Entries Tagged as 'rap'

Beats Rhymes and Life Documentary

July 14th, 2011 · No Comments

You may have noticed the ad in the sidebar for the new Michael Rapaport-directed documentary Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest, which opens next week in Philly. I have been waiting for this film to come out for years, and now it’s here – the story of one or hip-hop’s […]

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Mixable Intro Edits

September 27th, 2009 · 23 Comments

Here’s a grip of intro edits I’ve made the last few months. There are a few rap joints – the Michael-McDonald-sampling classic Regulate by Warren G and Nate Dogg, the Think-sampling More Towels by Philly fav Peedi Crakk. There’s a nu-disco joint – High Together by Germany’s Siriusmo. Plus, there’s the slow, bouncing disco groove […]

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Tags: disco · downloads · mp3s · rap

Dorrough – Ice Cream Paint Job (DJ Apt One Remix)

September 3rd, 2009 · No Comments

I say… Yeah buddy Rolling like a big shot Chevy tuned up like a nascar pit stop Fresh paint job? (check) Fresh inside? (check) Is the outside frame in the trunk wide? (yes) Are the rims big? (what) Do it ride good? (good) Lean back right hand on the pine wood Cream on the inside, […]

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Tags: dorrough · mp3s · rap · remixes · texas

Hustler’s Anthem

March 30th, 2009 · 22 Comments

I know this isn’t new new but it’s awesome. T-Pain’s appearance is kind of superfluous – I guess it just raises the pop profile of the track. But really, this is just a good, ol’ fashioned Busta track. Busta Rhymes f/ T-Pain – Hustler’s Anthem | Zshare | 320 kbps

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Zilla Rocca – “Nada” (DJ Apt One Remix)

December 10th, 2008 · 26 Comments

A remix I did for the homie Zilla Rocca (of MoneyFolders and Clean Guns fame) just came out today. I wanted to give Zilla a beat that was reflective of my personal style and taste, but true to various root elements of hip-hop. I’m pretty happy with the result- a soulful yet danceable track that […]

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Tags: disco · mp3s · rap · remixes · zilla rocca

State Prop Crew – Ocean’s Seven

April 9th, 2008 · No Comments

Nothin like a murderous distorted guitar loop with some kick drums and what sound like live handclaps. Basically the template for a Philly rap track that’s too next level grimy to ever break out. This shit is like all that mid-90s “shake you upside down until all your riches fall out of your pockets” Brooklyn […]

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Tags: mp3s · news · rap · state prop chain gang

Huge weekend ahead: Brooklyn -> DC -> Philly

April 4th, 2008 · 1 Comment

This weekend is all about I-95. Gettin it the fuck in! Friday, Brooklyn, NY: Tonight it’s the patented. Baked goods by Dots as always. Rumor has it they’re gonna be macaroons. Get ye to the Lucky Cat, Brook-Nam! Saturday, Washington, DC: Our homies Stereofaith and Jerome Baker III are kind enough to have us at […]

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Tags: brooklyn · DC · philadelphia · rap · shows · tour

It Must Be Rap Week…

April 1st, 2008 · 1 Comment

…because Sandman (of Re-Up Gang) has a new tape out. It’s called “Sandman Ego” (what?) and you can grab it at the Re-Up Gang Blog (no, really, what?). (note: it’s OK if you can’t remember which one is Sandman and which one is Ab-Liva. I can’t either, but only because I never hear them anywhere […]

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Rap Week

March 31st, 2008 · 4 Comments

This Sunday at Silk City in Philly we’re breaking you off with the Philadelphyinz All-Rap Bar Mitzvah, dialing back our open format steelo and going straight rap on motherfuckers all night. In anticipation, Skinny is curating Rap Week over on one of our other internet homes, Dollar Bin Jams. He’s got some of the best […]

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Tags: dollar bin jams · philadelphia · rap