Following up on my previous mash-up post, here’s something that’s also really out there but has way more production value. Tom Caruna presents Wu-Tang vs. The Beatles – Enter the Magical Mystery Chambers. This one came to me courtesy of a post over at Metafilter, and I gotta say big-ups to them. And as one […]
If you’re like me, you may feel that Talib and Mos have never stood a chance. Their solo stuff so far has just not been able to live up to the astounding collaboration record they released as Black Star. Sure there are standout tracks every once in a while, and Mos’ Black on Both Sides […]
Funky DL, a emcee who usually makes reasonable choices, has done something completely unexpected. He has put together a new, free album called Funky DL samples Back to Frank. In case that name doesn’t ring a bell, I just want to say two words: Amy Winehouse. That’s right, Funky DL has put together a promo […]
You know that we here at 4080 are pretty big fans of TED Talks. Not only are they good for dropping some knowledge on you, sometimes they come up with great entertainment too. Check out the video below to see Herbie Hancock give a solid performance.
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Yes, even the venerable writers over here at 4080Records aren’t immune to holiday gluttony and laziness. So to apologize, here’s a mega post with a bunch of stuff that we failed to post over the holidays that you may find interesting. Guess who loves 2Pac? It is literally the last person you would think of […]