Fab 5 Freddy
Posted August 8, 2018 at 5:04 am
Pioneering hip-hop film Wild Style turns 35 this year. Tomorrow night is another homecoming tribute. Much like five years ago – the event is part of Summerstage – the celebration includes a screening at the East River Bandshell. Plus, the opportunity to mingle with luminaries from the era. Director Charlie Ahearn is master of ceremonies […]
Last modified August 22, 2013 at 10:00 pm
Pioneering hip-hop film Wild Style turns 30 this year, and a classic event is planned next week.
Posted April 16, 2012 at 11:33 am
Today we return to the Beastie Boys’ history on the Lower East Side, reminiscing about the trio’s appearance on Yo! MTV Raps.
Posted June 6, 2011 at 11:21 am
Starting this Wednesday, Gallery 151 at 350 Bowery will host a month-long solo exhibit by hip-hop pioneer and legendary graffiti artist Fab Five Freddy. More after the jump!
Posted August 20, 2010 at 2:09 pm
The Lower East Side receives an anthem of sorts in “Downtown King,” courtesy of Jelly Jells and Fab 5 Freddy. Neighborhood landmarks and luminaries including Billy Leroy, the busted Shepard Fairey mural, and Sara D. Roosevelt Park amongst others, are all featured prominently in the music video.