Tag: Chicago

Thelonious Martin – A Dozen For Dilla Vol. 4

Instrumental Hip Hop

The Chicago producer drops the fourth instalment from his A Dozen For Dilla series.

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Yumi Rose – Heaven Only Knows

Electronic

Yumi Rose shows gratitude to those who introduced him to future funk with his latest album, Heaven Only Knows. It’s always good to...

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Thelonious Martin – Afternoon Swim

Hip Hop

Thelonious Martin keeps jazzy with Afternoon Swim. Firstly, happy new year to you all from everyone at Sampleface. We’re into our 4th...

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Noname Gypsy – Cherrypie Blues

Hip Hop

Chicago’s Noname Gypsy slips her track “Cherrypie Blues” onto Two Syllable Records’ new cassette compilation. First...

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SATURDAY MATINÉE: Disco Demolition Night

Music

It’s the 35th anniversary of the infamous Disco Demolition Night held at Chicago’s Comiskey Park. Witness the footage and the...

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Hooligan – For Medicinal Purposes 4

Free Download, Hip Hop

Chi Town’s Hooligan drops the fourth instalment of his For Medicinal Purposes beat series. It’s around 1:15am here in the UK as...

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C-Sick – La Collection

Hip Hop

C-Sick produces La Collection, a mixtape released on Columbia College’s student-run label AEMMP Records. How many student-run labels...

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Pump Up the Volume – The History of House Music (Documentary)

House

Upon Frankie Knuckles sad passing, this week's Throwback Thursday is dedicated to the genre he fathered in documentary series Pump Up the...

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NEWS: Sampleface Sign Chicago’s Preacher(man)

Hip Hop

Mysterious Chicago producer Preacher(man) joins the illustrious ranks of Sampleface. If you weren’t already aware, we also run a...

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Tensei & The Ones – Alright! Feat. Adad

Funk, Hip Hop, Soul

Chicago’s Tensei produces “Alright!”, a funky hip hop jam featuring vocals from ADAD. We’ve known about Tensei for...

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No Love City Start J Dilla T-Shirt Kickstarter Campaign

Hip Hop

Clothing company No Love City have launched a Kickstarter campaign yesterday to make limited edition J Dilla t-shirts. You had me at Dilla....

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Jazz Ain’t Dead

Jazz

Jazz may be as dead as Latin for some people, but to others, it’s still live and kicking. I recently read an article arguing that...

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