Freitag, 31. Januar 2014

World Expo: WE-1002 ft. Soundsci

World Expo Records returns with another release by the World Famous "Soundsci" click. Released on 10" vinyl the Expo 2014 Sampler Volume 1 features unreleased brand new material from U-George's forthcoming LP "The Many Faced", Ollie Teeba's upcoming album "Short Order" and the next and long awaited Soundsci release.

Order: www.worldexporecords.com

A1: Blowing Up ft. U-George
A2: Fe Fi Fo
A3: Entrapment
B1: S.O.S ft. Olli Teeba
B2: Blowing Up (Instrumental)
B3: Fe Fi Fo (Instrumental)
B4: Entrapment (Instrumental)
B5: S.O.S (Instrumental)



All songs mixed by No Sleep Nigel, artwork direction by Mr. Krum.

My special thanks goes out to the whole Soundsci crew. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. Wanna send free promo? Please contact me for shipping address by a click on the "gift card" banner on main page.

Donnerstag, 30. Januar 2014

Blunted Astronaut: BAR-12-AM9-0009 ft. Melanin 9

Founding member of Triple Darkness, Melanin 9 cooperates with Blunted Astronaut Records. The 12" single features two tracks plus remix and instrumental versions.

UK Hip Hop legend Lewis Parker kicks a few lines over the b-side track.

A1: Amulets
A2: Cloudsteppa ft. Lewis Parker
A3: Cloudsteppa Remix ft. Lewis Parker
B1: Amulets (Instrumental)
B2: Cloudsteppa (Instrumental)
B3: Cloudsteppa (Remix Instrumental)

This 12inch release is limited to 500 copies and available via www.bluntedastronaut.com


My special thanks goes out to Melanin 9 and Blunted Astronaut Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. Wanna send free promo? Please contact me for shipping address by a click on the "gift card" banner on main page. 

Six2Six: ft. Annexx Click

DJ Concrete, K-Mack and Silhouette open the vaults of "The Annexx Click". After "The Blue Tape" Six 2 Six records does it again and releases nine brand new and unreleased tracks by this amazing crew form West Hills, Baltimore (West Hells).

A: The Duet (Jealous Nigg#s)



My special thanks goes out to DJ Concrete, Annexx Click and Six2Six. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. Wanna send free promo? Please contact me for shipping address by a click on the "gift card" banner on main page. 

Mittwoch, 29. Januar 2014

Ill Adrenaline: IAR-023 ft. The Legion

Ill Adrenaline continues the collaboration with the Bronx trio "The Legion". After two 7" releases with the full crew (Cee-Low, Molecules, Chucky Smash) the new single features Molecules & Showbiz = The Legion & D.I.T.C.

A: Revenge
B: Revenge Instrumental

Revenge got recorded in 1995 at Chung King Studios, NYC - produced by Showbiz. It is from the forthcoming "Lost Tapes" EP to be released on IAR. The 7" is available on black or white vinyl (white edition limited to 100 copies).



My special thanks goes out to The Legion, Show and Benny at Ill Adrenaline. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Dienstag, 28. Januar 2014

Ghetto Musiq: GM-006 ft. Freqnik & WDRE

This Is The Remix! As part of the "tribute to 90's hip hop series" producer duo Freqnik & WDRE chopped a dope remix beat for the Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth track "Ghetto Of The Mind". 

Ghetto Musiq couldn't resist and pressed a very few vinyl copies for those who like that remix as much as they do. As far as I am aware of some copies will become available via juno, vinylism or vinyl-digital beginning of February.

A: Ghetto Of The Mind Remix
B: Ghetto Of The Mind Remix Instrumental


By the way let me unofficially recommend you to check out the label Originals.

My special thanks goes out to Freqnik, WDRE and Ghetto Musiq. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. Thanks to whoever provided me with some dope promo records !!!!

Sonntag, 19. Januar 2014

Ill Adrenaline: IAR-022 ft. Paranom & Purpose

For one last release in 2013 Ill Adrenaline Records presents Paranom & Purpose with their  "Life Outside The Frame" LP dropping worldwide the 10th of December.

