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Exact matches: 35
Exact matches1
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Arrested DevelopmentEase My Mind (radio, voc, inst, beat version, acapella)/Shell (voc, inst, beat version) ... 12-inch
Chrysalis, 1994. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $1.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches2
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ArtifactsAll Points Bulletin (main, inst, accapella, rmx, rmx inst, bonus beat) (10 inch single) ... 12-inch
Redefinition, 2014. New Copy (pic cover)... $15.99
Tame One and El Da Sensei team up once again as Aritfacts for the classic-level solid "All Points Bulletin" reunion single – with production by Def Dee on the main version, plus a Klaus Layer-produced remix! It's great to hear these veteran MCs sound fresh and vinyl so many years after their pioneering early work – and the producers on both sides on their games. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Limited edition 10 inch on white vinyl.)

Exact matches3
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Athletic Mic LeagueVol 1 EP – Beat Down (voc, inst)/Spot Check (voc, inst)/Mic Codes (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Lab Technicians, 2000. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $3.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches4
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Beat BoysBe Bop Rock (parts 1 & 2) ... 12-inch
Sugarscoop, 1983. Very Good ... $3.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches5
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Ferris ProjectMissing In Action Presents The Ferris Project – Telephone Luv/Heart Begins 2 Beat/Coming On Strong ... 12-inch
Missing In Action, Late 90s. Very Good+ ... $14.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches6
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Glamour Girls featuring Craig GOh! Veronica (long, inst, radio, beat box) ... 12-inch
Pop Art, 1986. Very Good ... $0.99
We're almost embarrased to admit it, but we still kinda like these crazy one-off novelty singles from the mid-80s. If you like that kind of stuff, this one is sort of like "Roxanne, Roxanne" but a little more hardcore, with better production and DJ work. And, as a bonus, you get Craig G doing beatbox – yep, the same Craig G. 12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches7
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Heartbeat BrosIt's The Beat (voc long, voc short, inst)/The Shake (voc long, voc short, voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Public, 1986. Near Mint- ... $5.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches8
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Jewel TCounty Blues (radio, gutter, bonus beat, Rikers mix)/School Of Hard Knocks (LP) ... 12-inch
Hip Hop, 1993. Sealed ... $11.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches9
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Joeski LovePee-Wee's Dance (vocal/long version, acapella beat, inst) ... 12-inch
Elektra, 1986. Very Good+ ... $3.99
One of our favorite mid-school novelty hits, with spare production using "Tequila". A tribute of course to Pee-Wee in his pre-arrest heyday. "The dance craze that's sweeping the nation" – and it did! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In an Elektra sleeve. Labels have a name in pen.)

Exact matches10
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Herman Kelly & LifeDance To The Drummer's Beat/Easy Going ... 12-inch
Alston/TK, 1978. Near Mint- ... $29.99
Classic early breakdance/breakbeat material! "Dance To The Drummer's Beat" was real stormer in the South Bronx back in the day, and a great bit of uptempo funk with congas – the break and chorus are both great, and the single's like finding a page in the history of hip hop book! The LP's tough to come by, and although we do see the track on 45, we've hardly ever seen this 12" single! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(TK Disco pressing. Label has a bit of marker.)

Exact matches11
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New Kenny DopeIllout/Ill Beats/The Big Beat/Big Beats ... 12-inch
Dopewax, 1998. Very Good ... $4.99
2 club tracks from Master At Work Kenny Dope, "The Illout" and uptempo acid jazz cut with some nice hard hitting drums, and 'The Big Hit" a more club oriented uplifting disco influenced jam. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

Exact matches12
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LL Cool JI Need A Beat (voc, zootie mix, inst) ... 12-inch
Def Jam, 1984. Very Good+ ... $8.99
LL's first single, the super hard to get version with the Zootie mix, and the original maroon label. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a maroon Def Jam sleeve.)

