Digging In The Tapes # 2: This That Ish Volume 2 and more...
Wowzers, the response to the last one was nothing short of incredible, phenomenal even and it's a joy it was enjoyed all around the World, technology kids...you have got to love it ;) and I thank you all greatly for all of the comments, props and comments and sharing on Facebook, ill stuff...here is as promised volume 2, I hope you enjoy it as much as I enjoy compiling it from an old tape track listing and I think it has bought new life to the blog...speaking of new life...Cold Rock Da Spot has upcoming interviews with dope Local New Zealand Hip Hop crew, Dues Paid via Dunedin, New Zealand
Download-A Few Receipts From The Shoebox here from their Bandcamp site
and a really nice DJ and beat maker by the way of Germany, Christopher "DJ Soul Clap" Vehrke
Plus more comps from the Digging In The Tapes series, in the meantime (I tried to hawk one...lol) here is the second compilation from an old 1995 tape, that has long vanished, but the track-listing remained...enjoy
This That Ish Volume 2 (1995)
1-Ill Breed-Act Up (Produced by Da Beatminerz)
2-Big L-Street Stuck (Produced by Lord Finesse)
3-Red Hot Lover Tone-Like That (Produced by Red Hot Lover Tone)
4-Mad Skillz-The Nod Factor (Produced by The Beatnuts)
5-Crooklyn Dodgers (Jeru, OC and Chubb Rock)-Return of Crooklyn Dodgers (Produced by DJ Premier)
6-Group Home-Up Against Tha Wall (Produced by DJ Premier)
7-The B.U.M.S.-Take A Look Around (Produced by Fredwreck)
8-E-Bros-Funky Piano (Produced by Roc Raida (R.I.P.)
9-Masta Ace Inc ft Cella Dwellas-4 Da Mind (Produced by Ase One)
10-Lord Finesse ft KRS One and O.C.-Brainstorm/P.S.K. (Produced by Lord Finesse)
11-Mobb Deep-Survival Of The Fittest (Produced by Havoc)
12-Cenobites (Cenubites) (Kool Keith & Godfather Don)-I Was Forgotten (Produced by Godfather Don)
13-Keith Murray-Get Lifted (Erick Sermon Remix) (Produced by Erick Sermon)
14-Das EFX-Here It Is (Produced by Kevin Geeda)
15-Grand Puba ft Sadat-X-Play It Cool (Produced by Minnesota)
Also Nick Wiz's really dope Cellar Selections Volume 1, a superb collection of unreleased tracks, remixes and recordings from his many sessions with top notch artists in the 90's is now available on limited edition vinyl release, if you are interested in that one (and you definitely should be) then please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for payment and delivery details etc...
This post is especially dedicated to Leary, all the best on your new job in Japan bruv and I really look forward to hearing what will come next with your music and your life.
The long awaited debut album For The Ancients (I will do a full review of the album at a later date ) from Wellington's finest ...