Flipmode Squad

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2013

    The Five Best NYC Rap Albums That Never Happened

    This week, while we've taken a loving look back at the finest album-length offerings that the home of hip-hop has contributed to the genre, we're also reminded of the empty spaces in our record collections where masterpieces should sit. It's heartbreaking enough that rap in an album form didn't catc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2012

    Meat Guns, Weed Brownies, and Riesling: Our Conversation With Roc Marciano

    In Tweets is Watching, Phillip Mlynar asks local artists questions based solely on the contents of their Twitter timeline. Next week, Roc Marciano will release his exceptional new album, Reloaded. It's a fitting success for Roc Marcy, who used to count himself a part of Busta Rhymes' Flipmode Squad ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    February 16, 2011


    Only female rappers and DJs allowed

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Download: Roc Marciano, "Raw Deal"

    Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent. ​The long-in-the-works debut album from Long Island rapper Roc Marciano, Marcberg (out now via Fat Beats), is the ultimate subway listen--a mix of murky Walkman-ready boom-thwap, the subterranean fee ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    May 9, 2006

    A Tent Grows Across the Bridge

    Bryant Park, meet Brooklyn Fashion Week

  • Music

    January 18, 2000
  • Music

    December 29, 1998