1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 5.2.14


    (Art: Andre LeRoy Davis/ KRS Photo: Michael Benabib/ Sons of N.W.A Photo: Timothy Norris)

    1. Diggin’ In The Files: KRS-One.
    Extensive coverage via magazine and newspaper clippings of the KRS vs. PM Dawn beatdown. By Bill Adler.
    [ Crazy Hood ]

    2. The Sons of Dr. Dre and Eazy-E are Going on Tour as N.W.A.
    Sons of N.W.A is a thing that exists. By Ryan Bassil.
    [ Noisey ]

    3. Rob Base Remembers DJ E-Z Rock.
    "He was a joker. Everybody loved him.” By Jason Newman.
    [ Rolling Stone ]

    4. Brother J (X-Clan): Grand Verbalizing (Interview).
    Talks Dark Sun Riders, sampling, and verbal abuse. By Jake Paine.
    [ Crazy Hood ]

    5. The Making of Marcberg with Roc Marciano.
    Track by track details, plus diggin’ with Large Professor, hangin’ with Axl Rose, and being approached by Jay Z back in the late ’90s about taking his talents to Roc-A-Fella Records. By Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus).
    [ Nah Right ]

    6. “N.Y. State of Mind.”
    Fiction inspired by track #2 of Illmatic. By Michael A. Gonzales.
    [ My Space ]

    7. Non-Rapper Dudes Series: Matt Fingaz Interview.
    On starting Guesswhyld Records and helping everyone from Mos Def and Talib Kweli to Sha Money XL get their feet in the door of the music game. By Robbie Ettelson.
    [ Unkut ]

    8. The NBA Should Have Banned Donald Sterling a Long Time Ago.
    "It's time to stop him from making a profit off the people he hates.” By Luther Campbell.
    [ Miami New Times ]

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