Take thatThis Friday, the Stokely Williams-fronted Mint Condition will be taking the stage at Club Nokia. The group came to prominence in the '90s with the huge hit ballad "What Kind Of Man Would I Be?" But beyond Mint Condition's slick soul moments, the band also embraced the mid-'90s trend ... More >>
Ross LincolnThe Patton Oswalt Of Rap
What: Heavy Metal Kings (Vinnie Paz and Ill Bill)
Where: Key Club
When: April 6, 2011
"Aye what happened to hip hop yo?"
So asked the lead MC of one of Heavy Metal Kings' opening acts, when their attempt to rally the crowd before the end of their set fl ... More >>
DJ Premier's blog confirms that after months of rumors about his deteriorating condition, Gang Starr's Guru passed away yesterday morning after a long battle with cancer.
The visionary partnership between Guru and Premier changed the face of East Coast hip hop from the mid-1980s forward. Those e ... More >>
Guru and SolarThere has been widespread skepticism about the message issued by Gang Starr's Guru before his death yesterday, where he attacks DJ Premier and seemingly minimizes the importance of their work together in favor of recent collaborations with Solar.
Now, MTV reports that Solar is ... More >>
Have you ever read this blog and wondered to yourself, hmm...this Jeff Weiss fellow has some self-righteous and ill-founded opinions, is it possible that he may be in the wrong medium? One would hope. Yet despite my repeated attempts to turn these misguided ideals into a viable run for the GOP nom ... More >>