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Published: 05 July 2012

352 Pages | 42 photographs and illustrations


ISBN: 9780195331127

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Groove Music

The Art and Culture of the Hip-Hop DJ

Mark Katz

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  • Chronicles the full 35 year history of the hip-hop DJ
  • Redefines hip-hop as an art form based on creativity, industriousness, and a way to avoid crime and violence
  • Draws upon interviews with dozens of DJs from Bronx pioneers to the hottest new turntablists
  • Comes with a companion website featuring audio and visual clips of DJs in action

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