J Dilla Documentary By Stussy

Parts 1 and 2 of Stussy’s three part J Dilla documentary features interviews with the late producer’s friends and creative partners.  Houseshouse, Peanut Butter Wolf, Egon, Frank Nitty, Rhettmatic, and more discuss first meeting the producer and the evolution of his sound.

[via Stones Throw]

Part 2 after the break!

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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

Madlib On Cover of The Wire Magazine

The August 2009 issue of The Wire magazine features an interview with none other than Stones Throw producer/musican Madlib.  In his first interview since 2006, Madlib touches on such topics as growing up in Oxnard, CA, early musical influences, thoughts on technology, and personal reasons for making music. Notable Interview Excerpts: "My computer?" echoes Madlib … Read more

Madlib x Lootpack – Crate Diggin’ (Video)

A quick crate diggin’ classic courtesy of those the folks over at Stones Throw… Madlib & Lootpack "Crate Diggin’".  For those who aren’t familiar with the album, Lootpack’s Soundpieces: Da Antidote was a classic and supplied the theme music for more than a few vinyl hunting missions with myself and DJ Trends.

DJ Dusk’s Root Down Soundclash (Trailer)

DJ Dusk’s Root Down Sound Clash is sure to offer inspiration to all producers and beatmakers looking for a taste of pure live Hip-Hop production.   The unbeatable head to head action features Madlib vs. Cut Chemist, Oh No vs. Exile, and Thes One vs.