Author Archive for Andrew Noz

Update: Official Statement on Polo of TCB

As we reported yesterday, Polo, of the acclaimed go-go band TCB, was rushed to the hospital after a show on Saturday night. Though details are still vague TCB's official blog posted filled in some of the blanks with the following statement this morning:
In the early morning hours of April 11th during our show at The [...]

TCB’s Polo is Alive, in Intensive Care

Go-go frontman collapses on stage.

Review: Wiz Khalifa & Yelawolf @ 9:30 Club

Wiz Khalifa
Wiz Khalifa and Yelawolf torn down the 9:30 Club last night as part of the appropriately named Deal Or No Deal Tour. Both artists made unceremonious exits from major deals in recent years only to rebuild their buzz from scratch on the underground. Deservedly so, judging by last night's performance.
Wiz, the headliner and overwhelming [...]

DMV Rap Attack: Likeblood Origins

Looking at Likeblood's earliest recordings.

Go-Go Bites: Country Cousins

The secret and intertwined history of Go-Go and Southern Rap

DMV Rap Attack: New Kingpen & Southeast Slims

DMV Rap roundup with new songs from Kingpen Slim, Southeast Slim, Fat Tone & Rizon

Thursday: Freeway & Jake One Hit DC

Freeway & Jake One promote "Stimulus Package" in the DMV.

Wale Watch: Wale Makes Videos, People Complain

Wale always seems to find himself embroiled in the lamest controversies. It would seem that the cost of claiming to put an entire city on your back means you're gonna have the entire city on your back.
His latest video, "Pretty Girls," debuted on BET earlier this week and recieved a lot of flack in blog [...]

Wale Watch: No Beef With Backyard

Did Backyard Band call for a boycott of Wale's "Pretty Girls"?

Go Go Bites #3: $55 Motel

Another beat biter cold case.