Posts Tagged ‘Atlanta’

Juvenile’s Album Listening Dinner Party At Tree Sound Music Studio

Juvenile's Album Listening Dinner Party At Tree Sound Music Studio

On Thursday November 21, 2013, I got invited to one of the coolest events that I have been to in a while. The good folks over at Tree Sounds Music Studio hosted a private listening dinner party for the one and only Juvenile.  The intimate gathering consisted of  some of Atlanta’s hottest DJ’s, Media and […]


WWE Smackdown / Main Event Invades Philips Arena

WWE Smackdown / Main Event Invades Philips Arena

Anybody who knows me know that I am one of the biggest wrestling fans on the face of the earth.  I grew up watching all the great wrestling associations like the WWF, WCW, AWA, Midsouth and NWA.  I came up during the golden era of professional wrestling when we had wrestlers like Hulk Hogan, Rick […]


Nelson George’s Bronze Lens Film Festival Screening of Finding The Funk

Nelson George's Bronze Lens Film Festival Screening of Finding The Funk

Over the weekend the 4th annual Bronze Lens Film Festival took place here in Atlanta Ga. The Bronze Lens Film Festival was created back in 2009 to showcase, educate, entertain, empower and inspire people of color involved within the film industry. The festival featured various screenings, panels, networking opportunities as well as guest appearances from […]


The Robert Glasper Experiment’s Atlanta Album Listening Party For Black Radio 2

The Robert Glasper Experiment's Atlanta Album Listening Party For Black Radio 2

One of the most critically acclaimed soul/jazz albums of 2012 was “Black Radio” by The Robert Glasper Experiment. The groundbreaking album featured collaborations with some of my favorite artists and it also won a Grammy for R&B Album of the year.  The Robert Glasper Experiment recently released the highly anticipated follow up to that album […]


Lecrae Talks With DJ BLAK MAGIC About His New Mixtape “Church Clothes 2”

Lecrae Talks With DJ BLAK MAGIC About His New Mixtape "Church Clothes 2"

Last week I got a chance to hang out with the top Christain Hip Hop artist in the world. He goes by the name of Lacrae.  Fresh off his Grammy win for Gospel Album of the year, Lecrae was here in Atlanta shooting the video for his new song “Im Turnt” which is the first […]


Brazilian Jazz Legend Sergio Mendes Performs At The Cobb Energy Centre

Brazilian Jazz Legend Sergio Mendes Performs At The Cobb Energy Centre

On October 26, 2013, Sergio Mendes, the undisputed king of Brazilian Jazz performed a sold out show at The Cobb Energy Centre here in Atlanta Ga.  The concert was part of Larry Rosen’s Jazz Roots Series and was appropriately called “A Night In Rio”.  Sergio performed songs from his vast catalog of music dating back to […]


Converse X DTLR “16 Bars” Freestyle Competition

Converse X DTLR "16 Bars" Freestyle Competition

Converse and DTLR have teamed together for a five city tour called “16 Bars”.   The tour is a freestyle competition that will give one lucky MC a chance to record their debut single at Converse Rubber Tracks Studio in NYC. The tour touches down in Atlanta on November 1, 2013 from 5pm-8pm at the […]


Red Carpet Pics Of The 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards

Red Carpet Pics Of The 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards

         


Photo Recap Of The 2013 One Music Fest

Photo Recap Of The 2013 One Music Fest

The 4th annual One Music Fest went down over the weekend at The Masquerade Music Park & The Historic Fourth Ward Park. The outdoor music festival featured performances by Goodie Mob, Erykah Badu, Pete Rock, Joey Badass, Res, Goapele, Luke James, and was headlined by none other than Snoop Dogg. Over 7,000 people came out […]


Janelle Monae Hosts “The Electric Lady” Album Release Party At Reign Nightclub In Atlanta

Janelle Monae Hosts "The Electric Lady" Album Release Party At Reign Nightclub In Atlanta

On Thursday September 12, 2013, Janelle Monae hosted a private album release party for her new album “The Electric Lady”. The Party was held at Reign Nightclub and was presented by Atlantic Records, J. Carter and The Gidewon Group.  Reign was packed to capacity with fans who came out to support The Electric Lady’s latest […]


DJ Drama, Don Cannon & DJ Sense Announce Their New DJ Crew “The Academy”

DJ Drama, Don Cannon & DJ Sense Announce Their New DJ Crew "The Academy"

On Tuesday, September 3, 2013, DJ Drama, Don Cannon and DJ Sense also known as The Aphilliates held a press conference here in ATL to announce their latest endeavor “The Academy”.  The Academy is a conglomerate of some of the country’s hottest and most influential DJs.  Drama, Cannon and Sense hand picked the members of […]


Goodie Mob Hosts It’s Atlanta “Age Against The Machine” Album Listening Session

Goodie Mob Hosts It's Atlanta "Age Against The Machine" Album Listening Session

Last night Goodie Mob held an exclusive album listening party for their long awaited album “Age Against The Machine”. The listening party was hosted by all 4 members of the group and was held at Vinyl at Center Stage. Goodie Mob went through every song off of the new album explaining the concept behind how […]


