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Sunday, April 1 2012

Brotherhood of the Traveling Parachute Pants

Like lattés, Baby Bjørns, and bicycles, we bookish white boys love hip-hop. What one nerdy white boy from Wyoming learned from hip-hop.


Columns

Thursday, November 3 2011

The Quest to Understand Tribe

This is supposed to be a documentary, not a fan letter. So how about some balance? It's big picture time when it comes to telling the story of hip-hop.


Reviews

Monday, July 11 2011

Beats, Rhymes, & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest

It's the sort of drama that Tribe fans know too well. If the group mattered so much once, it is also, now, as legendary for its breakups as for its work.


Thursday, April 28 2011

Tribeca Film Festival 2011: 'Beats, Rhymes & Life' and 'Let the Bullets Fly'

At Tribeca, Michael Rapaport’s phenomenal A Tribe Called Quest documentary gets a rousing reception and the new Chow Yun-Fat action flick baffles as much as it thrills.


News

Friday, August 5 2011

Debut film proved unexpectedly dramatic

Michael Rapoport was 18 when he heard "A Tribe Called Quest" for the first time. It was, he says, like discovering the Beatles or the Rolling


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