Brian Coleman has been mesmerized and energized by hip-hop
since he first heard Run-DMC's "Rock Box" in 1984. Over the past
decade, he has written hundreds of reviews and features for a wide
variety of publications including Scratch, XXL,
Wax Poetics, Complex, CMJWeekly and CMJ
Monthly, URB, the Boston Herald, the Miami New
Times, the Boston Phoenix, and NY Press. Brian
was a nationally recognized jazz publicist with Braithwaite & Katz
Communications in Boston.
Questlove, cofounder of hip-hop superstars the Roots and bandleader for Jimmy Fallon's The Tonight Show, is one of our great cultural commentators-a wide-ranging mind whose interests span from music to politics to race to design to food. He is the author of Somethingtofoodabout: Exploring Creativity with Innovative Chefs. To learn more, visit questlove.com.