Exact matches13
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MC Essential/AWOLBring It Up (beat down mix, beat down dub, radio dub, lp mix, lp dub) ... 12-inch
Freeze, 1993. Near Mint- ... $7.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)

Exact matches14
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MC PeachesCommin Straight Rollin Hard (voc, inst)/Treat Her Like A Lady (voc, inst, bonus beat) ... 12-inch
Bum Rush, 1988. Near Mint- ... $16.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Labels have a name in marker.)

Exact matches15
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MC SweetJesus Christ (The Gospel Beat) (double a-side promo) ... 12-inch
Lection, 1982. Near Mint- ... $2.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Labels have some pen.)

Exact matches16
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Meat Beat ManifestoGod OD/Mars Needs Women ... 12-inch
Wax Trax, 1988. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $3.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has a cut corner and a name in marker.)

Exact matches17
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Mr SupremeRun The Show (radio, street, inst)/Livin My Life (radio, inst, bonus beat) ... 12-inch
Conception, 2000. Sealed (pic cover)... $0.49
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches18
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Palais SchaumburgBeat Of Two (extended)/Milt Raskin (part 1 & 2) ... 12-inch
Mercury (UK), 1984. Very Good- (pic cover)... $4.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Vinyl has a mark that clicks on "Beat Of Two".)

Exact matches19
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Plus DeviceBody Heat EP – Body Heat/Body Heat Divide/You Know I'm VIP/Body Heat Beat ... 12-inch
Hefty, 2006. Very Good+ ... $4.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a stickered sleeve.)

Exact matches20
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QuasimotoBasic Instinct (voc, inst)/B.S./Dinosaur Brain Beat ... 12-inch
Stones Throw, 2000. New Copy (pic cover)... $8.99
The single off his full length LP "The Unseen" with two previously unreleased tracks, "BS" and "Dinosaur Brain Beat." All production and rhymes are tackled by Madlib – with one of our favorite Stones Throw pic sleeves ever, a nice homage to the cult classic La Planete Sauvage soundtrack. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Back in print!)

Exact matches21
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SangriaTo The Beat Y'all/Loose On Forty Duce ... 12-inch
Real To Reel, 1981. Near Mint- ... $4.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Red label pressing.)

Exact matches22
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Shock WaveIt's The Games We Play (voc, inst, dope beat) ... 12-inch
Word Up, 1987. Very Good+ ... $1.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches23
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Shorty D & The JPBStick It/Booty/Rock The Beat/Work Dat Butt/Mack Daddy/Baby I Still Luv U ... 12-inch
Ten-Ya Records, 1994. Near Mint- ... $4.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Label has some pen.)

Exact matches24
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StetsasonicFaye (radio, LP)/Forever My Beat (voc rmx, inst) ... 12-inch
Tommy Boy, 1987. Very Good (pic cover)... $6.99
Two of the big early cuts from the On Fire LP, in a nice pic sleeve cover. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has some light bending in the bottom corners.)

Exact matches25
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Whiz KidHe's Got The Beat (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Tommy Boy, 1985. Very Good (pic cover)... $1.99
Unlike his earlier tracks, this one sounds like it could be from the "Beat Street" soundtrack, complete with a sampler bassline, sung vocals, and samplers from the old Whiz Kid hits. 12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches26
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New Madlib & Freddie GibbsKnicks (rmx, rmx inst)/Dunk (bonus beat)/Home (voc, inst)/Garden (bonus beat) ... 12-inch
Madlib Invazion, New Copy (pic cover)... Around November 18, 2014
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches27
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Sleazy McQueen feat BlowflyWalking Beat ... 12-inch
Glenview, 2014. New Copy ... Late August, 2014 (delayed)
12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches28
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New Rammelzee vs K-RobBeat Bop (voc, inst) (split-colored vinyl) (2014 Black Friday Release) ... 12-inch
Tartown/Get On Down, 1983. New Copy (pic cover, reissue)... Around November 28, 2014
Reissue of the amazing, and previously impossible to find, track produced by Jean Michel Basquiat. Originally released in 1983, the deep, laid-back production and vocals were years ahead of what anyone else was doing at that time. This reissue features the original 10+ minute version and instrumental and the hard to get cover art, white on black drawings on the front and back, done by Basquiat. (Note: This item is not for sale online until after the opening of business on Saturday, 11/29/14. It is in limited supply – and by nature of the Record Store Day rules, it will be offered for sale first to customers who visit the Dusty Groove retail outlet in Chicago on Black Friday. It will not be pre-sold, or reserved in any way. However, the day after Black Friday, we will offer up whatever we have left for sale online.) 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Black & white split colored vinyl.)

