Atomic Dog, from 1982 is an absolute granddaddy of a track by George Clinton, responsible for so many samples(seriously, go look for yourself, it’s a hell of a list), and perhaps his definitive solo track. High squealing keyboards lead to a low, dirtiest of dirty funky basslines and a wonderfully surreal set of lyrics growled […]
Aretha Franklin performs Rock Steady live on Soul Train in 1973, episode 55. Now this is a serious sampletastic record, used heavily in late 80s hip-hop for its vocal breakdown. Here’s just one example, the incenduary Mi Uzi Weighs a Ton by Public Enemy: That’s where I think I first encountered it. The song itself […]
I love an old Soul Train clip, and this is a corker, Love and Happiness by Al Green performed live. This is made by the start: Eyebrow raise, footstomp, go. Only found out the other day that Billy Preston (of “Get Back” by him and The Beatles fame, amongst many other things) played keyboards on […]
Third World – Now that we found love 1978 Cracking bit of late 1970s reggae.
Handy Andy and Tommy Walsh DIY jousting in the Event Horizon engine room – as requested by Ben pic.twitter.com/Bc9VrW2z29 — Jim’ll Paint It (@Jimllpaintit) July 30, 2014
Groove is in the Heart – Deee Lite pic.twitter.com/xlKCaovYTz — Kevin Cummins (@KCMANC) June 28, 2014 Classic Deeelite picture by Kevin Cummins
Clay Regazzoni – Ferrari – Montjuïc Circuit, Spanish Grand Prix – 1971 pic.twitter.com/QrebHkFm77 — Classic Formula 1 (@ClassicFormula1) May 11, 2014
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You can turn a Raspberry Pi into a FM transmitter with just a single piece of wire: http://t.co/kYrMBCZksa — Lifehacker (@lifehacker) March 7, 2014 Something very interesting to try out, especially if you are somewhere it is legal to transmit FM signals!