Dienstag, 30. Juli 2013

Ill Adrenaline: IAR-011 ft. B1, Large Professor, O.C., Beatminerz

Purpose And Confidence 2LP and another three Ill Adrenaline releases are already spinning on my turntables (Beneficence, Neek The Exotic, The Legion) but that's not a reason for the label to stop working on the next 7" release!

Cat-No. eleven is a limited edition split release featuring some good ol' friends. 

A: B-1 & Large Professor - Hands Of Time
B: Beatminerz & O.C. - Spitgame

The 7" is now available on black or red (100) vinyl at www.illadrenalinerecords.bigcartel.com

Nice surprise, the label pressed some LPs on cassette tape so all tape nerds should grab 1 of 100 limited copies.

My special thanks goes out to Benny at Ill Adrenaline and all artists involved. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Montag, 29. Juli 2013

Mic Theory: ft. Epidemic

Hex One and Tek-nition aka Epidemic return with the full-length album "Somethin For Tha Listeners" that is now available in a limited edition of 500 copies on white & grey colored wax.

Early this year Epidemic released the "Monochrome Skies EP" on Chopped Herring Records"now followed by this brand new 2LP. All tracks on the album were produced by a virtually unknown but talented west coast beat maker called Esco. The album includes the bonus track titled "Nothin' Matters" produced by affiliate B.B.Z. Read more about the dynamic duo from south Florida.

A1: Intro
A2: Rhyme Writers
A3: Bringin' It Back
A4: Patience
A5: Cool Out
B1: Check It Out
B2: They Don't Know
B3: Poisonous Love
C1: Mic Masters
C2: Esco's Crates (Interlude)
C3: Monday To Sunday
C4: One Life
D1: The Ocean
D2: UNIversALL
D3: Nothin' Matters (Bonus)

My special thanks goes out to Hex One, Tek-nition and Mic Theory Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Fables: FR0001 / Vinyl-Digital: VinDig005 ft. Clear Soul Forces

In 2012 Clear Soul Forces released their debut single "Get No Better" via their own bigcartel shop. Sadly purchases were limited to US buyers and the customer service wasn't perfect.

Anyway since a few months retailers have the single on stock so make sure you get one. The 7" release contains 3 tracks and comes in a nice picture cover)

A: Get No Better
B: Stick Em
B: Attention (Instrumental)

Additional to the 7" Vinyl-Digital released an exclusive 2LP with the name "Detroit Revolutions(s). The incredible debut album got produced by Kankick, Namesless, King Midas and Ilajide. The album comes in a full picture cover and colored labels. The album is limited to 500 copies, 150 copies on blood red and 350 copies on black coloured vinyl.

A1: Detroit Revolution(s)
A2: Welcome To The Show
A3: Half As Long // Twice As Bright
A4: Keep It Movin
B1: 15 Minutes
B2: Get No Better
B3: Stick Em
C1: Stack Yo Paypuh!
C2: The World Is Yours
C3: Ass To The Flo
C4: Fan-Ta-Sa-Ro
D1: Rap Attack // Jammin'
D2: Catch Me If You Can
D3: Still Driving Down The Freeway
D4: Runnin'

My special thanks goes out to Clear Soul Forces, Fables and Vinyl-Digital. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. Watch out for the next Clear Soul Forces release that will be posted in the next few days. GOLD!!!

Dope Folks: DF-0034 ft. Mischievous Lq And The Mad Mischief Crew

Volume 1 usually means there will be a Volume 2. Yes and this is completely right and Dope Folks Records releases another Mischievous Lq & The Mad Mischief Crew with 5 rare and unreleased tracks.

All tracks originally recorded around 1996 and finally released for your listening pleasure. Show some support. 

This record is limited to 300 copies available for only 20$ - Dope Folks !!!

