Category: Events


Bringing Basquiat Back to Brooklyn (Event)

Brooklyn’s own, Jean Michel Basquiat, is the borough’s most celebrated and influential visual artist of our time. You’ve heard of his name – even today’s biggest rappers, like Jay Z have mentioned him in their lyrics. And probably seen portrayals of his face in art and cultural magazines, blogs, galleries, etc. But not many have […]


Hot 97’s Who’s Next Live” w/ Ski Mask, The Slump God, A$AP Twelvvy & Smooky Margiela!

Hot 97’s leading music event is BACK! On Tuesday, September 12th, the iconic radio station continues their “Who’s Next” series at SOB’s. “Who’s Next” provides up and coming artists the chance to perform for industry insiders and trendsetters, alike, in one of New York’s legendary venues. Tickets for this show are available for purchase on […]


by.MBJ x Urban Magazine: BET’s Black Girls Rock Award Show Red Carpet Recap (Video)

Media brand, by.MBJ, is comprised of Maria Myraine (host/producer), Blake Symphony (director/editor/videographer), and James Bourne (photographer/videographer). Last week, in partnership with international publication, Urban Magazine, the team covered BET’s Black Girls Rock Award Show red carpet. The show was taped at the New Jersey Performing Arts center (NJPAC) in Newark, NJ. Check out a recap […]

Maria Myraine HHRW

Maria Myraine Is A Panelist For Hip Hop Retreat Week!

Hip Hop Retreat Week provides an experience that will educate and motivate independent music artists, and brands to flourish in Hip Hop and beyond. #HHRW strives to build the knowledge of indie artists and brands that have not been fortunate enough to attend other music festivals, and conferences outside of New York City. Not only […]


Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival ’17 Recap!

Brooklyn Bodega, and The Bodega Agency, hosted their 13th Annual Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival last week. The week-long festivities ended with their Finale Concert, right under the Brooklyn Bridge. The Saturday afternoon, under the sun, was filled with performances by Denzil Porter, Malik The Drummer, Oswin Benjamin, Oshun, Bob-bito Garcia, DJ Mr Ccee and more. […]

Summer Jam

Hot 97 Summer Jam 2017 Event Recap!

Hot 97 continues to deliver with their annual Summer Jam concert at MetLife Stadium. This past Sunday, the legendary Hip Hop station gave the fans another electrifying show. With a line-up that boasted artists such as Chris Brown, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Migos, Trey Songz, French Montana, and many others, it’s no wonder the concert […]