Tag Archives: hip-hop

BOOM BOX MURAL

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Chilean street artist Seco Sánchez created a large scale boombox mural as  tribute to hip hop culture of 80’s in La Calera V region, Chile.

Denim in Hip-Hop

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The importance of the blue cloth worn by wranglers, cowboys, trappers soon splashed, first the US mainstream and then the world:  James Dean, Marlon Brando and likes wore it, the Ted’s and the Poppers, only the Mod’s seemed to wanted … Continue reading

Money-EM(inem)

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Who would have thought you could sell a brick for a $313, let alone $350? Eminem just did: for the 16th anniversary of his “The Marshall Mathers LP” he secured building material from his childhood home pictured on that album, and … Continue reading

Hip-Hop in a Burka

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Amirah Sackett is a young dancer behind the group “We’re Muslim, Don’t Panic“. Here she show’s us how hijab and burkas cannot stop muslim women from having fun dancing and tries to fight back against the intolerance, discrimination and ignorance. see for yourself:

Hip Hop UK

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“From The Prodigy to Drum & Bass, it’s all come from British hip hop: Massive Attack, Tricky, Soul II Soul – it all came from people who were into hip hop” – Nick “The Head” Hallam of The Stereo MCs” … Continue reading

When Hip Hop Hates Women

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You know the debate and the truth: most of the Hip Hop artists implements the lyrics that are often directly offensive, insulting, repulsive and degrading. Especially to women. The feminist artist Zoe Buckman used those lines and embroidered them onto antique lingerie, … Continue reading

Crossroad on the Sesame St.

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Teach you’re kids a little bit about that extensive hip-hop history in showing them this Sesame Street video of “The Crossroads” by Bone Thugs-n-Harmony 😀 Starring: Grover as Bizzy Bone Elmo as Layzie Bone Cookie Monster as Krayzie Bone and … Continue reading

Diggin’ Deeper

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DIHH stands for “Digging into Hip-Hop” and it is an interactive site, which allows you to browse 2 interactive crates full of 90s hip-hop vinyls: take out and listen. Fun! CHECK, HERE!  

Are you gonna go my way?

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“In 1981, photographer Sophie Bramly moved from France to New York and for two years documented the Big Apple’s burgeoning hip-hop scene, taking pictures of graffiti artists, breakdancers and rappers such as the Beastie Boys and Run-DMC. Previously a fashion … Continue reading

Beatboxing for hunger

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A former hip-hop artist Raph Rashid who is also a local foodie in Melbourne wanted to try out something new so he opened the “Beatbox kitchen” a burger and taco bar which soon reached the cult status among the hungry … Continue reading

Get down, get down…

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Are you one of those people who is binge-watching everything since the “Breaking bad”? Well then, binge-watch this (and don’t wet your pants!): “Netflix has dropped the first trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s music-driven 1970s-set drama series, “The Get Down,” which will … Continue reading