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Two New York Streets Have Been Renamed To Honor Hip-Hop

Yesterday (2/26/16) marked a major event in the world of Hip-hop. NYC is changing the name of two of it’s streets to acknowledge Hip-hop culture. Mayor Bill De Blasio signed the bill honoring Hip-hop pioneers. 235 more words


My wife and I don’t always harmonize that well when it comes to music. She plays piano, took up the cello, sang with the Fireside Singers… 1,170 more words


The Merry-go-Round Technique

Today in class we learned about the first DJ, DJ Kool Herc. Through learning about him we watched a video describing a DJing technique which he called the Merry go Round technique. 279 more words

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Way Back Wednesday: Kool Herc And Hip-Hop's Early Beginnings

A few years ago I had the pleasure of kicking it at the Scratch DJ Academy in Los Angeles. This was in the early stages of The 5th Element Magazine and I wanted to feature the academy for an upcoming issue. 290 more words

Hip Hop

The Power of Waiata by Esodave

“EACH ONE, TEACH ONE!” – The Heart of the True Hip Hop Culture.

Kia ora my homies!

Welcome to the Esolighsobloggo first post of 2016… 609 more words


Janelle Glenn of Desert Storm Radio interviews DJ KOOL HERC

Janelle Glenn got to do a one on one exclusive interview with Hip Hop legend, DJ KOOL HERC. Check it out below: