Roosevelt Hotel Record Show

 
Pete Rock and Buckwild at the Roosevelt Hotel Record Convention

New York’s golden era had hip-hop luminaries digging in the crates at the legendary Roosevelt Hotel Record Convention

It is no small privilege to have been invited to share with you the story of New York’s legendary Roosevelt…

May 9th, 2014 | John Carraro | Articles
Busta Rhymes (in hat) and John Carraro (at the turntable)

John Carraro

We were saddened to hear last week that our friend John Carraro passed away. He was a well-known record dealer…

December 8th, 2009 | Wax Poetics | In Memoriam
Issue 9

Issue 9

RJD2: Record Roots Turn Up the Phonograph: Dante Ross For the Love of Love Money The Untold Tale of an…

June 21st, 2004 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine

A look back twenty years on Aaliyah’s short but influential career.

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