Kool Herc

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2014

    10 Dance Music Documentaries That Will Make You an Expert

    Dance music is a vast world that often gets clumped together as one giant thing when in reality it has as many if not more differences and origins than the majority of popular music. All of the sub genres can seem a little intimidating and confusing. Drum and bass, jungle, dubstep, house, techno, de ... More >>

  • 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