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J Dilla- "Alien Family Instrumental"

Sunday night vibes as I get mentally prepared for the work week!

Jagged Thought #87: Millennials You Got to Learn the Fundamentals

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I got a monster in me,
It tells me where to go,
Directs my flows, and the pro’s prose, I know. 996 more words

Poetry

Knxwledge 'Hud Dreams' - Album Review

This is a proper headnodder of an album, getting close to Dilla’s ‘Donuts’ in terms of a beat tape that you’ll want to keep coming back to. 355 more words

Vinyl

My first Mos Def show: Yasiin Bey plays J Dilla

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I came across the new ‘Netflix for gigs’ app, Jukely and, as a music writer, was obviously enticed. The app serves up a decent range of gigs, from Idris Elba in Hackney to Take That at The O2, I’d place safe bets on there being ‘something for everyone’.  471 more words

Journalism

Reminisce Over Pete

Pete Rock’s long-awaited followup to his Petestrumentals album is finally here. But unlike its predecessor, and partially due to the ever changing landscape of how people get their music, Petestrumentals 2 is available totally for free, featuring a memorable, head nodding tribute to Dilla (“Dilla Bouce (RIP)”). 94 more words

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