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Large Professor (Musicians)
Large Professor (William Paul Mitchell, b. 1972) is an American MC and producer from New York City. He was part of the hip hop group Main Source.
Large Professor in Features
Music Column | posted 23.07.2021
Records Revisited
Main Source – Breaking Atoms (1991)
In some ways, »Breaking Atoms,« Main Source’s debut album released 30 years ago, seems to have remained a second-tier classic. But Large Professor’s production has much more to offer than »Looking at the Front Door« and the world premiere of a rapper named Nas. It defined a signature sound for the Golden Age of Hip-Hop.
Large Professor in Reviews
Music Review | posted 07.08.2012
Large Professor
Professor @ Large
It’s not always the philosopher’s stone that »Producer On The Mic« a.k.a. Large Pro comes up with, but the the timeless Boom-Bap-pearls in the mix make up for it all.
Recent Articles
Music Review | posted 13.10.2021
Sepehr
Survivalism
Sepehr pays his dues to the sound of the hardcore continuum. But his »Survivalism« mini-LP also offers much more than only that.
Music Review | posted 18.10.2021
MLO
Oumuamua
More Virtual Dreams: Music From Memory pay tribute to MLO with an extensive compilation of the ambient duo’s mid-90s work.
Music Review | posted 23.10.2021
Ka Baird & Pekka Airaksinen
FRKWYS Volume 17: Hungry Shells
On »FRKWYS Volume 17: Hungry Shells,« vocal performer Ka Baird collaborates with the Finnish composer Pekka Airaksinen.
Music Portrait | posted 27.10.2021
Holy Hive
Introspective lightness
With their debut album »Float Back To You«, the New York trio Holy Hive presented a folk-soul balm for the sore and bare nerves in 2020. On the self-titled follow-up Paul Spring, Homer Steinweiss and Joe Harrison continue on the chosen course, but sound even more intimate and personal.
Music News | posted 01.10.2021
Girlwoman
Das Große Ganze
Now it’s all about »Das Große Ganze". The songwriter Girlwoman from Bielefeld releases her debut on Staatsakt. Exclusively at HHV Records there’s a limited Red Vinyl Edition available.