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Before the Lonely Island boys made ">silly, filthy white-boy rap, there was Dirt Nasty. His real name is Simon Rex, and you may remember him from his years as an MTV VJ or when he acted in Scary Movie 3 through 5 — there were a couple of solo porn releases as well. Comedy rap interested him too; he formed the group Dyslexic Speedreaders with

May 3
2014
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This Friday, SRH Clothing brings their annual SRH Fest to the Observatory. Considering SRH's cult following among local bros, the bookings of ex-Kottonmouth King Johnny Richter and suburb-friendly artists like Mickey Avalon and Unwritten Law shouldn't come as any sort of massive surprise. But, there's also a booking that brings something more artistically-stimulating to mind: underground LA hip-hop dons DJ Babu & Rakaa Iriscience's Expansion Team Soundsystem project.

May 1
2014
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91x's Robin Roth picks all the must-see shows you just need to be at this weekend

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Tribal seeds lead singer Steve Jacobo stays true to original reggae sound


Why Noel Jordan Can't Have Nice Things

May 1
2014
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Yeshe Perl, better known by his stage name, is known for his raunchy lyrics that deal with his experiences with substance abuse and prostitution. His family upbringing was tumultuous and both he and his parents were involved with drugs. Avalon’s paternal grandparents are Holocaust survivors; both endured lasting injuries from their imprisonment at Auschwitz. Avalon is from Hollywood, California. His debut self-titled album was released in 2006 on

May 1
2014
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There are plenty of ways to spoil your mom for Mother’s Day this year, whether at Zoo Boise or Sawtooth Winery. Or give the gift of music and take her to one of the many free performances running for 10 days straight during Boise Music Week. The kids might enjoy Repticon Boise Reptile and Exotic Animal Show or the Family Pirates Party at the Basque Center. For culture, head to Modern Art in Boise’s Linen District, and for a day of camaraderie take part in the annual Susan G. Komen Boise Race for the Cure.

Apr 27
2014
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Awkwafina delivered an energentic, powerful performance at Goodrich on Friday night. Photo courtesy of the runninglateshow.com

Last Friday, comedic rapper Awkwafina took the stage at Goodrich Ha…

Apr 23
2014
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We love a good supercut around these parts and while I won't say that this new one is the end-all-be-all of supercuts, it is one hell of a spectacular watch. 1001 Movie You Must See (Before You Die) is a list based on the book of the same name by Steven Jay Schneider and compiles an outstanding batch of footage from the films in the line-up, which includes films from every genre and time period since the beginning of the medium, from

Apr 15
2014
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Heavy D, Kid N Play, and Kris Kross for Sprite 1991, Kid N Play 1993

Sprite was one of the earliest companies to realize how instrumental and marketable rap could be to advertising, so kudos to them for that. Futh…

Apr 9
2014
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Musicians often boast, or complain, about the long hours they log in recording studios. But the singer-songwriter Benji Hughes has studio-rat bona fides few can match. Hughes, 38, is…

Apr 9
2014
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Mickey Avalon

Hollywood’s own bad boy Mickey Avalon has premiered his video for “Hollywood”. Check it out below. The song is a brand new anthem for the West Coast and is the first single from Mickey Avalon’s brand new EP “I Get Even” available online at this location

Apr 7
2014
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