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RZA: ‘The Man With Iron Fists’ deluxe vinyl package (2012) + RZA feat. The Black Keys ‘Baddest Man Alive’ video

The Get On Down label are really going large on the analogue special releases this autumn and so apparently are the music buying public. The special edition ‘Purple cassette’ re-release of Chef Raekwon’s Only Built For Cuban Linx sold out so quickly I didn’t even have time to post about it. I’m still mystified as to why anyone could go batshit about the shittest format ever to carry audio in the digital age but this limited vinyl release is


Black Keys singer and guitarist Dan Auerbach releases his debut solo LP, Keep It Hid (READ MONKEYBOXING.COM REVIEW) on 10 February 2009 on Nonesuch Records. If you head on over to his myspace you’ll get a hit of what it’ll sound like – two of the three posted tracks suggest something not a million miles from what The Black Keys sound like. And if that’s not a massive surprise, it’s hardly a bad thing either is it? Y’know – what with the ‘Keys being legends and all. Auerbach himself said, “This record is a mixture of things I like to listen to, psychedelia, soul music, country harmonies.” For a full tracklist and more info. swing by nonesuch.com, where you’ll also get an audio hook-up.

Dan Auerbach – Myspace