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Magic Music

June 18, 2009 by

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I’ve been considering posting a full length french Hip-Hop album for quite some time now. The only thing that was holding me back was that I was unsure as to how many people would actually be interested, as the language barrier can wear tiresome over multiple songs. However I really feel that Hocus Pocus’s most […]

K’naan Live at Apple Store in downtown San Francisco

June 17, 2009 by

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I was lucky enough to get to see K’naan perform live on 6/16.  It was an incredible experience because the Apple Store does not hold a lot of people; so it was very intimate and was not the normal concert feel.  Hit the jump for a lil more in depth description and more videos.

Happy Birthday Tupac

June 17, 2009 by

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In memory of Tupac Amaru Shakur (June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996)

D@ Beat Detective

June 15, 2009 by

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So this has been bothering me for quite some time now and despite a little bit of internet digging, I haven’t seen anybody else mention this instance of beat jacking. Kid Cudi’s first mixtape A Kid Named Cudi features a very nice track with John Legend called “50 Ways To Make A Record”, only problem […]

Top 10 to Watch For – #6 Mickey Factz

June 13, 2009 by

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The next 6 artists were, for the most part, incredibly difficult for me to rank. Depending on my mood most of them could shift to any position but I think that the order I am posting is how I feel most of the time. #6 is Mickey Factz hailing from the Bronx, New York.

Strange Journey Volume One

June 13, 2009 by

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The Cunninlynguists have been releasing amazing music since their debut album Will Rap For Food and their latest installment doesn’t dissapoint. Iv’e been bangin this album front to back (including the instrumentals which compromise the last 7 tracks) on a regular basis since i got it about a week ago. The concept behind the Strange […]

Graffiti: Art of the People

June 11, 2009 by

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Here’s a piece from Mark Jenkins done last April in Malmö, Sweden. Learn more about graffiti art through online colleges offering art courses. Click on the images to see bigger versions.