Posts Tagged ‘hip hop’

Curren$y At the Fox Pomona

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

This was the show that just keeps on giving….content, I mean. I was looking through the photos from that night and I realized I had also recorded some video. That night, luckily, I was able to borrow some light from the videographers standing next to me in the pit to record this video. I didn’t physically borrow the light, I just stood really close to them and “borrowed” their light…nah mean? The lighting is decent but I do need to invest in a boom microphone if I want to record more performers. Check it out…it’s my first attempt. Oh, and, I ain’t gonna front, can someone help me with the title of the song he is performing?

MC Futuristic The Flytrap

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

I’ve been listening to the new Flytrap CD Release by MC Futuristic….excellent release. I especially like tracks 14, 15, and 16. Track 15 is my personal favorite, I can listen to it all day…on repeat..I’m a sucker for female vocals on a hip hop track. Click on the image to go to his bandcamp page….or go beyond the jump and listen to track 15-”Butterfly”

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We Moved Yo!

Monday, January 16th, 2012

In case you ain’t hurd (yes, I know it is spelled heard, but hurd is more street, nah mean?!?!), we’ve moved. So, in case your driving along Valley Boulevard in Alhambra and you recognize the logo…YES IT’S US! Come on in and visit. Here are some shots of the shop. Everyone is always welcomed.

The view from Valley Blvd as you sit in traffic.

The view from Valley Blvd as you sit in traffic.

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DOM KENNEDY / CURREN$Y POMONA

Saturday, January 14th, 2012

Last night, Friday January 13th, I had the privilege of taking some photos of the Dom Kennedy and Curren$y show at the Fox.  I was too late to shoot photos of the Inland Empire’s very own Noa James. Curren$y and Dom Kennedy put on an awesome show…it was cray (or swag, or ill, or…you get the idea). I think it might have sold out. Big Shout out to Abstract Evolution for the show…AND, most importantly, allowing me to shoot the show. Here are the photos. ENJOY!

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BLU + COPYWRITE 12/23/11

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

Soooo….New Years Resolution….I. MUST. UPDATE. THE. BLOG. Well, at least as much as I update the shop’s facebook page. I have a lot to catch up, so for every current post I will post an older post. This is the older post…photos from Chinky Eyed show at the Terrace in Pasadena.

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BLU at the Terrace

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BLACK CLOUD MUSIC IN-STORE

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

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This Saturday, September 25, 2010, Radio Futura will be hosting a Black Cloud Music hip hop showcase in-store. We will have live performances by; Noa James, Curtiss King, Jynxx, Faimkills, Art Barz, Finess the Great, Kev Martin, Doze, Logic, Waju, Phantom Thrett and more. This in-store is all ages and is completely free. Radio Futura is located at 178 West 3rd Street in Pomona, Ca. 91766. You can also call for direction (909) 620-2774. Check out the flier below for more information. (more…)

CURTISS KING, THE LOWKEYS, FAIMKILLS +

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

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Don’t miss this weekend Saturday, August 14, 2010. Curtiss King, The Lowkeys, Faimkills, and DJ Block City will be performing live in-store at Radio Futura. Come down for great hip hop and art. Yes, it’s Pomona’s Second Saturday Art Walk too. Join us this weekend in downtown Pomona. Performances start at 8pm at Radio Futura in Pomona. 178 W. 3RD Street, Pomona CA 91766. You can call for more information, (909) 620-2774.

PROPHIT P.A.N., LA MODE LISTENING PARTY

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

prophit p.a.n., la mode listining party at Radio Futura

Come down to Radio Futura this Saturday July 24, 2010 for a free live performance from Prophit P.A.N., who will be debuting his latest release, LA MODE, along with special guests, Black King (blaktronica) and Marques Lafelt. Show starts at 8pm at Radio Futura in Pomona, 178 W. 3rd Street, Pomona, Ca 91766. Hope to see you there!
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BREAK FESTIVAL 2010 IN POMONA

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

Break Festival 2010

Attention all breakers, DJ’s, hip hop lovers! Break Festival 2010 is being held at The Glasshouse in Pomona, CA this year. As you may already know, The Glasshouse is located across the street from Radio Futura and GCS Clothing. The Break Fest is scheduled Saturday, July 17, with guest judge Boogie Frantick (G-Stylez), Iron Monkey, and Mr. Wiggles. Live performances by, MC Prototype, DJ Abel, DJ Mark Luv and DJ Lu-Man + more to be announced. While your in town don’t forget to stop by Radio Futura or GCS Clothing in downtown Pomona. Check out the full flier below for more information. (more…)

BEAT GOES BOOM!

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

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The beat goes BOOM! Yes this months second Saturday In-store (May 8, 2010) will feature a showcase of producer/DJs in Hip Hop and Dubstep. There will be live performances by BARE (Subhuman – Trillbass) with Caly and Pro, Dumbsteppaz with MC Agez, and Elusive featuring Josh Koslow on the trumpet. It will be a great fusion of hip hop and dubstep. Come out and enjoy the art walk and great talent. Show starts at 8pm at Radio Futura in Pomona. Click here for directions.