Buzz : Ill Biskits interview in Flavor (1995)

June 8, 2007

Like most rap artists signed to WEA and its branches (Omniscience, Juggaknots, Deda, INI, Supernatural, Agallah, Lin Que, KMD, Ador, Coz… who else ?) in 1994/95, Ill Biskits dropped a couple of 12″ before their album got shelved for 13 years. Their 15 minutes of fame included a few interviews like this one, from Seattle magzine Flavor in september 1995.

Ill Biskitz : Exclusive Debut (zShare)
Ill Biskitz : Exclusive Debut (DivShare)


Tony Tone in Straight From The Lip (1994)

June 4, 2007

Tony Tone from the group Style in an interview from L.A. fanzine Straight From The Lip in march 1994.

Style : What A Brother Know

J Rock’s Streetwise review : The Source (1992)

May 22, 2007

Review of the long forgotten Streetwise album by J Rock, better known as that-guy-who-worked-with-Premo-before-anybody-else-care. Soon to be reissued by the good folks at Traffic.

J Rock : Neighborhood Drug Dealer (DJ Premier remix) (DivShare)

Unsigned Hype : Legion Of Dume in The Source (1992)

May 4, 2007

Underground favorites Legion Of Dume appeared in The Source in the Unsigned Hype column of may 1992. Funny thing is that (according to Jaz, Matty C aka Matt Life was a member of the group ! I guess nepotism has always been the norm in the mag.

Legion Of Dume : Son Of Sam (send space)
Legion Of Dume :Son Of Sam (you send it)

Rap Up’s & Coming : Strickly Roots in Rapmasters (1993)

April 26, 2007

Ok, so my home computer is dead, and I can’t upload songs to my server anymore. Sorry. Anyway here is an early feature on Strickly Roots from july 1993.

Strickly Roots : Duck Da Boyz (DivShare File)
Strickly Roots : Duck Da Boyz (ZShare File)

sure shot single : Ten Thieves in The Source

February 18, 2007

A Review of Ten Thieves’s single It Don’t Matter from the april 1995 issue of The Source.

Ten Thieves : It Don’t Matter

Shorty Long

January 9, 2007

Uncredited review of Shorty Long’s 12″ from The Source of novem ber 1994.

Shorty Long : Shorty’s Doin His Own Thang