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  • 10/03/2006

Latin Rapper Announces Hip-Hop Scholarship

LatinRapper.com, a popular and hugely comprehensive sight for Latin hip-hop and reggaeton music, recently announced the establishment of the annual Hip Hop scholarship. Latin undergraduates who submit an essay through LatinRapper.com will be eligible to receive the $500 scholarship to apply towards their education. Read more » 

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  • 10/03/2006

Brooklyn Bodega And Room Service Group Host J Dilla Celebration

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Few people are not aware that hip-hop heavyweight James Yancey, aka J Dilla or Jay Dee, passed away this past February of complications from the disease Lupus. Over the last several months celebrations, tributes, and fundraisers have sprung up worldwide to commemorate one of the most important producers in hip-hop and raise awareness about the disease.
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  • 10/03/2006

Now Playing At Peepshow: Pier 70 And The Magical Pianos

"A shipyard back in the bustling days of industrial San Francisco, now a place for graffiti, drinkin, loungin, breakin stuff, skateboarding, and-more recently-for playing music."

Photographer Chris Gould discovers that there's more than just boat parts in abandoned shipyards, then goes on to capture the artwork, swings, debris, and three pianos all found on San Francisco's Pier 70. What a concert hall that would make!

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  • 10/02/2006

Tauba Auerbach Exhibition At Deitch Projects

Yes and Not Yes marks the first New York exhibition of artist Tauba Auerbach, and will feature over twenty paintings and drawings centered around the theme of language. Auerbach's self-proclaimed fascination with this theme has led her to incorporate it in much of her work, examining how verbal sounds relate to the written symbol. Also explored is how those symbols, as Deitch Projects site genuinely asks, "begin to muck it all up?" Head out to the exhibition to find out what's being mucked up and how.
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  • 10/02/2006

Ghostly 7 Year Anniversary Podcast

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The new 40-minute podcast from Ann Arbor's Ghostly International marks both GhostlyCast number 6 and a nod towards the label's seventh year anniversary. In celebration, this is not just a collection of forthcoming tracks, but a look at past, present, and future, with new releases as well as old classics and previously unseen material.

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  • 10/02/2006

Last Chance To Enter XLR8R's 100th Issue Contest

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Only a few more days left of our 100th Issue Rave Daze Contest, wherein you have the chance to win, just by entering, more stuff than you've probably bought in the last year.
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  • 09/29/2006

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