Dame Grease Is “Live On Lenox (Remastered)” And You’re Not


Harlem man Dame Grease has a new album Live On Lenox (Remastered) which was released October 2000 on Priority Records host a slew of unsigned and signed artists. Continue Reading →

Yolande’s Yard: Hooked On Harlem Hookah

hookah2By Yolande Brener

I went to Harlem Hookah for the Bloggers, Authors, and Publishers celebration on October 5th, 2016. Husband and wife co-owners, Tiffany and Stephen Bowen, gave my friend and I a warm welcome when we arrived. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Roses”By Annalé (Video)

annalieA perfect blend of R&B, and Pop is how Annalé best describes her music.  Currently based in Los Angeles, Annalé was born in New York and raised in South Korea.  Continue Reading →

New: JCC Harlem Brings Hopes And Dreams To Harlem

jcc-harlemJCC Manhattan is proud to announce that JCC Harlem, a new 6,000-square-foot community space on West 118th Street between Fredrick Douglass Boulevard and Manhattan Avenue, will officially open in January 2017. Continue Reading →

“Queen of Katwe” With Lupita Nyong’o Makes All The Right Moves (Video)

lupita-grab-slider1Queen of Katwe is the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess… Continue Reading →

New “Chief Don’t Run” By Harlem Fave Jidenna (Video)

Jidenna - Chief Don't RunThe new jam from “Chief Don’t Run” by the Wisconsin-born, Drake sounding rapper Jidenna who has performed at Harlem Stage, MIST Harlem and Trunk Show Designer Consignment to name a few venues in Harlem. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “As I Open My Eyes” A New Film Set On The Eve Of The Arab Spring (video)

as-i-open-my-eyes 1In 2010, we set at home in Harlem watching the Jasmine Revolution televised in Tunis, we may have anticipated some of the possible stories to come out of the of the Arab Spring – As I Open My Eyes is one of those stories.  Continue Reading →

Tarallucci e Vino Opens New Luxe Locale In NoMad

Tarallucci e Vino3If you need reason to head downtown from your Harlem digs next week, Tarallucci e Vino, the group of casual and elegant Italian restaurants, is opening its fifth location in Manhattan’s NoMad (“NOrth of MADison Square Park”) neighborhood on Monday, August 15th, 2016. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “MOONLIGHT,” Starring Naomie Harris, Andre Holland, Janelle Monae (Video)

new film in hw pickMOONLIGHT is the tender, timeless heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality. Continue Reading →

Caféine, A New Java Spot With An Old World Feel Opens In Harlem

Caféine Urban Espresso & Bake Shop1In June 2016, Israeli-born chef Kfir Ben-Arimade, is the coffee-lover behind Caféine Urban Espresso & Bake Shop, a java spot and bakery at 115th Streets and 8th Avenue in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →