GZA (Rapper)

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    September 29, 2014

    Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week

    The weekend may have abandoned us, but that's okay ... At least we have some kick ass shows to make us less miserable. Just check out the five best concerts going down this week, from la música caliente de Marc Anthony at the AAA to Wu-Tang's GZA at the Stage to guitar hero Peter Frampton at the H ... More >>

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    April 15, 2014

    Coachella 2014's Best Moments

    Round one of Coachella is over. And damn, was it a good one! We're all sore, sunburned, and smiling. Here's the best of another memorable weekend in Indio. Finding 20 bucks on the ground. We spent it on a slice of Hot Lips Spicy Pie pizza and a cold beer. Thank you, Coachella gods. -Taylor Hamby ... More >>

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    November 21, 2013

    Ghostface Killah and De La Soul Headlining Art Basel Week at The Stage Miami

    Art Basel Miami Beach week isn't just about paint on a canvas, graffiti on a wall, or a sculpture in the park. It's also about the drop of the boom-bap beat from the most significant art form of the last half-century, hip-hop. In the late 1980s, Wu Tang's Ghostface Killah and De La Soul helped tu ... More >>

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    November 8, 2012
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    March 12, 2012

    Alert: SXSW Coverage Ahead

    "What I want from each and every one of you is a hard-target search of every gas station, residence, warehouse, farmhouse, henhouse, outhouse and doghouse in that area." -- Tommy Lee Jones, The Fugitive You don't have to spend much time at South By Southwest to know that all of the above building ... More >>

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    December 5, 2011

    Art Basel Music: Wu-Tang's GZA Slangs Liquid Swords at The Stage, December 3

    ​GZA The Stage Miami Saturday, December 3, 2011 Better Than: Waiting for anyone who wasn't GZA. He arrived about two and a half hours late. We should have known -- Wu-Tang is notorious for being tardy to shows. In any case, GZA, the Genius, one of the founding members of the Clan, finally showe ... More >>

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    December 1, 2011
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    November 28, 2011

    Art Basel Miami Beach Parties You Are Not Invited To

    FacebookIt's all about the Benjamins, baby. ​Whether you're an affluent jet setter or an artistic street kid, Art Basel Miami Beach and the plethora of satellite fairs, gallery exhibits, and public instillations attached to the four-day festival offer a little something for everyone. For Crossfade ... More >>

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    November 28, 2011

    Art Basel Miami Beach 2011's Ten Best Parties, Concerts, and Strip Shows

    Via your Basel happy ending with Tamara Sky, The Overthrow, and Hard 2 Leave.​Check out Crossfade's blogs on other awesome Basel week events like YACHT, Salem, James Murphy's Special Disco Version, Yelle, and GZA. It might seem like a really rad idea to spend the next fo ... More >>

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    November 4, 2011

    Wu-Tang's GZA Announces Art Basel Performance of Liquid Swords at The Stage

    After the Wu-Tang mothership crashed full force into pop culture with the release of the 1993 gangsta rap classic Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), the first order of business was to send out the pods. Method Man was the first to strike out solo with 1994's stellar and intensely hardcore Tical. But ... More >>

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    September 8, 2011
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    September 1, 2011

    Raekwon the Chef and Ghostface Killah Cook Up Classic Gangsta Rap at Rock the Bells Miami

    ​The Wu-Tang Clan has never been modest about its skill set. With hundreds of releases tied to the Wu-Tang brand, this now-legendary '90s gangsta rap collective has always been upfront about what it brings to the table. If you know your Wu, you know nobody else cooks, serves, and keeps 'em coming ... More >>

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    July 15, 2011

    Rock the Bells Brings Ghostface, Raekwon, and Mobb Deep to the Fillmore September 13

    ​We all know hip-hop was better back in the day (namely the mid '90s) before MCs and beatmakers-for-hire became obsessed with their cellphones and started writing ringtones instead of blratt-blratt rap tracks. Thankfully, the Rock the Bells Festival Series is hustling hard to preserve the days - ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2010

    Meatless in Miami: Vegetarians in Popular Song

    ​A couple of months ago, Sweat Records booked L.A. punk rock duo No Age. I knew they're vegan, so I made sure we were stocked with an array of sumptuous goodies to feed them. After their insanely high-energy show, the fact that they could replenish with local songstress Raffa's vegan chili nearly ... More >>

  • Music

    February 12, 2009

    Head Spins: DJ Lennox

    Kicking hip-hop from Miami to West Palm Beach.

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    February 9, 2009

    Head Spins: DJ Lennox

    With DJs the world over claiming to be "open format," it's refreshing to stumble upon a spinner who actually claims a specific genre. In DJ Lennox's case, it's hip-hop, he says: "That's my foundation."Still, Lennox is no fool about the vagaries of the marketplace, and he's not about to lose a gig be ... More >>

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    April 3, 2008

    Still Slumming

    No shade – Cappadonna’s keeping it real at Studio A.

  • News

    May 26, 2005

    Excess Hollywood

    Some interesting horror flicks, a couple of relationship movies, and plenty of action save summer from sequels

  • Music

    March 31, 2005

    Prefuse 73

    Surrounded by Silence Warp

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    November 4, 2004


    Perfect Circle

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    January 16, 2003


    Legend of the Liquid Sword "MCA"

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    December 23, 1999

    Wu-Tang Forever?

    U-God on the Wu-Tang Clan's little quality-control problem