YB – Ratchet 2009 I ended up with way too many Jerking songs, and this one is the best of the recent batch. Less skinny jean talk and basically a textbook slap beat that would pass in the Bay a … Continue reading
DJ Master D – Mad Drumz (NGUZUNGUZU Refix 2009) A killer take on one of the best Bubbling House tracks by LA’s Finest. Vocals and tons of strange sounds are added here, providing flesh to the skeleton all percussion track. … Continue reading
Ya Ho Wa 13 – I Can Read Your Mind (from All Or Nothing at All 1974) Long before the Rap magazine existed, there was a commune in Los Angeles who ran a restaurant in the Hollywood Hills and went … Continue reading
NGUZUNGUZU and Total Freedom – Club Vortex Mix July 2009 Welp, I know its only halfway through the year but hands down this is the best mix to come out of 2009. If you haven’t been paying attention to Ghetto … Continue reading
DJ Quik puts an end to the dusty crates and a beginning to the DVDR days of sampling. Never leave your couch again. (Starts at 2:13)
Buraka Som Sistema – IC19 (Nguzunguzu Remix) 2009 Not 8-bit, but a super weird Nintendo in the bathtub remix of everyone’s favorite Portuguese from my favorite Los Angelese. Their production has that vocal murmuring thing that makes me think their … Continue reading
My favorite so far from the much anticipated Blaqkout. Socal slap gone totally wrong, broken Rap that is precisely the kind of music this website is all about.