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Mr Monkey sees Home Grown at Urbis, 14th October

"Is Malcolm McClaren responsible for everything ever?"

Mr Monkey looking at British reggae and MC record sleeves Mr Monkey looking at the Wildstyle movie poster

The first section of the exhibition, Origins 1979-83, told Mr Monkey about the British black music scene in the early 80's and the introducion of hip hop to the UK mainstream by Malcolm McClaren and The World's Famous Supreme Team's Buffalo Gals video and by Charlie Ahearn's film Wildstyle. Mr Monkey studied record sleeves, posters and videos from the period.

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