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Archive for February 2009

Diggin’ In The Crates pt.18

February 26, 2009

I can’t think of any particular theme for this digging in the the crates post, so lets just into it. First we have The Turtles with their track, “I’m Chief Kamanawanalea (We’re the Royal Macadamia Nuts)”. Taken from their 1968 album, “The Turtles Present The Battle Of The Bands” , it has since been sampled […]

Josh Virgin – Dust, Static & Plastic

February 24, 2009

            I have to be honest here, I don’t know a lot about Josh Virgin. I first heard of him in the hype section of Hip Hop Connection, found the album and have loved it ever since. Now I believe that Josh is from Minneapolis and is good friends with Freddie […]

Jimmy The Fingers – Grace

February 16, 2009

Loving this video from the superdense child Jimmy The Fingers, excellent stuff!

Poor Righteous Teachers

February 16, 2009

                    Formed in New Jersey in the late 80’s, Poor Righteous Teachers were a pro-black rap group who released their debut album, “Holy Intellect” in 1990. The album spawned the minor hip hop hit, “Rock Dis Funky Joint”. I didn’t become aware of the group  until the release […]

Original Versions

February 11, 2009

As its my first post in quite a while I thought I’d something alittle different. Instead of putting up some cover version I have decided to put up original tracks that aren’t quite as well known as the covers. First up we have Yellow Magic Orchestra with “Behind The Mask”. Taken from their 1979 album […]

SORRY!

February 4, 2009

I’m really sorry for being crap and not updating this blog for ages. I promise I will be posting new and good stuff real soon y’all Have faith, stay strong, one love, bless up, leave those drugs alone, stay in school, keep bustin’ and all that good stuff PEACE