Pre-order a CD copy of "Life Outside The Frame" at www.illadrenalinerecords.com or www.tragicallies.com - the 2LP is scheduled for March 2014.

"Adding onto previous releases: Purpose & Confidence, and 7 G.E.M.S. (Tragedy Khadafi & Tragic Allies), Purpose of Tragic Allies teams up with up-and-coming lyricist and latest Tragic Allies member Paranom to deliver a 19-track, strong boom-bap heater entitled "Life Outside The Frame"." [source]


Intro
Precision
Interlude To Your Mood
Bee Strings
Rise Above
So High
Dayz Go By
Night Gallery
Nack Interlude
Microphone Phenomenal
Food 4 Thought
Eternal Clipse
Godiva
7 Sciences ft. Relentless, Purpose, Estee Nack
Be A King
Dreamz
I Remember
Passion Of The Vice
No Longer Laughin' ft. Purpose, Estee Nack

My special thanks goes out to Benny at Ill Adrenaline Records, Paranom and Purpose. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. Wanna send free promo? Please contact me for shipping address by a click on the "gift card" banner on main page. 

Donnerstag, 16. Januar 2014

Crooked Cat: CCR001 ft. T-Max

Bos-Bos-Boston rep-represented by MC T-Max. That guy is not new to the game - since he released two 12" singles on Damage Recordings in 1996 and some unreleased stuff popped up at yout*** he got mad attention and so it was a matter of time that this project comes to reality.

Crooked Cat Records is a new indie label that hunts for dope and unreleased demos and starts it's discography with the "Time To Explode EP" by T-Max (Unsigned Hype, The Source Mag, June '95).

A: Old Days
A: Pass It On
A: Time To Explode ft. Jay Stone
B: The Rhyme
B: Cashflow
B: Lets Loose Remix

Produced: Dow Brain, Brad Young, Danny Wood
Recorded: 1993-1996
Order: www.crooked-cat-records.com








My special thanks goes out to Crooked Cat Records and T-Max. A special thanks to Pat for making us aware of this brand new label.

Dienstag, 14. Januar 2014

Ill Adrenaline: IAR-017 ft. Hannibal Stax & Marco Polo

Hannibal Stax (F.A.B.I.D., Gang Starr Foundation) collaborates with Toronto's super- producer Marco Polo to release the 2LP album "Seize The Day" on German label Ill Adrenaline Records.

The 2LP contains 15 tracks and comes with full colour picture cover. The album is now available on vinyl (850 copies) - collectors get your red color vinyl edition (150 copies). 

A: Seize The Day (Intro)
A: Head Nod
A: B.K.l.Y.N.
A: Seize The Day
B: Real Good
B: Warriorz Drum ft. Torae
B: H!!!
B: Gunz & Butter
C: P.O.A.
C: Yeah Baby
C: Keep Grindin
C: Ill Recognize Ill
D: Righteous Kill
D: Dreamer
D: 46 Bars Of Death
D: Field Ni##a (Bonus)

All tracks produced by Marco Polo.



My special thanks goes out to Hannibal Stax, Marco Polo and Ill Adrenaline Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Ill Adrenaline: IAR-xxx ft. KVBeats & Rashad

KVBeats is a hip-hop producer from Copenhagen. In 2010 he released his debut album "The Résumé" that featured a long list of guests like Slum Village, Royce Da 5'9, Mic Geronimo and Oddisee, 

On Ill Adrenaline Records KVBeats returns with his new single "You Know The Rules". The 7" is the teaser to his EP "The Breadwinner" coming soon on IAR.

This 7" is a very limited edition promo pressing, only 150 copies available. Act fast!

