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The Rocket, September 1990. Can be viewed in Special Collections (ML3534 .R67)
Call Number: ML3469 .F53 (Special Collections)
Publication Date: 1992-1996
Seattle hip-hop magazine published bimonthly, local writers and artists writing reviews, profiles, and editorials on Seattle and national hip hop with some syndicated national columns and articles.
Call Number: ML3534 .R67 (Special Collections) / A9506 (Microfilm)
Publication Date: 1979-2000
Biweekly Seattle music newspaper that covered hip-hop as well as rock and punk music.
Call Number: Microfilm A8474
Publication Date: 1991-
Seattle alternative weekly newspaper, search the library catalog for ("my philosophy" AND "mizell") to specifically find Larry Mizell Jr.'s weekly hip hop column "My Philosophy".
UW Course: CHID 250 “Hip Hop in the 206” SHORT
Crocodile Cafe Collection - Hip Hop, Rap, and Electronica
The Crocodile Café Collection contains 118 days of unique live music recordings, including several recordings by NW Hip Hop, Rap, and Electronica artists: (e.g., Source of Labor, The Saturday Knights, and Pleasurecraft). Learn more here.
DVDs and Films
Blackalicious, 4/20 live in Seattle
Call Number: DVD MVD 018 (Ask at circ desk)
Blackalicious (Gift of Gab and Chief Xcel) concert DVD from show on 4/20/06, featuring Lateef, Pigeon John, LifeSavas and Fat Lip of the Pharcyde.
Small city big hip hop
Call Number: request through Summit
Documentary following the hip-hop community and scene in Portland, lead by radio talk show host Opio Sokoni.
Hip Hop radio show (local and national), broadcasts Sundays, 6-9pm on KEXP 90.3