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“They Still Make Records?” | GOTTA GROOVE RECORDS

Such an awesome video showing that something so “Old School” is still thriving to this day. Records are something that will always look cool on your bookshself. I know I’m not much of a reader myself, more of a listener. … Continue reading

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Phife: A Requiem for Our Youth, On Black Lives, & Midnight Marauders

“Hip-hop is the way you walk, the way you talk, the way you eat, the way you move, you know what I’m saying? It’s definitely part of my DNA, I can’t speak for anyone else. Hip-hop is that movement that … Continue reading

#SPINDEPENDENCE 2015 | DJ Festival + BBQ

Kosmo + Delayney present SPINDEPENDENCE 2015 DJ FESTIVAL + BBQ THU JULY 2 – SAT JULY 4 3 DAYS. 30+ DJs. 1 HELLUVA PARTY. DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN, IL THU | Informal Kick-Off @ Cowboy Monkey | 5p-12a (out), 10p-2a (in) FRI | @ Highdive … Continue reading

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SPINDEPENDENCE 2014

SPINDEPENDENCE 2014 FESTIVAL + BBQ  THU JULY 3 + FRI JULY 4 2 DAYS. 30+ DJs. 1 HELLUVA PARTY. Outdoor @ COWBOY MONKEY 6 TAYLOR ST, DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN, IL (Evening indoor stages: Cowboy, Highdive, Soma) SPINDEPENDENCE is BACK and bigger … Continue reading

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DAFT PUNK | “Signz”

Here’s the new video from Daft Punk from their upcoming single “Lose Yourself to Dance”.  In the video you can see they have decided to show off some of L.A.’s craziest sign spinners.  Definite fan of their latest album “Random … Continue reading

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Justin Timberlake | “That thing I love called MUSIC”

He’sssss Baaaacckkkk…… FutureSex/LoveSounds from 2006 was the last time we had an album from him until now.  Justin Timberlake is set to have a new album out later this year and from the trusted words of the internet it seems … Continue reading

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Gary Clark. Jr: Austin’s Blues Savior

From Austin, TX, the gifted Gary Clark. Jr, is setting the bar for those who dare revive the musical influence of John Lee Hooker, Howlin’ Wolf and Stevie Ray Vaughn. Once graciously compared to the legendary Jimi Hendrix, Clark’s music … Continue reading

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ADELE X DAFT PUNK

ADELE ADELE ADELE, had enough yet?  Get your weekend started, with this refreshing, mellow mix you are hearing right now by Carlos Serrano is pretty nice I must say.  Mashing up Adele – “Set Fire to the Rain” & Daft … Continue reading

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Reebok “Classic Sessions”

Reebok Classics X Reed Space have collaborated to a make a public space where art and music come together.  In the space, art is created on the spot, while music is recorded at the same time in the same space.  … Continue reading

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A New Day, A New Year: The Use and Misuse of Ms. Nina Simone

A New Day, A New Year: The Use and Misuse of Ms. Nina Simone sample ] — (Kanye West & Kay-Z – The RZA Production, “New Day”) We have an overly emphasized fascination with the new. New Year’s Eve festivities … Continue reading

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Hypetrak’s 2011 TOP 20 Songs

Released Dec. 29, 2011 Hypetrak put out a list of their Top 20 songs of 2011.  It was not clear what the criteria was but like with any list of art, it is a personal opinion.  Let us know what … Continue reading

Jonathan Mannion

VISION of Hip-Hop | Jonathan Mannion

To our music lovers, especially of hip-hop, you know this man more than you think.  If you are into photography & film, this is definitely someone to learn from.  Some of the most iconic images we know were done by … Continue reading