Workout : DJs Bo Bliz + Lowbeezy : Silk City (435 Spring Garden St) : Friday 4/18 : 10p - 2a : $5 cover : $1 PBRs while supplies last, $5 City-Wides all night

Workout : DJs Bo Bliz + Lowbeezy : Silk City (435 Spring Garden St) : Friday 4/18 : 10p - 2a : $5 cover : $1 PBRs while supplies last, $5 City-Wides all night

Thursdays at Silk feat. DJs Beatstreet + R To Da Izza : Hosted by Chris Vance : Recorded live at Silk City (March 13, 2014)

gL Productions presents : Thursdays at Silk City (5th & Spring Garden St) : DJ Royale w/ special guest DJ Trayze : April 17th : Free before 11pm, $3 after : $3 Heineken bottles and $4 Pinnacle Vodka drinks all night

gL Productions presents : Thursdays at Silk City (5th & Spring Garden St) : DJ Royale w/ special guest DJ Trayze : April 17th : Free before 11pm, $3 after : $3 Heineken bottles and $4 Pinnacle Vodka drinks all night

Thursdays at Silk City (April 3, 2014) : Photos by Shots Fired (click here for more pics) 

Thursdays at Silk City (April 3, 2014) : Photos by Shots Fired (click here for more pics) 

Slick Rick aka The Ruler aka MC Ricky Dee first signed to Def Jam in 1988, after gaining mainstream attention with the B-side classic ”La Di Da Di”. His debut album, The Great Adventures of Slick Rick, reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 R&B/Hip-Hop chart. Children’s Story was the second single released off the album. He served 5 years in prison for attempted murder (1991-1996), releasing 2 albums while behind bars. The Art of Storytelling, his 4th studio album, dropped in 1999 with features from Outkast, Snoop Dogg, Nas and Raekwon. It debuted at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 R&B/Hip-Hop chart. Slick Rick received a full pardon by the governor of New York in 2008.

Awesome writeup in today’s Philadelphia Weekly about Frankie Knuckles and tonight’s event, with some great quotes from Lee Jones, Sonny James and King Britt.

Awesome writeup in today’s Philadelphia Weekly about Frankie Knuckles and tonight’s event, with some great quotes from Lee JonesSonny James and King Britt.

RIP Frankie Knuckles : Red Bull Music Academy Lecture (Madrid 2011)

LL Cool J was the first artist ever to release a record with a Def Jam catalogue number. I’m Bad was the first single off of his second album, Bigger and Deffer. It reached #4 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop charts in 1987.

Flygirrl + gL Productions + Sundae present : Philly Loves Frankie Knuckles : Featuring Rich Medina, Lee Jones + Rob Paine : The Dolphin (1539 S. Broad st) : Wednesday 4/9 : 9p - 2a : $10 cover : ALL proceeds will benefit The American Diabetes Association

Flygirrl + gL Productions + Sundae present : Philly Loves Frankie Knuckles : Featuring Rich Medina, Lee Jones + Rob Paine : The Dolphin (1539 S. Broad st) : Wednesday 4/9 : 9p - 2a : $10 cover : ALL proceeds will benefit The American Diabetes Association

gL Productions presents : Thursdays at Silk City (5th & Spring Garden St) : DJs Beatstreet + R To Da Izza : Hosted by Chris Vance : April 10th : Free before 11pm, $3 after : $3 Heineken bottles and $4 Pinnacle Vodka drinks all night

gL Productions presents : Thursdays at Silk City (5th & Spring Garden St) : DJs Beatstreet + R To Da Izza : Hosted by Chris Vance : April 10th : Free before 11pm, $3 after : $3 Heineken bottles and $4 Pinnacle Vodka drinks all night

Thursdays at Silk City (March 27, 2014) : Photos by Shots Fired (click here for more pics) 

Thursdays at Silk City (March 27, 2014) : Photos by Shots Fired (click here for more pics) 


Illvibe Radio 17 : Mixed by Mr. Sonny James

Illvibe Radio 17 : Mixed by Mr. Sonny James

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