Archive for November, 2009

Art Basel : O.H.W.O.W.

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28 Nov
Art Basel : O.H.W.O.W.

It’s about that time again, ladies and gentlemen. ART BASEL is amongst us and since Lou gets exclusive content on OHWOW that is what you guys are gonna read up on here. Check out the lineup for this years projects at The OHWOW Gallery. Read More →  Read More →

Learn ya Wednesday : Skyzoo (MC)

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25 Nov
Learn ya Wednesday : Skyzoo (MC)

Representin' BKDuck Down Records’ newest member, Skyzoo, has been on a mission since he was age 9. First thing I will mention is, YES, just like you, I always wondered where he came up with that name. It took me a while to find it, but back in 1980, an R&B/Funk/Disco group named Skyy, had a single named Skyyzoo. His parents, being the music lovers they are, gave Gregory Taylor the middle name Skyler, and the nickname Skyzoo. That just goes to show you, this kid has been into good music... Read More →

The Wu-Massacre (Trailer 3 of 3)

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24 Nov

Monster Island Skateboard Contest : 12/13/09

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24 Nov

Alukard: On the move. On the rise. On their way…

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24 Nov
Alukard: On the move. On the rise. On their way…

I am sitting outside of Labeless Records’ Studios on a Thursday night having some beers with the boys from the band Alukard. The wind is crisp and cool and so is my Corona. I am mesmerized and listening to what I can only call an “intense” conversation full of adamant testimony from drummer, Zaigone, towards my partner, Lou. You see, the lines are being drawn. Lou, a player of W.O.W. (That’s World of Warcraft for all you non-believers.) is being called out by Zaigone, whose... Read More →

Pro Producers: Rick Rubin Introduction

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23 Nov
He even looks veterans!

He even looks veterans! Rick Rubin is one of the outstanding names in the history of popular music. He began his journey as the original DJ of the Beastie Boys and Russell Simmons. He’s been the one to popularize a mix between rap music and metal music. In his career, he’s been one to work with many notable bands that have changed the face of music for the coming decades. MTV has called him the most important producer of the last 20 years and was also listed in the Top 100 Most Influential... Read More →

Back In The Studio: Goodie Mob

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22 Nov

The folks at Hip Hop Official caught up with ATL’s recently reunited Goodie Mob during a stop on the Cypress Hill Smoke Out tour. Cee-Lo, Khujo, T-Mo, and Big Gipp talk about their reunion, the state of hip-hop, and the beginnings of what will be their first album together in 10 years.  Read More →

Behind The Scenes: The Roots – “How I Got Over”

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22 Nov
Behind The Scenes: The Roots – “How I Got Over”

You’ve all seen The Roots’ newest video “How I got over”. Black Thought and the family take you behind the scenes so you can see how it was all filmed and thought up. February 2010 is the launch of the new album. YAY! Read More →  Read More →

Sneak Peek: RZA x Supreme Interview

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22 Nov

I don’t know what the hell he’s saying either. :shrug:  Read More →

Nas Speaks On Absence From Raekwon and Jay Z Albums

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22 Nov

T3 Speaks On Villa Manifesto and Fallen Members.

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22 Nov

Taken from hiphopdx.com Slum Village emcee T3 recently spoke on their new album, Villa Manifesto, Baatin’s lyricism, and an unreleased project that features J Dilla beats. “Manifesto, I think, sounds like a mixture of all our albums. I am definitely very picky about who we use. This time out, we used a lot of outside producers, but people that we’ve already had relationships with,” he told the Detroit Free Press. T3 subsequently stated artists in that inner... Read More →

Video: Slaughterhouse – Microphone

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21 Nov