Essential 90’s beat tapes(Bandcamp)

Bandcamp Daily just did a drop on five essential 90’s beat tapes and among those these are the 3 stand-outs… Pete Rock – Lost Sessions: A goldmine of some previously unheard beats from one of the greatest producers of all time. Pete Rock’s Lost Sessions are full of the kind of bouncy, soulful tracks, similar…More

Press Pause: The History Of Pause Tape Production

Good write-up on the history of pause tapes. Here’s an excerpt… A good pause button and a vivid imagination were all young hip-hop enthusiasts needed to create something out of their sense of wonder. Using a boombox or stereo with dual cassette decks, aspiring DJs and producers would play and record a sample from another…More