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Hieroglyphics Add Tour Dates

As if the Hiero Imperium crew's Freshly Dipped Tour weren't lengthy enough, now the collective of MCs, producers, and streetwear designers has decided to throw in a few more shows, for an even 45 dates.

Now extending through the month of September, new additions to the tour include appearances in Oregon, Northern California, Western Canada, and the one and only Santa Cruz, California. Blue Scholars, Prince Ali, Musab, and Knobody will join the group for these dates.

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  • 06/30/2008

Cold Act Ill

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  • 06/30/2008

Eraser

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  • 06/30/2008

Hip-Hop Political Convention Dates Set

MCs and activists are preparing to Rap The Vote. In an election year where young voters are seen as key players, the hip-hop nation has been at the forefront of issue and voter organizing activities. This summer will see several historic gatherings bring together grassroots activists, non-profit youth organizations, voter engagement groups, and conscious artists in an effort to unify the hip-hop nation’s election voice.

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  • 06/30/2008

The Artistic Integrity

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  • 06/25/2008

Eternals, J*Davey Play Afro-Punk Fest

Forty bands, 15 films, and an art exhibit are set to take over Brooklyn at the beginning of July, when the Afro-Punk Festival returns to the city.

Now in its fourth year, the festival is part music event, part art exhibition, and will include a skate park complete with BMX and pro skaters, who will give demos, free instructions, and equipment to attendees.

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  • 06/25/2008

Goon & Koyote Ready EP

France-based duo Goon & Koyote are responsible for exporting the French booty-house sound to the rest of the world, most notably with 2005's Diamond Grills mixtape. Further forays into this musical land, where old-school cheese meets new-school charm, will happen at the end of this month, when these two Parisians drop Wellness is Wild.

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  • 06/25/2008

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