A graffiti mural splashed with color and the words Santa Ana looms from the rooftop over the courtyard between Fourth and French streets. In the left-hand corner of the piece, the artist tagged the phrase "East End"--the new name of the area known for decades as Fiesta Marketplace. The brick layered ... More >>
Lee "Q" O'Denat, founder of World Star HipHop.com, is an unlikely figure in the canon of modern hip-hop success stories. The reserved, 40 year-old Hollis,Queens native of Haitian descent is probably one of the first and most controversial examples of hip-hop's ability to create moguls out of tech wi ... More >>
If there is something we've learned about OC native and comedian extraordinaire Brad Williams over the years, it's that he is one hell of a dancer. We know there's no denying he's funny as hell and gets plenty of well-deserved standing O's, but that aside, this guy has moves for days. With an upcomi ... More >>
Popping and locking with UC Irvine's dance crew and the movement it helped to create
The Glass House
Galaxy Concert Theatre
Damn, another music mag...gone. Yesterday afternoon it was announced that Vibe Magazine was officially closing it's doors, stopping it's presses and going the way of the 8-track. This extinct outlet for Hip Hop and R&B is now survived by only two major magazines of it's kind: XXL and The Source ... More >>
The breakdancing competition at the first annual Freedom Festival July 4 was awesomely spectacular—definitely one of the major highlights of this very good inaugural event. Energetik from Fullerton won the battle, edging out LA B-boy Smurf (the bald dude). Both of these cats put on incredible di ... More >>
David LaChapelles dance doc Rize pops when its booty-shakin
J. Rocc buys everything that says jazz on it
A Tribe Called Quest: not another Urban Dance Squad!
Cal State Fullertons Sol of Hip-Hop
Scratch barely scratches the surface
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