OUT DA HOUSE: Happy Birthday 2pac

Tupac Amaru Shakur. It’s an undeniable fact that if you ask just about anybody in the game, whether it be a writer/journalist, a rapper, producer, or a simple lover of rap/hip-hop, they’ll mention 2pac as a meaningful influence. When you hear 2pac’s name a whole era comes to mind. You’re taken back to a time […]


This years 4th Annual “Psycho De Mayo” May 5th, 2016 was a grand success, this time taking Place in Pomona at the Fox Theater. The show was put together by Sick Jacken of The Psycho Realm in conjunction with Out Da House Productions and Goldenvoice. The Sold Out event had a line wrapped around the […]

Kunta’s Groove Sessions Comes to an End at the Observatory OC

Kendrick Lamar adds pop-up Kunta’s Groove Sessions date to the Observatory OC When word broke out that the West Coast’s golden boy had added a surprise date at the Observatory OC for the 2015 Kunta’s Groove Sessions tour, it was only a matter of a couple of hours before the show was completely sold out. […]

LAURYN HILL X Observatory OC x Out Da House 2015

Ms. Lauryn Hill brought another sold out night to the Observatory OC. Approximately one year after her first appearance in the city of Santa Ana (CA), Ms. Hill returned to the Observatory OC generating a sold out show once again. This time around, L-Boogie was accompanied by Daniel Marley which brought out a good number […]

Back To Basics 4

The Observatory OC and Out Da House Productions proudly brought hip hop fanatics the fourth annual Back to Basics hip hop festival with fan favorites such as Brother Ali, Hieroglyphics, Bizarre Ride II, Necro, Keith Murray, and Jedi Mind Tricks. Hip hop fanatics from Orange County and neighboring cities gathered up once again in our […]

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 […]