King Shane 

Black Talons .357 was founded in 1994 by .357 Shane.

Black Talons .357 started off as a local sound providing musical entertainment at parties and via distribution of audio cassettes for the fans of dancehall music in the areas of Brooklyn, NY, specifically Brownsville, New Lots, Canarsie, and East Flatbush. Today Black Talons .357 provides musical entertainment for roots, dancehall, hip hop, and soca fans at parties. They are a versatile sound playing out across the globe.

Black Talons sound's main objective is to preserve genuine Dancehall culture by manifesting the courage to be "different".

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We are taking it back to the root of consciousnyc. ConsciousNYC New Yorks First website dedicated to the reggae and Dancehall for the NY scene. This time we will highlight our DJ's and our artistic works within the community of our peers.