Archive for October, 2009

Historic Earth

10.30.09

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

10.26.09

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

10.23.09

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

10.19.09

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

10.06.09

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

Muppets do Mad Men

10.02.09