Word on the street from several sources is that the brains behind Menace II Society has decided to take on a new challenge. Tyger Williams has decided to do a hip hop version of Jane Austen’s Emma. The details are pretty sketchy besides the fact that it will be set in an inner-city high school, […]
The beats on Nas’ Illmatic surely rank among the most analyzed in hip-hop. Check out the video below for an audio tour of the samples used to create one of hip-hop’s greatest albums.
The Underwire blog on Wired.com has run a pretty insane story about the Anti-Emo Riots that are apparently spreadinga cross Mexico. Here’s a little bit of what they have to say Music-based subcultures have permeated Mexico’s major cities for decades, fueled by constant migration from rural cities. But only in the past year have emos […]