Brooklyn Night Bazaar, Club House Jamboree, Coney Art Wall, Dash speaks, DJ Dick at Night, Dj Esquire, DJ Fritzo, Eric Frazier, BK Reader, Eye Spy, Fort Greene Jazz Festival, James Brown, Khem's Jerk Shop, Kinanm Lounge, Lost Tons, Pete Rock, Slow Jam, Soul Summit, Wonderground

Your Funky Fresh Weekend Updates

Now that the temperatures are settling into the 90 degrees zone, and 'sticky' describes more than just the cannabis that your roommate gets delivered, you can expect that the Brooklyn streets are heating up...
Dr. Mary Umolu, BK Reader, Crown Heights, free Jazz, free concert, Medgar Evers College, Jazzy Jazz Festival, Jazz, Dr. Mary Umolu Jazzy Jazz Festival, Dr. Umolu Festival, Jazzmeia Horn, Lena Horn, Eric Wyatt Quartet, Steven Kroon & Sextet, MEC Jazz Ensemble, Hillard Greene and The Jazz Expressions, Melba Joyce and Friends, Ngoma’s “Not Your Average String Thing", Rhythm Healing featuring Bashiri Johnson with Frances Elizee and Alex Blake & Collective

Jazzy Nights at Medgar Evers College

The Dr. Mary Umolu Jazzy Jazz Festival 2017. Image credit: Medgar Evers College A Brooklyn summer tradition, the Dr. Mary Umolu Jazzy Jazz Festival has become the stage for exceptional musicians who engage...

Stay in Your Lane!

Yako: I heard something interesting the other day. Of course we have all seen the expansion of biking in Brooklyn and across all of New York. Not just blue bikes, but it seems like more and more people are...
What This Brooklyn Dance Instructor Learned About Ownership After Gentrification Robber Her Of Her Studio

What this Brooklyn Dance Instructor Learned about Ownership After Gentrification Robber Her of Her Studio

With the release of Jay-Z’s 4:44, the internet is buzzing with talk about Black wealth, establishing credit, and building ownership for future generations to come. Some critics feel Hov isn’t saying anything new and that we should already be striving for financial freedom, but it doesn’t hurt to hear [...]

Your Brooklyn Weekend Action

You want action this weekend, well this is it: the 13th Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival hits town this week and brings us not just music, but also a slew of cultural, art, academic, community, film AND music events....