The GRAMMY Museum, the one-of-a-kind, “21st century museum” will explore and celebrate the enduring legacies of all forms of music, the creative process, the art and technology of the recording process, and the history of the premier recognition of excellence in recorded music – the GRAMMY Award. The Museum’s first special exhibition, Songs of Conscience, Sounds of Freedom, will explore the 200-year history of music and politics in America grammymuseum.org
Recent UK-American transplant, Daz-I-Kue of Bugz in the Attic gives out his “Bloodfire vs. Funky Pres” (Yes We Can Daz-I-Kue Mix) this week: Download for FREE
The Detroit Hip Hop Takeover got wings on 11.14.08 with the release of the album preview mixtape from 5 ELA at a serious party in the D: Mixtape Review | Release Party Photos. The Walk for Lupus, Walk for Dilla in Los Angeles this past weekend raised money for a good cause, the Jay Walkers walked strong for J. Dilla!
VH1 Soul is hitting the road to visit some of the most famous metropolises around the country with its first original series “Soul Cities.” Viewers will accompany host Nelson George as he embarks on his search to experience the soul in some of America’s greatest cities.
Past Tuesdays in Philadelphia and Chicago, upcoming dates:
• Bay Area – Tuesday, November 25 at 9PM ET/PT
• New Orleans – Tuesday, December 2 at 9PM ET/PT
• Memphis – Tuesday, December 9 at 9PM ET/PT
• Los Angeles – Tuesday, December 16 at 9PM ET/PT