A: Nonsense
A: Shotgun Remix
A: Boyah Bumbaclot
B: Battery Strategy
B: Hip-Hop's Recarnation

My special thanks goes out to John & Chris at Dope Folks Records and Mischievous Lq & The Mad Mischief Crew. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Donnerstag, 25. Juli 2013

Chopped Herring: CHBUZ3002 ft. Him-LO (Buze Bruvaz)

After the successful launch of Da Buze Bruvaz EP, Chopped Herring Records follows up with Him-LO's solo debut release. The "Late Night Dinna'z At Da Brothel EP" contains 8 new and unheard tracks from one half of the Philly Lo-Life duo.

If you do not find a connection to this release this might be because you missed out on the dope "Da Buze Bruvaz EP" on Chopped Herring Records. Second chance to check it out and grab them both.

A1: Marble Floors
A2: 800lbs Gorilla
A3: Call Da Copz
A4: Philly Fanatics
B1: Elo-Him
B2: Horsepower ft. Clever-One
B3: Hangover Himslee
B4: Sneakers

Produced by Him-Lo, EDK, DJ Tee, Reb Lo, Lord Beatjitsu.

This EP is limited to 350 copies - first 75 copies are on Silver/Green, next 75 are on Yellow/Green and the remaining 200 are on traditional black vinyl.

My special thanks goes out to B! at Chopped Herring Records and Him-LO ov Da Buze Bruvaz. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Mittwoch, 24. Juli 2013

KicDrum: KD-WS-EP-001 ft. Walt Sicknin'

KicDrum Products prepare their next release featuring Walt Sicknin'. The brand new EP will be available in different styles with and without bonus stuff.

"Last seen on the 300 block of 7th st. in Hunting Park, the infamous underground rapper known as Walt Sicknin’ has not contacted friends or relatives in over 3 weeks ... [source].

  • Basic Black EP (100 copies)
  • Gold Deluxe Set w/ CD (100 copies)
  • Wood-Schläger Set w/ 7"+CD (100 copies)
  • Texas Funeral Box (12 copies)

Order: www.kicdrumproducts.com

A1: Waltroduction
A2: The Sickeness
A3: Philly Wrecin' Stuff
A4: Story Mode
A5: The Sickness (A Capella)
B1: tXn Rap Commandments
B2: Walt Pimpin'
B3: Where's Walt Yo?
B4: Undatheradar
B5: tXn Rap Commandments (A Capella)

Produced by Drumz & Lingo and Mr. Walt for Da Beatminerz; cuts by Drumat!c.

My special thanks goes out to KicDrum and Walt Sicknin'. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Dienstag, 23. Juli 2013

Chopped Herring: CHFIC001 ft. First In Command

Abyss, 2Kind and DJ Olabean are "First In Command" - a hip-hop trio from Liverpool, UK.

Chopped Herring presents the 3rd July release named "Pest Control '95 EP". Like the title says this EP contains mid 90s flava on 10 tracks in total. 

Limited to 350 copies for a nice price! First 75 copies are on silver/yellow vinyl, next 75 are on yellow/clear/black vinyl, remaining 200 are on black wax. 

Order: www.choppedherringrecords.com

A1: First Things First 
A2: Pest Control 
A3: My Next Project 
A4: Miss Ho!! (A Good Woman) 
A5: Soul Food Fried 
B1: Up Jumps the Devil 
B2: Under Manners 
B3: Bed Knobs and Broomsticks 
B4: Blacknaphobia 
B5: Later

My special thanks goes out to B! at Chopped Herring Records and F.I.C. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Sonntag, 21. Juli 2013

Cadillac Respect: JF-335 ft. J-Force

He's back - the man who brought you the hits "Bull's Eye" and "For All Thoze" returns with a 12" - J-Force.

The main track "Pink Chicken" was recorded at Firehouse Studios back in 1998. Since this track leaked J-Force fans are waiting for this on vinyl. The B-side features a previously unreleased track called "Hit The Untrue" that was recorded and mixed by Marley Marl at The House Of Hitz. 

