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September 24, 2015

Bad Hip Hop Journalism? Nothing New, But Worse Than You Think

A look at one advocate journalist's efforts to call out the issues within the hip hop journalism landscape through the years
 
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March 20, 2015

Can Everyone Just Shut Up About Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’?

We don’t need ALL of the "writers" waxing analytically about its complexity and/or depth and/or greatness and/or jazzness and/or hiphopness and/or blackness
 
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March 12, 2015

Morning, Joe. Nice Day To Be a Bigot. Why Pundits Shouldn’t Discuss Rap.

Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, Bill Kristol & pundits speaking on rap & hip hop without knowledge or cultural perspective is corporate-sponsored bigotry
 
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February 27, 2015

No Respect For Those Who Respect Hip Hop’s OGs: Why One Ambitious Outlet Still Needs To Hustle.

Telling the world that there is no respect for hip hop's OG artist population, and no media that supports them, only tells part of the story.
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“We Matter! Our Voices! Our Cultures! Our Justice!”  Featuring youth from across NYC, Keynote Dr. Ernest Morrell, and emcee Hired Gun!!! Live DJ Youth voice around critical social justice issues Youth spoken word, hip-hop, film[...]
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The Soul Rebels (@SoulRebelsNOLA... @ Brooklyn Bowl
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The Soul Rebels (@SoulRebelsNOLA... @ Brooklyn Bowl
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New Orleans-based brass ensemble, The Soul Rebels, are proud to announce added performance dates to their Sound System tour featuring the legendary Talib Kweli. The tour will find the 8-piece ensemble making stops on the[...]
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6:00 pm The Soul Rebels (@SoulRebelsNOLA... @ Brooklyn Bowl
The Soul Rebels (@SoulRebelsNOLA... @ Brooklyn Bowl
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 11:59 pm
New Orleans-based brass ensemble, The Soul Rebels, are proud to announce added performance dates to their Sound System tour featuring the legendary Talib Kweli. The tour will find the 8-piece ensemble making stops on the[...]
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9:30 pm ALL THAT! Hip hop, poetry & jazz... @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
ALL THAT! Hip hop, poetry & jazz... @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
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ALL THAT! Hip Hop, Poetry & Jazz is an open jam session for hiphop, poetry and jazz. It brings together emcees, poets and musicians from diverse musical and racial backgrounds in a forum that is open[...]
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ALL THAT! Hip hop, poetry & jazz... @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
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