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    Sunday March 18, 2012 1:10am - 1:25am @ Barbarella Patio (611 Red River St)

    There was a time when hip hop was needed, was necessary, when it was utilized as the only form of expression, the only voice, for an all too under appreciated and almost unknown culture. As the strength of its voice grew so did its impact on the rest of the world. A rise in popularity led to a rise in marketability, and once the rise in marketability positively affected the rise in profitability, mainstream Corporate America capitalized on the movement, and in turn the music, the core, the essence of the genre, declined.

    There was a time when hip hop was needed, was necessary, when...

    Type Band, Official
    Hashtag #sxsw #L.E.$
    Tags 21+, Hip-Hop-Rap
    Website http://schedule.sxsw.com/2012/events/event_MS15646

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