1. De La Soul Has 12 Exclusive J Dilla Beats On Vinyl For You; All You Gotta Do Is Dig

    De La Soul - Smell The DaISY (Da Inner Soul Of Yancy) : Download Now For FREE!

    De La Soul presents the instrumentals from their new J Dilla 
    dedication mixtape Smell The Daisy on limited edition vinyl. 
    How limited? Only 100 copies were pressed, & you can 
    get one at select record stores by using clues from 
    WeAreDeLaSoul.com. The record features an 
    exclusive, never before heard J Dilla beat 
    as well, which is another incentive 
    to own this special treat, so 
    happy digging!

  2. Uncle Imani Opens Up About The Pharcyde, New Music, & Gratitude W/ The Bee Shine

    Uncle Imani opens up about his journey within The Pharcyde
    what inspires the creative pursuits in his new music, and the 
    gratitude he experiences from sharing his love & creativity 
    with music heads & hip-hop fanatics all over the world. 
    Visit ThePharcyde.com to stay in tune with tour 
    dates, new music, updates, & more, & visit 
    The Bee Shine for more top-notch, 
    thought-provoking content.

  3. DJ Premier Plays The Beat, and Dres of Black Sheep Goes Whamburger In The Booth

    DJ Premier opens up the mic in a new episode of Bars 
    In The Booth
    , and Dres of Black Sheep steps in to go 
    absolutely whamburger over a raw Primo beat. The 
    video appears courtesy of PremierWuzHere, the 
    newly opened official site for the iconic and 
    legenday producer. Stay locked in for 
    more content from the site, plus 
    exclusive music & merch.

  4. Buscrates Gets Loose In The Studio W/ “Frequency Freak”, A Fonky New Banger



Buscrates gets loose in the studio with “Frequency Freak”, a 
fonky new banger. The producer turns his equipment into 
a band, with drum programming, samples chops, synth 
and Rhodes combining to move the dance floor. Go 
to his SoundCloud page for more, and stay 
tuned for updates and release info.

    Buscrates Gets Loose In The Studio W/ “Frequency Freak”, A Fonky New Banger

    Buscrates gets loose in the studio with “Frequency Freak”, a 
    fonky new banger. The producer turns his equipment into 
    a band, with drum programming, samples chops, synth 
    and Rhodes combining to move the dance floor. Go 
    to his SoundCloud page for more, and stay 
    tuned for updates and release info.

  5. "The Rise And Fall And Rise Of Sensational" Follows The Maverick Jungle Brother

    The Rise And Fall And Rise Of Sensational reveals the 4th Jungle 
    Brother
    's bugged-out story. The elusive MC/producer is known 
    for his infamously abstract musical style & large catalog of 
    releases, & according to this documentary his lifestyle 
    matches the unexpected swings and turns of his 
    material. Get a closer look at the “freak styler” 
    via the film, then head here and here for 
    his many genre-pushing, future-level 
    albums, EP’s, & collaborations.

  6. Casual Unleashes The "Fear Itself" Instrumentals, Celebrating Its 20 Year Anniversary

Fear Itself-Instrumentals by Casual

Casual - Fear Itself Instrumentals : Get Yours Now!

Casual unleashes the instrumentals to his classic Fear Itself LP, 
celebrating the 20 year anniversary since its release. Hearing 
the layers & technique that went into the beats is another 
example of Hiero's sky-high standard of quality. This 
is certified speaker food, for real. You can go to Hieroglyphics.com for dates from Casual’s 
forthcoming anniversary tour, & get the 
instrumental release @ Bandcamp.

    Casual Unleashes The "Fear Itself" Instrumentals, Celebrating Its 20 Year Anniversary

    Casual - Fear Itself Instrumentals : Get Yours Now!

    Casual unleashes the instrumentals to his classic Fear Itself LP, 
    celebrating the 20 year anniversary since its release. Hearing 
    the layers & technique that went into the beats is another 
    example of Hiero's sky-high standard of quality. This 
    is certified speaker food, for real. You can go to
    Hieroglyphics.com for dates from Casual’s 
    forthcoming anniversary tour, & get the 
    instrumental release @ Bandcamp.

