A few weeks ago Chilly Gonzales posted about giving a small performance in Chelsea for the next 15 people to like and comment on his Facebook post about the show. So I did, then sent it to Charles and Mike. The three of us got in, plus guests so we brought Akman. It was at EMI’s office in Chelsea Market which is totally baller and renewed some age-old upset about not getting jobs I applied for there in the past. We drank on their dime and witnessed a great set from Chilly with maybe twenty people in the room. And Akman got to write a song with him (and hug him…so jealous!).
Afterward we went to La Taza de Oro. So good. Basic Spanish comida. Roasted chicken, rice and beans, platanos, and maduros.
We got to see Chilly again on Saturday because Charles was covering it for Mike’s blog. He was in typical Chilly form (hilarious and musically on point) and the highlight was this rap he wrote about Drake: