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Video: Just One Record – DJ Premier

The rules of Just One Record are simple yet close to impossible: name your all-time favourite record and tell why, and how that one record influenced and inspired you. DJ Premier takes on the challenge in this new episode.  Premo picks “Mathematics” by Mos Def after a snappy…
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News: D.I.T.C. remix album set for a release in Spring 2014

Legendary New York hip hop collective D.I.T.C. is working on a full-length remix album, to be released in Spring 2014. The 2LP-release will include contributions by all original DJs/producers of the Diggin’ In The Crates Crew; Showbiz, Buckwild, Lord Finesse and Diamond D, as…
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Mix: R.R.R. #2 (Real Recognize Real)

R.R.R. is an abbreviation for ‘Real Recognize Real,’ a selection exploring 90s boom bap and contemporary hip hop. From the classic “Survival Of The Fittest” by the infamous Mobb Deep, to a DJ Premier remix of Janet Jackson’s “Together Again,”…
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Mix: Elmattic – B-Bop for B-Boys (Take 3)

Elmattic: “The passing of Donald Byrd last month got me thinking about jazz’s influence on hip hop. Robbie of Unkut came through with the ten greatest Donald Byrd samples, which is a tribute to the man’s work and his (unacknowledged and…
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Video: Nardwuar Vs. DJ Premier

If you are still unfamiliar with Nardwuar the Human Serviette, then this is an excellent place to start. He is a ridiculous Canadian archivist and one of the best and most unique interviewers on the planet. Nardwuar does a lot…
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Video: Evidence – You (Prod. DJ Premier)

We already shared the track on our Facebook page, so reason enough to publish the video for ‘You’ on our site as well. This hard hitting track is produced by DJ Premier. Order Ev’s upcoming album ‘Cats & Dogs’ on CD here, or get the vinyl here if you still rock wax.
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Video: Prop Dylan – Shock & Amaze (Prod. DJ Premier)

We’re probably a day late, but it’s never too late for good music. Especially when it sounds so fresh as this! ‘Shock & Amaze’ is a new song by Swedish rapper Prop Dylan, produced by the legendary DJ Premier. In May 2010 it was settled that Prop and Preem were going to work together for Prop Dylan’s forthcoming album ‘The Cardinal Sin’. The album will be digitally released tomorrow, with a physical release aimed for June 29th.