Hip-Hop Legend Jam Master Jay’s murder outraged the music community for almost 20 years, sparked an ongoing investigation, a Netflix documentary, and constant pressure from family and fans to get the case resolved on behalf of the slain Run DMC DJ. According to published reports, federal prosecutors on Monday will announce the indictment of two men who have long been suspected of participating in the murder of Jam Master Jay, whose real name was Jason Mizell. The men, Ronald Washington and Karl Jordan, Jr., were indicted on charges of murder while engaged in drug trafficking, according to two law enforcement officials, who spoke on the condition of anonymity. Mr. Washington, 56, is currently serving a federal prison sentence for robbery. Mr. Jordan, 36, was taken into custody on Sunday. In addition to creating some of the greatest albums of the early rap era, Jay had a direct impact on the music and fashion style of the much-imitated group. We’ll continue to track this news. Continue reading →
YouTuber Anthony Vincent is at it again with another 10 Second Songs Video! Watch Guns N Roses mega-hit ‘Welcome To The Jungle’ performed in the styles of Lady Gaga, Rammstein, Billie Eilish, Periphery, The Smiths, Amy Winehouse, Alice In Chains, Celtic Folk, Bluegrass, Eurobeat, Bollywood, Lizzo, James Brown, Korn,Aerosmith/Run DMC and more!Continue reading →
The 2015 Denver Riot Fest will be held at the National Western Complex on August 28-30, 2015, and the first lineup announcement has been released. A second announcement with two more headlining acts and additional acts are pending.
Modest Mouse Pixies Snoop Dogg (performing Doggystyle) Iggy Pop Tenacious D Ice Cube & Special Guests (performing Straight Outta Compton Remix) Run DMC Rancid (performing …And Out Come The Wolves) Motörhead Flogging Molly Coheed And Cambria Drive Like Jehu L7 Explosions In The Sky Kongos Cypress Hill Alkaline Trio Thrice Cold War Kids The Airborne Toxic Event Iration Bootsy Collins’ Rubber Band Yelawolf Babes In Toyland Anthrax The Damned Eagles Of Death Metal The Might Might Bosstones GZA Ok Go De La Soul Testament Desaparecidos The Dead Milkmen Nada Surf The Lawrence Arms Reverent Horton Heat Andrew W.K. Gwar The Black Lips The Get Up Kids American Nightmare Bayside Swervedriver Millencolin The Vandals Less Than Jake The Joy Formidaable Doomtree Cloud Cult 7 Seconds OFF! Benjamin Booker Joyce Manor The White Buffalo Post Malone With FKI Jazz Cartier Teenage Bottlerocket The Bunny Gang Speedy Ortiz Pup Beach Slang The Hotelier Prayers Fit For Rivals Direct Hit! The Moth & The Flame Elway Main Attrakionz Cayetana Broadway Calls White Mystery Skating Polly Souvenirs Northern Faces Dreamers Pears Meat Wave Rozwell Kid Sleep On It Faulkner Gateway Drugs Daye Jack Indian School The ‘Rock-afire explosion and ‘Hellzapoppin’ Circus Sideshow Revue‘ will also be making special appearances.
DENVER: FIRST WAVE of lineup announcements for Riot Fest & Rodeo are here! More headliners and bands to be announced…