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Little Vic ftg Kool G Rap – All Caked Up (JChan Remix)

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Kool G Rap ftg Nas – Fast Life (JChan Remix)

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Kool G Rap and Defari – Real Life (JChan Timpani Remix)

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Kool G Rap – On the Run (JChan GMin Remix)

This joint’s been remixed a million times, but it never gets old – this is the seminal crime rap track. Continue reading

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Kool G Rap – Foul Cats (JChan JazzTip Remix)

Quite possibly the dopest MC of all time. Is there anything Kool G Rap has spit on that isn’t heat?  Continue reading

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Jedi Mind Tricks ftg Kool G Rap vs CAN – Animal Rap (JChan Moonshake Remix)

Flipped another track with samples from Krautrockers CAN. Continue reading

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Kool G Rap ftg Ma Barker – ‘Bout That (JChan Billy Jack Remix)

Curtis Mayfield’s “Billy Jack” provides the main bassline sample for my remix of Kool G Rap ftg Ma Barker’s ‘Bout That‘.

Check out the video below to see the Pusherman himself performing this slept-on classic live. Continue reading

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Kool G Rap ‘Ill Street Blues’ (JChan Screaming into Space Remix)

Kool G Rap is one of the roughest MCs out there – and still going strong – definitely in my top five favorites. I made this remix of his seminal crime rap classic with a beat I made using the Reactable for iPad app.

Looking like something straight out of Star Trek, this electronic console synthesizer enables you to make music/noise/beats/soundscapes in an entirely different way – rather than playing on a traditional keyboard, tracks and effects are played and manipulated on a “table.” The actual instrument (see photo below) is fantastically futuristic looking and was introduced to live audiences on a Bjork tour a few years back. The analog processors and effects are tailor made for electronic music, but are entirely capable of flipping funky syncopated beats if you load up the right loops (via WAV files). More importantly, it’s incredibly fun to use and addictive. Continue reading

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