A: You Know The Rules ft. Rashad & DJ Rob Swift
B: You Know The Rules (Instrumental)
>>> Produced by KVBeats

My special thanks goes out to Ill Adrenaline Records, KVBeats, Rashad and Rob Swift. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Montag, 13. Januar 2014

Chopped Herring: CHQU33NS11 ft. Starvin B

Starvin B dropped a lot of stuff like his most recent album "Be Like Water" - a Hip-Hop album without any rules. The album features beats by e.g. JM Productions or Psycho Les as well as lyrics by Foul Monday, Spent D'nero, Mic Rippa, Juju, Sean Price, Spit Gemz and Vargo.

Many of these songs began as freestyles and satirical moments at Goblin Music Studios.

A1: Ulterior Motives
A2: Self Programmed
A3: Death To The Infidels
A4: Infinity Gauntlet ft. Sean Price
B1: Stay Awake ft. DJ Akil
B2: Narcotics
B3: Emergency Room ft. Spent Dinero
B4: The Way Of The Fist

Producers Tre Eight, JM Productions, George Black, Psycho Les, Sauce Jacqson




There will be 350 copies pressed - first 75 come on yellow, next 75 copies on blue and the remaining 200 on traditional black vinyl. 

My special thanks goes to Starvin B and Chopped Herring Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Samstag, 11. Januar 2014

Self-Released: FTTOTS-V1 ft. Propo'88 & BlabberMouf (DaShogunz)

DJ/producer Propo'88 and lyricist BlabberMouf (from Da Shogunz) are both hip-hop activists from the Netherlands. In 2013 Propo'88 released some stuff on Blunted Astronaut, BlabberMouf collaborated with Ntan to drop their album via Vinyl-Digital.

... and they finally press "From The Top Of The Stack" on vinyl - the CD version came already in 2012! The vinyl version seems to be limited so get your hands on it before it's to late.

A: The Propo'88 & BlabberMouf Intro
A: From The Top Of The Stack
A: Flabber Gasted
A: The Lyrical Blunt
A: Friday Night @ The Venue
A: Act Like Ya Know
A: Storytellin' Tip
B: Shit Iz Buttah
B: Punks Nall Da Suckaz
B: Pass It Ova Here ft. Ellmatic
B: Wissen Up
B: Boogie Wit Da Ruffneck
B: Step Into Da Cypher ft. Ntan, CDS, Self, Ellmatic, Simple One
B: Act Like Ya Know Remix ft. Ellmatic
B: Fast Forward Remix

Release date: pre-order


My special thanks goes out to Propo'88 & BlabberMouf of Da Shogunz. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

PS: I contacted the label to double-check the shipping rates. Will keep you posted.

Super Disco Edits: SDE-004 ft. Gutter Snypes

Gutter Snypes return with a 7" limited edition vinyl on Super Disco Edits.

In 1994 Cel One, Sigher, Prime Cuts and Mista Dexter released their famous EP "The Trials Of Life" on Liberty Groove Records. Now these guys drop two brand new tracks.

A: Game Tight ft. Audessey & Ghettosocks
B: 6ft N Change

Order: www.superdiscoedits.bigcartel.com
Release date: March '14


My special thanks goes out to Sigher and the Gutter Snypes, Audessey and Ghettosocks. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Donnerstag, 9. Januar 2014

Dope Folks: DF-0047 M.A.C.-10

Dope Folks re-releases another very sought after vinyl record from 1992. I don't have any information about the MC or producer but this record is a beast.

The "Soul On A Roll" EP contains the same tracks list like the original EP. All tracks produced by Dreco.

A1: Soul On A Roll
A2: Mac Thang
B1: Soul On A Roll (Remix)
B2: L.F.T.C.I.

Order: www.dopefolksrecords.bigcartel.com (soon)



My special thanks goes out to Dope Folks Records and M.A.C.-10. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Dope Folks: DF-0046 ft. Lord V.I.

For most people 6th Boro Records is a synonymous for the extremely rare and sought after "Funky Outliner EP" by Omniscience. Since Dope Folks Records re-released this extremely dope EP the heads enjoy listening to it but there is another nice release that got originally released in 1996.

It's the the "Free Cheeze 12inch" from Lord V.I.

