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Crotona Park Jams 2016 (Week 2)

DJ GrandWizzard Theodore @ Crotona Park Jams 2016 (Week 2)

(July 14, 2016) The 2016 Crotona Park Jams are officially underway. After cancellation of Week 1, due to weather, Week 2 withstood the hour-long deluge of rain and thunder to emerge unscathed. Making the event happen were DJs Chuck City, Rockin’ Rob and GrandWizzard Theodore. As the word got out that the jam was still on, people promptly began to show up.

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Spanish Harlem Hop 2016 (Finale)

Bgirling @ Spanish Harlem Hop 2016 (Finale)

(June 30, 2016) The Spanish Harlem Hop 2016 finale proved to be the high point of the Tools of War True School NYC Summer Park Jam Series, so far. DJs Eclipse, Evil Dee, Bobby Morales, and Amore brought the Poor Richard’s Playground crowd to the roots with their beats. An exciting turnout of bboys and bgirls opened up two cyphers while young-lings got first-hand coaching by members of The Hip-Hop Dance Conservatory.

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Spanish Harlem Hop 2016 (Week 2)

DJ Perly @ Spanish Harlem Hop 2016 (Week 2)

(June 9, 2016) Week Two of Spanish Harlem Hop 2016 brought in another level of busy, as a horde of bboys and bgirls jumped into the mix with the outstanding debuts of DJ Perly, and DeejaySoul (who is also an official photographer for the jams). Also, returning for the new season: the undeniable Mista Sinista (causing a ruckus galore); and “Mr. Dirty” himself, DJ Sucio Smash.

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Crotona Park Jams 2015 (Week Four)

MC Grandmaster Caz @ Crotona Park Jams 2015 (Week Four)

(July 23, 2015) A whirlwind of talent spun tides of good feelings and boogie-down spiritism at Crotona Park, Da Bronx (the birthplace of Hip Hop). Bringing it on from the fundamentals to the precision of turntablism were Kool DJ Red Alert, DJ Lord Finesse, DJ Jazzy Jay, DJ Boogie Blind and special guest 3x DMC US Champion DJ Precision (X-ecutioners).

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Crotona Park Jams 2015 (Week Three)

tow2015_DSCN1204(July 16, 2015) Quite a gathering of supporters to delight the skills of DJ Rockin’ Rob, DJ Chuck City, DJ Looie Loo and the Diabolical Biz Markie. The 2015 True School NYC Summer Park Jam Series still a big hit at the Crotona Park Amphitheater for the third week. Week Four will feature Kool DJ Red Alert, DJ Lord Finesse, DJ Jazzy Jay and a special guest.

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