(O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 11.12.16

(Photo: Zach Gross) Waves Don’t Die: Behind The Making of A Tribe Called Quest’s Curtain Call. First hand account of the creation of We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service. By Noah Callahan-Bever [Complex] More ATCQ coverage: Articles & interviews by Lakin Starling, Prince Paul, Monie Love, Dinco D, DJ Rasta Root, […]

(O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 10.30.16

Street Named After Phife Dawg To Be Unveiled On November 19th. And the last ATCQ album, which Phife recorded raps for, will be released on Nov. 11. By William E. Ketchum III [OKP] The First Time I Listened To Hip-Hop. A-Trak, Cee-Lo, Curren$y, Danny Brown, DJ Premier, George Clinton, Gucci Mane, Hannibal Buress, Master P, […]

DJ Spinna — Tribute To Kashif Mix (AUDIO).

DJ Spinna says: So… after days of intense research, digging, more digging, consulting with my friends Donald Cleveland and George Littlejohn, picking their brains for information (considering their personal history with the man, thank you both), I’m proud to present this lengthy Kashif tribute mix. I learned even more about his legacy while working on […]

(O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 10.1.16

“I’m the USS Enterprise of the Bronx”: An Interview with Kool Keith. “People are so out of time. You got futuristic flows but your soul is trapped in like ’81 or some shit. Pull your ass into time.” By Reed Jackson [PoW] No Country for Old (Rap) Men: Kool Keith – Shine On, You Crazy […]

(O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 9.10.16

Remembering The Song That Fantasized About Rudy Giuliani’s Assassination. The making and impact of Screwball’s controversial 1999 single “Who Shot Rudy?” Featuring producer Mike Heron. By Anslem Samuel Rocque [Genius] How turntablists Invisibl Skratch Piklz put together their debut album after 20 years. Q-Bert: “We want to be different and the turntable is still a […]