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Why I Stopped Sampling

30 Oct

A few months ago I came across a blog post from Alkota where he gave some reasons he stopped sampling, and I felt compelled to write this and give my reasons as well. Creative Freedom: Over the past year I’ve stopped sampling as much as I have in the previous years. That’s not to say […]

Do You Have Any Cassettes Still?

26 Feb

This morning I thought I would take some time to go through a few of my old cassette mixes. After a short amount of time I became entranced and lost all track of time. The flood of memories of my middle school years came rushing back. I knew I had most likely forgotten the names […]

Is Spotify Worth It?

2 Sep

Have you been curious to try out Spotify? Hopefully my review will let you decide why you may, or may not, want to check out Spotify. (more…)

Magic Trax – MagicTrax.net Vol. 1

25 May

This is a collection of beats available on the site, but packaged in this download. Share it, pass the word along, and thank you for the support. (more…)

Otayo Dubb & Poundaproblem Present: MPC Vol 6

21 Apr

Do yourself a favor and check this out. This is the 6th volume in this series. Basically some dope producers and mcs from across the globe got together, with nothing else in mind, other than making some good music. They definitely succeeded. (more…)

Mac Miller – Best Day Ever

18 Mar

This mixtape has basically been on repeat for the past two days on my iTunes. Mac Miller dropped another dope mixtape, which isn’t much surprise if you heard his last mixtape “K.I.D.S.” (more…)

REKS, Hosted by Green Lantern, Statik Selektah, & DJ Ill Will – In Between The Lines Volume 2

1 Dec

Another hot release from REKS. It’s almost shocking this is free, just listening to how good it is. Again, it’s free, as shocking as that may be. I always know it’s going to be awesome when anybody from, or affiliated with Showoff, is on it, and this definitely didn’t disappoint. Download it and enjoy! (more…)

Black Milk – “Album Of The Year” Snippets

31 Aug

Looks like Black Milk’s going for more live percussion and instruments on “AOTY“, along with more synth joints like “Tronic” had. Not mad at all that it doesn’t have many sampled joints on it, still sounds dope. Really can’t wait for this to drop. I got my copy pre-ordered already, do you? Pre-Order it here! (more…)

Otayo Dubb – So Opinionated

19 Aug

Some really sick music here! If you’re tired of the same boring music peep this. (more…)

Black Milk – “Album Of The Year” Official Trailer

6 Aug

Looks like Black Milk’s pulling out all the stops for his next album “AOTY.” Should be dope.