Sunday, July 29, 2012

Maximus friend and psycedelic heroin contributor Scott playing some badassery that'll sterilize your neighbors. they were meatheads anyway. bladdow.


One of the few instrumental hip-hop albums that incorporates live instruments (horns/keys/etc.) with the hip-hop staples of samplers (drums) and vinyl samples while actually going somewhere beyond 'hey lemme loop this beat while u play a sax over it'. Looking at you, Dj Premier.


Genre: Nu-jazz/beats/instrumental

Tuesday, July 24, 2012


Early 50's/60's rockabilly and blues-jazz collected by Keb Darge & Cut Chemi$t


Sunday, July 22, 2012


1.Sergio Mendes
2.Sergio Mendes 2
3.Cal Tjader
4.Jorge Ben
5.(Hype Shit)
6.Brazillian Beats
8.Que 2
9.Latin Beats
10.Tempo 70
11.(Classic Shit)
16.That's Nice

The one and only J. Rocc busts out some vintage Brazilian vinyl for the 1st volume of his Taster's Choice series

Listen (Single track MP3)

Why hast thou forsaken me?

Sorry folks I got a full-time doing some Joni Mitchell archaeology, cruising around California for a company that oversees construction crews to record as many bones and artifacts before "they paved paradise, and put up a parking lot". Seriously. I'll be back this week and will hopefully get back in the run of things here in tubeland.

Till then:

How Yellow Magic Orchestra influenced early videogame music

Stark Reality complete works box set coming later this year

New Flying Lotus record coming October 2

Joni Mitchell never lies

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Art of Sampling Vol. 9

First sample is at :09, the rest are scattered and you can find them once you hear the Caural track.


I went down to the harbor for the 4th. No fireworks allowed on the beaches. The beach looked like a highschool football stadium had sex with a concentration camp. Dicks, floodlights, and chainlink fences. I went back home and listened to this record and thought about spaceships.

Genre: Ambient

Side 1[Angelic]
Side 2[Gothic]


Monday, July 2, 2012


Quality downtempo/jazzy future beats/instrumentals


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