Sonntag, 17. September 2017

Self-Released: ft. Micall Parknsun & Mr. Thing

This is a killa 12" white label EP from Mr. Thing and Micall Parkinson presenting "The Raw". The release is limited to 100 copies never to be repressed and comes in stickered sleeve.

The Raw is the first single from the long awaited Mr Thing and Micall Parknsun LP "Lets Finish What we Started" dropping in the near future.

The 12" was sold on Boot Records bandcamp and sold out. However watch out for retail shops or 2nd hand, this is a great EP your turntable would like to play.

A: The Raw
A: The Raw (Jazz T Remix)
A: The Raw (P mix)
B: The Raw (Instrumental)
B: The Raw (Jazz T Instrumental)
B: The Raw (P Instrumental)



My special thanks goes Mr. Thing and to Micall Parknsun for offering me a copy and Jazz for the help. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion only. 

Samstag, 16. September 2017

Back2DaSource: 122-000B2DS ft. Laster

With support of people like producer Madsol Desar, Back2DaSource made connexion with Knightz Of Music who worked with Bostons finest like Dialek, Madsol, Edo G, Laster, Paw Dukes.

Back in the days, both Madsol and Dialek put in work with Laster and dropped some classic singles. Indeed you surely knew about tracks such as Misery, Searching For Meaning or Off Balance.

Laster now finally releases his 90s unreleased album called "Liberal Art" still rhyming over soulful, jazzy & melodic samples. This album has a lot of incredible and different kind of productions all on point boom bap  hip-hop.

A: One on One
A: Hardknocks
A: Clueless
A: Elbow Room
A: Twisted Logic

B: Open House
B: Gone With The Wind
B: Backstabbers
B: Flattery
B: Step Up Front

Produced by Dialek, Madsol Desar and Laster

Order: www.back2dasourcerecords.bigcartel.com



My special thanks goes to Laster and Bee at Back2DaSource Records. Shout out To Dialek and Madsol. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Donnerstag, 14. September 2017

Waxnerds: Waxnerds005 ft. Fatwax45 & Wildaboutnothin

The Waxnerds started their vinyl release activities with two very exclusive 7" releases, who were mainly sold to their Instagram followers. Two of the founding members Matt Love 1 and Mark-One took responsibility for those first edits.

Due to the high demand the 1st two releases got repressed and sold out again in no time. In the past few months two more releases came via their own label with edits by Pooky and Realmatics.

Another Waxnerds release was promoted here earlier this year in cooperation with Fever Records and Most Wanted.

Release #5 features Fatwax45 and WildAboutNothin. It's going to be very exclusive  release again I assume.

A: Dominoes (Talkin' All That)
B: Breakin' Jazz Dominoes (Beats & Pieces)

Order / Digital: www.waxnerds.bandcamp.com (soon)



My special thanks goes to the Waxnerds team, especially Fatwax45 and WildAboutNothin. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Big shout out to Jamez Gant, Mark one and Matt Love 1.

Keep up the good work !!!


Mittwoch, 13. September 2017

Rekognition: RR-001 ft. Planet Of The Fakes


Planet Of The Fakes are Mr. Tibbz, Inzaine, Mr. Morph and Sinista. Together they released a long list of digital albums and the vinyl debuts "Beneath The Planet Of The Fakes" and "Please Don't Feed The Animals" on Britcore Rawmance in 2013.


The new Planet Of The Fakes LP "Shadow of The Lunatic" starts with a statement on the picture sleeve: "If You Are Listening To This You Are The Resistance".

What you can expect from this LP are 12 real Britcore tracks, what you can expect is simply barnstorming, hardcore and relentless hip-hop with features from the like of Iceski (T.C.M.), Exile or DJ Tones.

