While at the grand opening of the Beats By Dre store in SoHo, Dre chops it up with FADER about the success of his headphones, his past as an audio engineer and his edge over other producers, focusing on Slim the Mobster and Kendrick Lamar and taking a break from music. Wait… what? Man… Detox is never coming out.
Beat by the Automatiks.
Live from the Beats By Dre store in NYC, Freeway kicks some bars over Dre’s classic.
The Harlem native’s FUKEM is dropping soon.
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Just as essential to the Pistons and Bulls as Zeke and MJ, Dennis Rodman was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday night. Congrats to him… and Arvydas Sabonis for making it into the Hall, even though Shaq made him his bitch when he was a Trailblazer.
Last night K-Dot held court in the nation’s capitol and performed some Section 80 cuts. Check out another down bottom.
With Rock The Bells just around the corner, a quickstrike club tour will kick off the festivities starting in New Orleans, with Rae and Ghost performing Only Built for Cuban Linx… and Mobb Deep rocking The Infamous.
Check out the dates for the RTB Tour down bottom.
While at the opening of the Fool’s Gold shop in Brooklyn, A-Trak took some time out for a quick chat. The renowned DJ talks about transitioning from battle DJ to hip-hop sets and spinning for Kanye West. He also shares what role he and other North American DJ’s like Jazzy Jeff played in making Serato so popular.
Take a trip with Prodigy to a studio session and a photo shoot for Urban Ink Magazine.
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QN5 and the dopehouse will see you all next Friday (August 19th) at the Megashow.
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Speaking of Marvel Comics, fans of Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (including me) will be pleased to know that an upgraded version will drop in November featuring 12 new characters, including Ghost Rider, Hawkeye, a monster from Resident Evil, Strider and more. As the story goes this version was supposed to be the upgrades for the original but due to the natural disasters that hit Japan earlier this year that subsequently disrupted the development process they’re just going to make it a stand-alone title for less.
“See y’all in November.”