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Firmament Returns To Munich

A little over a year ago the culture gurus at Firmament, retail venture curated by Beinghunted and The Glade, left their base in Munich to set up shop in Berlin. The store has proved a notable success, getting cutting edge clothing brands to the masses as well as setting up an online shop. October sees the store head back to Munich for a brief visit, armed with the latest fashions.
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  • 10/04/2006

Jan Jelinek To Release Tierbeobachtungen

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You probably can't repeat its title fast three times in a row, but Berlin-based "sound designer" Jan Jelinek's latest album is definitely worth checking out when it hits the record store shelves. Focused on the animal (which is apparently making a comeback in music) Tierbeobachtungen (animal observations) is all about nature's free and unbridled aspects. Read more » 

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  • 10/04/2006

Jahcoozi In San Francisco

Friday, October 13, 2006

Direct From Berlin:
Jahcoozie Live (Kitty-Yo)
The Tape (Kitty-Yo/Hampton)

Berlin's trio specializing in a mash up of ragga-tech, punk, RnB. and many other styles descends on the Bay Area.

1015 Folsom, 1015 Folsom Street, SF
10pm - 5am, $10 b/f 11pm, $20 after, 21+

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  • 10/04/2006

Celtronic Festival

Derry, a city in the North Ireland, is a special place to many people and host to Celtronic (June 28-July 2, 2006), an annual festival of visual arts and music. Tom Middleton has said it’s his favourite city to play and local hospitality sets an example for all to follow. The promoters, Deep Fried Funk, are among the best in the business, keeping Celtronic ticket prices ridiculously low and always booking the best acts. Phil Keirons' band Alloy Mental was just that–and Silver City (2020 Recordings) produced an excellent live house set. Read more » 

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  • 10/03/2006

Latin Rapper Announces Hip-Hop Scholarship

LatinRapper.com, a popular and hugely comprehensive sight for Latin hip-hop and reggaeton music, recently announced the establishment of the annual Hip Hop scholarship. Latin undergraduates who submit an essay through LatinRapper.com will be eligible to receive the $500 scholarship to apply towards their education. Read more » 

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  • 10/03/2006

Brooklyn Bodega And Room Service Group Host J Dilla Celebration

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Few people are not aware that hip-hop heavyweight James Yancey, aka J Dilla or Jay Dee, passed away this past February of complications from the disease Lupus. Over the last several months celebrations, tributes, and fundraisers have sprung up worldwide to commemorate one of the most important producers in hip-hop and raise awareness about the disease.
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  • 10/03/2006

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