Exact matches29
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New Beat JunkiesSick Days (og, og inst, og acapella, remix, remix inst) ... 12-inch
Beat Junkie Sound, 2002. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Featuring LMNO. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Beat Junkies sleeve.)

Exact matches30
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New Tyrone Brunson featuring Desi DezBig Payback (extended, bonus beat, radio, inst) ... 12-inch
Unicore, 1988. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

Exact matches31
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New Michael JacksonBeat It/Working Day & Night ... 12-inch
Epic, 1979/1982. Used (reissue)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Two slices of classico Jacko – particularly the surprising choice for a B-side to the massive "Beat It", the long, funky Off The Wall nugget "Working Day & Night", which is lesser known in comparison, but it's as great a cut as anything Michael has ever recorded. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Mixed Masters sleeve.)

Exact matches32
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New Kool Kyle StarchildDo You Like That Funky Beat (long, short) ... 12-inch
Enjoy, 1980. Used (pic cover)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has some wear, splitting on the top seam, and a large name in pen. Labels have some pen.)

Exact matches33
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New WhispersAnd The Beat Goes On/It's A Love Thing ... 12-inch
Solar/Sequel (UK), 1979/1980/2000. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Probably one of the biggest dancefloor tracks from The Whispers – "Beat Goes On" has the group grooving to a sweet modern sound with a sweet LA soul sound. The cut's a real stormer, with a hook that just won't quit, and it was proof that the group were ready to keep on growing into the 80s. "It's A Love Thing" is similar, although down a few notches – but with a nice 80s groove approach. 12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches34
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New MC ShanBeat Biter (extended mix, radio mix)/The Bridge/Dub Biter ... 12-inch
Bridge, 1986. Used (reissue)... Out Of Stock
"Beat Biter" is MC Shan's classic cut (never before reissued) where he accuses LL Cool J of stealing his beat for "Rock The Bells". He calls out LL at the top of the cut, but even if it wasn't clear who he's talking about, Marley Marl cuts in a sample of Foghorn Leghorn saying "I think we know who that somebody is..." The beats are, of course, similar to LL's "Rock The Bells", the verses are some of the best mid-80's battle rhymes, and the extended version has some nice scratching by Marly Marl. And then there's the b-side... If you appreciate BDP's "South Bronx", you've gotta hear this one. If ya don't know... MC Shan recorded "The Bridge", saying hip hop started in Queensbridge, Queens. BDP replied with "South Bronx", setting the record straight (as we see it). "South Bronx" uses the same beat and replies to "The Bridge" almost line for line. MC Shan then replied with "Kill That Noise" – followed by the final word from BDP with "The Bridge Is Over". Shan's first single was "Feed The World" on MCA (which explains KRS's line "You got dropped off MCA, cuz the rhymes you wrote was wack" on "South Bronx"). We won't even begin with the other entries in the Queens/Bronx battle like MC Poet's "Beat You Down", which was directed at KRS. (MC Poet later became a member of Screwball.) And you thought the Jay Z/Nas/Mobb Deep/etc. battles went on too long! All the hip hop history contained on these tracks and all that trivia aside, the record is still up there as one of our favorites from the class of '85. 12-inch, Vinyl record

Exact matches35
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New Roxanne ShanteDef Fresh Crew/Biz Beat ... 12-inch
Pop Art, 1986. Used ... Out Of Stock
A great mid 80s Pop Art release, and even though Marley Marl gets credit for mixing this single it's basically Roxanne rhyming over the Biz beatboxing with some canned crowd noise in the background. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Pop Art sleeve, with masking tape and a sticker.)
 
