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Wednesday, August 31, 2005
BET plans Benefit Concert to air..Sept. 9th
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BET will team with the National Urban League and the American Red Cross for a telethon effort, set for Sept. 9. Marsalis and hip-hop heavyweights Russell Simmons and Jay-Z will be on hand to unveil details of that show at a press conference Thursday. Other rapper joinging BET in the cause will be David Banner and Master P.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/31/2005 10:29:00 PM  7 comments
Tuesday, August 30, 2005
Open Mic Wednesdays @ Club Speed
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Open Mic Wednesdays @ Club Speed has been giving relatively unknown artists the opportunity to perform on a stage that is normally reserved for mainstream artists on major labels. Come down and check out this generation's hottest new artists. Feel free to get on stage yourself and receive the love that so many have become accustomed to. Then stick around and enjoy the featured act, Tragedy-Khadafi and special surprise guests.
Brought to you by Adante ACE and Eddie B
Hosted by Red Bandit
Music by DJ Fat Fingaz
Check out the photos from past shows @ www.AOSentertainment.com
Next Week- Nas' Ill Will records R&B Sensation Tre Williams featuring J-Hood

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/30/2005 07:34:00 PM  5 comments
Monday, August 29, 2005
LEGENDARY MONDAYS
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LEGENDARY MONDAYS@ CHINA CLUB
Monday August 29th
There is only one Monday Night Party!

What celebrity will you bump into next?

HAWAIIAN LUAU PARTY*HULA DANCERS *FIRE EATERS *LIMBOVIP PARTYCD RELEASE AFTERPARTYFOR KUMU / SINGER / SONGWRITER'NALEI'
DANCERS MICHELLE & THE CHINA DOLL'S
NATIVE DRUMMER'JEAN MARIE'

Doors Open @ 10PM

Drink TicketsFor Anyone Who Enters From 10-11pm
$95 Bottles of Moet
$150 Bottles of Grey Goose,Stoli Vodka & Ketel One All Night
SMOKING SECTION AT JADE TERRACE
Music by rotating DJ's Lucho - Louie Morales - Brinka
On the Guest List
Ladies Complimentary Admission All Night
Gents Complimentary Admission til Midnight - $15 After
21 & over
For more info, and to get on the guestlist, click here
Venue Name: China Club
Location: 268 West 47th Street (btw Broadway and Eighth Avenues)Venue
Website: http://www.chinaclubnyc.com
Promoter / Host / Guest List / Table Reservation Information:Prestige Productionsinfo@prestigeproductions.com http://www.prestigeproductions.com/(212) 685 3200

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/29/2005 07:03:00 AM  5 comments
Sunday, August 28, 2005
Shug Knight Shot
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Hip-hop mogul shot in Miami Beach
BY AUDRA D.S. BURCH, JACQUELINE CHARLES AND NICOLE WHITE

Hip-hop music executive Marion ''Suge'' Knight was shot early Sunday morning at a hotel in Miami Beach, where partygoers were celebrating MTV's Video Music Awards, according to several witnesses and police.
The shooting took place inside the exclusive Red Room of the Shore Club, 1901 Collins Ave.

Witnesses said Knight was sitting at a table with friends at about 12:30 a.m. when a man wearing a hooded sweatshirt walked up to him and fired at least two shots. The gunman then dashed off to the back of the bar. The crowd went into a panic and started rushing toward the door, said witnesses, who said Knight was whisked out of the hotel in a limousine. Miami Beach Police Officer Bobby Hernandez told the Associated Press that Knight was hospitalized after being shot in the leg, though witnesses said he may have been shot in the chest.
Said witness Sylvia Lu: `I saw a man walk up and start shooting. It sounded like a champagne pop. Then I saw blood in [Knight's] chest area. At the time, he was just kind of chilling. Everyone ran to the front. It was chaos.''

Doug Robinson said the mood inside the club was celebratory, with loud music and everyone having a good time. ''The music was pumping and out of nowhere came the shot,'' he said. ``Suge hit the ground, and everybody was running. It was scary.'' Knight had entered the hotel only 30 minutes before the shooting, cutting a path to a VIP table with an entourage of friends, witnesses said. In a brief interview with the Herald earlier in the evening, Knight had said he loved partying at the VMA because it was so good to see ``everybody's just getting along.''

Knight co-founded the pioneering rap label Death Row Records and hit the charts in the 1990s with West Coast stars including Snoop Dogg and Tupac Shakur. Knight was convicted in 1992 of assault and weapons violations and was placed on probation. In 1996, he was jailed for five years for violating probation after he and several associates, including Shakur, were recorded on videotape beating a gang rival at a Las Vegas hotel. Shakur was later shot to death in Las Vegas.

