Katy St. Clair

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  • 12 years ago | Music News

    When Napoleon's army discovered the Rosetta stone along the banks of the Nile in 1799, little did they know that the tablet of black basalt would provide them with a key to unlocking the thorny riddles of Egyptian hieroglyphics. "Perhaps someday,"...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    Hip-hop is dead. So sayeth the aged b-boy, so sayeth the flock. Well, it's not really dead, just different. Most of the people who pine for the Eric B. and Rakim, KRS-One salad days can't seem to stomach today's mainstream hip-hop. "Hip-hop died i...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    After Def Jux Records released Cannibal Ox's The Cold Vein last year, hip-hop heads dying for a new direction in the art form began clamoring for more stuff that mixes ambient noise with East Coast rhymin'. RJD2 has stepped in nicely, but all hail...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    Weird things happen around concrete in Athens, Georgia. Last April Michael Stipe caused a stir when he loudly protested the city's installation of speed bumps on his street, calling them "idiotic, selfish and inappropriate." Now if he can only get...