Last night Jansport J paid Uncle Shoes a visit to the Magic (weekly) radio show to promote his album, ‘Low‘ – which comes out tomorrow. He also got the opportunity to spin some tunes as well. Check out his set below. Also, be sure to check out House Shoes’ ‘Magic‘ show every Wednesday. See Original […]
On Saturday, September 22nd 2018 Fat Beats Los Angeles reopened its iconic doors. Fat Beats closed its doors in Los Angeles back on September 19th, 2010. The New York location closed down earlier that same month. For many, the closure of Fat Beats marked the end of an era. The record store being closed left […]
This collection of music focuses on the independent voice in hip-hop, where the tension of selling records to mass markets tends to be less pronounced. This doesn’t exclusively mean unsigned and you’ll note some music from career musicians. But even with long term artists the songs we selected felt less encumbered. Because of my heavy […]
Vintage Photos Recall the Early Days of Hip-Hop, Before It Became a Billion-Dollar Industry. A partial look at the collection of more than 400 images from the 1980s to the early 2000s (including the Danny Clinch photo of Nas that appeared on the cover of ego trip Magazine issue #1) at the National Museum of […]
Dilla Week 4 Februrary 28, 2016, KPFK 90.7FM [Via kpfk.org] Originally from egotripland.com: J.Rocc — Adventures in Stereo with House Shoes, Tuamie & Eric Lau (AUDIO).
House Shoes is joined by DertBeats, 14KT, Swarvy, Tuamie, Iman Omari, Stro Elliot & Jimetta Rose, each of the SCM roster taking turns taking control. February 24, 2016 Originally from egotripland.com: House Shoes – Magic (Street Corner Music x Boiler Room Live From Dublab) (AUDIO).
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Shoes once again digging through some of the samples sources Dilla used in his esteemed body of work. Originally from egotripland.com: House Shoes — The King James Version Part III (J Dilla Tribute Mix) (AUDIO).
Shoes says: So, I didn’t make a turkey on Thanksgiving. I made a beat tape consisting of early production of mine dating from 1995-2000. Hence “The Turkey Tape.” The first tracks that I made on my MPC3000, along with tracks made on the 2000 and 2000XL… RELICS. SIDE A: HOUSE SHOES – RELICS: 1995-2000 (The […]
Some of the best music of this year according to House Shoes. Go here OR here to listen if player is not working. Track List: 1. DERT – Smokey’s Reprise 2. Kamasi Washington – Askim 3. Thundercat – Them Changes 4. Quelle Chris – Where the Wild Things Roam 5. Quelle Chris – The Ones […]