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R.I.P. Fat Beats L.A.: Closing Week Coverage

This past week, was a sad day in hip-hop, as Fat Beats closed its doors on its Los Angeles location, just weeks after the closing of their New York store. And, as promised the company threw a long week of free events, starting with Percee P and Mellow Man Ace on Tuesday (September 14), all the way to their big finale on Friday (September 17), featuring the likes of Kurupt, Xzibit, Dilated Peoples, Ras Kass, Planet Asia, Strong Arm Steady and more…
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Fat Beats Announces In-Store/Performance Line-Up For L.A. Location Closing

Fat Beats is excited to present yet another send-off worthy of their hip-hop legacy. Following the recent close of their New York location and a successful string of in-store performances from such artists as Just Blaze, DJ A-Trak, Pete Rock, and DJ Premier, among others, Fat Beats is planning a week long series of in-store performances and panels for to close out the Los Angeles location…
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Fat Beats Closes New York Location With Events Through The Weekend

After announcing the closing of their New York and Los Angeles locations last month, Fat Beats announced earlier this week a send-off worthy of their hip-hop legacy. Beginning on Monday (August 30), the company launched a week-long series of in-store performances and music industry panels at the New York location, allowing the music community to not only learn about the history of Fat Beats and what the future of the music industry holds…
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Fat Beats Closing Last Two Retail Stores After 16 Years

After 16 years, Fat Beats has announced the closing of the legendary label’s two remaining retail locations in New York and Los Angeles. To celebrate the legacies of the long-running stores, which are scheduled to close in early September (New York: September 4th, Los Angeles: September 18th), Fat Beats will be throwing a series of blow-out sales and tribute parties open to the public during their last weeks…
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