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Music Writing

90’s Hip Hop Golden Nuggets

The mid-Nineties was undoubtably a golden era for rap music with so much amazing sound coming from New York (and elsewhere). Emcees were hungry and and producers were on point to make major musical statements that surpassed time and still sound fresh 20 years later. Here is a small selection of debut albums from artists […]

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Writing

Gimme Shelter

The following is an article I wrote explaining the survivalist tactics of the Brussels skateboard community to ensure a roof over their heads when it rained because nobody else cared. Thanks to the dedication of Youssef Abaoud, Bart Rapelberg and a few others the Byrrrh DIY skatepark still exists. As a post-scriptum to my article, the park […]

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Bounce Rock Skate

NTRT Mixtape #03 is dedicated to skateboarders and lyricists everywhere. When I compiled this mixtape for Night Time Right Time I focused on some classic rap verses that demonstrate lyrical flow and dexterity; and I dug out songs that served as the soundtracks for some of my favourite skate videos from back in the day. I […]