Tonight is cheap tacos
chrismohney: and expensive champagne. Next year will become insane almost immediately. Really it’s already insane, its insanity so profound it became asynchronous with the calendar and infected the end of the previous year. But tonight there will be a small, sturdy zone of calm, established on this foundation of cheap tacos and expensive champagne. Here I shall make my stand, till next week.
claytoncubitt: Your must watch today. Beat This! Hip Hop History 1984 (via Django’s Ghost) BBC documentary on early hiphop in NYC. Features Afrika Bambaataa blowing some kid’s minds at a planetarium, also sitting on a sailboat in NY harbor (!), DJ Kool Herc driving some huge speakers around in his convertible in the Bronx, and talking about his stabbing. Malcolm McLaren retelling his trip to...