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Wednesday, November 23, 2005

Woe to The Source, Yo

Posted by on November 23 at 17:06 PM

Village Voice has a lengthy story detailing hiphop magazine The Source’s legal woes, frequent accusations of sexism among staffers, declining circulation and ad revenue, and misguided editorial decisions (mostly made by co-owner/rapper/Eminem-hater Benzino). Even if you’re not a huge fan of mainstream hiphop, the piece is a fascinating and disgusting portrayal of a tastemaker publication that seems to be on the ropes.