Tag: Thievery Corporation

An Interview with Rob Garza of Thievery Corporation

Twenty years ago, Washington, D.C- residents Rob Garza and Eric Hilton teamed up to form Thievery Corporation – a genre-bending, mind-twisting collective that mixed hip-hop, World Beat and dance music into a hypnotic soup of memorable songs and an unmatched live stage show. In the two decades since, they’ve never been shy about their decidedly…

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Interview: Thievery Corporation’s Rob Garza On D.C. Do’s And Don’ts

What reflects Washington D.C.’s vibe better than ethereal electronica with a political subtext? The recipe has been working for Thievery Corporation – producer-DJs Rob Garza and Eric Hilton – since the 1996 release of their first twelve-inch single, “2001: A Spliff Odyssey.” Pleasure and politics mingle in Thievery’s music, especially on their most recent album,…