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The Phineas Gauge: Defining Rap in Alaska – “Cabin Rap”

When you’re not from Alaska or have never visited the place, the word itself inspires thoughts of cliched trademarks—images of pristine forests, bountiful wildlife, and long, cold and dark winters, during which people flock together in bars, eat game, drink … Continue reading

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From Britain to Canada: How Pirate Radio and Radio Caroline Inspire Music Today

In the early 60′s, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) was known as “Auntie” to its target audience of mild-mannered, working class, British households.  Pumping wholesome Jim Reeves standards and jazz renditions through the airwaves, Auntie BBC was seemingly oblivious to … Continue reading

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