DJ BLAK MAGIC Premix of “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke & “Got To Give It Up” By Marvin Gaye

DJ BLAK MAGIC Premix of "Blurred Lines" by Robin Thicke & "Got To Give It Up" By Marvin Gaye

Dropping a little gem for all the DJ’s out there. Download my exclusive Premix of the songs “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke & “Got To Give It Up” By Marvin Gaye. The Premix also has a great intro for easy mixing! If you download it please be sure to shout @DJBLAKMAGIC out on Instagram & […]


DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview with DJ Jazzy Jeff

DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview with DJ Jazzy Jeff

Over the weekend the man, the myth, the legend, the magnificent DJ Jazzy Jeff was in Atlanta headlining a special event called Jukebox.  It was held over at 595 North and it is one of the dopest interactive dance party experiences in the country.  The cool thing about Jukebox is that it uses social media […]


Behind The Scenes With Young Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan at YG’s Video Shoot For My N***’s

Behind The Scenes With Young Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan at YG's Video Shoot For My N***'s

West Coast rapper YG has teamed up with Young Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan for his upcoming video, “My N****’s, directed by the Motion Family.  Take a look behind the scenes with exclusive footage from the video shoot as well as interviews with YG, Young Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan.  The song “My N****’s” is […]


DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview With Young Chop

DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview With Young Chop

Recently I got a chance to “Chop” it up (no pun intended) with Chicago producer Young Chop.  The 19 year old beatmaker is widely know for his production work with Cheef Keef (I Dont’ Like, Love Sosa, Hate Being Sober) and is one of the most sought after up and coming producers in the game.  […]


Interview With Fruitvale Station’s Director Ryan Coogler

Interview With Fruitvale Station's Director Ryan Coogler

The movie Fruitvale Station recreates the dramatic events leading up to the tragic and untimely death of Oscar Grant by a BART police officer on New Years Eve back in 2009.  The movie was well received at Sundance and has been generating alot of Oscar buzz.  Ryan Coogler the director of the movie was recently […]


A Night With Neyo Presented By Malibu Red

A Night With Neyo Presented By Malibu Red

On May 16, 2013, Malibu Red held a private cocktail party, dinner and concert hosted by R&B singer/songwriter Ne-Yo (@NeyoCompound). The event simply called “A Night With Ne-yo” was held at Le Fais Do-Do here in Atlanta. Ne-Yo  gave some of his very excited fans an intimate experience that they will never forget. Yours Truly […]


Jay Z’s Engineer/DJ Young Guru Presents The Era Of The Engineer Tour

Jay Z's Engineer/DJ Young Guru Presents The Era Of The Engineer Tour

Young Guru (Jay-Z’s offical DJ & Engineer) recently partnered with Grammy U to launch a 13 city tour called “Era Of The Engineer”.  The tour which is sponsored by HP and Discmakers, consists of educational lectures that explore the importance of audio engineering in today’s musical climate.  On Friday April 27th, 2013, Young Guru stopped […]


Janelle Monáe – Q.U.E.E.N. Feat. Erykah Badu

 Janelle Monáe - Q.U.E.E.N. Feat. Erykah Badu

Check out the new single Q.U.E.E.N. by  Janelle Monáe Featuring  Erykah Badu! Q.U.E.E.N. is the first single off of Janelle Monáe’s upcoming album “The Electric Lady” slated for release later this year. Listen to the single below and purchase the Single on iTUNES


Bilal Performs at Center Stage – Concert Recap

Bilal Performs at Center Stage - Concert Recap

I recently had the honor of providing the musical soundtrack to Bilal’s sold out concert here in ATL at Center Stage. The concert which was hosted by Terry Bello from V-103, Started off with Janelle Monae introducing her label mate Roman Gianarthur to the ATL.  Roman opened up the show and got a great response […]


DJ BLAK MAGIC Concert DJ For Bilal At Center Stage

DJ BLAK MAGIC Concert DJ For Bilal At Center Stage

This Saturday March 23, Yours Truly will be providing the sounds for the one and only Bilal at his concert at Center Stage here in ATL.  Bilal is one of the dopest artist Ive seen perform live (and yall know I have seen alot of artist perform) because of his vocal ability and musical endurance. […]


Olympus Has Fallen – Atlanta Advanced Movie Screening

Olympus Has Fallen - Atlanta Advanced Movie Screening

This week I got a chance to attend the Atlanta private advanced screening of the upcoming movie Olympus Has Fallen.  The movie which is directed by Antoine Fuqua, is about a former secret service agent who fights against a group of terrorists who take over the White House and hold the President hostage. The movie […]


DJ BLAK MAGIC Presents THE K.A.K.E. MIX

DJ BLAK MAGIC Presents THE K.A.K.E. MIX

Download My latest mixtape The KULTURE. ART. KOOL. ENERGY Mix aka The K.A.K.E. MIX! 1.  Intro (Chris Tucker Speaks) 2.  Can’t Help But La La La (Trey Songz vs Jay Z) 3.  So Sick Of La La La (Neyo vs Jay Z) 4.  Be Happy To Hold Yuh (Mary J Blige vs Gyptian) 5.  Addicted […]