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DJ Drama and Don Cannon Arrested

The RIAA is certainly taking its anti-piracy crusade to, forgive the term, a new level. Last night (Tuesday) they raided the Atlanta studio of popular mixtape DJs Drama and Don Cannon. Authorities served the two search warrants for music piracy, confiscating 50,000 mixtapes, computers, recording equipment, money, bank statements, and vehicles, or if you prefer the Atlanta Fox News version, they confiscated "everything."

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  • 01/17/2007

Casting Call For The Rapture's New Video

There's nothing like short notice. Fans of New York rockers The Rapture, take note immediately. The band will be shooting the video for their "Pieces of the People We Love" track, from their 2006 album of the same name, this Thursday (1/18/07) and have asked fans to be a part of it.

The video will be shot in Brooklyn, NY. Anyone who wants the chance to appear in it should submit the following:




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  • 01/17/2007

Testament by Debbie Bragg

Thanks to dancehall stars like Sizzla, Capleton, and Turbulence, the awareness of a small Rastafarian sect known as Boboshanti has grown throughout the world. Sarah Bentley reports on the realities of life at the Bobo Hill enclave.


Outside the gates of Bobo Hill. 

 


The camp is painted almost entirely in red, gold, and green, the colors of the Ethiopian Flag. 

 



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New At INCITE Online, Jan 16

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  • 01/16/2007

Alien8 Reissues Tim Hecker

Originally released in 2002 on Mille Plateaux, Tim Hecker's Radio Amor was recently plucked from the ashes by Montreal's Alien8 Recordings in a move aimed at ensuring the album's availability on the record store shelves.

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  • 01/16/2007

Back 2 Kool by Christopher Glancy

Back to Kool, from Issue 80 (September 2004) of XLR8R, featured the photographs of Chris Glancy and a look at some of that year's hottest trends in fashion.


 

 

 

 



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Christopher Willits Contest Winner Chosen

Good music comes from unexpected places, in this case from Boise, Idaho, courtesy of Electricwest. Known to his friends as Pat Benolkin, he won December's Christopher Willits/Colors Shifting Remix contest in which contestants were given Willits' track "Colors Shifting" (well duh) to remix under a Creative Commons license.

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  • 01/16/2007

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