Kool Herc

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2013 Like Chatroulette, But for Battle Rapping

    By Jonah Bromwich You enter the room and they're already there. Some of the names you recognize: Randa the Rhyma (45 wins), Gig@ntic (48 wins), and Novice Raps (53 wins). You've checked the boards obsessively, but you've only ever been here before anonymously, as a guest. This is your first appeara ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2008

    Distant Gig Alert: KRS-One To Perform In Dallas, And This Time It's Official

    Minc Lounge in Exposition Park is following up on its Halloween Kool Herc performance by bringing another old-school hip hop icon to Dallas. KRS-One will perform at minc Thursday, January 22, along with Channel Live, according to Vigilante Music Group's Greg Barrett. The January 22 show is not the f ... More >>

  • Music

    September 11, 2008

    Grandmaster Flash

    Friday, September 12, at Ghostbar

  • Home Entertainment

    March 30, 2006

    Spray-On Soul

    Getting Up is a flawed but fascinating ode to graffiti 's early years.

  • Music

    November 7, 2002

    That DJ Made My Day

    Jam Master Jay, 1965-2002