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The History of Madlib’s Studio & Vinyl Collection (Pictures)

Madlib recently opened his doors to some exclusive artifacts of his so-far-storied career.

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Stones Throw x Wax Poetics '45 Live' (Video)

Together with Stones Throw, in partnership with Maker’s Mark and Converse, we presented “45 Live” featuring all 45 DJ sets from 14KT, J Rocc, Amir, Dam-Funk, PB Wolf, and Madlib, with special guest DJ Rhettmatic.” – Wax Poetics

Damn.  Where was this and where was I?  Shouts to WordIsBond for the clip.

Guilty Simpson & Madlib – Cali Hills (Mp3)

Off OJ Simpson, this track is Guilty’s story about working with the late legendary producer, J Dilla.  Dilla was the first to give Simpson an chance to be featured on Jaylib’s Strapped back in 2003.

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Madlib – Two Tracks from 'Beat Konducta in Africa' (Mp3s)

Here are two tracks off the upcoming, Beat Konducta of Africa which drops March 23rd via Stones Throw Records.

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Madlib’s Young Jazz Rebels – Slave Riot (Mp3)

Stones Throw:

“Young Jazz Rebels is a Madlib jazz group from the Yesterdays Universe collective. The album Slave Riot, their debut, is an avant-garde free jazz record, a style Madlib has been developing with Young Jazz Rebels since their debut on 2006’s Chrome Childrencompilation with the track “Nino’s Deed.”

An alternate take of “Nino’s Deed” is included on Slave Riot, with 17 others – sounds ranging from heavy rhythm (“The Legends of Mankind”) to electro-jazz fusion (“Forces Unseen”, “Black Freedom”) to the sparse and experimental heard in the 2-part album centerpiece, “Slaved Riot”.

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Radiohead's Thom Yorke Suggests Collaboration With Madlib

From Jay-Z to Murs to Blitz The Ambassador, emcees have long championed the creativity and artistry of veteran UK band Radiohead. The group’s 15-plus year string of cult followed albums has made them one of the most sought-after live acts, and their “pay what you want” business model for last album In Rainbows, was revolutionary to independent musicians. The band’s frontman, Thom Yorke, is also a fan of Rap.

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Guilty Simpson – Before the Verdict (prod. by Madlib) (Mp3)

Another track from Guilty Simpson and Madlib to tease your tastebuds.  This one’s called Before the Verdict.  I can’t wait for that OJ Simpson joint to drop!

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