On Friday July 23, friends and fans headed to the Jane Ballroom to celebrate the first night of Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros' three day stint in New York City. VIP guests including Mary Kate Olsen enjoyed beats by DJ Josh Madden and cooled down with AriZona beverages late into the night.
Vince Staples is hardly the ingratiating type. “Don’t shake my hands unless you passing payment,” instructs the redoubtable young’un on “C.M.B.,” a paean to ruthlessly mercenary, Randian capitalism. “Keep your salutation / I need my 40 acres.” This ice-grilling Left Coaster is more Mack 10 than Myka 9, a verbal marksman who refuses to placate… More »