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Review: MF Doom, “Expektoration Live”

MF Doom, Expektoration Live Gold Dust Media Expektoration Live captures a MF Doom concert at B.B. King’s in New York. Judging from the track list, which draws heavily from Operation Doomsday, his Madvillain project and MM…Food, the gig took place … Continue reading

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Masta Killa, “Live”

Masta Killa, Live Gold Dust Media Masta Killa has quietly carved out a fine solo career independent of his Wu-Tang Clan brothers, issuing modest gems like 2004’s No Said Date. On Live, the New York rapper “keeps it classical like … Continue reading

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New track listing for DOOM’s “Unexpected Guests”

Since my post on DOOM’s Unexpected Guests last month, Gold Dust Media has changed the track listing considerably. Several cuts have been removed, including De La Soul’s memorable “Rock Co.Kane Flow” single. Others have been added, too, notably a previously-unreleased … Continue reading

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Del & Tame One’s “Parallel Uni-verse”

Tomorrow, October 13, Del the Funky Homosapien and Tame One pair up for Parallel Uni-verse. It’ll be released by Gold Dust Media, and is completely produced by Parallel Thought. And for anyone who felt that Del fell off with The … Continue reading

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Crown City Rockers’ “The Day After Forever”

Bay Area hip hop band Crown City Rockers has finally finished its third album (the first was recorded as Mission:) and first in five years (!). Initially called 5 Gold Stars and set for release via RED Distribution, The Day … Continue reading

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DOOM’s “Unexpected Guests”

With the fall season fully underway, misanthropic rapper/producer DOOM is making a surprise contribution to the glut of new product. Set for release on October 27 via Lex Records Gold Dust Media, Unexpected Guests compiles several guest appearances, including his … Continue reading

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DJ Muggs presents Soul Assassins’ “Intermission”

On June 23, influential producer DJ Muggs will present a new collection of Soul Assassins tracks via Gold Dust Media. Intermission features dozens of street rappers, from B-Real (Muggs’ partner in Cypress Hill) and Planet Asia (with whom he issued … Continue reading

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Scratch brings Kanye West, others to “Loss 4 Wordz”

Tis’ the season for goofy, unexpected mashups — see N.A.S.A., the BPA and MSTRKRFT’s latest for proof. And with his new album, Loss 4 Wordz, former Roots member Scratch has added to the micro-trend. The track listing for his second … Continue reading

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Zion-I heralds “The Takeover”

Bay Area duo Zion-I has scheduled its fourth album, The Takeover, for January 27 on Gold Dust Media. “Zion I has a reputation of being very spiritual and serious,” says MC Zion a.k.a. Zumbi in a press release. “I think … Continue reading

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People Under the Stairs celebrate ten years with greatest hits, tour and “Fun DMC”

This fall, true school hip-hop vets People Under the Stairs will celebrate ten years in the rap game with a series of new projects. First comes a greatest hits collection from Om Records, the San Francisco label which signed the … Continue reading

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