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Based Scripture: The Full Transcript of Lil B’s Lecture at NYU

After Lil B’s 80-minute, unscripted lecture at NYU last night, I returned home in a mania and did what seemed the most logical thing: transcribed it all. There’s just something fitting about committing the Based … read more »

POSTED April 12, 2012 6:07PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (82) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Video: Lil B, “Ima Eat Her A$$”

Yesterday, NYU announced that Lil B will be speaking at the university in April, certainly marking a culture-crossover high point for an artist whose career is somehow still the object of dismissive, “is this supposed … read more »

POSTED March 28, 2012 2:42PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , ,

Lil B to Lecture at NYU

NYU’s student-run program board will host a “very rare speaking engagement” by Lil B on April 11th. Lil B has confirmed the appearance, saying, “I LOVE THE PROGRESSIVE HUMANS.” NYU students with valid ID can … read more »

POSTED March 27, 2012 2:05PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (8) TAGS: , ,

Interview: Swizz Beatz

Over the past two years, Kasseem Dean, the 33-year-old Bronx native bka Swizz Beatz, has only seen his resume get weirder and weirder. A Grammy award-winning producer/rapper whose first beat was DMX’s “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem,” … read more »

POSTED March 2, 2012 6:50PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (19) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Interview: Kathleen Hanna on The Raincoats and Building an Archive

There are not too many musicians who can also be considered demi-professors of academic theory, but Kathleen Hanna is one of them. Since her days in Bikini Kill and Le Tigre, she’s been probably the … read more »

POSTED November 17, 2010 12:30PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (8) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Kathleen Hanna Helps Make The Library Cool Again

Can’t afford concerts these days? Well, have we got a recession special for you. Bikini Kill lead singer and noted feminist Kathleen Hanna has just made a sizable donation to the NYU library. The library … read more »

POSTED January 7, 2010 7:03PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (9) TAGS: , ,

WTF: NYU To Offer a Guitar Hero Class?

Heavy requisite. read more »

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