Directed and Filmed by Brian Petchers Filmed by Will Sanderson Filmed by Johnny Ferri
Kweli announced this Duck Down vs. Blacksmith showcase from a chair at the Colbert Show a few weeks ago
Here is the recap video from the sold out CMJ showcase at the Music Hall of Williamsburg featuring performances from Skyzoo & Statik Selektah, Kidz In The Hall, Smif N Wessun, Jean Grae, Pharoahe Monch, Talib Kweli & Buckshot with the live band.
Posted in CMJ, Music, New York, Video, Wes Flexner
Tagged Blacksmith, Buckshot, Duck Down, jean grae, kidz n the hall, pharoache monch, skyzoo, statick selektah, Talib Kweli
Talib Kweli and them are going all out for October 22nd’s Duck Down Vs. Blacksmith CMJ Showcase at Williamsburg Hall. Liveband and whatnot.
Ticket info & full line-up.
Stream Via Red Bull if you can’t make it to the show.
Flyer with Full-line-up after the jump : Continue reading
Talib Kweli & Mos Def aka BlackStar will be on the Colbert Report Tonight(Wednesday), which airs at 11:30pm. Blackstar will debut a new song “Fix Up” tonight on the air.
Yesterday, Blackstar cancelled their New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Anaheim, Charlotte, Cincinnati and Indianapolis shows.
So today, Kweli hopped in the Colbert Chair to film this PSA about the Duck Down Records vs. Blacksmith CMJ Showcase on October 22nd at the Music Hall of Williamsburg. The showcase features performances by Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, Jean Grae, Buckshot, Smif N Wessun, Kidz In The Hall, Promise & a special ‘Population Control’ music set by Statik Selektah.
Flyer after the jump
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Tagged black smith, blackstar, Buckshot, duck down records, jean grae, kidz in tha hall, Mos Def, pharoahe monch, smif n wessun, Talib Kweli
Epic video has Talib Kweli and Jean Grae rocking masks, using crowbars, brass knuckles and guns to take a down a corrupt CEO.
This has to be the most violent Kweli video ever. Directed by Stephen Mallet. The song is off Kweli’s album Gutter Rainbows.