A: Sic ft. DJ Kura
A: Sicker Than Sick ft. DJ Kura
A: The Dramas Here ft. Gambit, DJ Tones
A: Re-Ignite The Mic ft. Kid Lyrical, Alikazam, Exile, Iceski DJ Highfly
A: Def Intellect ft. DJ Tones
A: Intruders ft. DJ Tones

B: Proper Nuttas ft. Blades, DJ Tones, DJ Kura, DJ Morph
B: Rise Of The Lunatic
B: Fron Another Planet ft. Suicide Petch
B: Rhyme Animal
B; Dose Of The Lethal ft. DJ Morph
B: You Are The Resistance ft. DJ Kura

Order: www.rekognitionrecords.bigcartel.com
Digital: www.planetofthefakes.bandcamp.com



My special thanks goes to Plante Of The Fakes, Rekognition Records and all featured artists. Special shout out to Mr. Tibbz. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion only.

Dinked: RR-011 ft. Third Root

"Third Root" is a Texas hip-hop group that consists of Charles Peters (Easy Lee), Marco Cervantes (Mexican StepGrandfather), and DJ Chicken George (DJCG).

Their latest album "Libertad" is produced entirely by Grammy Award winner Adrian Quesada and reflects today’s mobilization among black and brown communities in the face of debilitating cycles of police brutality, flawed educational systems, privately owned prisons and detainment centers, corporately owned politicians, and racist judicial systems.

"Reflection of the Times" and "Soul Force" are the leading singles from the album "Libertad" and are available on vinyl for the first time with support of Dinked Records / Random Rap.

A: Reflection Of The Times ft. Reggie Coby
B: Soul Force ft. Da'Shade, Riders Against The Storm, Bavu Blakes & Vocab

Order / Digital: www.thirdroot.bandcamp.com



My special thanks goes to Third Root and Dinked Records / Random Rap. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Samstag, 9. September 2017

FiveSe7en / Funk By Funk: FSV-001 ft. Mark Ski

Watch out for Mark Ski's "Play Dioh - The Remix EP". The main side includes 2 remixes of "BK 2 UK". The first features all three MC’s blessing an extended version of the original beat, whilst the second flips it even further with a strong bassline with 90’s style horns on the hook.

The flip-side features 4 specially chosen favourites from the digital only ‘Play-Dioh’ beat tape, for the first time on wax.

Limited edition of 250 copies pressed on 10" vinyl with blue color picture disc design and stickered sleeve.

A: BK 2 UK (Funk by Funk Remix)
A: BK 2 UK (Play-Dioh Remix)
B: Aubarma
B: Cyman Says
B: Coughie
B: Gone

Side A featuring Mean Joe Scheme, J57, El Gant
Produced by Mark Ski

Order: www.funkbyfunk.bandcamp.com



My special thanks goes to Mark Ski, Mean Joe Scheme, J57 and El Gant. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Ashima: ft. Norm Skola

Baltimore's Norm Skola released such a long list of underground classics and after his last 12" from around 2002 he's finally back with another 2 tracker via bandcamp. There are only 100 copies available which come with free CD and signed photo.

The a-side "Dro" got produced by Jay Funk, who took also responsibility on former Norm Skola releases and for other B'more locals like "L.", "S.C.U.", "Mr. Ruckus" or "New Testament".

A: Dro (Radio)
A: Dro (Street)
A: Dro (Instrumental)
A: Dro (A Cappella)

B: Day By Day (Radio)
B: Day By Day (Street)
B: Day By Day (Instrumental)
B: Day By Day (A Cappella)

Produced by Jay Funk

Order: www.normskolabaltimore.bandcamp.com



My special thanks goes to Norm Skola and Jay Funk. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Freitag, 8. September 2017

Ah Sh!t: AHSHT-001 ft. Ty

From London comes lyricist and producer Ty droppin' this hand-numbered limited edition (500) red vinyl 7" single named "Baby Love". 

Ty's vinyl debut happened in 1997 on a 12" with Funky DL. In 2001 he signed to Big Dada Records and released his album debut "Awkward" followed by the LPs "Upwards" and "Closer". He later signed to Tru Thoughts in January 2013.

