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Interview: TV Party Drummer Lenny Ferraro

The NYC scenester talks about the early days of punk and hip hop.

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Interview: Young Florida Rapper Chester Watson

Max Bell talks to the 17 year old rapper about ballet, his influences and blowing up at a young age.

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Interview: D’Angelo on the Inspirations Behind Black Messiah

Chairman Mao gets the lowdown on some of the elusive singer’s favorite music.

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Interview: George Benson

A quick chat with the jazz lifer.

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Interview: British Funk Icons Cymande

Steve Scipio and Patrick Patterson revisit their enduring story: from forging their brand of soulful nyah-rock to inspiring hip hop and dance music.

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Interview: Dommune’s Ukawa Naohiro

An insight into the mind behind one of the world’s most influential streaming networks.

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Interview: Living Colour’s Vernon Reid

The New York rocker on his blockbuster band’s beginnings and reformation.

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Key Tracks: Sade’s Diamond Life

Stuart Matthewman and producer Robin Millar reflect on Sade’s timeless debut album.

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Interview: Kou Machida on Punk and Samurais

The acclaimed novelist looks back on his career in music and writing.

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Interview: Detroit’s Lisa Lisa on Jeff Mills, Claude Young, and Eminem

Ashley Zlatopolsky speaks to one of Detroit’s most important dance music radio personalities.

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Key Tracks: Vapourspace’s “Gravitational Arch of 10”

We chat with Mark Gage about his proto-trance classic.

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Interview: Anime soundtracker Yoko Kanno on Cowboy Bebop, Macross Plus, and More

A rare, in-depth interview with the legendary Japanese composer and producer.

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Interview: Delroy Edwards on Bootleg Tapes, Ron Morelli, and Keeping It Underground

The elusive techno producer and label head opens up about his passion for ‘90s rap.

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Interview: Zoom Lens’ Meishi Smile on J-Pop, Living On The Web, and Real Life

The Japanese-obsessed producer explains the inspiring philosophy behind his label.

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Interview: The Black Madonna on Chicago, House, and The Next Disco Demolition

A sit-down with one of Chicago’s most tireless dance music professionals.

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Interview: Check The Technique’s Brian Coleman on Vol. 2, KMD, and Hip Hop What Ifs

The documentarian talks about the next chapter in his ongoing series of crucial hip hop history.

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Interview: Final Fantasy’s Nobuo Uematsu

The Final Fantasy composer breaks down his illustrious career.

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Interview: Erlend Øye on Bergen, Dance Music, and His New Album

The master of delicate melodies and sadly humorous songs tells his tale: from Kings Of Convenience to going solo.

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Interview: Streets of Rage’s Yuzo Koshiro

The man some have called the greatest game music composer of the 16-bit age recounts his career highlights.

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Key Tracks: Jimmy Jam on Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation 1814

The legendary producer goes deep on the 25th anniversary of Janet Jackson’s groundbreaking album.