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18.01.10

The start of 2010 marks the first time Wax Poetics has devoted an entire issue to modern African music. And it all points back to the first Black…

04.10.09

The sun set on a former steel town as The first family of soul rose to fame. The Jacksons churned out hits with Motown’s Corporation. With the help…

26.07.09

With Issue # 36, Wax Poetics is paying homage to Brazil!! Highlighting Brazilian greats such as Gilberto Gil, Tim Maia, Airto Moreira, Arthur Verocai & more!!! Get it…

21.03.09

WaxPoetics finally brings us the “The Jazz Issue.” Cover stars are trumpeters John Coltrane and Freddie Hubbard, with additional features on Melvyn Sparks, Horace Tapscott, Richard Evans, and…

26.01.09

Waxpoetics Issue 33 is the Philly Issue, and cover stars Gamble & Huff and Teddy Pendergrass give you only a taste of the Philly soul inside the two…

10.12.08

  With issue #32, WaxPoetics puts the legendary and elusive Sly Stone front and center, and with two different covers! An excerpt from the exhaustively researched Sly &…

16.10.08

A stunning new issue of Wax Poetics! Elusive former prodigy Shuggie Otis is featured on the cover, with the supervillain MF DOOM featured on the back! Additional features…

27.08.08

The 30th Waxpoetics issue is all about rock; with articles on Bo Didley, Turkish rock, Babe Ruth, Bad Brains, Elvis, Prince etc! Get it on Rushhour

07.08.08
07.07.08

The latest edition of the digger’s bible brings us nice long interviews with Herbie Hancock (by Kirk Degiorgio), reggea saxophonist Cedric Brooks, jazz-composer/pianist Lalo Schrifrin and rapper Spoony…