Close matches: 12
Close matches36
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ArtifactsUltimate (clean, ext street, ext inst, Showbiz rmx clean, Showbiz street rmx, Showbiz inst) ... 12-inch
Big Beat, 1997. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $6.99
From the second LP. The Showbiz remix improves on the original LP version with production that reminds us of early Pete Rock, with maybe harder beats. Plus a sample from the old Ultimate III MC's in the chorus. 12-inch, Vinyl record

Close matches37
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Don TWhy? (orig, inst)/Body Body (orig, inst) ... 12-inch
Big Beat, 1995. Near Mint- ... $1.99
Nice rough ragga vocals over tight hip hop beats courtesy the Beatminerz and T Ray. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)

Close matches38
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Fat JoeBet Ya Man Can't (radio, album, inst)/Dat Gangsta Sh*t (radio, album, inst) ... 12-inch
Big Beat/Atlantic, 1998. Near Mint- ... $1.99
"Dat Gangsta Sh*t" produced by Premier. "Bet Ya Man Can't" features Big Pun, Cuban Link, Triple Seis. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)

Close matches39
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Junior MAFIAGet Money (get money rmx radio, get money rmx dirty, orig, orig inst)/White Chalk (original, dirty) ... 12-inch
Big Beat, 1995. Very Good- (pic cover)... $3.99
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has some light wear.)

Close matches40
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New Junior MAFIAPlayer's Anthem (dirty)/Get Money (rmx) ... 12-inch
Big Beat, 1995. Near Mint- ... $3.99
With Biggie. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Label has some pen.)

Close matches41
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Love LoungersLast Night Changed It All (matt nelkin edit, matt nelkin & dundiggy hip hop remix, roane namuh remix, dundiggy remix) ... 12-inch
Liquid Beat, 2012. Sealed (pic cover)... $5.99
12-inch, Vinyl record

Close matches42
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PharcydeEmerald Butterfly/Just Don't Matter ... 12-inch
Go Beat (UK), 1995. Very Good+ ... $5.99
Bonus 12" from the Labcabincalifornia reissue. 12-inch, Vinyl record

Close matches43
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RZA featuring Method Man & Cappadonna/Real LiveWu-Wear: The Garment Renaissance (clean, dirty, inst)/Get Down For Mine (clean, dirty, inst) ... 12-inch
Big Beat, 1996. Near Mint- ... $3.99
Two mixes of the single that launched the Wu's clothing line, and that sounds like a lost track off the first Wu-Tang LP, with an early appearance by Cappadonna, formerly Cappacino. B-Side by Real Live. Another case of the hip hop cuts on the soundtrack outshining the movie itself! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)

Close matches44
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New Fat JoeMisery Needs Company (radio, inst, street, acapella) ... 12-inch
Big Beat, 1998. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Produced by the Beatnuts/Ghetto Pros. Guest rhymes by Noreaga. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)

Close matches45
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New ExamplePrice You Gotta Pay... (Pt. 2) (dirty, clean, inst)/Theme From "Id Est" (dirty, clean, inst) ... 12-inch
Beat Farm, 2000. Used ... Out Of Stock
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve, including a one-sheet.)

Close matches46
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New Lil KimNot Tonight (edit, rmx inst, voc, inst)/Drugs (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Big Beat, 1996. Used ... Out Of Stock
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

Close matches47
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New AdditudeTell Me Ya Wit It (clean, dirty, inst) (one-sided single) ... 12-inch
Beat Club, 2003. Used ... Out Of Stock
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)
 
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Possible matches48
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Capt Crunch & The Funky BunchGigolo Groove (club version, party version) ... 12-inch
California Gold/Rappers Rapp Disco Co, 1981. Very Good- ... $1.99
A pure party single from the west coast, old school sing song Sugarhill "Hot butter to popcorn" style rhymes over a beat that's basically a loop of "Give It Me Baby". 12-inch, Vinyl record

Possible matches49
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Clipse feat PharrellStudyin' Ya'll (clean, street, inst)/Re Up Anthem (clean, inst)/Queen B*tch (freestyle clean) ... 12-inch
Re-Up, 2005. Near Mint- ... $0.99
Clipse FINALLY got something on record in '05 – a good 3 years after they broke huge with the Lord Willin' LP! We're guessin' that label woes are the culprit for the gap, but whatever the case may be, they've brought their superstar producer friends on board for this single on the strictly underground Re-Up label! Pharrell guests on the percolating "Studyin' Y'all", with barebones Neptunes production. Timbaland brings his chunky beat production finesse to "Re Up Anthem". The "Queen B*tch" freestyle closes it out. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a plain white sleeve.)

