Bobbito Garcia


Charlie Ahearn’s Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer

Charlie Ahearn, director of the first hip-hop feature ever, the seminal Wild Style, brings us a definitive portrait of the Brooklyn native Jamel Shabazz, who documented New York urban street culture for decades….

August 1st, 2013 | | Events
Tame Pose

The Fresh Artifact

Rahem “Tame One” Brown sounds unusually literal when he says that he’ll probably rap till he’s seventy. But if he…

August 25th, 2011 | | Articles

D.I.T.C. Crew reflects on their careers and the late, great Big L

  Nearly twelve years after the fatal shooting of Lamont “Big L” Coleman on February 15, 1999, the whole story…

January 7th, 2011 | | Articles
Photo by Nabil Elberkin

Nas and Damian Marley unite for the album Distant Relatives

It was 1988 when twenty-five year old Queensbridge housing resident Richard Luke choked to death on his own vomit, lying…

May 20th, 2010 | | Articles

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March 30th, 2010 | | Case Study

The Kool Keith interview

Keith Thornton’s ability to stand out in a crowd has been his greatest asset, which has allowed him to shift…

October 23rd, 2009 | | Articles

Issue 1

Turning the Tables on Bobbito Library of Sound Sound Library WFMU Record Fair, New York City Give the Engineer Some…

December 21st, 2001 | | Wax Poetics Magazine
Young Gun Silver Fox

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