Tag Archives: Kool G Rap
This joint’s been remixed a million times, but it never gets old – this is the seminal crime rap track. Continue reading
Quite possibly the dopest MC of all time. Is there anything Kool G Rap has spit on that isn’t heat? Continue reading
Flipped another track with samples from Krautrockers CAN. Continue reading
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