- 6 years ago
Playing tracks by
Marshall McLuhan, Lafayette Afro Rock Band, Lalo Schifrin, Nate Harrison, Bob James and more.
The 1977 New York Blackout was a landmark event in the development of Hip Hop. As looters stole DJ equipment from hi-fi stores when the lights went out, wings were given to an altricial Hip hop scene. In the days that followed the blackout, "there were a thousand new DJs."