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Kon & Amir Share Their Top 50 Greatest Hip-Hop Samples

Do you like hip-hop? Certainly you do. At this point in its history, nearly everyone likes some form of the classic genre. Well, if you ever wondered about the building blocks of what could arguably be one of the world's most popular styles of music, wonder no more. Read more » 

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  • 05/18/2010

Gold Panda Set to Tour US with HEALTH, Indian Jewelry

Gold Panda has been setting the indie blogosphere aglow as of late with his intricately produced, electro-tinged hip-hop beats and micro-sampled atmospheres. His work has landed the UK producer a slot on HEALTH's forthcoming second remix album, and he also has his own set of releases coming out on the respectable Ghostly label. Read more » 

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  • 05/18/2010

Check Out a Free Mix From Delorean Friend K**O For Hyperdub 2010 Off-Sonar

Here's a sweet promo mix from Spanish DJ K**O (pronounced "kee-goh")—who also collaborates with Delorean on party/blog Desparrame—for the upcoming Read more » 

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  • 05/18/2010

Mount Kimbie Releases Details of Debut For Hotflush

Dominic Maker and Kai Campos, known best as dubstep futurists Mount Kimbie, have put the finishing touches on their debut album, an 11-track release coming out July 19 on Hotflush. The forthcoming full-length is entitled Crooks & Lovers, and follows Kimbie's first two EPs for Hotflush, 2009's experimental endeavors Maybes and Sketch on Glass. Read more » 

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  • 05/18/2010

John Hughes III (a.k.a. Slicker) Returns With New Album Today

The man behind Hefty Records, and the aliases Bill Ding and Slicker, John Hughes III, returns after a lengthy break to the world of recorded music. Read more » 

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  • 05/18/2010

Ghetto Division Keeps it Self-Titled with New Album, Label

Chicago's South Side DJ/production crew Ghetto Division has a bit of news following the recent City Guide podcast they hooked us up with. Read more » 

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  • 05/18/2010

New Podcast Series Coming From Nature Sounds

The Brooklyn hip-hop label responsible for pushing work from legendary artists the likes of J. Dilla, Wu-Tang, and Pete Rock, Nature Sounds has unleashed a new series of free podcasts which will feature close and extended members of the beat-and-verse hub's family. Read more » 

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  • 05/18/2010

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