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RJD2 is Back with his Best Single in Years

by Zatoon

RJD2 is the maniacal beat wizard behind some of the last two decade’s best music. If you live under a decidedly boring rock and don’t know what I’m talking about, go check out “Ghostwriter“, “Milk Tooth“, and “Smoke & Mirrors“. He consistently samples and adapts old grooves into the freshest glass of funk you have […]

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N.W.A. Were Not the Only Ones to Say Eff The Police. J Dilla Did Too…

by Zatoon

The life and career of J Dilla (a/k/a Jay Dee) has become something of a legend. The Detroit, Michigan producer/MC made an indelible impact on music in a 10-year run between Fan-Tas-Tic, Vol. 1 and Donuts. With a thumping sound, a steadfast lyrical bravado, and a penchant for looking beyond the traditional sources of music, […]

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Dr.Dre 85 Llive Old School Mixtape

by Zatoon

Dr. Dre, who is now the top star of the rap industry with the Aftermath label, has his roots in Disk Jockeying. As we all know, he started his carrier from DJing with two tables and a mic, rocking parties with his master of mixology. He first called himself Dr.J, in reference to his favorite […]

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Kenny Dope – Get On Down

by Zatoon

From Kenny Dope comes this classic acid jazz track – Get On Down. This track brings it’s cleanest samples to the fullest potential, from Method Man singing it’s chorus, Minnie Riperton’s signature falsetto gently looping to the beat, Main Source’s shouts, along with others which will be familiar to music lovers. This is a true […]

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ANTHONY VALADEZ 2014 SUMMER MIX: SEE HIM LIVE IN SF THIS SUNDAY!

by Zatoon

Move over “The Do Over”, Mixologi is the next level curating creative projects that surrounds diversity and the art form of music. THIS SUNDAY, 6 DJ’s will be spinning in San Francisco’s very own The Phoenix Hotel. Go and check out the diverse group of professionals, creatives , friends, family, good music and better company and […]

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Cookin Soul x G-Unit – “Stunt 101? (Remix)

by Zatoon

Cookin Soul are at it again with their special touch to a classic club banger remix of the 2003G-Unit smash “Stunt 101.” The rework follows the recent reunion of the group. Cookin’ Soul retains the undeniable bounce of the Mr. Porter original and infuse the track with a breezy summer vibe. The result is a fitting soundtrack for anyone interested […]

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Lil John Roberts Debut Album “The Heartbeat”

by Zatoon

Here is the 1st single release from Philly/Atl drummer Lil’ John Roberts forth coming album “The Heartbeat” release on June 3, 2014 “Get Right” feat. Sa-Roc The MC and Producer/D.J.Sol Messiah Lil John Roberts has been a top drummer in music for over two decades, recording, playing and working with a who’s who of artists […]

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Legendary Drummer Harvey Mason RELEASES RECORDS DEBUT Album “Chameleon”

by Zatoon

A quick read through Harvey Mason’s bio doubles as a brief history in jazz fusion and smooth jazz, as the Atlantic City-born drummer has laid down the beat for numerous pieces in the genre’s canon, including Herbie Hancock’s Head Hunters and Man-Child, George Benson’s Breezin‘, and Grover Washington, Jr.’s Mister Magic. Moreover, dozens of hip-hop […]

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Quantic : A Day In’ w/ OKP TV + Plays His Favorite Records

by Zatoon

The English DJ and producer has devoted much of his adult life to the celebration of them maracas, and a whole lot more. Indeed, his new album Magnetica – released under his alias Quantic – might just turn everything you think about Hispanic music on its head. A glance at the amount of music that […]

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Grammy Award winning producer 9th Wonder’s tenure at Harvard University

by Zatoon

The Hip-Hop Fellow is a 78-minute documentary following Grammy Award winning producer 9th Wonder’s tenure at Harvard University as he teaches ‘The Standards of Hip-Hop’ course, conducts research for his thesis and explores hip-hop’s history, culture and role in academia. The film centers on the emerging significance of incorporating hip-hop studies into academic curriculum and […]

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