Eric Foster

A Personal History of Hip Hop

Hip hop is now over 40 years old. The culture has fascinated me from the very beginning. I can remember being 9 years old and going into my oldest brother’s room to listen to his albums. more »

Feb 4, 2015 5:02 PM Cover Story

Behind the Buzz with Queen B

Bey says that she was bored with the conventional way music is released and that she wanted to be able to talk directly with her fans. So what exactly is the theme of this latest musical exploit? The answer is empowerment. more »

Jan 23, 2014 12:00 AM Music

A Blues Journey: Chattanooga to Harvard and Back

Dr. Clark White, aka Deacon Bluz, talks the politics of music more »

Aug 8, 2013 12:00 AM 1 Comments