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: Hank Shocklee Explains How Recording a Song is Harder Than Turning on Your iPhone
Entertainment and pop culture writer
Shocklee is best known for producing some of the most explosive hip-hop albums ever, when he and the aptly named Bomb Squad
CULTURE & ARTS
First Nighter: David Harrower's "Public Enemy" Doesn't Entirely Modernize Henrik Ibsen's "An Enemy of the People"
Writer, Drama Critic
This at a time when stateside Democrats and Republicans--though democracy is often tested but not repudiated--are doing their
Prophets of Rage: An Ironic Supergroup Making a Killing (In The Name Of)
Election-year politics getting you down? Fear not, music fans of America: a new supergroup featuring members of Rage Against The Machine, Public Enemy and Cypress Hill is set to tour the country just as the 2016 presidential race gets into full swing.
Watch Flavor Flav Deliver The Weather Report In His Own Unique Way
“You know what I'm saying?”
A-Sides with Jon Chattman: The Virginmarys Premiere Music Videos; Debunk the 'Punk is Dead' Myth
thisisasides.com host and founder, published author, consultan...
Danny: I think it was probably the 'first child' from the new album in terms of when Ally initially introduced it to us and
If The Content Is Dope, That's All That Matters
I am the Brandinista–An award-winning creative director that w...
As a creative director and a creator of native advertising and also a consumer of media, the guidelines sounded fair. Publishers
Public Enemy Fan Gives Rappers A Ride To Show After Their Taxi Bails
The legendary hip-hop pioneers piled into a fan's Ford Focus, getting to their show with 15 minutes to spare.
The Empire Strikes Back (or Fear of a Black Planet)
Michael W. Waters
Award-winning author, social commentator, professor, activist,...
Whenever empire responds to radical change, the response is always brutal. As our nation continues to bear witness to gross atrocities committed against Black bodies and Black minds, it is clear that our nation is witnessing the brutalities that accompany the striking back of an empire.
Iggy Pop Still Awesome: Iceland's ATP Music Festival
I'm a travel writer, creator, maker, and like podcasts more th...
Iggy Pop. Public Enemy. Belle and Sebastian. And that was just night one of Iceland's three-day ATP Music Festival, which proves that the greats became legends for a reason.
The 20 Greatest Movie Songs Robbed of Oscar Nominations
Fifty years ago, Shirley Bassey's Goldfinger, arguably the greatest James Bond theme of all, and one of the most explosive musical compositions in the history of cinema missed winning the Academy Award for Best Song -- in fact, it missed a nomination altogether.
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A Few Words With the Lord
Shockoe Bottom, Richmond Virginia, United States of America.
Public Enemy's 'unfuckwitable' DJ talks spreading his wings with
Eat The Rat
and life with the PE crew.
My Conversation with Chuck D
PBS talk show host, PRI radio host, NYT bestselling author
With his new solo digital album,
The Black in Man
, he continues to confront the conflicts and frustrations so many in this country face.
11 Songs You Won't Believe Are Samples Of James Brown's Music
James Brown’s innovative style, stage presence, and artistry have penetrated through pop culture and influenced legions of
Public Enemy's Made In America Performance Brings 'Real Hip Hop Heads' To Philadelphia
Public Enemy played a highly anticipated set at Jay Z's Made in America Festival on Saturday, bringing their brand of oldschool
Nine Rock Songs That Should Have Been Sung by Somebody Else
John K. Herr
Speechwriter and standup comic
Who killed rock-n-roll? The question will keep forensic scientists busy until Axl Rose is cloned and does it right this time.
Flavor Flav On Hip-Hop: Rapper Says Jay Z, Drake And Other Popular Artists Are Not Staying True To Genre
The clock-wearing hip-hop warhorse, whose first album with Public Enemy debuted in 1987, specifically cited Lil Wayne, Drake
When a Rapper's Actions Speak Louder Than His Words -- A Tribute to Yasiin Bey's Bravery
Educator, Artist, Activist, Healer, Satirist and from Brooklyn...
While most rappers shoot videos with beautiful women, fancy cars and jewels, Bey was strapped up, held down and gagging as a feeding tube was inserted up his nose.
Black Music Month: 15 Songs That Have Made An Impact On Black Culture
There's no doubt that music is a form of self-expression. And many artists not only use the recording booth as a hit-making
Trey Radel Will Battle Marco Rubio For Florida Republican Lawmaker Hip-Hop Supremacy
"Chuck D ... and I may disagree on certain philosophies of government, but I think at the end of the day -- and this is where
Chuck D Set To Receive Honorary Doctorate Degree From Adelphi University
According to a press release, Douglas will be a featured speaker atAdelphi University and will also receive an honorary doctorate
Flavor Flav Felony Trial Set For September
According to Billboard, a Las Vegas judge has scheduled the 54-year-old’s trial date for September 30. During his arraignment
Backstage at the 28th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Journalist, entertainment reporter, travel writer and media di...
Kelly Rowland at I Can't Believe It's Not Butter! The Foo Fighters Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins also made an appearance
Public Enemy's Chuck D: Digital Distribution Is the Future
On-Air Personality, Founder @WhatsTrending
Public Enemy hip hop sensation Chuck D stops by the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus at SXSW 2013 to talk about being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, his
Evil vs Heroes
instrumental album, and the new digital label for independent artists, SpitDigital.
Chuck D, Public Enemy Rapper, Headlines 'Rap Sessions' Event At Columbia College
Journalist Laura Washington, hip-hop artist Jasiri X, the League of Young Voters executive director Rob "Biko" Baker and
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