In this episode, DJ Rhettmatic shows off his favorite records, including a rare promotional copy of Prince’s “The Family.” He also talks about the history of the Beat Junkie crew wearing Green Lantern rings. Crate Diggers profiles people with extraordinary vinyl record collections, with owners displaying and telling the stories behind their collections.
Produced by King Karnov, from Bishop’s upcoming LP, The Reformation.
Bobo Meets Rhettmatic release their official Cypress Junkies Mixtape & Mini EP premiered by FRSH SLCTS. The highly anticipated mixtape + EP contains four new original studio tracks with a features by Dilated Peoples’ Rakaa Iriscience and Fitz and The Tantrum’s, Noelle Scaggs and three live mix sets programmed by genre. The seminal percussionist and [cont.]
Bobo Meets Rhettmatic offers new mixes from upcoming project Cypress Junkies – a three-part mixtape series with a mini EP due November 3, 2011. The group’s new capsule-inspired release contains three new mixes and four original studio tracks with a feature by Dilated Peoples’ Rakaa Iriscience and Fitz and The Tantrum’s, Noelle Scaggs. BMR kicks [cont.]
Australia’s top rank producer M-Phazes and legendary turntablist DJ Rhettmatic get set for the release of Phazed Out. Set for an early 2012 release, the project is a compilation of singles from Coalmine Record’s catalog, remixed by M-Phazes and blended by Rhettmatic. Phazed Out includes features from Saigon, Inspectah Deck, Bekay, Big Noyd, Phil The [cont.]
Rap Guy’s Girlfriend produced by Haircut (aka Mayer Hawthorne) is the second leak from Tenacity’s I’m Different project. I’m Different is a compilation of Tenacity material mixed by DJ Rhettmatic, and Hosted by House Shoes. It features producers from around the world and guest appearances from Guilty Simpson, & The Abolitionists.
J. Rawls assembles a curious cast of characters for this track off of The Hip-Hop Affect, available now. via Nature Sounds. LISTEN: J. Rawls – “Are You Listening” (feat. Copywrite, Bad Azz, Edo G., DJ Rhettmatic)
Ya’ll know Ras Kass. The self described “water proof emcee” has been putting it down for as long as you remember, dropping memorable lyrics and hip-hop quotables for over 16 years. However, the memory of a cohesive Ras Kass album almost goes back that many years. With legal and label issues, it’s been tough for [cont.]
Ras Kass’ A.D.I.D.A.S. LP finally dropped today, which you can order via Kickstarter. Here goes the newest video, reuniting the HRSMN emcees.
On August 31st, Exile will release his next album Exile Radio “AM/FM” on Plug Research. “AM/FM” is a remix album featuring various rapper/singers over the original versions of his latest album “Radio,” while various producers remix the original tracks. When putting together the “AM/FM” album, there was such a high number of remix submissions, Plug [cont.]
Ras and Rhett recreate the DJ Premier produced classic for their upcoming LP, A.D.I.D.A.S. (All Day I Dream About Spittin). Directed by Jason Espat.
World Famous Beat Junkies DJ, Rhemattic drops this mixtape collection of songs & beats that he’s produced. Available mixed on iTunes or for track by track download. TRACKLIST: 1. Intro 2. Photographs – Crown Royale 3. Beat #1 – Dj Rhettmatic 4. Chaos** – Noelle Scaggs 5. Dopamines – Co$$ aka Cashius King 6. GM** [cont.]
Ras Kass on Kickstarter and ADIDAS from Ras Kass on Vimeo. Kazzy discusses his next project, A.D.I.D.A.S. (All Day I Dream About Spittin’) with DJ Rhettmatic. (Tentative) Appearances by Sean Price, Chino XL, Xzibit, Alchemist, Mr. Porter, Strong Arm Steady, Jean Grae, and…. Pete Rock? Maybe…. Ras also clarifies his involvement with the Kickstarter project….
DJ Babu offers the ninth entry in his short film series, this time he kicks it with DJ Rhettmatic, in glorious stop motion animation. The instrumental track is taken from his 40+ track magnum opus, The Beat Tape Vol. 2 dropping February 23rd.
L.A.’s DJ Rhettmatic (Beat Junkies) has linked up with Michigan’s Buff1 (Atheltic Mic League) to form the collaborative duo, Crown Royal. The group has signed to Bay Area based MYX Music, and is eyeing a 2010 release for their debut album. The label is also home to One Be Lo, Kam Moye (aka Supastition), Jern [cont.]
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