01 The Roots – How I Got Over (Live) 02 Ludacris – I Do It For Hip Hop / Last Of A Dying Breed (Live) 03 Mos Def – Casa Bey (Live) 04 Beastie Boys – So Whatcha Want (Live) 05 Black Star – History (Live) 06 Snoop Dogg – I Wanna Rock (Live) 07 [...]
“Cadbury is celebrating the move to fair trade chocolate with the launch of Glass and A Half Records, an album inspired by the music of Africa. The first single, “Zingolo”, celebrates all things Ghana, its people, its rappers, its dancers, its cultural figures and, of course, its cocoa beans. The campaign, including a 4:56 minute [...]
“Julia” Kano remix – The Very Best “Warm Heart of Africa” Theophilus London remix – The Very Best (fanvid) Esau Mwamwaya + Radioclit aka The Very Best‘s mixtape is still at the top of my favorite’s from last year (click through the image below for a direct download of a zipped mp3 file.) Now they’ve [...]
Thanks to Jaeki for turning us on to this nifty little procrastination app. Via Complex Magazine.
“SOUND CLASS” It was nice to see this 30 minute documentary up online. Made by my friends Adam Glickman and Patrick Burns several years back for Tokion Magazine. the short film covers the origins and influence of sound clash culture and how a little island called Jamaica influenced music on a global scale. Featuring Coxsone [...]
In case you’ve missed this great old school dancehall/dub/roots reggae mix from Incase and Arkitip before: download “Bang-Ga-Wrong” (53.1MB MP3). Curated from Steven Harrington‘s collection with help from Andrew Miller. Bang-Ga-Wrong Tracklist 0:01 Intro (’Original Sound’) 0:25 Eccelton Jarrett, ‘Turn On The Heat’ 2:25 Cocoa Tea, ‘Young Lovers’ 4:49 Conroy Smith, ‘Original Sound’ 6:41 Courtney [...]