This 7" release comes via Ty's own bandcamp channel where you can listen and order it straight away. It was officially released in May this year and ships within few days.

B: Baby Love (Instrumental)

Featuring Seanie T, Miles Bonny
Produced by Ty
Cuts by DJ Big Teddy Ted


My special thanks goes to Ty and Ah Sh!t Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Donnerstag, 7. September 2017

Jalapeno: JAL-255 ft. Allergies & Andy Cooper


The Allergies is the production and DJ combo of the disc jocks Rackabeat (Chai Wallahs) and DJ Moneyshot (SolidSteel) based in Bristol, UK.

Influenced by DJ producers like Boca 45, DJ Format, Gramatik or RJD2, as well as by the sounds of Funk, Soul, Disco, Breaks and Hip-Hop, the duo started releasing their music on vinyl in 2014 - since 2016 on Jalapeño Records.

This promotion blog post focuses on their collaboration releases with Ugly Duckling MCee  Andy Cooper, three of them release on 7" vinyl. Check out their bandcamp, theres plenty of more instrumental stuff to find.

  • JAL-211

A: Rock Rock ft. Andy Cooper
B: Blast Off ft. Andy Cooper

  • JAL-238 

A: Love That I'm In ft. Andy Cooper
B: Love That I'm In (Ext.) ft. Andy Cooper

  • JAL-255

A: Main Event ft. Andy Cooper
B: Buzzsaw ft. Andy Cooper

Order: www.theallergies.bandcamp.com





My special thanks goes to The Allergies, Andy Cooper and Jalapeño Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Mittwoch, 6. September 2017

Dynamic Sounds / Threshold: TRV-870 ft. World-N-San


21st anniversary limited edition re-release of "Tit 4 Tat" by World-N-San. Their original debut form 1996 was released on Dynamic Sounds. Threshold offers a repress of 250 hand-numbered copies on sliver splatter colored vinyl. 

Re-pressed from the original stampers and using the extra center labels that were in producer Trevy Trev’s basement. Mixed by KutMasta Kurt and Trevy Trev.

Order: www.threshrecs.com
A: Tit 4 Tat
A: Shine
A: Feel It
B: Tit 4 Tat (Instrumental)
B: Shine (Instrumental)
B: Feel It (Instrumental)



My special thanks goes to World-N-San, Trevy Trev, Kutmasta Kurt and Threshold Rec. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Dienstag, 5. September 2017

B-Line: BLN-025 ft. Whirlwind D

Whirlwind D back with his next EP entitled "Falling" which consists of 3 brand new tracks plus the instrumental and acappella versions. 

Beat production comes from Crease, Specifik and Mr Fantastic, cuts by Sir Beanz OBE, DJ Tones, Jabba Tha Kut and Miracle. 

The test press comes with alternative artwork but is usually not for sale, the retail copies are now available straight via B-Line Recordings. 

A1: Hours And Minutes
A2: Falling
A3: Nothing's Better

B1: Hours And Minutes Instrumental Edit
B2: Falling Down Instrumental Edit
B3: Nothing's Better Instrumental Edit
B4: Acappellas



My special thanks goes to Dudley, Simon, B-Line, Fanta and all further artist involved. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Montag, 4. September 2017

Chopped Herring: CHJUNCLA55IC45 ft. Junclassic

"Better Than Fiction" is called this new 7" EP by Junclassic (from Jamaica, Queens) which consists of 4 tracks recorded in 2012. All tracks available on vinyl for the first time. By the way "Better Than Fiction Too" came last year via Vinyl Digital ...

Junclassic, member of the Monsta Island Czars and Dynamix, dropped many bombs over the past few years and most of them were promoted here on SBS. Labels like Heavy Crates, Dusty Platter, CHR, VinDig or Stereoboom can't be wrong ... check out the SBS archive and enjoy  the Junclassic sound.

