Sampling

Every Sample from JAY-Z’s 4:44

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Samples from 4:44 include Nina Simone, Stevie Wonder, and The Fugees. For JAY-Z’s first solo album since 2013, much was expected from...

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15 More Awesome Places For E-Digging

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We're back with 15 more e-digging channels and playlists....

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Vulfpeck’s Jack Stratton Wants The Band To Be Sampled

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The Michigan group want you to sample them. Hurrah! Vulfpeck are a fantastic funk band and the bandleader, Jack Stratton, recently...

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SAMPLE: Tha Alkaholiks’ Sample Of Stevie Wonder (1997)

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We’ve taken a look at Tha Alkaholiks’ “All Night” sampling Stevie Wonder’s “Too High”. Stevie...

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SAMPLE: Wu-Tang Clan’s Sample Of Leonard Cohen (1998)

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Samples.fr reminded us of a Leonard Cohen sample used by the Wu-Tang Clan back in 1998. Our good sample buddies in France picked a fine...

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Meet Pierre Schaeffer, The OG Sample Gawd

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Before DJ Shadow and The Avalanches, there was a French engineer and musicologist called Pierre Schaeffer, a pioneer of electronic music...

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SAMPLE – The Art Of Sampling

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There was a present we forgot to open on Christmas Day and it came in the form of SAMPLE’s debut, The Art of Sampling. What better...

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Jus Now Have Created A Mammoth West Indian Drum Sample Library

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The UK-Caribbean double act have put together a fantastic library to add some cool rides to your tracks. The carnival vibe was exemplified...

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Point Blank’s Guide to Sampling: History, Development & Techniques

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We have a special guest editorial from Point Blank Electronic Music School and it’s all about sampling. Sampling is the use of...

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WhoSampled – Six Degrees of Music Separation

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With WhoSampled’s Six Degrees of Music Separation, you can connect your favourite artists in ways you never thought possible....

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Derive – The App That Tracks Samples In A New Way

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Discover the "different-yet-familiar" with Derive, a prototype app that lets you follow the journey of the samples in your favourite songs....

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The Backpacker’s Guide To Sampling #1 – The Basics

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In this series, we look at the ways of sampling and how you can get involved. The first article is all about the basics....

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Bad Panda Records Release 80UA EP Made From NASA Samples

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A group of musicians have put together a free EP entitled 80UA using nothing but space samples from NASA. The joy of sampling is you can...

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