Donut Shop By J Dilla Double Serato Vinyl & Slipmats

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Stones Throw and Serato have decided to honor J Dilla with the issue of Donut Shop, an official Serato vinyl release.  The two disc combination of traditional vinyl and Serato control vinyl is officially licensed by Pay Jay Productions and features a total of 6 instrumental tracks, three of which were previously unreleased and hand selected by DJ J.Rocc from the J Dilla archives.  Also included are two donut slipmats in remembers of the iconic producer.

Donut Shop will be officially available May 10th, 2010.

Download: J Dilla “Safety Dance” and head over to Stones Throw to pre-order and grab one while you can.

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“Beautiful Part 2” Mixed By Soulman (Download)

After first dropping Lovers And Friends over the weekend, Soulman was again feeling generous and decided to unleash another classic mix upon the world.  Soulman’s Beautiful Pt. 2 certainly delivers the goods that we’ve all come to expect from multi-volume sample mix master. Well, just as with the last Beautiful joint I did, I’m real happy about this … Read more

“Lovers And Friends” Mixed By Soulman (Download)

Crate pro Soulman hits off his fellow dusty vinyl appreciators with a Valentine’s day mix entitled Lovers And Friends. For those who don’t know, mixes by Soulman (Phil Stroman, Digga Phelps) never disappoint and are considered an automatic listen. I’d like to say this is perfect since this is Valentines Day, but some of the … Read more

Medicine Show #2: Flight To Brazil – Mixed By Madlib

Madlib unleashes the second installment of the Medicine Show, a monthly, twelve installment series showcasing the producer’s personal taste in vinyl and original works. Medicine Show No. 2  features 80 minutes of Brazilian funk, psychedelic, prog-rock, and jazz mixed by Madlib himself. The mix is set of a 2/23/10 release date.  Head over to Stones … Read more

Timeless – Suite For Ma Dukes DVD Box Set

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The limited edition DVD box set of Timeless, the 3 part event honoring producer J Dilla, Arthur Verocai, and Mulatu, and featuring The Suite For Ma Dukes Orchestra, will be available March 2010.   In addition to appearances from such J Dilla admirers as Karriem Riggins, Posdnuos, and Common, Timeless features extra behind the scenes footage, music, liner notes, and more.

Download: “Take Notice” (Mixed and mastered by Bob Power)

Visit VTech for additional release details.

Live video of “Take Notice” after the break!

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DJ Babu – The Beat Tape Vol. 2 (Tracklist & MP3)

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Get ready for DJ Babu’s upcoming producer centered album, The Beat Tape Vol. 2, appearing on Nature Sounds Records.  Scheduled for a February 23rd, 2010 release, the album features 39 instrumental tracks that show off the veteran DJ/producer’s skills behind the boards.

“There was no holding back with this album, I wanted to get the beats out no matter what. I wanted to give my fans a fresh body of music” – DJ Babu

Download: “Lil Juanito” by DJ Babu

The Beat Tape Vol. 2 Tracklist after the break!

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