I spoke with the TK in the AM morning show to discuss my recent article "Why I Petitioned the FCC To Take Hot 97 Off The Air"
Conversations w/ JD Williams (Oz, The Wire), Todd Dahn from music discovery app Platformz, Dhruv Garg from Tenuto.fm & Jeff Strabone (New Brooklyn Theatre)
Manny discussed the state of mainstream journalism, as well as the world of hip-hop journalism, and how the News Beat podcast uniquely tackles social justice issues.
Journalist, author and music historian Brian Coleman (Rakim Told Me, Check The Technique Vol. 1&2, and NYC non-profit director Carolina Penafiel. Plus, music by NYC's Rachel Brown.
Well, this was nice. I was profiled in the Sound of the City section of VillageVoice.com. The Q&A talked about my work documenting the New York-area hip hop scene. If I wasn't me, I would find it fascinating, so read it!