Alex Dwyer's Off The Books columns returns with a look at Jooyoung Lee's new, "Blowin' Up."
Get to know the man who would change culture forever, Robert Beck a.k.a. Iceberg Slim
Off the Books returns with Harold Stallworth, who recommends checking out the alternatively bleak and hilarious, "Big Machine."
Alex Dwyer reads another book on Gil Scott-Heron to disheartening results
Alex Dwyer reviews the latest from "Can't Stop Won't Stop" author Jeff Chang. who, like most, summons DMX to understand race in America.
Alex Dwyer reviews The Purple One as experienced by Toure, an apparent Old Testament stan
A quarter of a century after the genius of "Paul's Boutique", Alex Dwyer serves as our literary eggman
If not wearing pants is cool, you can call Dweez Miles Davis. “I love women. I never needed any help or ever had any trouble finding women. I just like to be with them, talking and shit like that. But I never have messed with a musician’s girlfriend. Never. Even if she hadn’t been with […]
Dweez hasn’t stopped listening to Hotter Than July since July. “It was hot, unnaturally so. You dig? The kind of heat that changes your mood and your attitude. A nondiscriminating hope-to-God-some-cold-beer’s-waiting-that-I-can-bathe-in hot. Like a combination microwave and a dame with big tits on Spanish Fly rubbing up against you like she wants to melt you […]