Daily Archives: August 8, 2016

DaM-Funk-Believer (Fingers Deep Funk Remix)

Chicago deep house pioneer Larry Heard aka Mr. Fingers remixes Dam-Funk’s “Believer” and adds some of his keyboards to the song’s low-purring bass. Their funk-house remix is available digitally and on vinyl at all the usual places.

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Limited Edition J.Dilla Photo Book

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Photographer Ymandau Roo has put together a limited edition photo book of Slum Village on a tour of Amsterdam in 1999. The black and white book captures the group on the streets, in the clubs and onstage. You can buy one of the books while they last at Dirt Tech Reck.

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IIyasah Shabazz Talks To DJ Vlad About The Murder Of Her Father Malcolm X And Louis Farrakhan

This is another excerpt from the full interview DJ Vlad conducted with Malcolm X’s daughter IIyasah Shabazz. She answers Vlad’s questions about the circumstances surrounding her father’s murder, Farrakhan’s alleged involvement and the identity of the actual shooters.

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Kendrick Lamar For Reebok Classic

Kendrick Lamar’s commercial for Reebok Classic is held together by his personal anecdotes about his approach to hip-hop and his history with the Reebok brand.

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