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Raekwon’s “The Hood”, 2002

Old flick… painting for Raekwon’s video “The Hood”, Staten Island, 2002…

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 photo: CHEAT OD



20 years ago… Digable Planets – “Pacifics”

“NY is a museum with its posters and graffiti 
If you’re in the city
on Sunday 
come check me”…

– “Pacifics” from Digable Planets

20 years after being released, this song is still one of my favorite hip-hop tracks to just straight up CHILLLLL out to.



“Not All Right”

Alone1-NotAllRight“Feeling Not All Right”
marker on airline barf bag
4 1/2″ x 8 1/2″
2013

And the song that inspired me…



Har-Mar SuperStar

A little drawing I did of Har Mar SuperStar

Alone1-2013-HarMarSuperstar“Har Mar SuperStar”
pencil on paper
4″ x 6″
2013

And a few photos of him at his show last night at GlassLands/Brooklyn…

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Just a few tunes for the winter…

Slow blogging season. More soon. For now, a few classic tunes..



Danny Brown “Grown Up”
August 3, 2012, 9:00 am
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Slow bloggin this summer, new stuff soon. Until then, my fave video for 2012, Danny Brown’s “Grown Up”…

*thanks to Mark for always showing me the newest ish.



R.I.P. Gill Scott-Heron
May 28, 2011, 11:30 am
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Revolutionary poet, author, musician, spoken word pioneer, activist, all around legend and amazing inspiration to me,  Gil Scott-Heron, best known for his 1970 work “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”, died May 27th at a New York City hospital at 62 years old.

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