Music may have a sampling problem but what are the solutions? Landr has a few and outlined them in their latest blog post.
The Chicago producer talks about Dilla, meeting Madlib, and how he approached the production of ‘makeitbetter’.
AbJo’s ‘partida sulco para ebo...’ is a tapestry of soft sounds and heavy rhythms.
Watch the story of how Niles Rodgers worked with David Bowie and switched the style up on what would later become “Let’s Dance”.
Thijsenterprise returns with ‘Snits’, a punky jazz EP with raw drums, dirty basslines, and spontaneous melodies connect the dots between hip hop, punk, and jazz.
Is ‘the worst jazz solo of all time’ really the worst jazz solo of all time? Adam Neely’s brilliant critique might change your mind.
The Library of Congress will launch its open-source sampling tool in the summer for users to try their hand at the artform.