The Hip-Hop Struggle

Allston – If you were checking iTunes’ Top Ten Hip-Hop charts on September 13th, you may have noticed something out of the ordinary. While albums from Jay-Z, Kanye West and other hip-hop icons placed throughout the ranks, breaking in at number nine, between Eminem and 2pac, was “This is Our Science,” the latest album of … Continue reading

Long Exposures

Sorry I haven’t kept up-to-date with my articles – I’m still working on a piece on indie rapper Astronautalis, and I’m almost finished with a feature on the Boston Palestine Film Festival! Also, I’ve got an article on a Ugandan political asylum seeker written on deadline at Boston Immigration Court that was a blast to … Continue reading

Photos from Astronautalis’ show at O’Brien’s in Allston, the final stop for his tour of “This is Our Science.”

Astronautalis played the last show of his tour for “This is Our Science” at O’Brien’s Pub in Allston Sunday, November 6 2011. I was able to sit down with him before the show, and I’ll have our interview up later this week! Until then, here are some photos! All images (c) Benjamin Cooper