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Big Fun in the Big Town (Documentary Official Trailer)

In 1986 the hip-hop and NYC street culture documentary Big Fun in the Big Town was released for Dutch TV. However, it hasn’t been seen stateside in over 25 years. 212 more words

Hip Hop

Music video week | A slice of Hip Hop history: Big Fun in the Big Town

PPH is delighted to welcome BFI curator Dylan Cave to discuss a hip hop rarity that’s finally available on DVD.

Most hip hop heads have archival tendencies.Think of DJ Shadow trawling through his stacks of forgotten wax, surrounded by floor to ceiling towers of historical documents in Doug Pray’s seminal DJ doc, … 947 more words

Features

Big Fun In the Big Town

The New York of 1986 is much different from the New York of today. For one week in 1986, Dutch filmmaker, journalist and rap fanatic Bram Van Splunteren came to the United States to see what the new subculture of Hip Hop was all about. 259 more words

Vinyl

Frank Black Dutch TV Interview 1989 Pixies


Back in the days Dutch tv made some great documentaries on culture. Remember Nick Cave in a cab, Bram van Splunteren visiting LL Cool J etc..? 11 more words

Music