13 hrs ago
Welcome to the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest, which will be the same, but different
When the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest opens at the Fair Grounds on Friday, April 25th, it will look and feel much like last year's festival, and the one before that.
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15 hrs ago
Flavor Flav to appear in Bethlehem
Known for wearing his signature oversized clock, the founding member of rap group Public Enemy will appear Thursday at Vision Bar.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
19 Record Store Day Releases To Fill Your Shopping Bag
There's nothing easier than swiping or clicking to get a new single or album from your favorite artist.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Topic Hub Public Enemy's Chuck Talks About Record Store Day
This Saturday April 19th marks the return of Record Store Day , the annual holiday that encourages music fans to get out and support their local independent music retailers and pick up some of the limited edition goodies specially released for the day.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Sir Mix-A-Lot will perform in Greeley on Saturday
Sir Mix-A-Lot appears Saturday at the Moxi Theater in downtown Greeley. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $18 in advance and $25 the day of the show.
Flavor Flav's Legal Troubles: A History
Rapper and reality TV star Flavor Flav is no stranger to legal troubles and run ins with the law.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Flavor Flav Avoids Jail Sentence, Cops Plea Deal On Domestic Violence Charges
Flavor Flav dodged a bullet when he copped a plea deal today , and will also avoid jail time for domestic violence charges dating back to 2012.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Back When: The 49 Best Rap Albums Of '94
What's the greatest year in hip-hop history? '88, the year of Public Enemy, Big Daddy Kane, and Boogie Down Productions? '96, when ATLiens , Ironman , All Eyez On Me , and Reasonable Doubt dropped? What about 1994? Things were in a state of healthy flux in '94.
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Flavor Flav Taking Plea Deal In Vegas Battery Case
Entertainer Flavor Flav is poised to take a plea deal that would avoid trial in a Las Vegas domestic violence case.
Why Outkast's Hey Ya! has stood the test of time
"Musically and lyrically, OutKast are unusual, even given the medium's history of experimentation.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
LIer Chuck D named 'ambassador' of Record Store Day 2014
Like many musicians and music fans of a certain age, Chuck D has no trouble remembering the first record he bought with his own money.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Detroit Free Press
How Nirvana influenced Jay Z, Lil Wayne -- and Demi Lovato?
No surprise that The Vaselines and The Pixies were major influences on Nirvana's music.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Spike Lee & Eminem to Team Up on 'Headlights' Video
Over the weekend, Eminem revealed to fans on Instagram that his next music video will be a partnership with legendary filmmaker Spike Lee.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
The great adventures of masterful storyteller and hip-hop founding father Slick Rick
Well, you could make probably make that argument for any year half a decade before or after 1988 - this is the height of hip-hop's golden age we're talking about.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Public Enemy rapper Chuck D visits MU, discusses rap, education
"D, the enemy tellin' you to hear it/ they praised the music, this time they play the lyrics."
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Rhyme and Punishment
One of the most famous descriptions of hip-hop comes from Public Enemy's Chuck D, who once characterized rap music as "the black CNN."
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Grammy Award-Winning Rock Band Living Colour to Perform at Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Santa Fe University of Art and Design announced today that the Grammy Awardwinning powerhouse Living Colour will perform on campus April 19 at the Shellaberger Tennis Center as part of the universitys Artists for Positive Social Change series.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Flavor Flav's New York speeding case is postponed
Police say Flavor Flav was speeding and driving without a license on the Meadowbrook Parkway on Long Island on Jan. 9. DOVER, DE - JUNE 21: Flavor Flav of Public Enemy performs onstage at the Firefly Music Festival at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway on June 21, 2013 in Dover, Delaware.