Tag Archives: Mic Stew

Raekwon playing free shows, including Brooklyn with IDK

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Raekwon just played the ‘Art of Rap’ show at Brooklyn’s Kings Theatre this past Saturday (11/4) and he’ll play the Boston one tonight (11/10). After that, Rae is the latest artist playing the Heineken Green Room series…

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Higher Purpose: Mic Stewart talks about his new EP and sabbatical in Dallas

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Screen Shot 2015-08-10 at 3.34.01 PMOn the cusp of releasing his Higher Purpose EP and relocating to Dallas for six months starting in September, Mic Stewart is filled with nothing but good vibes and positive energy.  Always a favorite of mine for talking all things hip-hop, I … Continued

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Rotation Records to host “Rotation on the River” hip-hop event next weekend

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Norristown-based Rotation Records, a recording company and studio, will be hosting a “Rotation on the River” showcase that will take place next Saturday Feb. 27 at the Deck at Harbor Pointe in Essington. The event will showcase 15 Hip Hop … Continued

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Reef The Lost Cauze, Barrel Brothers and Mic Stew @ Underground Arts for the Red Bull Sound Select.

Source: Jump Philly

Reef The Lost Cauze jumped on stage last night and told the crowd about how he and his wife recently had a baby. “I’m just happy to be out of the house,” he told the crowd at Underground Arts during the Red Bull Sound Select, curated by Veteran Freshman. Then he ripped into a series […]

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: The Vaselines with Amanda X at Johnny Brenda’s, Mic Stew and Reef the Lost Cauze at Underground Arts, Arc Iris at Tin Angel and more…

Source: The Key (WXPN)

The-Vaselines-1Scottish outfit The Vaselines visit Johnny Brenda’s with Amanda X tonight. The indie pop veterans first released material in 1987 on an EP called Son of a Gun. Seven more efforts followed, culminating in last year’s V for Vaselines LP which was partially a nod … Continued

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Intern Derrick’s Weekend Picks: A Reason to Celebrate.

Source: Jump Philly

We did it. We finally made it through the snowmageddon hellscape that is the month of February. I think this is a cause for celebration. So, if you’re looking for an excuse to finally get out of the house and spend a night out on the town, then you better listen up. Philadelphia will be […]

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Intern Derrick’s Weekend Picks: Forget The Rodent.

Source: Jump Philly

Well, seeing as the rodent we proudly base our weather predictions on saw his own shadow, it’s looking like we’ve got six more weeks of winter ahead of us. It’s a pretty depressing thought to be honest. But there’s hope for us yet. If you love Philly music like we do here at JUMP, then […]

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Review: Mic Stew’s The Big L Mixtape: Hello My Name is Michael Stewart

Source: The Key (WXPN)

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Philly MC Mic Stew is more than a rapper, he’s a passionate lyricist with talent well beyond his years. His latest offering The Big L Mixtape: Hello My Name is Michael Stewart is equal parts homage to a late hip-hop legend and Stew showcasing his undeniable skills.

If you’re unfamiliar with Big L, Mic Stew doesn’t leave you in the dark; he includes 30 second verses from Big L classics like “’90 Freestyle”, “Ebonics”, “MVP”, and “Put It On” on the 13-track set as well as clips from interviews of Jay-Z and Lord Finesse speaking ...

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