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scratchtheblock TERRACE MARTIN AND SMINO - PECANS

TERRACE MARTIN AND SMINO – PECANS

December 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

At scratchtheblock.com we love music and we love art!! In particular we love da connection between visual art and music,because they represent two different art forms , that differ substantially in terms of consumer perception...

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MARKNOXX FEAT. ILL CAMILLE AND JAVONTE - LOVE

MARKNOXX FEAT. ILL CAMILLE AND JAVONTE – LOVE

November 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Los Angeles is a place that continues to churn out quality music and it’s a pleasure for us to note that many talented acts are nestling jazz music in their own craft to provide a more...

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Damn….it’s always a pleasure to be witness to artists’s evolution,especially when it comes to  neighbors like Brasstracks. The chemistry between Ivan Jackson and Conor Rayne led them to build a solid reputation,respect and international recognition through important awards...

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Melbourne experimental band 30/70 earned a comfortable spot at scratchtheblock.com thanks their impressive music that can be described as a sumptuous sound that is woven with jazz,future-soul and hip-hop! Today we serve you up a...

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de la soul stakes is high remix slom

DE LA SOUL – STAKES IS HIGH (SLOM REMIX)

September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s always a pleasure to see young beatmakers which dust off hip-hop cult classics! Today scratchtheblock.com would like to invite y’all to experience an interesting revisitation of a milestone recorded and released in 1996 and...

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BADBADNOTGOOD can be described as the quintessence of proficiency and creativity. The Toronto trio,made up of keyboardist Matt Tavares , bassist Chester Hansen and drummer Alex Sowinski , stepped into the limelight with their exquisite and more than...

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scratchtheblock ERYKAH BADU - ON & ON (THE DELI REMIX)

ERYKAH BADU – ON & ON (THE DELI REMIX)

May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Grammy award winning ,Erica Abi Wright aka Erykah Badu has always been a renowned figure to honour and a source of inspiration for so many singers,rappers as well as producers/beatmakers who stimulated our ears delivering original...

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At scratchtheblock.com we’re very meticolous and…why not…hard to please when it comes to selecting something that deserves your attention.   Today we bring to your attention an interesting piece performed and produced by two artists...

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Renowned visionary experimental jazz artist Robert Glasper is almost ready to show to the entire world his last magnum opus entitled Everything Is Beautiful set to release in May (pre-order it now). The project is a...

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 Ohio hip-hop underground spitter King Callis continues to blow our mind with really dope gems!  We discovered Callis music in 2015 with the interesting work entitled Brunch (Food For Thought) , appreciating his lyrical approach and...

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 What up hip-hop old-school heads!! What up jazz-hop heads! Today we explore old-school-esque and jazz-hop beats through the artistry of hip-hop performer John Manselle- Young better known by the stage name Tang Sauce. The young Hartford...

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REDMAN - FUNKORAMA (COOKIN' SOUL REMIX) scratchtheblock

REDMAN – FUNKORAMA (COOKIN’ SOUL REMIX)

March 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hell yeah, spanish super producers Cookin Soul leap back with a dope treatment remix! Big Size and Zock dig in the crates to resume a solid hip-hop cut by Redman entitled Funkorama released in 1996...

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We discovered the experimental hip-hop collective The Hue last year thanks the homies at RYK (Rappers I Know) . Consisting of songstress/femcee Spacebunny Jefferson, emcees Scottie Spitten, Equality, and Savvi, along with producers King Midas and DJ...

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BLU - SOUL PROVIDER (BHONSTRO REMIX) scratchtheblock

BLU – SOUL PROVIDER (BHONSTRO REMIX)

February 20, 2016 | 1 Comments

Recently on our 10th installment of The Remix Session series we spotlighted an amazing treatment remix of Blu & Exile’s Soul Provider handled by irish beatmaker Liam Carroll . The underground hip-hop piece is a classic...

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In 1994 Brooklyn rapper Omar Credle aka O.C dropped his debut album called Word…Life giving to the world brilliant pieces such as Born 2 Live.In 1995 Andre Barnes aka A.G dropped his sophomore collaborative album alongside hip-hop...

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