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Turntable Lab x Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Contest for Salute The DJ

via The Voice

Turntable Lab x Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Contest for Salute The DJ

Enter for a chance to win a fresh FLUD watch and entry to Salute The DJ during The 2011 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival.

Attention New York City Hip-Hop fans! On July 14th The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival edition of Salute The DJ will pay tribute to the legacy of Mr.Magic. Fans can expect a “Rap Attack Live” showcase by Marley Marl and special guests: Keith Murray Masta Ace, Craig G, Roxanne Shante, Force MD’s and Grandmaster Caz of the Cold Crush Brothers; a special performance by the inventor of the Scratch, Grand Wizzard Theodore; turntablist sets by Mista Sinista, Roli Rho and Getlive; party rocking by Twilite Tone and rare grooves by Chairman Mao of EgoTrip. Attendees can expect a night with never before seen combination sets with some of the most influential DJs in the scene.

The deadline for entry is July 13, 2011. Only one entry per person. The winner will receive his prize on stage at the event!

To enter, email, with the answer to the following skill testing question:

What’s the name of the group Marley Marl produced that was part of the Bridge Wars with Boogie Down Productions?

Buy $10 advance tickets via Showclix. Proceeds from the night will be donated to the The Mr. Magic Shout Out Foundation, Inc.

Visit: for details on Salute The DJ as well as other BHF ’11 events

Follow @BrooklynBodega and @BKHipHopFest on Twitter

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Disco 707

via Neil Nice

Friday we’re celebrating my dude’s birthday at a cool low-key spot in Williamsburg called Cantina Royal. The place has a lot of history as they used to throw parties with Rub-N-Tug and some of the DFA dudes at the same spot all the time back in the day. Some real hot and sweaty memorable jump-offs from what i hear. Myself, Lloydski and WooHoo will be carrying on the tradition playing all kinds of dope dance music til’ pretty late so come out and set your weekend off right kids!

Cantina Royal
58 N. 3rd St btwn Kent and Wythe
Brooklyn, NY
11-PM til 4-AM

Btw-Big up to Cmish for the ill flyer!

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tyson 2011

after countless emails and facebook inquiries, ph brings back the tyson mouse pad (“you asked, we delivered…”). bigger and badder graphic, plus other ttl goodies – famous grid notepad, Lab label stickers, random stickers (a few lucky ones will receive the vintage heavy metal triptych!) – when you order the bundle! get it here.

og tyson mouse pad circa 2000…

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sbtrkt at TTL NY


he doesn’t like vowels, wears a sick mask for performances, and makes some of sickest, most hyped underground bass records (one of shota the database’s favorites at the moment). that man is SBTRKT, and here are some pics from his TTL NY in-store.




check out his Step In Shadows EP here.


and if you want to get your hands on the SPECIAL WHITE LABEL 12″ PRESSING of the mysterious producer’s latest single available exclusively at the Lab, click here. hurry, because it’s only 5 Bucks, and it’ll be gone soon.

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record store day 2011


here is a recap of Record Store Day 2011 at the manhattan shop with pics by akil and tweets/retweets by tkat/turntablelabnyc and others. thanks to all that came out and supported/djed/bought/bro-ed down/etc despite the shitty weather!





two of the scruffiest korean men i know. facial hair rules.

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tkat vs. coma cat




chairman mao and his kid w/ tyson



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and last but not least, neil nice aka the finisher




and there was bbq-ing going on in the backyard. pat lafrieda beef short rib burger patties were awesome, franks in blankets were internet grocery shopping gone wrong.

if you missed out on any of the Record Store Day 2011 exclusives, check here. so long till next year!

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