A: Jazz Baby
A: Henny Priv
B: How Higher ft. K Sise, Verbal
B: Go

Produced by Wun Two

Order: www.choppedherringrecords.com



My special thanks goes to Junclassic, Bob and Chopped Herring Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.




Soundweight: SWR-012 ft. Jorun Bombay

The "King Of The Edits" Jorun Bombay returns with another 7" dropping to more tracks via the great Soundweight Records label.

This is not the first sureshot Jorun and Kista release together and all previous ones sold out in no time and are expensive ones today.

Get yourself one or more of this limited edition release which will hit your turntable early October. Also available is a nice t-shirt bundle.


A: Wanna Be Editin' Somethin'
B: Give Me The Remix

Produced by Jorun Bombay


My special thanks goes to Jorun, Kista and Soundweight Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Sonntag, 3. September 2017

Redefinition: RDF-123 ft. Y-Society

Known to many as the group "Y Society", Insight and Damu The Fudgemunk celebrate more than 10 years of friendship and creative partnership.

Earlier this year the duo released their full-length album "Ears Hear Spears" but this new 7" offers  one known but new mixed up track plus the previous unreleased flip side.

Although the b-side track was recorded in 2008, it was archived and remained unreleased until now. Now in 2017 this particular song couldn't be any more relevant in how the artists analyze the effects racism of the past & present and it's correlation to black plight throughout the Americas.

This 7" is limited to 500 copies housed in picture sleeve.

Order: www.redefinitionrecords.com

A: Never Off (2017 Mix)
B: Pyramids to the Ghetto


My special thanks goes to Insight, Damu and JNota at Redef. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Samstag, 2. September 2017

PQuest Revivals: ft. Hands

Hands is a Swedish DJ and beatmaker who has been producing beats and remixes for almost 20 years.

"Payin' Dues" Pt. 1 was just released and delivered but PQuest Revivals continues straight away with Pt. 2 and 10 more remix tracks of true hip-hop classics.

This vinyl pressing is limited to 100 copies on white colored vinyl and comes in stickered sleeve.

If you have missed Pt. 1 check it here.

A: Fat Joe, Evil Twins, Doo Wop - Boriquas On Da Set Remix
A: June Lover, Buckshot - How Many You & You & You Remix
A: Ca$h Money Click - Get Tha Fortune Remix
A: J-Force - Bull's Eye Remix
A: The Edge - Do Ya Dirt Remix

B: Inspectah Deck, Notorious B.I.G.,  Nas - Don't Forget To Kick In The Door With One Love Remix
B: T-Max - Relax Your Mind Remix
B: Rakim - Heat It Up Remix
B: Dutchmin - Surrounded Remix
B: Blahzay Blahzay - Danger Remix
Produced and remixed by Hands

Order: www.pquestrevivals.bigcartel.com



My special thanks goes to Hands and PQuest Revivals. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Donnerstag, 31. August 2017

Chopped Herring: CH5ELEMENTZ01 ft. 5-Elementz

5-Elementz were formed in Detroit in 1992. The group met in Osborn High School on 7 Mile. The original members consisted of Thyme, Proof, Mudd, Jay Dee & DJ head.

The five recorded the "Yester Years" EP in 1993-1994 and dropped it on Cassette in 1996. There was also a very limited test press version. 

Chopped Herring got access to the original studio DATs and so releases the original EP plus an extra, previously unreleased Jay Dee heater.

The "Yester Years EP" is limited to 500 copies. The first 100 copies come on white mint coloured vinyl - the next 100 copies come on red, black & clear coloured vinyl - the remaining 300 are on traditional black wax.

A1: Searchin'
A2: Feedback
A3: Janet Jacme
B1: Don't Stop
B2: Sunflower
B3: Clear (Previously Unreleased)

All tracks written & produced by the original 5-Elementz D. Holton, B. Russell, J. Yancy, K. Bell & R. Moorer-E

Order: www..choppedherringrecords.com



My special thanks goes to Chopped Herring Records and those making the DATs available for this release. RIP Jay Dee. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Sonntag, 27. August 2017

Back2DaSource: 120-000B2DS ft. Jam Dot / Da Ooh!

