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Riff Raff December 16, 1998

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For the Record Ryan and Rebecca Coseboom are both 25, and already they're starting to dread the aging process. When the local electronic-pop husband-and-wife team, which records and performs as Halou, finished its debut album last August, contracts were signed,…
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Bombing Maneuvers

Getting around David Paul's Noe Valley apartment isn't easy. Simply walking through a hallway means maneuvering past dozens of cardboard boxes filled with records and compact discs. Reach the cramped bedroom and you'll find the center of operations for Paul's…
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Beats, Rhymes, and Laughs

Despite tremendous SoundScan sales numbers, something is missing from today's hip hop. Humor, a rap music staple during the '80s in the hands of Biz Markie and others, has all but disappeared as the music's popularity has increased; instead of…
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Various Artists Cue's Hip Hop Shop Volume One (Dogday) Frank "DJ Cue" Cuevas didn't have a difficult time recruiting qualified artists for Cue's Hip Hop Shop Volume One. As owner of Cue's Records, the 5-year-old Daly City haven for hip-hop…
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Tommy, Can You MP3 Me? Now that it's been nearly two decades since the industry has introduced a new format for recorded music, it's obviously high time for the music companies to make sure you have a fresh need to…
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A Cut Above

Vinroc, the two-time world champion DJ, is reclining in an old chair at Daly City's hip-hop record store, Cue's Records, where he works as a buyer. Wearing his trademark New York Yankees cap and a wry smile, he's basking in…
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    Sub Pop recording artists 'clipping.' brought their brand of noise-driven experimental hip hop to the closing night of 2016's San Francisco Electronic Music Fest this past Sunday. The packed Brava Theater hosted an initially seated crowd that ended the night jumping and dancing against the front of the stage. The trio performed a set focused on their recently released Sci-Fi Horror concept album, 'Splendor & Misery', then delved into their dancier and more aggressive back catalogue, and recent single 'Wriggle'. Opening performances included local experimental electronic duo 'Tujurikkuja' and computer music artist 'Madalyn Merkey.'"

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