The first 300 copies of this special 12" single will be printed on pink wax more will be available on standard black vinyl.

A: Pink Chicken (98' Original Recipe Dirty)
A: Pink Chicken (98' Original Recipe Clean)
A: Pink Chicken (98' Original Recipe Instrumental)
B: Pink Chicken (Cadillac Respect Revisit Dirty)
B: Pink Chicken (Cadillac Respect Revisit Instrumental)
B: Hit The Untrue (Vocal)
B: Hit The Untrue (Instrumental)
B: Hit The Untrue (Acapella)

My special thanks goes out to J-Force at Cadillac Respect. Check also the mix-CD "Cadillac Respect" with a long list of revisited hit. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Donnerstag, 18. Juli 2013

Blunted Astronaut: BAR-7-TGD-0007 ft. EDO.G

Bos-Bos-Bosten represent ... Blunted Astronaut Records collaborates with Boston MCee EDO.G and releases a brand new 7" of "The Great Divine".

A: 'The Great Divide
Produced by Red & Spinache
B: The Great Divide Remix
Produced by Bodziers

This superb vinyl release is limited to 500 copies on purple vinyl and comes in a picture sleeve designed by Mr. Krum.

Place your order at www.bluntedastronaut.bigcartel.com.

My special thanks goes out to Kuba at Blunted Astronout Records and EDO.G. A friendly shout out to Bodziers. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Mittwoch, 17. Juli 2013

Heavy Crates: HCR-003 ft. Junclassic

This is the second 7" release from Heavy Crates / 42 Blues Records and it features Queens, N.Y. lyricist Junclassic. 

The a-side track is produces by DJ Bazooka Joe who released a double EP on Dope Folks Records last year. “NY Won’t Stop” is also available on the duo’s BLVD Backdrop album on HiPNOTT Records. 

The b-side track is exclusive to this 7" vinyl. "New Yitty" is produced by 42blues. Cuts by 2 Kool Tony.

This vinyl release is limited to 100 copies on black marbled vinyl with hand-written sleeve. Collectors Item!

A: Jun Classic - N.Y. Won't Stop
B: New Yitty

order here: www.42blues.bandcamp.com now

Heavy Crates first 12" release is now also available at: www.heavycrates.com

My special thanks goes out to Heavy Crates, 42 Blues, Junclassic and Bazooka Joe. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Montag, 15. Juli 2013

Chopped Herring: CHSP3KT001 ft. MarQ Spekt

Chopped Herring Records presents the second July/'13 release >>> MarQ Spekt - Mark Of The Beat EP.

Born in Jersey - based in Atlanta, Georgia - debut vinyl release in 2001 on Sub Verse - a lot of CDr releases since 2002, collaboration with MF Grimm and so much more to tell. Make your purchase at www.choppedherringrecords.com and check the whole story right there.

A1: Mark Of The Beast
A2: D.R.E.A.M ft. PG
A3: Aquamarine ft. Stahhr
A4: Danger feat. Meyhem Lauren, F.T., School Of Sharks
B1: Guttersnipin ft. Lex Boogie, Akil Nuru
B2: Friends
B3: Homocide Remix ft. Akil Nuru, Karniege
B4: Roadhouse ft. Action Bronson

Tracks produced by Gman, Lex Boogie, Kno, Tone Beats, BT.

The record is limited to 350 copies - first 75 copies are on black/white/orange mixed colour vinyl, next 75 are on silver/orange mixed colour vinyl, remaining 200 are on traditional black vinyl.

My special thanks goes out to B! at Chopped Herring Records and MarQ Spekt. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Sonntag, 14. Juli 2013

Not On Label: Classic Recipes presented by DJ Iron

A lot releases these days so hopefully you boosted the hip-hop economy with your support. Another project that shouldn't miss is a nice remix compilation from Belgium.

From 2005 - 2013 DJ's like DJ Iron, DJ Grazzhoppa, Eon Green, Ill Jay and others remixed some hip-hop classics you better listen to.

