Houston Rap Tapes | Book Launch

Author Lance Scott Walker In-conversation w/ Chal Ravens (Red Bull Radio/Pitchfork/The Wire)

Thursday, 6th December 2018

Rough Trade East

Doors 6:00pm
On-stage 7:00pm
Signing after show
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Author Lance Scott Walker will be in-store at Rough Trade East and In-conversation with Chal Ravens f(Red Bull Radio/Pitchfork/The Wire), discussing Lance's new book, 'Houston Rap Tapes: An Oral History of Bayou City Hip-Hop', published by University of Texas.

7.00pm In-conversation starts

7.45pm Audience Questions

8.00pm Book signing

8.30pm Finish

Pre-order the Book HERE, or purchase on the night and get your copy signed by the author.

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Lance Scott Walker

Lance Scott Walker is a native of Galveston, Texas and has written for Houston Chronicle, Houston Press, Red Bull Music Academy, Thrillist, Vice, Wondering Sound, Fader, The Wire, Free Press Houston, 002 Houston, Texas Music, OutSmart, GOOD, Dazed And Confused, NewType USA, Orlando Weekly, Portland Mercury, San Diego Fahrenheit, San Diego Union-Tribune, Local Houston, USA Today, Los Angeles Review of Books, and RollingStone.com. He is the author of the books Houston Rap (Sinecure, 2013) and Houston Rap Tapes (Sinecure, 2014)—both collaborations with photographer Peter Beste—and Houston Rap Tapes: An Oral History of Bayou City Hip-Hop (University of Texas Press, 2018). Walker is the host of Houston Rap Tapes Radio and the live writers series Evil Hour Evening Reading. He lives in New York.

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