Gift of Gab Announces New Solo Record

Today, Blackalicious emcee Gift of Gab announced the October 27 release of his second solo album. Imaginatively-titled Escape 2 Mars, the new record features…

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The Drum Celebrates 25 Years

KZSU DJ Kevvy Kev  is the Yoda of hip-hop – a wise Jedi of boom-bap who has been a constant force in supporting the…

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My Big Fat World Music Weekend

In this economy, who has the means to travel internationally anymore? Luckily, with all the world music acts coming through the Bay Area of…

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Let's Go to the Hip Hop

Just before Oakland's beloved hip-hop duo Blackalicious sets off to tour Australia, members Chief Xcel and Gift of Gab host the Blackalicious Holiday Affair….

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