The Return of KRS-One | 9/27/18 @ Newport Blues Cafe

KRS-One returns to Newport, RI on Thursday 9/27/18! The legendary Hip Hop icon performed here last year and sold out the Newport Blues Cafe so be sure to get your ticket early. He’ll be supported locally by Unk-11 & DirtyDurdie, Freddie Black & Spliftout, Ney Sean, Sky Jonez, Divine Ways Earned and DJ Donnie Battle – don’t miss this epic event! $20 tickets. $25 day of show. 7pm doors. 8pm music. Strict 21+ brought to you by Newport Blues & RhymeCulture RSVP // tickets Share this:FacebookTwitterTumblrGooglePinterestLike this:Like...
Milez Grimez & Swann Notty Record Release Party | 6/30/18 @ The Met

Milez Grimez & Swann Notty Record Release Party | 6/30/18 @ The Met

Two of the illest MCs from Rhode Island recently put out a dope project called Murderous & Venomous – join Milez Grimez & Swann Notty for the release party at The Met in Pawtucket, RI on Saturday 6/30/18! They’ve got an all-star cast of local Hip Hop artists on the bill too including Chachi, DirtyDurdie, Alyssa Marie and Big G’s! Music by DJ Therion & hosted by Muffin. RSVP on Facebook Doors open 8PM | Show starts 9PM $10 advance | $13 day of ALL AGES On sale now at: www.themetri.com Lupo’s Box Office, FYE Stores Round Again Records (Wickenden St, Prov) In Your Ear (Main St, Warren) Online at: http://bit.ly/Milez_Swann_Met More info: www.themetri.com 401.331.1005 Murderous & Venomous by Milez Grimez Share...
Masta Ace @ Newport Blues Cafe | Sunday 4/15/18

Masta Ace @ Newport Blues Cafe | Sunday 4/15/18

Hip Hop legend Masta Ace returns to #NewportRI on Sunday 4/15/18 as part of The Preceding The Warmth Tour with Mister Burns & Jarv from VT! They’ll be supported locally by Lingo, Ney Sean, Divine Ways Earned, DJ John Gotem & Jim Brows! And it’s Lingo’s birthday celebration too so it’s gonna be extra crazy! $10 tickets, $15 at the door. 9-close. Strict 21+ RSVP on Facebook | Buy Tickets MASTA ACE MastaAce.com Boasting an impressive rap résumé that includes membership in the legendary Juice Crew and a verse on the classic 1988 posse cut “The Symphony,” Brooklyn’s Masta Ace is an underground Hip Hop veteran and luminary. Two years after the release of “The Symphony,” Ace released his debut album, Take a Look Around, on the revered Cold Chillin’ label. While not a huge commercial success, the keenly produced album spawned a hit single — and a Yo! MTV Raps staple — with the Biz Markie collaboration “Me and the Biz.” The album affirmed Masta Ace’s rightful place as a significant contributor to Hip Hop’s golden age era. Ace returned to the fold in 1993, this time with his crew as Masta Ace Incorporated — which featured Lord Digga and Paula Perry — and dropped Slaughtahouse. The album broke ground by taking the synthesized West Coast sound and filtering it through a hardcore East Coast mentality. The memorable “Born to Roll,” with its tweaked Moog/Kraftwerk bassline, brought Ace some serious commercial attention. In 1995, Masta Ace Incorporated dropped Sittin’ on Chrome, a continuation of the previous album’s themes, chock-full of Jeep beats but with even slicker sound. Using the Isley Brothers’ much-sampled “For the Love of You” for the track “I.N.C. Ride”...
KRS-One @ Newport Blues Cafe

KRS-One @ Newport Blues Cafe

The legendary KRS-One is performing at Newport Blues Cafe on Thursday 11/9/17! This incredible artist has been a pioneer of Hip Hop culture since the 80s and continues to spread his socially conscious message to this day – don’t miss this one! He’ll be joined by Freddie Black w/ Spliftout, Lord Gremithy (of DirtyDurdie), Kee-Words and Camden Murphy w/ The Z-Boys! DJ Nook & Jackie Treehorn on the wheels of steel. Doors open at 8 – music at 9. $15 tickets, $20 at the door. RSVP & Tickets Strict 21+ proper ID required Share...
REKS – Newport, RI | 10.6.17

REKS – Newport, RI | 10.6.17

Hip Hop legend REKS returns to Newport, RI on Friday 10/6/17! He’ll be appearing at Jimmy’s Saloon with Evans Vinyl Collection feat. DirtyDurdie, Freddie Black,NEED, Kee-Words, KEVdiggs, AfterLife & Lady Guenevere and DJ D-Napp! $10. 9-close. Strict 21+ RSVP on Facebook Brought to you by House of Lyrics, RhymeCulture, AfterLife, Fine Malt Vintage & Iced Down Entertainment. REKS rekshiphop.com Corey Isiah Christie (born August 24, 1977), better known as REKS, is an American rapper. REKS emerged from Lawrence, Massachusetts’ underground rap scene. REKS was a breakdancer in his teens and was part of a local B-boy crew called Funk Town Connection. By the time he entered college at University of Massachusetts Amherst, REKS had built a reputation for himself in the local Boston rap scene, but then eventually quit school to begin recording for Brick Records. A few 12″ singles, “I Could Have Done More” and “Fearless,” arrived first in early 2001, before Brick issued his debut LP, Along Came the Chosen, later that year. This earned him nominations for Hip-Hop Album and Artist of the Year by the Boston Music Awards. REKS worked with DJ Premier, Styles P, Alchemist, Hi-Tek, and many others on his 2011 album Rhythmatic Eternal King Supreme. Share...
Cannibal Ox – Newport, RI

Cannibal Ox – Newport, RI

Profit J-Med presents the legendary underground Hip Hop duo Cannibal Ox at Jimmy’s Saloon in #NewportRI on Monday 6/19/17 as part of their Iron Galaxy Tour! Arcade Generation will have a bunch of video games set up so get there early at 6pm for the VIP meet & greet if you want to play a few rounds with the artists. Also featuring Crimson Godz (Double A.B., Kenyattah Black, REALZ aka Realio Sparkzwell, DJ Lokash) and local support from DirtyDurdie, Sincere Da Emcee, Playboy Nyse, J-Flizz & Chubs! THUG funny on the 1s & 2s. $15 tix. $20 door. $25 VIP. RSVP on Facebook Sponsored by Empire Studio – RI. Tattoo raffles all night! Strict 21+ Make Hip Hop great again – support the underground! Share...
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