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The Business of Soundtracks and Publishing (From the Hip Hop Film Festival)

This article is inspired by my attendance at the Hip Hop Film Festival, where they hosted a wonderful panel featuring Bow Legged Lou, B-Fine, and Paul Anthony of Full Force, a group of singers, songwriters, and producers who have worked for prestigious artists such as Patti LaBelle, James Brown,...


The Musical Webb Covers the Hip Hop Film Festival

Written by Ayana Webb I was taken aback by one of the gems of Harlem; The National Black Theatre, which even had its own street name. It was very easy to get to from the 2 train, and the people at the venue received me with a warm welcome. I was eager to attend the Master Cyphers panel, which...


The Musical Webb Covers SummerStage: Rock Steady Crew 40th Anniversary

This was one of my personally most anticipated events out of the entire SummerStage line-up. After hearing the news that this would be the last anniversary that the Rock Steady Crew was celebrating under SummerStage, I knew I had to be a part of it. And it was everything I imagined it to be! The...


The Musical Webb Covers SummerStage: Ohio Players and Felix Hernandez

The City Parks Foundation hosted their final Springfield Park show in Queens on July 9, 2017. It was a beautiful day that complemented the vivacious funk music of the Ohio Players and Felix Hernandez. For those who are not familiar with 70’s funk, the Ohio Players (arguably) most famous song,...


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