He is, in many minds, a symbol of the resistance against inequality.
In 1992, Tupac was another brotha in the game coming up and shining his light. Who knew what he would become in the span of his short career and beyond?
Twenty years ago, I was working for a magazine called Kronick, The Underground Chronicle. Everyone in L.A. – if they had any connection to the underground hip hop scene – knew about the Kronick. It got it’s name from the official soundtrack of the West Coast dropped by Dr. Dre in ’92, but the Kronick…… Continue reading The Saga Continues…
I am officially announcing the release of my first book “Rebelation: A Memoir with Photos” in March of 2018.
I had a chance to travel away from L.A. for a couple of weeks. The first stop was Todd Mission, TX, where the first Middlelands music festival went down. Being Loupy D, I had the luxury of a golf cart and an all-access pass.
“Ain’t no guarantees in life…if this shit don’t jump off, I’ll be back on the streets hustling tomorrow.”
I’m great with my Loupy way of life.
It’s a big day for me. My online class is up for the offering. It starts October 25th. I’m in the middle of preparing the syllabus and I think that it will be an interesting course for anyone who writes creative nonfiction. It will be nice to teach again; it’s been over ten years since…… Continue reading Transmission Complete