Kendrick Lamar is an emerging rapper from Los Angeles who’s been praised for balancing hard-hitting contemporary hiphop sounds with a message behind the music. His album good kid, m.A.A.d city is being released on Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Records in October, and he plays The TLA on South Street tonight. The all-ages show begins at 7 p.m. and admission is $36; tickets and information are available here. Below, check out a video for Kendrick Lamar’s song “Swimming Pools.”
Camp Jam In The Pines
Tonight begins the Camp Jam In The Pines at the Old Cedar Campground in Monroeville, New Jersey. Performer highlights include Southern Culture On The Skids (who performs Friday evening at 7:30 p.m.) and the New Riders Of The Purple Sage (Saturday at 8:10 p.m.). Other performers include the old-time acoustic duo Jimmy Gaudreau And Moondi Klein and the country, blues and swing band Nouveaux Honkies. The complete lineup can be found here.
Camp Jam In The Pines, tonight through Saturday May 14th at the Old Cedar Campground, 274 Richwood Road, Monroeville, NJ. Complete ticket information here