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Music, All Shook Down Atmosphere Host a Family Reunion at the Greek

Atmosphere Host a Family Reunion at the Greek

Atmosphere Dilated Peoples Brother Ali Greek Theater, Berkeley Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015 Better Than: Driving to Los Angeles for FYF and having to stop at an Arby’s in Fresno to pee. “We’re from Minnesota. Can anyone point that out…
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Music, All Shook Down Dilated Peoples' DJ Babu on the Future of the DJ Battle, and Why He Was Skeptical About Serato

Dilated Peoples' DJ Babu on the Future of the DJ Battle, and Why He Was Skeptical About Serato

Best known for his roles in hip-hop group Dilated Peoples and the world-champion DJ crew Beat Junkies, DJ Babu has lately been busy crafting his newest album, Duck Season 4. Winning various DJ battles like Vestax World Championships early…
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Calendar, Night&Day Rescuing RasCue

Rescuing RasCue

Aiming to help S.F. DJ RasCue (Frank Quattlebaum) with the cost of a kidney transplant, his friends in the hip-hop scene are coming together to throw a “ResCue” benefit. Prominent artists J-Boogie, Dilated Peoples, Azeem, Rasco, and members of Hieroglyphics…
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Music, BeatBox RasCue benefit

RasCue benefit

Aiming to help S.F. DJ RasCue (Frank Quattlebaum) with the cost of a kidney transplant, his friends in the hip-hop scene are coming together to throw a "Rescue" benefit. Prominent artists J-Boogie, Dilated Peoples, Azeem, Rasco, and members of Hieroglyphics…
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Music, All Shook Down DJ Rascue Benefit Announced

DJ Rascue Benefit Announced

It's always nice when a community shows love. Especially when that love supports a friend in need. In this case, tha homie Rascue (aka Frankie Two-Hands aka Black Burgundy) is in dire need of a kidney transplant. For reals.…
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Music, BeatBox Sweatshop Funk

Sweatshop Funk

Canadian hip-hop has yet to hit big in the U.S., but Vancouver's Sweatshop Union has a strong shot at appealing to fans of such West Coast favorites as Lyrics Born and Dilated Peoples. The group recently released its fourth album,…
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Music, Hear This Fresh Rhymes Dope Tour

Fresh Rhymes Dope Tour

While the "Fresh Rhymes and Videotape" tour doesn't sport the glitz of other high-profile summer extravaganzas, it has dope hip-hop in abundance. Dilated Peoples are a good four albums into their meat 'n' potatoes approach of solid rhymes backed by…
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Music, BeatBox Dropped by a Major Label, Dilated Peoples Excel at DIY Hip-Hop

Dropped by a Major Label, Dilated Peoples Excel at DIY Hip-Hop

New York DJ Roger Sanchez is touring to celebrate the release of Afterdark Vol. 3, his billionth mix of underground house music. Okay, perhaps that's a slight exaggeration, but Sanchez has been one of the genre leaders since the early…
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Music, Reviewed Dilated Peoples

Dilated Peoples

Four albums deep, L.A.'s Dilated Peoples stick to the same formula they've used since their classic "Work the Angles" single back in 1998. As a result, 20/20 is a familiar take on traditional hip hop. Rakaa gives a standout performance,…
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Music, Various Artists

Various Artists

Like a lot of great compilation albums, the first volume of The Funky Precedent got to have it both ways -- celebrating the past while dropping hints about the future. To hear the assembled Angelenos of Vol 1 tell it,…
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Notes From Underground

Beni B is spooning ice cream into his mouth as he talks about ABB Records, the Oakland-based independent hip-hop label he founded in 1997. The empty calorie intake is ironic: A graduate of UC Berkeley, he holds a bachelor's…
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