1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 10.8.14

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    1. Westwood ft. Ice-T Interview & Heavy D Session (October 1988).
    The "Sound of Rap ’n’ Roll" from the Capital Rap Show. By Random Rap Radio Craig.
    [Random Rap Radio]

    2. K-Def Breaks Down His Favorite Beats.
    Real Live, Lord Tariq, LOTUG… By MP.
    [Mass Appeal]

    3. Lawtown’s Finest: The Lyrical Rise and Tragic Death of Mass Rap Legend Scientifik.
    Two decades ago, a promising MC from small post-industrial Lawrence dropped some of the most tragically slept-on rap gems of the ’90s. By Alex Ramirez
    [Dig Boston]

    4. Ask Willie D: I Get Off With a Vacuum Cleaner. Help!
    More sound advice from the Gangster of Love.
    [Houton Press]

    5. 24 Outrageous Prince Stories.
    Roller skating, going door-to-door for Jehovah's Witnesses, and flipping’ out on Ecstasy? By David Marchese
    [Vulture]

    6. Three Rap Historians and a Microphone: Turning the Tape Recorder on Hip-Hop Author Brian Coleman.
    Will Check The Technique Vol. 2 be the last in the album liner notes book series? By Pacey Foster.
    [Dig Boston]

    7. Philip Michael Thomas’ “Living The Book Of My Life”
    A look back at the Miami Vice star’s Jah-awful reggae album. By Desmond Alfonso.
    [LargeUp]




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