Phora @ Firehouse XIII 9.5.14

Phora @ Firehouse XIII 9.5.14

California’s Phora is performing this Friday, September 5th at Firehouse XIII in Providence. This is his first set of east coast shows ever so come through and show him how RI rocks!! He’ll be supported locally by Zeuss, The Cause & Knowledge, NeySean, 89 the Brainchild, Medusah Black, Risky Biz & Toska with Mr. $hort Dogg from NJ on the wheels of steel. This one starts early so get there at 7pm if you’re interested in a meet and greet. Performances begin promptly at 8pm. All-Ages!! $20 at the door. Presented by Libre Brand & RhymeCulture. RSVP: http://on.fb.me/1trikTi Share...
BassMint Pros @ Jimmy’s Saloon 9.3.14

BassMint Pros @ Jimmy’s Saloon 9.3.14

Next Wednesday we will be kicking off September with the BassMint Pros! These guys are all the way from Utah and will be supported by local acts Ney Sean, Sheezac, J-Earn and Way Lay. This is a FREE 21+ event! The show starts at 10 and will be rockin until 1. Come through and show support! Share...
Interview with Sean Price

Interview with Sean Price

Writer’s Note: This interview was done in February of 2014 prior to P’s release of Mic Tyson. RhymeCulture has given me a chance to bring it back. Be sure to catch Sean Price and RA the Rugged Man performing this weekend (8/29/14) at Simon’s 677 in Providence. Locksmith and Prop Anon will also be featured alongside local talent The Dopemen and Grind Mode Generals. Tickets are $17 in advanced and $20 at the door. Some Words with Jesus Price, an Interview. When I had approached Sean Price in 2012 about doing an interview his response was “It’s not some weird shit is it?”. After stumbling over my words for a bit and telling him I worked for 90.3 I was able to convince him otherwise.That weekend I texted P sometime in the afternoon and waited the whole day for a response. I figured he must have been busy. I finally gave in and called, realizing that he gave me his home phone number. I half wish I captured the awkwardness of that conversation when he answered the phone not remembering who the hell I was. This was my first interview ever, so this is no doubt my favorite. Though I’ve only written a few artist interviews, I’ve had a lot of missed opportunities for a number of reasons. I have to appreciate Sean Price the person just as much as the MC for making this my easiest and most interesting interview. We spent time reflecting on what it was like growing up in Brownsville in the 80s, as well as his upcoming work at the time while he geared...
Surf Fest IV @ Jimmy’s Saloon 7.12.14

Surf Fest IV @ Jimmy’s Saloon 7.12.14

Local legends, the Water Bros. are celebrating their fourth annual Surf Fest! This will be THE night of the summer, with live music from the Loud Ones, Huge, the Brunt of It, Embedded and A Dying Breed. Also including guest appearances from skate legends Tony Alva and Jason Jesse. This is a celebration of Newport’s own legacy in surfing culture as well as a memorial fund for friends Gazoo and Shep! This is a 21+ event so bring your ID and your liver. Show is at 9pm and tickets are $10 at the door. Share...