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Stretch & Bobbito

Pioneering college hip hop radio jocks Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito sit down on the couch for an interview with rap scholar Chairman Jefferson Mao, touching down on the beauty of unprofessional radio and the joy of igniting careers for countless artists like Jay Z, Nas, and Mobb Deep. The interview took place during the Red […]

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What Ever Happened To Hip Hop?

I have already spoken about my concern for the current state of Hip Hop. One element of the clture, rap music, has over shadowed all the other key elements and is lost in a bizarre ego trip fuelled by the industry majors and corporate world. It’s a shame. Luckily there are still some of us […]

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DJ Rectangle Ill Rated (1995)

I’ve been searching through my stash of old Hip Hop mixtapes from the mid-Nineties and I stumbled upon this classic tape by DJ rectangle Ill rated released in 1995. I used to get my tapes from a record store called Experience in Lyon. This was the only legit store in town for crate diggers and […]