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Music, Hear This Large Professor: Show Preview

Large Professor: Show Preview

Even in a vinyl-friendly city such as San Francisco, most club nights are propelled by DJs spinning CDs or playing songs through laptops. Not so with 45 Sessions, a party that challenges DJs to make the party jump with only…
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Music, Mobb Deep's Prodigy Has More to Say Online Than in Rhyme

Mobb Deep's Prodigy Has More to Say Online Than in Rhyme

The rapper Prodigy was recently released from the Mid-State Correctional Facility in New Jersey after serving three and a half years on an illegal gun possession charge. During his time inside, he took to blogging. The medium allowed Prodigy to…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top Ten Hip-Hop Drinking Anthems

The Top Ten Hip-Hop Drinking Anthems

Hip-hop's reliance on marijuana as a creative conduit and lifestyle accessory is well documented. But beyond the genre's top tokers, there's also a bubbling batch of rappers who've rhymed about not so much getting a little tipsy as daily dalliances…
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Music, BeatBox Thug life with Mobb Deep

Thug life with Mobb Deep

Two of Southern California's most talented hip-hop groups (Jurassic 5 and Dilated Peoples), its top DJ crew (Beat Junkies), and the area's most astonishingly versatile MC (Supernatural) are teaming up to help a friend defray medical costs. L.A.-based graphic…
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Mobb Deep Hell on Earth (Loud/RCA) Among the really nice features of New York hip hop are its sophistication and integrity. For instance, in New York, you don't call gangsta rap "gangsta rap," you call it "hardcore." Bitches (women) are…
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