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If the touring hip-hop festival Rock the Bells had existed in 1998, its line-up might have looked virtually identical to this year’s. Headliners like A Tribe Called Quest, The Pharcyde, De La Soul and Mos Def were the biggest names in alternative rap a decade ago, and they remain so today. Of course, that’s as much a sad comment on the dearth of new talent in the scene as it is a testament to the headliners’ longevity, but the veterans did their best to prevent the bill from becoming a nostalgia tour. Although A Tribe Called Quest . . .
07.18.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Of all the acts playing the Rock the Bells festival in Chicago tomorrow, I�m easily the most excited for Method Man and Redman�s shared set. To blow off some of anticipation, I was going to post a couple of fun Meth and Red music videos, until I got distracted by how absolutely awful the duo�s non-musical collaborations have been. First, there was their not-particularly-good movie How ...

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