Music on Bay

Raekwon Talks about Method Man's The Meth Lab

Stapleton boutique record label, Hanz On Music, is proud to be releasing Method Man’s 5th full length solo album “The Meth Lab” on August 21st. Label co owner Anthony Messado, a.k.a. Hanz On – Hannibal the Great – along with Method Man & Streetlife assembled over 30 artist & producers to record “The Meth Lab” over the previous year & a half.

Wu Tang NES

Fans of 90’s hip-hop and classic gaming will be excited to learn that online seller, OCD Reproductions, is selling a custom NES (that’s the classic Nintendo Entertainment System from the 80s) modified with the Wu Tang Clan logo on the top of the casing.

Annie DiBiasi's heldback radio

Starting tomorrow at 11am, Staten Island’s (Dreamboat) Annie DiBiasi premieres a new online radio show called “Heldback Radio” on

Staten Island songwriter, Dean Holtermann along with singer Jesse, released a new music video this week showcasing just how much we miss out on because our heads are “in our phones”

Staten Island rap royalty, Method Man, is back with his new single “The Meth Lab.” The title track to his upcoming solo release is inspired by AMC’s Breaking Bad. The album, a co-release from Hanz On Music and Tommy Boy Records.

50 Cent on Staten Island

Attention Staten Island hip-hop fans, this is not a drill. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson will be in da club making appearances at a pair of island liquor stores this upcoming weekend.

Young Lucid, Staten Island’s hip-hop wunderkind, is part of this Friday’s SI Performing Arts festival in an event called the “Stories of Staten Island Concert Series.”

Staten Island’s indie superstar Ingrid Michaelson takes a stab at Radiohead’s classic on The Nerdist Podcast.

Staten Island pop-punk trio, Everything Ever, is performing at Flagship Brewery this Friday, April 3rd.

The Flesh Junkies

Even after being spotlighted in The Advance’s “Best of Staten Island: Cover Bands” poll last year, there’s a good chance you haven’t heard of The Flesh Junkies. The zombie punk cabaret outfit is one of the island’s most intriguing acts in years. This Friday, March 25th they’ll be performing live in the Mezzanine Lounge of the St. George Theater.