Welcome to this week’s edition of Hip Hop Live. This week kicks off with E-40 and Suga Free at
the Windmill Cove in Stockton, US
on Saturday (July 12) at 5:00 PM. Performing the same day are Hieroglyphics
at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles, CA
at 8:00 PM.  Also that day, the “Old
School Hip Hop Explosion” will take place at 8:00 PM at the Rabobank Arena Theater and Convetion Center
in Bakersfield, CA. The show will feature Lisa Lisa, Klymaxx, Club Nouveau, Timex
Social Club, Naughty By Nature, Tone Loc, Young MC
and Coolio.

The Roots will be
hitting the City of Sin as they rock out on
Saturday at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel
Las Vegas
in Las Vegas, NV
at 8:00 PM. Freeway rounds out the
Saturday shows with a performance at 8:30 PM at Chop Suey in Seattle,
WA. Interscope’s newest signee Wale
will be performing with the Uch Band
and Blu & Exile on Sunday
(July 13) at 8:00 PM at S.O.B.’s in New York, NY.
Bow Wow’s Sunday (July 13)
performance at the House of Blues
Atlantic City
in Atlantic City,
NJ was cancelled, and has yet to
be rescheduled. Plies [click to
] will be performing in his home state of Florida
at Plush in Jacksonville. The show is on Thursday (July
17) at 10:00 PM.

West Coast legend Ice
has released his upcoming tour dates:

July 2008

11 – Leipzig, Germany – Splash Festival

12 – Frauenfeld, Switzerland – Openair Frauenfeld

14 – London, UK – Electric Ballroom

15 – Tilburg, Netherlands –

013 16 – Amsterdam, Holland – Melkweg

18 – Dour, Belgium – Dour Music Festival

19 – Stuttgart, Germany – MTV Hip-Hop Open

21 – Stockholm, Sweden – Kagelbanan

23 – Helsinki, Finland – Helsinki Icehall

25 – Copenhagen, Denmark – KB Hallen

26 – Oslo, Norway – Rockefeller Music Hall

August 2008

21 – Seattle, WA – Showbox at the Market

22 – Portland, OR – Roseland Theater

24 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Depot

26 – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore

27 – Bakersfield, CA – The Fox

29 – Anaheim, CA – The Grove

30 – Las Vegas, NV – House of Blues

September 2008 1 – West Hollywood, CA – House of Blues

2 – San Diego, CA – 4th and B

3 – Tempe, AZ – Marquee Theatre

5 – Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theatre

6 – Aspen, CO – Belly Up Aspen

7 – Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre

9 – North Kansas City, MO – Harrah’s North Kansas City/Voodoo Lounge

10 – St. Paul, MN – Myth

12 – Fort Wayne, IN – Piere’s

13 – Chicago, IL – House of Blues

14 – Cleveland, OH – House of Blues

16 – Mt. Clemens, MI – Emerald Theatre

17 – Johnson City, NY – Magic City Music Hall

19 – Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore at Theater of Living Arts

21 – New York, NY – The Fillmore New York at Irving Plaza

Friday (July 18)

KRS-One, Doug E.
Fresh, MC Lyte, DJ Kool
and E. U.,
Brown’s Island
, Richmond VA, 6:30 PM; Brother
Ali, The Venue
, Boise, ID, 7:00 PM; Dizzee
, HighLine Ballroom, New
York, NY, 9:00 PM.

And now, HipHopDX’s
Most Anticipated Show Of The Week…


Buckshot, KRS ONE, DJ Premier Mickey Factz, 88-Keys [click to
], J. Period, Blu & Exile, Fresh
and more will be performing on Saturday (July 12) at the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival! The show
will take place at the Empire
Fulton-Ferry State Park
in New
York, NY at 4-8PM.
Tickets start as low as $10, and can be bought at BrooklynBodega.com.

Thanks again for checkin’ in, folks! Next week it’s Scarface, N.E.R.D., Wyclef Jean and