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Mum Reviews: Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five - The Message

PAC SAVED US. So now I’m gonna take it back to 1982, to hopefully capture some nostalgia and build some momentum going into mum’s final review. noch 247 Wörter


Popcorn Double Feature - Melle Mel / Bob Dylan

Welcome to another Popcorn Double Feature! We hope you’re sitting comfortably.

A couple of all-time classics for you this week. We have the singular talents of Melle Mel (not featuring Grandmaster Flash as often supposed) and little Bobby Zimmerman (from when he was good). noch 92 Wörter


Did Kool Herc invent hip-hop?

AFTER A ONE-MONTH delay, here’s another installment in my slow-moving countdown of 100 exceptional teenagers.

post-punk gems, v. 59 -- Kurtis Blow

I’ve got upcoming gigs in Roxbury, NY (3/21) and Amherst, MA (3/25), so I’m thinking about The Clash more often than I usually do, as I put together my talks. noch 165 Wörter

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White Lines-Melle Mel

“A million magic crystals, painted pure and white
A multi-million dollars almost overnight
Twice as sweet as sugar, twice as bitter as salt
And if you get hooked, baby, it’s nobody else’s fault, so don’t do it!”

noch 1.110 Wörter