Hip-Hop Congress

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2011

    Spirit of Hip-Hop is alive and well in Denver

    Marissa Gavel​As you can see from the photos below, the spirit of hip-hop is alive and well in the Mile High City. Capping off the big Kingz of the Mountain Weekend, in which folks from various parts of the scene came together as one to produce separate events under the same creative umbrella, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Kingz of the Mountain Weekend: B-boy Summit, La Casa del Fonk and Spirit of Hip-Hop Jam

    ​Quick reminder: The hip-hop doesn't stop in Denver with Kingz of the Mountain Weekend is kicking off tonight and running through Sunday. Embodying the true spirit of hip-hop and exemplifying unity in the community, a number of local hip-hop luminaries and organizers have banded together to pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2011

    La Casa del Fonk jam and Hip-Hop Congress aim to keep the spirit of hip-hop alive

    ​If you were around last summer, you probably remember how big Denver hip-hop heads represented at the Mighty 4 Denver b-boy summit. Cats got down like no other. If you haven't heard, Mighty 4 is taking a break this year, but in its place there's another gathering taking place the weekend of J ... More >>

  • Music

    June 16, 2011

    Westword Music Showcase 2011

    The Westword Music Showcase celebrates seventeen years, a lifetime for some of 2011's performers

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    DJ Lazy Eyez on the history and importance of the DMC World DJ Championship

    ​Tomorrow night, Casselman's is the site of this year's Denver DMC DJ battle. The longest running and most recognized DJ competition in the world, the DMC World DJ Championship has played host to some of the world's best DJs over the years. DJ Craze, Neil Armstrong, Jay-Z's DJ, A-Trak, who pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    The Colorado Stand Up Project recognizes the art of hip-hop in Colorado

    All sketches by Thomas EvansAja Black of the ReMINDers (from top left), Boonie Mayfield, A.V.I.U.S., DJ Vajra, Low Key (from bottom left), DJ Lazy Eyez, Joe Thunder, Es-Nine. ​ A few months ago, the curious questions started circulating via tweets and Facebook comments. Everyone wanted to kno ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2010

    As promised, Hip-Hop Congress kept the spirit of hip-hop alive in La Raza park

    Rachel Romero​ Record high temperatures had nothing on the heat being generated by the b-boys/b-girls, MCs, DJs and graffiti artist gathered at La Raza park yesterday for the Spirit of Hip-Hop Park Jam, hosted by Hip-Hop Congress -- a multi-collegiate college group geared towards bringing hip ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Hip-Hop Congress keeps The Spirit of Hip-Hop alive this weekend at La Raza park

    ​What's that you say? You can't get enough of hip-hop in the park after the Mighty 4 Denver b-boy jam this past weekend? Say no more. We hear ya like you're screaming. Hip-Hop Congress is helping keep the Spirit of Hip-Hop alive in the Mile High City this weekend with a jam of their own called ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2009

    Has hip-hop dance crew BreakEFX met their match?

    Last year, BreakEFX was officially crowned Colorado's Best Dance crew. And with anyone who rises to the top, there will be challengers who will want their spot. Over the weekend at the Hip-Hop Congress' Beat Down Session event at Sigi's Cafe in the Tivoli Student Union on the Auraria Campus, BreakEF ... More >>

  • Music

    October 17, 2002


    A Boulder student cares more about the life of hip-hop than the deaths of Biggie and Tupac.

  • Music

    March 14, 2002

    Hit Pick


  • Music

    March 7, 2002


    Harvey Sid Fisher has been singin’ about Taurus — and the other eleven signs of the Zodiac — for almost fifteen years.