Possible matches50
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DITCGet Yours (voc, clean, inst)/Where You At? (voc, clean, inst) ... 12-inch
DITC, 1999. Very Good+ ... $0.99
Limited edition single with two new DITC tracks with that straight ahead break-beat production style from Show(biz). "Get Yours" features Diamond and Big L (with verses reminding us once more what hip hop lost.) This is the original version of the track that appeared on the "Black Mask". "Where You At" features verses from Big Pun & Milano. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a stickered sleeve.)

Possible matches51
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Frankenstein & AZ (Delphi Oracle)Ill Laboratory EP ... 12-inch
Ill Adrenaline, 1994. New Copy ... $14.99 16.98
Legendary hip hop from Frankenstein, one of most respected producer/MCs to come out of the early-to-mid 90s Toronto scene – with partner AZ as the duo Delphi Oracle. The Ill Laboratory EP on Ill Adrenaline compiles cuts from rare period 12"s with some previously unreleased gems. Includes "The Roughtalk" feat Luminous, "Peace And Quiet" (plus remix), "Bottom Line" (plus remix), "Sympozium" (plus remix), Just Write A Song" and "If A Beat Were A Princess". 12-inch, Vinyl record

Possible matches52
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Gucci BoysBlockhead (dub mix, short voc version) ... 12-inch
Jam Packed, 1987. Very Good+ ... $2.99
Big beat hip hop for your random rap collection with a very Whodini sound and a Charlie Brown themed sample and rhyme. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Purple label pressing in a Jam Packed sleeve, with masking tape. Label has some pen.)

Possible matches53
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J DillaDiamonds – Shining Pt 1 (main, alternate, inst)/Ice – Shining Pt 2 (main, Ruff Draft version, inst)/The D (clear vinyl EP) ... 12-inch
Pay Jay, 2002/2013. New Copy (pic cover)... $11.99 12.98
A second fresh 12-inch of archival J Dilla from Pay Jay Productions and the Dilla Estate – with a couple of top notch cuts recorded in 2002 and slated for his vocals-centric record The Diary! This is the second knockout 12-inch featuring Diary material – this one featuring Dilla rhymes and Knottz production on "Diamonds – The Shining Pt 1" – making sweet use of a Seals & Crofts sample as a foil. "Ice – The Shining Pt 2" features production by Madlib – and "The D" is a Madlib beat that Dilla intended to add rhymes to before he passed away – and it's here in instrumental form. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Pressed on clear vinyl.)

Possible matches54
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J RoccJ Rocc Enjoyed The Experience ... 12-inch
Now Again, 2013. New Copy ... $11.99 12.98
A mad bit of drum heavy, funky excellence from Beat Junkies founder J Rocc – a killer mix crafted from the vintage private press recordings anthologized in the Enjoy The Experience compilation and book from Sinecure Books! Enjoy The Experience is an incredibly diverse set, though funky jazz, jazzy funk and funk rock were a big part of the package. J Rocc hones in on that, but truly puts his distinctive turnablist hip hop stamp – with driving funky beats that don't let up. This is a quinessential example of a great DJ crafting brilliantly unique material from found sounds! 3 long tracks on 2 sides: "ETE Part 4 (Instrumental)", "ETE Part 1" and "ETE: The Beat Edition". 12-inch, Vinyl record

