Quakers – The 35 member Hip-Hop Collective
Hip-Hop

Quakers – The 35 member Hip-Hop Collective

Second track from the forthcoming album by Quakers – the 35-member, foundation-shaking hip-hop collective produced by Fuzzface (Geoff Barrow), Katalyst, 7-Stu-7.

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Forgotten Treasure: Lootpack “Soundpieces: Da Antidote”
Forgotten Treasures
Hip-Hop

Forgotten Treasure: Lootpack “Soundpieces: Da Antidote” (1999)

via Stones Throw: Originally released in 1999, Soundpieces was the debut album production by Madlib and an introduction to a whole stable of MCs – Quasimoto, Oh No, Declaime, MED. The full 70-min 3/LP edition was only in circulation during the first 1-2 years after the album’s release, but is …

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Future Classic: JonWayne “Oddles of Doodles”
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: JonWayne “Oddles of Doodles”

Jonwayne is an MC. Oddles of Doodles is beats. This is Jonwayne’s big badass beat tape for Stones Throw. Oodles is a double-CD, packaged in a 10×10-inch folded sleeve, with 48 tracks  created over the past two years. I’ve been a fan of the dude for a little while now, I always thrown …

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Madlib Medecine Show #13: Black Tape
Beats Hip-Hop

Madlib Medecine Show #13: Black Tape

Pre-order. Expected ship date is March 1st, 2012 Oh that cheeky man Madlib tricked us, no. 12 wasn’t the last one! No.13 – Black Tape is volume two of the Medicine Show remixes which started on No. 12. This is a 60-minute hip-hop mixtape with some of rap’s best, half-best, …

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Future Classic: Homeboy Sandman “Subject: Matter”
Future Classics
Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Homeboy Sandman “Subject: Matter” (EP)

One of the labels best ever at picking up underground talent, Stones Throw Records (Madlib, Peanut Butter Wolf, J-Dilla, James Pants, Jonwayne, Dam Funk, Oh No,…) do it again and sign Homeboy Sandman (one of my favorite indie american MC’s). Listening to the homeboy’s third album, The Good Sun, it’s …

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James Pants – Beats Archive II
Beats Hip-Hop

James Pants – Beats Archive II (Free Download)

Back in Sept. 2011 the good people at Stones Throw brought you the first installment, James Pants Beat Archive Pt. 1, aka“JP Failed Rap Beats 2004-2008.” In the words of the producer himself, this series is, “from a vast collection of oddities, soddities, and heresies from back in the days when …

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Kutmah “Throwing Stones” (Stones Throw Podcast)
Dj Mixes
Beats

Kutmah “Throwing Stones” (Stones Throw Podcast)

Considering the fact that we have mad love for everything Kutmah does, we don’t share nearly enough of his stuff here. He’s a really interesting artist originally from the UK, who moved to LA when he was 12. He then became an important member of the Dublab radio collective, and …

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Freddie Gibbs “Thuggin”
Music Documentaries
Hip-Hop

Freddie Gibbs “Thuggin” (Video)

Wow. I didn’t expect such a G’d out video coming from the Stones Throw camp. I was watching the video and expecting some twist to explain the double meaning behind it, or the condemnation of the G lifestyle… but nopes. It’s just straight Thuggin‘ stuff. This is like Ice Cube’s …

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Stones Throw Podcast #70: J Rocc (Stones Throw 2012 Preview)
Dj Mixes
Beats Hip-Hop Soul

Stones Throw Podcast #70: J Rocc (Stones Throw 2012 Preview)

DOWNLOAD FREE MP3 VIA ITUNES: STONES THROW PODCAST 70: J ROCC MIXES STONES THROW 2012 J.Rocc got his hands on a bunch of reference CDs of upcoming Stones Throw releases: The Minimal Wave Tapes Vol. 2, Quakers, Myron & E, Jonwayne, Jonti, Steve Arrington and some other cats … full …

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J. Rocc – “Stay Fresh” 12″ EP
Hip-Hop

J Rocc – “Stay Fresh” 12″ EP

J. Rocc just dropped this EP to follow up his album Some Cold Rock Stuf. The record features extended/alternative versions of a couple of the best tracks on the album, and a couple new ones. Cover art by Gustavo Eandi. Check the video for “Stay Fresh”, filmed by Mayer Hawthorne …

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James Pants “Beat Archive / Failed Rap Beats
Beats Hip-Hop

James Pants “Beat Archive / Failed Rap Beats (’04-’08)

In 2011, is giving away free music still an a worthy incentive? Well, quite simply when the music behind it then yes. In this case, it’s coming from a very reliable source: Stones Throw‘s James Pants. Download JP Beats(Right-Click Save as:) via James Pants: “I bring forth the first installment …

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Free Download: Dam-Funk “InnaFocusedDaze” EP
Soul & Funk

Free Download: Dam-Funk “InnaFocusedDaze” EP

via Stones Throw: Dam-Funk teamed up with Scion AV for the release of this new EP and the October tour. 10″ vinyl release coming soon, but you can download it for free below. Hard to improve on the write-up Weiss posted, so we’ll just quote … “Is there anything better than a new free …

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