VIDEO: WATCH THE SOUND feat. DJ DYNAMIX (EXCLUSIVE)

The Beat Junkies video series “Watch The Sound” returns, spotlighting on Djs/Turntablists that we like and letting them get busy. This episode, we feature Redbull 3x LA Thre3style Champion, Dj Dynamix of the IF2 crew. Watch him get down as he chops up the Rasco classic song “The Unassited”. You can follow Dynamix on Twitter and IG: @dynamixif2

TONIGHT – 7.20.15: MOTOWN ON MONDAYS LONG BEACH LAUNCH AT THE FEDERAL BAR

Starting tonight (July 20) is the official launch of Motown On Mondays Long Beach at The Federal Bar. If you are familiar with the Motown On Mondays parties, you know what to expect…that soulful Motown era and other music related eras. The rotating Djs for MOM LBC are Icy Ice, Sloepoke, Justpudge, Dubs One, Remark, Phatrick, DDouble, & Jeffcee. For all Long Beach massive & surrounding areas, this is the place to be tonight and every Monday nights!

TONIGHT – JULY 17TH: VS LOS ANGLELES w/ HOUSESHOES & MR. CHOC AT THE COMPLEX

Tonight (July 17th), it’s the return of the monthly soundclash event “VS Los Angeles” at The Complex in Glendale. This month’s special guest is the one & only Houseshoes, in which he will be playing all Dj Premier songs, & our very own Mr. Choc, who will be playing Pete Rock‘s catalogue. Along with residents Dj Nobody & Taurus Scott. It’s a 21 and over event from 9p-2a; $5 all night. This is a night you don’t want to miss!

AUDIO: FINALE – “BITS & PIECES” MIXTAPE (MIXED BY HOUSESHOES)

Detroit representative Finale is prepping up his return to the recording world for his upcoming album “Odds & Ends” on Mello Music Group. But before he drops his album, he drops a dope mixtape to remind the public just how dope he’s is called “Bits & Pieces”, mixed by the one & only Houseshoes. Featuring production by¬†Black Milk, Oddisee, House Shoes, Knxwledge, Waajeed, Nottz, Flying Lotus, and more. Get familiar with Finale‚Äôs work, below, and be sure to cop Odds & Ends on August 14th via Mello Music Group

TONIGHT! JULY 15TH: BABU & RHETTMATIC JUDGING THE ASTRO DJ BATTLE (ROUND 4)

TONIGHT!¬†Thursday, July 15th, our very own Babu & Rhettmatic will be guest judges for the “Across The Fader” Dj Battle presented by Astro Sound & Lighting in Glendale. The event is hosted by Dj Prophet and starts at 7pm. We will be selling official Beat Junkie merchandise at the Dj competition. For more info:¬†https://www.astroavl.com/at-astro/across-the-fader

NEW SHOW: TEXAS SCRATCH LEAGUE’S “VIBEROOM” ON BEAT JUNKIE RADIO STARTING SAT. JULY 18TH & EVERY 3RD SATURDAYS

The Beat Junkies would like to welcome the Texas Scratch League to the Beat Junkie Radio family. This Saturday (July 18th) & every 3rd Saturdays from 5-7pm PST/7-9pm CST, the Texas Scratch League will air their own show called “Viberoom”. Listen to some of the best Djs/Turntablist get down coming from the Lone Star State. Make sure to download the Dash Radio FREE app on ITunes or Google Play to listen to the show or go to www.dashradio.com and click on the “Beat Junkie Radio” channel to tune in!

AUDIO: THE BEAT JUNKIES – “SOUNDCHECK” EP. 10 w/ IMMORTAL TECHNIQUE, ANDERSON .PAAK, & BUDGIE (7.7.15)

Speaking of Soundcheck…..here’s the official audio from our show this past Tuesday.

The Beat Junkies present:‚Ä® Soundcheck
Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles‚Ä® 7-10PM
Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month
On The Beat Junkie Radio channel
Exclusively on Dash Radio.
Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com.

Soundcheck ep. 10 (7.7.15) w/ Immortal Technique, Anderson .Paak, & Budgie

Dj Rhettmatic set

Moss – Boombastic feat Slum Village
Prhyme – Courtesy (Marco Polo remix)
Bishop Lamont – Mutiny feat. Rich Kidd
Papoose – The Plug
The Black Opera – Sacred Cow
Pete Rock – 90s Class Act
Your Old Droog – Senseless Killin II
Skyzoo – See A Key feat Jadakiss
Heresy – Da Call Out
Pete Rock – Gonna Love You

Special Guest Immortal Technique

Immortal Technique – Industrial Revolution
Chino XL – Arm Yourself feat Immortal Technique & Sick Jacken
Immortal Technique – Positive Balance feat Big Zoo
Immortal Technique -The 3rd World
Immortal Technique – Rebel Armz
Pharoahe Monch – W.A.R feat Immortal Technique
Immortal Technique – Point Of No Return
Immortal Technique – Parole (Evil Genius Remix)
Immortal Technique – Dance With The Devil
Immortal Technique – Lick Shots feat Crooked I & Chino XL
Immortal Technique – Top Of The Food Chain

