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Nas and The Roots to play Boston Calling Music Festival this fall

Nas and The Roots to play Boston Calling Music Festival this fall

Can’t lie. We were a little nervous that Boston wasn’t calling any Black people. But with the release of the lineup for the fall edition of the music festival the game has changed a bit. Hip-Hop legend Nas alongside The Roots and Childish Gambinno will be a part of the shows on September 5-7. In [...]

April 23, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, Shows 0

The “FRSHR THAN YOUR AVRGE” Sneaker Event returns to Boston MA

The “FRSHR THAN YOUR AVRGE” Sneaker Event returns to Boston MA

If you have some heat on stash that you want to show-off, sell or trade get ready. The “FRSHR THAN YOUR AVRGE” sneaker battle is making it’s way back to the Bean this May. For advance tickets and vendor tables hit www.FTYAEVENT.com. Get the details below. DATE: Saturday May 10, 2014 TIME: 12-5pm PLACE: Villa [...]

April 22, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, Shows 0

Wiz Khalifa hits the road for ‘Under The Influence Of Music Tour’

Wiz Khalifa hits the road for ‘Under The Influence Of Music Tour’

Truth be told Wiz’s Under The Influence Of Music Tour’ feels more like a festival that your standard tour. In its third year, Wiz’s traveling circus will feature Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign, Mack Wilds, Rich Homie Quan, Sage The Gemini, Iamsu! and DJ Drama. The trek will kick off in Scranton, Pennsylvania on July 24. [...]

April 22, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, On The Road 0

Maxwell Announces ‘Summer Solstice’ Tour

Maxwell Announces ‘Summer Solstice’ Tour

Maxwell is on his way to a town near you. The soul singer has announced dates for a summer tour that kicks off in June. The 35-date “Summer Soultice” Tour will cover the US and Canada and wrap up in August. No word yet on the opener or if he’s heading to Europe after the [...]

April 22, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, On The Road 0

Nas brings out Lauryn Hill for Coachella set

Nas brings out Lauryn Hill for Coachella set

As if further proof was needed that Nas’ contacts are strong, the hip hop legend surprised fans with a guest shot from Lauryn Hill. On the heels of the debuting “Time Is Illmatic”, a documentary that details the creation of his iconic first album, Nas returned to Coachella this past weekend. He brought out his [...]

April 21, 2014 KBB Staff Appearances, News 0

YG heads to Brian’s Ivy 4.28.14

YG heads to Brian’s Ivy 4.28.14

YG has been criss-crossing the country in support of his debut album, My Krazy Life. The 31 city trek of the same name has been playing to sold out houses across the country. Now he’s on deck to touch down in Lowell, MA on April 28 at Brian’s Ivy. Stay tuned to KillerBoomBox’s social media [...]

April 16, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, Shows 0

Jay Z takes Made In America Festival To Los Angeles

Jay Z takes Made In America Festival To Los Angeles

Hov is going back to Cail. The Roc Nation leader is announcing today that multi-genre music festival that the 2014 edition of the Made In America Festival will be held in Los Angeles. Jay will be joined by LA mayor Eric Garcetti and various city officials. According to Variety, the Labor Day weekend shows will [...]

April 16, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, Shows 0

Phil Beaudreau & Dawaun Parker take stage at Middle East 4.15.14

Phil Beaudreau & Dawaun Parker take stage at Middle East 4.15.14

R&B artist Phil Beaudreau met multi-platinum producer and Grammy winner Dawaun Parker in the halls of the prestigious Berklee College of Music. But it wasnt until the two crossed paths in L.A that their musical journey together began. The Providence R.I. natives created their own brand, AoE [All or Everything/Ambassadors of Earth] and started to [...]

April 11, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, Shows 0

Power House 2014 Lineup Announced

Power House 2014 Lineup Announced

Following in the footsteps of sister station Hot 97’s Summer Jam announcement, Power 106 revealed the artists for this year’s edition of Powerhouse. The station’s show on May 17 will include Nicki Minaj, Wiz Khalifa, schoolboy Q, YG, Trey Songz and Jennifer Lopez among the acts at the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA. Check the [...]

April 7, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, On The Road 0

Justin Timberlake announces new tour dates

Justin Timberlake announces new tour dates

Justin Timberlake is not ready to leave the road alone. Dates for the third leg of his The 20/20 Experience tour have been announced which will have him criss-crossing the country for again. The tour which has received rave reviews will hit fourteen additional dates across the US. Portland OR is up first with the [...]

April 7, 2014 G. Valentino Ball News, On The Road 0