A (Not At All Definitive) History of Hip Hop Mixtapes

A (Not At All Definitive) History of Hip Hop Mixtapes

From dubbed cassettes to burned CDs to 128kbsp mp3s, Noz details how mixtapes became – and remain – an integral part of hip hop.

Cassettes, could move great distances and with stealth.

For a while, burned CDs moved via the same network. But in time, technology would devour the entire scene.