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me and Buckshot used to "work" in the mailroom together at Soul records in downtown manhattan. -- Ish

80 blocks




saw omar perform at montreaux jazz festival during reachin' tours. he got on stage at 5am and murdered it. in brixton last year in a jamaican record store saw a flyer for him with a valentines day performance i know that was the move...

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Charles mingus is a favorite of my dad Big Reg. he used to talk about and listen to this cat often. he would talk about this movie all the time, he love when, in a later scene mingus bust the shotty through his ceiling...

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marvin gaye – cleo’s apt


this album i was submerged in, Fully. -- Ish

Ishmael Butler of Digable Planets / Shabazz Palaces x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover


To celebrate the vinyl reissue of Digable Planets' incendiary, ahead-of-its-time classic Blowout Comb, we're extremely honored to hand over the keys to one of our favorite artists of all time, DPs (and now Shabazz Palaces) visionary Ishmael Butler...

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Digable Planets – Blowout Comb vinyl reissue


Brace yourself for our second gushing Light in the Attic post of the week: the label has announced the first vinyl reissue of our favorite hip-hop record ever, Digable Planets' still somewhat under-appreciated, ahead-of-its-time 1994 classic, Blowout Comb...

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digable planets x soul train


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