Slow Down this Summer

Maybe it’s an occupational hazard or maybe I just have a never-ending fascination with whatever new or rehashed and complicated hip-hop dance that my white-self will struggle to pull off without looking awkward, only to become marginally good at it once the new dance has arrived. Now, I’m going to
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Classic Hip-Hop: Portland Cello Project

When I think of classic hip-hop I think of The Geto Boys’s “Mind Playing Tricks On Me” or Nas’s “One Love” or Outkast’s “Two Dope Boyz (In a Cadillac)” or — you get the idea. At no point do I ever think of adding an ‘al’ to the end of
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Rock The Bells 2012 Line-Up Announced

School is out for the summer, if only for those of us at UCB. So, that means that this announcement, the announcement for the line-up of arguably the biggest and most anticipated hip-hop festival on the planet was just around the corner. Yes,  the bill for this year’s Rock The
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Hip Hop Festival to Liven People’s Park

There’s nothing like a hip hop festival to reanimate Dead Week corpses, and Cal Students for Hip Hop are bringing hip hop to the people (zombie or otherwise) this Saturday, May 5 at People’s Park. The 16th annual Hip Hop in the Park, a free festival with music, live graffiti
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Sample Sundays: A Farewell Dedication

That’s right, people. If you didn’t read the title (who even reads these days?), this is my sign off. I’m figuratively retiring my jersey, hanging up my cleats, taking off my gloves, unplugging the mic (I may pick one up some day, but for now I’ll continue to spit unintelligible
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Sean Born is Just Trying to Keep the ‘Lights On’

Mello Music Group seems to just keep releasing heat. There’s nothing else to say, really. Having slept on them for far too long, it’s only fitting that I’m just now hearing about Sean Born, the Maryland MC with rhymes that take you back to the ’90s (think a more clean-cut
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Daily Cal Street Style: Spring Favorites

In the springtime, we remember all that is glorious in being a Californian. Walking down any one of campus’s bustling avenues, you’ll notice incessantly smiling students, girls putting their best sundress on display, and just a little extra spunk in the air. That’s why we, your fashionably single style-photographers, have
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