Archive for October, 2009

Historic Earth


The Historic Earth App f.k.a the Old Map App has finally been released. The app transposes historic maps on a modern map, so you literally see how the land and the maps have changed over time. Its has lots specific maps for Brooklyn and Manhattan.


Country Boys Still in Red Hook


The 2009 Vendy Award Winners are still serving their goods at the Red Hook Ball Fields, not sure how long that will last. Scored an al pastor Huarache with the works. Fresh and delicious.

VH1 Hip Honors 2009 – Def Jam


This year’s Hip Honors celebrated the Def Jam label’s 25+ years in the game. The show was filmed live at BAM in the BK. As always, VH1 pulled out all the stops with Black Thought and Eminem doing a slamming rednittion of LL’s Rock the Bells, Chuck D, the Coup and the Root’s crew welcomed us to the Terradome and the¬†Beasties caught some love from a KRS, Wale, Gym Class Heros freestyle hybrid of No Sleep til Brooklyn.

Insect Lab


Mike Libby’s hybrid insects that are upgraded with antique technology are pure elegance. You can purchase a specimen from his website.

Beastie Boys – Hello Nasty


The Beasties completed anotherfull album audio commentary; this time for underrated and spacey Hello Nasty. Download it gratis.

Muppets do Mad Men