1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 9.10.14

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    (Photo: Henry Chalfant)

    1. Dicing With Death: The Original New York Graffiti Artists – In Pictures.
    “Notorious subway painters of the era tell their tales as Henry Chalfant , the photographer who logged their art, opens up his archive" in new book, Training Days: The Subway Artists Then and Now .
    [ The Guardian ]

    2. "Ain't Nothing Shine Brighter Than That Bad Boy”: The Inside Story of Hip-Hop's Most Notorious Label.
    "An oral history of how Puff Daddy, Biggie Smalls... and an ocean of champagne" changed the game. By Craig Barboza.
    [ GQ ]

    3. Mike D Designed A $5 Million Townhouse In Boerum Hill.
    Crib could be yours if you got a hefty trust fund. By Sophie Weiner.
    [ ANIMAL ]

    4. Billy Danze Affirms Radio Disconnect & Jay Z Asking To Join "4 Alarm Blaze.”
    M.O.P. strongman talks D&D, Funk Flex, and mainstream radio brainwashing. By Andre Grant.
    [ HipHopDX]

    5. We’re All DJs Now.
    Get familiar with Jonathan Shecter ’s newest venture.
    [ Medium ]

    6. The Hip-Hop Hustle, Then and Now.
    The grind of pushing rap CDs on the streets of New York. Includes interview with Percee P. By Jay Smooth .
    [ Color Lines ]




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