The story transplants the classic holiday story to the streets of contemporary Washington Heights and mashes up all of UPCA’s influences. It starts with the original music penned by Tschaikovsky in 1892 and the story “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” by E.T.A. Hoffmann. Instead of ballet, the story will be told through hip hop [...]
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The good folks behind MTV’s Washington Heights are looking for female twins, age 16-22, Latina and bilingual for a short film, which takes place in Washington Heights. Shooting on September 10th, rehearsals start immediately. For further details or to audition, please contact Beck. VenusInVerano@gmail.com.
BY Led Black (@Led_Black) More than just a producer, Frankie P is an acoustic architect that constructs complex audio landscapes perfectly tailored to their respective artists. It is that fine ear, attention to detail and craftsmanship that has been a hallmark of Frankie’s work for the last few years. Having worked with established artists as [...]
Check out: Hotel Audubon – The Review Uptown Video: Hotel Audubon Listening Party @ Tette The Audubon Listening Party – The Recap Get Yours: Audubon – Digging For Sunlight Gold Edition Audubon of MTV’s Washington Heights Featured In The New York Times Audubon’s Digging For Sunlight Listening Party – The Recap Washington Heights Stand Up [...]
Check out: Hotel Audubon – The Review The Audubon Listening Party – The Recap Get Yours: Audubon – Digging For Sunlight Gold Edition Audubon of MTV’s Washington Heights Featured In The New York Times Audubon’s Digging For Sunlight Listening Party – The Recap Washington Heights Stand Up – Audubon @ Phuket Lounge We invite you [...]
By John Paul Infante (@infantejp) For every Audubon fan that appreciates the behind-the-scenes grind depicted in MTV’s Washington Heights there is a hip-hop head that questions his skills as an MC because of his reality-TV background. A lot of these same critics have loved the summer of 2013. Albums like Kanye West’s Yeezuz, Jay Z’s [...]
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Now that the whole royal baby thing is out of the way, all the folks in the United Kingdom can get down to something much more important and that is watching MTV’s Washington Heights. That’s right, starting today; the blokes in Britain can catch the critically acclaimed docu-series Washington Heights. While they are at, it [...]
BY Led Black (@Led_Black) To say that Nelson Salcedo has an eye for the great shot is a massive understatement. Nelson’s photography practically pulses with energy and verve. His work has appeared in the pages of the NY Times, Dazed and Confused Magazine as well as on a massive MTV billboard in Times Square. A [...]
The always-incredible Carnaval Del Boulevard goes down tomorrow; Saturday, June 1st from 11am to 6 pm on St. Nicholas Avenue from 181st to 188th Streets and while this is one of the biggest events of an Uptown Summer, this one in particular is going to be even more special. First of all, the Uptown Collective [...]
Check out: Get Yours: Audubon – Digging For Sunlight Gold Edition The Washington Heights Riots of 1992 Remembered – Part 1 The Washington Heights Riots of 1992 Remembered – Part 2 Audubon of MTV’s Washington Heights Featured In The New York Times The Audubon Listening Party – The Recap Audubon’s Digging For Sunlight Listening Party [...]
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BY Sara Martinez (@Saritology) For better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness, and in health… until death do us part, reality television is here to stay. You know the drill, you don’t want to watch it, but you get the flu (in sickness) you’re home, there’s nothing on besides Law & Order episodes [...]
BY Adelle Platon No need to be a reality show junkie to be drawn to Audubon’s charisma. The star of MTV’s Washington Heights — the popular show that depicts the lives of starry-eyed dreamers trying to make it out of the Heights — is immune to negativity and keeps his hustle at the top of [...]
BY Sara Martinez (@Saritology) Now it’s time to say goodbye to the gang. This week was the season finale of MTV’s Washington Heights, and if you’re anything like me, you’re a little sad. Maybe you watched it on your sofa, with your Snuggie, sipping chamomile tea, wondering where the time went. Seems like it was [...]