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Jeru tha Damaja – Ya Playin Yourself (JChan Havoc in Heaven Remix)

Last post of 2011: I’ve always loved the video this song, in which Jeru and his trusty sidekick kung fu their way across Hong Kong. Samples from “Havoc in Heaven.” Continue reading

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Monkey Mashup 5: Taohuayuan

I flipped a pipa melody snippet and some Chinese percussion samples from 大闹天宫 (Uproar in Heaven) for this beat. Continue reading

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Monkey Mashup 2: Headache

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 that would cause its wearer to suffer from extreme headaches whenever the monk recited a particular sutra, which is pretty much how I feel on those particularly polluted Beijing days.

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