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  • Blogs

    March 5, 2013

    Independent Hip-Hop Icon Murs To Play at Gramophone Tonight: An Interview

    One of the icons of independent hip-hop for over a decade, Murs comes to St. Louis tonight at the Gramophone. The fearless leader of the Road to Paid Dues Tour, Murs is traveling coast-to-coast to spread the word about the upcoming 2013 installment of his annual festival, which takes place at the e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2011

    DJ Kase One on J Dilla and the Future of the Hip-Hop DJ

    Photo by Jon Scorfina​ Despite vinyl's outdated technology, it is an essential aspect of hip-hop culture. Considering this, up-and-comer DJ Kase One (a.k.a. Aaron Hinton) chooses to spin only vinyl at his regular gig Diggin In The Crates at Delmar Lounge, every second Saturday of the month at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2011

    Raekwon at the Firebird, 5/16/11: Review, Photos, Setlist

    Photo by Jon Gitchoff​ Raekwon/Steddy P and DJ Mahf/Safety Words The Firebird May 16, 2011 Safety Words, heretofore most commonly known for mashing eight-bit video game samples with rap tracks, officially retired those songs last night. You will never again hear "Biggie, Rae, Ghost, Rash, Zi ... More >>

  • Music

    June 3, 2009
  • Music

    June 4, 2008

    Del the Funky Homosapien

    8 p.m. Saturday, June 7. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.

  • Music

    May 30, 2007

    Danzig with the Stars

    The coolest guy you know named Glenn finds Lost Tracks.

  • Music

    March 21, 2007

    C-Rayz Walz / DJ Crucial / Jia Davis

    9 p.m. Friday, March 23. Off Broadway, (3509 Lemp Avenue)

  • Music

    September 13, 2006

    Also Playing: Casper and the Cookies

    8 p.m., St. Louis University's Billiken Club (Busch Student Center, 20 North Grand Boulevard).

  • Yearend

    December 22, 2004

    On the Down-Low

    Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon youve been jamming and dig this years buried black-music treasures.

  • News

    December 8, 2004

    Bad 2 Tha Bone

    Christian Scientist hip-hop artists Tucker Booth and Jonathan Toth have this underground rap thing down cold

  • Music

    April 21, 2004


    Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition (Def Jux)

  • Music

    April 7, 2004

    Can We Kick It?

    Old-school hip-hop is ready for revival

  • Music

    December 4, 2002

    White Riot

    Jewish pottymouth MC Paul Barman makes a brilliant hip-hop oddity

  • Music

    September 4, 2002


    From Filthy Tongue of Gods and Griots (Ipecac)

  • Music

    June 19, 2002


    Fantastic Damage (Definitive Jux)

  • Music

    May 22, 2002

    Beat Juggler

    Hip-hop legend Prince Paul is responsible for some of the music's most transcendent moments