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Links Mash-ups Rap remix

Thursday Linkage: Eminem, Girl Talk samples, T.I., The Roots, and more

A) I like the new album art for Eminem’s Recovery. Now where is the album?? UPDATE: Nah Right also has the tracklist. A Rihanna feature? Not what I was expecting. I’m looking forward to the production credits next. B) The Feed The Animals Wikipedia page has already been a great resource for keeping track of […]

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Festivalist

Festivalist ’10: Hangout Fest – UPDATE

Sure to piss off hippies, jam banders and psychedelic fans attending Hangout Fest next weekend, The Roots will be replacing Flaming Lips on Saturday night (7:15 at Verizon Stage). After Flaming Lips member Steven Drozd had an unfortunate medical issue come up, the band was forced to cancel a number of dates. Many fest attendees […]

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Indie Pop Mash-ups Rap

Back By Popular Demand…

So yea, I like this song. Back from sunny Puerto Vallarta, it looks like I have some catching up to do. I’ll be rolling out some annual “best of ’09” lists over the next 2-3 weeks. Until then, below are a few items worth noting, before I head to frigid Michigan for a few days. […]

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Covers

Vonnegutt: "The Seed" Cover

This may seem like sacrilege to some, but Kyle Lucas and the boys give their take on one of my favorite party starters, The Roots‘ classic “The Seed 2.0”. When Vonnegutt performed this jam at The Masquerade a few months ago, they absolutely ripped it.  This is more electro than traditional hip-hop, but shows the […]

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Hip-Hop Nark Wale

Narkworthy 4/22: Paranoid Nark

Well it took me 2 months to compile a worthwhile mixtape, but here it is. There are some club/radio tracks (Stat Quo, Ying Yang Twins), storytelling (Atmosphere, Wale), throwbacks (The Cool Kids, Pacific Division) and comebacks (AZ, The Game). Hopefully, there is something for everyone. Comments and criticism are greatly appreciated. Paranoid Nark1. Jay-Z – […]