Illtrospective - Nas’ “Illmatic” 20th Anniversary - XX Stream & Videos

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Twenty years ago on April 19th, 1994 a then 20 year old rapper from Queens NYC released the classic Hip-Hop debut album; Illmatic. Considered by some to be one of the best Hip-Hop albums of all time (if not the best), in terms of beat production, lyrical style, and content. No filler tracks….

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30 Day Challenge // Day 24 // Something That Represents Your Favorite Culture
I’m Buddhist and I’ve always loved the imagery even before I was. The wrathful deities from Tibetan and Mahayana art always fascinated me as a kid. They were like transformations the gods took on in battle. Like a monster magical girl I guess. His is name is Mahakala. Power Prism Make Up.

Wow! Nice graphic!

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30 Day Challenge // Day 24 // Something That Represents Your Favorite Culture

I’m Buddhist and I’ve always loved the imagery even before I was. The wrathful deities from Tibetan and Mahayana art always fascinated me as a kid. They were like transformations the gods took on in battle. Like a monster magical girl I guess. His is name is Mahakala. Power Prism Make Up.

Wow! Nice graphic!

Loyal to my soil!

Loyal to my soil!

RIP Frankie Knuckles, Godfather of House Music

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Sad news, Frankie Knuckles, born in the Bronx, NYC and later moved to Chicago, and became known as the Godfather of House Music, has passed away yesterday March 31, 2014, at the age 59. At this moment no details has surface as to the circumstances of his passing. This  news is confirmed by DJs Deeon, Paul Johnson, and David Morales.

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"Here With You" performed by Malyssa.
Written by Joseph Grandberg, Robert Gundling, Reno Ursal.
Produced by Joe Grandberg.
Published by The Imojin Group.

Skratchpad San Francisco is back

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Skratchpad San Francisco returns with a new venue after a short hiatus next Thursday February 13th. The event has gone on to have branches in San Jose, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Portland, Las Vegas, and Houston. Below are some details of the upcoming San Francisco kick off …

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The talented Mr. Arthur Chu

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Arthur Chu (right) along side Alex Trebek (left) on Jeoprady Just found out about Arthur Chu and his current success on Jeopardy. Besides being an insurance agent, according to his website, he’s also a voiceover artist. I dug a little deeper on the web and found a clip of him doing…

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"Ooooo!" Madlib spins on BBC Radio 1

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Yo Madlib is the king of hermits and musical cubby holes. I’ve been blessed to see him spin live and perform as The Lootpack with Wildchild and DJ Romes at The Nuyorican Poets Cafe, but homie remains a bright shinning shadow figure. The Beat Conductor laces Benji B’s BBC Radio 1…

http://goo.gl/I0A1d6

Zara McFarlane “Open Heart”-video

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“Open Heart” is the single off Zara McFarlane’s new album, If You Knew Her. She’s the newest artist to join Brownswood Recordings, founded by famed global DJ and music connoisseur Gilles Peterson. McFarlance’s emotional vocals are comparable to Nina Simone. Her …

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"Building Detroit Part 2"

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Part of the African Bead Museum In Colin M. Day’s second installment of “Building Detroit,” he interviews various artists and takes a survey of a bankrupt city that was once a thriving metropolis and hopes to be again. There’s a lot of beautiful pans of the local Detroit…

http://goo.gl/VeeB7f



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