1. (O)ther (P)eople's (P)osts, 3.8.13

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    1. RBQMA: Fred Wesley.
    Longtime JBs bandleader and P-Funk Horny Horns captain remembers the time the Godfather of Soul got busy with the Moog on "Blow Your Head" and more. By Chairman Mao.
    [ Red Bull Music Academy ]

    2. Kanye West’s 25 Best Beats [2006-2012].
    The more recent highlights from Ye's back catalog. By Alex Russell.
    [ Fake Shore Drive ]

    3. The Oral History of Okayplayer.
    How one of the best hip-hop sites came to be in the words of some of those who made it happen. As told to Damien Scott & Benjamin Chesna.
    [ Complex ]

    4. Hall of Game: Gray Matters.
    Noz on why Houston's DJ Screw may be the most influential hip-hop DJ of this century.
    [ Pitchfork ]

    5. Farewell to Fluid, the Philly Nightclub Where Questlove, Dieselboy and Countless DJs Held Court.
    Cosmo Baker, Rich Medina, and other world class DJs recall the glory days of South Street's favorite dance joint which is closing after 16 years. Was the end inevitable? By Tara Murtha.
    [ Philadelphia Weekly ]

    6. Good to Go ? The story of Go-Go’s The Harder They Come .
    The failed low-budget film Good to Go starring Art Garfunkel was supposed to do for go-go what Jimmy Cliff's standout movie did for reggae. Instead it just pissed off a whole lot of people. By Natalie Hopkinson.
    [ Red Bull Music Academy ]




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