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Revolutions On Air Gives It Up For The Greatest NY DJs Of All Time

Revolutions On Air Gives It Up For The Greatest NY DJs Of All Time

A new documentary gives props to the DJs at the center of a musical revolution.

De La Soul Still "God It" On New Track

De La Soul Still “God It” On New Track

While we wait for a full-length album, De La Soul gets an assist from Nas on a new track.

bLISTerd: Ranking Every Song To Hit #1 In 1990

bLISTerd: Ranking Every Song To Hit #1 In 1990

I rank every song to hit #1 in 1990. Let’s kick it!

Blerd Radio Travels To 1990 (Part 2!!)

Blerd Radio Travels To 1990 (Part 2!!)

(2015, Episode 4) Last week, I posted the first portion of our 2-part series celebrating all that was great (and a few things that weren’t) about 1990. While the first part focused heavily on film and TV, most of this second part is dedicated to our bread and butter-music. Here’s some of what gets discussed by  Big Money , Michael Parr , Dr. Z and The Packet Man (Michael Cunningham) in this episode: The Milli Vanilli Lip Sync Scandal: And how no one thought it odd that people who barely […]

25 Years Of Fear Of A Black Planet

25 Years Of Fear Of A Black Planet

If you were to ask me to list my favorite rap albums of all time (hey, there’s an idea for a future list),  Public Enemy’s Fear Of A Black Planet would be near the top of that list. The album broke new ground sonically and lyrically, and should be an essential part of any hip-hop fan’s collection. As a 13 year old who was already knee deep in hip-hop when Fear came out, the album was a watershed moment in my […]

"Today Today Today" Heralds James Taylor's First Album Of New Material In Over A Decade

“Today Today Today” Heralds James Taylor’s First Album Of New Material In Over A Decade

The original JT returns with his first album of new material in almost a decade and a half.

On The Horizon: New Frank Ocean Album Scheduled For July

On The Horizon: New Frank Ocean Album Scheduled For July

Praise Jeebus! New Frank Ocean music soon come!

Blerd Radio Travels To 1990! (Part One)

Blerd Radio Travels To 1990! (Part One)

Part one of a two part podcast celebrating Ninja Turtles, Cop Rock & Graffiti Bridge! Yep, we’re taking you back to 1990.

Three Things I'm Digging Right This Minute

Three Things I’m Digging Right This Minute

Don’t recognize these two faces? They make great music, check them out!

De La Soul Kickstart Their New Album With Crowdfunding Campaign

De La Soul Kickstart Their New Album With Crowdfunding Campaign

Pos, Dave & Maseo are finally delivering that new album…check the details on De La Soul’s upcoming project.

Blerd Radio 2015 | Episode 2: Blerd Lines?

Blerd Radio 2015 | Episode 2: Blerd Lines?

The Blerd Radio team weighs in on the “Blurred Lines” controversy in the latest podcast.

Blerd Radio 2015 | Episode 1: The Neo-Soul Podcast

Blerd Radio 2015 | Episode 1: The Neo-Soul Podcast

We’re talking Erykah, Jill, Angie, Lauryn and more in our neo-soul podcast.