Stones Throw’s “Ambassador of the Boogie Funk”, Dam-Funk, is gonna play Princetober at Double Happiness. Info above on the flyer. Between Odd Future in the Nati, Wrongfest, and Envelope’s Record store release tour, 10/15 seems to be a fun-filled day.
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Stones Throw Recording artist MED has rocked with Madvillian, Dilla, Lootpack and Quasimoto in the past. On November 1st, he will drop Classic on Stones Throw which has MED teaming up with Odd Future’s Hodgy Beats, Talib Kweli, Oh No, Kurupt, and Pok. Madlib produces 10 songs on Classic, with additional production coming from the Alchemist, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Oh No and Karriem Riggins. Visit Stones Throw’s website for more info.
Stones Throw is bugging out. The respected Hip Hop imprint put out a James Pants record out a few months ago which was like a swagged-out Blank Dogs album. Of course there is Dam Funk, and the Stepkids.
Stones Throw newest plunge into releasing records more for the art schoolers is Austrialian multi-intstrumentalist/arranger Jonti.
Jonti’s upcoming album Twirligig, is said to be a melodic,psychedelic record with interesting arrangements have a turn of the millenium Animal Collective appeal.
Watch the above clip for Jonti.
The above video is of Stepkids, a tripped out group from Connecticut that have a Rotary Connection meets Edan would sample me vibe. List of other Stones Throw artists at SXSW below…Yeah that does say Dam Funk, Mayor Hawthorne and Snoop Dog. Continue reading
DUCK DOWN VS STONES THROW SOUND CLASH AT 2008’S SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST MUSIC CONFERENCE (SXSW):
On March 12th at this year’s SXSW Music Conference, two of the most highly respected Independent Labels will join forces for a legendary showcase, sponsored by V Tech phones.
The Duck Down VS Stones Throw Sound Clash will feature:
*Sean Price (Duck Down)
*Buckshot, of Black Moon (Duck Down)
*Kidz In The Hall (Duck Down)
*DJ Mister Nash (Duck Down)
*Guilty Simpson (Stones Throw)
*Percee P (Stones Throw)
*DJ Rhettmatic (Stones Throw)
New Madlib album coming August 28th. Produced just using samples from Indian records. Pretty fresh.