Dope Folks Records does it again and re-releases the two tracks of the original 12" plus three additional and previously unreleased songs produced by Fanatic. As usual the EP is limited 300 copies.

A1: Free Cheeze ft. Big Cheeze
A2: Not Tonight
A3: Glow
B1: Switch Shit Up
B2: Tonight's The Night
B3: Freeze Cheeze (Instrumental)
B4: Not Tonight (Instrumental)



My special thanks goes out to Dope Folks Records and Lord V.I.. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Montag, 6. Januar 2014

Chopped Herring: CHDOAP01 ft. Doap On Arrival

Today's Chopped Herring release is another EP featuring Philly's crew "Doap On Arrival". "Show Sum Skillz" features 3 unheard songs from 1993 plus more tracks from the 1992 cassette-only release "Eye of Da Storm". 

If you missed out the previous release check it out here

The Show Sum Skillz EP is limited to 350 copies - the first 75 copies come on red, blue, white mixed coloured vinyl, next 75 copies on clear, red, black mixed wax, the remaining 200 are traditional black. 

A1: Takin Ova
A2: Show Sum Skillz
A3: Another Victim
B1: I Want It So Bad
B2: Bad Connection
B3: Double Dip Diva
B4: Gotta Lotta Tape


Order: www.choppedherringrecords.com
Combine shipping with your purchase of previous releases.

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

Vinyl-Digital: VinDig037 ft. Tha Connection

Hus Kingpin and SmooVth are "Tha Connection". In 2010 the duo released their EP "Connect 101" - New York vocalists rhyming over classic Hip Hop beats.

Last year both released their solo LPs (Hus on Mello Music Group, Smoovth on Ryks Muzik). Now Vinyl-Digital releases "Connect 101" in a limited edition of 300 copies.

A1. I Want It Back
A2. Girls
A3. Rap Shit (King AL Mix)
A4. Legacy
A5. So Slow
A6. I Want It Back (Instrumental)
B1. Aint No Lie
B2. Voices
B3. Dream
B4. Swallow
B5. Never Had Enough
B6. I Want It Back (R.I.P. Guru)
B7. R.I.P. Guru (Instrumental)


Shipping: Mid February

My special thanks goes out to Hus Kingpin, SmooVth and Vinyl-Digital. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. Wanna send free promo? Please contact me for shipping address by a click on the "gift card" banner on main page.

Samstag, 4. Januar 2014

Heavy Jewelz: HJR003 ft. Adagio!

"New York To Philly" or "Obvious Joint" will lead every mid 90s head to one name "Adagio!". From 1996 to 2002 the duo (Rayme Supreme & Big Cuz'n) delivered some heavy tracks that were also featured on famous mixtapes by DJ Premier or Stretch Armstrong.

Heavy Jewelz releases 6 completely unheard and never released tracks from the mid to late 90s and pressed it on black and blue vinyl.

"Meeting up in 1992 in Long Island at Adelphi University where they also met Breez Brewin of the Juggaknots, they ultimately were introduced to Bobbito in 1995 and that's where the records started. With over 100 tracks recorded between 1995 and 2002, this is just the beginning of a strong series of archives you'll have the privilege to hear." [source

A1: Intro 
A2: Music
A3: Rap 101
B1: Droppin Hits
B2: Ease Off
B3: Tellin



The EP is limited to 300 copies and comes on blue/black swirl or standard black vinyl - make your choice. Also available are exclusive test press bundles. My special thanks goes out to Adagio! and Heavy Jewelz Records (shout out to Verge, Pat and Martin). All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only

PS: COMBINE SHIPPING WITH RAN REED RELEASE ON GRR

Gentleman's Relief / No Sleep: GRR-013 ft. Ran Reed

In January 2012 Ran Reed finally released his album "Respect The Architect" presented by producer Nick Wiz. It was the last official release by No Sleep Recordings but unfortunately a CD only release.

The CD album has 19 tracks recorded in the years 1992-1998 plus 2 bonus tracks ('99-'02).

