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Crate digging with Hub rap archaeologist Pacey Foster

Pacey Foster used to fly home from college in Indiana, hustle to his Newton bedroom, and reach straight for the radio dial.
Hip-Hop History
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  November 16, 2012

Tonight: History of Boston Hip-Hop comes alive at Enormous Room. Plus: Pacey Foster video and mixtape

This week in the Phoenix, Chris Faraone talks to PACEY FOSTER -- "the biggest nerd hip-hop historian in all of Boston" -- about Pacey's Boston...
By Carly Carioli  |  November 30, 2009

Tale of the tapes

Soon after music-minded UMass-Boston management professor Pacey Foster signed on to write a Boston chapter for the most comprehensive hip-hop tome ever compiled, his mission brought him to rural Maine, where it has long been speculated that the Hub rhy
Pacey Foster tells the story of Boston hip-hop
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  November 27, 2009

Photos: History of Boston hip-hop

A collection of the Boston hip-hop community's earliest works, courtesy of Pacey Foster
A photo tour through Boston's hip-hop history
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  November 20, 2009