Breaks

Trevor Jackson a.k.a. Playgroup – Partymix

(REPOST: this article is originally from september 5th 2007 -damn it’s already 6 years!- but, as we said before, why not reposting the classics for the new visitors to enjoy? Peep [...]

Camon’ Give Me A Break! Part 29 – The Italian Songwriters Edition

Camon' Give Me A Break! Part 29 - The Italian Songwriters Edition

1 Franco Battiato – Gli Uccelli DJ Shadow – Blood On The Motorway – 2 Mina – Un Bacio è Troppo Poco The Herbalizer – Song for Mary – 3 [...]

Camon Give Me A Break! Part 28 (Jopparelli’s Take)

Camon Give Me A Break! Part 28 (Jopparelli's Take)

This episode is not about obscure breaks, but rather classic tunes that i deeply love, music that changed my life if you know what i mean. Time to replay some [...]

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 27)

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 27)

You know the deal… 1 Funk Inc – God Only Knows Black sheep feat Q Tip – La Mange 2 Deodato – Skatin’ Angie Stone feat Snoop – I Wanna [...]

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 26)

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 26)

More breaks for your body and soul! 1 The Webs – It’s So Hard To Break a Habit Cypress Hill – Untitled 2 Lee Oskar – San Francisco’s Bay Xzibit [...]

¡Ay, caramba! Shook Ones II piano bassline sample finally revealed – this time the proper one.

¡Ay, caramba! Shook Ones II piano bassline sample finally revealed - this time the proper one.

Let’s cut a long story short: one of our most visited post is bullshit! And to be honest… I’m happy with that! Herbie Hancock is one of my favourite artists, [...]

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 25)

1 Sonny Rollins with The Modern Jazz Quartet – Mambo Bounce Digable Planets – Time and Space (A New Refutation Of)

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 24)

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 24)

1 Sandra Richardson – I Feel a Song Cassius – I Love You So 2 Carol Williams – Love Is You Spiller – Groovejet

R.I.P.

     

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 23) – The Christmas Edition

1 Clarence Carter – Back Door Santa Run-DMC – Christmas in Hollis 2 Funkadelic – I’ll Stay De la Soul – Millie Pulled a Pistol on Santa 3 Carla Thomas [...]

Camon’ Give Me A Break (part 22)

1 Mulatu Astake – Kasalefkut Hulu Eightball ft Master P, Silkk The Shocker, Mystikal – Pure Uncut 2 Dorothy Ashby – Soul Vibrations Aceyalone – The Energy 3 Bill Evans [...]

DJ Zeph – DJ Platurn – DJ Teeko: Break Builders vol 2

Let’s go back in time… We used to post a lot of mixes similar to the one I am about to point you out right now. In fact, in the [...]

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 21)

1 Chris Barber – Petite Fleur The Firm – Phone Tap 2 Ursula Dudziak – By Myself Q Tip – Breathe and Stop 3 Al Hirt – Harlem Hindoo De [...]

Pioneers At Work (part 3): Jazzy Jay

Pioneers At Work (part 3): Jazzy Jay

Another pioneer explaining his work!

Pioneers At Work (part 2): Grandmaster Flash!

Pioneers At Work (part 2): Grandmaster Flash!

Another true pioneer shows his genius!

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 20)

1 Archie Bell and The Drells – Tighten Up Digable Planets – Where I’m From 2 The Meters – Oh Calcutta! Amerie – 1 Thing 3 Miles Davis – He [...]

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 19)

1 John Holt – I Will Jay Z – Encore 2 Lennie Hibbert – Rose Len Ms Dynamite’s – Dy-Na-My-Tee 3 Herb Alpert – Trasure Of San Miguel Method Man [...]

Camon’ Give Me a Break! (part 18)

1 Loose Ends – A Little Spice Camp Lo – Rockin’ it aka Spanish Harlem 2 Mel & Tim – Good Guys Only Win In The Movies Cypress Hill – [...]

The Holy Grail of Sampling: Raekwon & RZA – Ice Cream!

The Holy Grail of Sampling: Raekwon & RZA - Ice Cream!

We have been searching for ages. You have been searching for ages. They have been searching for ages. He has found it! I don’t know who you are but you [...]

Camon’ give me a break! (part 17)

1 Mayad El Hennawi – Alouli Ansa Aaliyah & Timbaland – More Than a Woman 2 Dennis Olivieri – I Cry in the Morning DJ Shadow – Six Days 3 [...]

Silvio, I Told Ya….

The Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band – P.I.M.P

Mind-boggling! From The Mocambo site: This moody downtempo tune shows the influence of Latin styles and Jamaican reggae in early 1970′s Trinidadian music culture. The theme is said to be derived from Venzuela [...]

I Put A Spell On You!

“Your reign on the top was short like leprechauns, as I crush so-called willies thugs and rapper dons…” One of the greatest lines ever, if you never happened to nod [...]

Camon’ give me a break! (part 16)

1 War – Slippin’ Into Darkness Eazy E – Sippin on a 40 Mantronix – Join Me Please (Home Boys Make Some Noise) Poor Righteous Teachers – Rock Dis Funky [...]