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Hip Hop Mix #2

February 17, 2011


At the end of each post on this blog is included recommended Hip Hop-influenced listening, here compiled into mix #2 Buffalo Gals Malcolm McLaren: Early Hip Hop gem from pioneering legend Malcolm McLaren alongside the groundbreaking World Famous Supreme Team Love J Dilla featuring Pharoahe Monche: Beautifully uplifting track from J Dilla. Straight up Hip […]

2010 through the Hip Hop lens

December 30, 2010


It’s that time of year – lists, lists, lists and best bits: the year’s best albums, the decade’s best artists, the top ten news headlines for 2010, the best bits from Pineapple Studios’ idiotic pop star obsessive Star Man etc. Keeping in tune with the time for lists, here are 2010’s best (or worse) moments […]

Pass me the forty!

December 18, 2010


I turned forty last week. My mum duly gave me some new slippers, more as a practical gift than a witty reference to this blog. (By the way, my new slippers are very nice, thank you very much.) Turning forty has been a pleasure – I was about ready for it. I’m a Dad, my […]