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NPR Tiny Desk Concerts

  I came across the NPR Tiny Desk Concert series a couple of years ago with Oddissee rapping a few tracks off his awesome album ‘The Good Fight‘. It was linked via Ambrosia For Heads, a Hip-hop website and I quickly became a fan of Oddissee and the concert format. Getting musicians to perform live […]

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Music Writing

5 Verses

I listen to a lot of rap music. I even spent a few of my teenage years jotting down lyrics of my own and performing them at various open mic sessions. The thing that amazes me the most about rap music is the skill certain rappers have to describe everyday life, the extraordinary people they […]

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DJ Iroc – Fat Joe 560 Halftime

Bronx native DJ Iroc put together the Halftime Mixtape for the promotion of Fat Joe’s (failed) clothing brand FJ560. Even if the clothing brand wasn’t that hot, this mixtape is fire. The cover lists DJ Iroc as a member of Puff Daddy’s Bad Boy Entertainment group, but that didn’t stop him from using his public relations […]