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ON THIS DAY: April 10, 2018

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Kadena - Hung Up On My Baby

The essence of a good song is the hook. The essence of a good hip hop song is the sample. For those of you who grew up in the golden age watching MTV when videos mattered, obsessively taping Yo! 320 more words

Flea Market Funk

That's Blaxpolitation! 12: SHAFT (MGM 1971)

“That Shaft is a bad mother…”

“Shut your mouth!”

“But I’m talkin’ about Shaft”

“We can dig it!”

Cracked Rear Viewer

That's Blaxpolitation! 12: SHAFT (MGM 1971)

“That Shaft is a bad mother…”

“Shut your mouth!”

“But I’m talkin’ about Shaft”

“We can dig it!”

Cracked Rear Viewer

The Look of Love - Isaac Hayes

Chart Position: NR

  • Originally recorded by Dusty Springfield (1967)
  • Adapted from the film Casino Royale
  • Written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David
  • Keyboards: Isaac Hayes, Ronnie Gordon…
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1971 March Singles

STAX Decode

This week I listened to all 4 STAX Singles boxed sets, and picked the songs I like. STAX was founded by a brother and sister – Jim Stewart and Estelle Axton, who turned an abandoned movie studio into a recording studio on MacLemore Avenue in Memphis. 137 more words

STAX

'I didn't give a damn if it didn't sell': how Isaac Hayes helped create psychedelic soul

The vocalists Hot Buttered Soul, released in 1969 and soon to be reissued, rent apart the rules and inspired many new waves of music

Fifty years ago, psychedelia met soul. 1,175 more words

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