Tag: Straight Outta Compton

Cops Fine DJ For Playing N.W.A.’s ‘F*ck the Police’ in Bar

As American police officers tried to clear a rowdy, overly-crowded pub in Westfield, Massachusetts, a DJ decided to stand tall by dropping N.W.A.’s “Fuck the Police”. Inspired by the recent critically acclaimed film ‘Straight Out of Compton’, let’s just say this is another failed experiment that tested American freedom. Occurring last October in the ironically titled venue Shenanigans Pub, Police officers did not take kindly to DJ Boogy aka Kashawn Harris’s closing track selection. Rather than reacting with a Soulja Boy ‘Crank That’ Handle-Bar move along with the rest of the crowd, the Police ended up fining the DJ. This was because his decision to play the track ... Read more

We Are Your Friends Is A Historic Hollywood Flop

Over the weekend, the Zac Efron-starring EDM romp We Are Your Friends opened Internationally. Though reviews have not been crushing to the film, the box office has, with the film having garnered the worst box office opening of all time for a film opening in 2000+ (US) theaters. With a $1.8 million weekend haul over some 2.3K US cinemas, We Are Your Friends has carved itself a place in Hollywood lore. The film, about a young DJ trying to break into the EDM scene and become a music producer, is described as a “passion project” for its star Efron with Warner ... Read more