Tag Archives: BLK JKS

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: ERIC DROOKER

by greg dybec For many of us New Yorkers, our ever-expanding, forever changing, perpetually intriguing city is something we have become accustomed to. Not that we don’t appreciate our fascinating confines, though it may be safe to say that we don’t all keep an eye out for wonderment when commuting to work or running errands. [...]

BLK JKS TO PLAY WORLD CUP KICKOFF

by kate max The world’s eyes will be trained on South Africa this summer, as the continent hosts its first-ever FIFA World Cup. 32 National teams will convene in ten stadiums across the country to compete for what many consider the World’s greatest sports honor. The action of the first game begins on June 10, [...]

WHAT DEFINED YOUR 09?

by QC staff Well, hello there. How’ve you been? How was the year? What did you do? Who did you see? Why did you make the decisions you made? Did they turn out well? Did your mistakes become happy accidents? Did you hear that song? You know which one. Wasn’t it great? How about that [...]

MORE FROM BLK JKS

by alex nelson I’ve been kicking myself for procrastinating to write about BLK JKS album release show last week, given how much recognition it deserved, and it wasn’t until I ended up at The Roots jam session at Highline Ballroom Tuesday night that I decided to seal the deal. I watched BLK JKS guitarist Mpumi [...]

SOUTH AFRICA’S BLK JKS

by greg dybec Finally my travel plans seem to be coming together, and it looks like I will actually be going to South Africa next summer for the 2010 World Cup. In the height of my travel planning stress and anxiety I was fortunate enough to make the discovery of the band that would help [...]

HYPE FILTER VOL. 7: THE HYPE BLISTER

by kevin diamond Is there such a thing as perfection in art, life, or work? Is work for work’s sake a noble goal? Or art for art’s? How about pleasure? Why do we push ourselves to accomplish the things that we feel are important, and why are those important things different from person to person? [...]