Golden Gate Bridge from the Sky

Back to the Bay

I have so much love for Northern California. Each time I come back here I am struck by the unique beauty of the landscape. Towering trees with the deepest green leaves, awkward hills, azure skies, and curious fog soothe the heart and mind like nothing else. I flew back here last week and so far […]

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Shock G Interview : Not Just Knee Deep (Part 4)

Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3.   I saw that you were working on two books, one about Tupac and one on tour stories, is this correct? Well, the two books have merged into one. It was impossible to keep the best stories out of either book, so one big book now. I have Alexis […]

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Shock G Interview : Not Just Knee Deep (Part 3)

Read Part 1 and Part 2. George Clinton has had a considerable influence on your work. When did you first hear his music? First song I noticed was “Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof Off the Sucker).” When it came on the radio in ’76, I thought it was some weird and twisted gospel […]

Humpty with Fab Five Freddy, Rod Houston (Tommy Boy video rep who doubled as SHKG in the "Humpty Dance" video, and friends in 1991

Shock G Interview : Not Just Knee Deep (Part 2)

Read Part 1 here. So when you were young, Shock, what did you imagine yourself doing or being when you were grown up? I wanted to own a big, huge underground car ring that would specialise in Ferraris and Porsches. And like on TV if you were running from the cops, you could hit a […]