Jaime Lowe

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    What's Beef? Ol' Dirty Bastard Manager Responds to Village Voice

    What follows is an exchange sparked by a Tuesday Sound of the City post about Digging in the Dirt: The Life and Death of ODB. Jarred Weisfeld, Ol' Dirty Bastard's manager at the time of his death, took issue with the way he'd been described. He wanted an explanation, and a chance to publicly defend ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Week in Review: We Got into Fights!

    In the same week that we interviewed Jaime Lowe about her ODB biography and had an unexpected follow-up exchange, the Vivian Girls insulted people who eat at Applebee's, we defended them, they apologized, Fluxy (who co-launched a new blog) called bullshit, NBS responded, and now Zach's off drinking ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2008

    Interview: Jaime Lowe, Author of Digging For Dirt: The Life and Death of ODB

    Just over four years ago, the mad Wu-Tang affiliated rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard (Russell Jones to his mother) met an untimely end, collapsing on a studio floor two days short of his 36th birthday. His complicated legacy--the fragmented clan he left behind, the wild antics he became famous for, and the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    First Look: Digging For Dirt: The Life and Death of ODB

    On December 2nd, Faber and Faber are set to publish Digging for Dirt: The Life and Death of ODB, a biography/monograph by local Brooklyn resident Jaime Lowe, which was originally born out of 2005 Voice piece. The bulletproof Big Baby Jesus died of a heart attack/drug overdose four years ago today— ... More >>

  • pazzandjop

    January 24, 2006

    Try Isn't Do

    Musical drugs and shared secret codes abort the utopic mission

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2005
  • News

    September 14, 2004

    Bad Fantasy Sex

    What it's like between the sheets and covers with a lad-mag vet-cum-memoirist