This past Thursday night, Complex took over the House of Vans in Brooklyn for the CMJ Music Festival’s hottest show, “Judgment Night,” headlined by Action Bronson and Paul Banks of Interpol. It was a rock vs. rap mash-up befitting the event’s title,” Judgment Night“, which was inspired by the soundtrack to the 1994 Emilio Estévez cult-classic film of the same title. Many people said it was the most fun and well organization party of all of CMJ, which is what folks can expect when an event is booked and produced by Move Forward Music.
In the video recap above, Complex’s goes behind-the-scenes and talk to the two headliners, Bronson and Banks, about rap and rock coming together at one event, and take a look back at the outstanding performances by The Alchemist, Brooklyn rapper Ka, up-and-comers Ratking, Savoir Adore, and Savages, as well as a turned-up set by SpaceGhostPurrp.
Also included is footage of special guests Asher Roth and Roc Marciano, who both popped up on stage to spit some bars for the Brooklyn massive.