To kickoff the Celebrate Brooklyn! series, The Roots are playing Prospect Park bandshell in Brooklyn this week! Supported by My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James, whose recent performance on Jimmy Fallon in support of the new “Regions of Light and Sound of God” LP was worthy of a full concert-length collaboration. For your chance to win free tickets to the show, just email your name to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Celebrate Brooklyn!” as the subject. For those of you who live in New York and don’t win tickets to the show tuesday, they are still available via Ticketmaster.
Back at it again. With Hangout Fest going down this week, I’m sure that someone out in the Gulf Coast area just hasn’t gotten a chance to grab a pair of tickets yet…
If that’s the case, let URB co-horts @BrownYoChris & @Phil_enn save the day. All you have to do is take one look at that lineup…
As always the contest is easy. Either like this post on our FB page or tweet the following:
@BrownYoChris & @Phil_enn, give me tickets to @HangoutFest on @URBMag’s dime!
Contest ends 9PM EST!!!!
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URB Magazine has just the cure for your PCD (Post Coachella Depression). Courtesy of Dim Mak and Chuck Inglish of The Cool Kids, one lucky winner will get a chance to win a pair of tickets to Sounds Like Fun!
Sounds Like Fun, Chuck Inglish’s hip hop event has previously featured folks like A-Trak, Jesse Marco, Asher Roth, OG Ron C, Xaphoon Jones, Chance The Rapper, Yasmin, Fat Tony, and Bushwick Bill. Tomorrow’s event not only serves as the Post Coachella Party but also commemorates its new residency at Dim Mak Studios and Dim Mak Tuesdays’ 10th Anniversary.
‘Trust, Fam.’ Either try to win tickets or make your …
Did you happen to make it to Ultra Miami this year? How would you like to party with Steve Angello (he of Swedish House Mafia fame) at a SECRET SHOW! Our intrepid URB team members managed to find one of the event organizers and hold him for ransom in exchange for TWO pairs of tickets to the event!
Not only does winning the contest get you into the show; entrance to the event gets you an exclusive track! Thousands of people are going to have to jump through hoops to get in, but we’re giving away two pairs of tickets to get in without a fight.
As always, the contest is super easy to enter. Either do 1 of the following or both!
1. Share and like this post on our URB Magazine …
Most of the URB staffers got hipped up to Slovenian beatmaker Gramatik’s production prowess somewhere around 2008, with the release of Street Bangers Vol 1. Fast forward to 2013, and Gramatik has seen over 10 releases, was signed to Pretty Light’s Record Label, and is now launching his own label, simply named Lowtemp.
Forward progress seems to be the name of the game with regards to Gramatik’s career trajectory. He has long since graduated from the Dilla-infused ‘boom-bap’ sample constructions that exemplified his class of beatsmiths during the late-aughts. Progress has also seen Gramatik move quickly through the ranks of current producers, pulling influences from all …