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Sample Heaven: Japanese Funk/Soul/Neo/Jazz/Acid Mix

Mixes

Mix master Emir E. Mardan put together a Japanese mix and we think it’s the perfect source for sampling. I found this on YouTube...

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SATURDAY MATINÉE: Rapping, Deconstructed: The Best Rhymers Of All Time

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Vox asked some of the greatest rappers ever how they made rhymes. We featured a Vox analysis on our sister site, Cultureface, a few days...

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Radio Jakarta – Habibi Funk 003 Mix

Mixes

In need of some funk from North Africa? Get yourself into this mix courtesy of Radio Jakarta. We’re hoping you’ve heard Mix #1...

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Donutsample Analyses Samples on Music By Kanye, J Cole & More

Mixes

Youtuber finds the samples from the works of Kanye West, Blackstar, J Cole and Kendrick Lamar. A music lover after our own heart. Youtuber...

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RIP Prince: The Purple Post

Music

We pay homage to the now-late Prince in the only way we know how. We suggest you free up some time.

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It’s Crit-ical: Why Questioning Your Fave Doesn’t Make You A Bad Fan

Music

Your fave may “never” but it helps to be critical of them. Here’s why. Having a newborn means you lose those sweet...

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SATURDAY MATINÉE: House Music, According To Chicago News In 1986

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Still in its infancy, house music made it onto Chicago TV news in 1986. Here’s what they thought. House music has come a long way...

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EXCLUSIVE: Moteleola Discusses The Samples Used In Oasis Black

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We're proud to have Moteleola explain the sampling process on his album Oasis Black....

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Crate Capers: Nice, France

Music

It's been a while but our latest edition of Crate Capers comes from Nice, on the south coast of France....

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SATURDAY MATINÉE: Isao Tomita’s RBMA Lecture (2014)

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Often sampled, Isao Tomita is an electronic music pioneer. Here’s his RBMA lecture in Tokyo last year. Isao Tomita’s influence...

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Radio Jakarta 007 – Arab 60s/70s Vinyl Mix Part 2

Mixes

Jannis from Jakarta Records returns for the second part of his Arabic vinyl mix. The obscurity of records, particularly from outside the...

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SATURDAY MATINÉE: Michael Jackson – Billie Jean (Behind The Scenes)

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On this day in 1983, Billie Jean went to #1 on the Billboard chart. Here’s a short behind the scenes look at the video for this...

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Radio Jakarta 006 – Funky 70s Thai Vinyl Mix

Mixes

Radio Jakarta’s sixth episode features some funky music from the most unlikeliest of places: Thailand. We’ve missed the last...

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LISTEN: Sampleface Christmas Spotify Playlist 2014

Music

Get into the festive spirit with our Sampleface Christmas Spotify Playlist. Weather wise, summer is my favourite time of year but for the...

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