Category Archives: Interview

Premiere: Molecules & Showbiz – ‘Good Life’ (video) + Interview

Long-time friends and collaborators Molecules and Showbiz connected last year for the impressive EP, A Bronx Tale. We recently spoke to Molecules about working with the D.I.T.C. legend, the role Dres played in his early career, and what’s next for … Continue reading

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Interview: Evidence

Evidence is celebrating the release of his latest album, Weather or Not, which marks another success in an already strong succession of projects – including both his solo work and his work with celebrated rap group, Dilated Peoples. Gingerslim spoke … Continue reading

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Premiere: Realio Sparkzwell – ‘The Main Ingredient’ + Interview

Today we premiere the new EP from Realio Sparkzwell. Listen below, then keep scrolling for an interview with the man himself.   The new EP is a tribute to, and uses samples from, the group The Main Ingredient. What is it … Continue reading

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Interview: billy woods

We already interviewed billy woods once this year, but since then he has been responsible for another incredible album, in the form of Armand Hammer’s Rome. So we thought we should return for more insights into his creative process, what … Continue reading

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Interview: Damu The Fudgemunk & Raw Poetic + Album Stream

Long-time collaborators Damu The Fudgemunk and Raw Poetic talk to us about their new album, The Reflecting Sea: Welcome to a New Philosophy, which includes the Master Plan single we premiered last week. They also discuss Redefinition Records, Panacea and more. Read … Continue reading

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Premiere: Damu The Fudgemunk & Raw Poetic – ‘Master Plan’

We are very proud to premiere the latest track from the upcoming album by Damu The Fudgemunk and Raw Poetic, The Reflecting Sea (Welcome to a New Philosophy), coming soon on the mighty Redefinition Records. Check it below, and look out for … Continue reading

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Interview: Matt Diamond

New York native Matt Diamond is a busy man, running an influential music marketing company and a label, Coalmine Records. We talked to him about Coalmine’s latest project, Beats, Mines and Life: An Instrumental Journey, the history and ethos behind … Continue reading

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Interview: Blueprint

Blueprint has become hugely respected on the independent hip-hop scene, thanks to a string of solid solo releases and collaborations, going back to 1999 and his debut EP as part of Greenhouse Effect. More recently he has garnered praise for … Continue reading

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Interview: Dave Cooley

Stones Throw Records followers and liner note junkies will probably recognize the name Dave Cooley from albums like Donuts, Madvillainy, Champion Sound, The Further Adventures of Lord Quas, and Ruff Draft. Cooley is a world-renowned and well sought after mixing … Continue reading

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Premiere: Uncommon Nasa – ‘More Than Two Suns’ + Interview

Emcee and producer Uncommon Nasa has been making hip-hop independently for years, with a huge body of work to his name. We caught up to talk about his excellent recent album, Written At Night, the production process, and his love … Continue reading

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