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Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy, The

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Loudmouths: The Disposable Heroes Of HipHopRisy

Interview by Simon Witter, The Sunday Times, 1992

It grew out of raw anger. Can rap turn politically correct? ...

The Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy, Don Cherry, the Watts Prophets: Word Power — West Coast Rap goes Radical

Report and Interview by David Toop, The Face, February 1992

Rap music has become less experimental, but on America's West Coast, groups like The Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy and New World Rhythm are trying to ...

Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy: Telly It Like It Is

Report and Interview by Steven Wells, New Musical Express, 18 April 1992

Prime your remote controls for the anger and eloquence of powerful San Franciscan panthers of polemic rap, THE DISPOSABLE HEROES OF HIPHOPRISY, telling it like ...

The Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy: Hypocrisy Is The Greatest Luxury (4th & Broadway/All formats)

Review by Dele Fadele, New Musical Express, 2 May 1992

GREATEST AMERICAN HEROES – In-Disposable! Rono and Michael take their message to the streets ...

The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy: The Riot Stuff

Interview by Andrew Mueller, Melody Maker, 23 May 1992

An uneasy truce hangs over America in the aftermath of the LA riots. Is there worse to come or has the anger, for the moment, ...

The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy: Camden Underworld, London

Live Review by David Bennun, Melody Maker, 30 May 1992


The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy: Axe of Faith

Interview by Everett True, Melody Maker, 26 September 1992

THE DISPOSABLE HEROES OF HIPHOPRISY don't piss about like most groups who claim to be 'political'. The Disposables just get on down and do something ...

Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy: Whisky a Go Go, Los Angeles CA

Live Review by Richard Cromelin, Los Angeles Times, 6 November 1992

Sensitive Rap From Heroes of Hiphoprisy ...

The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy: Town & Country Club, London

Live Review by Simon Price, Melody Maker, 28 November 1992

CHANNEL ZERO. Middle-class family with airbrushed children steps out of a Volvo. Mother takes one look at me and shouts "You need Jesus!" Torn between ...

Michael Franti: Hero of Hiphoprisy

Interview by Mark Rowland, Musician, January 1993

"ONE THING I try to do when I perform a song is go back to where I was in my mind when I wrote it," ...

Nirvana: Cobain't That Peculiar

Report and Interview by Everett True, Melody Maker, 24 April 1993

Last week, Nirvana, L7, The Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy and The Breeders staged a massive benefit for Bosnia at San Francisco's Cow Palace. Everett True ...

Essential Guide To "Explicit" Albums

Guide by Stephen Dalton, Vox, August 1994

Back in 1985, one seemingly harmless song led a woman to take unprecedented action against the American recording industry. Thanks to her moral crusade, albums ...

A Q&A With Michael Franti

Interview by Stevie Chick, unpublished, Spring 2001

MICHAEL FRANTI has been one of the most consistently insightful, incisive, and intelligent voices in politicised pop music for almost 15 years now. ...

see also Beatnigs, The

see also Michael Franti


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