Archive for the ‘Weekly CD Giveaway’ Category

06.23
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: Chrome Children 2 – Compilation

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Congrats to the winner of last week’s giveaway.

This week sees us offering Chrome Children 2, a compilation featuring various underground and indie artists such as Madlib, MED, Roc C and more.

This 2007 Stones Throw release is the follow-up to the first installment which was also a collaboration with Adult Swim. These 16 tracks hit genres ranging from “hip-hop to funky soul to electro-new wave and even jazz.”

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Stones Throw

Edit: Congrats to this week’s winner Michelle Rosborough from Riverside, CA!

06.16
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: Raul Midon – A World Within A World

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Congrats to the winner of last week’s giveaway.

This week sees us offering a free CD from soulful singer-songwriter Raul Midon.

Raul Midon is frequently compared to Stevie Wonder for a few reasons: he’s visually impaired, his music is driven by a soulful social consciousness and his compositions are stronger than Teflon. His music is a combination of classic soul, Latin syncopation and other genres. This sophomore album, A World Within A World, dropped September of 2007 on Manhattan Records.

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http://www.raulmidon.com/

http://www.myspace.com/raulmidon

Manhattan Records

Edit: Congrats to winner Christopher Marleton from Bellevue, WA!

06.9
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: Anthony Hamilton – Southern Comfort

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Congrats to our winner of last week’s giveaway.

This week we have the 2007 release from Anthony Hamilton, the soulful-filled Southern Comfort.

Hamilton is known for his classic soul singing style evoking the likes of Bill Withers and this collection of previously-unreleased tracks from the vaults offers up some real gems.

The winning set was dropped on Merovingian Records and will definitely satisfy soul fans.

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http://www.anthonyhamilton.com/

Edit: Congrats to winner Shawn Taylor from Chicago, IL!

06.2
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: Z-Trip – All Pro

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The weekly CD giveaway took a little vacation last week however congrats to the winner of our last giveaway.

This week sees us offering a free CD from the innovative DJ producer Z-Trip.

Z-Trip is known for his unique mash-ups and his work on this release is a fair example. Dropped July 2007 on the Decon label, All Pro features rappers such as Casual, Rakim, and Aceyalone as well as rockers like the Deftones.

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www.djztrip.com

Decon Records

Edit: Congrats to winner Barbara Gregory, Palmdale, CA!

05.19
08

Weekly CD Giveaway – DJ Spooky – Creation Rebel

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Congrats to our winner of last week’s giveaway.

DJ Spooky‘s Creation Rebel is offered by reggae titan Trojan Records, a label of Sanctuary Records Group, and is a compilation of hot and unique remixes featuring roots artists such as Rob Swift, Bob Marley, and Mad Professor. Throughout the 14-track release, one is reminded of hip-hop music’s reggae roots when listening to this excellent album released in October of 2007.

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Review

www.djspooky.com

www.myspace.com/djspooky

Trojan Records

Edit: Congrats to our winner Dale Schmucker from New Haven, IN!

05.12
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: Ledisi – Lost & Found

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Congrats to our winner of last week’s giveaway.

This week’s free CD offers some sweet, earthy, majestic soul. Ledisi’s Lost & Found was released in August 2007 and features a more mainstream R&B sound than usual from this Grammy-nominated Bay Area artist.

Ledisi, who studied opera, is a true soul singer whose classic artistry shines throughout the album. Lost & Found is Ledisi’s 3rd studio album and the first to be released on major label Verve.

Look out for more great music from Ledisi and in the meantime, if you’re a fan of singers such as Angie Stone, Raheem DeVaughn, or Rahsaan Patterson you definitely need to win this one.

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www.ledisi.com

http://www.myspace.com/ledisi

Verve

Edit: Congrats to our winner John Sheel of Grand Ledge, MI!

05.5
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: Madlib – Beat Konducta Vol. 3-4

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Congrats to our winner of last week’s giveaway.

This week sees the latest from underground producing titan Madlib.

Beat Konducta was described by the Detroit Metro Times as: “Part beat CD and part imaginary film sound track..” and this installment was released in August of last year.

Dedicated to “fans of J Dilla, Timbaland, MF Doom [and] Alchemist,” the album comes courtesy of seminal label Stones Throw.

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Madlib at StonesThrow.com

Edit: Congrats to this week’s winner Ben Thompson of La Vista, NE!

04.28
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: “Dilated Peoples – The Release Party”

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Congrats to our winner of last week’s giveaway.

Last week’s DVD giveaway was such a hit, we’re giving away another movie.

This time it’s “Dilated Peoples – The Release Party.” Released last year by ABB Records the flick follows the careers of Evidence, Rakaa (Iriscience) and Babu through the years. It also features all of the trio’s videos, bonus content, a live concert, and a bonus 7-track audio CD full of remixes.

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Dilated Peoples Biography


Dilated Peoples OFFICIAL SITE

Edit: Congrats to this week’s winner Marvin Omandy of Boston, MA.

04.21
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: “Life After Death: The Movie – Ten Years Later”

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Congrats to our winner of last week’s giveaway.

This week we have Life After Death: The Movie – Ten Years Later. Starring Lil’ Kim, Diddy, Notorious B.I.G. and D-Roc.

This DVD was released in July of 2007 – a little more than ten years after the murder of Notorious B.I.G. The film chronicles the careers and lives of the people he worked with (Lil’ Kim, Junior Mafia and their manager D-Roc) and follows them from 1997-2007; right up to the Hot 97 shootout that led to Lil’ Kim going to prison.

The film is narrated by Jamie Hector of The Wire and includes actual footage of the Hot 97 shootout. D-Roc put it out on his RocDarling Films.

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RocDarling Films

Edit: Congrats to winner Tracy Flex of Calumet City, IL! 

04.14
08

Weekly CD Giveaway: Maysa – Feel The Fire

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Congrats to our winner of last week’s giveaway.

This week we have Maysa’s Feel The Fire. Most fans of grown ad sexy R&B/soul music know Maysa as a vocalist for jazzy outfit Incognito. Maysa dropped this set in May of 2007 and it features her smoky vocals covering some of her favorite slow jam classics such as “Send For Me,” “Ain’t No Sunshine,” “You Are My Starship” and more.

Released by Shanachie Records, the set contains 10 sweet soul classics interpreted by this modern day singer and a big hit with fans.

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Maysa’s Official Site

REVIEW

Edit: Congrats to this week’s winner Charles Hubbert from Milwaukee, WI!