Archive for April 2008

Cover Versions

April 30, 2008

For the second cover versions post, I thought I would post different versions of the same song. So we have 3 versions of the Bob Dylan classic , “It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue”. First up we have Van Morrison’s old band Them. Formed in Belfast in the early 60’s, Them released 5 albums between 1965 […]

Buddy Peace – Wolf Diesel Mountain

April 30, 2008

OUT MAY 12TH… 2600 Recordings is proud to present the latest Mixtape opus from Buddy Peace. Buddy Peace has been championing a slow-burning revolution in mixtapes for over five years now. His pedigree is unchallenged – A Friendly Game of Chess (with fellow 2600 accomplice ZILLA ), Watch and Repeat Play for the Warp Vision […]

The Goats

April 23, 2008

The Goats formed in Philadeliphia in the early 1990’s, they consisted of three members, Oatie Kato, Madd and Swayzack. The groups sound could be compared to the likes of Cypress Hill, Beastie Boys and De La Soul, but what set them apart from the typical hip hop acts of the time, was the fact when they […]

Man Parrish

April 21, 2008

Man Parrish, or Manny to give him his real name, was making electro dance music in the early 80’s, combining european disco with the drum machine sounds of early electro and kraftwerk. A native New Yorker, Parrish was a member of the extended family of glam-chasers and freakazoids that converged nightly at Studio 54. His nickname, Man, first […]

Cover Versions

April 9, 2008

I wanted to start a new series of posts, like the diggin’ in the crates posts, where I can share some of my favourite cover versions with you all. Each post will have some kind of theme, maybe covers of one bands material, or one song, you get the idea! To kick things of I […]

Elemental – Cup Of Brown Joy

April 8, 2008

I revieced an email from MC Elemental last night, telling me about his new material and video. I checked it out and had to stick it up here right away. Check out “Cup Of Brown Joy” As you can see, Elemental isn’t the average UK rapper, more of a refined gentleman. Now go to his myspace […]