Video Digs
Soul

Gil Scott-Heron “New York Is Killing Me” Video

New video from one of the art form’s undisputed kings Chris Cunningham to complete the haunting and cinematic track “New York Is Killing Me” from living legend Gil Scott-Heron. Nuff’ said.

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Video Digs

“Wreckin’ Shop from Brooklyn” circa 199-something.

Wow. For real, all the proper 90’s elements are right there in this vid. Das EFX playing in the boombox. Champion Sweatshirts and Kangol Hats. Dope House and Hip-Hop dancing. And VHS tape tracking problems to keep it even real-er!

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Future ClassicsVideo Digs
Boogie / Funk / Disco

Future Classic: Dam-Funk “Hood Pass Intact” Video

Super dope official video for Dam-Funk‘s now instant west coast new-g-funk anthem “Hood Pass Intact“. The original instrumental version of the track made so much noise off his LP that Stones Throw had to re-release this as a single with brand new full on vocal version from the Dame! I …

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Earl Sweatshirt
Video Digs
Hip-Hop

Earl Sweatshirt

Earl is a 16 year old kid from LA’s OddFuture collective and he’s making some noise right now. You know me, i’m not the kind to jump on the latest thing with a bit of Youtube/Twitter buzz but this is definitely some interesting stuff. Although some of the content is …

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Video Digs
Hip-Hop

Chi-Ali speaks out from jail

Really interesting interview with Chi-Ali, one of my all-time faves as a kid. I used to bump the “Fabulous Chi-Ali” cassette all day every day! Chi Ali was the youngest member of The Native Tongues that included De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, The Jungle Brothers, and The Beatnuts. …

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Video Digs
Soul

Miguel Atwood-Ferguson + Aloe Blacc “Deliver the word” video

Here’s the final and 3rd video from the recent free event by The Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Ensemble in Los Angeles, CA. Hopefully by now, you’ve checked the previous two videos, one featuring Bilal (video here), and the other featuring Flying Lotus (click here for the vid). Backed by some of today’s …

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Video Digs

Jimi Hendrix “Purple Haze” video

Jimi Hendrix died 40 years ago (September 18, 1970 at the age of 27 years old) and his timeless sense of style, swagger and awesome electric guitar skills lives on. Jimi reinvented what the electric guitar was and what it could do. So when you’re rocking out to Rock Band …

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Tortured Soul
Video Digs
House / Techno

Live House Music: Tortured Soul & Peven Everett

Has anyone ever been to a live house show (not a DJ set) ? I mean have you ever seen a live house band ? About 4 years from now at the ‘Cabaret du Musee Juste Pour Rire’, I went to this crazy Red Bull Music Academy Party organized by …

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Future ClassicsVideo Digs
Hip-Hop

Future Classic: The Narcicyst ft. Shadia Mansour “Hamdulillah” Video

Check out The Narcicyst ft. Shadia Mansour “Hamdulillah” Video. Great video from the adopted Montreal MC.

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