DJ Applejac pays tribute to The Domecrackers, aka DJ Spinna & Joc Max, organically as Shecky’s Jazzy
Tofu by replaying some of their key productions live
from scratch. The 3-song project is yours now
for free via Applejac‘s SoundCloud page.
TK In The AM sits down with THEEsatisfaction, plus
shares news & music, & talks Aquarian. The show is
hosted by media personality Tasty Keish and airs
@ 10:00 – 11:30am every Monday, Wednesday
& Friday. Visit TKInTheAm.com to download
and stream archived episodes & content.
Jean Grae talks with Marc Lamont Hill on her new LP’s, Gotham Down and Cake Or Death, the Do-It-Yourself
approach to success, and the hip-hop industry’s
gender issues. The interview is from HuffPost
Live, & features commentary from Skyzoo,
indie filmmaker Stacey Muhammad, and
journalist/MC The Narcicyst. Gotham
Down comes out on February 12 &
will be available via Bandcamp.
Bilal lets you in on the creation of his new album,
kicking off his “Welcome To A Love Surreal” web
series. Part 1 reveals the beginnings of the new
release, which is due for release on February
26 and can be pre-ordered now on iTunes.
Elusive emerges from the lab & offers musical Luv Potion, just in time for Cupid‘s favorite
time of year. Elusive dropped 12 beat
tapes last year, & this is the first
of 2013, available now via
his Bandcamp page.
MarQ Spekt and Kno take listeners deep into their
sound with their new single “Aquamarine” featuring StaHHr. The razor-sharp track is from Spekt and Kno‘s LP Machetevision, which has received
multitudes of critical acclaim & dedicated
support, & is now available @ your favoriteonlineretailers.
Maureen “Ma Dukes” Yancey & DJ Butter discuss J Dilla‘s
thousands of beats, the upcoming Dilla Day Detroit event
& the issues that come with Lupus, in this interview from Brenda Perryman‘s Talk To Me show on Detroit TV. Dilla Day Detroit will feature Talib Kweli, Frank N
Dank, Illa J, Royce Da 5’9″, DJ Spinna, Clear
Soul Forces and more, hosted by Grap
Luva & Yo Yo at The Filmore Detroit
on Saturday, February 9. Visit DillaDayDetroit.com for
more info & details.