Community Scholar’s Mixtape Museum Is an Ode to Hip-Hop

Countdown to AES NY!

Hip-Hop, Archiving, Preservation, and Mixtapes Panel at 2019 Audio Engineering Society’s NYC Convention!

On October 18, 10:15 – 11:15 am, we’re discussing hip-hop, archiving, preservation and mixtapes at the Audio Engineering Society’s NYC Convention! The convention will feature four days of dedicated programming to archiving and… Continue reading

Table Talk with DJ Cash Money at The New School

Hip-Hop Education: Propelling and Preserving the Movement

For the last few years, I’ve continued developing, The Mixtape Museum with the support of a Columbia University through their CU Community Scholars program. On Wednesday, April 11 at Columbia University, I will gather… Continue reading

#VTDITC #1: DJing & Fair Use

Originally posted on Craig E. Arthur:
This Thursday (2/16)! Eric from the Flowmigos 12 o’clock tip Hey Mr. DJ

MXM Founder Hosts Second Hip Hop Hacks

MXM Founder Guest of Music Archivist Steve Rosenthal on Work x Work’s ‘on air’ at the Wythe Hotel

Cassette Film at International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR)

Join Zack Taylor and Lou Ottens tomorrow night in Rotterdam for a very special screening of Cassette. The film will be playing as part of the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) at the Schouwburg… Continue reading

Collector’s Spotlight: Eric Johnson | Chico, California

In this series, MXM features avid mixtape collectors and their analog collections. Originally from the east coast, Eric Johnson lives in Chico, California. You can take the mixtape collector out of the tri-state area… Continue reading

Must Be the Music: Soundtracking Black Freedom from Funk to Hip-Hop

HHEC Invites You to Pres-Screen “Kicks”

Pop-Up Hip-Hop Hacks w/ Oxymorrons

Cassette: A Documentary

Business of Music Seminars presents “We’ve Hear Heard Your Music, What’s Your Story?’

Statement Regarding Afrika Bambaataa Allegations, Hip-Hop and the Media

  The Center for Hip-Hop Advocacy Executive Director Manny Faces issued the following statement on Tuesday, April 19, 2016: — Part of our role in advocating for greater understanding and appreciation of hip-hop’s… Continue reading

Master Class with DJ Neil Armstrong

Hip-Hop Hacks sponsors Microsoft and Hercules presents Master Class with DJ Neil Armstrong. Known for his turntablism, musical expertise, and mixtape prowess, DJ Neil Armstrong is one of the most polarizing figures in… Continue reading

Tahir Hemphill’s Hip Hop Database Is A Teaching Tool

Hip-Hop Hacks: The Remix

Thanks to our sponsors, volunteers, attendees, and friends #HipHopHacks was a success. We had over 600 people in attendance, but it’s not over! Tomorrow we continue the conversation at Wix Lounge. Join us… Continue reading

Countdown to #HipHopHacks at Spotify

Minds Behind the Music: Post SXSW

A discussion with CEO of Bandsintown, Fabrice Sergent, super-producer Amadeus [J Lo, Chris Brown, Justin Bieber] and Head of Marketing for Wix Music, Jonathan Keren on what you should know post #SXSW. Tuesday, March 24 at… Continue reading

Press Release: Hip-Hop Hacks

 Young Hackers and The Mixtape Museum Host Hip-Hop Hacks on Saturday, April 2nd and Sunday, April 3rd at Spotify in NY Young Hackers and The Mixtape Museum team up to host Hip-Hop Hacks,… Continue reading

Join Us for Hip-Hop Hacks!

On Saturday, April 2 and Sunday, April 3rd, The Mixtape Museum and Young Hackers are hosting Hip-Hop Hacks at Spotify NY.  Hip-Hop Hacks is a two-day hackathon for high school students to explore… Continue reading

The Roots and Wings of Hip-Hop Culture Exploring Hip-Hop, Healing & Spirituality


Minds Behind The Music: #‎1ON1With‬ featuring Cali Green at Wiz Lounge

Minds Behind The Music is excited to start the year with a new installment of ‪#‎1ON1With‬ featuring Cali Green; Manager of Urban Media at eOne Music. Join us and our event partner Wix at… Continue reading

Tape Hiss, Compression, and the Stubborn Materiality of Sonic Diaspora

Originally posted on Sounding Out!:
In an article for Pitchfork, music critic Adam Ward reminisces about digital music files that sound as if they’re “being played through a payphone,” and calls the extreme…

DJ Con/Rapacon Wrap-up

On November 19, 2015, The Hip Hop Cultural Center in Harlem (H2C2) brought 125 DJs to spin live on 125th street for DJ-Con. If you missed this groundbreaking event, watch the wrap-up!

Happy Holidays from The Mixtape Museum!

Support The Universal Hip Hop Museum’s “Buy Back Hip-Hop” Campaign

The mission of  The Universal Hip Hop Museum (UHHM) is to teach, engage and inspire audiences around the world through the creativity and power of Hip Hop Culture. The UHHM carries out its… Continue reading

Join Us for the Inaugural “Minds Behind the Music” Honors #MBMHonors

Minds Behind the Music (MBM) is pleased to host the Inaugural #MBMHonors celebrating a successful 2015 and commemorating industry professionals who have demonstrated professional excellence while giving back to their communities. Hosted by… Continue reading