YESTERDAY IN 1970, BLACK SABBATH INVENTED HEAVY METAL

http://dangerousminds.net/comments/on_this_day_in_1970_black_sabbath_invented_heavy_metal 02.13.2017 06:04 pm Topics: Music Tags: Black Sabbath This morning I was alerted to the fact that the first Black Sabbath album was unveiled upon this world like an evil curse on this day 47 years ago. Try to imagine what kind of experience it was when someone first Continue Reading

THIRD SIGHT: AN ORAL HISTORY OF RAP’S MOST RELUCTANT LONGSHOTS

THIRD SIGHT: AN ORAL HISTORY OF RAP’S MOST RELUCTANT LONGSHOTS Iconoclastic rap group Third Sight has stealthily built a resume over the last two decades as one of the more prolific and consistent backpack-style acts left. They have effectively outlived the two genres with which they were initially associated— Underground Hip-Hop Continue Reading

Meet Brooklyn’s most accomplished hip-hop record label manager turned brewer

Having ridden freight trains and managed a record label, Brooklyn’s spirited Jesse Ferguson faces his newest adventure: running NYC’s next great brewery and distillery. Written by JOSHUA M. BERNSTEIN , FEBRUARY 6, 2017 http://draftmag.com/interboro-brooklyn-jesse-ferguson/ On a recent weekday morning in Brooklyn’s anything-goes East Williamsburg neighborhood, where delivery trucks commandeer bike lanes Continue Reading