By Amanda Bartlett Published 1:21 pm PDT, Thursday, April 4, 2019 FILE - MC Hammer speaks onstage during Capitol Music Group's 5th annual Capitol Congress Premieres new music and projects for industry and media at Arclight Cinemas Hollywood on Aug. 8, 2018 in Los Angeles. FILE - MC Hammer speaks onstage during Capitol Music Group's 5th annual Capitol Congress Premieres new music and projects for industry and media at Arclight Cinemas Hollywood on Aug. 8, 2018 in Los Angeles. Photo: Rich Polk/Getty Images For Capitol Music G Photo: Rich Polk/Getty Images For Capitol Music G Image 1 of / 47 Caption Close Image 1 of 47 FILE - MC Hammer speaks onstage during Capitol Music Group's 5th annual Capitol Congress Premieres new music and projects for industry and media at Arclight Cinemas … [Read more...] about Can’t touch this: rapper MC Hammer kicks off first tour since 1991
Published 12:17 pm CST, Thursday, March 7, 2019 Or ''Hammer pants.'' (MC Hammer, 1990). Or ''Hammer pants.'' (MC Hammer, 1990). Image 1 of / 5 Caption Close Image 1 of 5 Or ''Hammer pants.'' (MC Hammer, 1990). Or ''Hammer pants.'' (MC Hammer, 1990). MC Hammer tour coming to town. It's been a long, long time. 1 / 5 Back to Gallery Nostalgia tours aren't rare, nor are hip-hop nostalgia tours. But here's the thing about the upcoming MC Hammer tour: While it initially provoked eye-rolling as another money-milking machine drawing its cash from an affinity for days gone by, well, Hammer hasn't hurt 'em in a very long time. In fact, the tour that brings the bat boy-turned MC to the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion on Aug. 3 is his first since 1991. Just ponder what has happened in hip-hop since then. Or, for that matter, what has happened in America and the world since … [Read more...] about MC Hammer tour coming to town. It’s been a long, long time.
The man who made parachute pants a hot ticket clothing item will make a tour stop this summer in Denver.Grammy Award-winning MC Hammer, along with Sir Mix-a-Lot, Sisqo, Biz Markie, 2 Live Crew and Funky Bunch, will bring back hits from the '80s and '90s on July 19 at Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre. Tickets are $19.75 to $89.50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. Call 888-929-7849 or go online to axs.com. Lifestyle Broadmoor Art Academy, Fine Arts Center to celebrate 100th anniversary through 2019 Jennifer Mulson The hip-hop artist is best known for his the 1989 single "U Can't Touch This," the 1991 song "2 Legit 2 Quit" and the 1990 song "Pray." He's now an ordained minister, and says the MC stands for "Man of Christ." … [Read more...] about MC Hammer to perform in Denver
STOCKHOLM Shockholm Where: Kungsträdgården, central Stockholm Date and time: November 3rd, 3.30pm-6.30pm Event by: Shockholm Dress up in your spookiest outfits for Sweden's largest Halloween parade, live performances and even a dog parade. Shockholm is now in its eighth year, founded by American Bill Schacht back in 2011. Stockholm and the Battle for Global Talent Where: UMA Kungsbron, Blekholmstorget 30F, Stockholm Date and time: November 15th, 5.30pm-7.30pm Event by: The Local, Crimson Clarke and UMA Kungsbron Come mingle and meet other members of the international business community who are making their mark in Stockholm. We'll hear from an all-star panel on the trends that are disrupting traditional work life, and what Stockholm can do to better attract talent from around the world. For Members of The Local (click here to become a Member today). Midterm US Election Events Where: Whippet Lab and Social Justice Club, Rutger Fuchsgatan 5, Stockholm Date and … [Read more...] about WHAT’S ON: Events for English speakers in Sweden in November
The Hoxton Hotel opened its first American location in Williamsburg this fall, and it's already attracting Brooklyn residents and jet-setting hipsters. Where is it? The Hoxton Hotel recently opened its inconspicuous doors on Williamsburg's bustling Wythe Avenue, steps away from the aptly-named Wythe Hotel and The Williamsburg Hotel. Despite popping up on an already crowded patch of Williamsburg real estate, the Hoxton is immediately set apart from other stylish hotels in the area. This is partly down to its small, hands-on touches, including a little store at the front desk showcasing locally-made products. During its opening month, the hotel hosted a slew of buzzy events with nearby partners, including complimentary nail art from Paintbucket and cult classic screenings with Nitehawk Cinema, giving guests a taste of the neighbourhood. Now, Williamsburg residents might never have to leave their beloved borough again. The hotel houses three … [Read more...] about The Hoxton, Williamsburg