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The Birth of Hip-Hop in NY

On May 14, 2015 The Museum Of The City Of New York presented a discussion on the birth of hip-hop in New York City. Dr. Joseph Schloss interviewed both Grandmaster Caz of the Cold...

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Cause And Effect NYC

Recently, I spent some time with the hip-hop group Cause And Effect in Queens, NY. The duo, consisting of Mighty Buda and Shabazz See, have been rhyming together for more than 20 years and...

Shakiem, Anthony, LMR, Mike M, Fenbred

Astoria DJ Group – Rocks the house

The Astoria DJ Group features a collective of DJs who get together to spin a variety of music — every first and third Sunday of the month — at LP& Harmon in Williamsburg, Brooklyn....

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Evil Dee & Buckshot on BlackMoon

Black Moon, one of the  premiere groups of hip-hop’s “Golden Era” recently sat down with Wes Jackson of Brooklynbodega.com and Brian Coleman author of “Check the Technique” at the Brooklyn Historical Society in Brooklyn,...

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BHF13 Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival

            Saturday July 13th began as a gloomy and rainy day in Brooklyn, not very good weather for an outdoor concert. However, the rain held up for most of...

Professor Sawyer & DJ Charlie Chase

Is Hip-Hop History 4th Annual Conference Keynote

This year’s fourth annual “Is Hip-Hop Histor” conference began with a reception for “Uncle” Ralph McDaniels to recognize his 30th anniversary of hosting the first hip-hop video program Video Music Box. The keynote speaker...

Shakiem’s NYC Hip-Hop Podcast

Shakiem’s NYC Hip-Hop Podcast

Download #47 Darker Than Blue PLAY Please like our Facebook Page: Faceebook Check me out athttp://www.DJsRock.com 01 – Joell Ortiz – Own It Remix 02 – Joey Bada$$ – Two Lips 03 – Cormega...

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Toward a Culture-Emergent Hip-Hop Studies

This is a roundtable discussion held earlier this year at the EMP Conference at NYU in New York City. The moderator was Anthony Kwame Harrison and panelists: Ali Colleen Neff, Oliver Wang and Joe...

Women In Hip-Hop

Women In Hip-Hop MoCADA Discussion March 2012

This video is from earlier this year, it’s hip-hop from womens’ perspectives, a discussion that was held at MoCADA in Brooklyn in March 2012. It’s interesting to hear the different opinions about Niki Minaj...

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White Park Harlem NYC 6/14/2012

I wish I could have gotten some video of the Jam In The Park up in Harlem but there was no filming so I didn’t want to step on anybody’s toes. Noisemaker Media will...