In celebration of the Check The Technique Vol 2 release party at The Rub this weekend, we went back and put together a mix of some of the greatest joints from Brian Coleman’s Check The Technique Vol 1. Head over to Brooklyn Radio to listen and download.
Hot off the presses, we have our 2nd annual Official New Year’s Eve Mix with our buddies at Okayplayer. Head over here to read their kind words, stream, and see the full tracklist. Then head over here to buy your tickets for our NYE party. (HURRY! There’s only about 100 left.)
Doors swing open at 10pm and you should definitely be there early.
$10 before midnight and $15 after.
Costumes aren’t mandatory, but having fun is!
The Rub x Brian Coleman – Check The Technique 2
A brand new mixtape for hip-hop junkies selected from Brian Coleman’s new book, “Check The Technique Volume 2″. An ornate jigsaw puzzle of classic hip-hop records mixed with the original samples: 80s, 90s, 00s raps from 3rd Bass, The Coup, Gravediggaz, The Beatnuts, Kool G Rap, Dr. Octagon, Black Star and many more.
Tracklist (after the jump)
The Rub will be taking over the basement of Santos Party House for the Freedom Party on October 10th! Will be a night to remember. Come through and mention The Rub at the door!
We’ve got a brand new mix of classic soul to hold you down over the long weekend and ease the pain of the end of summer! Stream and download it over at BrooklynRadio. It goes like this:
The Drifters – Under the Boardwalk (1964)
The Shirelles – Will You Love Me Tomorrow (1960)
James Brown – Try Me (1959)
Dion – Runaround Sue (1961)
Frankie Lymon and The Teenagers – Why Do Fools Fall In Love (1955)
Franki Valli and the Four Seasons – Beggin (1967)
The Supremes – You Keep Me Hangin On (1966)
Fontella Bass – Rescue Me (1965)
Martha Reeves and the Vandellas – Jimmy Mack (1967)
The Del-Vikings – Come Go With Me (1961)
Brenton Wood – Gimme Little Sign (1967)
The Spinners – It’s A Shame (1964)
Sam & Dave – Hold On, I’m Coming (1966)
The Supremes – You Can’t Hurry Love (1966)
Gloria Jones – Tainted Love (1965)
The Contours – Do You Love Me (1962)
Jackie Wilson – Higher and Higher (1967)
Otis Redding – Dock of the Bay (1968)