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Published on December 13th, 2018

At the root of The Roots lies the Native Tongues hip-hop movement, with its upbeat and eclectic Afro-positivity cast as a challenge to gangsta rap. »

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Published on December 12th, 2018

Gather ’round, nieces and nephews, and let your favorite funky Uncle bring you the gift of entertainment this holiday season, for the chronic innovator of »

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Published on December 8th, 2018

Take the impossible physical distortion of PressPop’s 2017 statuette of Paul “H.R.” Hudson of Bad Brains fame, and you have a good visual representation of »

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Published on November 29th, 2018

It wouldn’t be crazy to propose that any new band formed in South Florida’s tight-knit music scene, especially a punk/hardcore band, is a supergroup. In »

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Published on November 28th, 2018

Suffering runs a gamut from the prolonged watery hell that Houstonians lived through with Hurricane Harvey to the managing of everyday indignities that is part »

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Published on November 28th, 2018

Some people appear to us so fully formed on first sight, it’s like they emerged from the womb with their attitude and style. But the »

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Published on November 26th, 2018

For a band that hasn’t released a proper new album since 1995, D.R.I. is in demand. Dirty Rotten Imbeciles, born in Texas in 1982, keep »

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Published on November 25th, 2018

The promise of death is arguably what makes life worth living. If there were no stakes to circumnavigate there could be no real growth, and »

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Published on October 31st, 2018

The Transcaucasian Highway is a hundred-mile mountain pass connecting Russia with two republics to the south. No worries if you’ve never heard of it. I »

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Published on October 31st, 2018

UNWED SAILOR Avant garde, experimental, instrumental music may not be the first thing the average person would pick out to jam to, but Unwed Sailor »

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Published on October 31st, 2018

In 1997, the Cassini-Huygens mission to Saturn and Titan took off from a launchpad on Florida’s Space Coast. Notable as a joint effort between NASA »

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Published on October 30th, 2018

The identical twin brothers who founded Blac Rabbit are at first glance outliers. Born and raised in Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood, Amiri and Rahiem Taylor grew »

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