Hip Hop

Broken Language before “Broken Language”

Broken Language before "Broken Language"

Today i was listening to this majestic, big hit from the late 90s: Broken Language by Smoothe The Hustla & Trigga The Gambla, and i found a connection with another [...]

DJ Cash Money – Old School Need To Learn’O Plot #1

DJ Cash Money - Old School Need To Learn'O Plot #1

(REPOST 2013: this post is originally from Dec 12, 2006 but classic is classic! Thanx to soundcloud, here’s a fresh streaming) Tonight i want to talk about a dj who [...]

You’re going to be a good boy for your uncle Jerry aren’t you, Eazy?

You're going to be a good boy for your uncle Jerry aren't you, Eazy?

This is gangsta! Eazy E and Jerry Heller

Dr Dre – Old School Swap Meet 1987

Dr Dre - Old School Swap Meet 1987

Since Dr Dre after all of this years is still on the top (see what is happening right now with his last effort with Kendrick Laamar), I decided to re-up [...]

DJMP45 – Do the Wrong Thing

DJMP45 - Do the Wrong Thing

It’s time to give something to the real Hip Hop connoissieurs. Check this nice mixtape from our friend DJMP45. It’s all West Coast and South Coast slept-on stuff from the [...]

Funkmaster Flex – On Hot 97 February 1996

Funkmaster Flex - On Hot 97 February 1996

Welcome back, today we have a nice radio rip from NY’s own HOT97 from 1996, straight from (the ending of) Hip Hop’s golden era. This tape is full of classics [...]

The Underachievers

The Underachievers

Today I want to talk about a dope rap group we found by accident on Youtube a few weeks ago. My man Marty wrote me about them and he was [...]

RIP MCA

RIP MCA

Rest in power!

DJ Definit – Fresh 2 Def

DJ Definit - Fresh 2 Def

Not a big fan of today’s Hip Hop as you definitely know but, with this very quick post, I want to point you out to a very sweet mixtape. I [...]

Peanut Butter Wolf @ Boiler Room

Peanut Butter Wolf @ Boiler Room

Hey everybody, we’re a little busy right now, sorry for the lack of posts lately. If there’s one thing I can promise tho, we’ll have some sort of Golden Age [...]

The Big Break Dance Contest 1983 Live at the Roxy

The Big Break Dance Contest 1983 Live at the Roxy

Hi everybody, after a nice christmas holiday, I am ready to start a new musical season. Our aim for 2012 is to focus more on mixes and selections, this is [...]

History Of Black Music In 3 Mixtapes (Well, Maybe Not The Whole Thing)

History Of Black Music In 3 Mixtapes (Well, Maybe Not The Whole Thing)

Hi everybody, it’s been a while, we’re mad busy as always but luckily we are back to give you some dope sounds supply for your ears. These 3 mixes will [...]

Cherrystones 40 Min Mix At The Boiler Room

Cherrystones 40 Min Mix At The Boiler Room

London’s music scene is always bubblin with great ideas and concepts. Since March 2010, there’s a new spot to hear the freshest beats: the Boiler Room. Created by the Platform [...]

Raekwon – Criminology (ilMagoRMX)

Raekwon - Criminology (ilMagoRMX)

Just 2 minutes of 90′s rawness. This has been sleeping untouched in my hard drive for at least 2 years, re-listened to this yesterday, bazinga, it’s not bad at all. [...]

Two Great Turin Concerts: Ebo Taylor and Afrika Bambaataa!

Two Great Turin Concerts: Ebo Taylor and Afrika Bambaataa!

I had a chance to see two great concerts here in Turin this summer and I want to share some pics I have taken. The first one was an amazing [...]

5 Cool videos about music production

5 Cool videos about music production

DUB FX LIVE ON AMSTERDAM How about being creative with no 10000 dollars equipment. I’m not even a fan of beatboxin since I find it funny (not in a good [...]

Disco Is Dead but Hip Hop Lives: 2 Great Mixes By Cut Chemist

Disco Is Dead but Hip Hop Lives: 2 Great Mixes By Cut Chemist

Welcome back, this time we got two crazy fresh mixes by one of the greatest Djs ever. He jumped on the Soundcloud bandwagon and dropped two gems for his fans. [...]

De La Soul Megamix (1990)

Here’s another unusual -and hopefully interesting- release from my personal collection. Remember when rap artists used to put a “megamix” track on their releases? Here’s a 7 minutes medley of [...]

Pioneers At Work (part 3): Jazzy Jay

Another pioneer explaining his work!

DJ Evil Dee Lunchtime Mix

Time for some serious hip hop, let’s go back to the Golden Age once again.  Beatminerz. My favourite production team ever. Period. What’s better than having the opportunity to hear [...]

Pioneers At Work (part 2): Grandmaster Flash!

Another true pioneer shows his genius!

The Stuyvesants – Brooklyn’s Finest

Bedford-Stuyvesant, does this name ring any bells to you? Yes, of course it does if you love the Greatest Rapper Of All Times like we do. I come across beat [...]

Take Notice!

Awesome version of J Dilla – Take Notice Carlos Nino & Miguel Atwood-Ferguson pay tribute to Dilla by interpreting his music with a 40-piece orchestra. Four tracks cover Dilla magic. [...]

The Basement: Guru’s Jazzmatazz Special – BBC 1Xtra

Let’s re-up this very old post. Hey Guru, I will always remember you, Jeru and Afu, back in the 94/95, trading Swatches with t-shirts. Read the whole story here! R.I.P. [...]