Vic Mensa

Going Steady: New Singles 2-5-21 – 2-11-21 Review

By Iman Lababedi | February 8, 2021

makes love and revolution meet in being and giving shelter

Going Steady: New Singles 8-14-20 – 8-20-20 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 16, 2020

a bigger picture  of Police Against Blacks brutality

Twenty Musical Events Not To Be Missed In Los Angeles In October

By Alyson Camus | September 24, 2018

Interpol are at the Hollywood Bowl on the 4th


By Alyson Camus | July 31, 2017

June plays a new Twilight Concert at the Santa Monica Pier

Spaceland Launches Its First Block Party On September 16-17th

By Alyson Camus | July 17, 2017

the festival will mix hip-hop, with pop, punk, rock, dance music, street art and food

10 Songs: Sunday, July 20th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | July 19, 2015

U Mad – Vic Mensa – With Kanye West, on this terrific piece of rap genius, Kanye’s verse is a good low key rhymin’ but Vic hits it out of the park: “All praise to Allah, not Ramadan but these bitches fast…” Sure, it’s the usual shit but very well done – B+

rock nyc Top 10 Songs 7-17-15 – 7-23-15

By Iman Lababedi | July 19, 2015

A very good week is completed with a very very good list of new songs for the week. All three hip hop songs are about sound not lyric, the samples that fuel Vic and Young Thug are exemplary (Skrillex is behind Vic, better than anything with Diplo) and the clashing swords on “Swords” is a terrific sound, as is the guitar on the Wilco track.