Pharoahe Monch

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2013

    Jean Grae Talks Jeanius Re-Release Plans, Prepares to D-Town Boogie

    The best show you had no idea was going on this week is almost upon us. Tonight, Heroes Sports Lounge weekly Paid In Full Fridays emcee battles will feature a very special guest headliner. A legend in the game, and arguably the most talented female emcee to ever pick up a mic- Brooklyn's own Jean Gr ... More >>

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    March 14, 2013
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    November 12, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 29: DJ Fishr Pryce

    ​ DJ Fishr Pryce thrives off spontaneity -- and, as has been made clear in the past, he doesn't like to take himself too seriously."I'm not afraid to be goofy," he says. "And I think that makes me a little different [from other DJ's in town]." Fittingly, the experienced hip-hop DJ, who has been sp ... More >>

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    August 4, 2010

    Fun Fun Fun Fest Announces Badass 2010 Lineup. Included On It? Dallas' Own Power Trip.

    ​The folks who run Austin''s Fun Fun Fun Fest have made it clear: Heading into their fifth year of operation, they aren't planning on slowing down their ever-growing momentum. Quite the opposite, actually: The fest is ramping up to seriously challenge ACL as Austin's premiere fall fest.Seriously: ... More >>

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    March 19, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 4: DJ A1

    ​This week's DC9er takes you behind the booth with Dallas-based, hip-hop expert DJ A1. Having been exposed to DJ culture at a young age (back in the day, he used to tag along with his cousin, who was a DJ at the time), A1 entered his first DJ battle at age 16--and he came in second place. Not too ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2008

    "Good Karma And Circumstance" Got Badu Onstage With My Morning Jacket

    Wilonsky, ever the scourer of the Internet--seriously, I think the guy reads everything ever published to the web with the word "Dallas" in it--came across this little gem this morning, and we think it's well worth passing along your way... Seems Express Night Out, which I believe is a faux-alt in ... More >>

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    February 27, 2008

    Dave Chappelle: Not Dead

    It's Dave Chappelle...bitch! Quia's gonna be checking in first thing tomorrow morning with a review of tonight's Erykah badu show at the House of Blues, but before she does, we've got to mention something else of note: In addition to a slew of big names we already knew Erykah was bringing in to help ... More >>

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    February 14, 2008

    Erykah Badu Brings Some Fire.

    Everyone's favorite local R&B/soul/neo-soul singer, Erykah Badu, has got a couple killer shows coming up in the near future. This one at the Ghostbar with Q-Tip looks cool: This one at the House of Blues, with ?uestlove, Pharoahe Monch, Bun B and others, looks even cooler: (Right-click images ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2008

    Colorado Sprung

    Rakim said it best: "It ain't where you're from, it's where you're at." And, on that note, starting after this, my second-ever post to DC-9, you'll be getting fed a steady streamline of Dallas music news/notes/anecdotes/whatnot from me on this page. But, for now, a little history. As you may or may ... More >>

  • Music

    November 15, 2007

    Soulja Boy: Crankin' the Chain

    No one understands the world of major-label rap better

  • Music

    June 27, 2002

    Wyclef Jean

    Masquerade (Columbia)

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    January 18, 2001

    Various Artists

    Lyricist Lounge, Vol. 2 (Rawkus Records)

  • Music

    December 21, 2000

    Malicious Vinyl

    After a sad and bizzare ride, the Pharcyde comes clean on how it lost five years and two members