PETE ROCK – PETESTRUMENTALS 2

Having already released ‘One, Two, A Few More‘ and allowed us to witness a master at work in the video for ‘Cosmic Slop‘, Pete Rock releases ‘Petestrumentals 2’ in full.  The album is a collection of unreleased instrumentals [shocker!] from the legendary Hip Hop producer as he incorporates samples from Jazz and Soul in the way…

PETE ROCK – HEAVEN & EARTH

What can be said about Pete Rock that hasn’t already been said? The highly regarded New York producer, is responsible for numerous classics with the likes of CL Smooth and Nas, has now blessed us with new single ‘Heaven & Earth’.  Taken from his upcoming album ‘Petestrumentals 2’ [June 23], his latest release brings a melodic,…

PETE ROCK – ONE, TWO, A FEW MORE

The legend of Hip Hop production that is Pete Rock released his ‘Petestrumentals’ album in 2001, and has now announced the release of its follow-up with new track ‘One, Two, A Few More’.  The track is so Funky it might as well have featured on the Shaft soundtrack, with plenty of plodding bass, Jazz guitar and…

MAC MILLER – MELT [FT. SCHOOLBOY Q]

  Mac Miller and ScHoolboy Q collaborate to bring us another mellow track. Produced by Pete Rock, the smooth, jazz-inspired instrumental is perfect for Mac Miller’s raspy vocal and Q’s lyricism.  Stream the tune below via SoundCloud.

JAMLA RECORDS – JAMLA IS THE SQUAD

9th Wonder (producer extraordinaire and head of Jamla Records) releases the label’s ‘Jamla Is The Squad’ compilation, a distinctly old school collection featuring bars from legends of the game like Talib Kweli, Rapper Big Pooh, Styles P and Masta Killa, as well as production from the likes of Pete Rock, Statik Selektah and Khrysis.  Jamla…