Rock the Bells rings true to hip-hop history

At the 10th anniversary of Rock the Bells hip-hop festival this past weekend in Mountain View, the lineup — though it included virtual performances by the Eazy-E and Ol’ Dirty Bastard, both deceased — reminded festival-goers of the virtue in dynamic stage presence and solid delivery that no special effects can replace.
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Goin’ Off: Looking back on Rock the Bells

Method Man spit on me. Then he made like a flying squirrel and landed, legs wide open, on the metallic railing separating crowd and stage. After his testicle-shifting tumble, myself and a few husky amphitheatre security guards in ill-fitting yellow polos helped Meth to his feet. But the mic never
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Photo Gallery: Rock the Bells

This weekend the Rock The Bells music festival held in Mountain View, California continued to impress fans. The festival featured many artists who performed on two different stages. Some of these artists included: Ice Cube, Wu Block, Salt-N-Pepa, A$ap Rocky, Tyga, Atmosphere, and many more.

Rap City: Rock the Bells 2012

Black Hippy Dickies. Bucket hats. Carson, CA tees. Gold chains and a small flat top. Black Hippy was in the amphitheatre. The group came out one at a time, essentially in the (ascending) order that most would rank each MC. The audience members loved Jay Rock’s homegrown anthems. Ab-Soul was
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Rock the Bells 2012

Watch highlights from Rock The Bells, a music festival in Mountain View, California. Performers included, Ice Cube, Wu Block, Salt-N-Pepa, A$ap Rocky, Tyga, Atmosphere, and more.

Sounds of Summer

With the end of school comes vacation, and concerts are a summer must. Whether it’s relaxing with friends or simply listening to quality music, concerts provide everyone with a unique and entertaining experience. This summer, the Bay Area has a loaded lineup that has something for just about everyone. Hopefully
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