feb five.

maaan…i haven’t done one of these in a sec! i’ll start gettin’ back onnit. anyway, here are five mashups and remixes you can find on SoundCloud that i think are thoughtful and/or well-done and have been fixtures in my sets at both AFRO FUNKE’ and ECLECTICA this month. they’re all recognizable tunes that work great as sticking points within a context of deeper tunes or as great segue tools when genre-hopping. mad props to the artists and folks who reworked the originals!

1) “Work It Out [dj vintage rerub mashup]” – Beyonce vs. Tenor Saw

2) “Blow The Hurricane Whistle [neals barkley mashup]” – Too Short vs. Trombone Shorty

3) “The Stop And Gil [loop professor mashup]” – Gilberto Gil vs. Q-Tip http://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F10437843&show_artwork=true

4) “Ms. Fat Booty [danny massure hillcrest riddim]” – Mos Def vs. Danny Massure

5) “Bam Bam [sleazy mcqueen covert edit]” – Sister Nancy


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