‘Ready to Die’ 20th Anniversary Mixtape

‘Ready to Die’ 20th Anniversary Mixtape
Mixed by Chris Read
Last Saturday (13th September) marks the 20th Anniversary of the release of one of hip hop's all time classic albums, The Notorious BIG's seminal Bad Boy Records debut LP 'Ready to Die'. In celebration of the album’s 20th birthday, Who Sampled That ! teamed up with Wax Poetics to present [...]

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On the ground in Ferguson

On the ground in Ferguson
with Jasiri X
“Finché non verrà risolta la questione razziale in questo Paese, potranno scoppiare rivolte come quella di Ferguson in qualsiasi luogo! Finché l’America continuerà a preoccuparsi della gestione dell’ordine pubblico più che della vita dei giovani di colore, i disordini non cesseranno. Finché non otterremo giustizia non ci sarà pace”. Con [...]

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The beauty and horror of 1950s America

The beauty and horror of 1950s America
In pictures
Master photographer Robert Frank uncovered the extraordinary in everyday life on his travels around the US in the 1950s, from identical twins and moody commuters to the H of the Hollywood sign and a giant Joan Crawford. Here’s a selection of his remarkable photographs. [...]

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