Classic Recipes Vol. 1 features 15 tracks for your listening pleasure. If you are interested in one of a very few promo copies on 2LP please get in contact with Iron at:

deejayiron@gmail.com - NOW AVAILABLE

Shout out to all remix DJs involved. All copyrights reserved by the owners, posted by Stitch By Stitch for promotion use only. 

Donnerstag, 11. Juli 2013

Chopped Herring: CHZIGG002 ft. Zigg Zagg

Chopped Herring release no. 50 is out now. The lord of the deep blue sea presents "Touch Da Sun EP Pt. 2".

Too Tuff in-house producer Maestro, DJ Eclipse and lyricist Sun Magnetic are "Zigg Zagg". After recording their first track "Check The Wreck" for Maestro's EP in the early 90s these three guys and studio owner Mike Allen agreed that it's about that time ...

A1: Touch Da Sun
A2: Warzone
A3: Da Prognosis
B1: Don't Front Da Flava
B2: Y=Self ft. Shaquan
B3: Da Man Upstairs

Produced by Mighty Maestro.
Co-produced by DJ Eclipse.
All tracks recorded between 1992-1994.

This release is limited to 350 copies. First 75 on black/white/blue/red vinyl, next 75 on purple/gold and 200 copies on black vinyl.

My special thanks goes out to B! at Chopped Herring and Zigg Zagg. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Gentleman's Relief: GRR-009/010 ft. Omniscence

Gentleman's Relief Records and chief producer Debonair P collaborate again with North Carolina MCee Omniscence and offer you a crazy format selection to enjoy the "Sharp Objects EP".

After the LP on Dope Folks Records and the 7" release on GRR the new release from Omniscence contains 10 tracks produced and mixed by Debonair P. You can choose from the following versions:

- Vinyl EP on purple wax limited to 150 copies
- Vinyl EP on light blue wax limited to 150 copies
- Vinyl Instrumental EP on black wax limited to 150 copies including 2 bonus tracks
- Cassette Tape EP in gold limited to 50 copies including vocal and instrumental tracks

A: Welcome
A: Ease My Mind
A: Letter to the Better (w/ Keisha Shontelle)
A: Church vs State (w/ K-Hill)
A: Raw Factor 2.0 (Remix)
B: Welcome (Remix)
B: Ease My Mind (Remix)
B: Letter to the Better (Remix)
B: Church vs State (Remix) (w/ Paul Bunyun)
B: Ease My Mind (Bonus Mix)

Additional on Instrumental EP:
- Welcome (Bonus Remix)*
- Raw Factor 2.0
- Letter to the Better
- Raw Factor 2.0 (Bonus Mix)
- Letter to the Better (Bonus Mix)*
- Welcome (Bonus Mix)

This is no pre-order. Purchase your copies now at:
International: www.omniscence.bigcartel.com
Australia: www.gentlemansrelief.bigcartel.com

My special thanks goes out to Debonair P at Gentleman's Relief Records and Omniscence. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Samstag, 6. Juli 2013

Tru-Tone: TTR006 ft. Whirlwind D, Agent Finsh, Specifik, Mr. Thing

This is a very limited record - precisely a show vinyl. Featured on the great B Line EP this 12" features the track "Broadway" featuring Agent Finch & Specifik and Mr Thing on the cut.

The EP features the vocal version of "Broadway" but this show vinyl features the Instrumental and Acapella as well for live shows. Only 30 copies got pressed while 10 will be used for show/crew use.

This is a single sided white label in a white cover with a sticker done by Mr Krum. 

Whirlwind D is working on his LP that will be available early 2014 but if you didn't check his lates 12" "Bristol Built" also posted on Stitch By Stitch. 

Also a friendly reminder: Check the B-Line EP as it features UKs finest. A MUST!

