Author Archives: The Beast

Live Hip Hop w/ Glasper, Lupe, Mos & Kanye!

Most of yall don’t know about the Robert Glasper Experiment – the innovative jazz band, ?uestlove calls the “most dangerous band in the world”. Check them out (via Crave Online) at the Blue Note with Lupe Fiasco, Mos Def and Kanye West. I’m telling you.. live Hip Hop is trending in 2011! Shouts to MeghanContinue Reading

Marry Durham After Party

To show our love for Durham we’re performing at the Marry Durham wedding reception! Marry Durham is a benefit event where donors get to participate in a wedding, parade and reception with the Bull City on March 19th. We invited the Urban Sophisticates and Big Hell to rock the after party with us at MotorcoContinue Reading

A Great Weekend for NC Hip Hop

If you’re in North Carolina this weekend, there are some great Hip Hop events that you won’t want to miss in the Triangle. Friday night, you can check out the B-Girl South Website Launch Party in Durham featuring an all-star, all female line-up including: STAHHR, ADRIFT DA BELLE, LYRIC JONES & BOOG BROWN. Saturday Morning inContinue Reading

aLive 2/22: Joe Hall of Hammer No More The Fingers

February 22nd’s aLive Tuesdays guest is guitarist/vocalist Joe Hall from the indy rock band, Hammer No More The Fingers. It’s also Eric’s birthday, so don’t miss a fun, FREE night of great music at Jack Sprat Cafe in Chapel Hill. Join the facebook group here.Continue Reading

Let’s Stay Together / Translation LIVE

Beast rocks Al Green’s classic Let’s Stay Together and hip hop/salsa anthem, Translation at the Save Our Arts benefit concert. If you haven’t seen the music video for Translation yet, check it out here. Shouts to videographer Eric Chen!Continue Reading