Relatives of slain rapper Notorious B.I.G. have also accused Knight of involvement in B.I.G.'s death, though police have never named Knight as a suspect. Knight continues to operate his label, now called Tha Row.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/28/2005 04:52:00 PM  5 comments
URB MAGAZINE
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URB MAGAZINE presents
HIP HOP 101 1-YEAR ANNIVERSARY
Sunday, August 28th, 2005 @ Knitting Factory, NYC
74 Leonard (bet. Church & Bway)
1 to Franklin. N,R, A, C, E to Canal
Live performances by: SYMANTIX FARRAH BURNS MR. COMPLEX A-ALIKES TAHIR ABSULOOT IYABA IBO MANDINGO & MORE DJ'S: STRIKE SYNAPSE VEGA BENETTON 8PM SHOWTIME 9:30!!!!! $10 gen. adm. for more info/press: hiphop101show@yahoo.com 21 + ID A MUST!!!

a SUGA PIES PRODUCTION (in association with The Kimberly Group) www.urb.com
www.knittingfactory.com

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/28/2005 03:43:00 PM  5 comments
Saturday, August 27, 2005
VMA Party@EARTH NYC
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If you couldn't make it to Miami, come party like your there with
P.I.N.C Promotions
@
Earth NYC
116 10th Avenue NY, NY 10011
Between 17th & 18th

Located in meat packing dist. NYC @

116 10th Ave Between 17th and 18th street

For directions go to www.hopstop.com

$5 DOLLARS FOR PINC GUESTS ALL NIGHT LONG

DOORS OPEN AT 10:30P

DJ Quiz on The Main Floor Spinning The Best of

Hip-Hop • R&B • Reggae • Reggaeton • Old School Classics

Dress Code is Chic & Sexy

Will be strictly enforced @ the door

To be put on the Guest list contact : www.pincpromotions.com, admin@pincpromtions.com

“Events are always better in P.I.N.C.…"

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/27/2005 12:55:00 PM  21 comments
SMACK DVD@BLVD Tonight
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SMACK DVD's Finest....
EMAN's BIRTHDAY
Saturday, August 27th
BLVD
199 Bowery @ Spring, NYC
Doors Open @ 10pm

Celebrate with Hip-Hop's dopest SMACK DVD and the flyest chick of them all... Miss EMAN... for her Birthday BlowOut!

In honor of the Birthday Girl and the SMACK DVD team, there is an extra-special ***VIDEO INVITE***! Click the link!!!

RSVP @ EstherMireya@yahoo.com and/or mention Esther-Mireya at the door!

As always....spread the *luv*....forward this invite!
Peace & All that Dope *Ish,
Esther-Mireya
(201) 681-6707 ---> Event Planning Inquiries/Table Reservations? Contact me!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/27/2005 08:57:00 AM  7 comments
2005 Black Web Log Awards
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http://www.blackweblogawards.com/awards.html

VOTE FOR US!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/27/2005 08:10:00 AM  5 comments
Friday, August 26, 2005
Lo' Pro
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08.26.05
Lo' Pro
@ Sin Sin (aka Leopard Lounge)

Downstairs:
Lloydski (Turntable Lab)
Erik The Red (Sweat NYC /// Lo' Pro)
Special Needs(Sweat NYC /// Lo' Pro /// Curl)

Skullersfuckers' Lounge
DJ Moe Choi (Choimatic.com /// Skullfuckers)
Saucy Crotch (Sweat NYC /// Lo' Pro)
Erminatti (Sweat NYC /// Lo' Pro)

Farewell Jump-Off For: James

Spinning: Pete Rock & CL Smooth, Gangstarr, alot of Ol Dirty Bastard records. DJ Shadow, Nina Simone, Meth, Rae & Ghost, Mobb Deep, M.O.P., Stevie Wonder, Portishead, Kool G. Rap, Tribe Called Quest, Quantic, Nas, The Smiths, Bumpy Knuckles, Jay-Z, Dangermouse, Gorillaz, De La Soul, Rae & Christain, MF Doom, Kanye West, Prefuse 73, James Brown, 80's & 90's classic throwbacks, exclusive remixes, etc etc all that shit.

Drink Specials till midnite:
$3 coronas
$5 grey goose & cranberry

Event Information:
Friday, August 26, 2005
10:00 PM - 4:00 AM
21+ Phone ID
cover: $2 w/ Flyer - $5 w/o

Venue Information:
Sin Sin (aka Leopard Lounge)
85 2nd Avenue @ 5th Street
New York City, NY

Links:
www.choimatic.com
www.delinquints.com
www.goodiegoodie.com

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/26/2005 06:00:00 AM  5 comments
Thursday, August 25, 2005
Norma Desmond makes her return
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Clearview's Chelsea
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Not Rated, 1 hr 50 min
Showtimes: 7:00



Read Quotes from the movie.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/25/2005 01:36:00 PM  6 comments
Wednesday, August 24, 2005
Can you spit dat fire?
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Get Your Chance To Showcase Your Skillz And Audition For 106's "Freestyle Friday."
By BET.com Staff Writer

Can you spit dat fire? Can you battle? This is your chance to showcase your skillz. “106 & Park” will be holding auditions for “Freestyle Friday” on Friday, Aug. 26, 2005 at BET’s New York studios. Auditions to find the hottest emcees begin at 10 a.m., so make sure you arrive early. To increase your chances of being selected upload your entries on BET’s Ya Heard?

Freestyle Guidelines:
No profanity.
No sexually explicit lyrics.
Thirty seconds maximum for each emcee in round 1 and round 2.

If you need the address, email your query to audience106@BET.com. You must include the words “Freestyle Friday” in the subject line. Only email us if you are definitely auditioning and need the address.

MAY THE HOTTEST EMCEE WIN!!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/24/2005 03:08:00 PM  8 comments
Marc Ecko Block Party Today!
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Marc Ecko, designer and "Navigator of Youth Culture," is set to recruit the legends of Hip-Hop culture for the upcoming Marc Ecko's Getting Up Block Party. The first-of-it-kind street festival, free to the public and held August 24th on 22nd Street between 10th and 11th Avenues from 12:00PM – 8:00PM, will feature graffiti demonstrations, live DJs and surprise musical performances in celebration of the golden age of Hip-Hop. The event coincides with the anticipated release of Atari's graffiti-based videogame, Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure.

