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Sound Downtown & More Recs

sounddowntownfest11-15-08

Despite the fact that its in Santa Ana, I’m definitely gonna try to make the trip up this Sat. I mean look at that fuckin line-up ..Free Moral Agents, Look Daggers, Busdriver, Nobody, Blank Blue, Free the Robots.. only $10?!

Free Moral Agents also have a local show coming up on the 25th @ Beauty Bar. However, since i cant find any other info on their site, dont hold me to this.

Recommendations:

Jurassic 5J5: 11th Anniversary CD

Cd1

  1. In The Flesh
  2. Quality Control Part 2
  3. Jayou
  4. Lesson 6: The Lecture
  5. Concrete Schoolyard
  6. Setup
  7. Action Satisfaction
  8. Sausage Gut
  9. Improvise
  10. Blacktop Beat
  11. Without A Doubt
  12. Lesson 6 (Reprise)
  13. Action Satisfaction (Dub)

Cd2

  1. Ignition Sequence
  2. Ducky Boy
  3. Verbal Gunfight
  4. Rubber Tires
  5. Long Road To Glory
  6. Ghetto Diplomat
  7. Lesson Four: The Radio
  8. Jayou Remix
  9. The Rhythm
  10. (Who’s Gonna Be The) Next Victim
  11. The Joint Freestyle
  12. The Joint Promo
  13. Wake Up Show Promo
  14. Power 106 Promo
  15. Unified Rebelution

Blue Sky Black DeathSlow Burning Lights

  1. Secrets
  2. Once Away
  3. Hot Night
  4. Honestly
  5. Stillness
  6. Movements
  7. Come Inside
  8. Tokyo Underground
  9. Pretend
  10. The Darkest Time

T-LoveNo Apologies
t-love1

  1. On My Mind
  2. When You’re Older
  3. Force Be With You
  4. Worry Free
  5. Butcher’s Hook
  6. Nobody Knows My Name
  7. From LA To Brooklyn Remix Ft Siah & Yeshua
  8. Freestyle
  9. Spill Milk Ft Dilated Peoples
  10. Follow Me (OG Mix)
  11. Vocab Ft The Procussions
  12. Seven (OG Mix)
  13. I Be Flexin
  14. Return Of The B-Girl Ft Kool Keith
  15. QMS
  16. From The Ground Up Remix Ft Iriscience
  17. Genius At Work Ft Fatlip
  18. What’s Next
  19. Heavyweight Round 2 Ft Ganjah K, Volume10, Koko, Freestyle Fellowship, Medus…
  20. Blew Knews

Greyboy15 Years Of West Coast Cool

  1. Unwind Your Mind (Feat. Karl Denson)
  2. Ruffneck Jazz
  3. Grey’s Groove (Feat. Karl Denson)
  4. Panacea
  5. Whirlwind
  6. Mastered The Art (Nicola Conte Jet Sounds Remix)
  7. Hold Your Weight (Feat. AG)
  8. Hold It Down (Feat. Muddie) (Greyboy Remix)
  9. Got To Be Love (Feat. Quantic & Sharon Jones)
  10. Genevieve (Feat. Bart Davenport)
  11. To Know You Is To Love You (Feat. Bart Davenport)
  12. Love (Feat. Nino Moschella)
  13. Color In Between The Lines (Feat. Jeremy Ellis)
  14. Missin’ Something (Feat. Shawn Lee)

14ktThe Golden Hour

  1. The Waiting Room (Main Theme)
  2. Surgery
  3. The Inside
  4. NNE Mode
  5. Ypsilanti
  6. Hihatspectations
  7. The D Light In You
  8. Love Handle
  9. Tick Tock Hustle
  10. Ivory Pillars
  11. ICU Smile
  12. Can We? (Chill Again)
  13. Trust Issues
  14. When My Sunsets (The Golden Hour)
  15. Less Than Enough
  16. The Night
  17. Reprise (Start Over)
  18. Miss U. (4 Lost Loved Ones)
  19. Without Dilla (Donut 2 Dilla Feb ‘06)
  20. Illustrious (End Titles)

88-KeysThe Death Of Adam

  1. Morning Wood
  2. Nice Guys Finish Last
  3. The Friends Zone (feat. Shitake Monkey)
  4. Handcuff ‘Em
  5. Stay Up! (Viagra) (feat. Kanye West)
  6. There’s Pleasure In It
  7. (Awww Man) Round 2?
  8. Dirty Peaches (feat. J’Davey)
  9. Close Call (feat. Phonte)
  10. The Burning Bush (feat. Redman)
  11. Ho’ Is Short For Honey (feat. Kid Cudi)
  12. No. I Said I LIKED You
  13. M.I.L.F. (feat. Bilal)
  14. Another Victim

