The Mixtape

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The EBS Mindtrip: 24 Hour Edition

Welcome “ProfessU” to the Hip Hop Blogosphere

  ProfessU is designed exclusively for a wide and diverse audience with enlightened curiosity. ProfessU was created to give a positive voice to entertainment and sports figures in trending news, interviews and unique… Continue reading

RUN DMC Live 3.16.2013

All Hail the Queen: A Tribute to Women in Hip Hop

Cookin Soul X DJ Whookid – “Ready for X-Mas”



Christopher George Latore Wallace (May 21, 1972 – March 9, 1997) J.Period & Ralph McDaniels f. The Notorious B.I.G. – “Flava in Ya Ear (March 9 Video Remix)” from J.Period on Vimeo.

Now Scream! The Hip Hop Collection Exhibition

Now Scream! The Hip Hop Collection Exhibition The mission of the Cornell Hip Hop Collection (CHHC) is to collect and make accessible the historical documents of Hip Hop culture, and to ensure their… Continue reading

Higher Learning Series: Hip-Hop and Technology [Digital Humanities] w/ Rap Genius

Higher Learning Series: Hip-Hop and Technology at Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Meet Ilan Zechory, Mahbod Moghadam, and Tom Leham graduates of Yale University… Continue reading

The Elephant Mixtapes Project?

Who:  A dude named Mr. Buckets What:  It’s called The Elephant Mixtapes Project, a slightly modified version of “The Easter Egg Hunt.” Where: Chi-town ( Why:  Because he is generous and loves mixtapes!… Continue reading

Community Day. A Hip Hop Cultural Event: Respect to the QueenZ!!

Society for Cinema & Media Studies (SCMS)

Originally posted on Sounding Out!:
For the 2013 Society for Cinema and Media Studies meeting in Chicago, Sounding Out!  enlisted one of our favorite guest writers, radio scholar Neil Verma (whom you’ll remember from…

Hip-Hop Pedagogy & Influence is Global w/ Martha Diaz

@SpokenReasons & @UncleRush Team Up to Bring You the Record Deal featuring a C-60 Cassette

Hip Hop: Unbound from the Underground | Ithaca Gears Up to Celebrate Hip Hop in a Major Way

From April 4-7, 2013 the community of Ithaca, NY will host a major celebration of Hip Hop culture. There will be 4 full days of events: gallery exhibitions, panel discussions, movie screenings, and… Continue reading

Kid Capri at CIAA 2013


Originally posted on Davey D's Hip Hop Corner:
Upon hearing about the Feds and NYPD coming down and violently evicting Rebel Diaz and the Artist Collective from an abandoned space in the…

Rebel Diaz Arts Collective (RDACBX) Shut Down by Federal Marshals and NYPD

The Rebel Diaz Arts Collective (RDACBX) is a Hip-Hop community center in the South Bronx. Through performances, educational workshops, and multi-media training, RDACBX aims to provide a safe space for cultural exchanges. |… Continue reading

The DMC Online DJ Championships Launches on March 22nd

DMC pioneers of the DMC World DJ Championships broke the boundaries of the DJ World in 2011 when launching the enormously successful DMC Online DJ Championships. We now head into Year 3! The… Continue reading

DJ Jazzy Jeff by Askem

Dear DJs. From Rob Swift.

Dear DJs: I’m sure many of you have noticed the majority of my posts lately have been aimed at you young DJs out there. I encounter a lot of you at Scratch DJ… Continue reading

Bobbito Garcia and Stretch Armstrong at New Museum for “NYC1993” Exhibit

“NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star” exhibition looks at art made and exhibited in New York over the course of one year. Centering on 1993, the exhibition is conceived as a time… Continue reading

International Hip-Hop Parade (IHHP) Symposium

Panelists include: Don Dinero Mc Joha Capaz DJ Easy Lee Eddie B. Swift Mikey D Fabel Pabon Award recipients are: Ted Smooth Tony Atwood Ralph McDaniels Hazhe MC Joha

ABC News covers #ScienceGenius #HipHopEd

“The idea here is to take what they are looking for already, combine that with their culture, introduce them to science which is something they are inherently good at anyway and then open up new possibilities.” – Dr. Chris… Continue reading

Stampede Fireflies Presents BronxRBG

Death Wish Mixtape: Sounding Trayvon Martin’s Death

by R.N. Bradley for Sounding Out!: Sound Studies Blog Published on March 26, 2012 “Many men wish death up on me/ blood in my eye dog and I can’t see/ I’m trying to be… Continue reading

Davey D Made a Mixtape: Hip Hop Songs You Should Know As We Celebrate Black History (Volume 1)

Originally posted on Davey D's Hip Hop Corner:
With this being Black History Month, I been going through a lot of songs and videos that may give us food for thought, inspire…

2013 DMC in Denver

Million Hoodies Candlelight Vigil for Trayvon Martin