episode 68: Neighborhood Nipsey, Rest Easy

Updated: Apr 15, 2019



Episode Image by @morethanmiked

Theme song

HoodGrown by David-James

@davedashjames_

https://soundcloud.com/davedashjames

Transition music

Nathan Peters

@mztrwlsn @mrwilsonbeats

https://soundcloud.com/mrwilsonbeats

TAG THE ARTIST:

**FLASH TAGS**

@yesterdaynite

@melissafalconer

@varianscollection

@color_splvsh

@morethanmiked

@d_model_material

@airyvision

@chuckstyless

@kasprim


FOR US BY US:

Comics in Color

https://www.facebook.com/ComicsInColor/

https://www.wbur.org/artery/2018/07/20/comic-book-lovers-of-color-dorchester

Barrington S. Edwards & Cagen Luse

http://artsake.massculturalcouncil.org/cagen-luse-drawn-to-comics/


WORD ON THE STREET:

AHT

DeCordova New England Biennial 2019

https://decordova.org/art/exhibition/decordova-new-england-biennial-2019

Two guests will get to spend a night sleeping under the Louvre pyramid.

https://www.artsy.net/news/artsy-editorial-two-guests-will-spend-night-sleeping-louvre-pyramid

JR’s giant collage at the Louvre was torn to shreds in a day.

https://www.artsy.net/news/artsy-editorial-jrs-giant-collage-louvre-torn-shreds-day

Damien Hirst’s 60-foot-tall bronze statue was unveiled at the Palms in Las Vegas.

https://www.artsy.net/news/artsy-editorial-damien-hirsts-60-foot-tall-bronze-statue-unveiled-palms-las-vegas

LAWS and Conditions

Walsh Seeks 44 Percent Increase In Housing, Homelessness Funding

https://www.wbur.org/bostonomix/2019/04/05/boston-2020-housing-spending

Massachusetts lawmakers seek ban on “gay conversion therapy”

https://www.boston.com/news/local-news/2019/03/10/massachusetts-lawmakers-seek-ban-on-gay-conversion-therapy

Rachael Rollins slams Charlie Baker, says his son got special treatment

https://www.bostonherald.com/2019/04/05/da-rachael-rollins-slams-gov-baker-says-his-son-got-special-treatment/

UPDATES

The Petty Continues: City of Chicago Says It Will Sue Jussie Smollett After He Misses $130,000 Repayment Deadline

https://thegrapevine.theroot.com/the-petty-continues-city-of-chicago-says-it-will-sue-j-1833832041

Jury finds Hart family of 8 died by murder-suicide in California cliff crash

https://www.boston.com/news/national-news/2019/04/05/hart-family-murder-suicide-cliff-crash


KING PINS:

Xaviera Simmons

https://davidcastillogallery.com/artist/xaviera-simmons/#79

https://www.guggenheim.org/artwork/artist/xaviera-simmons

https://www.culturedmag.com/xaviera-simmons/

UNSUNG HEROES/history moves:

Bronner Brothers hair shows

https://www.npr.org/2017/02/11/514590204/nations-largest-african-american-hair-show-marks-70-years-of-black-beauty

https://bronnerbros.com/our-history/


GOOD LOOKS (interview):

Barrington Edwards

@professorvexer

@studiovexer


REALTALK:

Nipsey Hussle

https://www.wsj.com/articles/beyond-bling-rapper-nipsey-hussle-promoted-job-skills-and-investments-11554385598

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOvqpct6OOU

https://hiphopdx.com/editorials/id.4262/title.real-big-nipsey-hussle-his-many-business-ventures

https://www.change.org/p/l-a-councimember-marqueece-harris-dawson-nipsey-hussle-blvd/u/24393198?cs_tk=Akg1QMP3gh5vOJhorVwAAXicyyvNyQEABF8BvGtV2TEArUxDAwXpHKdChFU%3D&utm_campaign=8d6e54401c8e48febd1bc00ac264d1d9&utm_medium=email&utm_source=petition_update&utm_term=cs



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