I could not talk about this before the official announcement, but now I can! On Friday, August 16, 2013, Spike Lee will be joined by DJs Clark Kent, Scratch, Spinna, and more for an all night dance party and fundraiser.
The party, sponsored by Brooklyn Bowl and 40 Acres and a Mule, will start at 11:45 PM at 61 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11249. Money and awareness raised will go toward Spike’s new film.
Mind Body and Roll! is a pop-up roller skating rink and alternative health and wellness party set to appear at Brooklyn Fire Proof on Saturday, August 10, 2013. The party is FREE and open to all ages from 3pm-8pm. After 8pm, the venue is 21+ with a $10 cover. There is FREE evening entry with RSVP BEFORE 11PM to MindBodyRollBK@gmail.com.
You can bring your own skates or take advantage of $10 skate rentals. There will be Wellness Talks, Skating Lessons, Dance Workshops, Raffles & Giveaways. Check out the address and schedule below.
BROOKLYN FIRE PROOF | 119 Ingraham Street | btwn Porter & Knickerbocker | 2 Blocks NE of Morgan L Stop
3:00PM SKATING LESSONS | By SkateTruck NYC
4:00PM Eating for Energy | Finding Energy From The Foods You Eat By Intergrated Nutrion Certified Health Coach Lucy Chen
5:00PM Know Your Rights | From Dealing With Police to Starting Your Own Business By NYU Law Student Jeffrey Silberman
6:00PM MAXIMUM MUSCLE FUNCTION | Applied Kinesiologist and Chiropractor Dr. Brian Blatt/ Axis Chiropractic and Fitness Wizard, Bodywork Superhero John O’Mahoney/Body Art BK
7:00PM SKATING LESSONS | By SkateTruck NYC
8:00PM Gaga/PEOPLE | Gain Knowledge & Self-Awareness, Discover and Strengthen Our Engines Through MovementThrough Movement Class is open to everyone
9:00PM Total Life Remix | Breathe for Energy by Nutrition and Lifestyle Expert Monica Aparicio
10:00PM Rink Closes, House Music Dance Party Begins
Digger’s Delight kicks off on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 with live DJ sets from Lord Finesse, Large Pro, Boogie Blind and Miss Shing-A-Ling. Head over to St. Nicholas Park on 135th St. & Saint Nicholas Ave in Harlem, New York. Take the B or C train to 135th. This free event starts at 4pm and ends at 8pm.
August 6: DJs Miss Shing-A-Ling, Lord Finesse, Large Pro & Boogie Blind
August 13: DJs Rockin Rob, Chuck City, Natasha Diggs & Irv
August 20: DJs Supreme La Rock, Breakbeat Lou, Danny Dan & Chairman Mao
August 27: DJs Jazzy Jay, Forrest Getemgump, Fabel & Looie Loo
Masta Killa is all grown up and he is using his notoriety to encourage others to show compassion to animals by not eating meat. In his recent campaign message for PETA, Masta Killa talks about the way he was raised and introduces viewers to his son, Eternal. My favorite part of the video is the tone of his voice. It’s so polite. I wondered if he could keep it up, but he does! Sounds like Wu-Tang Clan is still for the children. Watch Masta Killa’s PETA video below.
Two purveyors of soulful Hip-Hop have teamed up again to release a second mixtape celebrating the place where it all started — the Bronx. The mix features a few surprise guests including Uncle Murda andTalib Kweli. Scroll down to stream the mix or click the image to download the mix from datpiff.com.
2. Ladies and Gentlemen (introducing 80 Blocks) f/ Talib Kweli
3. Starlight Glitz
4. Clean Getaway f/ Uncle Murda
5. No Uniform f/ M.O.P. and Pete Rock
6. Lets Toast
7. Megan Good f/ Mac Miller
8. 80 Blocks Party
9. Don’t Ya Just Love It f/ Ab-Soul
10. Y’all Not Ready
11. Rocking With The Best
12. You Never Seen A City Like (The Bronx )
13. Supa Fly Shit
14. 80 Block’s From Tiffany’s
17. No Hook f/ Pete Rock
18. Love Traps f/ Tyler Woods
19. Glitter and Gold
20. 99 Bottles
21. Dream Journey f/ Geechi Suede
22. 4 The OG’s
23. Pot of Butta
24. Can I Get A ……
Tonight vinyl lovers can party the night away at the Mobile Mondays party at Bowery Electric. Tonight’s featured DJs include Mr. Walt and DJ Evil Dee of the legendary Beatminerz. Address: 327 Bowery at 2nd Street in downtown Manhattan.