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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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Cut Master C – Silent Murder

It must have been 1997 when my friend brought Cut Master C’s Silent Murder mixtape back from New York City. I don’t know where he bought the tape but judging by the quality it was probably behind the counter of a bodega somewhere up in harlem World or further South on Canal Street. The hissing […]

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DJ S&S – Fuck Everybody

DJ S&S seems like one of those boisterous party DJs that can’t help himself but set the levels to maximum and proceed to scream into the microphone between songs. It’s a not a style everyone appreciates, but S&S also has a deep crate of vinyl and knows what’s hot and what’s not to get the […]