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The Roots: When the People Cheer

The Roots are back with When The People Cheer which is the first joint we’re hearing from their next album And Then You Shoot Your Cousin.

The Roots: When the People Cheer

The Roots are back with When The People Cheer which is the first joint we’re hearing from their next album And Then You Shoot Your Cousin.

CunninLyguists Concert Review - April 9th, 2014 (Eugene, Oregon)

CunninLyguists Concert Review – April 9th, 2014 (Eugene, Oregon)

A show with three opening acts doesn’t give me a ton of confidence. Finding out that I only knew every other act on the bill made me a bit anxious. Thankfully my fears were completely unfounded. Every single act left it all on stage leading up to the high octane insanity of CunninLynguists.

I came in part way through Nemo Achida’s set and I was disappointed I didn’t show up earlier. By the time I…

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Beat Tape of the Week: Dibia$e - Excuse The Tape Hiss

Beat Tape of the Week: Dibia$e – Excuse The Tape Hiss

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Dibia$e is back with his 2nd beat tape of 2014 that he released. This is one is called “Excuse The Tape Hiss”,  on this vintage sounding beat tape Dibia$e uses a 4 track, a tape deck, & 404 sampler. Taking it back to when you had less to work with and still be creative.  This 10 track project will definitely give you some inspiration to all my beat head and producers out there.

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Madvillain 2: Could it Be True?

Madvillain 2: Could it Be True?

Peanut Butter Wolf, owner of Stones Throw Records who put out the first Madvillain album 10 years ago posted this picture today on his Instagram account

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The image shows an email between DOOM and PBW, DOOM explaining that the album is really close to being finished. After so many ballpark release dates and disappointments  is it time to start getting…

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Madvillain 2: Could it Be True?

Madvillain 2: Could it Be True?

Peanut Butter Wolf, owner of Stones Throw Records who put out the first Madvillain album 10 years ago posted this picture today on his Instagram account

The image shows an email between DOOM and PBW, DOOM explaining that the album is really close to being finished. After so many ballpark release dates and disappointments  is it time to start getting excited?

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