PICS: DJ Green Lantern & Styles P Release Party (Live at Highline Ballroom)

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010


After the jump you’ll find a full set of pictures of last night’s OnSMASH/Invasion party, featuring performances by Styles P/D-Block & Sean Price and special guests such as Pharoahe Monch, Tek from Smif-N-Wessun, Consequence, Torae, Emilio Rojas,

Cop DJ Green Lantern & Styles P’s The Green Ghost Project. N.O.R.E. did.

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Video: Fresh Daily at The Roots Jam Session

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Last night, the artist formally known as Ill Tarzan kicked it at the Highline Ballroom with The Roots backing him on instruments.

Spotted at Meka’s

Previously: Fresh Daily – Untucked Nunchucks (Prod. by Ski Beatz)

Video: dead prez at Highline Ballroom Pt. 2

Friday, June 26th, 2009

dead prez x DJ Green Lantern’s Pulse of the People is out now.

Previously: dead prez at Highline Ballroom Pt. 1 (Video)

Video: dead prez at Highline Ballroom Pt. 1

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

dead prez & DJ Green Lantern’s Pulse of the People is out today.

Hit the jump for dead prez tell you Things You Should Know.

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Video: Truck North & Skillz – Inside The Craft

Thursday, June 11th, 2009

Three/21 and Skillz were out shooting the “Inside A Change” music video for the mixtape two nights ago while Skillz was in town, rockin at The Roots show at Highline Ballroom. Here’s just some short clips of Truck North and Skillz spittin some heat backstage. Look for the Skillz “Inside A Change” video to drop sometime next month featuring scratching by the legendary DJ Jazzy Jeff! Change!!!

Previously: The Roots x Skillz x Mos Def Return To The Classics (Video) | Truck North – Truck Jewels (Mixtape)

Video: Torae x The Roots (Weekly Jam Session)

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

Torae takes the stage alongside the legendary Roots Crew at Highline Ballroom in New York City performing a “jam session” of material off his upcoming “Double Barrel” album in stores June 2nd.

Catch Marco Polo & Torae at South Paw in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday May 23rd opening up for Black Moon & Smif N Wessun who will be performing a ‘Tribute To Classics’ paying homage to their debut albums “Enta Da Stage” and “Da Shinin.” Tickets for the event can be purchased here.

Previously: Marco Polo & Torae ft. Sean Price & Masta Ace – Hold Up

Video: Cam’ron Live @ Highline Ballroom NYC (5/4/09) – Part 3

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

Cookin’ Up

Okay, here’s the last batch of videos from that night. More here & here.

Crime Pays is in store tomorrow, so go out and support Mr. Giles. Hit the jump for Got It For Cheap, Get It In Ohio, Make Da Trap Say Ay, Suck It Or Not & Cookies-N-Apple Juice.

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Video: Cam’ron Live @ Highline Ballroom NYC (5/4/09) – Part 1

Monday, May 11th, 2009

I Really Mean It

Rik Cordero and his team captured the entire Cam show last week with the official sound from the venue. Here is one third of the footage for your viewing pleasure, courtesy of Joey IE, in preparation for the release of Crime Pays tomorrow, May 12th.

Hit the jump for The Roc (Just Fire), Live My Life (Leave Me Alone), Get Em Girls, Oh Boy, Hey Ma and make sure to check back later for the rest of the footage. Oh, yes, and KILLA!

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Video: Fashawn x Black Thought @ Roots Jam

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

At The April Fool’s Roots Jam at the Highline Ballroom.

Lol @ that look Fashawn shot off at the beginning. Cold-blooded

Video: The Roots Present The Jam ft. Talib Kweli & John Forte

Friday, March 20th, 2009

Says Gingerlynn:

Since everyone can’t live in New York City, OKP took our camera crews into “The Roots present The Jam” @ The Highline Ballroom to bring you a virtual video taste of the new weekly jam session. The jump off last week was a crazy first show, with Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch and John Forté Jr. trading verses side by side, along with Black Thought and Dice Raw.

Overall it was an incredible evening. Check out these two webisodes for the live experience brought directly to your ‘puter. After the jump is the 2nd video in this series, and it fully captures one of Capn’ Kirk’s amazing guitar solos. Look at those fingers!

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