This is a conceptual release from Queens, NYC by Jam DOT and Da Ooh! (Jam & Kwota).

First of all we have the 6 best unreleased and never heard before tracks from Jam DOT combined to create the "Da Original Troopa EP", all tracks produced by Jam DOT himself.

The second part of this 2LP is a re-release of the very rare "The Chemistry" 12inch by Da Ooh! (Jam, Kwota) plus three demos from their early 90's material. 

The 2LP comes in gate fold cover and is limited to 300 copies. 

Jam Dot side:
A: On Top
A: Off To The Races
A: Flashers
B: On Point 
B: The Hustle
B: Gravity

Da Ooh! side:
C: The Chemistry (Vocal Version)
C: Watch Out (Dirty Version)
C: The Chemistry (Instrumental)
D: Weh Ah Dae (Unreleased Demo)
D: This Is How (Unreleased Demo)
D: Act Like You (Unreleased Demo)



My special thanks goes to Jam Dot, Kwota and Bee @ Back2DaSource Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Stereophonk: ST-013 ft. Sadat X & Phill Most Chill

Funky Bijou is a French combo of two guys, DJ Deheb and DJ Marrrtin who join forces delivering funky and groovy breakbeat music and releasing this on their own record label Stereophonk.

This brand new 7" introduces the "Worldwide Bboys", a duo that consists of Brand Nubian Mcee Sadat X and the legendary Phill Most Chill. 

This 7" is a limited edition of 250 copies worldwide, comes with big center whole.

A: Worldwide Bboys ft. Sadat X, PMC
B: Hurricane Train ft. Kind & Kinky Zoo

Produced by Funky Bijou

Order: www.stereophonk.bandcamp.com



My special thanks goes to Funky Bijou, Sadat and PMC. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Dope Folks: DF-0086 ft. Myka 9

While the latest Dope Folks release is on the way the label leaks already what's next. Myka 9, MC from Los Angeles and one of the founding members of Freestyle Fellowship or Haiku D'Etat.

Known for years he's about to drop the "Oeuvre" EP with recordings from 2000 - 2017.

A: Real Song
A: Ultra Bap
A: Breath Control
A: Life Or Death
B: Famous Future Time Travel
B: Inner Knowing
B: To The Sky
B: Something Different

Produced by Factor, Daddy Kev, Deeskee

Order: www.dopefolksrecords.bigcartel.com (Sept. 9th)



My special thanks goes to Dope Folks Records and Myka 9. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Dienstag, 22. August 2017

Southpaw-Chop: SPCWX-013 ft. Large Professor

It's not the first and it will hopefully not be the last collaboration between Tokyo resident DJ and producer Southpaw Chop and Main Source legend Large Professor.

The new and upcoming 45rpm "Jewel Of The Day" is the next sure shot that will strengthen my relatively small 7" collection.

A: Jewel Of The Day
B: Jewel Of The Day (Instrumental)

Produced and cuts by Southpaw Chop

Order: www.southpawchop.bandcamp.com (Sept.)

My special thanks goes to Southpaw Chop and Large Pro. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Freitag, 18. August 2017

Roots Forward: RFLP-01 ft. Different Shades Of Black

As promised in November last year the album "Next School Pioneers" from the "Different Shades Of Black" gets a proper vinyl release. After the cassette re-release Roots Forward Records prepares some wax to be ordered real soon.

In 1995 Peanuts & Corn Records originally released the album "Next School Pioneers. The crew from Winnipeg, Canada consisted of Mista Christ, Scuskotch Tha Ill Lyrasis and Marvelous.

