1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts 2.19.14

    (Artwork: James Campbell Taylor)

    1. NYC Neighborhoods as Chain Brands.
    Big business controls America. By Andy Cush.
    [ ANIMAL ]

    2. Mark Kamins on Danceteria and Early ’80s New York.
    A year after Mark Kamins’ passing, author Tim Lawrence digs into his interview archives to pay tribute to the producer and Danceteria resident.
    [ Red Bull Music Academy ]

    3. Classic Album Sundays: A Tribe Called Quest – Midnight Marauders .
    Our own Chairman Mao on Midnight Marauders ‘s place in the ATCQ catalog.
    [ Classic Album Sundays ]

    4. DJ Stitches – The Unkut Interview.
    DJ Stitches aka Charlie Rock tells his side of the story as he airs his alleged differences with De La Soul and talks about his group Class A Felony. By Robbie Ettelson.
    [ Unkut ]

    5. How South Central Birthed the Next Great Jazz Movement.
    “The perception of jazz is of an 80-year-old guy playing clarinet.” How The West Coast Get Down and other musicians are leading a revitalization of the deeply rooted musical art form. By Mark McDermott.
    [ LA Weekly ]

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