four beats today 24/02/14

This week on four beats today, we look at some of the tracks produced by the J Dilla school of thought. Madlib, just as talented, but crazy none the less, has a similar outlook and openess towards music like the late great Dilla. Madlib who also produces under the alternative Quasimoto has worked with many…

Music storage and Integrity – Breaking down the Music

Music Storage and Integrity of Sound the movement of music is something that has been occuring for thousands of years. By the movement of music i mean exactly that, becuase music is composed in absolute stillness (Good music that is). When a sound is produced it moves from the point of where the sound is…

Four Beats Today 19/02/14 snaps of J Dilla’s Donuts

Our four beats today will look at the last album to be produced by J Dilla, Donuts (2006). I was fortunate enough to obtain a copy on vinyl and the long and short of it is that if you come to listen to the album with an expectation, it will shock you. The reason being…

four Beats today; 10-Feb-14

This weeks four beats today will be focusing on JDilla. It cannot be stressed how good this guy was as a producer, and his talents were limitless when it came to sound. It had often been said that he would take 12minutes to make a beat but the way it came out sounded like it…

Spot Light on: JDilla (aka JayDee)

J Dilla (1974 – 2006) , this is a name that always sings a tone to those that know this talented hip hop producer. He has fans all over the world and his music is only known to a few. To answer that question is to go into a very deep journey into the music…

Four beats Today 3/02/14

This weeks four beats today, we would like to focus on hip hop as the greater world has evolved it. Keeping in theme with beats that involve classical live sounds, cant help but focus on some of the masters of morden real hip hop and it eminates from french hip hop. In my exploration of…