Daily Archives: May 12, 2010

Bodega Approved – BHF ’10 teams up with J Dilla Foundation and Q-Tip

Brooklyn Bodega has teamed up with The J Dilla Foundation for the 2010 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

On July 6th as part of BHF ’10 Week, Brooklyn Bodega and The J Dilla Foundation present the Bodega Education Initiative (BEI), which will celebrate the legacy of J Dilla.
The event will be hosted by the Brooklyn Historical Society.
Panelists will include Hip-Hop legend Q-Tip, Maureen “Ma Dukes” Yancey, DJ Spinna and more.

Tickest are on sale for BEI with Q-Tip and Ma Dukes


LL Cool J Vanity Fair Photo Shoot

LL is still looking good after all these years. If he ever gets completely bored with music he can just do calendars. Here is the photo shoot behind his feature in this month’s Vanity Fair.


Industry Veteran Jay King Launches Music Workshop Series

Beverly Hills, CA – On Saturday, June 19 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, musical master mind Jay King will present industry newbies with a roadmap for success with a new workshop entitled, “Making Dollars and Sense out of the New Music Business.” The recording legend and creative force behind such ground breaking groups as the Timex Social Club and Club Nouveau, King has steadily redefined himself as the author of reinvention when it comes to the music game. “Making Dollars and Sense Out of the New Music Business” will be held at the Tanzore Restaurant and Lounge located at 50 N. LaCienega Blvd. in Beverly Hills.