Future Serves the Base at the Observatory OC

Future fans made a high demand and the Observatory OC supplied, back-to-back. When word broke out that Atlanta rapper Future would be performing at the Observatory OC August 11th, fans were quick to jump online and grasp all tickets in a matter of minutes. It seemed as though many devoted fans were left out and […]

GZA’s Liquid Swords Brings Megaton Bombs to OC

Nearly 20 years after its release, GZA brings a performance of Liquid Swords in it’s entirety to the Observatory OC. To the avid hip hop enthusiast Liquid Swords would undoubtedly be mentioned among one of the best rap albums of all time. In 1995, GZA of the Wu-Tang Clan received great acclaim from music critics […]

Warren G brings the G Funk Era to the Observatory OC

In mid-2014 Regulate… G Funk Era celebrated its 20 year anniversary. In 1994 Warren G delivered this debut-studio album and managed to sell three million copies in the U.S. topping Billboard and went triple platinum with this record. If that weren’t exciting in itself, Warren also received two Grammy nominations for the album. The music […]

Dead Prez Show Brings Forth the Essence of Hip Hop

The Observatory OC welcomed back hip hop duo Dead Prez for an impeccable performance of their acclaimed debut album Let’s Get Free. For those that may not know, Stic.man and M-1 together combine talent and bring Dead Prez. Dead Prez is known for their confrontational and social/cultural justice saturated lyricism. With such heavy topics and […]

MIGOS Keeps Proving 2015 is Theirs for the Taking

Migos had the rap world sketchy about maintaining relevant success and perhaps being a mere one-hit wonder like the myriad of young rappers flooding the “viral” hip hop scene. Well, Monday night proved that the trio is eager to run things from coast to coast for a minute. Now days, Quavo, Takeoff, and Offset seem […]

Too $hort & DJ Quik at the Observatory OC

It’s become sort of the norm to see DJ Quik at The Observatory OC these days. Seems like every 4 to 5 months we welcome him back for another sold-out show- and that is just it, Quik sells out shows regardless of how often, or how recently he has been at the venue before. People […]

“The Teacha” Brings Hip-Hop 101 to the Observatory OC

It might have still been Winter break for most, but there was no escaping this lesson KRS-One, brought along a little more than just a rap performance to Orange County’s hottest venue this past Wednesday. The undisputed Hip-Hop forefather once again brought fans a magnificent show to the Observatory venue in Santa Ana,CA that would […]

The Roots Set Off The New Year at The Observatory OC

2015- Out with the old, in with the new. But we took it back to the roots with this one. The Roots kicked off the first night of the new year with a phenomenal live performance at The Observatory in Santa Ana (CA). This Grammy award winning band should not need introduction, so we will […]

ScHoolboy Q Makes Tuesday a “Hell Of A Night” For Orange County

Shit’s real and it just begun… If you are oblivious to the name and sounds of ScHoolboy Q, then it is safe to say you’re living under a rock. Within a little under a year of his Oxymoron studio and major label release, TDE‘s Quincy Hanley has become one of Top Dawg’s most famed member, […]

Young Jeezy Brings SEEN IT ALL Tour to Orange County

The “Snowman” came through to the Observatory OC last Tuesday night, with an outstanding show in support of his recently released album, Seen It All. Atlanta rapper, Young Jeezy had been absent from the game, sticking strictly to limited amount of features withe other artists, but all that changed as earlier this year he announced […]