American hip hop group Public Enemy releases the highly influential debut studio album Yo! Bum Rush the Show on February 10, 1987 through Def Jam Records. Legendary music producer Rick Rubin, Bill Stephney and The Bomb Squad handled production work on the album, which was recorded at Spectrum City Studios in Hempstead, New York. The ….
Publisher’s Weekly presents the U.S. Book Show, a hybrid event both in-person and live-streaming to a virtual audience. The NYU School of Professional Studies Center for Publishing and Applied Liberal Arts hosts the event at The Kimmel Center for University Life. The U.S. Book Show presents authors & their book projects, along with industry conversations ….
On February 27th, IndiePix Films will release the acclaimed documentary Copyright Criminals in a special 2-Disc DVD Edition packed with sampling stars, including Chuck D, De La Soul, George Clinton, DJ Spooky and Cee-Lo Green. The release also includes more than five hours of extras iIncluding featurettes such as “The Art of Sampling with Cee-Lo ….
In his feature directorial debut, author, visual artist and filmmaker Antonino D’Ambrosio has fashioned a lively social history that chronicles how a generation of artists, thinkers, and activists used their creativity and their work, as a response to the reactionary politics that came to define American culture in the 1980s. An exuberant, mixed media collage ….