Fashawn Listening Session w/ Exile LIVE

This Saturday it’s goin down at Turntable Lab. FASHAWN’s upcoming album “Boy Meets World” listening session with a live performance by Exile. If you haven’t heard of Fashawn check out “One Shot One Kill” the mixtape to get yo-self ready…

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The Foreign Exchange at The Roxy

Are you a big fan of Nicolay’s beat makin?! You nod your head to flows of Phonte of Little Brother?! Then you must be a BIG BIG fan of The Foreign Exchange. When I bought Connected, I was hooked to…

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So Ruff /// So Tuff

There is always something to do out here. So Ruff So Tuff is happening at Carbon in Culver City on Saturdays. They are bustin out Hip Hop, Funk, and Soul…..all on Vinyl people. Don’t see that all the time. J1…

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The Rootdown: Breakestra

The Root Down goes down every Thursday, but this Thursday Breakestra! Reminds me of when the Root Down was held at Gabah. Nothing but good times. Now at the El Cid, so come out and get your groove on to some…

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Z-Trip at the Natural History Museum FRIDAY

The Natural History Museum presents Darwin’s Revolution! NHM is continuing their series of discussions with Darwin’s Revolution celebrating  the 150th birthday of  his book On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, and the bicentennial of Charles Darwin’s…

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J. Bizness Pre-Release Party

If you were feelin “J.Bizness- Reason Beats & Pieces” when we first posted it, now’s your chance to feel his album live!  Head down to Long Beach tomorrow night for the album’s pre-release party.  It’s hosted by Brother Dvooa and…

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Jay $tay Paid THIS TUESDAY!

This is Beats+Crates 100th post and it’s only fitting that it is for a special event, Jay $tay Paid. Please take the time to read about Ma Dukes battle with Dilla’s legacy and her health. If you still haven’t discovered…

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the Do-Over

Just when you think your weekend is coming to a close, and you didn’t rock it like you thought. Well you’ve got the Do-Over, every Sunday! Ladies get your summer dresses on, Fellas break out your summer fedora and get…

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Soul Sessions 5/22

Always something going on in L.A. poeple. Soul Sessions goes down every second & fourth Friday of each month. This Friday Soul Sessions is in full effect wit DJ Icy Ice, so break out yo dancin shoes and head to…

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It’s a Celebration…but Where?

This Saturday – MAY 9th Ok I know as much as you do…maybe a little more. There’s a party going down this Saturday in L.A. that has a cool DJ line up. Byze, Mr. Choc, Mona Lisa, Coleman, Rhettmatic, and…

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