Thursday, 29 December 2011

DJ Shucks One - "Re-Maximillion" - New Electronic Hip-Hop Mix

New The Kool Skool Mix Featuring Electronic inspired Music by U.S., U.K. & Dutch Hip-Hop Artists

DJ Shucks One - "Re-Maximillion" - New Electronic Hip-Hop Mix Listen Here on Sensei.fm
or HERE on Mixcloud


DJ Aladdin - Everythang Cool (Intro) 
El Da Sensei Feat. A.M. Architect - Brothas Ain't Got It Part II
Chamillionaire - We All Done 
Pacewon & Mr. Green - Can You Hear Me (Tribute To The People Of Tunisia)
Cartes - Dagen Niet Geschoren 
Jaz-O - Gangstas Ride F. The Game 
Az - Your World Don't Stop 
Tronic - Hold Your Applause 
Blctxt - Dont Lose Me (Prod. By King I Divine) 
Big Cakes - Soul [Radio Ed] 
Glacierz Da'ville - Yikez! Feat. N.O.R.E. (Clean) 
Swizz Beatz Feat. Rakim - King Tut (Dirty) 
Self Scientific - Peaceful (Justice For Oscar) 
Ghost - Postcards From The Edge 
Marvin Gaye - Live 
Masta Ace & Edo G - Here I Go Again (Feat. Jamelle Bundy) 
Hell Razah - Cinematic 
DJ Quik - Heavy Mr.Big Stuff (Heavy D Tribute) 
Selfsays - Little Things 
Micall Parknsun - New (Clean) (Prod. By Jaisu)
Jay-Z - The Borough (Young Guru Remix) 
Dj Beat - Intro Underground Railroad 
Tame One - Tamestyle 
Mf Doom - Tower Of Ears Feat. Diana Ross 
Jasiri X - Just A Minstrel Ft Idasa Tariq And Living Proofe 
Dj Muggs Vs. Gza The Genius - Illusory Protection 
Nas - Deja-Vu 
Consequence - I'Ma Do Me Reguardless 
Stylah - Free 
Krs One - Wolf 
Raekwon - Just4laughs 
Lenwood - Sunday Morning 
Fat Joe - Angels Say Main 
Ironbraydz - Magic Man, Where's The Sun 
Cormega - 40oz Van Nyc (Freestyle) 
Prodigy - The Phone Tap (Welcome To State Prison) Prod. By Sid Roams 
Freeway & Jake One - African Drums 
Ims & Ddubble - Black Milk 2010 
Strong Arm Steady - Eyes Have It 
Hoxton - Kikker


The songs and Mixtape are hosted on PRS Royalty paying sites, and not for download!!! This does not constitute copyright violation

Wednesday, 28 December 2011

The Hip Hop Revolution of the Arab Spring at The Rag Blog


"EL GENERAL Tunisian MC's song "Rais Lebled" became 

an immediate underground sensation. The secret police 

bugged El Général's phone, blocked his Facebook page, 

and tailed him wherever he went."



Interesting article about "The Hip-Hop Revolution of the Arab Spring" can be read here
Check "The Rag Blog" for modern progressive viewpoints


EL GENERAL - "Tounes Bledna" - Tunisie sidi bouzid





Thursday, 22 December 2011

France B-Boyism ~ 4ever Fresh! Part 2 Tomson Videos

Shot from "Portraits De Cite" to be seen here



France B-Boyism ~ 4ever Fresh! Part 2 More dope B-Boy Films from Hip-Hop film maker Tomson

Universal Alchémy
Fresh French Action

Faboo & Valentina
You can't have a nation without Queens!



Made in New York
New-New York B-Boy Buissiness


"Portraits De Cite" A French Hip-Hop City Photos From The 1990's (Book Review) here

Paris-Tonkar Issue 4 OUT NOW!


Paris-Tonkar Issue 4 OUT NOW!
Paris-Tonkar was the original European Graffiti Book, that has been re-introduced as a modern graffiti Magazine focusing on Graffiti and some street art of France. The issue features Olson & Limo (Paris Region), 
Jok (Paris Region), Decor (Saint-Dizier), Gilbert 1 (Nancy), Brinks (Saint-Brieuc), Koma (Orange), Jone (Brest),  Cope2 & More info here

More info on the original Paris-Tonkar go here




Strong Island's Keith Murray Freestyle & The Most Beautiful Thing In This World

Def Squad's Keith Murrey and his ridiculously underrated 1996 Enigma Album
Still to this day Keith Murray is one of the nicest MC's out there. Discovered by EPMD's Eric Sermon and after featuring on one of the tracks (Hostile?) on E Dub's solo album, his career was set. 



