The word “spot-digging” has made its way onto Urban Dictionary so it must be a thing, right?
We like to do research on topics covered on Sampleface. It ensures everything you read has a factual basis, whether it’s an opinion piece or for reference. “E-digging” is a popular search term that leads to our site. It makes sense given the articles and lists we’ve written (see at the bottom of this post). But we came across something more specific that piqued our interest: spot-digging.
It doesn’t sound like anything in isolation but in the context of
Just like crate digging and the processor e-digging, Spot-digging is digging deep into Spotify or any streaming music app and finding the oldest, dopest, or lesser-known artist or song
. CrateDigger friend: Dude, I just found several of these rare Soul records that have some great breakbeats! Wanna hear it?
Tech Friend: That’s cool bro but, I already knew about these songs. I was spot-digging through some girl’s playlist about rare breakbeats and these songs came up. You should try it out sometime.dekdekwho on Urban Dictionary
I’ve yet to see or hear anyone use the term so allow me to be the
What are your thoughts on spot-digging as a term or a concept? Let us know in the comments and