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[live review + photos] Necro's last-ever show @ the Middle East, 1.21.11 [NSFW]

[live review + photos] Necro's last-ever show @ the Middle East, 1.21.11 [NSFW]

It was just another NECRO show at the Middle East last Friday night with the self-proclaimed king of death rap performing for his usual crowd...
By Erin Baldassari  |  January 27, 2011

Necro: Horror business

When you're a Necro fan, tough love is the name of the game.
Brooklyn hip-hop artist embraces his bad rap
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  October 08, 2010

Hip-hop from Hell

Depraved hip-hop is the biggest thing to hit trailer-trash America since sliced meds.
Horrorcore salutes Ice Cube and Alice Cooper
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  October 30, 2009

Smack downer

I haven’t come hereto academically justify West Coast credos about assimilating hoes into housewives. Instead I’ve come to mourn the commercialization of misogynistic rap lyrics.
Hip-Hop Misogyny: It Ain’t What It Used To Be
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  July 24, 2009

Photos: Rock the Bells 2009

More from Faraone on this weekend's Rock the Bells coming soon. In the meantime, enjoy these photos after the jump from Derek Green.    K'Naan   Psycho...
By Ryan Stewart  |  July 20, 2009

Slay anything

Boston's Irepress weren't supposed to be an instrumental band. What they've evolved into just happens to be too stylishly sinuous to lend itself to lots of words.
Words fail the post-everything epics of Irepress
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  February 09, 2009

Necro's Degenerate Middle East Show

Necro's Degenerate Middle East Show

It’s a good thing my grandmother stayed home from Necro’s show at the Middle East this past Saturday...
By Chris Faraone  |  December 22, 2008

Going on sale: November 14, 2008

Los Amigos Invisibles, Marnie Stern, Pink Martini, and more
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  November 12, 2008