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January 2018

Tuesday 9 January 2018

KODAK BLACK - Heart of the Projects

, 23:00

Projects are, in the US, an equivalent for the French HLM. They are large real estate schemes, launched by the public authorities, and aimed at the poorest; and quite often, they end up being no-go areas, where criminality is the only alternative to poverty, and where violence and drugs reign. Of...

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Wednesday 24 January 2018

TOMMY GENESIS - World Vision

, 23:15

By the mid 2010's, in Atlanta, the guys from Awful Records would make their best to push even further the borders of rap. They were the next step, or the arrival point, of this long path toward the bizarre, the experimental and the hallucinated, many artists from that city had engaged on. In...

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