Tag: J Dilla

Thelonious Martin – A Dozen For Dilla Vol. 4

Hip Hop

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

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J Dilla Talks About His Sampling Inspirations in Rare Interview From 2003

Interviews

The hip hop icon talks about his family in Detroit and how he only discovered Fela Kuti while working on Like Water For Chocolate. The name...

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J Dilla Changed My Life at The Jazz Cafe (10th Feb 2019)

Hip Hop

The iconic night for Dilla is back for another year, featuring usual suspects Spin Doctor, Kidkanevil, DJ Lok, and a live performance from...

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Samples from Jaylib’s Champion Sound Played by VinRican

Sampling

Power 106 Los Angeles got DJ VinRican to mix tracks from Champion Sound with the samples they used. It’s officially dope. Say what...

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The Donuts Network (YouTube Playlist)

Video

You’re now tuned into The Donuts Network, our new YouTube playlist dedicated to J Dilla. Have you ever needed a burst of inspiration...

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Sampleface Five: 100 Years of Thelonious Monk

Hip Hop, Jazz, Soul

To celebrate Thelonious Monk’s 100th birthday, we take a look at five samples from the iconic jazz pianist. He was a trailblazer with...

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VIDEO: Doing it for Dilla

Video

Stro Elliot and co performed live renditions of some of Dilla’s greatest composition. Talent is energy and when it’s exuded,...

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