Events

Photos: Nike SB Reopens The West LA Court House

Sunday, July 27th, 2014


Skateboarders unite! This Friday, Nike SB re-opened The West LA Court House. It was announced on “Go Skateboarding Day (June 23rd)”, that three new skate spots were to be built; Mexico City, West LA Court House and Brooklyn New York. This weekend that park came to life in L.A. Figures like Paul Rodriguez and Eric Koston were just a few on the panel speaking to the skateboard community in Los Angeles. No doubt, Nike SB transformed the place. We have a few pictures from the event so that you can relive the moment.

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Video: Jhené Aiko Shares Rehearsal Footage

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014


Jhené Aiko gets her fans ready for the upcoming King Of The Hall tour, releasing a one-on-one acoustic session with her guitarist Jeff. Featuring the acoustic versions of the songs “To Love & Die”, “Stay Ready” and “The Worst”, Jhené shows how light hearted and chill she really is. This video captures a mellow version of what is potentially apart of her live-performance during the tour starting September 15, alongside ScHoolboy Q and The Weeknd.

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Video: ‘Drake vs. Lil Wayne’ Tour Trailer

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014


Fans everywhere are looking forward to this Drake vs. Lil Wayne tour, and to get fans just a bit more hype they release a short trailer. The video-game-themed trailer clocks in at :36 seconds and features Drake, the “Protege” and Lil Wayne, the “Sage.” We’ve also listed all North America tour dates after the jump. (more…)

Video: Drake’s Hosts The ESPYs 2014

Thursday, July 17th, 2014


Drake was on a roll last night as the host for this year’s 2014 ESPYs. He had hilarious monologues, very fun skits, and even joke new songs. His joke songs had us all cracking up with “Honorable Mention and “Side Pieces.” He didn’t stop there either, recently Drizzy Instagramed a picture of WNBA player Skylar Diggins and of course she was going to be at the ESPYs. Drake jumped on this opportunity to dedicate a poem to his crush – “Can I Digg-In?” We have all of Drake’s skits below, just for you. (more…)

Video: DJ Mustard Talks ’10 Sumers’ at #BriskBodega

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014


#BriskBodega invited mandofresko.com to Miami’s Grand Central with DJ Mustard last Friday, June 13th and gave the crowd a show to remember. The good people at Brisk planned the entire weekend out very well. They flew out tastemakers from all over the country, gave us an intimate dinner with Mustard himself in which he was really able to break down his upcoming project 10 Summers and ended the night with a mini-concert.

We were able to sit down with Mustard at the show for an exclusive interview. He breaks down his upcoming project 10 Summers, talks My Krazy Life and even gives his son some advice incase he decides to be a producer as well. (more…)

Video: Pharrell’s #AMEXUnstaged Concert From The Apollo Theater

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014


Last night Pharrell performed in front of a sold-out audience for American Express’ #AmexUNSTAGED concert series. The concert took place in Harlem’s Apollo Theater and it was definitely a concert to remember. Skateboard P performed classics like “Frontin’” and”She Wants to Move” to some of his newer music like “Happy.” If that wasn’t enough, he brought out T.I. and Busta Rhymes – the crowd went crazy after that.
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#Top10 Best Restaurants in Los Angeles for Brunch – Mother’s Day Edition

Friday, May 9th, 2014


The weekend is here and the last thing you want to forget is Mother’s Day! We know it’s tough to keep up with your busy schedule, but in case you haven’t got Mom a nice gift, treat her to a nice dinner. Wether you’re ballin’ this weekend or waiting on that paycheck that’s coming next weekend, we have a restaurant that fits your budget. Here’s your guide to our #Top10 best restaurants for a nice Mother’s Day brunch in Los Angeles.

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Videos: iHeart Radio Awards Performances

Friday, May 2nd, 2014


If you were in Los Angeles last night and you attended the first ever iHeart Radio Music Awards – you had the golden ticket! The event did not have a host but that worked to their advantage. Katy Perry had a viral intro that kicked off the awards and since then it was a positive domino affect. Kendrick Lamar, Ariana Grande, Usher, and Pharrell all hit the stage and performed. We can’t decided who stole the audience. Could it be K.Dot covering Tupac and Dr. Dre’s “California Love?” Or maybe Usher’s tribute to the late Michael Jackson? How about the girl who can’t lose, Ariana Grande?!

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Lollapalooza Announces 2014 Lineup

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Lollapalooza announces the hot line up to their annual 3-day music festival held in Grant Park, Chicago. This year, headliners include Eminem, OutKast and Kings of Leon. Jhene, Zedd, Foster The People, Childish Gambino, Rich Homie Quan, Chance The Rapper and Iggy Azalea will also hit the stage for the event. Hit the jump to see who else will perform.

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#Top10 Food Trucks in Los Angeles

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

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If you’re from Los Angeles, then you know how real the food truck phase is out here. You can find just about anything in a food truck today, but we’ve gone ahead and listed our #Top10 Food Trucks in Los Angeles. You can have breakfast, lunch and dinner at these trucks, and still have a few dollars left for public transportation. Dining in is so old-fashioned now-a-days. With that being said – enjoy!
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Videos: Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q Take Over iTunes Festival at SXSW

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

TDE’s Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q hold it down for LA in Austin, TX for a stellar performance at the iTunes Festival for SXSW. The two commanded attention, with powerful stage presence, making it an excellent show for all who were there. If you weren’t at the festival, we’ve got you covered! Peep the clips below.

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Videos: Jay Z and Kanye West Shut Down the Samsung Showcase at SXSW

Thursday, March 13th, 2014


The Throne made a comeback Wednesday night at the Samsung showcase at SXSW. Jay Z and Kanye West performed hits after hits after hits in front of 4,600 people who downloaded the Milk Music app on their Galaxy devices.

Not only did they perform tracks from Watch The Throne, but each performed tracks off their new and more older albums. While ‘Ye was performing “Black Skinhead” and “New Slaves,” Jay was showing out with “Tom Ford” and “Fu*kWithMeYouKnowIGotIt.” Not only that but, Hov turned heads with classics like “I Just Wanna Love Ya” and “Public Service Announcement.”
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