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  • 9 years ago

    Dilated Peoples is the rap equivalent of a Honda--nothing fancy, just a solid, dependable ride that's as reliable as Rip Hamilton curling off a screen. You know when you step into a DP show that you'll get thoughtful lyrics inspired by soul snippe...

  • 9 years ago

    Bands with the most rabid, enduring followings hover on the periphery of the pop world. They maintain an alliance with obsessive music lovers and connect with their fans because they're obsessive music lovers themselves. One such indie fave is Sco...

  • 10 years ago

    Why the hubbub about mash-ups? By its very nature, classic hip-hop is a mash-up; the DJ utilizes the best elements of his vinyl-filled crates to create a new yet familiar musical experience. No DJ embodies the best of that sensibility like Z-Trip,...

  • 10 years ago

    DJ Jazzy Jeff is two decades deep into a music career that has seen him produce multiplatinum records, snatch Grammies and gain fame on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, but he'll always be a DJ at heart. He's been on the road nonstop since the release...

  • 10 years ago

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  • 10 years ago

    Andy Bothwell wasn't supposed to lose. It was August 2002 when the SMU student, then 20 years old, drove all the way to Cincinnati to compete in the Scribble Jam, the Midwest's largest annual hip-hop event. The MC, going by his alias Astronautalis...