fashion...

...Yes we can, add Obama's name a likeness to anything that young black people are doing and make it look productive!

No really though, come out and support emerging talent in the fashion and garment world at this once in a season event.

Up and coming fashion designer Kissed By Rain will be showing at this event so you definitely know it will be well placed.

Located At:

John Dewey High
Brooklyn Ny, Ny

Bay 50 & Ave X

Doors @ 6, Show @ 7

Kissed By Rain Hompage

Video: KiD CuDi - The Sky Might Fall On The Carson Daly Show (Live)...

Here's more footage from the previous post.

Previous Post: KiD CuDi - Dat New New on Carson Daly (Live)

New Music: GLC Ft. Kanye West & T-Pain - Flight School...

Listen/ Download Here. GLC Ft. Kanye West & T-Pain - Fligt School (CDQ)

Now...don't be ignorant. Upon first glance at the record most of you are scratching your head asking, who the Fu*k is a GLC??? Well GLC is the artist that this record is from. He's a Chicagoan artist on the G.O.O.D roster and has been putting in work for quite some time now.

They changed the production to reflect the marketing on this one but it's not that much of a drastic change to disrupt the conveyance of the tracks mood.

The previous version, however, will be the version that stays in our hearts.

Video: Obama On Jay Leno 3/19/09...

Real Talk.

That charisma, can't describe it. Jay Leno kept it funky with the questions for the Commander-in-Chief.

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Jo Jo Pellegrino Feat. Goapelle- Closer To My Dreams...

This track is fire.

Welcome back to JJP. The hell has dude been?

We still remember that one Clue freestyle that put us on to him back in the day over that Shyne beat.

"Battle me and beat me fat chance/ I'll rub you off like a lap dance/ Put ya dukes up I clap hands/ Cause its the most authentic, ghetto recommend street tested/ Who walk like a senator?, draw like a register?/ Joey is original, you more like a replica/ Joey shine so bright, soften your retina, get tossed like a wrestler." -JJP

Via StreetCosignor

Video: KiD CuDi - Dat New New On The Carson Daly Show (Live)...

Oh So You Don't Wanna Piss Your Fu*king Panties???...

" Sometimes when nature calls, you may not be in the most convenient place to answer. "

We're all sure that many of you have either dropeed your expensive iPhone into a toilet, pee'd while talking on the phone in a public restroom, or couldn't find a restroom to go to because they want you to purchase a stick of friggin' gum before they give you the damn key attached to a wooden board the size of ... sorry.

We digress...

Introducing the newest amazing app for the Apple iPhone. This one's called "Have2P". See what they did there?

What this app does is it pinpoints your current location and literally searches around for the nearest available restroom so you can stop doing that stupid dance on the corner of Spring street in SoHo due to nothing but expensive boutiques in your immediate vicinity.

Jesus, thank-you nerds.

Download Have2P Here.

Have2P for the Apple iPhone

Video: Mos Def The Ecstatic Promotional Trailer...

Mos Def - Words - The Ecstatic - in stores Spring 2009

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Video: Jabari interviews Young Money (speaks on Internet Commenters and Bloggers) pt. 1...

" Jabari sits down with Jae Millz, Mack Maine, and Gudda Gudda of Young Money Entertainment to talk about some of the comments they receive online. "

New Music: Rick Ross - Usual Suspects (45 Sec. Listening Session Snippet)...

Listen /Download Here. Rick Ross Ft. NaS - Usual Suspects.

...Doesn't make sense downloading such a short/shitty clip.

From the looks of things everybody's favorite Curtis hater has some pretty official guests on this album. Ranging from NaS to Mr. West himself, Ross is preparing to set his name in stone ass the boos of new wave smooth yay music.

* Dallas Penn even commented that the listening session was a very official one and was very impressed by the guest appearances verses.


Previous Post: What The Fu*k Rick Ross???...

New Music: Cam'Ron - Caveman...

Listen/ Download Here. Cam'Ron - Caveman

Killa released a new track for the fans of his new found 'New York meets his environment for the past couple years' flow.

Crime Pays dropping May 5th!!


Gear: Diamond Life x Sade Graphic Design...

Sade will be featured prominently as the graphic homage on the new Diamond Supply spring graphic tees.

Judging by the Online Webstore being temporarily shut down, Nick and Co. must be gearing up for a slew of fine releases.

Interesting. Those shirts will be purchased heavy.

Follow Diamond Co. on Twitter here, for updates.

Via Freshness

Suck My Motha Fu@#in' Fashion...

