The Tiny Festival of Huge Proportions featuring The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, The Impulse Powers, Joe Krafty, and Space Balloons – 8/24 at The Lily Pad (Cambridge, MA)

Tiny Festival of Huge ProportionsSaturday, August 24th2:00-6:00pmThe Lily PadInman Square1353 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139 A family garden party to benefit HOPES music therapy program at MGH All ages welcome (under 15 free) http://tinyfestival.eventbrite.com/https://www.facebook.com/events/477256492368947 Light refreshments will be provided, including soft drinks, tea, and nibbles (both sweet and savory)100% of …

Sophia’s Rock Beat: 02/03/12-03/08/12

Sophia’s Rock Beat (FB)! First! What is SRB? Sophia goes to local shows. Sophia video-records these shows. Then Sophia posts them on the internet. It’s a thing. Seriously, if you want me at your show, let me know- sophia@donotforsake.com. 2/3 Brought us to PA’s Lounge where we caught Horse Thief  (Horse …

The Best of SXSW so far…Stamp by Stampwest and Couch by Couchwest

As it turns out this year, it was too expensive for us to actually make it down to Austin, so instead, we have been creating more than we ever could have created if we had gone… For The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library‘s 2012 Couch by Couchwest showcase. We chose …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library at Rock ‘N’ Roll High School! …with The Zambonis and Sarah RabDAU and Self-Employed Assassins

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library took a trip back to high school to revisit the days of clique segregation at Radio in Somerville. Hall monitors were giving out detention, a prom king and queen were crowned, and the gym and hallways were rocked. J-Krafty, the original crafta, hosted the …

Wiretap Wednesday: February 1, 2012 – featuring J. Krafty – FULL VIDEO PLAYLIST

February 1 is the very first installment on Wiretap Wednesday!! This page ( http://bit.ly/wiretapwed ) will be the location of the livestream and time listings for performing acts. The amazing J-Krafty is our feature performer this month! Arts at the Armory191 Highland Ave.Somerville, MA All Ages! Free! (Logistical Details) 7:00 PM – Sign …

Sophia’s Rock Beat: 11/02/11-11/13/11

November has been a crazy month of crazy awesome shows that I’ll be posting in two parts. Part one begins at O’brien’s – which I had not been to in a super long time and I was totally impressed with a lot of the improvements to the venue and the …

The Girls of The Motion Sick = Sweetest Thing Ever (with video!)

(I had originally posted about the event here.) Let me just start with, a HUGE thanks to: Agent Mike Bishop, Leesa Coyne, Veronica Dale, Kelly Davidson, Sophia Cacciola, Jen Johnson, Tad Mckitterick, Kate Murdoch, J-Krafty, Sarah RabDAU, Matt Graber, Peter Moore, Eric Donohue, MacKenzie Outlund, Stu Dietz, Aaron Rosenthal, Mark Desrosiers, and Brandon Erdos! Last night, …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Music Video (and Show Recap) Crush: J-Krafty’s “Crafty” hits the streets

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). I told you a few days ago about J-Krafty’s video release show. Well, the crafting has gone down. The kidz in the crafty hood made gangsta crafts at the event at the many gangsta crafting stations (see video below for some …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Arts ‘n’ Crafts & Gangsta Rap Crush: J-Krafty, The Original Crafta Video Release 12/11

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). J-Krafty (a.k.a. ‘slim crafty’, a.k.a. 25cent a.k.a the O.C. – the original crafta) has written the absolute very best song about being a gangsta arts ‘n’ craftster ever written. Sure, it may also be the only one ever written, but it definitely tops my …

Launch Over: J-Krafty’s “Crafty” Music Video Release Party – Where Gangsta Rap Meets Arts & Crafts

J-Krafty, the original crafta, is the world’s first gangsta-rap arts and crafts superstar. Whether scrapbookin’ on tha street corner, making a diorama of yo mama, or rhymin’ on tha mike, J-Krafty tells tales of a sordid, collaged world. His off-tha-rug-hook hit single, “Crafty” is flying off shelves at inner-city record …