Jedi Mind TricksA History Of Violence

  1. Intro
  2. Deathbed Doctrine
  3. Deadly Melody (Feat. Block McCloud And Demoz)
  4. Monlith
  5. Those With No Eyes (Interlude)
  6. Trail Of Lies
  7. Heavy Artillery
  8. Seance Of Shamans (Feat. Outerspace And Doap Nixon)
  9. Geometry In Static (Interlude)
  10. Godflesh (Feat. Block McCloud And King Magnetic)
  11. Terror (Feat. Demoz)
  12. Butcher Knife Bloodbath
  13. The Sixth Gate Shines No More (Interlude)
  14. Death Messiah

Loosies:

CoultrainThe Wanderer Mix III

Thom YorkeHarrowdown Logic Jump Rmx

Ice CubeIt Was A Good Day

Jay ElectronicaExhibit A (Transformations) prod by Just Blaze

PPP feat. CoultrainAngel (Waajeed Remix)



New Recommendations.


DJ Z-TripObama Mix

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This Week’s:

Clutchy HopkinsSleepers Never Dig, Diggers Never Sleep [Mix]

Los Angeles/Apple Valley producer Clutchy Hopkins returns with a new mixtape for 2006. He got on the 1’s and 2’s with his brother one day and created this mix after a fat blunt session. Limited to 100 copies.

  1. Part 1 (15:49)
  2. Part 2 (17:39)

Black Milk Tronic [Buy]

  1. Long Story Short feat. Dwele
  2. Bounce
  3. Give The Drummer Su
  4. Without U feat. Colin Munroe
  5. Hold It Down
  6. Losing Out feat. Royce da 5′9
  7. Hell Yeah feat. Fat Ray
  8. Overdose
  9. Reppin For U feat. AB
  10. The Matrix feat. Pharoahe Monch, Sean Price & DJ Premier
  11. Try
  12. Tronic Summer
  13. Bond 4 Life feat. Melanie Rutherford
  14. Elec (OUTRO)

Mark FarinaMushroom Jazz Vol. 6 [Buy]

  1. The Jazzual Suspects – This Beat
  2. Smooth Current – Fools Competition
  3. Ta’Raach – Baaaby
  4. Kero One – Groovin’
  5. Jamal – Jamal 141
  6. Colossus – Dopebeatz
  7. Brawdcast – Calm Down (Instrumental)
  8. J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science – Alive (Instrumental)
  9. Gagle – Scene #2 (Instrumental)
  10. Uneaq – Just Checkin’ (J’s Stripped Down Instrumental)
  11. Colossus feat. G-off & The Whooligan – The What?
  12. Rubberoom – Bodysnatchin’ (On the Isle)
  13. Flash – Wasn’t Really Worth My Time
  14. Mark Farina – Life
  15. The Jazzual Suspects – Ba Dada
  16. Super Smoky Soul – Untitled 005
  17. Choice37 – Way Back When
  18. Colossus – Transit
  19. J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science – Day at the Beach
  20. Dave Allison – Reflections

Q-TipThe Renaissance [Buy]

  1. Johnny Is Dead
  2. Won’t Trade
  3. Gettin’ Up
  4. Official
  5. You
  6. We Fight / Love feat. Raphael Saadiq
  7. Manwomanboogie feat. Amanda Diva
  8. Move
  9. Dance On Glass
  10. Life Is Better feat. Norah Jones
  11. Believe feat. D’Angelo
  12. Shaka

Illa JYancey Boys [Buy]

  1. Timeless
  2. We Here
  3. R U Listenin’? (feat. Guilty Simpson)
  4. Alien Family (By Frank Nitty)
  5. Strugglin’
  6. Showtime
  7. Swagger
  8. Mr. Shakes (a.k.a. Affion Crockett) (Skit)
  9. DFTF (feat. Affion Crockett)
  10. All Good
  11. Souds Like Love (feat. Debi Nova)
  12. Everytime
  13. Illasoul
  14. Air Signs

Blue Sky Black Death A Heap Of Broken Images (CD2) [Buy]

CD1

  1. Skies Open
  2. Days Are Years
  3. Chloroform
  4. Not Here
  5. They Came Around
  6. Dream Of Dying
  7. From Suns Angle
  8. Rap Creature Land
  9. Heroin For God
  10. Guilty Ones
  11. The Dead Tree Gives No Shelter
  12. Still Asleep

