Days Like This… : A Tribe Called Quest In The Source (1993)

January 26, 2008

Cover story on Tribe Called Quest by Kierna Mayo Dawsey in the december 1993 issue of The Source.

A Tribe Called Quest, Black Thought & Consequence : Freestyle on Future Flava (DivShare)


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Classic Review : People’s Instinctive Travels & The Path Of Rhythm in The Source (1990)

September 4, 2007

Rather than buy Shawn Taylor’s uninspiring book about Q-Tip’s first album, I’ll just stick to Matty C’s review from The Source. Back in may 1990 the magazine didn’t use the five mics ratings, but they re-reviewed the album in the following issue, summer 1990, this time with the classic rating.
A Tribe Called Quest : Pubic Enemy (Kool DJ Red Alert remix) (DivShare)


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Classic Review : De La Soul Is Dead in The Source (1991)

April 20, 2007

Here is th 5 mics review of De La Soul Is Dead… Well, before switching to mics, The Source was rating records with broken records, so here is the 5 broken records review of De La second masterpiece by Atco in may 1991. And the totally irrelevant mp3 is actually from their first twelve inch.

De La Soul : Freedom Of Speak

Categories : Native Tongue, Atco, Review.

A Tragic Scenario : MC Hood in the Source (1992)

January 28, 2007

Obituary of the short lived MC Hood, whose carreer only consist of the homophobic, yet dope opening vers of the Scenario remix. Written by Matty C in The Source, May 1992.

A Tribe Called Quest, Hood & Leaders Of The New School : Scenario remix 


How I Stopped Worrying And Learned To Love The Tommy Boy Maketing Department : De La Soul from On The Go (1996)

January 17, 2007

Well written feature on De La Soul, penned by the only person I know who writes about hip hop with style, Dave Tompkins, from On The Go, july 1996.

De La Soul : Live 


Travelling, Theorizing and Marauding : A Tribe Called Quest in Rap Pages (1994)

January 4, 2007

Interview for the producer section of Rap Pages with Bilal Allah in june 1994, that’s after Midnight Marauders.

A Tribe Called Quest : Lyrics To Go remix