Interview: Matt McGinley of Gym Class Heroes

A few months ago I was randomly talking about drum breaks on twitter and had a quick dialog with a mutual follower. In the midst of talking about the Skullsnaps I realized who I was having the conversation with – READ MORE…

GoFundMe for “Amen Brother”

If you listen to Hip-hop, jungle, several UK dance sub-genres, or even TV commercials, you’ve heard the “Amen Brother” drum break performed by The Winstons. Despite being used in hundreds of songs, the original writer of the track never received READ MORE…

Havoc – Uncut Raw (Ill Tal Remix)

Here we go again… I’ve entered yet ANOTHER remix contest. At this point, I feel like I enter one every week! Hopefully I win one of them, right? Anyways, this one comes courtesy of DJBooth.net and The Drum Broker. This READ MORE…

Interview: Garrett Shider

I recently had the chance to chop it up with one of the musicians featured on Funkadelic’s new album (review here) – Garrett Shider. Shider is a vocalist / guitarist / producer dabbling in everything from funk to hip-hop. For READ MORE…

Review: Funkadelic - First Ya Gotta Shake the Gate

After 33 years, Funkadelic finally returns with 3 albums worth of material for all the hardcore P Funk fans out there. Released digitally earlier this month, George Clinton hopes to prove he can still funk you up even though he’s READ MORE…

Platter World Closing it’s Doors

After several years of operation, the famed Platter World of Garfield, NJ is finally closing it’s doors the end of December. Platter World was actually where I bought my first piece of wax and supplied me with several breaks over READ MORE…

Joey Bada$$ disses O.T. Genasis

I’m not one to hype up Twitter beef or get into some TMZ gossip, but I felt I needed to call attention to this one. Last night, the sad news came that the cop who shot and killed an unarmed READ MORE…

Facebook Limits Your Page Reach, Again….

Last week Facebook announced that it would be making changes to their secret algorithm again. This time, they stated they will be limiting the amount of brand-page posts that appear on users’ timelines. For anyone that already has a Facebook READ MORE…