DJ Mars, Maurice Garland Explore ‘The Art Behind The Tape’

By: 04.24.13

Thirsty for rap knowledge and history in book form? Interested in discovering how the mixtape went from a homemade project for the neighborhood to a jumping point for DJs careers? Our friends DJ Mars, Maurice Garland and Bril Ndiaye, along with Kickstarter, have partnered to present, The Art Behind The Tape, a coffee table tome focusing on the evolution of mixtape cover art.

The project’s seeking funding – taking donations starting as low as a buck. Not a bad deal for piece of our history put together in book form. For more info, watch the trailer below before visiting the project’s Kickstarter page.

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