JUST IN!!! SPANK POPS - BEAUTIFUL NOISE (VIDEO)
Spank Pops - Beautiful Noise from HNRL on Vimeo. BRAND NEW VIDEO! From the big homie Spank Pops. Taken off his Beautiful Noise EP which u can download for free below. Dont sleep on this Frisco vet! More Spank Pops comin soon. —BEAUTIFUL NOISE EP—
GANGRENE (ALCHEMIST & OH NO) - THE SICKNESS...
Here’s the latest video from the westcoast duo.They been cookin up HEAT lately so dont sleep. Collab album Gutter Water comin soon on Decon Records.
DREGS ONE & EQUIPTO - TIME AND SPACE (VIDEO)
New video from the San Francisco duo! If u havent already, Download “The Generation Gap Mixtape” —> FREE DOWNLOAD! Click here to check out there previous video. Watch,Download,ENJOY! #GoGiants
WE DA WEST - (VIDEO)
Here’s a west coast classic that dropped earlier this year but was highly sleeped on. Featuring The West Coast All-Stars! ENJOY and have a safe weekend. The next installment of Chillout Sessions will arrive next week from a classic west coast group! Can u guess who??? Hint: 21
VIDEO OF THE WEEK!
This weeks edition comes from Detroit artist Big Tone. I had no idea this song had a video until recently. I think this is one of the best songs to come out in the past 10 years and has had a place in my ipod for the past year and a half. Taken from Big Tone’s sophomore album The Art Of Ink I present to you - Big Tone “Chocolate” ^^^Prepare to witness some dope shit!^^^
LA IS MY PLAYGROUND - (SHORT FILM)
Here’s sumthin dope to start off your weekend with! Featuring upcoming artists Pac Div,Nipsey Hu$$le and Dom Kennedy. Peep the science below! “LA is MY Playground” is a short film about the subculture of burgeoning LA Hip-Hop acts starring Nipsey Hu$$le, DOM Kennedy & Pac Div (with a special guest appearance by David Banner). The film captures a once in a lifetime experience of...
DJ PREMIER UPDATE - YEAR ROUND RECORDS (VIDEO)
Primo keeps us updated with upcoming projects coming out on his own Year Round Records. Alot of things to look foward to from one of the greatest Hip-Hop producers ever! doesnt look like he’s quitting anytime soon.
BEAT MAKIN WITH DWELE! - (VIDEO)
Dwele’s music makin process is GENIUS! Whether its playin the horns,keys or makin sumthin out of nuthin. Here’s his latest video where he shows how fun it could be producing his own songs. Whats your favorite Dwele song? Hit the c-section below.
BLACK MILK - EP OF THE YEAR (FREE DOWNLOAD)
Here’s a collection of songs that were leaked/recorded during Black Milk’s “Album Of The Year” but didnt make the cut. Tracklist & download link below,spread the word and ENJOY! 1. How Dare You 2. Don Cornelius 3. Mo Power 4. Dreams 5. In The A.M. 6. Set Go DOWNLOAD HERE!
Off of Casual’s 4 mic Classic Album “Fear Itself”. This song has been stuck in my head for the past week,so here u go. Youngsta’s do your homework, more updates soon.
1982 DOUBLE FEATURE - STATIK SELEKTAH &...
2 video’s from the 1982 Album. Click below for #2 and check out the audio post!
THE HISTORY OF THE BOOMBOX - (VIDEO)
Ever since I was a kid, I had love for boomboxes. Back in the early 90’s i used to buy (or steal) cassette singles with the homie Wordsmiff at the Wharehouse on chesnut street. We would go to Moscone Park and bump the hell out of those tapes! Mess with the onboard EQ’s and play a game of basketball while were at it. Those days are gone but always remembered in some shape or form....
TWISTA - THE HEAT FT. RAEKWON (VIDEO)
This shit right here just made my day and cured my hangover! Produced by NO I.D REAL RAP IS BACK!!!! Taken from Twista’s new album The Perfect Storm coming Nov.9th
VIDEO OF THE WEEK!