Possible matches55
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New J RoccPlay This (One)/Play This Bonus Beats/Junkies Pick/Kashmere Bonus Beats ... 12-inch
Stones Throw, 2003. Very Good (pic cover)... $0.99
A couple of brand new cuts by DJ J Rocc of the World Famous Beat Junkies – his first (we think) effort for Stones Throw! "Play This (One)" is the kind of record that made DJs like Shadow and Cut Chemist saints of the sampler – capital F Funky drums all over the track, plus a nice vocal sample from some weird instructional LP, all flowing into some tasty bonus beats. The flip "Junkies Pick" is just as hot – a tight instrumental drenched in funky horn, drum, and organ samples, plus some serious JB shouts, grunts, and soul claps. This track could fit as the backing for just about anything on Soul Fire or Daptone – nothing but hard, soulful super funky beats. It features a great cover with J Rocc and others disguised behind old LP covers of Just Ice, Frank Lowe, King Crimson, Ruben Wilson and others – as if we didn't already know the man has good taste! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has an unglued bottom seam and some light edge wear.)

Possible matches56
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New JR Funk & The Love MachineFeel Good, Party Time (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Brass, 1980. Very Good- ... $2.99
Nice mid tempo club groover with a fast two-beat groove that's sort of along the same style as "Last Night A DJ Saved My Life". The a-side's got some James Brown-esque vocals, but the instrumental's a nice one, with some choppy guitar, and sparkling keyboard solos. 12-inch, Vinyl record

Possible matches57
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K-RobThe Day K-Rob Came Back (voc, inst)/Hey, Hey, Hey (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Profile, 1985. Very Good+ ... $3.99
One of those early Profile singles that somehow never made it on all the Mr. Magic or other Profile compilations. Maybe not quite as dope as the classic K-Rob track "I'm a Homeboy", but still captures that mid-80's big beat sound, along the lines of Word of Mouth. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a Profile sleeve.)

Possible matches58
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Loose EndsWatching You (12 inch voc, acapella, 7 inch voc, 12 inch 3 side dub, 12 inch voc house) ... 12-inch
Virgin/MCA, 1988. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $11.99
There's a funky beat to this one that's a bit Go-Go oriented – much more big beat and pop sounding than some of the group's other work from the time, almost in a Jimmy Jam kind of mode. That's kind of corrected on the house mix, though. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has a promo stamp and a few creases.)

Possible matches59
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Modill feat Dave (De La Soul)Vacant Rhymes (dirty, clean, kruztrumental)/Nightly (dirty, clean, kruztrumental) ... 12-inch
EV Productions, 2005. Near Mint- ... $2.99
"Vacant Rhymes" thankfully doesn't live up to the title – it's actually a tight single, both lyrically and on the beat, with guest vocals by Dave from De La Soul and Modill MC Racecar! "Nightly" is a more smoothed out number with some nice keys in the mix. Nice s**t from the Chicago underground! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a stickered sleeve.)

Possible matches60
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New Matti OilingCyclops Dance EP ... 12-inch
Jazzpuu (Finland), 1970. Very Good (pic cover)... $4.99
Funky jazz grooves from Finnish drummer Matti Oiling! The ep features 3 tracks ("Baron's Beat", "Oiling Boiling", and "Passai Ja Porkkana") lifted from Matti's Happy Jazz Band LP – recorded in 1970, with a combo that mixes organ with guitar, bass, saxes, and a bit of African finger piano, grooving together in a tightly snapping mode that sounds a bit like funky 45 jamming, a bit like an early take on the Euro funky fusion sound of the 70s! The set also includes Matti's 1977 jammer "Cyclops Dance" – a weird electronic funky tune – with a sound that's almost what you'd expect if Kraftwerk were to cut a funky 45! "Cyclops" is also remixed to pump up the beats a bit! 5 tracks in all – and lots of funky drumming! 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Oneness Of JujuEvery Way But Loose/(Family Tree) Make A Change ... 12-inch
Sutra, 1981. Very Good+ ... $13.99
Although Oneness Of Juju are best known around here for their avant funky spiritual jazz albums from the mid 70's, they're really best known in clubland for the a-side of this single, "Every Way But Loose". The track still retains some of their afro jazz elements, but it's got a heavy dancefloor beat over a nice rolling bassline, like some of Cymande's snapping tracks that crossed over into the club scene! The b-side's a more mellow affair, another more commercial number than their earlier afro jazz funk material, but keeping enough of that approach to remind you who's behind the track. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a Sutra sleeve.)

