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The Sound of That Funky Drummer: DJ Funktual explains samples

February 28, 2010 by


Ever since the Sugar Hill Gang released Rapper’s Delight in 1979, the first popular single to feature sampling (they sampled Good Times by Chic), artists have been dusting off that vinyl to snag hooks, beats, drops, and whatever else can give their sound some of that old school flavor. It should come as no surprise […]

RiP! A Remix Manifesto

November 17, 2009 by


I stumbled upon this while trying to procrastinate doing work…at work–it looks into the copyright issues that DJs currently face. Granted it is incredibly biased, but that only makes it more interesting that it is being run on Hulu. If you like Girl Talk and have some time on your hands, you could do a […]