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A variety of Wax-respected writers take up the cause of edu-tainment.

 
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Michael Jackson
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Everybody loves sound systems. Besides venue owners.
Daisuke Sawa of Dub Siren HiFi cracks the code of a modern-day hypocrisy.
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Rap journalist Oliver Wang denied that Illmatic was a classic twenty years ago. We all have our regrets.
Twenty years later, Nas's masterpiece still stands the test of time
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Illustrator Wilfred Limonious drew over 150 iconic dancehall LP covers
New book collects artist's work, also displayed at Hometown HiFi in L.A.
Wilfred Limonious - courtesy Chris Bateman / www.infinestyle.wordpress.com
Uptown Top Chinatown Swap Ranking
Beat Swap Meet #24!
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The film Babylon looks at London’s early ’80s sound-system scene
How Black London's Mean Streets turned into a legendary movie
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King Tubby’s salvaged speaker box
Sonos Presents HOMETOWN HIFI
Hometown Hifi. Photo © Ralf Strathmann for Sonos.
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Convergence by Jackson Pollock
Culture Is Cool…
But Society Happens
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Keeping It Real
Danny Brown, Drake, and how reality is kept now
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Denzel Curry
South Florida flows
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Humble Trappings
Blue-collar hip-hop and recasting the drug dealer's myth
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Serves Cold, Feels Warm
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Pepperboy
Post-Gang Positive Wave
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Bernie Worrell
All the Woo in the World and the legacy of funk
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Tree
New old world with new new sounds
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Internet Synchronicity
Ryan Hemsworth
Photo by Conrad McGee
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Human Production Powers
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Consistency vs. Growth
DJ Muggs isn't afraid to stretch out
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“Welcome to the Exciting World of Len Co.”
In conversation with Mr Len about his latest instrumental EP The Marvels of Yestermorrow with High Water Music
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Anomalous
A mixtape of curious jazz sounds, curated by John "L.A. Jay" Barnes III
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