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SOULCONDOR SLICES RECORDS: (SS003) F*ck Cancer/ Heavy XL; (SS004) Living For The Day/ Raise ‘Em High(Vinyl 7″)

THE CONDOR CONSORTIUM: F*ck CancerRating: ★★★★★ Now then, if you’re faced with mouth cancer advanced enough to be living in a hospice, do you a) roll over and give up or b) throw yourself into an ambitious schedule of dropping quality intercontinental hip-hop releases on vinyl from your hospital bed!!!? If you’re Del Soulcondor, the answer is emphatically the second.  And while this post might have a title
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CBNG (CUT BEETLEZ & NICE GUYS): Home

CBNG (CUT BEETLEZ &  NICE GUYS):  HomeReleased just last week, Home is the new single by Cut Beetlez and Nice Guys and finally covered today on MB despite the monkey being at, well, home. It is the third track to be lifted from the CBNG LP (also now out) on which more presently. The track finds the foursome on a mellower tip than of late, as a soothing beat comprising piano tinkles, a lounge sample and the odd bit of
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CUT BEETLEZ: Graveyard Gravitas

CUT BEETLEZ: Graveyard GravitasNew heat arrives from Cut Beetlez in the form of Graveyard Gravitas. This time the Finnish duo have invoked the sounds of a delta blues lament as their backdrop. The cut opens with a soaring theatrical sample that for twenty seconds or so belies the sombreness of what follows – and what follows is sombre indeed. Enter a super-subby bass, a mournful piano and a melancholy female
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CUT BEETLEZ vs NICE GUYS: Cut Ya Ass Up

CUT BEETLEZ vs NICE GUYS: Cut Ya Ass UpLooks like it’s joint single time as Finland’s Cut Beetlez production team team-up with Philly emcee duo Dirty Winters and Lynx 196.9 for Cut Ya Ass Up. And if that sounds nasty – it’s because it is. “What you fucking looking at? I’ll throw dry wall at your eyeballs because I’m a nice guy,” goes the intro over epic horns and double time hi-hats which belie the lumbering 87 bpm Tiger tank
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CUT BEETLEZ & THE GOOD PEOPLE: Cut People

CUT BEETLEZ & THE GOOD PEOPLE: Cut PeopleCut master! Cut faster! Yes – the ‘Fabyl four’ (a.k.a Finnish production duo Cut Beetlez and the two-man NYC rap attack The Good People) team up again in the wake of recent single Bad News for six-track EP Cut People, which – like the single – is very good news. Now then – if I was in an outfit called the Cut Beetlez, I’d probably want to get straight to the point with some nifty
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CUT BEETLEZ & THE GOOD PEOPLE: Bad News

CUT BEETLEZ & THE GOOD PEOPLE: Bad News Following an initial foray into the hip-hop market with Bronx Slang, Fabyl Recordings heads boom-bap-wards once more as Finland’s Cut Beetlez and NYC’s The Good People come together to create a ‘Fabyl Four’ for new single Bad News. And so it falls to J-Man and HP Lovescratch to set up a positively cavernous double-bass-powered beat, with Emskee and Saint providing the rhymes –
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