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Archive for June 2008

Cover Versions

June 25, 2008

For the third cover versions post, I have gone for 4 different versions of the same song again. This time I have got 4 versions of Buffalo Springfields “For What It’s Worth”. First up we have Lou Rawls excellent version, produced by David Axlerod this is taken from his 1968 album, “Feelin’ Good“.     ysi    zshare […]

Awkward – Atomic Lock

June 25, 2008

                I have been interested in hearing an album from Bristol rapper, producer, DJ , graf artist, Awkward for along time. So when I checked his myspace page and saw that he had finished his album and better yet he was giving it away for free, I was […]

Diggin’ In The Crates pt.15

June 13, 2008

For the 15th diggin’ in the crates post I have gone for a pop theme. We have 3 tracks sampled on big pop hits from the mid to late 90s and early 2000’s. First up we have Patrice Rushen with her 1982 hit “Forget Me Nots” taken from the album “Straight From The Heart” . […]

Lone “Lemurian”

June 12, 2008

Lone is one half of Nottingham beat makers Kids In Tracksuits , who have released some excellent singles, played live all over the place and been in session for the likes of Steve Lamacq, Rob Da Bank and John Kennedy. While the Kids take a breather, Lone is set to release his debut solo album, […]

Material

June 9, 2008

Bill Laswell has made so many records and worked with so many people over the years, it would be hard to name them all here. However I still think some of my favourite work by him was on the 1981 debut Material album, “Memory Serves”. Taking influences from punk, hip hop, jazz, disco, world music, its […]

Waxfactor – Sci-Fu Free Download

June 9, 2008

Up for grabs is the excellent album by Waxfactor, now going by the name SasQwax, all completely free and legit. Here’s what the people at Needle Work/Rhythm Incursions are saying – “To celebrate the relaunch of Rhythm Incursions in its podcast-and-portal guise, we thought we’d start with a generous opening gambit. So, how’s about an entire […]