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SXSW 2014: Guide to Global Hip Hop

March 11, 2014 | Comments

This week begins the largest music conference, SXSW (South by Southwest), in Austin, Texas. For those who have made the trek to go sleepless to see a million bands, he is a guide to the...

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SXSW 2013 Guide to Global Hip Hop

March 12, 2013 | Comments

If you are at SXSW this year, you have a chance to check out some amazing international hip hop groups. Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Catch on of my favorite Candian MCs, Wordburgler, tonight at Flamingo...

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Top 10 Norwegian hip-hop releases of 2011

February 15, 2012 | Comments

By Christian Teisnes (for World Hip Hop Market) 2011 was a good year for Norwegian hiphop on many levels. In the mainstream, acts like Lars Vaular, Karpe Diem and Erik&Kriss continued to dominate the Norwegian...

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; By Christian Teisnes (for World Hip Hop Market) The Oslo based rap collective and underground record label Break Records starts off 2012 with a highly anticipated debut single release by Fela. As a part...

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The Bloom Effect blesses us with episode 60 (!) of the Efficacy video interview series....

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By “Old School G” Greg Schick Norwegian hip hop artist LidoLido has had a lot going for him lately. Based on the strength of his self-produced mixtapes, he was recently signed by Universal Music Norway....

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The Bloom Effect, DigiWaxx and Miz Metro present international hip hop at 92yTribeca on October 21st....

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Hailing from Oslo, Norway, Yosef and Tshawe, rappers who make up the hip-hop outfit Madcon, are infiltrating American radio stations and iTunes playlists with the urban, reggae-tinged remake of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons’...

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Fred Fades ’em all in Norway

October 1, 2008 | Comments

At the A3C in March, my man DJ Zac Hendrix slipped me a 7" record. He told me about this Nowegian producer who had been living with him a couple of weeks, recording and pressed...

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