1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 4.2.1

    1. RIP Frankie Knuckles, The Godfather of House.
    Remembering the man who created house music. By Todd L. Burns.
    [ RBMA ]

    2. Frankie Knuckles, House Music ‘Godfather,’ Dead at 59.
    A great quote from the Godfather: “I think dancing is one of the best things anyone can do for themselves. And it doesn’t cost anything.” Rest in Power. By Greg Kot.
    [ Chicago Tribune ]

    3. Wu-Tang Clan Offered $5 Million for One-Of-a-Kind Album, Says RZA.
    The 31-track album, which was recorded in secret over the past few years and produced by Cilvaringz “under the tutelage” of the RZA, will be housed in a hand carved nickel-silver box. By Jem Aswad.
    [ Billboard ]

    4. If Megahertz Was About to Become a Superproducer, Why Did He Disappear?
    “When I left, I didn’t even pack a bag. I left with the Timbs I had on and some sweatpants.” Producer behind records like Nas’ “Got Ur Self a Gun” explains why he dropped out of the rat race. By Paul Cantor.
    [ Complex ]

    5. Black Milk: Groove Theory.
    Detroit native talks Glitches In The Break , vinyl, and why some people need to ease off the Twitter and Facebook a lil’ bit. By Jake Paine.
    [ Arena ]

    6. Video Vault: 14 Artists Promote Their 1994 Album Releases on Yo! MTV Raps .
    LPs plugged include: Common’s Resurrection , Gang Starr’s Hard To Earn , Jeru’s The Sun Rises In The East , Method Man’s Tical , O.C.’s Word Life , OutKast’s Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik , Pete & CL’s The Main Ingredient , and Redman’s Dare Iz a Darkside . Words by Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus).
    [ Nah Right ]

    7. Question in the Form of An Answer: An Interview with Thelonious Martin.
    Producer speaks on Adult Swim bumps, going to school, and upcoming album, Wunderkid . By Tosten Burks.
    [ Passion of the Weiss ]

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