Tuesday, January 31, 2012

El Uno: Archive Files (1999)

A collection of songs from 1997-1998, tracklist and credits here.

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El Uno: Chronicles Of Eve (1999)

Some old San Jose underground hiphop by El Uno, beats produced by CancerEye.

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[The "Sensate St." album is available here]

Saturday, January 28, 2012

Various: Freestilion Species (1998)

Another nice Hawaii hip-hop compilation featuring: Hoomanakaz, Buzz 1, Max Smart, Kahlooa, etc. Tracklist and credits here.

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Friday, January 20, 2012

Of Mexican Descent: Exitos Y Mas Exitos - Edicion De Lujo (2006) (CD reissue)

Out of print CD-reissue with bonus material not included on the cassette or the original CD-R version. Tracklist&credits here.

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Thursday, January 19, 2012

Of Mexican Descent: Exitos Y Mas Exitos (1998) (cassette version)

There seems to be at least two different versions of this classic OMD tape. This one has 11 full songs + various skits, live performances and one bonus instrumental. Tracklist here.

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Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Bus Driver: This Machine Kills Fashion Tips (2002)

Updated version of "This Machine Kills Fascists", a collection of songs recorded between 1995 and 2001. Tracklist and credits here.

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Bus Driver: This Machine Kills Fascists (2001)

Early work from Busdriver, various 4-track songs recorded in the 90's. There's no tracklist on the cd, but half of the songs appear on "This Machine Kills Fashion Tips".

1. ? (intro, live recording)
2. Enlightenment
3. Litterbug
4. Uncarved Stone
5. ? (instrumental)
6. ?
7. Heatwave (feat. Otherwize)
8. ?
9. Postcards From Purgatory
10. ? (outro skit)

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Sunday, January 8, 2012

2Mex: The Sweat (2002)

The Sweat EP by 2Mex, produced by Longevity (of Darkleaf). This was some sort of promo-cd for the full length album "Sweat Lodge Infinite" which was released the following year. Tracklist here.

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Saturday, January 7, 2012

Awol One & Daddy Kev: Droppin' The Kids Off (2003)

Rare promo ep by Awol One and Daddy Kev, this was available for a limited time as a free bonus cd with the purchase of their Slanguage album. (copies were also handed out at live shows)

1. Friday Night Flavas
2. Rock This Mutha (Daddy Kev Inst.)
3. Mass Distortion
4. Bluntidation (Daddy Kev Inst.)
5. Wake Up And Wrap
6. Curveballin' (Daddy Kev Inst.)
7. Dreaming In Stereo

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[This was also posted at Record Science, but my cd-rip is slightly better quality and I've also removed the empty space between tracks 6 and 7]

The Infidelity Project (2002)

Someone requested this cd and I just noticed it's already posted at Record Science blog. Go check it out, there's lots of other dope underground albums too.

Monday, January 2, 2012

Noise - A Hip Hop Collection (1996)

Let's start the new year with this rare and hard to find tape from 1996. This compilation came out on Awol One's old label Broken Tapes/Records Broken, and features songs by Shape Shifters, EX2 (E Times Two), and Jizzm. All beats and cuts made by Awol 1 for Awolerus Productions, recorded live in the dungeon from a broken sampler.

1. Wouldworx - Awol One
2. Deadicated - Awol One
3. Jus2Eazy - Circus
4. Drains On Brugs - Ka Ka Man
5. Manchild - Virus, Syndrome228, Awol One
6. Natural Habbits - Regret, Digit6
7. Elements33 - Syndrome, Virus, Gel
8. Concentration - Jizzm

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