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Rock Steady Crew 40th Anniversary @ SummerStage now Prodigy tribute

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The free Rock Steady Crew 40th Anniversary show at Central Park SummerStage on Sunday, July 20 is now being headlined by what’s being billed as Mobb Deep (Tribute to Prodigy)

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Quincy Vidal Bring the Real Brooklyn to Lincoln Center

Source: New York Music Daily

“One of my favorite bands in New York City,” Lincoln Center’s Viviana Benitez said succinctly, introducing Quincy Vidal’s rambunctious debut there last night . Then she let the Brooklyn hip-hop band’s lyrics speak for themselves.

“When we first got this gig, the first question I asked was, do they know who they booked?” co-leader and rapper Le’Asha Julius grinned. “Do they know the shit we talk about?” Obviously yes: this isn’t your grandfather’s Lincoln Center anymore and hasn’t been for awhile.

Backed by a tight, woozily funky four-piece band: Telecaster, multi-keys, bass and drums – Julius and her lyrical ...

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free 2017 Central Park SummerStage shows (Yo La Tengo, TMBG, Mavis Staples, Valerie June, Laura Mvula & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

PLUS: Mulatu Astatke, Roy Ayers, Panjabi MC, “Rock Steady Crew 40th Anniversary,” and more.

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listen to Marvel’s ‘Luke Cage’ playlist ft. Wu-Tang, Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Rakim & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The debut season of the Netflix series is out now.

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