Posts Tagged ‘Ginuwine’

DMV Beats: Glizzy, Wale, Trel Go In

Every week, Arts Desk's hip-hop writers drop news, music, culture—and generally put you on game.
Shots Fired
Shy Glizzy could hold a seminar on flipping threats into a punchlines. Lesson No. 1: Next time you're in a blinding rage thanks to some asshole, take a second and take a breath. Don't just threaten to shoot [...]

Virgin Mobile FreeFest: D.C.’s Signature Fall Social, Believe It or Not

As the sun set on Virgin Mobile FreeFest Saturday, Merriweather Post Pavilion’s panoramic lawn harbored buzz-fed patrons enjoying chicken strips and those lemonade cups that exist to be spiked with clear spirits. Seven p.m. felt like a universally agreed-upon time to chill.
Legacy-act sets are perfect for clapping politely from your camping chair, but ZZ Top [...]

Far Out vs. Hot Dang, Vol. 31

D.C., you need a little love right now, and ooh yeah, Far Out vs. Hot Dang can give it to you. That's right, yeah, just a little to the left, a little to the right. Cold side, hot side. Mmm. Don't forget to check the Twitpiece. Aw yeah, it's like that. Now let's get somethin' [...]

Arts Roundup: Adult Beverage Edition

Hello, Arts Desk readers! Well, I thought we were out of the holiday arts doldrums, but it turns out it's not so. The arts scene still seems to be a bit slow. Nevertheless, I've scoured the web for the new and noteworthy. And at least last night's episode of Top Chef was new.
Riding the box [...]

Download: PHZ-Sicks’ “SumHer Everlasting”

Summer's almost over, as you might have noticed. It's unclear that Woodbridge MC PHZ-Sicks did, though, at least judging by his "SumHer Everlasting," a light-hearted ode to the season and first single from his forthcoming The Laws of PHZ-Sicks album, due in September.
The five-minute song, produced by D.C. duo Best Kept Secret, takes the midtempo [...]

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