One of my favorite songs from Shawn Jackson’s 2008 album First Of All. Dont sleep on one of west coast’s best MC’s. New album Brand New Old Me In stores now.
Last night’s show was a good turn out! Shout outs to all the folks and performers who made it happen. My next live set will be in november and ill post details when the date gets closer. Shout outs to the homie Lex for havin his first official Muy Thai fight today and a BIG SHOUT OUT to the newly weds Topper Holiday & Kelly-Anne Burnham. Im bout to set-up shop and work on new music...
PERFORMING LIVE TOMORROW NIGHT!
Come to El Rio tommorow night and witness some dope music live in the flesh. Arrive early to recieve a free Soundearth CD! Ill be performing as well, Live on my drum machine so dont miss out. Updates will be slow as ill be preparing for this performance. So far my practice sessions have been dope and im just about ready to hit that stage. Im tryin to borrow a camcorder so i can post the...
BIG L'S NEW PROJECT - RETURN OF THE DEVIL'S SON
A new Big L project entitled Return of The Devil’s Son will be hitting stores on November 23rd! Click below for press release and tracklisting. On the 10-year anniversary of Big L’s first posthumous release going Gold, his family releases brand new album with 21-unreleased songs New York, NY – SMC Recordings, along with Distrolord Inc, is set for a huge release from New York rapper Big L,...
CONSEQUENCE FT. MAINO - DOWN THIS ROAD (VIDEO)
New dope video from Consequence off his Movies On Demand Mixtape Which you can download HERE!
Cold Cuts - Beautiful Mess (Exclusive)
Exclusive track by the Cold Cuts (Mr. Fantastik & Wordsmiff). Here goes a joint i produced for the duo from there upcoming album due out later this year. Head over to Thizzler On The Roof for a free download! In case u missed it, scroll down for the Wordsmiff exclusive.
Chillout Sessions - (CLASSIC ALBUM EDITION)
In 1995 Mobb Deep released there classic album The Infamous on Loud Records. This album introduced a new sound with there vivid street tales and eerie production handled by group member Havoc. I didnt get a hold of this album until 1997 (LATE PASS! I was too busy bumpin everything Wu-Tang DONT HATE!!) When i discovered a cassette dub from my big brother’s stash. As soon as i pressed play...
PETE ROCK & CL SMOOTH OFFICIALLY REUNITE! - AUDIO...
One of my favorite hip-hop groups are officially reunited!! I thought this would never happen again. The classic duo is currently on tour and made a stop in the bay area this past weekend. Click below to listen to the interview and lets all hope a brand new album is in the making. Whats your favorite Pete Rock & Cl Smooth song/album?? Share your gems in the comments section.
80 Blocks From Tiffany's - Official DVD Trailer
Re-released after 25 years and is sure to catch attention in 2010. 80 Blocks From Tiffany’s will see an official DVD release on November 23rd. Check out the description below. “The most realistic movie on gang life and the South Bronx community of the 70’s available. Reach back in time with an intimate look at life on the streets for young teen juvie offenders. Shockingly...
CURREN$Y - AUDIO DOPE 2 (VIDEO)
New visuals from Curren$y. No spoilers here! JUST WATCH. Pilot Talk 2 in stores Nov.16th
Ski Beatz Tells All: The Stories Behind His...
The man behind Jay-Z’s “Reasonable Doubt” and Camp-Lo’s “Luchini” Tells the stories behind his biggest hits. Click above to see how it all went down. Ski Beatz “24 Hour Karate School” In Stores Now!
MIDNIGHT MARUADERS - friday night theme music
I had no idea there was a video to this song! Someone told me about it earlier this year and I finally watched it today for the first time. I honestly prefer the album version over this one but either way its some dope ass theme music for those late hypes. This goes out to all my friday SF folks havin a ball tonight! Its only right i hit u off with a BAY CLASSIC. Play this shit loud,watch out...