CD2

  1. Engage My Words Ft Jus Allah Wise Intelligent And Sabac Red
  2. Street Legends Ft A-Plus And Pep Love
  3. Floor Chalk Best Reprise Ft Guru And Chief Kamanchi
  4. Scriptures Ft Lil Sci
  5. Long Division Ft Rob Sonic And Mike Ladd
  6. I Catch Fire Ft Holocaust
  7. Grimey Styles Ft Mikah 9
  8. Brain Cells Ft Virtuoso
  9. Everything Ft Awol One
  10. It Wasnt White

MursMurs For President [Buy]

  1. Intro
  2. I’m Innocent
  3. Lookin’ Fly Feat. Will.I.Am
  4. The Science
  5. Can It Be (Half A Million Dollars and 18 Months Later)
  6. Everything
  7. Road Is My Religion
  8. Soo Comfortable
  9. Time Is Now Feat. Snoop Dogg
  10. Think You Know Me
  11. Me and This Jawn
  12. Love and Appreciate II Feat. Tyler Woods
  13. A Part Of Me
  14. Break Up (The Oj Song)
  15. Breakthrough

Loosies:

EvidenceFor Whom The Bell Tolls Feat. Blu, Phonte, & Will.I.Am (Prod. By Khrysis)

Mos DefLife In Marvelous Times

ExileIn Love

FLYamSAMGreen Tea Power



So i finally made the switch over to wordpress.

So after nearly a year, Ive grown very tired of tumblr. I also registered eclecticsoundclash.com for $2.19/yr (GoDaddy.com coupon code: 199TEST).

Guess i’ll continue where i left off then..


Serious props to Andres (Classic Drug References) for puttin this shit together.

If you miss this show..

youre just a straight up retard.

Recommendations:

Shawn Lee & Clutchy HopkinsClutch Of The Tiger

  1. Full Moon
  2. Two Steps Back
  3. Things Change
  4. Bill Blows It
  5. So Easily, So Naturally
  6. Leon Me
  7. Dollar Short
  8. When I Was Young
  9. Across The Pond
  10. Bad Influence
  11. Till Next Time
  12. Indian Burn

Johnson & Jonson (Blu & Mainframe) – Powders & Oils

  1. J & J
  2. Up All Night
  3. Half A’ Knot
  4. Mama Told Me
  5. The Gusto Room (feat. Stand Up By Bobo Lamb as Jack Johnson)
  6. Wow!
  7. The Only Way
  8. In The Building (feat. Vocalist Miguel as Jontel Johnson)
  9. Bout It, Bout It (feat. Raps By Mainframe As Jon Johnson)
  10. Spell Check (feat. Gang Sign Language By Big D Menace)
  11. Long Time Gone
  12. Still Up All Night (feat. Co$$ as Troy Johnson)
  13. A Perfect Picture
  14. Anything Is Possible (feat. Raps By Randy & Jon Johnson)
  15. The Oath
  16. Hidden Bonus Track

Now OnDont Call It A Mixtape (Hosted By DJ House Shoes)

  1. House Shoes
  2. The Now On Show
  3. Keep Goin’
  4. I’m Sayin’ [Remix] feat. Aloe Blacc
  5. Get Yours Freestyle
  6. I Try feat. Mello
  7. Glory Days feat. Buff1
  8. Nevermind That – E Reece feat. Buff1 & Now On
  9. My Heart And I Need Space To Grow
  10. Sandineaston Freestyle feat. Aloe Blacc
  11. For You
  12. Up At It Again [Black Milk Remix]
  13. To The Top feat. TiRon
  14. This Time Around [Snippet]
  15. True Colors – Buff1 feat Now On
  16. Party Like A Politician feat. Buff1 & Tenacity
  17. Jihad feat. Isis Wise
  18. White Girls

Wee Bee FoolishBrighton Beach Memoirs

  1. Intro
  2. Whatcha Need
  3. Energy
  4. Triplets
  5. Don’t You Cry
  6. Funk Keeps B
  7. This Kid
  8. Envelope Pusherz
  9. Breeze
  10. Pimpflomein
  11. Chedda Chasers
  12. Midtro
  13. Turn It Out
  14. Main Attraction
  15. Remember
  16. Properly Done
  17. La Celle
  18. It’s Only Right
  19. Tiger Books (LP)

