Tag: history

Madlib, The Afro-Modernist​

Hip Hop

Modernism might have a white visage but Madlib’s brand of afro-modernism shouldn’t be overlooked. Film director James...

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

Sampling

A Reddit user compiled 92 of the most sampled tracks in music history thanks to WhoSampled’s extensive database. If you love samples...

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New Crowdfund To Pay “Compensation” For The Amen Break

Sampling

It’s the most famous drum break in the history of recorded sound and like most old samples, none of the musicians involved have...

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J Dilla’s MPC And Moog Heading To The Smithsonian

Hip Hop

The upcoming National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington D.C. has a new exhibit courtesy of J Dilla’s...

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

Music

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

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VIDEO: Eclectic Method – A Brief History Of Sampling

Video

Video remix producer Eclectic Method patches together “a brief history of sampling” in his latest remix video. Depending on how...

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