Turntable genius: Watch a young Grandmaster Flash ride the Wheels of Steel, 1986


 
In this fantastic excerpt from the legendary Dutch TV documentary about old school hip hop, Big Fun In The Big Town, a young Grandmaster Flash displays his “turntabilism” techniques—“backspin” “punch phrasing” and “scratching”—for the camera.
 

 
More Grandmaster Flash after the jump…

Written by Richard Metzger | Discussion