As a throwback to graffiti's glory days, "Marc Ecko's Getting Up Block Party" will feature ten 48-foot-long by 8-foot-high replicas of the legendary NYC transit blue-bird subway cars Ed Walker, Jr., which will be transformed into contemporary urban works of art by renowned graffiti writers.

A lineup of legendary artists, from the notorious 'Bronx bomber and destroyer' COPE2 to T-KID (Terrible Kid), who first started writing on trains as early as 1974, will spend the day doing full color murals on the vintage trains.

Other participating graf writers include DASH, WEST, CES, SONIC, IZ THE WIZ, MIN, DURO, WANE, WEN, DERO, CYCLE, SMITH, PINK, DOC, KEL 1st, MARE139, CRASH, DAZE, SUB, GHOST, and the famous TATS CREW.

Blue-birds, a high point of nostalgia for historians and artists alike, were often used as an urban canvas by graffiti writers throughout the 1980s before blasting machines and buffers were used to strip them clean, effectively putting an end to the era of graffiti artwork on the sides of trains.

"Graffiti is without question the most powerful art movement in recent history and has been a driving inspiration throughout my career," said Marc Ecko, Executive Creative Director for Getting Up. "I'm honored to be bringing its pioneering creative forces together to look back on its tradition and to celebrate its future."

In addition to reviving an old school graffiti tradition, the block party will offer guests the opportunity to participate in live demos of Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure and experience the first truly authentic video game based on urban culture and graffiti. The videogame, which is being published by Atari and developed by The Collective for a Fall 2005 release, brings together over 65 legendary graffiti writers, six of whom will serve as in-game mentors to its protagonist, Trane.

Event sponsors include GameStop Corp., Truth (www.thetruth.com), Toy Tokyo (www.toytokyo.com), Montana paint and Mass Appeal magazine.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/24/2005 09:48:00 AM  6 comments
ScreamIV Concert Afterparty
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Official Afterparty to the Scream Concert. Hosted by Bow Wow; Bobby Valentino, Omarion, Marques Houston, and more. NO ID is Required for this Event, Advance Tickets $20, More at the Door. If you have anything to do before Summer ends, it should be to attend this Star Studded Extravaganza.
Wednesday August 24th @ Club Deep 22nd St b/t 5th & 6th Ave.
Contact me as soon as Possible; Tickets are Nearly Sold Out.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/24/2005 07:39:00 AM  6 comments
Sneaker Poker Tournament Tonight
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Hello all.. How everything is good!!!

Kicksclusive is dropping issue 9 and would like to invite you all to come
out and join us on Wednesday August 24th for Drinks, Music, Food, Poker and
Kicks!

This event will feature the first ever Sneaker Poker Tournament!

If you want to play in the Tournament, its free entry to play and we are
giving away over $2,000 in prizes! It's a Texas Hold'em style tournament and
seats are limited so if you would like to play please email us at
poker@kicksclusive.com

So all you Sneakerheads, Poker players, Friends and Family please join us at
POP (127 4th Ave. Between 12th and 13th St.) Doors open at 7pm.

Poker Tournament starts at 7:30 Sharp!

See everyone there and thanks for all the support!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/24/2005 07:34:00 AM  9 comments
Kay Slay Tonight@Speed
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posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/24/2005 07:32:00 AM  5 comments
Tuesday, August 23, 2005
BLVD this Sat.
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SMACK DVD's Finest....
EMAN's BIRTHDAY
Saturday, August 27th
BLVD
199 Bowery @ Spring, NYC
Doors Open @ 10pm

Celebrate with Hip-Hop's dopest SMACK DVD and the flyest chick of them all... Miss EMAN... for her Birthday BlowOut!

In honor of the Birthday Girl and the SMACK DVD team, there is an extra-special ***VIDEO INVITE***! Click the link!!!

RSVP @ http://mail.yahoo.com/config/login?/ym/Compose?To=EstherMireya@yahoo.com and/or mention Esther-Mireya at the door!

As always....spread the *luv*....forward this invite!

Peace & All that Dope *Ish,
Esther-Mireya
(201) 681-6707 ---> Event Planning Inquiries/Table Reservations? Contact me!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/23/2005 03:32:00 PM  6 comments
Monday, August 22, 2005
SunN.Y. Freestyle Marathon
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SunN.Y. 24-hour “Overnight Celebrity” Freestyle Marathon @ AllHipHop.com
In the event to end all online freestyle events, SunN.Y. will attempt a stunt never before tried, the first-ever 24-hour freestyle marathon.

On Wednesday, September 7th at 3 PM, every hour on the hour for 24 straight hours, SunN.Y. will unleash a new freestyle on the world, on a subject chosen by a vote of the community, fans and haters alike, during the previous hour. The freestyles will be posted immediately on the web, to be scrutinized, lionized, analyzed, contemplated, investigated, and evaluated by the community.

Will he make it through the ultimate test? SunN.Y. will step into the ring alone with his rhymes. His skills will be tested. His endurance will be challenged. His will to succeed will be assaulted. Can his skills stay sharp for 24 hours with no sleep, no pager, no entourage, on a diet of Whoppers and Sprite? Will he own the day, or will the haters. The only way to know is to log on.

