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ArtDontSleep: Skid Row Sessions w/ Pharoahe Monch, Shafiq Husayn, Om’Mas Keith, and more….

September 30, 2009

A couple of weeks ago, we sent out video of Blu and Pharoahe Monch speaking about the upcoming Shafiq Husayn album entitled “Shafiq En’ A-Free-Ka” dropping October 6th on Plug Research. Later that night, an amazing array of musicians came together to take part in a jam session of epic proportions. Featuring Pharoahe Monch, Shafiq Husayn (SA-RA), Om’Mas Keith (SA-RA), Brook D’leau (J Davey), Mark De Clive Lowe, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson (Suite for Ma Dukes), Thundercat, and more, it was definitely a night to remember. Enjoy a video clip from the jam session, as well as the audio featuring special guest, Pharoahe Monch, on mic/hosting duties.

Blu & Pharoahe Monch Speak On Shafiq En’ A-Free-Ka

September 17, 2009

Blu & Monch gives the co-sign to Shafiq from Sa-Ra on his new album Shafiq in Africa which drops October 6.  Here is a little preview of what is in the works with Nirvana.

DOWNLOAD: Shafiq Husayn (SA-RA) – Nirvana

“LIVE in BROOKLYN” Eternia & MoSS – Road to Release: Episode #3 Feat. PHAROAHE MONCH

June 23, 2009

Location is Southpaw in Brooklyn,NY.


Over the next 6 months, eternia will release steady video & audio leaks leading up to the highly anticipated release of eternia & MoSS’s debut album, “AT LAST”. Follow them as they shop for a record deal, promote the album, and countdown to the release date. And you just never know what special guests may pop up… stay tuned 

Styles P & Pharoahe Monch @ Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival

June 21, 2009

The Official family was at the annual Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. Here is some footage of Styles P just shutting the whole show down. I think Matik says it the best. Like everyone was on their tippy-toes just screaming at the top of their lungs. This was like maybe the second best Brooklyn Hip-Hop festival, the first one being the 2nd Festival with Big Daddy Kane. After the jump is a video of Monch doing Simon Says. More videos with Grand Puba, J.Period, Monch, Buckshot, and many others will be up come this monday. Oh yeah they need a better sound man next year, whoever the sound man was this year, seem to like not care about the audio, because everyone was just peaking with their vocals, and I felt it took away from the overall performance of each act.

Brooklyn Bodega Presents: Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival

June 19, 2009

If your Brooklyn you know what tomorrow is all about. Brooklyn Bodega presents “The Fifth Annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival” every year it seems to get better. It’s true all the artist on the show are not always from Brooklyn or New York, but they show love to BK and NY which is what counts. The line up on the main stage is Pharoahe Monch, DJ Premier, Styles P, dead prez, Smif N Wessun, Grand Puba, J Period, Torae and Marco Polo, Tiye Phoenix, Keys N Krates, Brown Bag All Stars, DJ Parler, DJ Misbehaviour, Metermaids and, Tanya Morgan. The second stage will have performances by Donny Goines, Nyle, Eagle Nebula, Brokn Englsh, Children Of The Night. The host of the event will be no other then Ralph McDaniels. The festival starts at noon and is schedule to go to 8pm.  More info after the jump.

DJ JS-1 feat. OC & Pharoahe Monch – Ridiculous

June 19, 2009

Cool track with Pharoahe on it. The album No Sell Out drops June 23rd on Fat Beat Records.

DOWNLOAD: DJ JS-1 feat. OC & Pharoahe Monch – Ridiculous

End of The Weak: Pharoahe Monch

May 28, 2009

End of the Weak links up with Mr. Simon Says for this cool interview.