Archive for June, 2013

DENNIS McNETT-ANTI ART JUNE 23RD- THE ANTI HERO GRAPHICS SHOW

Posted by Dante Ross on June 17th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

This will be great I’m gonna be helping out Dennis is family and I love all the stuff he’s done for Anti Hero over the years. Dennis is a bad ass come down and hang it’s gonna be a groovy day!
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DEAD MEADOW: THE WORLDS STONIEST BAND

Posted by Dante Ross on June 13th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

The Old Temple
Dead Meadow maybe the worlds stoniest band. I have seen em live a few times they are superb musicians reminiscent of the band Kyuss an obvious influence on them as is Hendrix, Zepplin and Floyd. They do it they’re own way though and that way is beyond excellent.
There website if totally trippy go [...]

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ARTURO VEGA REST IN POWER

Posted by Dante Ross on June 12th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/12/arts/music/arturo-vega-spokesman-and-designer-for-the-ramones-dies-at-65.html?smid=pl-share
Arturo was the graphic voice of the Ramones there erstwhile 5th member and a long time East Village compatriot. He lived right around the corner from CBGB’s and let countless soon to be famous punk rock legends crash at his infamous loft including many of the Ramones. He was one of the architects of what [...]

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THE BRONXXX

Posted by Dante Ross on June 11th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

long time favorites of mine The Bronxxx combine all things heavy from stoner rock to hardcore and everything in between much to my liking. They played here last week it was epic it always is. One of the most consistently good heavy bands around plus they have a killer name. Singer Matt Caughthrans vocals are [...]

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DR J STILL GOT IT!

Posted by Dante Ross on June 11th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

DR J can still dunk at 63 years of age….. shit I couldnt dunk at 26 years of age haha…
I watched DR J as a kid when he was a Net. He was a class act from day 1 and he’s from Long Island NY. One of my all time favorite players dig him in [...]

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Magnum Opus: The Making of Pete Rock & CL Smooth’s “T.R.O.Y”

Posted by Dante Ross on June 10th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

This piece seriously got me choked up. Just a beautiful and thoughtful mini doc on one of the most powerful songs in the history of HipHop. I am proud to have been a small piece of this puzzle and honored to have helped be a conduit for this and all the great music Pete and [...]

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ODB and ME: JOHN KING YOUR FULL OF BEANS

Posted by Dante Ross on June 4th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

OK So John King owned Chung King studios for 20+ years. I recorded there for a solid 15 of those years including mixing amongst other artists ODB, Santana, and Brand Nubians. I always considered John a friend although a bit of a kook. John recently filmed some viral videos talking about the history of Chung [...]

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