HW Pick: Marjorie Eliot At The Schomburg

Marjorie EliotEnjoy an afternoon of jazz with Marjorie Eliot, the woman behind the legendary Harlem parlor concerts in upper Harlem. Continue Reading →

Rudy Collins: At The National Conference of Artists 2014 At The Met

rudy at conference 1By Rudy Collins

The National Conference of Artists New York kicked off it’s annual 3 day conference at the Metropolitan Museum of Art with NCA 1st Vice President Whilemina Grantr. Continue Reading →

Makeup Tips From EVOLUTIONMAN During New York Men’s Day 2014

P2050107Okay, guys get over it, it’s the 21st century and yes men wear makeup – you want to look your best or what? The folks at Hair Room Service and EVOLUTIONMAN joined forces backstage at the debut of New York Men’s Day 2014.   Continue Reading →

The 55th Annual NCA 2014 Arts & Cultural Conference

Inge HardisonArtist Inge Hardison

Join the National Conference of Artists New York (NCA) in celebration of the NCA 55th Anniversary, at their Our Art – Our Legacy Conference in New York.  The event kicks off on February 18 and runs thru the 23rd with events throughout the NYC area.  Check out this year’s events that are free and open to the public  Continue Reading →

The Harlem Kiddies Band Dominated Nazi-Occupied Denmark

shapeimage_6Anne Dvinge has just published an article about Harlem Kiddies entitled ’Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: Afro-Danish jazz band Harlem Kiddies and discourses of race and resistance in 1940s Denmark’ in the international journal African and Black Diaspora. Continue Reading →

Join us for The First Rendezvous of 2014

geno-youngJoin us on Monday, January 27th for The First Rendezvous of 2014 and enjoy special live performances from Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, and musician Geno Young. Continue Reading →

Apollo Club Harlem, The Nightclub Show With Uptown Style

image001Apollo Club Harlem, The Nightclub Show With Uptown Style. Continue Reading →

Akon And Ryan Beatty In Harlem For Concert

This week 16-year-old singing sensation Ryan Beatty was clicked chillin with Akon in Harlem for Ryan’s concert downtown at Webster Hall in NYC. Continue Reading →

The Sol Afrik Fashion Show Photographs by Francesca Andre

Photographer Francesca Andre attended the Sol Afrik Fashion Week Mixer at Brooklyn Terrace, in Brooklyn on August 16th, 2012. Continue Reading →

Harlem Covers Moma At Gordon Parks Centennial Gala

Last night, singer/songwriter Harlem lady Alicia Keys, Glenn Ligon and Thelma Golden (above) from the Studio Museum in Harlem were guests of honor at The Gordon Parks Centennial Gala. Continue Reading →

HW Radio Podcast on the Harlem Music Scene with Yolande Brener

Listen to Harlem-based punk band The Amputees, Jazz punk musician Tiffany Chang and world music artist Ishmael Osekre of Osekre and the Lucky Bastards with Harlem World Magazine culture writer Yolande Brener (second from the right). Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Shop For A Cause At Tracy Reese

Jocelyn Taylor, Tracy Reese and Reggie Canal

By Derrick Salters

Despite the snow falling Wednesday January 26th, folks trooped to the West Village Tracy Reese Flagship Store to support Shop for a Cause.Proceeds from stored items purchased will go to Akyson: A Vision Forward for Haiti. Continue Reading →