Saturday, September 30, 2023

Record Report - The Source, October 1992


From The Source, October 1992 - Scans courtesy of Fred Thecle 

Radio Show : NY Live w/Mr. Mayhem & DJ Riz - November 1, 1995 - WNYU


Here is a New York Live Show with Mr. Mayhem & DJ Riz aired on November 1, 1995 on 89.1FM WNYU. The guest that night was Supernatural who was joined by A-Butta during his Freestyle. Brown Sirround who produced Supernatural's joints "Buddah Blessed It" & "Flashbacks" was also there.

Lord Finesse feat AG, Diamond D & Marquee - Speak Ya Peace

Fat Joe - Success

Roughneck Soldiers - Freestyle Thing

Special Ed - Lyrics (Buckwild Remix)

Mic Geronimo - The Natural

Diezzle Don & Tha Govener - So Now You Know

Fugees - How Many Mics

Lord Finesse feat Krs One & O.C. - Brainstorm PSK

Das EFX - Here It Is

AZ - Gimme Your's

Cover - Underground Flow Remix instrumental

Talk Break

Supernatural - Interview

Supernatural & A-Butta (of Natural Elements) - Freestyle

Talk Break with Brown Sirround

Supernatural - Flashbacks

Kool G Rap feat Nas - Fast Life (Vinyl Reanimators Remix)

Real Live - Real Live Shit

Mic Geronimo - Train Of Thought

J-Live - Longevity

Trends of Culture - Make A Move

Double X - Wreckin' It

Smif-N-Wessun - Nothin Move But The Money

Talk Break / Phone Calls (Shout Outs)

Fab 5 - Blah

Puppets of Chaos - New and Improved

Channel Live feat Krs One - Free Mumia

Akinyele & Sadat-X - Loud Hangover

All City - Metro Theme

Talk Break

Friday, September 29, 2023

Video : Alecs DeLarge - Megabus Dreams Feat. King Kashmere - 2023


"Megabus Dreams" is the new single taken from the debut self-produced rap album "Alecs In Wonderlandreleased by Alecs DeLarge on High Focus Records. The album is available now on Vinyl (150 copies), CD (50 copies) & Cassette (50 copies). 

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Microphone Check : Lord Finesse In The Source - June 1992

From The Source, June 1992 - Scans courtesy of Fred Thecle 

Radio Show : New York Live - September, ?? 1996 - WNYU


Here is a New York Live Show (Mr. Mayhem, Sunset & DJ Riz) from September 1996 uploaded on Mixcloud by Dailey Maddawg 76. The guests in the studio that night were Gauge the Mental Murderah, Adagio! (Rayme Supreme & Big Cousin) & Wisdom. 

Keith Murray feat Redman & Busta Rhymes - Yeah

Wisdom feat Juggaknots & Adagio - All Star Jam

Finsta Bundy - Feel The High Pt 2 Instrumental

Talk Break

Gauge the Mental Murderah - Interview & Freestyle 

Ghostface Killah feat Raekwon & Cappadonna - Camay

O.G.C - No Fear

Mobb Deep - Hell on Earth (Front Lines)

Xzibit feat Mobb Deep - Eyes May Shine Remix

Jeru The Damaja - Ya Playin' Yaself

Grav - C'mon

Keith Murray - The Rhyme

Big Noyd feat Prodigy - Usual Suspect (Stretch Armstrong Remix)

Sadat X feat. Grand Puba & Lord Jamar - The Lump Lump

Talk Break

Adagio! & Wisdom - Interview & Freestyle

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Raidermen - Something That I Heard About

Raidermen - Devils Play Ground

Money Boss Players - Walk with the Limp

John Forte - Born to Win 

Non Phixion feat DV Alias Khryst - 5 Boros

Talk Break


Video : Eto, Spoda & AnkhleJohn - Panic Room - 2023

Better late than never... here is the video for the joint "Panic Room" featuring Eto, Spoda & AnkhleJohn, taken from the compilation album entitled "Steak & Potatoes Vol. 1 The Main Ingredient" which was originally dropped in 2020 on Porter Haus Productions.

Monday, September 25, 2023

Vaughn Smith - Livest Spot In The City - 2023

LP - 2023 - 90's Tapes / HHV 

"Originally released in 1997 on CD and cassette only, this marks the very first time "Livest Spot In The City" by Vaughn Smith gets the full vinyl treatment with printed innersleeve. In addition, this stone cold Philly underground classic also comes on CD in jewel case as well as cassette. 10 tracks in total with tight productions from front to end by Groove Da Moast." - courtesy of 90's Tapes

Available on Vinyl (500 copies), CD (Jewel Case - 300 copies) & Cassette (100 copies)


Record Report - The Source, June 1992


From The Source, June 1992 - Scans courtesy of Fred Thecle 

Boogie & The Barber Show w/Stretch Armstrong - July 21st 1996 - WQHT


Episode of Boogie & The Barber with Stretch Armstrong (without Bobbito) aired on July 21, 1996 on Hot97. Nine was in the studio that night.

