2manydjs 1 hr ·
Remember when rap was just rap, and not hip hop? Just a guy with mic talking the song? Everyone had to have a 'rap' record, as you will be able to tell from this mix, and even though some of them are amazing, maybe not everyone should have made one. Fortunately we edited all the interesting bits together for your enjoyment. This mix contains no singing whatsoever, only 'rapping'.
Concept : Soulwax and Fergadelic
Animation: Ed Suckling
Tim Burgess from The Charlatans has been doing these listening parties for some time now but it’s really ramped up. So good. Some unbelievable artists are participating. Wanna know how they got a particular sound for a particular part of a particular song? Just ask. If you’re into any of the multitude of bands jumping in on this, you won’t be disappointed. Just keeps growing and getting better.
Tim's Twitter Listening Party - Stream or play the album in question and follow me and the relevant twitterer(s) and watch the tweets in real time. Ask questions/ share memories etc using #TimsTwitterListeningParty
<p>In 1987, the iconic filmmaker John Waters was sent by Playboy magazine to interview his all-time hero – Little Richard. It was a surreal, almost religious experience for John who had been a lifelong fan of the godfather of rock'n'roll. So why did it almost end in a fistfight?</p>