VIDEO: Kendrick Lamar Freestyling to Notorious B.I.G. Classics on BigBoyTV

Radio DJ personality Big Boy landed a new gig working at REAL 92.3 in Los Angeles, and he brought some serious firepower to his radio show: Kendrick Lamar freestyling to Notorious B.I.G. classic … and it was glorious. My favorite rhyme? “From Compton, to Congress/ It’s set trippin’ all around/ Ain’t nothin new but aContinue reading “VIDEO: Kendrick Lamar Freestyling to Notorious B.I.G. Classics on BigBoyTV”

Snoop Dogg and Levi’s Pre-Grammy Concert | The Hollywood Palladium | 2/5/15 [REVIEW]

Words by E. Flinn | Photos by D. Lee It’s Grammy’s week in Los Angeles, which means everyone who is anyone in the music industry descends upon the city.  Starting this past Monday, venues big and small played host to elite parties celebrating the industries best and brightest. 

Snoop Dogg and Levi’s Pre-Grammy Concert | The Hollywood Palladium | 2/5/15 [PHOTOS]

Terrace Martin’s “3ChordFold Pulse” [REVIEW]

It feels just like yesterday that Terrace Martin released his last album, the sublime “3ChordFold”. But ever the relentless, working musician, you knew that he had more up his sleeve, ready to share with the world. His latest release, “3ChordFold Pulse” is a follow up worthy of some serious attention. Not only does he once again call uponContinue reading “Terrace Martin’s “3ChordFold Pulse” [REVIEW]”

Terrace Martin | 3ChordFold | Review

It’s been a while since I’ve heard a good concept album. A Concept Album is an album where “all of the musical or lyrical ideas contribute to a single overall theme or unified story.” In this decade (the 2010’s) there have been some solid, highly regarded concept albums that have left their mark: Adrian Young with GhostfaceContinue reading “Terrace Martin | 3ChordFold | Review”

A Year of Concerts: 2013

Listed chronologically, the most recent show first. Stevie Wonder | Songs In The Key Of Life | Nokia Theatre L.A. Live | 12/21/13 Shy Girls | The Spare Room and Bootleg Bar | 12/12/13 and 12/13/13 Snoopzilla and Dam Funk “7 Days Of Funk” Record Release Party | Los Angeles Exchange | 12/10/13 Thundercat |Continue reading “A Year of Concerts: 2013”

BET Experience | Snoop, Kendrick Lamar & J.Cole | Staples Center | 6/29/13

This blog entry about the BET Experience is continued from “BET Experience | Beyonce | Staples Center | 6/28/13“ I woke up Saturday morning still in a daze from The Mrs. Carter World Tour performance that Beyonce put on at Staples the night before, but I still had two more full days of music aheadContinue reading “BET Experience | Snoop, Kendrick Lamar & J.Cole | Staples Center | 6/29/13”