I Know You Got Soul : Hank Shocklee & Bill Stephney in The Source (1990)

March 31, 2014

An interview with Bill Stephney and Hank Shocklee (Public Enemy/Bomb Squad) conducted by Jon Shecter in may 1990.


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Classic Review : Breaking Atoms in The Source (1991)

December 11, 2008

Review of Main Source classic album, by Jon Shecter in may 1991. Over there Vincent Lopez has an almost complete run down of all the almost classic album rated in The Source.

Main Source : Just Hangin Out (Your Hood remix)



Second Coming : Nas in The Source (1994)

August 29, 2008

Classic article on the Illmatic sessions written by Jon Shecter in april 1994.

DJ Premier : Represent original demo instru (DivShare)

Categories : feature, queens, Jon Shecter, Demo.

Oh, That’s What They Is : Schoolly D in The Source (1994)

February 29, 2008

Short interview with the original gangsta rapper, from The Source, may 1994.

Schoolly D : King Of New-York (extended mix) (DivShare)
Schoolly D : King Of New-York (extended mix) (MassMirror)


Say What ? Rap artist speak out : KRS One in The Source (1991)

July 6, 2007

I have tons of interviews where KRS talks about music, but what’s a KRS appreciation month without some of his comments on world politics ? Here he discussed the war in Irak with Jon Shecter in may 1991. The mp3 is from 1989 with 45 King on the turntables.

KRS One & 45 King: Freestyle (Send Space)
KRS One & 45 King : Freestyle (DivShare)

Funk From Hell : Redman feature in The Source (1992)

April 2, 2007

December 1992, Redman as seen by The Source’s Editor In Chief, Jon Shecter, the accompanying freestyle is from a 1996 Bad Boy mixtape.

Redman : Freestyle from the Puff Daddy/Stretch Armstrong mixtape


Categories : Jon Shecter, Hit Squad, Feature, Freestyle.