You might have noticed his work
in the collection of Windows 7 sample media, alongside a koala, penguins and a jellyfish
, a piano tune
and a version of Debussy's "Maid with the Flaxen Hair"
, or maybe his ditties got you tapping your toes in a video game
. Perhaps you met him at his tea shop in Manchester
), home to his own line of organic teas
. Maybe you know him for his marathon mixsets, running four
, or almost seven hour long
. You might know him as Andy Carthy
, but it's a bit more likely you've already heard something of Mr. Scruff
. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief
on Mar 31, 2010 -
The Top 10 Samples in Hip-Hop History.
-- Well, not really the 'Top 10', but it's 10 samples and loops from hip-hop history, brought to you by a somewhat goofy bedroom DJ. He followed it up with 14 more sets of 10 -- 2
(List of tracks discussed in each part in the youtube descriptions.) [more inside]
posted by empath
on Nov 30, 2008 -
Brian Eno and David Byrne released My Life in the Bush of Ghosts
in 1981. It's a great album--and now it's available with a Creative Commons License. "This
is the first time complete and total access to original tracks with remix and sampling possibilities have been officially offered on line."
posted by dobbs
on Mar 30, 2006 -
A hip hop geek's wet dream...
I don't know about you, but to find this site made my day. Dozens and dozens of full length songs that your favorite hip hop producers have sampled. If you can convert streaming audio to mp3, the songs are yours!
posted by Slimemonster
on Jun 9, 2003 -
"is a non-linear loopbox of digital samples and serendipitous scraps which may be entered and mixed from multiple points"
posted by MrBaliHai
on Nov 11, 2001 -