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June 11, 2015

We Remember PH Pumpkinhead – Add Your Voice

We're collecting your audio thoughts to air on our radio show as the hip hop world reels from the loss of a revered MC, Robert Diaz, aka PH / Pumpkinhead.
 
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May 27, 2015

Black Thought Interview: Talks Roots Picnic, J. Period, Baltimore & More

The Roots frontman speaks on the DJ's role in hip hop, his work with J. Period, battle rap, The Roots Picnic in NYC, recent events in Baltimore, and more
 
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May 27, 2015

T La Rock, Silver Fox, & Kool DJ Red Alert Cypher [Video]

T La Rock and Silver Fox are two veteran MCs who helped rap music explode, along with Red Alert, who was instrumental in his role as hip hop radio pioneer.
 
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May 21, 2015

Lionel ‘Chinx’ Pickens: Funeral, Donation Information

We are passing along information regarding viewing and funeral arrangements for Lionel "Chinx" Pickens.
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
8:00 pm The @EarwaxxSessions – Weekly Sh... @ Amityville Music Hall
The @EarwaxxSessions – Weekly Sh... @ Amityville Music Hall
Jul 7 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 8 @ 2:00 am
While the majority of New Yorkers are heading out to the five boroughs to either attend or perform at music events, Long Islanders now have one more musical place of refuge to add to their[...]
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all-day Hip-Hop, Technology and Reformin... @ Medger Evers College
Hip-Hop, Technology and Reformin... @ Medger Evers College
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“Hip-Hop, Technology and Reforming and Re-investing in our Community” A Day Long Conference at the 2015 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival SPONSORED BY  TIDAL,  Nielsen and Teaching Firms of America, Inc. —————- plus 2015 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival[...]
10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
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HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
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HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
7:30 pm Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
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DJ Cipha Sounds from Hot 97 and Chappelle’s Show has uncovered the ancient connection between Hip Hop and Improv. The powers that be have been trying to keep them separated for generations… We will risk[...]
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Legendary Cyphers Season 3 (@leg... @ Union Square Park
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The Legendary Cyphers Team returns to Union Square Park for Season 3 of Legendary Cyphers. Every Friday night 8:00PM – Midnight (May thru November) All ages welcome. Host/Co-Founder: Majesty @Majesty360 Resident MC’s: Eli Black @EliBlackMusic Bjorn Majestik[...]
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HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
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HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]

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