Latest Pullin from the Stacks!

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 65 – DOWNLOAD

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 64 – DOWNLOAD

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 63 – DOWNLOAD

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 62 – DOWNLOAD

In case you’ve missed the latest episodes, Pullin from the Stacks continues on iTunes and Soundcloud. For Soundcloud users, I’ve created a separate account where the latest episodes will be published (though I will also repost them to my DJ Ian Head account as well).

I’m in PDX for the month of June doing some digging and working on some music, so there’s probably gonna be a break from the podcast until I return – but lots of funky goodness once I do!

Hope everyone is good.


Breaks and Snacks 2 (mixtape)

DOWNLOAD: Breaks & Snacks Vol. 2 (mixtape)

I started working on this tape over a year ago. People seemed to dig the first one (thank you egotripland!), and it was fun to make, so I figured I’d cut up a few more random breaks and funky records for a sequel. After laying down the music, it still seemed missing something, and so I started going back and adding vocal samples and audio clips, from both vinyl and digital sources. There is an old clip of De La Soul being interviewed on NPR where Dave and Maceo talk about the ways djs and producers buy and dig for records, and it inspired me to search further for related – and unrelated – soundbites. In the end, this tape is kind of an adventure through the world of record-buying, classic movies, 90s Grammy award ceremonies, and b-side rap accapellas, all over a backdrop of breakbeats direct from my personal crates. Like the first mix, the bulk of the mixing was done using Serato but everything besides the interview clips is from original wax.

 


Video: Dollabin “Pragmatic” Live from Brooklyn


Pullin from the Stacks – Tribute to Axelrod and Junie

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Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 58 (Tribute to Axelrod and Junie)

RIP David Axelrod and Walter “Junie” Morrison. Geniuses who inspired me and countless others.

Apologies for the lack of updates recently – been super busy. As usual, Soundcloud and Instagram are updated on a consistent basis.

 


New Vinyl Release! Limited Edition 7-inch from DollaBin (DJ Ian Head & Verbal Math)

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ORDER: Limited Edition Dollabin 7-inch Vinyl (http://dollabin.bandcamp.com)

It’s here! The Dollabin crew of DJ Ian Head and Verbal Math has finally pressed our own piece of wax. The A-side is a favorite from our first release ten years ago, “Pragmatic,” and the B-side is the exclusive new song “Style Points Coda.” As a bonus, we threw on an instrumental of “Pragmatic” as well.

Vinyl is in limited supply so grab a copy now!

Thanks so everyone who continues to support independent music.


New vinyl release coming soon…

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The second vinyl release from Everydaybeats is coming very soon…this time from the Dollabin duo, Verbal Math and DJ Ian Head. Ten years after our EP release dedicated to digging up old records, we’re pressing our own music up on wax. Side A is a classic from that original release, and Side B are a couple vinyl exclusives. Stay tuned!


Latest Pullin from the Stacks Episodes

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 41 – DOWNLOAD

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 40 – DOWNLOAD

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 39 – DOWNLOAD

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 38 – DOWNLOAD

Pullin from the Stacks – Episode 37 – DOWNLOAD

Lots of good funky treats the past couple months, including the latest episode full of records from recent digging adventures in Portland.

More coming soon!


crunchy album-cuts (new mix)

New Mixtape: Crunch Album-only Hip-Hop Cuts (DOWNLOAD)

A mix of a few hip-hop album-only classics, all from original vinyl. Which means, they all sound crunchy and old and kinda rough. But hopefully also fun.

Tracklisting: Freddie Foxxx, Jungle Brothers, Organized Konfusion, Yo-Yo, LLCoolJ, 3rd Bass, EPMD, Above the Law, Del the Funkee Homosapien, Gang Starr, MC Lyte, Big Daddy Kane, Ice Cube, Black Sheep.