|Hip Hop Family Tree Vol. 2: 1981-1983 by Ed Piskor - First Look|
|Written by Sonia Lei | Filed under Ed Piskor, Coming Attractions||1 Jul 2014 2:00 PM|
Ed Piskor's vivid retelling of the history of hip hop continues with the second volume of Hip Hop Family Tree, covering the years from 1981 through 1983. From the lovingly crafted cover to the impeccable storytelling and artwork, this book is a delight to hold in our hands.
Volume 2 takes us through such hits as Afrika Bambaataa's "Planet Rock" and Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five's "The Message," and introduces music powerhouses like NWA, The Beastie Boys, Ice T, and early Public Enemy.