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The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975
The original material was shot by a Swedish TV crew but just now assembled into this documentary that has both vision and perspective.
"...spanning the years 1967 to 1975, The Black Power Mixtape is by any measure a historical treasure trove of..."

Oct. 21, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Mixtape Madness
A roundup hits and misses
"...“Hot Revolver.” Leak 6 lacks the punch of Wayne’s mixtapes of old, before his own market became supersaturated. There’s..."

Jan. 23, 2009 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

A Geezerville Mixtape
More of the best of 2008
"...look back at 2008 in the form of a mixtape. I’ve written about each of the artists included either..."

Jan. 14, 2009 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Mind on his Money
Chamillionaire defends his throne as the Mixtape Messiah.
"...long-delayed third LP Venom (Universal) with his free, four-part Mixtape Messiah 7 and latest union address, Major Pain. Tonight..."

March 17, 2010 Music Post by Austin Powell

Whut It Dew
They don't call DJ Rapid Ric the Mixtape Mechanic for nuthin'
"...Dubbed the Mixtape Mechanic, Austin's DJ Rapid Ric is building a lengthy..."

May 20, 2005 Music Feature by Robert Gabriel

Much Ado About Nothing
DC rapper Wale makes a splash
"...the concept further, dropping a free download coyly titled Mixtape About Nothing. Stitched together with dialogue from his favorite..."

Aug. 5, 2008 Music Post by Thomas Fawcett

Wednesday Rewind: On the Download
Free releases by Centro-matic, Leatherbag, and Zeale
"...of Judgment Day, Zeale dropped what he’s calling a micro-mixtape, The Mashup Smashup. Taking cues from his local breakout,..."

May 25, 2011 Music Post by Austin Powell

Our Life is Not a Movie or Maybe
Will Sheff gets in touch with his feminine side.
"...Last week, Okkervil River digitally debuted its Golden Opportunities Mixtape, a marvelous live, nine-song cover collection – with the..."

Dec. 18, 2007 Music Post by Austin Powell

Blak and Blu Remixed
Gary Clark Jr.’s major label debut gets remodeled next month
"...even further. Next month, there’s Blak and Blue: The Mixtape, a hip-hop-structured comp of unreleased tracks and remakes of..."

Jan. 21, 2014 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Wednesday Rewind
New videos from Austin's Extraordinary G'z
"...There are two ways to preview White Denim's highly..."

April 6, 2011 Music Post by Austin Powell

Hip-Hop on the Verge
Austin finally cemented a scene, but who will break out nationally?
"...Chronicle cover and 2007's energetic The Woodgrain Collection, a mixtape made in tandem with celebrated beatmaster DJ Rapid Ric...."

Jan. 16, 2015 Music Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Saturday Picks & Sleepers
Last night blurbs – hip-hop Picks and slept-on Sleepers
"...resurrection of rap's golden age culminated with critically acclaimed mixtape 1999 by a fresh-faced teenager named Joey Bada$$ (Jo-Vaughn..."

March 20, 2015 Music Feature

This Time Just the Girls
The ladies of Austin hip-hop hold court
"...The 21-year-old Russell just released a mixtape, The Diary Part 1: In the Spotlight, a CD/DVD..."

Aug. 28, 2009 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

JMBLYA 2018 Packs Out for J. Cole
Wall-to-wall rap showcase climaxes with wokeness
"...of “trap” with his sing-song delivery. Beginning as a mixtape rapper with his “Slime Season” series, his droning lacked..."

May 6, 2018 Music Post by Clara Wang

Remixing Against the Storm
Perennial Austin Band of the Year contenders keeps it RE:AL
"...The new track belongs to an upcoming mixtape called RE:mixtape, which drops February 11 – the duo’s..."

Jan. 4, 2016 Music Post by Kahron Spearman

The Return of ... the Cassette
The Walkman revolutionized portable music. Can their fodder – cassettes – jump the shark?
"..."My point of reference is a mixtape. I grew up getting 'em, making 'em, trading 'em."..."

Aug. 30, 2013 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

You Can't Bury Me
Octavis Berry died, but he left behind the League of Extraordinary G'z
"..."This was just supposed to be a mixtape," explains Greezo, who, at 30, is the oldest member..."

June 8, 2012 Music Feature by Chase Hoffberger

SXSW Thursday International Bands
Thursday, pace yourself
"...with battle rap experience keeps rolling racks on February mixtape S.T.A.R.S...."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature

"...Mixtape Messiah 2 (Chamillitary)..."

March 2, 2007 Music Review by Robert Gabriel

Local X Factor
"...Gary Clark Jr.Blak & Blu: The Mixtape..."

June 6, 2014 Music Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Beat Box
Beat Box
"...coming for battle rap MC Phranchyze, whose Phranye West mixtape hits peaks as high ("His Dudeness") as its valleys..."

Sept. 28, 2012 Music Review by Chase Hoffberger

Local Reviews
" eight. The second installment from the local rapper's mixtape series, launched in 2008, ushers in a new era..."

June 22, 2012 Music Review by Chase Hoffberger

Hova, Fiddy, and Weezy, NOLA's Dee-1 is calling youse out.
"...steady buzz with the I Hope They Hear Me mixtape trilogy and seems poised for a national breakout...."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature by Thomas Fawcett

"...S. Dot and Tuk da GatWhite Boy Mixtape MelodicScience RecordingsFormula 512 Vol. 2 StormshadowThe Sleeper Must Awaken..."

April 30, 2010 Music Review by Chase Hoffberger

Mixed Bag
The summer mixtape circuit heats up
" be a significant Weezy Drought on the national mixtape circuit. And while certain heads might greet this news..."

June 13, 2008 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

SXSW Interactive 07 Web Awards
OwnYourC wins Best in Show, and more from Sunday's ceremony
"...For more information, see Amusement Exopolis Valentine's Day Art Smithsonian Photography Blog Business: For-Profit Resn..."

March 16, 2007 Screens Feature

Music on the Page at the Texas Book Festival
Music books strut their feminism, hip-hop, and emo
"...Sat. 27, 3:30pm, in Capitol Extension Room E2.014. Paper Mixtapes: Histories in Hip-Hop..."

Oct. 26, 2018 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

Izzy Gets the Fuck Across Town
Mackenzie Davis is a great traveling companion for this dull roadtrip
"...The storytelling format is something like a mixtape. Listening to it reinforces the delusion of memory. Izzy..."

July 20, 2018 Movie Review by Danielle White

SXSW Music Review: #ICMLadiesNight
Rapid-fire rap, R&B, and soul stacking
"...the Grammy nominee bounce through tracks off her debut mixtape Tayla Made, including the playful “Mama Ain’t Raise No..."

March 16, 2018 SXSW Post by Alejandra Ramirez

Live Music This Weekend, Aug. 18-20
Soundtracking this weekend’s sweat-fests
"...Breaking on his debut mixtape The Come Up (2007), J. Cole made his next..."

Aug. 18, 2017 Music Post by James Renovitch

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