Like most news bloggers, we probably spend too much time on Twitter. Tips arrive in real time -- quicker than on news television, or over the wire -- and Twitpics open us up to a world of witnesses.
In effect, we might also talk about it too much. (Online celebrity rags are guiltiest of all: ... More >>
Jomo Zambia via FacebookA young man named Jomo Adoula Zambia was murdered in broad daylight yesterday while driving his red BMW down Florence Avenue in Inglewood.
Inglewood police say he blew through the red light at Eucalyptus Avenue around 2:30 p.m., after being shot in the arm and torso - ... More >>
ORANGE JUICE, COALS TO NEWCASTLE (DOMINO)
Coals to Newcastle is a seven-disc anthology covering Glasgow's Orange Juice's six-year recording career. This box set offers a look into one of most underrated and under-appreciated groups of all time. Six CDs and one DVD contain the band's entire ... More >>
Sometimes all it takes is a little soul food. This Sunday, Now-Again Records is throwing a party commemorating the release of their new anthology of Zambian rock from the '70s. As a side dish to Southern Africa psychedelia, the esteemed label has teamed up with Palate Food Wine to serve up ... More >>
Madlib In AfricaIt's been what -- a week or two since the last Madlib release, or three? Guess that means we should have seen this coming.
Stones Throw has just shared the news that Beat Konducta in Africa -- an MP3, CD, limited 2LP and extra-limited 3LP release that seems to be the next ins ... More >>