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April 2007

The Dock of the Bay II -Rick Rock

His discog is thick with collaborations with artists like Tupac Shakur, Celly Cell, E-40, Method Man, Snoop Dogg, Busta Rhymes, et al.
With a career that spans over a decade, Rick Rock just might be the next, “I can’t believe I slept on this,” producer to jump into the spotlight. Although his career has had some [...]

Free Clinton Sparks!

Clinton Sparks is opening up his entire catalog of mixtapes for FREE 99!
As JJ from Still Listen to Gangsta Music points out in his post, the legal environment (bad) is causing some artists to release mixtapes for free (ie. Talib Kweli/Madlib’s collab) in the hope of benefiting from the mixtape’s potential reach via free distribution.
Speaking [...]

Pandora’s Box Shut? or Join the SaveNetRadio Coalition

I got this in my inbox today, naturally I wanted to share it with everyone…
Hi, it’s Tim from Pandora,
I’m writing today to ask for your help. The survival of Pandora and all of Internet radio is in jeopardy because of a recent decision by the Copyright Royalty Board in Washington, DC to almost [...]

Whack Art? No, WACK! Art + The Feminist Revolution

I spotted this on the BB$ blog today. No, I haven’t switched teams or had a ball & chain attached recently!

Here’s a link to the full audio of Visual Culture, Race and Globalization: Is Feminism Still Relevant? a conversation between Jennifer Doyle (UC Riverside), Judith Halberstam (USC), Phyllis J. Jackson (Pomona College), Amelia Jones (University [...]

Friday The 13th Red Sale

Just got the word that everything with RED in it will be on sale at Store 13 this Friday…discounts will vary by item and it’s quite likely that refreshments will be served (ie. bring a driver w/you)
Fair Warning!
The following Friday (4-20-07) will be the Grand Opening Party @ Store 13
-featuring the artwork of eBeBeB (a personal friend [...]

Fridays Off the 405 (LA)

*Discovered via Flavorpill & Getty.edu 
Fridays Off the 405
Peanut Butter Wolf and Honeycut
Date: April 13, 2007
Time: 6:00–9:00 p.m.
Location: Getty Center, Museum Courtyard
Admission: Free; no reservations required.
Enjoy music and evening views of the city, tour the galleries, and revel in the end of the workweek in a casual and spontaneous atmosphere at our monthly Fridays Off the [...]