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Alexis Pauline Gumbs
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Alexis Pauline Gumbs is a 25-year-old hip-hop scholar of the new and true school.  She is the founder of BrokenBeautiful Press.


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Tuesday, July 15 2008

Invincible: Shapeshifters

Every A&R's worst nightmare is a sustainable media movement's dream come true.


Monday, May 12 2008

Marcia Ball: Peace, Love and BBQ

The gift of the South is that it interrupts any heroic tale the United States tries to tell about itself, even when we have to trace the racism for ourselves from the underside of the electric guitar or the failed exorcism of bongos.


Sunday, May 4 2008

Guru: Best of Guru's Jazzmatazz

Guru gives us one idea at a time, like he's walking next to Big Bird, and Snuffleupagus is on next. Hip-hop for beginners.


Tuesday, April 29 2008

Santogold: Santogold

This is the soda shack where punk and electronica meet the rhythm of a diasporic dub addiction.


Wednesday, April 23 2008

Lettuce: Rage!

Thank God for small miracles and the holy number 7! With Rage! the seven artists in Lettuce raise the dead and uplift the living.


Ayo: Joyful [17.Feb.08]

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