Obits: James “The Ultimate Warrior” Hellwig (1959-2014)

The Ultimate Warrior

“His spirit will live forever!” Wrestling fans both young and old were hit with shocking news this evening, as it was unveiled that WWE superstar and 80s/early ’90s icon The Ultimate Warrior had passed away tonight. The news hits especially hard given that the Warrior had gotten back on amicable terms with Vince McMahon and […]

#WrestleManiaWeek: The 5 Best WrestleManias Of All-Time


If we were to start this counting down the worst, we end it with the best. Here are the five greatest WrestleManias, ever. 01. WrestleMania X-Seven, April 1, 2001 The apex of the “Attitude Era” happened here. In terms of match quality top to bottom, there is no WrestleMania that can top what WrestleMania 17 […]

Jay Electronica & Jay Z – We Made It [@jayelectronica @s_c_]


Fine Jay, you’re starting to rope us back in. In the wee hours of the morning, Electronica and his Roc Nation boss decided to go over Soulja Boy’s “We Made It”. And good grief at the results from Jay Electron. What may make the AM chatter even more intriguing is that Hov jabs back at […]

The Best Memes To The NYC Man vs. Arizona Trucker Fight


Let’s be honest with ourselves – you know better than to attempt to fight someone in this day and age of cellphone cameras and Worldstar. Especially when you’re full of bravado and easily outmatched by a bigger, stronger man. Sadly, that exact thought pattern didn’t seem to cross the mind of this NYC man as […]

2 Dead, 23 Wounded In SXSW Auto-Ped Incident [#sxsw]


UPDATE: MONDAY (3/17), 11:08 AM CST A third victim, Sandy Le has now died from their injuries suffered from the crash via KUVE. UPDATE: FRIDAY (3/14), 5:15 PM CST Owens has been formally charged with one count of capital murder in the March 12 crash according to the Austin-American Statesman. His bond is set at […]

Chan-Lo & Day & A Dream Present: The 2nd Annual Comprehensive SXSW Guide [#sxsw]


Around these parts we’re pretty proud of the little festival that turned into what is now the March Madness of music festivals. As SXSW has grown, so has the chaos and the frantic tell-tale questions that bemoan us each year: “Where is that show!?!”; “Who’s performing!?!”; and my favorite, “I HAD TO RSVP!?!” Don’t worry […]

N.W.A. Film Casting Call Announced [@akilah_applebum @icecube]


It seems that the forward move for the N.W.A. Straight Outta Compton film has taken place.   “We just tryin’ to tell the story of the world’s most dangerous group,” Ice Cube said in an interview with MTV.  “We’re trying to tell aspects of our lives that people don’t know about, people aren’t privy to.” A […]

Mixtape Review: Doughbeezy – Footprints On The Moon [@doughbeezy]


Doughbeezy – Footprints On The Moon Self Released; 2014 Day & A Dream Rating: 4.0 out of 5 DOWNLOAD: Audiomack | PayPal It’s 9 AM on a Tuesday and I’m breaking a review code, I’m reviewing a release on the day it came out. People know I let tapes breathe a bit, sit around and […]

Doughbeezy – Footprints On The Moon [@doughbeezy]


Finally, Doughbeezy’s Footprints On The Moon sees the light of day. And not without a massive tracklist and feature list to support it including Trakksounds, Tim Ned, June James, G.Luck & B Don, Donnie Houston, Stunt N Dozier, DJ Young Samm & Code Redd on the boards and Jack Freeman, Killa Kyleon, Rich Andruws, BeatKing, […]

True Hip Hop Stories, Volume I (@cthagod, @djenvy, @bigboi, @WakaFlockabsm)


In today’s ever popular quest for street cred, athletes and artists often turn to unconventional means to deliver their message. From Vine to Instagram, everybody is creating their own slice of “cred” in HD. But at the end of the day, nothing delivers street cred in such a fulfilling way than the story line. While […]