News Tagged: NYC

  • Video: Occupy Ninjas Take Manhattan

    As the Occupy Wall St continues to grow and stay strong in it's third month, we have seen numerous videos by graffiti and street artist from everywhere in the world that support the movment. This is just one of the latest we found of "Occupy Ninjas" occupying the streets and banks with their occupy tape around New York.

    ©12ozProphet - Monday December 12, 2011

  • Music Mondaze Video: Schoolboy Q "Sacrilegious"

    This weeks Music Mondaze video features TDE member Schoolboy Q's video for "Sacrilegious". In this gloomy cut Q paces around the smoke filled hotel room, locked away from the world to only his vices; debating his lifestyle and friendships. In recent months, collaborations with artists like ASAP Rocky, Smoke Dza, and Kendrick Lamar (also a TDE...

    ©12ozProphet - Monday December 05, 2011

  • Digable Planets Reunite for 2012 Album

    The news of a 2012 Digable Planets album will undoubtedly be the topic of conversation between 90’s hip hop junkies this week. First heard off HipHopDX yesterday, the trio will be back in the studio for their first album since 1994. Butterfly, Ladybug Mecca, and Doodlebug (now Cee Knowledge), best known for blending jazz into their hip hop sound,...

    ©12ozProphet - Monday December 05, 2011

  • Video: Paris Underbelly Project

    The Underbelly project first started in New York City had graffiti and street artist paint the abandoned tunnels of NYC. Organized by Workhorse and PAC The Underbelly project makes its way to Paris, France featuring an a-list line up of artist such as Conor Harrington, SheOne, Saber, How & Nosm, C215, Alice Pasquini, Will Barras, Futura, and...

    ©12ozProphet - Friday December 02, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: Kenny Scharf Mural on Bowery and...

    Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. This is a rare picture of the famed Bowery and Houston wall from 1985 painted by Kenny Scharf. This photo was posted in the New York City section of the Writers Forum by nycisdead106.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday December 02, 2011

  • Art Show: "Home for the Holidays" Featuring VFR, Katsu, Faust

    We just got the heads up on the show "Home for the Holidays" opening up at Lower East Side's Klughuas Gallery from 12oz blogger Gorey. This is the first show for this brand new gallery, so come check out the work from artists Veefer, VOR138, Katsu, Faust, Greg Lamarche, Grotesk and more!

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday December 01, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: Ven Clean Train

    Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. This is an exceptionally fresh looking clean train panel piece by Ven RIS. This photo was posted in the NYC Subways section of the Writers Forum by robitussin.

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday November 30, 2011

  • Mos Def and Talib Kweli Drop "You Already Knew" off Aretha Franklin Mixtape

    It’s been 13 years since Mos Def (now Yasiin Bey) and Talib Kweli collaborated on their first and only classic album, Black Star. But the rap duo is back with an Aretha Franklin-inspired mixtape, due out in 2012. Mixtape…LP… who cares? As long as Bey and Kweli are back in the studio making music, everything’s gravy. "You Already Knew" just...

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday November 29, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Photo of the Day: Sticker Box in SoHo

    Here is our 12ozProphet Photo of the Day. If you're a SoHo regular, you've probably passed by this sticker-bombed delivery cart at some point. Can you spot the 12oz and AKA stickers?

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday November 26, 2011

  • Recap: Kidz in the Hall "Occasion" Album Release Party

    The rain didn't stop friends and family from trooping it to Tammany Hall Tuesday night for Kidz in the Hall. Celebrating the release of their fourth album, Occasion, Naledge and Double-O were mixing it up. From the Hennessey open bar to funneling beers with fans, the Duck Down rap group was all smiles. Occasion is available here, cop yours...

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday November 26, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: Trap and Jick in the Fall Foliage

    Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. I thought this flick of Trap and Jick solid straight-letters in the Fall foliage made for the perfect Thanksgiving shot of the day. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us behind the scenes at 12ozProphet. This photo was posted in the New York City section of the Writers Forum by ifmotheronlyknew...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday November 24, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Photo of the Day: Get Your News Here!

    Here is our 12ozProphet Photo of the Day. This beautiful night shot contextualizes a newspaper box plastered with 12ozProphet stickers on the streets of New York.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday November 24, 2011