Keith Murray Freestyle
Here he is blending 5% Science & War Tactics in this ill 2007 Freestyle!



Keith Murray-The Most Beautiful Thing In This World
Keith doing the Lex Coupe bounce) with his E. Sermon produced, early 90's mixtape smasher The Most Beautiful Thing In This World. The song is off of his 1st album of the same title.

http://www.myspace.com/thekoolskool
http://thekoolskool.blogspot.com
http://thekoolskool.podomatic.com

Always support the foundation!!!
http://www.myspace.com/keithmurray

Monday, 19 December 2011

The Kool Skool Foundation Rocks & UK Hip-Hop Legends Shouts "Foundation Rocks" Exhibition till the 8th of January 2012!!!

The Princess of The Posse" Mural by Shucks One @ The Dalston Superstore for the "Foundation Rocks" Exhibition till the 8th of January 2012!!!


http://foundationrocks.blogspot.com
http://shuck-el-vision.blogspot.com
'FOUNDATION ROCKS'
An Exhibition of Works from UK artist Shucks One
@ DALSTON SUPERSTORE,117 Kingsland High Street E8 2PB
Exhibition runs Wednesday 30th Nov 2011 -- 8th Jan 2012
Shucks One is an Artist, Radio DJ, Youth worker and journalist specialising in hip-hop music and culture.
With this exhibition he presents a unique visual collection celebrating the themes of consciousness, positive attributes and important figures in Classic UK and US Hip-hop culture, discussing its wider implications on modern culture.
http://thekoolskool.blogspot.com
http://www.mixcloud.com/shucks1theidiot

Beat by The No-Hopers




Shouts from UK Hip-Hop Legends for http://thekoolskool.blogspot.com

DJ Fingers (DJ/Producer/Author - Spats/The Sindecut)
Uncle B Nice/Lyric-el (MC/Beatbox/Musician/Youth Worker - The F9's)
Akala (MC/Musician/Activist)
Steam 156 (Graffiti Documentor/Artist www.aerosolplanet.com)
Juice 126 (Graffiti Artist - Iconaclast)
Dave Cash C (MC - Spats)
Rough (Graffiti Artist/Musician - VOP/Iconaclast)
Cadet (Graffiti Artist)
Sham (Graffiti Artist - HQ Store)
http://foundationrocks.blogspot.com 

Siba 40th Bday & HHLOVES FundRaiser



Dres (Black Sheep/Native Tongues), Siba, Sadat X (Brand Nubian/ Lo-Lifes) Grand Pubs Max(in')well in the background (did you see what I did there)

Happy Birthday Siba!!!!
Siba Brüknahm/Author/MC/Producer/Independant Record Label Owner & HipHop Loves celebrated his 40th Birthday with some Hip-Hop's most loved Legends
Peace to the NY family!

  Celia (Les Nubians), Jerome, Siba, Kamala, Ren & Sadat X (Brand Nubian/ Lo-Lifes)
 DJ Kiambu (Alphabet Soup)


Alphabet Soup. Kiambu far right, more info on the group can be found here
 Siba down with the Sheep!

Sadat rippin' it with Kiambu on the 1's & 2's 


Saundi (Brüknahm) back on the 12's!


Can you see a young Saundi ; )







SibaGiba / SBG

 OvertimeLogo  

Hip-Hop Knowledge Mega Mix

"UltraKemetic's" (Detail) - by Shucks One in the "Foundation Rocks" Exhibit
until the 8th Jan Dalston Superstore details here



Skriblah - Egypt Remix from UK Runnings Mixtape


Download links:
www.sendspace.com/pro/dl/ugn8kp
www.sturbanclothing.com/podcasts/streetsarecalling.asp
www.downloadamixtape.com/?page_id=195&mixtape_id=2632
www.datpiff.com/Tricksta-Uk-Runnings-the-Streets-Are-Calling-hosted-By-T-mixtape­.292583.html

Hip Hop Nation rmx video by Hakim Green (Channel Live)_

featuring Zulu King & Legendary Hip-Hop Photography Ernie Paniccioli & Conscious Lecturers 

