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Video games and Matzo with Open Mike Eagle

With guest appearances by Jean Grae, and Meredith Graves.

Michael Che’s Birthday Show at Knitting Factory

Happy birthday, Michael Che!

Jezebel presents March Madness at The Bell House

An evening of funny performances from women we love too!

Northside 2014: Jean Grae, Corn Mo, and Shellshag at Matchless

Brooklyn Comedy Festival takes over Matchless with comedians and musicians.

Jean Grae and JD Samson at Brooklyn Museum

Artists & activists Jean Grae & JD Samson perform at Brooklyn Museum on Saturday, May 3, 2014.

Jean Grae, Open Mike Eagle and more at Knitting Factory

We spent all weekend with Mr. Open Mike Eagle last weekend. Totally worth it.

Pusha Month Edition

When it's an off-week, there's always more Pusha T quotables to dig up.

Rap Genius Presents: Reading and Panel with Jean Grae, Adam Mansbach, Kevin Coval and Kiese Laymon

Authors, a poet and a rapper discuss writing and their first rap names.

5 Dedications Edition

The #1 spot comes from Dedication 5, but it wasn't a Lil Wayne verse.

The BUST Magazine 20th Anniversary Extravaganza at The Bell House

20 years after starting as a zine in 1993, BUST celebrates with comedy, music & Gloria Steinem.

Victory Lap Edition

Crooked I tributes, vintage Jean Grae, and the return of Jay-z and Camp Lo.

The Lines of the Year 2012

Quite possibly the last Lines of the Week post ever if that Mayan thing is accurate.

Tinderbox Music Festival 2012 at Webster Hall

Tinderbox Music Festival takes over Webster Hall for a whole day & looks like fun!

BET Awards Cypher Edition

Good news: you don't have to go anywhere near BET to get the Cypher report.

Talib Kweli and Jean Grae at Herbert Von King Park

Talib Kweli, Jean Grae and Pharoahe Monch perform at Herbert Von King Park.