Reviews

  • Review: @TheRoots Live At Brix… July 13, 2015 theroots Push­ing the bound­ar­ies of live Hip-Hop music with influ­en­tial albums such as Do You Want More?!!!??!, Things Fall Apart and Phren­o­logy, The … Read more
  • Review: @ThePharcyde at @TheJa… July 10, 2015 the pharcydeBizar­re Ride II The Pharcyde’s Bizar­re Ride II The Golden Era   Hip Hop’s favour­ite class clowns des­cen­ded upon the Jazz Café to give … Read more
  • Review: Nas — Time Is Ill­mat­ic June 24, 2015 nas-time-is-illmatic-e1409687390697When it comes to clas­sics, Ill­mat­ic is always men­tioned! This is no dif­fer­ent to the the film Time Is Ill­mat­ic. I was … Read more
  • Review: R.A. The Rugged Man (@… June 17, 2015 raruggedman i am hip hop magazineR.A. The Rugged Man @ Jazz Café Review A Lock­smith to the Rugged Man  Live Rugged Man, Live R.A the Rugged Man’s notori­ety fore­shad­owed his music­al … Read more
  • Review: @ArtisticHorde Present… June 16, 2015 artistic horde remarkable prize i am hip hop magazine  A mild autumn even­ing presen­ted a gra­cious show of poets present­ing won­der­fully insight­ful pieces. Form­al intro­duc­tions and pleas­ant inter­ac­tions for­mu­lated a warm … Read more
  • Second Com­ing Film Review – “D… June 13, 2015 second-coming  Second Com­ing is award win­ning play­wright and screen­writer Debbie Tuck­er Green’s debut fea­ture film. And with that she becomes only the fourth … Read more
  • Review: ‘Mar­shall Math­ers LP&n… June 9, 2015 Marshall-Mathers-LP-2-620x400After years spent hon­ing his craft in cut-throat rap battles in the bowels of Detroit, as chron­icled in 8 Mile, and set­ting … Read more
  • Review: Voices of Res­ist­ance —… June 8, 2015 voicesofresistancemixtapeFrom lively spoken word about women lib­er­a­tion to sooth­ing reg­gae music about racism, Voices of Res­ist­ance mix­tape is a revolu­tion­ary expres­sion at … Read more
  • Review: ‘Super­stars Of Hip Hop… June 6, 2015 IMG_0200-4Phở­to­graphy by Shar­jeel Ahmed  Novem­ber 2nd saw the Super­stars of Hip Hop event at Ham­mer­smith Apol­lo fea­tur­ing Hip Hop legends Busta Rhymes, Meth­od Man … Read more
  • Book Review: Pan-Afric­an­ism an… June 4, 2015 Pan-Africanism_and_CommunismPan-Afric­an­ism and Com­mun­ism: The Com­mun­ist Inter­na­tion­al, Africa and the Dia­spora, 1919–1939 Hakim Adi, Africa World Press, Trenton, 2013, 444pp, £28.99. At 5am on 3 … Read more