Since we all know that Gentleman's Relief and No Sleep cooperated to finally release the essences of Nick Wiz's "Cellar Sounds" on vinyl they do it again and release "Respect The Architect" on 2LP with slightly different track list. The album is limited to 300 copies only.

A1: Wack Tapes (1996)
A2: On and On (1993)
A3: The Blue Curse (1994)
A4: Boot in the Door (1993)
A5: Fatal Attraction (1997)
B1: Ain’t No Stoppin’ Me (1995)
B2: Charles Mack (1993)
B3: Schemes (1997)
B4: 10 P.M. (1996)
B5: Pass Da Budda (1992)
C1: Catch The Contact (1992)
C2: The Fastlane (1995)
C3: Never Knew Me Then (1993)
C4: 9to5 (1994)
C5: Lost Souls (1997)
D1: Ran Reed Representing (1998)
D2: Catch A Bad One (1996)
D3: Tell Me (1995)
D4: Big Shot (1996)
D5: Respect the Architect (1996)





My special thanks goes out to Ran Reed, Nick Wiz, James "DL" and Henry aka Debonair P at GRR. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

PS: COMBINE SHIPPING WITH ADAGIO! RELEASE ON HJR

Donnerstag, 2. Januar 2014

Chopped Herring: CHD33P001 ft. Deep Concentration Camp (AC Smooth)

Chopped Herring Records and producer AC Smooth from New Haven, Connecticut collaborate to release "Deep Concentration Camp".

AC Smooth met Lonnie-O at his dad's church. Lonnie played the keyboards and AC played the drums. AC later set up the label Hot Combs Hits and dropped the first two Lonnie-O releases, the masters Chopped Herring is still on the hunt for!

AC continued producing tracks for further artists like Black Dick and a couple of them ended up on wax but most remained unheard for nearly 20 years. "The Aggravated Vaults features 8 tracks including an unheard Lonnie-O remix, two unheard FDC joints, a track by Tootskee's "unknown" group Modern Occupation and 2 joints
by local Connecticut artist Black Dick.

A1: Put it in Your Chest ft. FDC
A2: Well Check It ft. KZ Storm
A3: It's Like Dat Remix ft. Lonnie-O
A4: Uproar ft. Black Dick
B1: MO ft. Modern Occupation
B2: It's Like Dat ft. Lonnie-O
B3: Make It Funky ft. FDC
B4: Mizzy Thoughts ft. Black Dick, Birdie Fly

All tracks recorded between 1993-1995, produced by AC Smooth.



The Aggravated Vaults EP is limited to 350 copies - first 75 copies come on transparent green / transparent blue vinyl, next 75 copies on purple/white swirl and the remaining 200 on traditional black vinyl.

My special thanks goes out to B! at Chopped Herring Records, AC Smooth and all artists involved. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Mittwoch, 1. Januar 2014

Blunted Astronaut: BAR-12-DB-0008 ft. DJ Doom, Blacastan

First release in 2014 comes from Blunted Astronaut Records. After a successful year 2013 full of dope releases BAR collaborates again with DJ Doom Torres from Brooklyn and his partner Blacastan (Army Of Pharaohs, Demigodz) .

The new 12" features two brand new tracks plus a remix version - all mixed by Eddie Sancho from the legendary D&D Studios.

Be on the lookout for Doom's and Blacastan's full-length project coming soon on Blunted Astronaut Records.

A1: Deep Breath ft. O.C. (Street)
A2: Deep Breath ft. O.C. (Clean)
A3: Deep Breath ft. O.C. (Instrumental)
A4: Deep Breath ft. O.C. (Acappella)
B1: Passive Aggression (Street)
B2: Passive Aggression (TV)
B3: Passive Aggression (Acappella)
B4: Deep Breath Remix ft. O.C. (Street)
B5: Deep Breath Remix ft. O.C. (TV)


Shipping: Late February

My special thanks goes out to Blunted Astronaut Records, DJ Doom, Blacastan and O.C. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.