LL Cool J, Ice Cube, Public Enemy, De La Soul Bayou Music Center July 3, 2013 Classic-rock acts who were never more than B-list tour every summer and pack amphitheaters by the thousands. It takes four of the most important acts in rap history to fill up Bayou Music Center. Something seems off ther ... More >>
Funny but unlovable, the "wolf pack" returns for round 3.
Acting. You're doing it wrong.Sometimes it's fun to see some of our favorite rappers take on acting roles outside of their music videos. At other times, rappers taking on movie roles can end up being horrible idea. Not every rapper can be a convincing drug dealer like DMX is in Belly. The big ... More >>
Some rappers happen to be thoughtful, intelligent people. Every Monday that isn't a national holiday (or thereabouts), Rocks Off will have some of them here discussing issues relevant to their culture. Photo illustration by John Seaborn GrayThis Week's Panel: Bun B, Renzo, Kyle Hubbard, Mr ... More >>
Bow Wow strikes it rich in Lottery Ticket.
Balaclavas, Indian Jewelry, Dead Roses: Sat., Feb. 13. The Mink. Betty Soo: Thu., April 15. McGonigel's Mucky Duck. White Rhino, Blind Pets, Smoke & Feathers, The Rivermouth: Sat., Jan. 23. The Mink. Booker T, JJ Grey: Sat., March 27, 8 p.m., $22. Meridian. Bruce Bruce, Mike Epps: Sat., Marc ... More >>
Welcome back to Turning the Screw, Rocks Off's weekly rap post. It probably won't rhyme, at least most of the time. E-mail tips to firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks, homies. Single of the Week: Chamillionaire, "Good Morning" Wire To Wire Despite what you initially want to think about Cham's new s ... More >>
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Ice Cube and Tracy Morgan get religion
The Friday and Def Comedy Jam star takes no prisoners
Roll Bounce skates on its '70s vibe
The Rock tries on Joe Don Baker's shoes for size, and they don't quite fit
The Kinsey Sicks quartet busts into Houston
Cuba and Beyoncé fire up the soul of the South
Caroline Herring shows her South side
If only Ice Cube's freaky Friday films could switch places with better movies