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Karriem Riggins & Madlib – Jahari Massamba Unit merch

Karriem Riggins, Madlib — November 30, 2020 | Comments Off on Karriem Riggins & Madlib – Jahari Massamba Unit merch

New merch with designs based on Pardon My French by Madlib & Karriem Riggins’ Jahari Massamba Unit.

In the series: Pull-Over Hoodie | Zipper Hoodie | Shirt (Blue/Black) | Shirt (Red/Sand) | LP Cover Shirt (more…)

Houston Rap: Revised 2nd Edition

Sinecure Books — November 27, 2020 | Comments Off on Houston Rap: Revised 2nd Edition

The book that “defines Houston hip-hop” – Bun B

Revised 2nd Edition, and Deluxe Bundle (Book + Album + Cassette + Print + Bag)

IN THE SHOP: HOUSTON RAP (DELUXE BUNDLE) (more…)

Jahari Massamba Unit – Karriem Riggins & Madlib – Pardon My French

Karriem Riggins, Madlib — October 22, 2020 | Comments Off on Jahari Massamba Unit – Karriem Riggins & Madlib – Pardon My French

Drums: Karriem Riggins. Instruments: Madlib.

We would have called it Spiritual Jazz but Phil Ranelin told us to call it Black Classical Music.

VINYL: JAHARI MASSAMBA UNIT – PARDON MY FRENCH (more…)

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Piñata ’64 / Piñata ’74 – Record Store Day

Freddie Gibbs, Madlib — October 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Piñata ’64 / Piñata ’74 – Record Store Day

October 2020 update: The long-delayed Piñata ’74 aka Piñata (Blaxploitation Version) will be in participating record stores October 24 – a Record Store Day Drops release

Its companion piece Piñata ’64 is SOLD OUT (more…)

Bernard “Pretty” Purdie’s Record Collection

Rappcats — October 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Bernard “Pretty” Purdie’s Record Collection

Bernard “Pretty” Purdie is a legendary R&B, soul and funk drummer who has been doing session work since the early 60s. The records he’s played on by the likes of Steely Dan, Miles Davis, and Aretha Franklin could fill a library. That’s what we’re offering in this unusual record sale: Purdie’s own library of records, most of which he has played on himself.

IN THE SHOP: BERNARD PRETTY PURDIE’S RECORD COLLECTION (GRAB BAGS) (more…)