Friday, November 30th 2007 playlist

RIP Kevin DuBrow. Here's your J Dilla tribute. RIP Evel Knievel. Here's your Kanye West tribute.

01/Barak Yalad "Lion" [this dude's LP is dope, and this track is just an example. Review coming next week.]
02/Ghostface Killah ft. Raekwon & Cappadonna "Daytona 500" [you should already know.]
03/Redman "Suicide" [randomly came on the other day. lovin' that beat, Brick City stand UP!]
04/Craggz "My Detroit" [I wasn't expecting a "Hypnotize" sample in a DnB cut anytime soon.]
05/Faze O "Riding High" [classic; Ghostface brought this one back out. Smoke a fat one and just zone...]


Let the waters run...


DnB and Dubstep producer Fracture recently had a go at a mix entitled Rotten Foot and Cow Foot..., dropping an interesting mix of tunes. Here's his description:

So, i woke up this morning in a kinda dusty jeans and cowgirl kinda mood, so i did i mix. Pretty much just started and made it up as i went along. Some of my fave current tracks, all blended together on the fly with my Lexicon MPX 100 and Mackie desk... Get involved!

Peep the tracklist:

Steve Miller - Fly Like An Eagle
Jimi Hendrix - Little Miss Lover
Steppenwolf - Magic Carpet Ride
Johnny Jones & The King Casuals - Purple Haze
Sandstorm - Season Of The Witch
Steppenwolf - Jupiter's Child
James Gang - Funk 49
Steve Miller - Take The Money And Run
The Beatles - Taxman
Jimi Hendrix - Can You See Me
The Doobie Brothers - Toulouse Street
Bill Withers - Use Me
Menahan Street Band - Make The Road By Walking
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up 12" mix
Spanky Wilson - Sunshine Of Your Love
Hebrew Rogers - Cant Buy Soul
Steve Miller - Celebration Song

Here's two download links: mirror 1 \ mirror 2


Here's an old-school Hip-Hop mix from Cosmo Baker. "...I'd Rather Marry Oprah..." drops a motherlode of classic, thought-provoking old school on that ass. Grab it:

1. Brand Nubian “Allah Hu Akbar”
2. Dark Sun Riders “Time To Build”
3. Rakim “Shades Of Black”
4. Common “Ressurection (Large Professor Remix)”
5. Yomo & Maulkie “Black Folks Watch Out”
6. Poor Righteous Teachers “Easy Star”
7. Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth “Mecca And The Soul Brother”
8. X-Clan “Grand Verbalizer What Time Is It”
9. Big Daddy Kane “Word To The Mother (Land)”
10. Lakim Shabazz “No Justice No Peace”
11. Latee “This Cut’s Got Flavor”
12. Poor Righteous Teachers “Shakiyla (Jrh)”
13. Brand Nubian “Wake Up (Stimulated Dummies Remix)
14. X-Clan “Fire & Earth (100% Natural)”
15. Divine Styler feat. The Scheme Team “It’s A Black Thing”
16. Gang Starr “Step In The Arena”
17. YZ “Thinking Of A Master Plan”
18. Chill Rob G “Court Is Now In Session”
19. Eric B. & Rakim “The R”
20. Boogie Down Productions “Blackman In Effect”
21. Zhigge “Born Black”
22. Boogie Down Productions “Jack Of Spades”
23. The Stop The Violence Movement “Self Destruction”
24. KMD “Nitty Gritty feat. Brand Nubian”
25. The Jungle Brothers “Acknowledge Your Own History”
26. Public Enemy “Show ‘Em What You Got”
27. Public Enemy “Bring The Noise”
28. Hard Knocks “Thoughts Of A Negro”
29. 360 Degrees “Pelon”
30. Intelligent Hoodlum “Black And Proud”
31. Lakim Shabazz “When You See The Devil Smash Him”

Subscribe to The Rub's podcast for more sets like this.


Green Lantern & Lenny S. have a new mixtape out, dedicated to the Roc-A-Fella family. Peep out R.O.C. All-Stars: The Leak:

1. Broad Street Bully Intro - Beanie Sigel
2. This Shit Right Here - Jay-Z
3. DP3 - Jay-Z
4. Success - Jay-Z, Nas
5. C'mon Baby - Jay-Z
6. Cant Tell Me Nothing - Kanye, Beanie Sigel, Freeway
7. Live In London Interlude
8. Blue Magic - Jay-Z
9. Step Back - Freeway, Lil Wayne
10. ROC Fam Freestyle - Memphis Bleek
11. Get Ya Money Up - Memphis Bleek
12. Freestyle Session - Freeway, Beanie Sigel, Uncle Murda
13. Rocafella Billionaires - Freeway, Jay-Z
14. The Allure Of Flashy Lights - Jay-Z
15. You Ain't Ready 4 Me - Beanie Sigel, Styles P
16. Barrel Brothers - Ghostface, Styles P, Beanie Sigel
17. DJ Khaled Interlude
18. Run To The Roc - Young Chris
19. Informer - Uncle Murda, Wyclef
20. Wet Em Up - Tru Life
21. Go Low - Beanie Sigel, R.City
22. Take It To The Top - Freeway, 50 Cent
23. All The Above - Beanie Sigel feat. R Kelly
24. My Hood Is Greasy - Peedi Crakk, Swizz Beats
25. ROC Boys - Jay-Z



This week's FYLP features old AND new DnB from DJs like Electrosoul System, Haddow, Monsta, High Contrast and a dope mix from Temper D. If that's your flavor, do NOT sleep!


Michael Jackson's Thriller is turning 25... peep the video and recognize music history:

Enjoy your weekend. I hope you got that rock salt, niggas!

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