Tuesday 16 October
Paisley Arts Centre
Suitable for ages 15+
Loki’s History of Scottish Hip-Hop
Award-winning author Darren ‘Loki’ McGarvey reveals the history of Scottish hip-hop. Looking back over 30 years of culture, he speaks to the pioneers of the music, dance and art, telling the story of young men and women in Scotland overcoming adversity to express themselves in often-challenging circumstances.
Stretch & Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives
From Nas to Jay-Z, Wu Tang Clan to Busta Rhymes, Biggie to The Fugees: some of the world’s biggest rappers got their break on an independent, late-night, underground radio show on Columbia University’s student radio station. This is the story of how Robert Garcia (Bobbito) and Adrian Bartos (Stretch Armstrong) became hip-hop’s greatest taste makers.