[Editor's note: The Upsetter is a new weekly column exploring music news and pop history from a perspective that is both bewitched and bothered. Here, Andrew Stout will explode the old clichés of rock journalism to make room for some new ones.] Nostalgia's only purpose is to make us dumber -- to m ... More >>
Editor's note: Ahead of the four-year anniversary of beloved '90s party Debaser, we invited party DJs Jamie Jams and Stab Master Arson to make a mix of some of the songs we can expect to hear at Saturday's party. What follows is their mix and commentary. By JAMIE GUZZI Hip-hop historians note that ... More >>
"Big Black" Matt Goias spins eclectic electro at "Daft Cunt"; Louie Vega stops "Remedy" with his Afro-Latin house
The godfather of hip hop graces S.F. with his presence, as do some Filthy Thieving Bastards
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