Sunday, June 22, 2008


The combination of extreme mastering plus an inevitably imbalanced tone arm resulted in the really strong kicks in "J-A-i-P-U-R" throwing the needle all over the place. Things get ugly off and on from about 4:07 to 4:33. My apologies.

1) Omar-S - "J-A-i-P-U-R" from 111 (FXHE)
2) State of Grace - "That's When We'll Be Free" from That's When We'll Be Free 12" (Profile)
3) The Jonzun Crew - "Space is the Place" from Space is the Place 12" (Tommy Boy)
4) Mad Mike - "Hi-Tech Dreams" from Hi-Tech Dreams/Lo-Tech Reality 12" (Underground Resistance)
5) Run D.M.C. - "Sucker M.C.'s (Krush Groove 1)" from It's Like That/Sucker M.C.'s (Krush Groove 1) 12" (Profile)
6) Mantronix - "Bassline" from The Album (Sleeping Bag)
7) Sylvester - "Rock the Box (Dance Version)" from Rock the Box 12" (Megatone Records)
8) Man Parrish - "Boogie Down (Bronx)" from Boogie Down (Bronx) 12" (Boiling Point)
9) Loleatta Holloway - "Crash Goes Love (Master Mix)" from Crash Goes Love 12" (Streetwise)
10) Shannon - "Give Me Tonight" from Give Me Tonight 12" (Emergency)
11) Metro Area - "Caught Up" from Metro Area (Environ)

Friday, June 13, 2008


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1) Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson - "Angel Dust" from Secrets (Arista)
2) Odyssey - "Inside Out" from Inside Out 12" (RCA)
3) David Joseph - "You Can't Hide (Your Love From Me)" from You Can't Hide (Your Love From Me) 12" (Island Records)
4) Yellow Magic Orchestra - "La Femme Chinoise/Bridge Over Troubled Music" from Yellow Magic Orchestra (Horizon Records and Tapes)
5) Mario Winans - "Already Know (KDJ Edit)" from Private Collection 12"
6) Herbie Hancock - "Spank-A-Lee" from Thrust (Columbia)
7) Theo Parrish - "Dan Ryan" from Roots Revisited 12" (Sound Signature)
8) Rick Wade - "I, Deep" from Night Phases EP (Moods & Grooves)
9) Secret Weapon - "Must Be the Music (Vocal+Instrumental)" from Must Be the Music 12" (Prelude)