Earnin’ His Wings : MC Serch in Rap Pages (1993)

May 29, 2007

A feature on MC Serch published in the february 1993 issue of Rap Pages where MC Serch pretended to be cool with Pete Nice (that was just a few month before the Rat Bastard video).

MC Serch : Handle It (DivShare)
MC Serch : Handle It (zShare)


36 Chambers Of Death… Choose One : Wu-Tang in Rap Pages (1994)

May 24, 2007

Early feature on Wu-Tang Clan from Rap Pages written by Cheo H. Coker with the controversial illustrations by Elika. This created a brawl between the writer and Masta Killa, as exposed later in a Source editorial (see below). This created a strange situation ih hip-hop where many artists from Keith Murray to Chuck D justify the beating down of journalists.

Wu-Tang Clan : Bring The Ruckus (demo) (DivShare)
Wu-Tang Clan : Bring The Ruckus (demo) (zShare)

J Rock’s Streetwise review : The Source (1992)

May 22, 2007

Review of the long forgotten Streetwise album by J Rock, better known as that-guy-who-worked-with-Premo-before-anybody-else-care. Soon to be reissued by the good folks at Traffic.

J Rock : Neighborhood Drug Dealer (DJ Premier remix) (DivShare)

See How He Sounds A Little Unrational : KRS One in RapPages (1994)

May 21, 2007

Someone request some old interview with KRS One from Rap Pages, so here is one from february 1994, right after Return Of The Boom-Bap. As always with the Teacher the interview is full of those outrageous and outstanding quotes he’s known for.

KRS One : Ah Yeah (Diamond remix) (DivShare)
KRS One : Ah Yeah (Diamond remix) (zShare)

The Mayor Of St James : Notorious Big in The Source (1994)

May 15, 2007

Chris Wilder followed Chris Wallace when he wasn’t the King Of New-York yet, from The Source, october 1994. The mp3 is a dope demo with an awful sound.

Notorious Big : Biggie Got The Hype Shit (demo) (DivShare)
Notorious Big : Biggie Got The Hype Shit (demo) (zShare)

Classic Review : Step Into The Arena in The Source (1991)

May 14, 2007

Boston based group Gangstarr given a less than stellar rating for their classic album in february 1991 issue of Boston based magazine The Source.

Gangstarr : Ex-Girl To Next Girl (remix) (zShare)
Gangstarr : Ex-Girl To Next Girl (remix) (Send Space)

Bronx Bombers : Ultramagnetic MC’s in The Source (1992)

May 11, 2007

Interview from 1992 with Ultramagnetic MC’s in The Source reminiscing about the good old days, talking about how I Like Your Style is a great song and discussing Kool Keith mental state.

Ultramagnetic MC’s : Message From The Boss (demo version) (zShare)
Ultramagnetic MC’s : Message From The Boss (demo version) (Send Space)