Nicolas Heller of Ricky Shabaaz & The Boom Bap Boys was lucky enough to catch up with rising street artist Hanksy as he unveiled his latest art exhibit in an abandoned home in New York City, documenting the entire event and the work displayed. Featuring the work of: Hanksy, Col Wallnuts, Elle, Royce Bannon, Russell […]
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In a city of over 8 million people, it is impossible to walk the streets without running into interesting New Yorkers with unique relationships to the city. Whether it is Don Ward, the best shoe-shiner in Manhattan or Te’Devan the 6’7″ Nomadic-Jewish-Healing-Freestyler. Everyone has a story that is worth hearing, but unfortunately most of them […]
After Zak Downtown dropped off Don’t Blow My High back in March, we didn’t hear a peep from him for the rest of 2013. But that doesn’t mean the NYC rhymesayer’s been slacking off in the meantime. Just the opposite: in his own words, he spent the summer and fall “recording mixtape material, shooting videos […]
Ricky Shabazz (Nicolas Heller) directs D-Prydes latest video for ‘Lifted’. It’s a pretty dope video and track. Nicolas Heller is extremely skillful at what he does, hope you enjoy!
In preparation for his first Los Angeles art show, New York street artist Hanksy explains the inspiration behind how he came to be. His celebrity obsession and subsequent wordplay phenomenon has been shrouded in mystery since his emergence two years ago.
New joint off the ‘KILLmatic’ LP from the Demigodz. Directed by Ricky Shabazz & The Boom Bap Boys. Hip-Hop at it’s finest right here. KILLmatic by Demigodz Previous: ‘The People’s Champ’ – R.A. The Rugged Man (Prod. Apathy)
Official video for BODIES IN THE TRUNK of Kyle Rapps upcoming mixtape SUB. Directed by Nicolas Heller for Ricky Shabazz & The Boom Bap Boys. Previous: ‘Portlandia’ – Kyle Rapps & Diwon
What do Chewbacca, Japanese Tourists, Elvis impersonators, an LA Laker Girl, a Rabbi, and tons of Fro Yo all have in common? Well, they’re all featured in Kosha Dillz’ latest video for his new song “Hangin’ Out,” directed by both Kosha himself and Ricky Shabazz and The Boom Bap Boys. “I be hangin’ out” as […]
Pre-order 7″ vinyl here: https://store.nature-sounds.net/store/thelonius/. The artists behind three of the most anticipated albums coming this year on Nature Sounds join forces for the posse cut “Thelonius King”. Limited edition 7-inch vinyl of “Thelonius King” coming in time for Record Store Day this April, check out the info on all three albums below. Durag Dynasty […]
Machina Muerte co-founder Isaiah Toothtaker links with director Nicolas Heller of Ricky Shabazz & The Boom Bap Boys to deliver his 1st video of 2013: “numb” produced by Steel Tipped Dove. In “numb” Toothtaker questions whether the cause of his violent actions are induced by drug abuse or vice versa, with lyrics like “Skeletons in […]