  7. Jazz Spastiks Join Count Bass D, Sach, Ladybug Mecca & More W/ The Product

The Product by Jazz Spastiks

Jazz Spastiks - The Product : Get Yours Today!

UK production outfit Jazz Spastiks join the likes of Count Bass D, Moka Only, Apani B Fly, Sach (The Nonce), Ladybug Mecca 
(formerly of Digable Planets) and more in bringing you The 
Product. The release glows with a warm, jazz-infused 
sound, boasting an uncanny chemistry between 
the beats and the elite cast of vocalists. This 
is a must-have for your music collection, 
& you can grab it now exclusively 
via their Bandcamp page.

    Jazz Spastiks Join Count Bass D, Sach, Ladybug Mecca & More W/ The Product

    Jazz Spastiks - The Product : Get Yours Today!

    UK production outfit Jazz Spastiks join the likes of Count Bass D
    Moka OnlyApani B FlySach (The Nonce), Ladybug Mecca 
    (formerly of Digable Planets) and more in bringing you The 
    Product
    . The release glows with a warm, jazz-infused 
    sound, boasting an uncanny chemistry between 
    the beats and the elite cast of vocalists. This 
    is a must-have for your music collection, 
    & you can grab it now exclusively 
    via their Bandcamp page.

  8. Open Mike Eagle Draws The Curtains & Begins The “Dark Comedy Morning Show”



Open Mike Eagle draws the curtains to the “Dark Comedy Morning 
Show” via the first single from his forthcoming LP Dark Comedy.
The release will explore his takes of sarcasm vs. absurdity, 
stereotypes, money & more, handled with his knack
for layered lyricism and wit. The album drops 
on June 10 via Mello Music Group.

    Open Mike Eagle Draws The Curtains & Begins The “Dark Comedy Morning Show”

    Open Mike Eagle draws the curtains to the “Dark Comedy Morning 
    Show” via the first single from his forthcoming LP Dark Comedy.
    The release will explore his takes of sarcasm vs. absurdity, 
    stereotypes, money & more, handled with his knack
    for layered lyricism and wit. The album drops 
    on June 10 via Mello Music Group.

  9. Roc Marciano & Crew Ask If “UN Da House” W/ A Bonus Cut From Their Re-Release



The UN - UN Or U Out LP Re-Release : Get Yours Now!

Roc Marciano and crew ask if “UN Da House” with an unreleased cut 
from their UN Or U Out album re-release. The LP originally dropped
amidst the buzz from The UN's appearances on Pete Rock's Petestrumentals, & stands as a monument to the timeless 
combination of rugged beats & no-nonsense lyrics. UN 
Or… is available now on tape, CD, vinyl & digital 
via Fat Beats Records and Frozen Files.

    Roc Marciano & Crew Ask If “UN Da House” W/ A Bonus Cut From Their Re-Release

    The UN - UN Or U Out LP Re-Release : Get Yours Now!

    Roc Marciano and crew ask if “UN Da House” with an unreleased cut
    from their UN Or U Out album re-release. The LP originally dropped
    amidst the buzz from The UN's appearances on Pete Rock's 
    Petestrumentals, & stands as a monument to the timeless 
    combination of rugged beats & no-nonsense lyrics. UN 
    Or…
     is available now on tape, CD, vinyl & digital 
    via Fat Beats Records and Frozen Files.

  10. Madlib Makes A Zamrock Beat, Filmed by Ten Sony Music Video Recorders

    Madlib makes a Zamrock beat from scratch in an inspired
    session, filmed by ten Sony Music Video Recorders.
    The notoriously elusive producer, MC and DJ gets
    loose on the turntables, drums, & beat machine,
    creating a massive new groove among the
    simultaneously running cameras. Stay
    tuned for part 2, and check out his
    new collaborative LP Piñata
    with Freddie Gibbs.