Public Enemy @ SXSW - March 16, 2007 (CRED)
Public Enemy @ SXSW

Hip Hop @ SXSW

  • Prefix Magazine has videos and pictures of Redman's set at the Fader Fort. Monsters&Critics reviews the show.
  • James took some great pictures of the Rakim showcase.
  • Some great photos here of Public Enemy's fantastic SXSW concert. Still rocking a crowd of 12,000 after 20 years. AngryCitizen reviews.
  • A selection of other great photos from Aesop Rock, Brother Ali, C-Rayz, El-P, Rakim & Ghostface's showcases here. El-P show review here
  • Spankrock in action can be found here and here, Pidgeon John here (+ review), and UGK here.

Did I miss any great reviews, videos or pictures? Link them in the comments!

El-P @ SXSW - March 16, 2007 (CRED)


Ghostface Killah @ SXSW - March 17, 2007 (CRED)
Ghostface @ SXSW


  • The Rap Up has a great freestyle by Joe Budden. When is Def Jam finally going to unleash him?
  • Check out a few EL-P tracks from his new album I'll Sleep When You're Dead here. Read a 4.5/5 HipHopSite review of the album here (most reliable review site for hip hop hands down). Pitchfork also reviews, and the Village Voice does a feature. Also listen to Chuck D interviewing El-Producto on Air America.
  • Download a fantastic 2 disc James Brown mixtape by DJ Premier here. Via Idolator.

Rakim @ SXSW - March 17, 2007 (CRED)
Rakim @ SXSW


  • NWA Day! Watch this hilarious video. I can't really explain it.
  • Redman performing 'Tonight's The Night' @ SXSW. Watch here.

"Gabo" got a Devin the Dude Tattoo (CRED)
Devin the Dude


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