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Golden Plains review: Public Enemy ...
On Sunday night in the Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre, New York hip-hop legends Public Enemy put on a show that blew most of what we've seen there before right out of the water, and set the bar intimidatingly high for any act that might attempt to eclipse it in the near future.
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Golden Plains Music Festival
THERE was no shortage of dust - gold dust, so to speak - at the eighth Golden Plains Music Festival this long weekend.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Having time of their lives
TOPPERS Macklemore and Ryan Lewis last night closed Breath of Life's day-long musical assault on Inveresk in front of a red-faced crowd of about 10,000.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
DJ Jazzy Jeff Brings Decades of Experience to Myth Lounge
Seasoned hip-hop fans of a certain age will remember Jazzy Jeff as part of DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, a rap duo that began in the late '80s before Will Smith went solo and became a movie star.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
De La Soul, '3 Feet High and Rising' at 25:...
Twenty-five years ago today , De La Soul's seminal debut LP, "3 Feet High and Rising," was released.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Rap disrespect of black icons raises concerns
This combination of 1955 and 2013 photos shows Emmett Till in Chicago, about six months before he was killed in Aug. 1955 while visiting relatives Mississippi, and Lil Wayne, whose real name is Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. performing in Irvine, Calif.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Flavor Flav now fronts a cover band
Today in "You Can't Make This Stuff Up," Public Enemy's Flavor Flav fronts a new band called the FlavorTronZ, who "cover hit songs from the '70s thru the '90s [...] from such greats like Wild Cherry, Sly & The Family Stone, Elton John, Led Zeppelin, The Gap Band and many others."
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Albany Times Union
Why musicians dress so oddly
The Bee Gees: What's the point of paying all that money for chest hair implants if you don't show them off? Flavor Flav: Strangely, Public Enemy relied on the one member with terrible eyesight to keep track of time.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Chuck D Named 2014 Record Store Day Ambassador
Chuck D is the official Record Store Day Ambassador for 2014 and he's an excellent choice.
The Modesto Bee
Hip-hop artist Chuck D set to deliver Mo. lecture
Now 53 years old, Chuck D became a hip-hop star in the late 1980s as the front man of Public Enemy, whose songs addressed social, political and economic issues facing urban communities.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Chuck D to Serve as Record Store Day Ambassador
In an effort to get music fans to believe the hype, Record Store Day has picked Public Enemy frontman Chuck D as its next ambassador in advance of the event on April 19th.
The Huffington Post
Justin Bieber Goes By Bizzle Now
Justin Bieber seems to have changed his name, at least on Instagram, and has acknowledged the change on Twitter -- where he retweeted a couple of fans who've announced it.