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Flash Back To The 80s

As I work to meet a writing deadline, I have been a bit quiet on my blog recently. However, I had to take five minutes out to post about Grandmaster Flash’s DJ set on Saturday night, at Dreamland, Margate. 248 more words

SiriusXM Backspin, Q102 and Goldenvoice present The Art of Rap

 SiriusXM Backspin, Q102 and Goldenvoice present

The Art of Rap

PUBLIC ENEMY, ICE-T

Naughty By Nature, GrandMaster Melle Mel & Scorpio

Sun, Jul 24, 2016 | 7:00pm… 11 more words

Hip Hop Shows

Ice-T Unveils "The Art Of Rap Festival" Tour Dates

Ice-T is getting ready to hit the road for his annual The Art Of Rap Festival tour, and this time he’s bringing along some legends including Public Enemy, Mobb Deep, Naughty By Nature, EPMD, The Sugar Hill Gang, MC Lyte, Kurtis Blow, and Melle Mel for the ride. 89 more words

Music

How Not to Do a Cover Version

1983 saw the release of this absolute classic:

Grandmaster Flash, Melle Mel & The Furious Five – White Lines (Don’t Do It)

The act name is a bit of a misnomer though: Grandmaster Flash played no part in this record having already left the Sugarhill Records label that released it. 100 more words

How Not To Do A Cover Version

V101 Presents Legends of Hip Hop

V101 Presents Legends of Hip Hop – March 18

Friday March 18, 2016 7:30pm

Doors Open
6:30PM

V101 is bringing some of the top hip hop throwback artists of genre here to Sacramento.  40 more words

Hip Hop Shows