How It Works:
Starting at 3PM Wednesday September 7th, the voting for freestyle subjects will be open to the public. 1/2 an hour later, the first vote will commence. Promptly at 4PM, SunN.Y will emerge from his isolation booth. The host will reveal to SunN.Y and the online audience the subject of the freestyle. On the spot, SunN.Y. will start to spit, and minutes later; the end product will be posted via audio streams on the site.

Immediately after, the voting for the next freestyle will begin, and SunN.Y. will emerge again at the top of the hour. An hour-by-hour ranking of the top rhymes will be posted, and at the end, the whole thing will be available for download at AllHipHop.com Just days later, the Freestyle Marathon mixtape will be available as a bonus to anyone who buys “Overnight Celebrity” the first week it’s out.

No one has ever tried this before. It’s a stunt worthy of Houdini or David Blaine, and it all unfolds on Allhiphop.com at 3 PM EST on Wednesday September 7.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/22/2005 01:20:00 PM  5 comments
Sunday, August 21, 2005
AllHipHop Madden 2006 Tournament
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Sun, Aug 21st:
AllHipHop Madden 2006 Tournament.
Check out the local competition and win prizes such as NFL controllers, Atari/Marc Ecko T-shirts, and other great prizes!

Location: Game Time Nation,
111 E. 12th St., (btw 3rd & 4th Ave)
Time: 2pm-5pm
Directions: 4, 5, L, N, R to 14th Street
Cost: $5 to get in, $20 for the tournament
RSVP: GAMERSVP@swirlpr.com

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/21/2005 01:09:00 PM  6 comments
Friday, August 19, 2005
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A big nappy happy b-day to sneaker15. Wit his old ass.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/19/2005 08:32:00 AM  14 comments
Thursday, August 18, 2005
Fusion Beats
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Fusion Beats
@ Belmont Lounge

Featuring:
Rob Swift
(djrobswift.com)

DJ Moe Choi
(choimatic.com /// Skullfuckers)

No Shorts!!!!!!!!

Spinning:
Hip-Hop, Soul, Funk, Disco, Lover's Rock, Exclusive
Remixes, New Wave, 80 & 90's throwbacks, all that gully shit.

Event Information:
Friday, August 19, 2005
10:00 PM - 4:00 AM
21+ Phone ID
cover: Free

Venue Information:
Belmont Lounge
117 East 15th Street
New York City, NY

Links:
www.choimatic.com
www.delinquints.com
www.goodiegoodie.com

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/18/2005 04:59:00 PM  9 comments
iPOD NIGHT
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Your iPod, your tunes, we play it! Ever been disappointed a with a bar's terrible jukebox selection? Ever wish the bar would play your music when you wanted? Well, that's all over now. Join us for Revival's innovative iPod Night. Bring your iPod or mp3 playing device, cue up a 5 song playlist & we'll let it ride. Happy Hour specials every day from 4pm-7pm, and late night Happy Hour Mon-Thurs 11pm-1am. Enjoy nightly summertime drink specials including Sangria, fresh fruit Mojitos, Vanilla Mint Juleps and much, much more. And don't forget about our wonderful outdoor garden...one of the best kept secrets in New York (open until 11pm on weeknights & midnight on Friday & Saturday).

Revival Bar Lounge
129 e.15th Street (btwn Irving & 3rd Ave)
212.253.8061
www.revivalbar-nyc.com
4, 5, 6, N, R, Q, W and L trains to Union Square

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/18/2005 10:45:00 AM  4 comments
AllHipHop Madden 2006 Tournament
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Want to get some pratice in before the big national Madden 2006 Tournament?

Sun, Aug 21st: AllHipHop Madden 2006 Tournament. Check out the local competition at this event, and win prizes such as NFL controllers, Atari/Marc Ecko T-shirts, and other great prizes!

Location: Game Time Nation, Time: 2pm-5pm
Address: 111 E. 12th Str, (btw 3rd & 4th Ave)
Directions: 4, 5, L, N, R to 14th Street
RSVP: GAMERSVP@swirlpr.com
Cost: $5 to get in, $20 for the tournament

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/18/2005 12:21:00 AM  4 comments
Wednesday, August 17, 2005
Dancing Under the Stars
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DANCE:

Wednesday, August 17
7pm - 8:30pm


Dancing Under the Stars
@ Little Bay Park
Little Bay Park Roller Hockey Rink
212th Street and CIP Service Road/Bell Blvd.,
Bayside, Queens

Join us for an evening of Dancing Under the Stars on the Roller
Hockey Rink in Little Bay Park. This event is free and open to all
ages. We will learn various dances throughout the series with a finale
dancing to the Lew Picardi Orchestra on August 31
(rain date September 1).

718-352-4793 ext. 16

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/17/2005 04:18:00 PM  4 comments
FREE CONCERT: Kindred
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CONCERT:

Wednesday, August 17
7pm

Kindred The Family Soul
@ Jackie Robinson Park
145th Street and Bradhurst Avenue,
Manh.

