Tag Archives: Rich Medina

New Year’s Eve Weekend in NYC: a guide to shows, parties & more ways to ring in 2018

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A guide to the many, many mostly musical happenings around NYC during this New Year’s Eve weekend.

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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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Scratch DJ Academy: Mixmaster Classes are in Session.

Source: Jump Philly

Text by Shruti Pal. Images by Rosie Simmons. “There used to be a bartending school here but I guess it’s gone,” murmurs a middle-aged woman, as she walks past the doors of 209 Chestnut St. She seems disappointed at the loss of a hip icon of Old City. “There also used to be an art […]Scratch DJ Academy: Mixmaster Classes are in Session.

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Roots Picnic is this weekend: check out set times & Blood Orange’s new album art

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 9th annual Roots Picnic is happening this Saturday, June 4 at Festival Pier in Philly. The set times were revealed and there are a few conflicts in there of course, like Leon Bridges vs Blood Orange vs Metro Boomin, Future vs Kaytranada…

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2016 free Central Park Summerstage shows (Feelies, UMO, Empress Of, Cymande, Kamasi, King Sunny Ade, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: McCoy Tyner, Indigo Girls, Mbongwana Star, the Rock Steady Crew anniversary, La Femme, KING, Orlando Julius, Rodrigo Amarante, Boogarins, GoldLink, and still many more.

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GrassROOTS Community Foundation’s “Let’s Move It: Philly!” Party @ Trilogy with Black Thought, Jazzy Jeff and More.

Source: Jump Philly

Text by Tim Mulhern. Images by Matthew Leister. On the third floor of Trilogy Nightclub, overlooking a snow-covered city and a skyline shrouded in fog, fans of Philly hip-hop “partied with a purpose” at a benefit for the GrassROOTS Community Foundation last Saturday evening. Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Rich Medina and special […]

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