Win Tickets to Mobile Mondays! Live Tribute to Don Blackman 9/2

Special DJ Set by Lady Miss Kier!
The winner will be announced Friday, August 30th. Good luck!

At the beginning of the 1970s, Blackman played with Parliament/Funkadelic, Earth, Wind and Fire and Roy Ayers, before becoming a member of Lenny White’s group Twennynine, for whom he penned songs such as the hit “Peanut Butter” and “Morning Sunrise”. He released his self-titled debut solo album in 1982 on Arista Records, including the songs “Holding You, Loving You”, “Heart’s Desire” and “Since You’ve Been Away So Long” that became minor hits in Europe.

Blackman also worked as a session musician, appearing on albums by Kurtis Blow (Kingdom Blow), Bernard Wright, Najee, David Sanborn, Lenny White Roy Ayers, Sting (Brand New Day), World Saxophone Quartet, Janet Jackson’s “That’s the Way Love Goes” (Remix) and Wayman Tisdale. He wrote the composition “Live to Kick It”, which appeared on Tupac Shakur’s album R U Still Down? (Remember Me), “Dear Summer” which appeared on Memphis Bleek’s album “534″ featuring artist Jay-Z, and “Holding You, Loving You” which appeared on Master P.’s album “I Got The Hook Up”.

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Mobile Mondays! Live Tribute to Don Blackman – 9/2



Mobile Mondays! Live Tribute to Don Blackman

Live Tribute to Don Blackman with his former band members of the Don Blackman Band & Twennynine: Alex Bungon, Nick Moroch, Barry Johnson, Danny Walsh & Kyle Blackman & Sense of Direction featuring Lloyal

Special DJ Set by Lady Miss Kier!
Operator Emz, Joey Carvello, Natasha Diggs
Just Blaze, Misbehaviour & $$$MoneyMike

Playing all 45′s All Night!
Hosted By Miss Rebecca & Snkr Joe
Bowery Electric

327 Bowery at 2nd St. – Downstairs
9PM | $10

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New Track: Ladi6 – “Slow Ride” ft. Invincible



New Zealand’s Ladi6 this week dropped the hypnotizing “Slow Ride” as she prepares for her upcoming album, Automatic.

The track reminds us of some early 2000s trip-hop as Detroit and New Zealand intersect on this Jeedo production featuring the indestructible Invincible on flows.

Automatic drops September 17.