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Princess Nokia punches sexist audience member at Cambridge show

Posted by Sound Check on February 22, 2017 at 10:00am 0 Comments

It seems that a trend has begun where punches get thrown at Nazis in broad daylight or whenever bigotry occurs and I can’t say I’m against it. In this case, rapper Princess Nokia reportedly retaliated at an…

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Bad Brains' H.R. brain surgery "went well", now in recovery

Posted by Sound Check on February 22, 2017 at 12:19pm 0 Comments



Great news in these gloomy times! Bad Brains’ H.R. underwent brain surgery earlier this month and it went well! The frontman of the seminal punk band has been dealing with health issues stemming from neurological problems for… Continue

"Kill all ni**gers": white power is alive & well in video by Va. college student

Posted by The Establishment on February 22, 2017 at 11:44am 0 Comments

An investigation is underway at Old Dominion University after a racist video surfaced online this week with a sweatshirt with the ODU seal in the background. The video was of a young white woman wearing a Donald Trump mask and a…

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PREMIERE: Stream UK garage trio Kachina’s magnetic grooves in new EP “Alright”

Posted by Sound Check on February 22, 2017 at 10:30am 0 Comments



Hope you hump day needs a pick me up because Kachina is here to stay and here to slay. The three-piece 2-step group gave us an exclusive preview of their new EP “Alright” and the vibes are heavy on this project. Four songs…

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Five reasons why Nina Simone is a timeless Queen

Posted by Sound Check on February 21, 2017 at 10:00am 0 Comments



Nina Simone would have been 84 years old today and in thinking about her contributions to Black thought, music, style, and activism, we can’t think of a single reason why she shouldn’t be celebrated. Take a look at these…

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Queer and transgender men of color in New York City share their experiences in documentary web series

Posted by Eye Candy on February 21, 2017 at 11:57am 0 Comments

Check out SLAYTV’s documentary series, Other Boys NYC, which explores the wide-range of experiences had by 50 queer and trans men of color living in the city. In each episode, one of the part participates chronicles their coming…

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Hidden Figures: Activists Jocelyn & Andrew Cooper paved the way to make Shirley Chisholm’s election possible

Posted by The Race Card on February 21, 2017 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

They say behind every good man is an even better woman, and in the case of Jocelyn & Andrew Cooper, they stood side by side in greatness. The duo accomplished more than many could dream of in their lifetimes, both together…

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Peaches Monroee coined the phrase "on fleek" but received none of the profit, now launching cosmetic line

Posted by The Race Card on February 21, 2017 at 5:33pm 0 Comments

Like 97 percent of all the great things in the American pop-culture lexicon, AAEV determines the words and phrases that flavor our language, so to speak. But rarely do we source and acknowledge the people who invent and/or…

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