VA – Ghostly Swim

  1. Michna – Triple Chrome Dipped
  2. Dabrye – Temper
  3. The Chap – Carlos Walter Wendy Stanley
  4. Dark Party – Active
  5. Tycho – Cascade [Live Version]
  6. JDSY – All Shapes
  7. Deastro – Light Powered
  8. Matthew Dear – R+S
  9. FLYamSAM – The Offbeat
  10. Cepia – Ithaca
  11. Aeroc – Idiom
  12. The Reflecting Skin – Traffickers
  13. School of Seven Bells – Chain
  14. Ben Benjamin – Squirmy Sign Language
  15. Kill Memory Crash – Hit + Run
  16. Osborne – Wait A Minute
  17. Milosh – Then It Happened
  18. 10:32 – Blue Little
  19. Mux Mool – Night Court

New Jack Hustle [Newman (of Giant Panda) & Shawn Jackson] – Sound Check

  1. First Newport
  2. Theme Music
  3. More
  4. Inglewood
  5. Sooner Or Later
  6. Lionel
  7. New Shades
  8. Suprise
  9. Wow
  10. Saturday Night
  11. Sunday Morning
  12. Ronald
  13. Last Newport

Foreign ExchangeLeave It All Behind (CD2)

  1. Daykeeper
  2. Take Off The Blues (feat. Darien Brockington)
  3. All Or Nothing / Comming Home To You (feat. Darien Brockington)
  4. I Wanna Know
  5. House Of Cards (feat. Muhsinah)
  6. Sweeter Than You
  7. Valediction
  8. If She Breaks Your Heart (feat. Zo! & Yahzarah)
  9. If This Is Love (feat. Yahzarah)
  10. Something To Behold (feat. Munsinah & Darien Brockington)
  11. Leave It All Behind


Some upcoming album previews..recs coming.

Sorry its been a while since i posted weekly recommendations..moved into a new place and just havent found the time. Heres somethin to hold you over till Tues:


Click ^ for a pretty sweet 1 hour mix-track from Thes One of People Under the Stairs ..and dont forget to cop Fun DMC on the 30th.


Click ^ to download the album sampler. Foreign Exchange’s (Phonte & Nicolay)  2nd LP, Leave It All Behind drops on October 7th as a digital download (w/ instrumentals) hard copy on October 14th.

Tracklist:

  1. Daykeeper
  2. Take Off The Blues
  3. All Or Nothing/Coming Home To You
  4. I Wanna Know
  5. House Of Cards
  6. Sweeter Than You
  7. Valediction
  8. If She Breaks Your Heart
  9. If This Is Love
  10. Something To Behold
  11. Leave It All Behind


Now i know there are probably a lotta Doom haters these days after all the Doom-poster shit hes been pullin..but you cant deny his talent..and its not like we pay for his cds anyways ;] I’ll have the album up as soon as it leaks so check back around October 21st.


New Clutchy Hopkins material drops October 21st in a collaboration with Shawn Lee called Clutch Of The Tiger. ” It’s dusty and mysterious junkyard jazz that’s powered by sly beats and other-worldly funk.” -Ubiquity Records

Click tracks below to hear audio snippets:

  1. Full Moon
  2. Two Steps Back
  3. Things Change
  4. Bill Blows It
  5. So Easily, So Naturally
  6. Leon Me
  7. Dollar Short
  8. When I Was Young
  9. Across The Pond
  10. Bad Infulence
  11. Till Next Time
  12. Indian Burn


Recs, PUTS, Podcasts.

Criminally slept on, People Under The Stairs continue to produce quality music album after album. Above is a video of Thes One breaking down his creative process on the MPC, then a video of Thes and Double K clowning around in their home studio.

This week’s:

People Under The Stairs – The Om Years [Disc1, Disc2]

DISC 1 (Best of The Om Years):

  1. Intro
  2. San Francisco Knights
  3. 43 Labels I Like
  4. Time To Rock Our Shit
  5. The Cat
  6. We’ll Be There
  7. Youth Explosion
  8. Code Check
  9. Give Love A Chance
  10. Jappy Jap
  11. The Suite For A Beaver Pt. 1
  12. O.S.T. (Original Soundtrack)
  13. Empty Bottles Of Water
  14. The L.A. Song
  15. Hang Loose
  16. Acid Raindrops
  17. The Breakdown
  18. Montego Slay
  19. Yield
  20. Play It Again / Outro

DISC 2 (B-Sides & Rarities):

  1. Invisible Blunt
  2. I-15
  3. Tour Guide
  4. Schooled In The Trade (Instrumental)
  5. Big Daddy Brown
  6. Hang Loose Pt. 2
  7. Sunroof (Instrumental)
  8. The Bomb Combo
  9. Afternoon Connection
  10. Out Da Club
  11. We’ll Be There (10 Seconds Remix)