Artifacts - The Ultimate

King Sun - NY Love (All Eyez On Sun)

McGruff feat The LOX - Reppin Uptown

M.O.P. - My Kinda Nigga

Ill Al Skratch feat Greg Nice - Me And The Click

Talk Break


Powerule feat Noreaga - Well Connected

Nine - Lyin King

Talk Break

Nine - Interview & Freestyle

Talk Break

The Roots - The Good The Bad & The Desolate

Adagio! - Obvious Joint

Lace Da Booms - Ain't No Secret

Capone-N-Noreaga - Stick You

A Tribe Called Quest - Peace Prosperity & Paper

CRU feat Black Rob - Nuthin But

Lace Da Booms feat Quasi Modo & Royal Flush - Cut That Weak Shit

Talk Break

Akinyele - Freaky Deaky 

Big Shug - Crush Instrumental

A Tribe Called Quest - Keeping It Moving

Beatnuts - Find That Instrumental

Talk Break with Benny B

Beatnuts - Find That

Heltah Skeltah - Soldiers Gone Psycho

Edo G - Dedicated Remix

Jeru The Damaja - One Day

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MiLKCRATE - My Craft 3 - 2023


3rd volume of the My Craft Series delivered by MILKCRATE. 

Eversor - Da Dirty Dozen - 2023


LP - 2023 - HHE 

""Da Dirty Dozen" is a collection of beats, some made in the late 90's and some rearranged with samples already recorded back then, stored on floppy disks and zip drives. The sounds were processed through Akai and Ensoniq models from the 90's era.

 This is not your typical beat tape, but rather an instrumental album, reflecting the man's early influences by the likes of Lord Finesse, Easy Mo Bee, Marley Marl and more, as well as the sound of independent NY rap artists/groups from the late 90's." - courtesy of Hip Hop Enterprise

01. Grimey 'n' Gritty

02. Timbs 'n' Black Hoodies

03. ADAT Era

04. Gone Kid

05. Cold City Streets

06. Dump Drops The Ammo

07. Con Artist

08. Cold Days

09. Here Comes Trouble

10. Inside Out

11. A Spike Lee Joint

12. Lose Some, Win Some

CD Bonus Tracks:

13. Downlow

14. Blow Up The Spot

15. One Life

16. Livin' Ain't Cheap

Available on Transparant Yellow Vinyl (100 copies), Black Vinyl (150 copies) & CD (175 copies)

Order : Vinyl / CD  

Video : Natural Elements - We Could Exist - 2023


A-Butta, L-Swift and Mr Voodoo are back with a brand new single entitled "We Could Exist", produced by Charlemagne. Here is the video !

Sunday, September 24, 2023

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Boogie & The Barber Show w/Stretch Armstrong & Bobbito - October 13th 1996 - WQHT


Episode of Boogie & The Barber with Stretch Armstrong, Bobbito and Lord Sear aired on October 13, 1996, with Company Flow as guests. Mad props to Brandan E. for the upload. 

Finsta & Bundy - Feel The High Pt.2

Erick Sermon, Heltah Skeltah, O.G.C. & Trigger Tha Gambler - If You Don’t Know 

Redman feat K-Solo - It’s Like That 

Xzibit feat Mobb Deep - Eyes May Shine Remix

J-Live - Can I Get It ?

Talk Break

Company Flow - Interview & Freestyle 

Talk Break 

Keith Murray - Hot To Def

MF Grimm feat B-1 - Emotions

Organized Konfusion - Decisions 

Krs One - The MC

Mobb Deep - G.O.D. Pt III

Large Professor - Ijuswannachill

Ike Dirty - ?

Royal Flush feat Noreaga - Iced Down Medallions

Thrust - Lights, Camera, Action Remix

Camp Lo - S&B Promo

Sadat X - The Lump Lump

Mic Geronimo - Unstoppable

Large Professor - Hard

Talk Break

Hillfiguz - Up On Prospect

Jeru The Damaja - Too Perverted

Shabaam sahdeeq feat Shadowz in The Dark - It Could Happen 

A Tribe Called Quest feat Common - The Remedy

Mobb Deep - Hell On Earth (Front Lines)

Talk Break

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Friday, September 22, 2023

Video : Beneficence & Jazz Spastiks feat. Awon - Do This, Do That - 2023


Beneficence & Jazz Spastiks drop their first single "Do This, Do That" featuring Awon, taken from their collaborative album entitled "Summer Night Sessions" which will be released on October, 20 2023 on Ill Adrenaline Records.