A1: Intro
A2: World Wrath
A3: Ill Compositions
A4: Comprehension ft. DAYO, Da Buda, Dazol Fiend, Roddy Rod

B1: Taylor Made
B2: Game From Truth
B3: Outro
B4: VHS (Bonus Track)

Order: www.rootsforward.com (soon)
Digital: www.peanutsandcorn.bandcamp.com


My special thanks goes to Different Shades Of Black and Jason at Roots Forward Records. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

B-Line: BLN-024 ft. Carpetface

Not heard about Carpetface yet? Well you might have on the Doc TMK & DJ Suspect LP/7" "Everybody" or on Djar One's second self-released single "1-2-3-4-5 Wake UP" ... but if not, it's not too late yet. 

B-Line collaborates with the MC from London, UK to release his 2nd album "Cognitive Diss". The LP comprises 12 tracks ranging from upbeat B-Boy to reflective soulful downtempo styles.

The LP comes in full color picture sleeve, black traditional wax.

A: Intro/Note To Self
A: I'm Fine
A: Make It Right
A: Look Out For The World
A: The Cognitive Diss
A: Painstaking Arranger ft. Donald D
A: Mud Sticks

B: Highs And Lows
B: You Are Each Other 
B: One Small Light
B: Take It Back
B: Work It Out Now
B: Old As Hip Hop



My special thanks goes to B-Line (Specifik) and Carpetface. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Redefinition: RDF-119 ft. Artifacts & K-Def

The Artifacts and K-Def with “Left In My Dust” on Redefinition Records.

In true New Jersey fashion, the dynamite MC duo of Tame One and El Da Sensei have joined forces with fellow Jersey vet, K-Def handling production.

The title itself, “Left In My Dust” samples one of the group’s staples, “C’mon the Git Down” and this is as authentic as it gets for 2017.

A limited edition 45 rpm pressing right here, traditional black wax.

A: Left In My Dust
B: Left In My Dust (Instrumental)

Order: www.redefinitionrecords.com



My special thanks goes to Redef, K-Def, El Da Sensei and Tame One. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.

Sonntag, 13. August 2017

Fresh Pressings: FPI-012 ft. Jazz Spastiks & Mello Soul Black

After the 7" release "What Ya Heard" in 2016 Fresh Pressings International proudly continues the collaboration with "Mello Soul Black" from Texas and Tennessee and Scotlands producers team Jazz Spastiks aka Slipmat Brothers to release their full-length LP "Midnight Method".

The LP contains 13 vocal tracks and comes in full color picture sleeve in fancy Asia style . 



Order: www.freshpressings.com

A: Get Set
A: What Ya Heard
A: Raw Funk
A: Resign And Quit
A: Midnight Mode
A: Hang Time
A: Follow The Leader 

B: Lets Hear More 
B: Get Some
B: Fluid
B: Flip A Track
B: Turn It Up
B: Thump


My special thanks goes to MBS, JS, Fresh Pressings and DWG. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only. 

Nustalgic / PQuest Revivals: ft. Blaque Spurm

Houston, Texas based hip-hop crew "Blaque Spurm", Nustalgic Records and PQuest Revivals present  the first volume of "Spurmacidal Tendencies". In the mid 90's the group released two vinyl singles with in total six tracks on it, and it's time for more.

With "Spurmacidal Tendencies" the group consisting of BeFyne, Mr. Stylze, Papa Doc, J-Nap, Cuba & El Black releases a 1st part of their 2008 CD only album for the first time on vinyl.

RIP Baby Chill and Tony D.

A: Spurmacidal Tendencies
A: Nonoxynol Rhyme´n
A: Moanin Yawnin (unreleased)
B: Pack Ya Shit
B: Fantaztik Flowz
B: F.U.B.A.R. (unreleased)

Produced by legendary Tony D. (RIP), Prodigy & Grizz.

Limited edition of 150 copies on vinyl, 50 of them come on white or white/black colored wax.

Order: www.pquestrevivals.bigcartel.com



My special thanks goes to Blaque Spurm and PQuest Revivals. RIP Tony D. All copyrights reserved, posted for promotion use only.