My special thanks goes out to Dudley, Finsh, Specifik and Dan at B-Line. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Diggers With Gratitude: DWG-SHOW02 ft. Emskee & E The 5th

Diggers With Gratitude continues the collaboration with The Good People MCee Marc Smith aka Emskee. "The Marc Smith EP" features Emskee & E The 5th. The instrumental version of this EP (which is due to the number of tracks more an LP) is a test press only release with the catalogue number
DWGSHOW02. Only 50 copies of this show vinyl get pressed and is not for general sale.

The picture cover of DWG021 : Emskee & E The 5th "The Marc Smith LP" got designed by Mr. Krum. Get your copy in your trusted record store.

A: Intro
A: Crack Water
A: Intellect Interject
A: Take A Minute
A: Annunciate
A: Divine Reflection
B: The Writer (Interlude)
B: When I'm Writing
B: I'm Ready
B: Raw Cavernous
B: Fuck Shit Up
B: How Do You Say?

Snippets: side A and side B

My special thanks goes out to Emskee and Diggers With Gratitude. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Freitag, 5. Juli 2013

Cold Rock Stuff: CRS-7001 ft. Soundsci

Cold Rock Stuff and the Soundsci fam present a brand new 7" that features two tracks from their latest Ultimate EP in a remixed version.

A: The Ultimate (Breaks & Beats Mix)
   Producer: The Process
B: Lockdown (Mac McRaw Remix)
   Producer: Mac McRaw

Each order placed on bigcartel will include a Cold Rock Stuff "Street Beat" sticker.

The exclusive single is limited to 300 copies and comes in a picture cover. Records ship on the 8th of July.

Also make sure to cop yourself a Ko' Rok Two 12" and The Ultimate EP.

My special thanks goes out to the Cold Rock Stuff crew and the Soundsci Fam. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Montag, 1. Juli 2013

Slice Of Spice: SSR-018, ... ft. Lord Finesse

Those who follow the Slice Of Spice movement recognized already that the label works on a very special Lord Finesse 12" series with the code name "FOUNDING FORMAT". The series will include about 5 singles with lot's of remix action.

SSR-018: Check The Method Remix
SSR-019: Fuck 'Em Remix
SSR-020: Praise The Lord Remix
SSR-008.5: Hands In The Air (Remastered)
SSR-011.5: Set It Off Troop (Remastered)

Each of the singles contain Main, Instrumental and Acapella version. Some will be available as exclusive coloured vinyl edition. For the early birds there are already limited test press bundles available but expect a serious investment.

The official release date is scheduled for early August, pre-order late July.

Follow: www.sliceofspice.bigcartel.com
Listen: www.soundcloud.com/slice-of-spice

My special thanks goes out to Richard at Slice Of Spice Records and Lord Finesse. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Slice Of Spice: SSR-034 ft. K-Def & DaCapo

K-Def & DaCapo are "The Program". As part of the new vinyl series Slice Of Spice Records releases the eponymous EP featuring 3 bonus tracks with vocal and instrumental versions.

The exclusive EP got pressed in three different versions. First of all there are black vinyl copies who are available with each purchase of the "Program Pack" (also including Article EP, Article Instros EP, Genius EP). Secondly there is a strongly limited Test Press bundle including TP and strongly limited blue/white vinyl edition.

How to get one of the blue/white ones ... don't ask  me - follow the Slice Of Spice Record Store and become a lucky owner. Each version comes with a different sticker on cover.

In summary:

  • black vinyl edition: 150 copies
  • blue/white vinyl edition: 75 copies
  • test pressing: 10 copies

Get your copy now at: www.sliceofspice.bigcartel.com and check the record label on FB.

A: Look Around
A: Going Back To Brooklyn
A: Wack Rapper

B: Look Around (Instrumental)
B: Going Back To Brooklyn (Instrumental)
B: Wack Rapper (Instrumental)

My special thanks goes out to Richard at Slice Of Spice, K-Def and DaCapo. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.