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Hip-hop and rap, that's where my heart's at. But I'll play anything so long as it ain't crap!
October 12, 2012: Put The Needle on The Throwback Hip-Hop
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|Artist||Track||Album||Label||Year||Format||Comments||Approx. start time|
|Flavor Flav||answering machine message||1989||one of the more memorable answering machine messages I received was this one back in 1989 from Flavor Flav when I was trying to set up an interview before PE came to town (Oakland, CA) - Funny thing was my room mate at the time (not a hip-hop fan) had no idea who had left message. "Some guy named Flavey or something left you a message on the machine. Not sure what he said" - my roomie told me - hah hah|
|DJ Quest||Mutation Mann Part I||Mutation Mann||0:00:23 (Pop‑up)|
|Peanut Butter Wolf||Tale Of Five Cities (feat. A Trak, Cut Chemist, DJ Hands, DJ Quest, DJ Total Eclipse, DJ Z-Trip, J Rocc, Kid Koala, Rhettmatic, + Peanut Butter Wolf)||My Vinyl Weighs A Ton||Stones Throw||1999||0:09:14 (Pop‑up)|
|Rakim||It's Been a Long Time||The 18th Letter||Universal/MCA||1997||and produced by the one and only DJ Premier - what more could you ask for? Nathan - as Nate would say||0:17:58 (Pop‑up)|
|Just Ice||Going Way Back (feat. KRS-One)||Fresh Records||1987||12"||0:21:47 (Pop‑up)|
|A Tribe Called Quest||I.D.||1991||0:26:43 (Pop‑up)|
|A Tribe Called Quest||Scenario (feat Busta Rhymes)||The Low End Theory||Jive Records||1991||0:26:57 (Pop‑up)|
|James Brown||Funky Drummer (The Original Tambourine Mix)||Soul Pride: The Instrumentals 1960-69||0:30:58 (Pop‑up)|
|Arthur Baker||Breaker's Revenge (DJ Laz-E remix)||0:40:22 (Pop‑up)|
|BAS-1||BAS-1 WFMU Freestyle||no label||2012||This was recorded on Telegraph Ave. in Berkeley CA last week specifically for this show. It is a genuine freestyle non stop for 10 mionutes -done in one take - with no edits + includes tons of references to what is going on around him/us on the downtown Berkeley CA sidewalk - including a car that nearly crashed going wrong way down the one way street||0:48:32 (Pop‑up)|