1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 6.27.14

    1. Cruel Summer: The Horrible Summer Jobs of Your Favorite Rappers.
    Snoop Dogg servin’ cold Egg McMuffins; Action Bronson Key Food stock boy. By Charles Holmes.
    [ Pigeons & Planes ]

    2. Fight the Power: Spike Lee on Do the Right Thing .
    On the 25th anniversary, the director reflects on shooting his classic film and the strong reaction it stirred. By Gavin Edwards
    [ Rolling Stone ]

    3. Hip-Hop Book: Check the Technique Vol. 2 .
    Author Brian Coleman prepares release of More Liner Notes for Hip-Hop Junkies. By MP.
    [ Mass Appeal ]

    4. Rapper Convicted of Murder, Racketeering and Drug Dealing.
    “The jury asked for copies of testimony from three witnesses, along with a rap video of Mr. Herron’s whose title included an expletive, and surveillance camera footage from city housing projects, before it reached its verdict.” By Stephanie Clifford.
    [ New York Times ]

    5. NYC Box Truck: Brooklyn w/ Chino BYI.
    Writer talks comin’ up in the wild days of graffiti, hits vehicle in Nike-sponsored art project. Words by Rainey Cruz. Short film by Will Robson-Scott.
    [ Mass Appeal ]


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