Preorder TRUE TALK at HMV http://bit.ly/usT9VU Preorder TRUE TALK on iTunes here - http://bit.ly/rqJooF

GOD HOP TV: AFRIKA BAMBAATAA/SOL MESSIAH THE BEATS &

LYRICS SHOW W/ JAY FORCE 


Ras Kass - Jack Frost 2 (White Christmas) - Doc Hollywood

Ras Kass' spits the truth and history behind Christmas.
Get this track free http://soundcloud.com/raskasscentral/sets/yellow-snow-ep/ or http://raskass.bandcamp.com/album/yellow-snow-ep
From Ras Kass and Doc Hollywood's "the Yellow Snow EP"
Produced by Louie Rubio of Doc Hollywood


Thursday, 15 December 2011

Supar Novar 'Falling To Pieces' (Prod. by Dead Man Walkn) Free Mixtape Download



Supar Novar 'Falling To Pieces' (Prod. by Dead Man Walkn)
Anyone who knows anything about Supanovar, knows that he has crazy history, as a Mud Fam member, 100% Itch FM representer and toured all over the UK. He is working with MCD, MR 13 and the mixtape features Dappy from N-Dubz. For those that don't know, Itch FM could not have happened without him, and he has invested more into UK Hip-Hop than most "Breeze Chatting MC's" out there! Support this dude! 


FROM THE SUPAR NOVAR MIXTAPE "HERE I AM" FEATURING DAPPY, DANNY BONES, BIG BEN, RAGZ SWEET JONES, TERRA SLIM, YAEO, BARRY KNIGHT, MCD, MR 13, BIG FRIZZLE + MORE, MIXED BY SHOW N PROVE, AVAILABLE FOR FREE DOWNLOAD FROM THE LINK BELOW. ALSO DOWNLOAD THE SINGLE VERSION INCLUDING B-SIDE AND INSTRUMENTALS !!!


FREE MIXTAPE DOWNLOAD: http://www.mediafire.com/?0lk8ycksyydqv2x


Drake - It's Over - (Supar Novar Remix)



Connect with Supar Novar: www.SuparNovar.com www.twitter.com/SuparNovar www.facebook.com/SuparNovar

SUPAR NOVAR & MCD - SB.TV 1K CYPHER - UK LEGENDS !!!

Extra Classic 2 Vinyl Only Reggae Night In Brixton! · THIS FRI!!!! 16/12/11 · Babalou, Brixton


Kool Skool compatriate Sash Kuttah is joining up with UK toaster Seanie T, Disorda, Al Fingers and Cool Hand Luke @ Babalou in Brixton South London Tommorrow!


http://extraclassic.co.uk/

http://www.facebook.com/events/195298993882499/

Sash Kuttah is also an excellent Photographer and a rare interview with him can be found here

DJ Fingers & Aiden "Orange" Leacy B-Boy Breaks & Funk THIS SAT!!!! @ Troy Bar (Old Street) 17/12/11 FREE!!!


This Saturday 17 December 2011 in London:

Kool Skool Family and UK Legends DJ Fingers (The Sindecut)
DJ Aidan 'Orange' Leacy (ex-Itch FM & brother of the late DJ Leacy) playing funk, soul & B-Beats
classic & rares all night. 11 PM till late. Free b4 midnight

Saturday 17 December 2011 
@ The Troy Bar, 
10 Hoxton St (opposite 333 Club), 
London, N1. Nearest Tube Old Street. 


Monday, 12 December 2011

The Weeknd - The Knowing & KRS-One - AZTECHNICAL (MUST SEE Official Music Videos)

Amazing video for The Weeknd - The Knowing, Kemetic imagery, and Haile Selassie I H.I.M. on a next level, in the same vein as Nas & Damian Marley DISTANT RELATIVES "Patience" that we put up a little while ago here




The Weeknd - The Knowing (Official Music Video)
http://the-weeknd-xo.com/
Directed by Mikael Colombu

http://www.youtube.com/user/MikaelColombu


Watch in HD here
Found on www.deftronic.com



KRS-One - AZTECHNICAL Produced By MAD LION

KRS-One's 2nd Official Release, AZTECHNICAL off of KRS-Ones 20th Studio Album Entitled JUST LIKE THAT Produced By MAD LION Dropping 1st 1/4 2012 ,on Killahpride Records. 
Check KRS-One's OPEN LETTER BELOW!!