Worldwide and Weed-eyed, Hip-Hop’smost famous lyrical pimp Snoop Dogg, gets “Blazed andConfused” in order to enlighten you on his latest block-buster summer tour featuring Slightly Stoopid and StephenMarley!Pg. 12
Fancy a bit of death and dismemberment in yourdiet? nutritionist-turned Editor; Grimm Culhane chowsdown on a heaping portion of Slayer’s Tom Araya and theresults are devilishly delicious.Pg. 14
RAEKWON THE CHEF:
Almost 15 years after theclassic Only Built For Cuban Linx, Wu Tang Clan’s mostoutspoken MC - Chef Raekwon gets prepared to drop thefollow-up album bearing the same name. Only Built ForCuban Linx Pt. II, arrives in stores worldwide on Septem-ber 8th and the anticipation on the street is spreading like
the swine u.
NEW YORK DOLLS:
After surviving a career that spansover thirty-eight years the man also known as Buster Poin-
dexter and currently back on tour with his original outt,
the New York Dolls, vocalist David Johansen in fact hasnothing of any importance to say in this exclusive inter-view, and that’s what makes it so fucking cool.Pg. 24
THE CRYSTAL METHOD:
From the world of Electron-ica, we have the dastardly duo of and Ken and Scott givingup the goods on their latest album and tour, growing up onheavy metal, the countless soundtrack appearances and get-ting shit-faced with Peaches. Stuff that in your glass pipeyou sketchy motherfuckers!Pg. 30
Who the fuck let him out ?.Dave“Corvid”McCallum unleashes the beast from withinand he goes off with a wrath and fury like no other MC can.You’ve been warned!.Pg. 34
Jazz/Fusion pioneer and oneof the most respected guitarist of the 20th Century, JohnMcLaughlin gets deep on life, jazz, working with Miles
Davis and his infamous rst meeting with the late Jaco
Pastorius (and how he ripped him off for 20 bucks!) anABORT exclusive.Pg. 36PLUS:
Poison Pen, Behemoth,
and more!BEHIND THE BOARDS:
MADE IN CANADA:
The Cliks, Last Plague.
SHOOTING GALLERY: Rock The Bells (Chicago andToronto) NXNE, Sled Island.Pages: 72-77Plus: A shitload of reviews, Audiotopsy, ABORTIST, TalesFrom The Eastside, Headphonica, DENIED! all our regularfeatures, rants, ramblings and incoherent babbling.
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