Who Will Survive in America? Kanye West's Hybridization of Hip-Hop

Who Will Survive in America? Kanye West's Hybridization of Hip-Hop

By Ed Ledsham

3 Jun 2015 // 2:02 AM

Kanye West's melding of multiple genres into the hip-hop fold is a complex act that challenges the dominant white notions of what constitutes true "art" music....

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Keller Williams Huffs a Musical 'Vape' With His New Record

By Greg M. Schwartz

1 Jun 2015 // 9:07 AM

Two decades into his career, Keller Williams still feels more like a summer tour pal that anyone can relate to, rather than a distant rock star. ...

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Deep End Sessions Puts on Fine Roots Music Shows in Intimate House Concerts>

This very intimate show is the brainchild of David Bunn, an artist and citrus farmer in Santa Paula who for the last six months has hosted a series of concerts in his living room. ...

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Merle Haggard, St. Vincent, and the Flaming Lips headed up another eclectic year at Ohio's Nelsonville Music Festival....

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Pop Unmuted Podcast: Resilience, Melancholy, and Rihanna's "American Oxygen" with Dr. Robin James

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"Pop Unmuted talks to Dr. Robin James about her book Resilience and Melancholy: Pop Music, Feminism, Neoliberalism and Rihanna's latest hit "American Oxygen".

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