Archive for April, 2014

Reggae royalty

Stephen Marley. Photo by Leon Laing.

Stephen Marley. Photo by Leon Laing.

“Tremendous.”

That’s what Karl Hertzog said when I asked him what he thought about Stephen Marley as an artist. Hertzog, a Philadelphia resident, has been Marley’s friend for six years. Continue reading ‘Reggae royalty’

Stillmatic

Illmatic: Nas in Philly. Photo by Leon Laing.

Illmatic: Nas in Philly. Photo by Leon Laing.

In honor of the 20th anniversary of Nas’ epic debut album Illmatic, the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival will feature the world premiere of Time is Illmatic. This documentary chronicles the rise of Nas’ album. Continue reading ‘Stillmatic’