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It's the new mathematics: Antipop Consortium - Fluorescent Black

It’s a relief when MC High Priest boasts that Anti-Pop Consortium are about to “awaken from that permanent nap”, as Fluorescent Black reboots like a mainframe computer after a power cut. 651 more words

Album Review

Hip Hop History, Bible Deep Cuts, and Naming

After being out last term with injuries and candidacy exams, I’m getting back into moving this semester and taking Hip-Hop class once again with my friend and colleague… 1,089 more words


PLAYLIST: DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist List Their Afrika Bambaataa–Inspired Mix

You can tell a lot about a person from their record collection. You could say it’s defining—a reflection of your moods, movements, and outlook on life. 2,125 more words


Afrika Bambaataa & Arthur Baker To Battle At "W Gangs Of New York Holiday Special"

(AllHipHop News) The W Hotels Of New York is hosting a unique musical experience next week. Veteran DJs Afrika Bambaataa and Arthur Baker will face off at the “W Gangs of New York – Holiday Special.” 91 more words


Willie Dee Whoops Melle Mel in the Ring

Look, here at Son.of.Byford, we like to keep everything in chronological order, but this tape from 1992 is just too good to pass up for Willie Dee Week. 138 more words

Daily Donut

What is a DJ if he can't Scratch?

Awesome documentary about the history and development of Hip-Hop DJing. My favorite portion is actually the DJ Shadow vinyl bunker bit. That’s the kind of spot that gives vinyl junkies the shakes. 16 more words