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Don Cornelius

Watch Don Cornelius get down in the best Soul Train line ever

In what may be the greatest Soul Train clip ever, the late Soul Train impresario Don Cornelius boogies his way…

May 27th, 2015 | Wax Poetics | Blog
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Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) reflects on the legacy of Malcolm X

Malcolm X would have celebrated his 90th birthday on Tuesday.

May 21st, 2015 | Wax Poetics | Blog
Collector Eric Edwards

You call yourself a collector? Records are just the beginning.

So you got a few records and some old games, and fancy yourself a collector? It’s a start, but for…

May 13th, 2015 | Wax Poetics | Blog
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Carly Simon

In 1982, Simon got a Chic makeover with Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards…

June 25th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Blog
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World Records

German photographer Kai Schäfer is using photographs of records on turntables to tap into the same emotions that hearing those same records conjures up.

June 6th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Blog
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Wooden Records

Your record going wood may not be a bad thing soon.

May 28th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Blog
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Yeezy Season

Kanye’s got something to say.

May 20th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Blog
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James Brown Live

Wolfgang’s Vault’s concert section is a goldmine of lost treasures. From Charles Mingus to the Meters to The Police, they…

March 11th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Blog
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Rubble Kings Kickstarter Campaign

Filmmaker and WP friend Shan Nicholson has directed a dope documentary about late-60s/mid-70s New York City gangs and their influence on…

March 8th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Blog

Archer Record Pressing Plant

Invincible + Waajeed: Manufacturing “Detroit Summer” 7″ @ Archer Record Pressing from EMERGENCE Media on Vimeo. Follow the Detroit hip-hop…

July 28th, 2010 | Wax Poetics | Blog