The Bronx

  1. Jay-Z's Rocawear Teams Up With The New York Yankees

    April 12, 2012 12:58 PM EDT (Photo: Rocawear) Jay-Z may have made the Yankee hat more famous than a Yankee can, but his clothing line Rocawear is teaming up with the Bronx Bombers for a bit of cross-promotion this season. Rocawear will introduce signs throughout Yankee Stadi ...

  2. Backbeat: Slick Rick, Funkmaster Flex @ Red Bull Music Academy's Five Out Of Five

    September 29, 2011 8:30 AM EDT The Red Bull Music Academy presented the second installment of its Five Out Of Five lecture/concert series with Slick Rick at the Paradise Theater in the Bronx yesterday. Slick Rick, who was born in England but moved to the Bronx when he was 11 an ...

  3. Punk Rock Band SoCal Releases Second Album

    August 12, 2011 9:30 AM EDT Growing up in Los Angeles, Matthew Caughthran became a fan of punk bands like the Ramones and Black Flag at the same time that he was exposed to Mexican music in the predominantly Latino suburb of Pico Rivera. Caughthran, 32, now fronts Mariachi ...

  4. 'American Idol' Ratings Down 13 Percent From Last Year's Premiere

    January 20, 2011 12:00 AM EST Initial ratings show interest is down in "American Idol" and its new team of judges. The Nielsen Co. says 26.2 million people saw the two-hour season premiere Wednesday night of television's most popular show. That's down 13 pe ...

  5. Mega To Release First Film In English

    June 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Mega Films, the production company launched by Spanish Broadcasting System, is releasing its first English language film, "Falling Awake." In keeping with the company's focus on music-centric content, the film, which will be release ...

  6. 50 Cent Embarks On NYC Tour

    September 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Cent and New York's Hot 97 radio station (WQHT) have teamed up for "50 Cent's 5 Borough Tour," a four-day trek during which the Queens MC will perform tracks from his upcoming LP, "Curtis" (G-Unit/Interscope), arou ...

  7. Retailer Pulls Jennifer Lopez CDs Off Shelves

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music retailer Ritmo Latino has pulled all of Jennifer Lopez' music off its shelves in retaliation for what it says are the singer's plans to skip in-stores at Latin retail. Lopez signed autographs at an FYE store in the Bronx on Wednesd ...

  8. Spitzer Settlements Awarded To Non-Profits

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors have awarded $13 million in grants from the fund which grew out of the New York State Attorney General's settlements with major record companies that were investigate Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors have aw ...

  9. Razor & Tie Picks Up DiMucci Album

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Orchard maintains online rights. New York-based Razor & Tie has picked up "Bronx In Blue," the well-reviewed blues album from Dion DiMucci, and will begin rolling out the album to traditional retailers. Previously, "Bronx In ...

  10. Moby To Christen Nursing/Rehab Center-Based Studio

    April 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Equipment to translate movement into sound. The Music Has Power Club Recording Studio is set to open at the Institute for Music and Neurologic Function, a research and training establishment at Beth Abraham Health Services, a nursing and rehabilit ...