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Classic Artists Made For Hip-Hop Samples

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Here are a selection of classic artists ripe for sampling.

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Sample Breakdown: Madvillainy

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For anyone who needed a sample breakdown of Madvillainy, one of the greatest hip hop albums of our generation, here you go....

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Are Sample Subscription Services The Future For Indie Musicians?

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Music consumption has changed quite a lot in the past 30 years. The latest development involves sample subscription services....

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SAMPLE RECOVERY (Justice’s “Cross”)

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You’ve gotta love a sample showcase and SAMPLE RECOVERY does precisely that. This edition focusses on Justice’s debut, † (Cross).

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92 Of The Most Sampled Tracks In Music History (Spotify Playlist)

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A Reddit user compiled 92 of the most sampled tracks in music history thanks to WhoSampled's extensive database....

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E-Digging and Crate Digging: A Collection of Posts

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Find resources and inspiration with our e-digging/crate digging article collection....

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Carns Hill, Anime and Samples – A Match Made in Rap Heaven

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Our guest writer Zweli Chibumba gives us the lowdown on London producer Carns Hill and his penchant for sampling.

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Songs That Sample Feminists

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Pitchfork has compiled a list of songs that sample speeches and other audio from feminists. When it comes to sampling speeches, MLK leads...

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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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The Etymology of Sampling #1

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If you ever wanted to discover the origins of sampling culture terminology, The Etymology of Sampling will help to explain. In this new...

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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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3 Easy Ways To Manage Your Digital Music Collection

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Need help organising your digital music collection? Then this 3-part mini-guide might be useful. The death of the iPod classic was a...

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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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Happy 4th Birthday, Sampleface!

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We’re 4 today and we have a request… I can’t believe it’s been four years already. We’ve recently had a...

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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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VIDEO: YouTuber Deconstructs The Sample For Modjo’s Chillin’

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Watch this awesome video deconstructing the sample used for Modjo’s track, Chillin’. The debate on what constitutes fair use in...

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