MADLIB - MADLIB'S MEDICINE SHOW VOL. 5
Posted 12 April 2010 - 12:29 PM
Madlib follows 420 Chalice All Stars: All Jamaican Sounds with the fifth installment in his Madlib Medicine Show, History of the Loop Digga: 1990-2000.
Back in the 90s, “beat tapes,” as a Hip Hop producer’s demo-reel is now quaintly referred to, were literally that: cassette tapes of beats that a producer made either for himself, his friends, or for potential collaborators. As you can imagine, Madlib made a bunch of ‘em in the days between his early productions for the Alkaholiks (circa ’92) and the release of his Quasimoto album (2000) – after which he took a couple of years off of the beats to focus on making jazz music with his fictional five piece,Yesterdays New Quintet.
This collection of beats showcases the way that Madlib’s early Hip Hop demos were filtered out to his friends and associates and provides an opportunity for a unique view into Madlib’s working process: these beats, often freestyled on whatever machine he had at the ready, were picked up by rappers over a period of many years. Trainspotters will find it interesting that beats later destined for the likes of Wildchild and Percee P were made some years before those albums saw release.
This album is punctuated with a series of early solo-raps by Madlib and his Quasimoto alter ego and features the cadre known collectively as CDP – those rappers who worked side by side with Madlib during the days of his Oxnard-based “Crate Diggas Palace” studios. The Madlib Medicine Show series is a combination of Madlib's new hip-hop productions, remixes, beat tapes, and jazz, as well as mixtapes of funk, soul, Brazilian, psych, jazz and other undefined forms of music from the
Posted 12 April 2010 - 01:02 PM
I'm Done.... (splits dutch...dumps guts.....fills shell with the 'goodness'.....)
cant wait....... Madlib's drums were/are always on point...ah, those Lootpack days......
"100% PuRe HiP-HoP!!!!!"
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Posted 12 April 2010 - 05:26 PM
"CD & 2LP street date: May 18."
Posted 12 April 2010 - 05:46 PM
is all i got s to say.
what a great year so far...
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Posted 12 April 2010 - 11:07 PM
I cant even keep up with how much shit madlib is puttin in the air right now
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Posted 13 April 2010 - 09:13 AM
thanks man! just found it, had to change avi immediately.
you know they just released Final Fight on the XBOX 360 Arcade?
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