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Samples from Monkey King Conquers Demon. Advertisements
Lyrical firewater by a quartet of heavyweights – I copped the samples from a Turkish funk song (of unknown origin) and xylophone and bells from “Monkey vs White Boned Demon.”
I flipped a pipa melody snippet and some Chinese percussion samples from 大闹天宫 (Uproar in Heaven) for this beat.
One more from my Monkey Mashup series – this one’s on the Middle Eastern tip with samples from ‘Jeitili” (artist unknown), Egyptian percussionist and composer Hossam Ramsy‘s ‘Wana Be-ied Annak (When I Am Not Near You),’ which I discovered via the … Continue reading
Happy Halloween. This is a very early mash-up I made with samples from Monkey Conquers the Demon and the distorted drumtrack from Tortoise’s ‘Seneca.’ It’s a little all over the place and some of the levels are off, but fitting … Continue reading
Made this beat with an introduction sampled from “The Hills Are Alive,” Elvin Jones’s “Summertime,” a beat from Cee Knowledge‘s “The Nutcracker” and my own loop with samples from Monkey King Conquers the Demon.
Here’s a dub song I remixed with samples from Jamaican reggae legend Rupie Edwards‘ “Ire Feelings (Leggo Skanga)” and “Monkey King Conquers the Demon.” Shout out to Mixtape Riot for turning me onto the original blend of these two seminal songs.
Here’s another series of beats I made with samples from Monkey King Conquers the Demon. Those familiar with the story may recall that the monk Tangsen (a.k.a. Xuanzang) was able to keep Sun Wukong (Monkey) in line with a headband … Continue reading
Like most kids growing up in a Chinese household, I was introduced to the story of the Monkey King (Sun Wukong) from Journey to the West at an early age. Nearly 40 years later, I still think it’s a fantastic … Continue reading