More Snow… More Adventures!

So it snowed AGAIN… 19 inches this time. Snow on top of snow…The crazy part is how it all came down in such a short amount of time. I went to a birthday party around 7pm last night when it wasn’t snowing yet, and by 1am, the snow was midway up my calves. Walked home … Continue reading

Brown Bag Thursdays – 1.20.11

Made it over to Brown Bag Thursdays at Voodoo Lounge for the first time in weeks (months?); always a good time in the company of the Brown Bag All Stars and the artists they invite to perform. This past week we had Providence, RI emcee Jon Hope in the building, as well as Sleepwalkas, Jess … Continue reading

The Garden State Hip-Hop Cypher 2011 (Full Show)

(taken from On January 13, 2011 sixteen of New Jersey’s rising underground hip-hop talents filled the Turntable Izm Show studio in a gathering for the cypher. The cypher was created to give NJ’s premiere underground hip-hop artists an opportunity to showcase their precious talents to hip-hop lovers worldwide. Due to the lack … Continue reading

Yanni J Launch Party @ The Griffin – 1.18.11

The other night, freelance fashion stylist Yannique Joseph, aka Yanni J held a launch party for her company and website, The event was held at The Griffin, a fabulous venue in the Meatpacking District. Music was provided by Ernie B, and the beautiful party people danced well into the night… Yanni J is probably … Continue reading

Mishal Moore – Man Of My Dreams

I kinda eavesdropped on a Twitter conversation between Def Dom (Pardon the Stranger) and singer Mishal Moore one day, and the result was me finding out about this beatiful (read: BEAUTIFUL!) song she wrote called “Man Of My Dreams.” Ms. Moore has a timeless voice that I wish I could hear more of. I’ve only … Continue reading

The Morpheus Soul Show w/Homeboy Sandman – 1.18.11 (Podcast)

Homeboy Sandman (photo courtesy of Joann Gomez of Music Looks Like This) Big ups to the Morpheus Soul Show in the UK for posting the podcast of their show with Homeboy Sandman from earlier this week! I tried to listen in, but my computer said otherwise =( Homeboy Sandman is currently taking Europe by storm, … Continue reading

DJ Kraff Swagger – Temporary Insanity: New Jack Edition

DJ Kraff Swagger has set out on an ambitious project – he will be dropping a mixtape every month this year, with each project focusing on a different type of music. The first installment is one of my favorite genres: New Jack Swing! Filled with 40 of your favorite old school jams, “Temporary Insanity: New … Continue reading

Pardon the Stranger – That’s Why (Download)

New tunes from Pardon the Stranger! Check out the second single from the forthcoming “Amongst Other Things” entitled “That’s Why.” You can also listen to it on This Is Real Music. Enjoy! Pardon the Stranger – “That’s Why” (Download)

I’ll House You…

I’ve been listening to old house mixes from Deep (2 Hungry Bros) the past few days, and today my brother and I were talking about some old videos we liked. Some Youtube digging brought up some of my favorite house songs ever (in life!) and I wanted to share them with you. Enjoy! Supermen Lovers … Continue reading

Homeboy Sandman – Calm Tornado (Video)

While showing my brother some videos from P. So and Homeboy Sandman, I came across this video by Homeboy Sandman entitled “Calm Tornado.” How come I’ve never seen or heard of this??? Check the cameos by Jinesis, Sleepwalkas, Jose Nova and Jesse Abraham… Shouts to Homeboy Sandman, who’s currently taking over Europe. Safe travels, homie!