Motown Drum Break

When people think of Motown Records artists like Marvin Gaye, Michael Jackson, and Smokey Robinson come to mind – not Reuben Howell. I don’t have any information on him and I couldn’t find any on the internet either. His debut, READ MORE…

Funkmaster Wizard Wiz – Can’t You Take a Hint?

I can’t say enough about Funkmaster Wizard Wiz. He was a bugged out dude making a really bugged out type of Hip-Hop, especially for the mid-80’s. The single “Crack It Up” / “Can’t You Take a Hint?” was released in READ MORE…

Hard Rock Drums

Detective was an English/American rock group from the 70’s. They only released 2 albums and their sound is pretty meh… I’m not a huge fan of this group, however, the track “One More Heartache” has a killer hard-rock drum break READ MORE…

Super B-Boy Breaks

It’s been a LONG time since I put together a sample mix (2003 to be exact) so I decided to get back at it and drop Super B-Boy Breaks. I was tired of hearing the same old set lists of READ MORE…

Little Beaver Breaks

Little Beaver is an awesome name for a soul artist. I guess “beaver” didn’t have the same meaning as it does now. Anyways, Little Beaver isn’t very well known but he was a session musician for TK records and played READ MORE…

The Glass Bottle – Sweet B-Boy Break

The Glass Bottle was a Rock/Soul group on Avco Records. The story behind this group is actually pretty hillarious. The band’s co-producer Dickie Goodman worked for a PR firm hired by glass manufacturers. At the time, soda companies were experimenting READ MORE…

Beastie Boys sued for Copyright Infringement

The fear of any sample-based producer is the dreaded “copyright infringement” lawsuit. With the passing of Beastie Boys member Adam “MCA” Yauch, albums sales for the group have shot up this week. In comes in Tuff City claiming The Beastie READ MORE…

The ILLZ – Turpentine Weed (instrumental)

I’ve got several requests for this instrumental over the past year so I finally decided to post up for your listening/downloading pleasure. Above is the instrumental vesion of The ILLZ track “Turpentine Weed“. This version is slightly longer than The READ MORE…