212-360-2777
http://www.cityparksfoundation.org

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/17/2005 04:16:00 PM  4 comments
Tuesday, August 16, 2005
R U Eminem or Paris Hilton?
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Can you hustle and flow or is your rhyme game lame? Step up to the plate at Club Speed's open mic...every wednesday.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/16/2005 01:18:00 AM  4 comments
It's not a come back...it's a return 4 Fiona Apple
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One of the greatest musical talents of the modern day will finally get her album to life on Oct. 4th. After almost 2 years on the self in Epic records Fiona Apple will return to the core of her fans. And what a fan base she has. After a long and drown out battle between the fans and the Epic records, Epic finally caved in an announced an offical release date for "Extraordinary Mechine." Fiona has sold over 4 million records in the US alone. Her fans staged several protest in order to get her record released. But it wasn't until the album was dropped in full on the internet that the critics, fans, and finally her lable took note. Now with a remastered and reworked album Oct. 4th will be the day all of Fiona Apple's fans have been waiting for.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/16/2005 01:07:00 AM  4 comments
Monday, August 15, 2005
Marc Ecko Getting Up Block Party! Aug. 24th
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Marc Ecko, designer and "Navigator of Youth Culture," is set to recruit the legends of Hip-Hop culture for the upcoming Marc Ecko's Getting Up Block Party. The first-of-it-kind street festival, free to the public and held August 24th on 22nd Street between 10th and 11th Avenues from 12:00PM – 8:00PM, will feature graffiti demonstrations, live DJs and surprise musical performances in celebration of the golden age of Hip-Hop. The event coincides with the anticipated release of Atari's graffiti-based videogame, Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure.

As a throwback to graffiti's glory days, "Marc Ecko's Getting Up Block Party" will feature ten 48-foot-long by 8-foot-high replicas of the legendary NYC transit blue-bird subway cars Ed Walker, Jr., which will be transformed into contemporary urban works of art by renowned graffiti writers.

A lineup of legendary artists, from the notorious 'Bronx bomber and destroyer' COPE2 to T-KID (Terrible Kid), who first started writing on trains as early as 1974, will spend the day doing full color murals on the vintage trains.

Other participating graf writers include DASH, WEST, CES, SONIC, IZ THE WIZ, MIN, DURO, WANE, WEN, DERO, CYCLE, SMITH, PINK, DOC, KEL 1st, MARE139, CRASH, DAZE, SUB, GHOST, and the famous TATS CREW.

Blue-birds, a high point of nostalgia for historians and artists alike, were often used as an urban canvas by graffiti writers throughout the 1980s before blasting machines and buffers were used to strip them clean, effectively putting an end to the era of graffiti artwork on the sides of trains.

"Graffiti is without question the most powerful art movement in recent history and has been a driving inspiration throughout my career," said Marc Ecko, Executive Creative Director for Getting Up. "I'm honored to be bringing its pioneering creative forces together to look back on its tradition and to celebrate its future."

In addition to reviving an old school graffiti tradition, the block party will offer guests the opportunity to participate in live demos of Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure and experience the first truly authentic video game based on urban culture and graffiti. The videogame, which is being published by Atari and developed by The Collective for a Fall 2005 release, brings together over 65 legendary graffiti writers, six of whom will serve as in-game mentors to its protagonist, Trane.

Event sponsors include GameStop Corp., Truth (www.thetruth.com), Toy Tokyo (www.toytokyo.com), Montana paint and Mass Appeal magazine.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/15/2005 07:54:00 PM  4 comments
2005 Allhiphop.com WEEK...DON'T MISS IT!
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http://www.allhiphop.com/ahhweek/

Click the link above to find out about the 2005 Allhiphop.com Week.
Fashion shows, Madden 2006 Tournament, and more!!!!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/15/2005 02:03:00 PM  4 comments
Video Game Market Research
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Click here to take a survey
We are in the process of doing a large market research project and if you are a black or latino video gamer and want to tell the gaming industry what you think please fill out the survey.

THANKS!!!!!!!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/15/2005 01:10:00 PM  5 comments
Sunday, August 14, 2005
Soulful Sunday@PM
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Enjoy Sundays
with
DJ Soul

Sunday, August 14th, 2005
at
PM

50 Gansevoort St (@ Greenwich St)
Doors open at 10PM

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/14/2005 08:10:00 AM  4 comments
Thursday, August 11, 2005
Natural Search Engine Optimization
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Natural Search Engine Optimization

Click here cause I said so DAMMIT!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/11/2005 11:30:00 AM  7 comments
Taj
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We know your suffering from lactose intolerance. So get ya ass out of the bed and party on down at TAJ. DJ EF'N'ICE on the wheels of steel.

Doors open at 10pm.
48 WEST 21st between 5th and 6th.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/11/2005 11:25:00 AM  5 comments
Wednesday, August 10, 2005
Just $5!
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THIS WEEK: JUST $5!

E-mail us at greasyguide@gmail.com to get on the Da Greasy Guide guest list or mention Da Greasy Guide at the door before 10pm to get in for just $5.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/10/2005 06:37:00 PM  5 comments
Monday, August 08, 2005
GOT GAME? The Tuesday Night Game Event
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GOT GAME? The Tuesday Night Game Event
A Night of Games, Tournaments & Karaoke

What's your Game? Spades, Poker, Monopoly, Scrabble, Chess?
Well all of these and more will be in effect as you come enjoy
NYC's hottest weekly GAME NIGHT!!!
Plus you can win Cash & Prizes in our tournaments!!!
All while listening to Brooklyn's hottest karaoke singers do their thing on
the mic!!!

