Posted by flashpointgrafix at 22:42 in: Neighborhood News
Tagged with: Auto, Cudi, Draft, Kid, Music, power106
We would like to welcome DJ Reflex to the Roc Nation family!
DJ Reflex is one of the most influential players in the LA music scene as a tastemaker DJ, producer and entertainment entrepreneur. Credited for breaking acts from Kanye West, Lady Gaga to John Legend, he has made a name for himself not only as an accomplished celebrity DJ, but as a businessman with an undeniable ear for talent.
When he is not DJing exclusive engagements for the likes of Beyonce and Tom Cruise, performing countless sold-out shows and rocking various residencies, behind-the-scenes, Reflex is remixing and producing for artists such as Dev, Enrique Iglesias, Foster The People, amongst other industry heavyweights.
Reflex attributes the start of his career at LA’s most popular hip-hop station, Power 106, earning himself a reputation for shaping the commercial airwaves with his gift of music discovery. For over a decade, Reflex’s featured mixes and radio shows world premiering the next groundbreaking artist is tuned into by millions of listeners each week.
Reflex is currently recording his debut album to be released Spring 2012. The unnamed album is set to feature some of today’s most respected artists including Kanye West, Kid Cudi, Common, and Miguel amongst others.
*Hear DJ Reflex in the mix everyday at noon on The Power Party Mix on Power 106 LA and every Wednesday night at midnight on The Takeover*
Posted by flashpointgrafix at 18:05 in: Neighborhood News
My favorite neighborhood interviews from this year include alien talk, admitting to using a ghostwriter, controversial figures having controversial rants, the making of legendary hip hop tracks and opening up about losing loved ones. “Don’t believe me, just watch…”
Posted by Rikki at 08:29 in: Neighborhood News, Rikki
The official video for “Cudi The Kid” is going to drop on Thursday, in the meantime Aoki has posted up some ill visuals to keep us all at bay, check’m after the jump.
Posted by Rikki at 07:58 in: Neighborhood News, New Music, Rikki
It’s the final part of the Kid Cudi x Dot Da Genius x Neighborhood interview and we definitely saved the most powerful for last.
Posted by Rikki at 06:41 in: Neighborhood News, Rikki
In Part 2 of our interview with Cud and Dot, we delve deeper into Cudder’s relationship with Kanye, the G.O.O.D. music album, a possible collab project with Kanye, what happened when he first saw Ben Breedlove’s video and how he will carry on Ben’s legacy through his music.
Posted by Rikki at 18:11 in: Neighborhood News, Rikki, tweet
I talked to Kid Cudi on the red carpet for ‘Project X’ and asked him to come through the hood and like the man of his word that he is, Cudder stopped by, along with the amaaaazing Dot Da Genius! Gotta say before anything, we probably had one of the greatest interviews with dude, for real.
Posted by Rikki at 08:07 in: Neighborhood News, Rikki
1. Lady Gaga is in the Hood!
2. New DR. DRE – “Turn Me On”
3. Trey Songz kissing on Ciara
4. Tila Tequila gets face cut up being pelted by rocks, bottles, firecrackers and shit
5. While you’re waiting for Kanye’s “Good Ass Job” album here’s “G.O.O.D. Ass Mixtape”
6. New Kid Cudi ft. Kanye West “Wylin ‘Cause I’m Young”
7. Nick Cannon is in the Hood! on Why they’re a perfect match, love days & ring size.
8. Waka Flocka attempts to crowd surf, but falls to the ground instead
9. New Rick Ross – “The Summa’s Mine” … A Young Jeezy diss?
10. Nicki Minaj’s new single: “Ice Cream Man”
11. Just incase you’re wondering what Lil Wayne eats in jail
12. Kanye West opens up about his ex Amber Rose and about finding Mrs. Right
13. Jeezy disses Rick Ross. BEEF, anyone?
14. New music: Soulja Boy ft. Ray J – “Work it Out”
Posted by flashpointgrafix at 16:08 in: Neighborhood News