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… Continue reading George Clinton – Atomic Dog
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… Continue reading Aretha Franklin performs Rock Steady
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… Continue reading Al Green – Love and Happiness – Live
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!