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Loki's History of Scottish Hip-Hop

Award-winning author Darren 'Loki' McGarvey reveals the history of Scottish hip-hop. Looking back at over 30 years of culture he speaks to the pioneers in music, dance and art.

Award-winning author Darren 'Loki' McGarvey reveals the history of Scottish hip-hop.

Looking back at over 30 years of culture, he speaks to the pioneers in music, dance and art, telling a story of young men and women in Scotland overcoming adversity to express themselves in often-challenging circumstances.

Exploring status in culture and language and how young people in the 80s caught on to a industry now worth ten billion dollars a year but are still relatively unknown.

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Sun 23 Jun 2019 23:15

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