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Metal Lungies Version 2.0.

  IT’S FINALLY HERE. Making ML a sleek custom setup is a dream I’ve had in my crazed mind for a minute as many of you in the ML inner circle know. Today it has finally become a reality.  Boy, was it worth the wait, I still can’t believe this..

Beth Fladung’s Hip-Hop Photography

You’re probably familiar with Beth’s work, since we’ve used her photos for several posts on this very site. She’s a Brooklyn, NY based photographer who’s had her work published in magazines including Scratch, URB, The FADER & Waxpoetics. She has a talent for really capturing the essence of her subject’s..

Beat Drop: Curtis Mayfield.

Before there was… … there was… Like previous Beat Drop subject Isaac Hayes (and unlike all other Beat Drop subjects), Curtis Mayfield has not produced any hip hop records — at least not directly. However, he has produced, written, and performed (either with his heavenly voice or ability to play..

Beat Drop: The Neptunes.

The “Neptunes sound” is candy sweet. Allow me to explain (so that I don’t have to say “no homo”)… Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo, despite their initial successes as hitmakers for the likes of Noreaga and Ol’ Dirty Bastard, are responsible for some of the most “bubble gum” music of..