Possible matches62
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Redds & The BoysMovin' & Groovin' (long, short vocal, special dub mix) ... 12-inch
TTED, 1985. Very Good+ ... $0.99
Redds & the Boys never made it big on the national scene like Trouble Funk or EU, but they were one of the stronger Go Go acts, and this great single from '85 shows that, with some nice horn stabs in the chorus, chanted group vocals and a heavy syncopated beat. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Original TTED promo pressing. Labels have some marker.)

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Sole & Moodswing 9Banquet Of Sarcasm (voc, inst)/Three Men In A Bar (voc, inst)/Third Person (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
45 Below/Anticon, 1998. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Banquet of Sarcasm has that noisy distorted underground sound, but with a little more energy and a little less abstract/off-beat vocals. Mr. Complex and D-Story of the Arsonists are featured on Three Men In A Bar. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a stickered sleeve.)

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New ValentinoHold On To Your Dreams (7 inch mix, ext mix, inst, inst w/King) ... 12-inch
Black Socs, 1991. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $3.99
Not the Wee Gee track, but a stepper's cut that was a local sensation here in Chicago, with a Soul II Soul/Inner City type beat. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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WhatnautsHelp Is On The Way (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Harlem International, 1981. Very Good ... $7.99
An obscure later tune by The Whatnauts – issued years after their classics for All-Platinum in the early 70s – but proof that the group is always great, no matter what the setting! This tune's got a mean mean boogie groove – and was sampled to great fame by De La Soul in "Ring Ring Ring", but stands beautifully on is own. There's a rollerskating bounce to the track that's completely sublime – and the tune steps on and on and on without missing a beat! Not on any LP, either! 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Wildchild feat Percee P & MedaphoarKnicknack 2002 (voc, inst)/Kiana (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Stones Throw, 2002. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $3.99
If it looks like a Lootpack, smells like a Lootpack and sounds like a Lootpack, why isn't it a Lootpack? They bust up and then Wildchild drops a single with Madlib producing and Romes on the cut, with his on-top-of-the-beat hectic rhyme style, not quite as abstract as he's been in the past, joined on the A-side by Percee P and Medaphoar. Oh No produces the flip. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has some wear.)

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New VariousSix-Pack (clean, street, inst) ... 12-inch
Franchise/Buds, 1999. Near Mint- ... $0.99
Dope female posse record with Bahamadia, Heather B, Rah Digga, Nicki D, Precious P, and Paula Perry over and aggresive underground beat. Another one of those overlooked singles from Franchise/Buds that are still nice all the way through. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a stickered sleeve.)

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Jazz Liberatorz w/ J Live & AsheruVacation (main, inst)/Crazy MF/I Am Hip Hop (main, inst)/Wink End ... 12-inch
Kif (France), 2009. New Copy (pic cover)... Around November 1, 2014
Fresh jazz funk beats from the Jazz Liberators – and top notch rhymes from the guests! "Vacation" with J-Live has the breezy groove you might expect from the title, but J Live's rhymes are all business. "Crazy MF" is actually pretty laidback, while "I Am Hip Hop" with Asheru is laidback, funky hip jam – Asheru rhymes with a hushed tone, but forthright lyricism, with easy going keys, some funky flute in the mix, a really kind of an unpredictable beat mirrored nicely by the bass. "Wink End" is a jazzy funk instrumental with some of the sweet, Jazz Lib piano! 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Jazz Liberatorz w/Fat Lip, T Love, J SandsGenius At Work (main, inst)/Cut The Jazz/When The Clock Ticks (main, inst)/Really I Need A Profit ... 12-inch
Kif (France), 2008. New Copy (pic cover)... Early November, 2014
Jazzy hip hop funk beats from the Jazz Liberatorz! "Genius At Work" features Fat Lip & T-Love – with a funky beat, and some really nice bits of keys standing out from the beats and the bass. "When The Clock Ticks" features J Sands. The 12-inch also includes the short, jazzy funk instros "Cut The Jazz" and "Really I Need A Profit", plus the instrumental versions of "Genius At Work" and "When The Clock Ticks". 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Jazz Liberatorz w/Stacy Epps, TableekU Do (main, inst)/Music In My Mind (part 2)/Indonesia (main, inst)/Sandaga ... 12-inch
Kif (France), 2008. New Copy (pic cover)... Around November 1, 2014
A mix of jazzy hip hop funk beats & keys, laidback hip hop, and cosmic soul! "U Do" is some soul jazz keys floating over the bass and beat, and some easygoing rhymes from Stacy Epps. "Indonesia" features Tableek from Maspyke – and as the kind of lightly tripped out funky production that feels fresh from Detroit to Cali, and it's pretty much a straight up ode to fresh hip hop. "Sandaga" is a shorter instrumental with a kicked up tempo and looped keys. "Music In My Mind (Part 2)" blends boom bop and 70s soul cinema style with jazzy texture – a wide ranging groove! 12-inch, Vinyl record

