Common at Fat Beats (’97 Throwback)

Another DJ Eclipse video treat… “Here’s a clip from Common’s Fat Beats NYC in-store for “One Day It’ll All Make Sense”. The in-store was actually a few days before the album was released so we only had his single for sale that day. We were also pushing No I.D.’s “The Black Album” (w/Dug Infinite) which…More

A 19 yr. old Kanye up at Fat Beats (Video)

DJ Eclipse gives us the backstory to this… “The original location of Fat Beats launched on July 14, 1994 which means FB just turned 20 years old! Business was doing so well 2 years in that Joseph Abajian decided to move the store from it’s small 9th St. basement space into a 2nd floor location…More

Nonphixion breaks down their 2002 “Future Is Now” album…

Caught this, of all places, on MySpace. Didn’t know the site still existed lol..Here’s the group take on working with Pete Rock on “If You Got Love”… Ill Bill: I’m pretty sure Pete Rock brought the SP-1200 to the studio—we recorded that song in Battery and that was a treat ’cause so many great albums…More