Taylor helps power the Underground Collective, which provides platforms for hip hop culture throughout the Raleigh and Durham community, and presented the first Beats 'n Bars Festival last year. Harmon and Toon Rice, aka Professor Toon, co-founded the DURM.
East Union High graduate Andrew Bell has become a permanent fixture in the Sacramento hip-hop scene since moving to the State Capital from the Bay Area several years ago. Here are a few of his views on the status of that culture and where he hopes to see.
Scroll to the bottom of Bandcamp.com; click on the ‘hip-hop/rap’ tag, then on the ‘beat-tape’ tag ... Tipped Dove is known for working with key MCs in the New York City underground scene—but A Cabin Record proves his ability to wander off.
As one-half of Reflection Eternal alongside Talib Kweli and a former in-house producer for Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Records, the Cincinnati, OH native has carved out a legacy in both the underground ... ourselves in hip-hop history.”.
DJ battle contestants: John Beez, K-Swizz, Kayper, Miles Medina, Rafik, Rocket Jackson, Vekked, Yuto Beat battle contestants ... MPC – already well-known to those familiar with underground Hip Hop duo The Extremities – to Vekked’s turntable guitar.
The Albany ... hip-hop event every last Thursday of the month called Bottles and Beats. We don’t just host any hip-hop. We support a certain qualified talent of hip-hop artists. We are the only place that I know of that continuously brings in larger.
If you’re interested in seeing the best hip-hop the Triangle has to offer, may we suggest heading to downtown Durham this weekend for the second annual Beats n Bars Festival ... and American Underground (which will host panel discussions, roundtables.
In the early 1990s, Lords Of The Underground released several successful and acclaimed Hip-Hop albums. DoItAll (aka Dupre Kelly ... Last year, DoItAll released Beats And Rhymes, Vol. 1. That project features fellow Garden State MCs as El Da Sensei.
ABC beat out Fox in a bidding war in May for a revival of ... The two companies had previously partnered to on the WGN America scripted series “Underground.” The series would be the first major sale for Primary Wave since Gaspin took over as president.
He was the skate rat, dodging the cops, watching and obsessing over underground hip-hop videos. She was holding a microphone ... Acadia Ave. Dixon wrote the beats, plays bass and keyboards and raps on the album. “I use her in the background as a vocal.