Place: NY Perks
193 Smith St. (Btwn Warren & Baltic)
Planet Brooklyn, NYC

Time: 6pm

Music: AJ "Mischief" of Mindgazms spins the best
in Lounge Grooves, Ol' School, Classic Club, Funk/Soul, R&B,
Hip-Hop & Reggae

Cover: NONE* (That's right it's free!!!)

2 Drink minimum in effect.
*Some Games may have an entrance or registration fee

For more info or to register for
games and Tournaments email games@mindgazms.com
or call 877 MINDGAZMS/ 877 646-3429

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/08/2005 10:30:00 AM  5 comments
Sunday, August 07, 2005
The Return of MAGIC CITY Sundays
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the Return of MAGIC CITY Sundays
Hosted by FOXY BROWN & B'day Boy YOUNG GAV

NYC's most beloved Sunday night event returns on "ANY GIVEN SUNDAY"
starting Sun. Aug.7th w/ an All-Star B'day Celebration for YOUNG GAV hosted by ROC Star FOXY BROWN "the Brown Fox"

10pm-4am
Music by DJ SELF "the Prince of NY"
Co-hosted by DJ ENVY

Polo/Button down is required for entry
Ladies $5 & Gents $10 w/ Rsvp
3 Bottle min. for for V.I.P
RSVP: Al@ramseyracing.com

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RAMSEYRACING CARLITO HACIANO SHOWCASE ENT.

Attention LADIES:(6pm-10:30)
Come early to the beautiful & spacious LQ to attend
Ms.Fortune's "FACE2FACE"
The largest Make-Up & Fashion Stylist Expo debuts in NYC the same night

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/07/2005 08:44:00 AM  5 comments
Saturday, August 06, 2005
POLL: Who has the best party?
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After you've hit up one of the listed spots tonight, let us know what you think. Who had the best party...VOTE NOW.

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posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/06/2005 01:57:00 PM  19 comments
LIVE! @ BLVD
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Esther-Mireya Presents:

LIVE! @ BLVD
Tribute to Fela Kuti
Saturday, August 6th
BLVD
199 Bowery @ Spring, NYC
Doors Open @ 10pm

This week, we're honoring Fela Kuti's contribution to music. The Official AfterParty to the African AIDS Awareness Concert, there will be live Afrobeat Musicians breakin' it DOWN for us. (Feel that drumbeat, baby!)

And as always... DJ COSI (Eclectic Ride) and DJ HERBERT (Mainstream) doing the *damn* thing!

This Saturday Night LIVE! @ BLVD promises to be another *DOPE* affair (as always, folks...as always!)

RSVP @ http://outlook2.bet.com/exchweb/bin/redir.asp?URL=http://mail.yahoo.com/config/login?/ym/Compose?To=EstherMireya@yahoo.com and/or mention Esther-Mireya's list @ the door!

As always.... spread the *luv*.... spread the *word*....forward this invite!!!

Peace & All That Dope *Ish,
Esther-Mireya
(201) 681-6707 ---> Birthday Parties & Table Reservations? Call me!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/06/2005 11:37:00 AM  5 comments
Hawaiian Luau
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VARIETY SATURDAYS
True to its name, Variety Saturdays gets the mix totally right and captures the essence of a truly international New York club night. With great music provided by influential DJs, Club Deep continues to attract an exciting selection of party-loving folks.

Models, creative artists and a corporate clientele makes Variety Saturdays at Deep one of the hottest parties in the city!
Room 1 DJs Smooth GRoom 2 DJ Smalls
Sponsored Vodka Open Bar 10:30pm - 11:30PM
Ladies Complimentary until 12AM,
Gentlemen Complimentary until 11PM
$175 Stoli Bottle Specials,
Up to 6 Comps all night with Bottle Service
To RSVP,call (212) 479 8545

Venue Name: Deep
Location: 16 W. 22nd St. (btwn 5th & 6th Ave)

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/06/2005 11:27:00 AM  5 comments
'SEXY '
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NYC's Hottest International Party@ CHINA CLUB
Saturday August 06th
Doors Open@ 10pm
Drink Tickets For Anyone Who Enters From 10-11pm
$95 Bottles of Moet
$150 Bottles of Grey Goose
$150 Bottles of Stoli Vodka &
$150 Bottles of Ketel One
All Night
SMOKING SECTION AT JADE TERRACE
Music by rotating DJ's
GLEN FRISCIA / LUCHO / TED SMOOTH / MICHAEL KUILAN / JUMPIN' JAY / WRECK

On the Guest ListLadies Complimentary Admission til 1AM - $15 AfterGents Complimentary Admission til 11PM - $15 After21 & over For more info and guestlist requests, call (212) 685 3200

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/06/2005 11:24:00 AM  5 comments
Champagne Saturdays
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Venue Name: Champagne
Location: 534 West 27th St (btwn 10th & 11th Aves)
Table Reservation Information:Mike K. and Rocky B.escapenyc@aol.com http://www.escapenycity.com/(212) 370 5400