" Some lollipops contain fillings, such as bubble gum or soft candy. Some novelty lollipops have more unusual items, such as mealworm larvae, embedded in the candy. Other novelty lollipops have non-edible centers, such a flashing light, embedded within the candy; there is also a trend of lollipops with sticks attached to a motorized device that makes the entire lollipop spin around in one's mouth. "

Confection mixed with a designer based forum for the "Tastemakers" of this generation, you may just see these for retail in a Gucci, Louis Vuitton, or Yves Saint Laurent flagship location near you..

Gear: For All You Thuggish Sexy Women Out There...

Married To The MOB is back with a slew of gear for the spring. You ladies can check out the return of what we believe to be called thier 24th street denim as well as a few new graphic tees.

For more of the aesthetic that will be running rampant this spring/summer peep the Blog.

These releases should officially drop in their Online Boutique in the coming weeks.

We think MTTM is a dope line for the females and wouldn't be mad strolling with a shorty rockin' that thang in them MTTM jeans. Don't you?

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

New Music: Jim Jones - Frienemies...

Listen/ Download Here. Jim Jones - Frienemies

Shown giving daps to Shawn Corey's # 1 Frienemy.

New Music: Fabolous - Throw In The Bag Ft. The Dream + More...

Listen/ Download Here. Fabolous - What It Look Like

Listen/ Download Here. Fabolous - Throw In The Bag Feat. The Dream

Monday, March 16, 2009

88-Keys & Kanye West - Stay Up (Viagra)...

Comedy. Concept was predictable but good play-off nonetheless.

Track off of Key's The Death Of Adam

New Music: More New Lupe...Singing In An Accent...

Listen/ Download Here. Lupe Fiasco - Crowd Participation

Previous Post - Lupe Pulls A Kanye...Starts Singing Career...

Video: KiD CuDi Remembers His First Encounter...

Cudi slowly making his way to more posts on here.

Funny story. Real talk.

Thursday, March 12, 2009

On The Town: Times Square Has Never Seen A Samurai Attack...

...Until recently.

Introducing Inakaya.

" Think of Inakaya as Momofuku Ko meets Medieval Times, just without any jousting—yakikata (grill chefs) serve food on wooden paddles, samurais have Japanese screaming matches involving red snapper, and you're right smack in the middle of the whole dance.

But even if you're not into Japanese meat theatrics, there's a simple, traditional, succulent meal of fresh grilled meats, fish and veggies to be had. In front of you will be your yakikata, kneeling on a platform beside a grill, separated from you by only a moat of produce, chicken thigh and fish (try the rare Kinki fish, flown in daily from Tokyo) that will soon be your freshly grilled dinner.

Screaming samurai slicing and dicing our teriyaki grilled salmon right in front of us to either sheer delight or rambunctious confusion sounds like a date to remember. Take her here, she'll love you for it.

Inakaya is located at:

NY Times building
231 W. 40th St

(at 8th Ave)

Times Square
New York, NY 10018

Tel: 212.354.2195

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Video: Broke Rappers Eat Your Fuckin' Heart Out...

You never know a mans struggles until you hear his story. However brief, history has shown us every man has a story to tell.

This is the story of the Homeless Emcee.

Courtesy of D-Nice

Gear: Nike x Vinti Andrews 3M Windrunner...

Well not much is needed to be said about a Nike Windrunner. Especially when it has 3M accents.

The latest creation from the good folks from Oregon have incorporated 3M material into their collaborative venture with Vinti Andrews.

Very, very stylish. The first shipments will debut the end of this week in Tokyo, follwing a worldwide launch shortly after.

Video: Rockin' That Ish...For The Ladies...


All that Louis...Damn.

Video: Fabolous Brings The Borough Of Brooklyn Hard...

At the Apollo over the weekend.

So much Brooklyn in there you can't stop it.

Jadakiss Bringing Cam'ron out @ the same venue:

Cam is that dude. It's amazing how those songs are still relevant as if he never went on hiatus. Dirty rap songs, timeless music? Yes.

Footage courtesy of DJ DELZ

Via Youtube.

Thursday, March 5, 2009

MINDstyle x Michael Lau SK3 White/Grey - A Closer Look

" Having originally previewed this project the other day, we now get a closer look at the latest works between Michael Lau and Mindstyle from their SK3 series. The release, which should be dropping within the next week, follows a tribute to iconic director Stanley Kubrick’s most recognized characters from his films: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Full Metal Jacket and A Clockwork Orange. "

Via HB

Dope! We'll definitely keep an eye out for these. There's a collector in all of us for items reintroducing these cult classics into modern interpretation.

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