Archive for August, 2010

J Dilla – Donut Shop [Free Download via Stones Throw]

A collaboration between Serato, Stones Throw and the J Dilla Estate, ‘Donut Shop’ was previously only available as a 2LP collection of J Dilla instrumentals backed with Serato Control Tone for DJs using Serato software.

The six J Dilla instrumentals offered in the package (three previously unreleased tracks and three previously unreleased instrumentals) are now kindly offered as a free mp3 zip through the Stones Throw website when you subscribe to their newsletter.

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Al B. Sure! – Night And Day (Onra Edit)


Paris-based electronic and hip-hop music specialist Onra is offering for free download a brilliant edit of the above 1988 classic by Al B. Sure here:

Onra has just released a new LP entitled¬† ‘Long Distance’ on the All City Records label, and a couple of singles ‘High Hopes/Long Distance’ and ‘The One’.¬† These most recent Onra records are filled with instrumental and vocal beat tracks heavily influenced by his love of vintage funk, R n B, soul and electro-boogie.

Playlist – August 2nd, 2010

‘A Lost Animal (ft. School Of’ – Epstein y El Conjunto

‘Mary Anne (prod. fLako)’ – Keyel

‘Sky Raper (Shlohmo Remix)’ – Comfort Fit

‘Dark Night Of The Soul’ – Sparklehorse & Danger Mouse

‘Nothing To See’ – Four Tet

‘My Friends Will Always Say’ – Falty DL

‘Scuba’ – Bonobo

‘Excursions’ – A Tribe Called Quest

‘Hood Pass Intact ft. MC Eiht’ – Dam Funk

‘Nite And Day (Onra Edit)’ – Al B. Sure

‘Infantry Sugar Rush Bloom’ – Lone

‘Revival’ – Deerhunter

‘Clothes On The Bed’ – Geneva Jacuzzi

‘Before Tomorrow’ – Kane Ikin

‘Lost (Flying Lotus Instrumental Mix)’ – King Midas Sound

‘Drop It Like It’s Not (Harmonimix)’ – Snoop Dogg vs James Blake

‘Carry The Weight’ – Machinedrum

‘Up In My Head’ – Cooly G

Studio Chat with Graeme Orr (Affiks) and Brendan Webb (Baddums) from Heavy Innit Pt.1

‘Inkhorn’ -Crumbs

Studio Chat with Graeme Orr (Affiks) and Brendan Webb (Baddums) from Heavy Innit Pt.2

‘Pretend Tough (Pasobionic Remix)’ – Faux Pas

‘Cable Vamp’ – Comfort Fit

‘Lovealot’ – M.I.A.

‘Mundo Cao’ – Erasmo Carlos

‘When I’m With You’ – Best Coast

‘Carbonated’ – Mount Kimbie

‘Gamble’ – TOKiMONSTA

‘Death By Disco’ – TOKiMONSTA

‘Are You Gonna Love Me?’ – Monkey Sequence 19

‘Body Time’ – Kes Trio

‘Why Don’t You Do Right?’ – Mark Murphy

‘Simigwado’ – Steenenboefs

‘Take Life Easy’ – Christy Essien

‘Beaman Park’ – Collarbones

‘In July Focus Rite’ – Letherette

‘Baltimore’ – Tennis

‘Celestica (Thurston Moore Remix)’ – Crystal Castles

‘Primitive 3D’ – Deerhunter

‘Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)’ – Arcade Fire