Iconic album covers morphed into Gameboys is a thing I didn’t know I needed. I started modding my own Gameboys a few months ago and I’m really enjoying it. Established modders like gamechangermods inspired me to take the plunge and he has a mini project of his own. Introducing GBS x LPS. As described by the man himself: Direct from bed-stuy Brooklyn…by popular demand…announcing out…

The UK producer drops the second album from his #Road2Switch series. We covered Starchildluke’s last album, Boas Festas, when it came out for Christmas. His aim was to release one album a month in 2019 for his #Road2Switch series, a fund created to buy a Nintendo Switch. January’s album is called VENOMTAPE and uses a variety of rock samples and frantic samples. Inspired by Madlib’s…

The multi-talented poet and musician was spot on with his reasoning, covering every nation and some of the all-time greats in the process. We’re just two days away from kick-off and we’re getting excited. We already compiled a playlist to get you into the mood but now we have some more music-related football content for your enjoyment. Musa Okwonga is a modern polymath (“poet, author,…

For anyone who needed a sample breakdown of one of the greatest hip hop albums of our generation, here you go. Our new logo is obviously inspired by The Supervillain and he’s shaped my listening and watching habits over the last week. So I was thrilled to see this video in my YouTube recommendations. I’ve already heard most of these samples but that doesn’t stop…

Get into this short-but-sweet DOOM Instrumentals mix. The mix might only be 12 and a half minutes long but it packs in some of the best DOOM/Madvillain instrumentals. You can find the track list below. Track list Metal Fingers – Mullein Metal Fingers – All Spice / MF DOOM – Kon Karne instrumental Metal Fingers – Untitled (Meditation) / King Geedorah – The Fine Print…

After a 16-year absence, Australian group The Avalanches return with “Frankie Sinatra”, featuring Danny Brown and DOOM. When “Since I Left You” was released back in 2000, it put The Avalanches, and Australia, on the world map of sampling due to their extensive use of the technique. An estimated 3,500 samples were used from a wide range of sources, from Raekwon to Madonna. This was…

The metal masked villain DOOM releases a video from Cuba talking about upcoming music and other stuff. This is one of those times where actions speak louder than words. While we still wait for Madvillainy 2, the super villain has released a video for Hypetrak from a remote island in Cuba. In it, he explains there’s “a lot of good shit coming up this year,”…

We’re proud to unveil the new logo and site for Sampleface. As you can probably tell, we have had a design overhaul at Sampleface. Our logo has been improved (more on that in a moment) and the site has had its third change in the past 3 years. The reason? Much like the best artists in the genres we cover, we never stay still and…