Tag: samples

September 6, 2018 /

Now here’s a gem.

Alright, so backstory. In 1986 hip-hop was transitioning from a fad into a cultural and commercial juggernaut, and the Beastie Boys were there to push it over the edge.

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March 8, 2017 /

Arsenio dissed us but the crowd kept clappin’…

In the late ’80s four crazy kids came out of the suburbs of Long Island and released an album which changed hip-hop, championing youthfulness, positivity, and oddball fun.

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February 16, 2017 /

I’ve been enjoying Neil Cicierega‘s Mouth Moods a little too much. But before I get into it, let’s back up a bit.

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May 20, 2015 /

You know, there’s a part of me, a small, foolish and deluded part of me, which hopes that one day, hopefully in my lifetime, The Avalanches will reform and release a new album.

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