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  • 7 years ago | Interviews

    Back in 1987, when Pimp C and Bun B were first writing the rhymes that would become their debut cassette, The Southern Way, neither one of them would ever have dreamed that their music could grow into a national phenomenon. Their ascent to Souther...

  • 7 years ago | Music News

    It's probably safe to say that nobody's South By Southwest experience this year was as comprehensive as that of Paul Ford, an editor at Harper's and a blogger at themorningnews.org. And here's the thing — Ford never left New York City. Inste...

  • 8 years ago | Music News

    Finally, it's here in all its two-disc, 29-track, guest-star-studded, double-album glory: Underground Kingz, the most anticipated album out of the South this year and the most eagerly awaited Texas rap album since Scarface's The Fix back in 2002. ...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    This story, as originally conceived, was supposed to be a compilation of the year's best boxed sets and other reissues. But then it hit us — in today's shuffle-driven iPod world, with the pace of pop culture moving at breakneck speed, it's po...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    This story, as originally conceived, was supposed to be a compilation of the year's best boxed sets and other reissues. But then it hit us — in today's shuffle-driven iPod world, with the pace of pop culture moving at breakneck speed, it's po...

  • 9 years ago | Interviews

    Gretchen Wilson performs with the Shannon Lawson Trio and Jimmy Barret on Thursday, June 29, at the Hard Rock Live, 5747 Seminole Way, Hollywood. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $50 to $100. Call 954-523-3309, or visit