Tag Archives: Doug E. Fresh

Rakim playing 2018 shows (one with Doug E. Fresh, Slick Rick & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last year, Rakim reunited with Eric B for a big Apollo show, their first in over two decades, to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their groundbreaking Paid In Full. The God MC is staying active…

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Coney Island’s Seaside Summer Concert Series returns (Beach Boys, Kool and the Gang, Rick Springfield & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The (mostly) free concert series is back for 2016.

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Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk initial show schedule

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Check out the initial schedule of the new Coney Island music venue.

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The Roots Picnic 2014 @ Festival Pier with Snoop Dogg, The War on Drugs, Chill Moody, Janelle Monae and More.

Source: Jump Philly

Text by Chris Malo. Images by Sean Kane, Rick Kauffman and Michael Bucher. The 7th annual Roots Picnic took over the Festival Pier this past Saturday on a glorious, sunshine filled day. Waiting for the line-up announcements to hit the interwebs for the summer festivals has become a part of any live music listener’s springtime diet. When […]

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Recap: The 7th Annual Roots Picnic @ Festival Pier

Source: The Swollen Fox

The Roots @ The Roots Picnic - 5.31.14The Roots Picnic took over Festival Pier for a seventh consecutive year on Saturday, bringing hip-hop legends together with up-and-coming acts. Early in the day, West Philly’s own Chill Moody got the blood flowing with a 30-minute set from the venue’s new Oasis Stage, which gives the crowd sand under its feet and a view across the river. The newly renovated Festival Pier had a nice feel to it early on, but as attendance grew, moving around to appreciate the improvements wasn’t a very attractive option.

Following Chill Moody, the crowd pinged back to the main stage for Boston’s Bad ...

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The Roots Picnic brings an inspired musical frenzy to the Festival Pier

Source: The Key (WXPN)

The anticipation behind this year’s Roots Picnic could have easily evolved into a self-fulfilling letdown of high expectations gone unfulfilled. Fortunately for the sold-out crowd of over 6,000, the day met every benchmark for a phenomenal musical experience. With the … Continued

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