local music

What's Hot w/ Wiz Hoffa
DJ Wiz Hoffa is 518 legend in his own right, the noise mob founder/producer just released a new single featuring Capital Region favorites, Tiff Hollywood US Bay and Ceaz Sharpe titled I.D.K.Y.
518 Hip Hop
The weekend is super close, hallelujah!! Some of us have not penciled in one plan yet for our weekends, and may have no idea what to do!! Well, I've got something for you, ESPECIALLY if you are a fan of our local hip hop and music scene here in the 518!
518 Hip Hop Album Release Party 9.20
For the record, I have been showing Hump Day some love long before this dam Geico camel! But anyhow, Happy freakin Hump Day!!! Weekend is almost here as we get over this hump of a day, and got a 518 music event to tell you about that you may want to pencil into your weekend plans!!
Bottles & Beats Showcases Albany Area Talent
This is a friendly reminder from your fav super hero!! We have some talented mofos here in the Albany area and there is a plethora of live shows and events for all to enjoy and attend! Bottles & Beats is going down tonight kids!!
Matt Ferguson Of Goldtooth Talks Albany Area Hip Hop
GOLDTOOTH is one of Albany’s best emerging bands, a can’t-miss live ensemble whose rich soundscapes and propulsive rhythms provide the perfect backbone for Emcee Sev Statik’s energetic delivery and killer rhymes.  I was able to catch up with …
Freestyle Fridays – Episode 4
Week 4 of Freestyle Fridays is a special one – our first R&B singer throws down! Hot 99.1 welcomed recording artist, Tameka Amar this week. She has a big album release party on Tuesday night at Jillians in downtown Albany. The party starts at 7pm. Support local hip hop and r&b!