Boogie & The Barber Show w/Bobbito & DJ Eclipse - October 19th 1997 - WQHT


Episode of the Boogie & The Barber Show aired on October 19th 1997, uploaded on Soundcloud by Brandan E. This show is hosted by Bobbito and DJ Eclipse, Stretch wasn't here. The guests that night were the Jungle Brothers. 

Talk Break

The High & Mighty - The Meaning 

Basement Khemists - Correct Technique

Common - Real N***a Quotes

God Sunz - Sub Sidewalkers

Lordz Of Brooklyn feat Lord Finesse & O.C. - Lake Of Fire Remix

No.I.D feat Common & Dug Infinite - State to State

L-Fudge - Show Me Your Gratitude

Rawcotiks - Magic Chef

Talk Break

Jungle Brothers Interview & Freestyle 

Talk Break

Jungle Brothers - Jungle Brother (Urban Takeover Mix)

Reflection Eternal - Fortified Live Instrumental

Talk Break with Jungle Brothers

Damond D - The Hiatus Remix

No I.D. - Fate To Destiny

Sauce Money - Against The Grain

J-Live - School’s In

Common - Hungry

Royal Flush feat Mic Geronimo - Regulate

Hieroglyphics - The Who

Mike Zoot - Live + Stink

Obscure Disorder - Lyrically Exposed (Part Two) The Revelation

Beyond - Growth

P.H.A. - Don't Take Time

The Unspoken Heard - Mid Atlantic

Talk Break

Masterminds - Deja Vu

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Mix : Spontaneous 90s Indie Rap & Classics Vinyl Session wit Skeli

DJ Skeli is back with a brand new selection of rare indie hip-hop joints. The mix lasts more than 3 hours, so to be honest I don't have the time to work on a full tracklist, but you can listen to joints from Nomad, Parallax, Franz Branntwein, Tracey Lee, Mad Pack, World Premier, P-Kid & Zulu Gremlin, Revolutionary Suicide, Just Ro, Jemini The Gifted One, ... and many more. 

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Video : Torae & Marco Polo - The Return - 2023

Torae & Marco Polo drop the video for their first single "The Return", taken from their collaborative album "Midnight Run". 

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Record Report - The Source, January 1992


From The Source - January 1992 - Scans courtesy of Frederic Thecle 

Boogie & The Barber Show w/Stretch Armstrong, Bobbito & Lord Sear - Aug 2nd 1998 - WQHT


Episode of Boogie & The Barber with Stretch Armstrong, Bobbito & Lord Sear aired on August 2nd 1998. The guests that night were the members of Non Phixion for the release of their single "I Shot Reagan". Mad props to Brandan.E for the Upload.


Jigmastas - Last Will & Testamony

Baron Ricks - Harlem River Drive

Prince Poetry & QB - Long Distance

Missin' Linx - Lock'd D

Paula Perry - Extra, Extra

Noreaga - The Change

Ras Kass - H20Proof

Rahsheed & Ill Advised - Redd Hot

Talk Break 

Non Phixion - Interview & Freestyle

Talk Break

Brand Nubian - Brand Nubian

O.C. - Hot97 Promo


A Tribe Called Quest feat Jane Doe, Mos Def, Punchline, Wordsworth - Rock Rock Y'all

Canibus - Get Retarded

Masta Ace feat Spunk Bigga - Cars

D.I.T.C. - Themes, Schemes & Dreams

Johnny Blanco - Live From Queens

Pitch Black - Show & Prove

Non Phixion - I Shot Reagan

Mike Zoot feat Tek - Midnite Run

Tragedy Khadafi feat Imam Thug - The Bridge 2000

Cocoa Brovaz feat Starang Wonduh - Do That


Delinquent Habits feat Big Pun & Juju - Western Ways Part 2 (La Seleccion)

Dynasty - Wildcat

Sauce Money feat Jay-Z - Pre Game

D.I.T.C. - Dignified Soldiers

The High & Mighty - Mighty Mi For Your Stereo System


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CASHno x SINKS x WALLZEE - No Alternative 7" - 2023


7" - 2023 - Milesago NuWave 

7" released by CASHno (producer), SINKS (Lyricist) and DJ WALLZEE (turntablist) from Melbourne, Australia.