Terrace Martin pt.2 - Free Download
Here is Terrace Martin’s newest project available for FREE! Click below for download link and tracklist. DOWNLOAD HERE!
Video Of The Week - Terrace Martin Pt.1
This is actually 2 videos/Short movie coming from Producer/Rapper/Multi Instrumentalist Terrace Martin. He has produced for artists such as Snoop Dogg,Kurupt,Dj Quik,Problem and more. Here’s the first set of visuals from his recently released “Here My Dear” Album! More Terrace Martin after this.HAPPY FRIDAY,ENJOY!
TUNE IN NOW! (LIVE RADIO)
My good friends Foulmouth Jerk & Top.R go live tonight from 7pm-9pm PST. Click above for the stream “Talk, music and comedy show featuring the dubious opinions and highly suspect social commentary of master debaters Foul Mouth Jerk & TopR Holiday. It features in-depth interviews with both local and nationally disreputable artists and musicians of every sordid manner, as well as...
Chillout Sessions - (Top 5 Edition)
I have so much music in my collection that I can prolly fill up everyone’s ipod in all of San Francisco. With that said there’s always those couple albums you go back and forth to,whether it’s the newest releases or the ol school classics. Im always interested in what people have in there headphones and they prolly think the same about me. Click below to see whats currently in...
DANNY BROWN - GREATEST RAPPER EVER (VIDEO)
New video from detriot’s Danny Brown! TELL YOUR MOM. Download Danny Brown’s “The Hybrid” HERE!
Skyzoo & !llmind -- Speakers On Blast (VIDEO)
CHECK OUT THE NEW VIDEO FROM THE NEW DUO! THIS TRACK IS ONE OF MY FAV’S OFF THERE “LIVE FROM THE TAPEDECK” ALBUM IN STORES NOW!
WELCOME BACK! (MINI RE-LAUNCH)
THE CHILLOUT BLOG IS FINALLY OFFICIAL! NOW COMPATIBLE WITH FIREFOX, NEW LAYOUT AND MORE USER FRIENDLY. FUTURE POSTS WILL BE FORMATTED TO THE NEW LAYOUT! SCROLL DOWN FOR THE FIRST BATCH OF DOPENESS IN CASE U MISSED THE FIRST LAUNCH (LAST FRIDAY) WITH MY F***ED UP THEME THEN CLICK BELOW FOR MY SITE INTRODUCTION THE CHILLOUT IS A RECORD LABEL THAT IS INFLUENCED BY SOME OF THE BEST ARTISTS IN...
FREE ALBUM DOWNLOAD!
TODAYS FREE DOWNLOAD COMES FROM THE HOMIE CUTTY BANG. WITH A RHYME SCHEME LIKE NO OTHER AND PRODUCTION THATS WAY AHEAD OF ITS TIME. HERES A DESCRIPTION FROM CUTTY BANG HIMSELF. “The Science Of Sound” is the debut solo release from San Francisco Producer/MC Cutty Bang (formerly known as Dick Nasty) of Earthlings/Strangeface/Gurp City. Featuring Top.R, BOAC & Conceit, with DJ...
WEST COAST CLASSIC!
HERE’S ONE OF MY FAVORITE TRACKS FROM WEST COAST GROUP THE NONCE. THIS DUO EMERGED IN THE EARLY-MID 90’S AND RELEASED 2 CLASSIC ALBUMS! MORE INFO FROM THE GROUP HERE. ILL BE POSTIN MORE NONCE MATERIAL IN THE FUTURE SO STAY TUNED!
NEW FIST FAM!
HERE’S A NEW TRACK FROM NORTH CAROLINA’S FIST FAM! A SONG DEDICATED TO THERE SECOND HOME “SAN FRANCISCO”. IVE HAD THE CHANCE TO SEE THIS SONG PERFORMED LIVE A HANDFULL OF TIMES AND ITS A CERTIFIED HIT. THERE NEW ALBUM “POSTED” COMES OUT IN DECEMBER! THIS IS THE FIRST OF 3 SONGS LEADING UP TO THE OFFICIAL RELEASE. VISIT THERE WEBSITE HERE AND DOWNLOAD THIS SONG...
