J Dilla

Interview with Tim Einenkel

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You can listen to my full interview with Tim Einenkel here. We discuss what it means to be a producer vs. a beat maker, the legendary J-Dilla, and the samples used in The Pharcyde’s hit “Passin’ Me By”.

The Pharcyde Takeover of SiriusXM

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This week take a trip with The Pharcyde! The hip-hop legends hand-pick classic joints, recall hazy stories from the road, and tell us what we can expect in their future. It’s a takeover you don’t want to let “pass you [...]

Video Blog: The Pharcyde J Dilla Tribute DC

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After a couple days-worth of flying to and from the Jazz Fest in Halifax, I finally landed in Washington DC for the 6th annual J Dilla Tribute. Man… I think the sun had it out for DC because the temperature [...]

The Pharcyde to perform at 6th Annual J Dilla Tribute

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The Pharcyde to perform at the 6th Annual J Dilla Tribute On Tuesday, July 12th at the 930 Club in Washington DC, The Pharcyde will perform in honor of the late J Dilla, producer extraordinaire responsible for such hits as [...]

Rock the Bells: J Dilla

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Me, Imani, and Q-Tip reminiscing about the late, great J. Dilla backstage at Rock The Bells.