A - No Alternative 

B - Kill My Confusion


Grown Man Rap Show - Episode 331 - Freda Payne Birthday Tribute


Hosted by veteran DJ Toast and broadcast live every Sunday night at 9pm (ET) from 91.5 WRPI (Albany NY), Toast brings you the best in vintage & contemporary true school Hip Hop. This episode is a Birthday tribute to Freda Payne.

A Tribe Called Quest “Ham ‘N’ Eggs” (1990)

Freda Payne “We’ve Gotta Find a Way Back to Love” (1973)

Zhigge “Born Black” (1992)

Public Enemy “Rebel Without a Pause” (1987)

JVC Force “Strong Island” (1987)

Chris Lowe f. PMD “CT to LI Buckwhylin’” (2000)

Chi Ali f. Dres & Phife “Let the Horns Blow” (1992)

Eric B & Rakim “As the Rhyme Goes On (Pumpin’ the Turbo)” (1988)

2Pac “Me Against the World (Soul Power Mix)” (1995)

Freda Payne “Unhooked Generation” (1970)

SWV “I’m So Into You (Teddy’s Extended Mix)” (1992)

T La Rock “I’m Doing Damage” (1989)

7A3 “Coolin’ in Cali” (1988)

Freda Payne “Band of Gold” (1970)

Freda Payne “The Road We Didn’t Take” (1971)

Wu-Tang Clan “Life Changes” (2007)

Defari “Checkstand 3” (1998)

Boot Camp Clik “So Focused” (2006)

Freda Payne “Don’t Wanna Be Left Out” (1974)

J-Live “It Don’t Stop” (2008)

DJ Jazzy Jeff f. Pauly Yamz & Baby Blak “Worldwide” (2002)

Edo.G “Sayin’ Somethin’” (2000)

De La Soul “Talkin’ Bout Hey Love” (1991)

Beastie Boys “Professor Booty” (1992)

Raekwon f. Jadakiss & Styles P. “Broken Safety” (2009)

Freda Payne “The Easiest Way to Fall” (1970)

Ultramagnetic MC’s “Go 4 Yourz” (1992)

Big Daddy Kane “Death Sentence” (1991)

Freda Payne “Stares and Whispers” (1977)

Fredro Starr “Punk MC’s” (2021)

Masta Ace “H.O.O.D.” (2004)

Jadakiss “Without You” (2012)

Freda Payne “I Won’t Last a Day (Without You)” (1974)

Freda Payne “I Get High (On Your Memory)” (1977)

Styles P. “Good Times” (2002)

Fat Joe “Success (DJ Premier Remix)” (1995)

Beanie Sigel “The Truth” (2000)

Hillfiguz “Up on Prospect” (1996)

Queen Latifah “Princess of the Posse” (1989)

Rakim “The 18th Letter (Always and Forever)” (1997)

Monday, September 18, 2023

Boogie & The Barber w/Stretch Armstrong & Bobbito - Sept 29th 1996 - WQHT

Episode of Boogie & The Barber aired on September 29, 1996 with Stretch & Bobbito. The guests that night were Royal Flush, Da Bush Babees and Fatman Scoop was also in the studio.

Talk Break

Royal Flush - Rotten Apple

MF Grimm - Get Down

Akinyele - Love Me For Free

Dutchmin - Surrounded

Shabaam Sahdeeq feat. Shadows in the Dark - It Could Happen

Talk Break

Royal Flush - Interview & Freestyle

Talk Break

Royal Flush - Iced Down Medallions

M.O.P. - Brownsville

Thrust - Lights, Camera, Action

O.G.C. - Da Storm Instrumental

Hot97 Adverts

Talk Break

Da Bush Babees - Interview & Freestyle

Talk Break

Ghostface Killah - Wildflower

O.G.C - Da Storm

Meaner - It's Been A Long Time (Real Rap Song) Instrumental

Big Noyd - Usual Suspect / Meaner - It's Been A Long Time (Real Rap Song) Instrumental (Blend)

KRS One - The MC

Gauge feat. Cella Dwellas - Cranium (Remix)

Mr Live - Relax Y'Self

Heltah Skeltah - Place To Be

Company Flow - Infokill

MF Grimm - Emotions

Hillfiguz - Boom

Royal Flush - Worldwide

Money Boss Players - Walk with the Limp

Talk Break (with Fatman Scoop)

Mobb Deep - Hell On Earth (Front Lines)

Talk Break (with Fatman Scoop)

Ghostface Killah feat. Raekwon & Cappadonna - Camay

Sadat X feat. Grand Puba & Lord Jamar - The Lump Lump

Talk Break

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