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CommonRetrospect For Life (radio edit, album, inst)/Invocation/Hungry/Real Nigga Quotes ... 12-inch
Relativity, 1997. Very Good (pic cover)... Just Sold Out!
A-side features Lauryn Hill. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has a sticker and some edge wear. Label has two beat stickers.)

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Dan HartmanVertigo/Relight My Fire (voc, progressive inst rmx) ... 12-inch
Blue Sky, 1979. Sealed (reissue)... Just Sold Out!
A real sleeper of an electronic disco number – pulsating sequencer driven club tracks from Dan Hartman! Bubbling synths and a pounding 4 on the floor beat add up to a great late 70s disco number, a slightly more obscure single by him, but a great one nonetheless! 12-inch, Vinyl record

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New BlondieHeart Of Glass (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Chrysalis, 1978. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A crossover classic from the lovely Deborah Harry – a tune that broke Blondie big on the airwaves, yet which also had a great life of its own in the clubs – no doubt due to its driving Giorgio Moroder influenced disco beat! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Original pressing in a Chrysalis Disco sleeve. Label has some marker.)

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New Buc FiftyStill Breathin (radio, street, inst)/Dead End Street (radio, street, inst) ... 12-inch
Soul Assassins, 1999. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Both tracks with dope production, as we've come to expect, from the Alchemist. "Dead End Street" has a spare sound with slightly off-center beat under a nice dissonant piano bassline, and straight-ahead hardcore rhymes. "Still Breathing" uses more uptempo production and rhymes. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a stickered sleeve.)

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New Daily PlannetTriple Beam (ICTL88 mix, inst)/Soul She Feel (orig, inst)/Connoisseurs (orig, inst) ... 12-inch
All Natural, 2005. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A nice selection of trio of tracks from Daily Plannet duo – featuring guest appearances by El Da Sensai and & Theaster on the Dug Infinite produced "Triple Beam", and Wildchild of Lootpack on "Soul She Feel"! "Triple Beam" has a great horn line on the beat that you'll be hearing, and feeling, all day. The Madd Crates-produced "Soul She Feel" is fine, too, with a great Bollywood-esque femake vocal sample. 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a Fat Beats sleeve.)

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New Dead PrezHip Hop (real version, inst, censored version, acapella) ... 12-inch
Loud, 1999. Used (pic cover)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has some wear, and two stickers on the front. Label has a DJ & beat sticker.)

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New East Flatbush ProjectTried By 12 (radio, original, inst, acapella) ... 12-inch
10/30 Uproar, 1996. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Since the day this single came out, it's been a favorite for MC's to freestyle over – with just a simple drum line combined with a killer, killer koto sample, a big beat precursor to the Asian string fetish Timbaland and others used a full seven years later! 12-inch, Vinyl record

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New GQDisco Nights (Rock Freak)/Boogie Oogie Oogie ... 12-inch
Arista, 1978. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
"Disco Nights" is one of the greatest grooves ever from GQ – a tightly-stepping number that's every thing a rollerskating track should have been at the end of the 70s! The tune builds wonderfully from the very first beat – keeping time with a very sharp focus, but also letting in plenty of jazzy keyboards and other riffing – as well as some extremely catchy vocals over the top! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In an Arista sleeve.)
 
 
 



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