hip-hop

North End Broadcasting: a new project from the peninsula of Portland, OR

  • Posted on: 26 May 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Nestled between the Willamette and Columbia rivers is a peninsula just a stone's throw away from Portland Oregon. Friends and neighbors collaborating in the Beautiful Idea call it the North End and today the first of a number of projects emerges.

South Africa’s anarchist hip hop collective

  • Posted on: 4 December 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Videos and music here: http://africasacountry.com/2015/12/south-africas-anarchist-hip-hop-colle...

How do you make people realize they’re in chains? For Soundz of the South (or SOS) – an anti-capitalist resistance collective from Khayelitsha, Cape Town – you give them hip hop.

SOLE: TALKS HIP-HOP, OCCUPY DENVER, AND PLAYING IN TARNAC

  • Posted on: 12 September 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Put the wig on!,” screams a Sole fan in Sacramento, referencing the getup worn by the performer in a video directed by SubMedia.Tv, entitled, “I Think I’m Emma Goldman.” The crowd represents an interesting mix of local hip-hop fans, old Sole devotees, and newer fans, already familiar with the front and center anarchist politics. Wanting to know more about how this cultural intervention was going, I caught up with Sole, the underground hip-hop artist who is touring with DJ Pain 1 (famed DJ and producer who has worked with everyone from Young Jeezy to Ludacris) on their #Def2Amerikka tour. Hitting venues across the West Coast and Midwest, the pair was promoting their new seminal album, Death Drive.