Karl Hector & The MalcounsSahara Swing

  1. When The Sun Breaks Through
  2. Nyx
  3. Followed Path
  4. Transition “J”
  5. Sahara Swing
  6. Psycles
  7. Transition “I”
  8. Koloko Pt. 1
  9. Debere
  10. Transition “Z”
  11. Jabore Pt. 3
  12. Mystical Brotherhood
  13. Timely Interuption
  14. Transition “W”
  15. Mellow (Version)
  16. Rush Hour
  17. Transition “W”
  18. Toure Samar
  19. Passau Run

Phonte (Little Brother) – The Phon-Tigga

  1. Intergalactic Soul
  2. Backstage Girl
  3. The Animal (Featuring Murs)
  4. Feelin Alright (Featuring Big Pooh)
  5. Beats N Rhymes (Featuring Kev Brown & Oddisee)
  6. Let it Be Known (Featuring Sean Price)
  7. Pure (Featuring L.E.G.A.C.Y.)
  8. Make it Hot (Featuring Sean Boog & Joe Scudda)
  9. The Perch (Featuring Oddisee & Tor)
  10. No Fear (Featuring Cool C Brown & Asheru)
  11. Whos That (Featuring Sean Boog & L.E.G.A.C.Y.)
  12. Birdz (Featuring Buckshot & Keisha Shontelle)
  13. (Bonus) It’s My Life (Featuring Polyrhythm Addicts)
  14. (Bonus) Ladder of Success (Featuring K-Hill, Wordsworth & Masta Ace)

Richy PitchLive at Home

  1. Live at Home – (remix, feat. El Da Sensei)
  2. The Bed (intro)
  3. Day to Day – (feat. Apani B Fly)
  4. Lyricist, The – (feat. J-Live)
  5. Monotone MC’s
  6. Phone Bizness – (feat. Mr. Complex)
  7. Record Lovers
  8. Time Is Right, The – (feat. Asheru Of The Unspoken Heard)
  9. Time Is Right, The – (Mother Chunker remix, feat. Asheru)

VA – 7Heads R Better Than 1 Vol. 1: No Edge-Ups In South Africa

  1. BMIG – Asheru
  2. Braggin Writes (Domecracker Remix) – J-Live
  3. The Gusto – Audessey The Sound Sci Of Mass Influence (feat. Apple Jac)
  4. Backstage – Wordsworth
  5. Full Blown – El Da Sensai
  6. Mood Swing – Asheru (feat. Talib Kweli)
  7. Reflections On A Heart Attack – RLD & Richy Pitch
  8. Mr. Dynamite – Djinji Brown
  9. This Is Hip Hop – Oddissee & Kenn Starr
  10. Queen City Remix – BJ & Piakhan (feat. Akil)
  11. Say Cheese – J-Live
  12. Night Shift – Audessey The Sound Sci Of Mass Influence
  13. Bosoms – J-Live, Wordsworth, Eric Krasno & Neal Evans Of Soulive, and Adam Deitch Of Lettuce
  14. Trackrunners – Asheru (feat. J-Live & Grap Luva)

Clutchy Hopkins & Misled ChildrenPeople’s Market

  1. 3:25
  2. 4:52
  3. 1:52
  4. 2:59
  5. 2:53
  6. 1:17
  7. 3:35
  8. 5:00
  9. 1:14
  10. 3:41
  11. 3:00
  12. 1:38
  13. 3:24
  14. 3:38

The Budos BandThe Budos Band

  1. Up From The South
  2. T.I.B.W.F.
  3. Budos Theme
  4. Ghost Walk
  5. Monkey See, Monkey Do
  6. Sing A Simple Song
  7. Eastbound
  8. Aynotchesh Yererfu
  9. King Charles
  10. The Volcano Song
  11. Across The Atlantic

Podcast:

Heliocentrics have a new single on Now-Again Records coming in the Fall. Gaslamp Killer is from SD, works in LA and has a record coming out on Money Studies at the end of the year.



Some RATATAT videos.
August 31, 2008, 1:32 am
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Ratatat – Mirando

Ratatat – Flynn

Ratatat – Shempi

Ratatat – Germany to Germany



Johnson & Jonson at Boombox in L.A.
August 26, 2008, 3:15 am
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If youre in the L.A. area September 6th check out Blu & Mainframe perform as Johnson & Jonson to celebrate the release of their self-titled album, which drops the 23rd on Tres Records. Guest appearances from Gaslamp Killer, Exile, Gonja Sufi and Co$$. Don’t miss this shit!

Doors Open at 9:30
21 & OVER
Ladies get in free before 11.
Dudes $5 before 10:30, $10 after.

Here’s a Johnson & Jonson’s video – “Bout it Bout it”