KON & AMIR ARE 2 OF THE MOST SERIOUS RECORD DIGGERS OUT THERE. HERE THEY GIVE U THERE TOP 50 HIP-HOP SAMPLES OF ALL TIME. I KNOW THIS WAS A HARD ONE TO CHOOSE FROM AND THEY DID LEAVE ALOT OUT THE LIST! EITHER WAY SOME OF THE DOPEST HIP-HOP SONGS WERE CREATED FROM THESE RECORDS. SO WHO SAMPLED WHAT, WHO CHOPPED UP THOSE DRUMS AND WHO HAD THAT SAMPLE FIRST!? CLICK BELOW TO FIND OUT (AUDIO...
WELCOME TO THE CHILLOUT
THE CHILLOUT IS A RECORD LABEL THAT IS INFLUENCED BY SOME OF THE BEST ARTISTS IN MUSICAL HISTORY. RANGING FROM HIP-HOP, JAZZ, R&B, FUNK, SOUL, INSTRUMENTAL, GOLDEN AGE, LATIN JAZZ AND MORE. COMBINE ALL THESE TOGETHER AND YOU HAVE “THE CHILLOUT” GIVING YOU THE BEST IN BEATS, RHYMES, CRATES AND PAPES. MY GOAL HERE IS TO SPREAD OUT GOOD MUSIC TO THE FURTHEST LENGTH POSSIBLE AND...
"VIDEO OF THE WEEK"
OUR FIRST EDITION OF “VIDEO OF THE WEEK” COMES FROM DREGS ONE & EQUIPTO! FEATURING THE HOMIE F-DOG. THIS SONG IS OFF THE “GENERATION GAP MIXTAPE” WHICH U CAN DOWNLOAD FOR FREE BELOW! HERE’S A DESCRIPTION OF THE MUSIC VIDEO FROM DREGS ONE HIMSELF “For this video, we wanted to come with a chill vibe just like the song itself. You can see everyone involved...
#DigginInTheTapes IS A MONTHLY SERIES OF MUSIC THAT CONTAINS NEWS SONGS, OLD CLASSICS, UNRELEASED MATERIAL AND HIDDEN GEMS OUT OF MY OWN STASH. PEOPLE ALWAYS ASK ME WHERE THEY CAN FIND SOME OF THE MUSIC THAT I LISTEN TO, SO IMMA GIVE IT TO YOU ALL IN ONE PACKAGE EVERY MONTH. I PRESENT TO YOU #DigginInTheTapes Vol.1! CLICK BELOW AND SCROLL DOWN FOR LINK & TRACKLIST
CRATES AND PAPES!!
DUST AND GROOVES IS A CRATE DIGGIN PHOTO BLOG OF VINYL RECORDS FROM ALL AROUND THE WORLD. I DISCOVERED THIS SITE THE OTHER DAY AND IT MADE ME WANNA GO DIGGIN SO BAD. MOST OF THESE RECORDS I’VE NEVER SEEN IN MY LIFE AND IT SHOWS THAT THESE PEOPLE ARE SOME SERIOUS DIGGERS. I NEED TO STEP MY GAME UP BADLY! CLICK BELOW TO VISIT THE SITE
ATTN: PRODUCERS,MIXING ENGINEERS - DONT BELIEVE...
ARE ALL DIGITAL EQ’S THE SAME? DO WE GET BROUGHT IN WITH THE SO CALLED “ANALOG HARDWARE EMULATION” EQ PLUG-INS TO GET THAT PERFECT SOUND? WHO KNOWS! I FOUND THIS INTERESTING ARTICLE COVERING THESE TOPICS.BREAKIN DOWN THE WHOLE SCIENCE BEHIND THESE PLUG-INS AND GETTIN A BETTER UNDERSTANDING ON WHAT REALLY GOES ON WHEN U PROCESS YOUR TRACKS.CLICK THE PLUG-IN BELOW TO READ ON. ...