Mt. Airy Groove

I’ve always admired the mentality of Jazz artists. They’ve never been afraid to experiment, especially when it comes to using new instruments, new sounds, and merging with genres. Hip-Hop was starting to explode in the early 1980’s and several Jazz READ MORE…

Glass Bottle Breaks

Guess I was wrong! I was going through my rock LP’s today looking for some new breaks to post up, and I came across another LP by the group The Glass Bottle. I posted up a b-boy break from The READ MORE…

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…

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…

Shirley Caesar – Nobody By Jesus

Nobody but Jesus can inspire a dope drum break like this. Shirely Caesar was a gospel/soul/r&b artist on United Artists records. Despite her sexual pose and big afro on the album cover, this LP is pretty much a snoozer. Most READ MORE…