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  • AFROPUNK NYC 2015 Celebrates Alternative Black Culture

    AFROPUNK NYC 2015 Celebrates Alternative Black Culture

    Since its inauguration in 2005, AFROPNK FEST has been a haven for Black Punks who don’t have a place in mainstream Punk. The two-day festival has now become a celebration of alternative Black culture for

  • Melanie Fiona Blacks Out On ‘Bite The Bullet’

    Melanie Fiona Blacks Out On ‘Bite The Bullet’

    Melanie Fiona goes all black everything for her new video “Bite The Bullet. The Canadian songstress displays another chamber for this one as she dons a black bodysuit as in the stylish black & white

  • Statik Selektah x Duck Down Pay Tribute To Sean Price

    Statik Selektah x Duck Down Pay Tribute To Sean Price

    The entire hip hop world paused to mourn Sean Price when he suddenly passed at age 43. Frequent collaborator Statik used his Shade 45 radio show to show love to his friend and comrade with

  • Dutch ReBelle Goes Out With A Bang On “I Know”

    Dutch ReBelle Goes Out With A Bang On “I Know”

    Dutch ReBelle returns with “I Know,” the final video from her lauded ReBelle Diaries project. The Boogie-produced track sounds like a personal declaration of independence as the Boston MC details receiving unsolicited advice on her

  • (Video) Avenue – “Inner City Prelude”

    (Video) Avenue – “Inner City Prelude”

    These SO91 cats are just different. Paying homage to Juelz Santana, Avenue is living the good life in his latest video “Inner City Prelude.” But in the middle of that luxury Ave still maintains his

  • Iman Omari Brings Beat Haus To The Wave

    Iman Omari Brings Beat Haus To The Wave

    CLLCTV BOSTON has been creating a steady stream of dopeness with The Wave for a while and the movement is getting noticed. Being named Best Party by Boston Magazine in their Best Of Boston issue

  • Lianne La Havas Goes For “Blood” With Stunning New Album

    Lianne La Havas Goes For “Blood” With Stunning New Album

    I’ve been waiting for Lianne La Havas’ second from the moment she walked off the stage after her April 2013 performance at The Sinclair. Two years later my wish has been granted. Her sophomore album,

  • AFROPUNK Festival 2015: Seven Things to Look Out For

    AFROPUNK Festival 2015: Seven Things to Look Out For

    Music lovers should cop their tickets ASAP for the 2015 AFROPUNK Festival, August 21-23, in Brooklyn, NY. An explosion of art, music and activism, this year’s line-up has a little something for everyone from legendary

STAY WOKE: 25 Alternatives To The Trash Ass R&B They Play On The Radio

STAY WOKE: 25 Alternatives To The Trash Ass R&B They Play On The Radio

This is the last edition of the DON’T SLEEP/STAY WOKE series you’ll ever read on KillerBoomBox. I’ve done 4 previous installments of my “What To Listen To While You’re Waiting For Jai Paul” series dating back to last summer  when I worked through finally accepting that it’s time to move on and stop waiting for Jai Paul given all of [...]

August 28, 2015 Dart Adams Features, KBB EXCLUSIVE, Stay Woke 0

AFROPUNK NYC 2015 Celebrates Alternative Black Culture

AFROPUNK NYC 2015 Celebrates Alternative Black Culture

Since its inauguration in 2005, AFROPNK FEST has been a haven for Black Punks who don’t have a place in mainstream Punk. The two-day festival has now become a celebration of alternative Black culture for the many black men and women who don’t fit neatly into society’s stereotypical box. Given the current social climate of [...]

August 27, 2015 Karl-Lydie Jean-Baptiste Features 0

Melanie Fiona Blacks Out On ‘Bite The Bullet’

Melanie Fiona Blacks Out On ‘Bite The Bullet’

Melanie Fiona goes all black everything for her new video “Bite The Bullet. The Canadian songstress displays another chamber for this one as she dons a black bodysuit as in the stylish black & white vid for her new single. MF goes back to her underground roots with the reggae-infused tale of a two-timing lover. [...]

August 21, 2015 KBB Staff Music Video 0

Statik Selektah x Duck Down Pay Tribute To Sean Price

Statik Selektah x Duck Down Pay Tribute To Sean Price

The entire hip hop world paused to mourn Sean Price when he suddenly passed at age 43. Frequent collaborator Statik used his Shade 45 radio show to show love to his friend and comrade with three hours of music and memories. Alongside members of the Duck Down records family like Rockness, Buckshot, Tek, Evil Dee, [...]

August 18, 2015 G. Valentino Ball In The Mix 0

Dutch ReBelle Goes Out With A Bang On “I Know”

Dutch ReBelle Goes Out With A Bang On “I Know”

Dutch ReBelle returns with “I Know,” the final video from her lauded ReBelle Diaries project. The Boogie-produced track sounds like a personal declaration of independence as the Boston MC details receiving unsolicited advice on her hustle. The clip directed by Jay Hunt, is the final visual chapter for ReBelle Diaries. Now she’s gearing up to [...]

August 18, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Music Video 0

Get Whit It: D-Man, Mega Trife, Mr. Miranda And Chaz Defranco Keep Hip Hop Music Alive

Get Whit It: D-Man, Mega Trife, Mr. Miranda And Chaz Defranco Keep Hip Hop Music Alive

Happy whatever day it is, y’all. Welcome to a new edition of Get Whit It where I plan on lacing you with some of the heat currently flowing through my own headphones. From Mega Trife to Ron Beatty, this compilation should be able to fit just about every type of music -listener there is, as [...]

August 17, 2015 Matt Whitlock Get Whit It 0

(Video) Avenue – “Inner City Prelude”

(Video) Avenue – “Inner City Prelude”

These SO91 cats are just different. Paying homage to Juelz Santana, Avenue is living the good life in his latest video “Inner City Prelude.” But in the middle of that luxury Ave still maintains his everyday hustler point of view. Another in the string of high quality videos, “Inner City Prelude” is more of the [...]

August 7, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Music Video 0

N.B.S. & Snowgoons – B.A.R.S. ft Termanology, REKS & Sicknature

N.B.S. & Snowgoons – B.A.R.S. ft Termanology, REKS & Sicknature

N.B.S. got international with the latest collab project with Snowgoons Trapped In America. The Cambridge, MA duo brought it back home for their new video. Side by side with cats from #TheTown, Termanology and REKS, they put together “B.A.R.S.” Aggressive, hard-body rhymes over raw beats these cats are turning in great work with the Snowgoons. [...]

August 4, 2015 KBB Staff KBB TV, Music Video, Visuals 0

Deon Chase – Broken Details

Deon Chase – Broken Details

The good folks at Summer of Ninety One have been serving gems for a minute. First it was Avenue’s Chandelier View, now young Deon Chase steps up with his new release Broken Details. The full-length project is eleven tracks deep of melody-infused bars. This dude knows how to craft a catchy song. Throughout the project [...]

August 4, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Albums/Mixtapes, The Deck 0

Hil Holla – ‘Back Seat’

Hil Holla – ‘Back Seat’

Hil Holla is trying to snag your lady for automotive adventures on his new single, “Back Seat.” The Providence, RI native gets smooth in his lyrical pursuit of a co-ed on the first look from his soon-to-be released project Outside Providence. John Scino provides good vibes on the LL inspired track. Check it out below. [...]

August 4, 2015 KBB Staff Singles, The Deck 0