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Radio Show: Sample This!

March 19, 2010 by


Third show down, and subject wise perhaps my favorite show (which isn’t hard when you only have three shows to pick from). This week T and I were joined by Gonzo, who among other things, doesn’t appreciate Nas’ lyrical skills—¡que triste! But to each his own I guess. Regardless, if you didn’t get a chance […]

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 […]