Photos of the Dame Dash DIY Hideout Under 100
Brief recap, from yesterday: Under 100, the city's newest and potentially only Manhattan-based DIY showspace, just happens to be located in the basement of one Damon Dash, former Jay-Z partner and Roc-A-Fella mogul turned local indie-rock cheerleader. Confused? Here is promoter Greg Finch's thorough and not un-hilarious explanation. Photos of the subterranean concert space have been circulating for a few weeks now. But until last Thursday, when SOTC photographer and Rebecca Smeyne tagged along to a show in the building with the local power three-piece These Are Powers, nobody had been given free reign over the whole building. Who knew Dame rocked with Big Buck Hunter?
Somewhere downstairs Erykah Badu is covering Pavement. All photos of Under 100 by Rebecca Smeyne.
What? You've never seen a photo of Devin the Dude with These Are Powers and promoter Ariel Panero before? These Are Powers, lost in the matrix All World Star, all the time, apparently. Dan Friel brings the Baseline Studio era back These Are Powers take the "stage"