A record release party for Verbal, Saturday night at Touch
You already know about Saturday’s Classic Hip Hop Extravaganza
. Mick Boogie and Terry Urban’s monthly jumpoff in the shoebox basement of Touch Supper Club (2710 Lorain Ave; 216.631.5200) has long been Cleveland’s best party. The Rowdy Bald Heads spin tunes that might be played at a really cool kid’s bar mitzvah in 1996 -- everything from classic Bone Thugs to Outkast to the Digital Underground to Kriss Kross, culminating in anthem rock ballads by the time everybody’s too drunk to notice.
There’s been a twist added: Local hip-hop production duo The Kickdrums, winner of 2007’s Best Beatmakers award
, will be hosting a record-release party on the ground floor for their new artist, Verbal...