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    Italian Beastie Boys parody record by La Bestia Boya from Bill Adler’s record collection. (Photo courtesy of Dust & Grooves.)

    1. Dust & Grooves: Bill Adler – New York, NY.
    Our friend Ill Badler gives us all a look at his vinyl collection, an eclectic mix of hip-hop, country, jazz, funk, and quite possibly the world’s best (or, at least, most obscure) Xmas records (trust us, we’re on his holiday mailing list and have the CD mixes to prove it).
    [ Dust & Grooves ]

    2. The Complete History of André 3000 Guest Verses.
    From TLC remixes to Dungeon Family cameos to a few you might not know. By Brad Wete & Jordan Zirm.
    [ Complex ]

    3. Beanie Sigel Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Tax Evasion.
    Beans, unfortunately, is heading back to the can. You just can’t beat Uncle Sam.
    [ Hip-Hop Wired ]

    4. Rescued From the Fire #40: Mr. Muthaf***in’ Exquire.
    Ex picks Games, Dames And Guitar Thangs by Funkadelic guitarist Eddie Hazel as one album he’d save from a burning building. Says the BK rapper: “It’s amazing. That nigga was probably better than Hendrix on the low.” By Noz.
    [ Red Bull Music Academy ]

    5. Afrika Bambaataa Appointed Visiting Scholar At Cornell University.
    We hope he attends classes wearing the King Tut look he’s got going on in the photo accompanying this article.
    [ HipHopDX ]

    6. Interview: Elai Tubo.
    As in, “Yo Elai – turn the bass down and let the beat keep on rockin’… and we outta here.” “Paid In Full” engineer/DJ/radio host/producer shares memories – and a vintage WBLS mix. By Andreas Vingaard.
    [ Other Sounds ]

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