The Wu-Tang Clan is one of the most influential hip-hop groups in history, and their music has come to exemplify underground hip-hop to the point that, if you don't know Wu-Tang, you don't know hip-hop.
Almost all of the original members have also moved on to successful solo careers since coming together as a group. RZA, GZA, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, U-God, Masta Killa, and Ol' Dirty Bastard (deceased) -- they're all names you may have heard before.
And two of those members, Inspectah Deck and Masta Killa, are coming through Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios in Denton on Wednesday night -- possibly as a warm up for the full-on Wu-Tang reunion show at the Granada Theater on December 10.
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It should make for an interesting contrast of a show. While "neighborhood Spider-Man" Inspectah Deck is known for this voracious delivery, Masta Killa is known for more of a laid-back style. And while Inspectah Deck is influential to Wu-Tang -- he was prominently featured on hits "C.R.E.A.M" and "Protect Ya Neck" -- Masta Killa is hugely influential on the band's fondness for martial arts and Asian imagery. Oh, and like every other member of Wu-Tang Clan, they've both got critically acclaimed solo discs to call their own.
So, surely, you, like us, are pretty excited to see these two guys bringing some good hip-hop to Denton. If so, you're in luck: Rubber Gloves has been kind enough to give us a pair of tickets to giveaway for the show tomorrow night. See how to win the tickets after the jump!
Want the tickets? Just be among the first person to email Pete with the words "Inspectah Gadget," in the subject line, and you're in. Good luck!
Update: Contest is over. Congrats to our winners!