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/06/2005 11:21:00 AM  6 comments
Friday, August 05, 2005
GLO FRIDAYS
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Esther-Mireya Presents:
GLO FRIDAYS
DJ FINESSE & Rotating Celebrity DJs
Friday, August 5th
GLO
431 West 16th Street (b/w 9th & 10th Ave), NYC
Doors Open @ 10pm
GLO FRIDAYS jumps off this weekend with the fabulous *DJ FINESSE*...and a host of other celebrity DJ's rotating on the 1's & 2's....
Mark the beginning of another SUPER-FLY Affair.... Be part of the MOVEMENT!
RSVP @ EstherMireya@yahoo.com and/or mention Esther-Mireya's list @ the door!
As always.... spread the *luv*.... spread the *word*....forward this invite!!!
Peace & All That Dope *Ish,
Esther-Mireya
(201) 681-6707 ---> Birthday Parties & Table Reservations? Call me!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/05/2005 12:22:00 PM  5 comments
Thursday, August 04, 2005
Party Tonight@ Quo
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MISS OUT!! THIS WILL BE THE BEST NIGHT YET!
This Thursday August 4th at Quo Must Be 21 + to enter

Thursday night come be a part of NYC's most talked about Party. Quo Night Club Thursday's is crazy. If you do not know why come and find out. Music By DJ MAGIC, from 10:00pm-close. Music types Hip-Hop, R&B,Reggae,Reggaeton,Rock,80's,Classics, and more. Come see why this part has been featured on Page 6 of the New York Post time and time again.

Open bar from 10pm-11pm. Free until 11pm on
The DJ Magic Guestlist Located @
Quo Nightclub 511 west 28th st bet 10th and 11th ave.
Door By Calvin To Get on DJ Magics guestlist email your names and the number of people in your party to Djmagic05@tmail.com IMPORTANT -- If you plan to attend, you MUST say you are on DJ Magics Guest List at the door or you will not get in !!

On my List Ladies In Free Guys Reduced

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/04/2005 07:06:00 AM  5 comments
Wednesday, August 03, 2005
Charlie Murphy: "Chappelle's Is Over"
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Charlie Murphy: "Chappelle's Is Over"
by Anthony Layser , TVGuide.com

Charlie Murphy wants people to know he's no Frank Stallone or Tito Jackson. He's no "not-as-famous-sibling" gimmick. Judging by the sales for Chappelle's Show DVDs, many may already be well aware of this. After spending more than a decade in the shadow of his superstar brother, Eddie, Murphy's antics as a cast member on Chappelle's have finally made him his own man. Currently he is selling out comedy clubs and has a slate of movies, the last of which, King's Ransom, recently hit video stores. Insider spoke with Murphy about his career and the fate of the show that spurred millions to holler, "I'm Rick James, bitch!"

TV Guide: Your first introduction to show business was as your brother Eddie's bodyguard. Now you're coming off a major role on one of the most popular shows on TV. Did you foresee that kind of career path?

Charlie Murphy: No. I never really had any clear-cut path in mind. When I was working as a bodyguard, I came across all these people who were involved in show business and I got to be like a fly on the wall. I learned a lot from that.

TV Guide: Is it difficult to be a performer who happens to be related to Eddie Murphy?

Murphy: You've got to remember, my brother is universally recognized as one of the best stand-ups ever. So there's going be those who say, "Wait a minute, this guy is Eddie's older brother. That means that the whole time we were enjoying Eddie this guy was around. Why wasn't he doing it then?" The consensus might be, "Maybe it's because he sucks or wasn't good." I erase that by showing up.

TV Guide: Critics trashed King's Ransom, but in quite a few of those reviews you were singled out for being really funny. Are you the only thing that makes the movie worth watching?

Murphy: I do end up being the guy that a lot of people like when they're watching the movie, but it's not like I'm the main character. I did King's Ransom right after coming off the second season of Chappelle's Show, so other people involved in King's Ransom got bigger billing, more money, bigger parts, the whole nine. I didn't complain about that. I went and did the best job possible — another instance of Charlie paying his dues.

TV Guide: What is the status Chappelle's Show's third season? [Titular host Dave Chappelle went AWOL in May, bringing production to a halt.] Will it ever air?

Murphy: Nah, not on television. We shot over half the season, man. Season 3 is ready. But if they're not going to show it right now... when? Are they going to show it next year?

TV Guide: What do you think Comedy Central will do with the eight episodes that have already been shot? Murphy: I don't know. They had a big screening where they looked at the episodes and everyone was happy with what they had. They have possession of it. [My guess is] it'll go straight to DVD and they'll say, "Here's the Season 2 DVD for sale for Christmas — and it [will have] Season 3's unseen footage."

TV Guide: So is that it for Chappelle's Show?

Murphy: Chappelle's Show is over, man. Done. It took me a long time to be able to say those words, but I can say it pretty easy now, because it's the truth. There's no way to get around it. It's a new day. I'm disappointed it ended the way it did, but I'm not angry with anybody. Chappelle's Show was like the Tupac of TV shows. It came out, it got everybody's attention, it was a bright shining star, but it burned out and for some strange reason, it burned out quick. The two seasons I acted on that show made me a star. Now I can go out and do stand-up. I'm getting movie offers. It's off the hook. Me getting to the next level or whatever's going to happen is going to come from the next things I do, but Chappelle's Show served its purpose and I'll always be grateful

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/03/2005 08:40:00 AM  5 comments
Club Speed TONIGHT! BE THERE!
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posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/03/2005 12:18:00 AM  5 comments
Hip-Hop's Effects on the World
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Read the shocking story that has the whole Black Internet talking:
Hip-Hop Clothing Store in Africa

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/03/2005 12:12:00 AM  6 comments
Tuesday, August 02, 2005
Mother of the Matrix Launches new website.
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Thank you for supporting me during these trials and tribulations. The time has now come for us to claim our victory. Visit my official website today at www.sophiaoracle.com

Be the first to claim a piece of history by purchasing (presale) “The Book That Started It All” THE THIRD EYE. The first 10,000 buyers will receive the Limited Edition, hard cover copy, signed personally by me anyway you like. Also see how you can become a millionaire by visiting my website. Thank you again and God bless.



