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Interview: Rolling with Dice Raw

Monday - Nov 14, 2011 Artists

This article originally appeared on TeenWire.org Dedicated rap fans around the world have heard of Dice Raw.  His landmark rhymes on The Roots' classic album, Do You Want More?!!! sparked this Philadelphia native's career. Dice Raw took some time from his busy schedule to talk to TeenWire.org about how he got started, his debut album […]

Interview: The Tom Tom Club Gets Funky!

Monday - Nov 14, 2011 Artists

This article originally appeared on TeenWire.org Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth, founding members of the Talking Heads, started the Tom Tom Club in 1981. Their most famous songs, "Genius of Love" and "Wordy Rappinghood," among others, have been sampled by the likes of Tupac Shakur, LL Cool J, Puff Daddy, Ziggy Marley, and Mariah Carey. […]

Interview: Rocking with Rainer Maria

Sunday - Nov 13, 2011 Artists

This article originally appeared on TeenWire.org Recovering bookworms Caithlin De Marrais, Kyle Fischer, and William Kuehn met in a poetry class in college. Five years later, living in New York City and working together as Rainer Maria, they've just released their third full-length recording, A Better Version of Me, on Polyvinyl Records. Their music has […]

Interview: Good Charlotte Rocks!

Saturday - Nov 12, 2011 Artists

This article originally appeared on TeenWire.org One of the hottest new bands on the block is the brash quintet known as Good Charlotte. Their debut, self-titled CD is full of catchy hooks and humorous, life-reflecting lyrics over music full of energy and electricity. Hailing from Maryland, Good Charlotte features a duo of identical twins, Benji […]

Interview: Talking with Talib Kweli

Wednesday - Nov 9, 2011 Artists

This article originally appeared on TeenWire.org A conversation about rap and hip-hop would be incomplete without mention of Brooklyn's Talib Kweli. Talib's been hitting up hip-hop lovers with lyrics that defy the stereotype that rap is all about violence, money, and misogyny. His rhymes uplift listeners with a positive message and witty wordplay over hot […]

Interview: Rapper Nelly Holla's at TeenWire

Monday - Nov 7, 2011 Artists

This article originally appeared on TeenWire.org That's right, TeenWire visitors, St. Louis rap phenomenon Nelly is here! Already taking the entertainment industry by storm, selling more than seven million copies of his debut album, Country Grammar, Nelly is about to hit us again with his new album, Nellyville. Nellyville will drop June 25. Nellyville's first […]