Tag: jay-z

DEAD FRIDAYS: VERY INTERESTING DEAD KIDS

The theme of this past week’s DEAD AIR BASS 009 podcast was “very interesting” music. Below are 5 very interesting tunes, involving very interesting DEAD KIDS (artists previously featured on DKGL).

 

DRAKE FT. MAJID JORDAN – HOLD ON WE’RE GOING HOME (PHAT DEUCE 110 EDIT)

Drake makes such romantic tunes. Simply through the…



DEAD AIR BASS 009 (THAT WAS INTERESTING)

This month’s theme is “That was interesting”. If you think DAB has been boundary pushing in the past, wait til you hear what I’ve got planned for this one. I might even take it too far. Hahaaaa. We’ll see what happens



DEAD FRIDAYS: BASS ACROSS THE SPECTRUM

I’m always going on about the wide and wonderfully versatile spectrum of BASS MUSIC. Here’s a demonstration, to back up all my big talk. 5 tracks, all very different, but all exist together under one umbrella, unified by a heavy emphasis on low frequencies.

BASSNECTAR – UPSIDE DOWN (BASSNECTAR & TERRAVITA REMIX)



MUSEUM MONDAYS: THE INFLUENCE OF PHARRELL WILLIAMS ON TOP 40

What do Britney Spears, The Strokes, Wreckx-N-Effects, Nelly, Azealia Banks, Waka Flocka Flame and Daft Punk have in common? The answer is surprisingly,

 Pharrell Williams.

 

The multi-talented 13-time grammy nominated singer-songwriter, rapper and producer has done an…



DEAD FRIDAYS: THE RE-BIRTH OF RAP

I would have thought that 2013 would finally be the year that we saw HIP HOP go out of style, as a popular genre of music. Thanks to the efforts of adventurous new MCs and producers taking this beaten down and basterdized genre in  new directions, RAP music is experiencing a re-birth. A bunch of…



FAP & TRAP WEDNSEDAYS: SESSION 19

What do we want? FAP & TRAP! When do we want it?? WEDNESDAYS!!!

BORGEOUS – RAGS TO RICHES

There’s already too many 99 PROBLEMS remixes, just like there’s already too much Trap music. But LA’s BORGEOUS has…



MUSEUM MONDAYS: THE INFLUENCE OF DUBSTEP IN TOP 40 by Wax Museum

The Influence of Dubstep in Top 40

Now, a few year after the dubstep craze has come and almost gone, we’re going to assume you know what we’re talking about. When we first heard it we thought; no way is this going to make it into the…



MUSEUM MONDAYS: TOP 40’S BASTARDIZATION OF HOUSE MUSIC

This month’s topic is the introduction of Top 40 artists sampling house songs and rapping over them. While ViVi was certain the 2008 Mims remix of Enur’s ‘Calabria’ had spurred this phenomenon, of course, Pitbull was the…



DEAD FRIDAY: DIFFERENT VERSIONS

This Friday, I’m giving you 4 very different versions of songs that have already been featured here on DKGL, at one time or another.

JAY-Z & KANYE WEST – NIGGAS IN PARIS (CODES REMIX)

A few Dead Fridays ago, I…



Girl Shake that – Jello! by ViVi Diamond

It was almost impossible to escape last years smash hit, Like a G6, and Far East Movement is following up the record with a hot collab alongside Baltimore Native Rapper RYE RYE: JELLO!

The group, abbreviated as FM,…