Sophia Stewart

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/02/2005 04:14:00 PM  5 comments
Playgirl disses Marques Houston
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Marques Houston has played himself in the eyes of Playgirl magazine. Playgirl magazine reached out to Allhiphop.com in a telling e-mail and told Allhiphop.com that some of this chit chatter about $2 million to pose nude was false. At first it was $1 million...then his rep.'s said $2 million...now Playgirl says it was NO MILLION!

PLAYGIRL stated, We've been monitoring the Marques rumor mill via your site and we're ready to put the kabosh on his publicity teams abuse of our name to get him his 15 seconds. So heres what we've got to say about the situation: Marques Houston is not going to be in Playgirl. We didnt offer him a million; we certainly didnt offer him $2 million. We emphatically stand by the fact that we do not pay celebrities to appear in our magazine and certainly not at a rate of $1 million an inch (so we've heard from those who saw the goods). However, as our way of tipping our caps to someone who has so blatantly abused the privilege (even though we have called multiple Marques representatives to insist he stop the name-dropping) we are putting together a special Marques Houston surprise in our November issue. It hits newsstands Oct. 11.

What does Playgirl have in store for Marques Houston? Stay tuned......

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/02/2005 04:02:00 PM  8 comments
Monday, August 01, 2005
In Stores Now: NAKED...
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Naked: Black Women Bare All About Their Skin, Hair, Hips, Lips, and Other Parts.

This book discusses the issues of black women and body image as it relates to hair texture, skin color, weight, and sexuality. Contributors to Naked include Sonia Sanchez, BETs Melyssa Ford, asha bandele (Daughter, The Prisoners Wife), Jill Nelson (Sexual Healing, Finding Marthas Vineyard), Lori Tharps (Hair Story), Margeaux Watson, Dr. Asali Solomon, Laini Madhubuti, Akiba Solomon (editor), and Ayana Byrd (editor), Elon Johnson (former BET 106 and Park head writer) and more.

This is a book all black women and men should read.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/01/2005 10:23:00 PM  6 comments
VISUAL LIBERATION FILM SERIES
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Tuesday, August 2
7:30 pm
The Brecht Forum
451 West St. Betw Bank & Bethune 212.242.4201 www.brechtforum.org
VISUAL LIBERATION FILM SERIES
Black August Festival
All Power to the People! The Black Panther Party and Beyond
Discussion to Follow Screening A Powerful, moving and comprehensive documentary on the resistance of Black Panther Party members against the relentless attack upon it thru COINTEPRO FBI-led terror tactics. Opening with a montage of four hundred years of race injustice in America, this powerful documentary provides the historical context for the establishment of the 60s civil rights movement. Rare clips of Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Fred Hampton and other activists transport one back to those turbulent times.

Suggested donation: $6/$10/$15

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/01/2005 10:20:00 PM  5 comments
Aug. 5th: Funk Flex Birthday Party
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The Official Birthday Bash

For Hot 97's own

FUNKMASTER FLEX
The ROXY!

Music by:

Funk Flex

Bobby Trends

& Many Guest DJs

There will be LIVE PERFORMANCES from your favorite artists!!!

Hosted by: DOUGIE FRESH!

In the Building will be: Nice n Smooth, Big Daddy Kane, Kid Capri... And thats just the OLD SCHOOL!!!

Many of Flex's celebrity friends will be in the building!!!

Over 1000 Tix sold!!!! Few Advance Tix Left!!

REG. ADMISSION TIX - $25 V.I.P. TICKETS - $50

E-mail 4 Tickets:
University_ent@yahoo.com

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/01/2005 05:05:00 PM  6 comments
2005 Black Weblog Awards
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http://www.blackweblogawards.com/awards.html

Nominate this Blog!!!

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/01/2005 11:44:00 AM  8 comments
Photo of the Day
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Toy Company Unveils R. Kelly Action Figure
From LipstickAlley.com
A toy company unveiled a new R.Kelly action figure today in Japan. The 6' tall fully articulated custom doll looks and talks like the real thing. It comes accessorized with a video camera. The doll is made of hard plastic and features genuine human hair to give it a more realistic appearance. The doll is only available in Japan at the present time but plans are in the works to ship the dolls to the U.S. within the next few months. A 6" tall action figure is also available.

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/01/2005 11:28:00 AM  8 comments
Industry Mondays
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Noel Ashman, Chris Noth, David Wells, Samantha Ronson, Petra Nemcova,
Jesse Bradford, Damon Dash, Ross Robinson, Joey McIntyre, Jason Grimsley,
Ethan Browne, Anne Dexter Jones, and Simon Rex
along with IC Group
Request your appearance

The Q Boys of Summer

Industry Mondays

at
NA
246 West 14th St (btwn 7th & 8th Aves)
New York, NY

Monday, July 25th, 2005
Doors open at 10PM

Open Bar from 10PM - 11PM

With A Rotating List of All-Star DJs

Door by Mike Diamond

RSVP a must.

To RSVP, please call (212) 244 2288

posted by Sneaker15 @ 8/01/2005 11:18:00 AM  6 comments