web analytics
KING KOOBA - Imperial Solution

Debut LP from King Kooba on the diverse Second Skin label and, as you'd expect, it's a m [ ... ]

+ Full Story
Punk as a RebellionPunk as a Rebellion

Punk is the mixture of the American avant-garde and the British roots that boom [ ... ]

+ Full Story
Casinos Famous for Live Music Acts

There is no doubt to the fact that the casino holidays are becoming more popular and the [ ... ]

+ Full Story
What happens when you are injured at a live music event?What happens when you are injured at a l...

No one expects the unthinkable to happen: what should have been the best night of one's  [ ... ]

+ Full Story
 
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DAS EFX Generation FXThe long awaited return of the rats was worth the wait. The Brooklyn crew joined forces with Parrish from EPMD to set the standard, at least until the next Tribe Called Quest bomb drops. Some truly excellent samples like the bassline from 'Egyptian Lover', some Shalimar, and that sweet, dreamy keyboard riff from 'Strawberry Letter 23,' as well as a completely fucked up usage of 'The Eye of the Tiger,' on the title track, and the 'Dazz' keyboard tone that Ice Cube used when he was king.

Everybody from Redman, EPMD, to Miss Jones get up and give it up for Das, who have not gotten the respect they deserved since their debut single 'They want EFX' four years ago. Of all the NY crews, Das has the most west coast style in their flavor, the way the voices double over one another until you are surrounded and the stream of boasts and challenges. Even if they play down the glamour of it all like a typical New York crew. The six tracks produced by Parrish exclusively are dense with sonic information and the momst interesting musically, although the texture throughout heavy on reference, and musicality. Dope.

Gashaus Music Magazine on Facebook

Photos from the Gashaus