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A Conversation with Action Bastard

A few weeks ago, a tweet by Jay Cue of NRK sent my world into a temporary tailspin. I was introduced unsuspectingly to the world of Action Bastard, a young Baltimorean emcee/producer with a pension for dense, clever, often cleverly offensive rhymes … Continue reading

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“Joseph Stalin of this rap shit”

You don’t know who Lord Have Mercy is. You can’t know. In today’s instant-gratification-information-overload-everyone-and-their-mother-is-a-rapper-all-you-need-is-a-myspace world, how could you possibly be expected to remember a forgotten member of Busta Rhymes’ erstwhile group the Flipmode Squad? Lord Have Mercy is one of … Continue reading

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Rap Rock, Done Right Pt. II

This post should probably be accompanied by a giant question mark. I don’t know why this appears to be the year of rappers deciding to become rockstars. Maybe it’s Wayne’s fault. But you know what, I doubt Onyx really gives … Continue reading

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