Dj Babu set

Ghostface Killah – Get The Money
Bilal – Love Over Money feat. Kendrick Lamar
Slum Village – Love Is feat Bilal & Illa J
Czarface – Kaboom feat MF DOOM
Bishop Neru – Somebody Waits

Special Guest Anderson .Paak

Jon Wayne – Green light ft Anderson .Paak
Anderson .Paak – Milk n Honey
Anderson .Paak – Piece On The Glovebox
Anderson .Paak – King Dave

Anderson .Paak – P.Y.P (play your part)
Anderson .Paak – Boom Bap
Anderson .Paak – Celibate
Dj Premier x BMB Spacekid- til its done ft Anderson .Paak
Anderson .Paak – Maps
Anderson .Paak – Get Em Up
Knx x Anderson .Paak – Suede

Dj Babu set 2

Statik Selecta – Top Tier feat Sean P
Pac Div – Roll The Dice
Cormega – No Filter feat Roc Marci
Ghostface Killah – Return Of The Savage feat Raekwon

Special Guest: Budgie
Budgie set

IMAGES: DJ BABU’S & M.SISION BTS PHOTOS OF “SOUNDCHECK” EP. 10 (7.7.15)

If you didn’t know, our very own Dj Babu the Dilated Junkie is a professional amateur photographer. If you follow his IG profile, you know what to expect. The man behind “Instababs” also has a tumblr page. Check out some of his Behind The Scene pictures from our Soundcheck radio show this past Tuesday (7.7.15) with additional pictures from Maricel Sison

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See the rest of the pics here: http://djbabu.tumblr.com/post/123616196491/soundcheck-episode-10-w-immortal-technique?utm_campaign=SharedPost&utm_medium=Email&utm_source=TumblriOS

AUDIO: PETE ROCK – “PETESTRUMENTALS 2” OFFICIAL MIXTAPE BY J.ROCC

Mello Music Group just dropped the Official Mixtape of Pete Rock‘s “Petestrumentals 2”, put together by the our very own J.Rocc aka The Funky President aka Soul Brother #2. Peep the goodness. “Petestrumentals 2” out now!

MUSIC VIDEO: HERESY (MONIE LOVE’S NEW GROUP) – “DA CALL OUT” (Prod by MISTA LAWNGE)

Our good friend J.Rawls‘ record label Polar Entertainment recently signed the legendary Monie Love‘s new group called “Heresy”. The all-female Hip Hop¬†group consists of Carolina Dirty, Dominique LaRue, MyVerse & of course Monie Love. They have an official single/video called “Da Call Out” from their self-titled EP; this song is produced by Black Sheep’s Mista Lounge. Support that quality independent Hip Hop!

THURS. JULY 9TH: KNXWLEDGE “HUD DREAMS” LA RELEASE PARTY w/ PB WOLF, J.ROCC, & SAMIAYM

This Thursday (July 9th), Stones Throw presents the official Knxwledge “Hud Dreams” LA Release Party at¬†Club Bahla in Los Angeles. With special guest DJs: Stones Throw head honcho Peanut Butter Wolf, our very own J.Rocc, & the one & only SamIyam. Doors open 8:30pm…it’s an 18+ event. Come thru, vibe out, & celebrate Knxwledge’s album official release!

TONIGHT (7.5.15): LISTEN TO J.ROCC’S “ADVENTURES IN STEREO” w/ special guest DJ MURO on 90.7FM – KPFK

Tonight is another incredible episode of J.Rocc‘s very own radio show “Adventures In Stereo” on 90.7FM KPFK in LA or www.kpfk.org Worldwide from 10pm-12am PST. This week’s guest is the legendary DJ Muro, the King Of Diggin, all the way from Japan. This is going to be a dope show tonight so don’t miss out & tune in!!

BEAT JUNKIE RADIO WELCOMES VOIDSHIFT RADIO – EVERY SUNDAYS 7-9PM

Beat Junkie Radio would to welcome aboard Voidshift Radio as our 1st official speciality program show outside of the Beat Junkies.

You’re wondering “Who or What is Voidshift Radio?”. Here’s a brief description:

“Voidshift¬†is a beat and rhythms hub of individuals dedicated to music and audio/visual projects that represents the culture around us. The main objective for Voidshift is to share our music, collaborative efforts, and creativity accessible throughout all of the universe.¬†Expression is one of the many qualities that we hold as humans, and through Voidshift, we hope to inspire you to keep expressing your passions no matter what the¬†obstacle”

The collective from Voidshift Radio have been doing their radio show for quite sometime and we’re excited to have them share their wealth & passion of music. ¬†Starting tonight (July 5th) & every Sunday nights, Voidshift Radio will be broadcasting from 7-9pm on Beat Junkie Radio, exclusively on Dash Radio.

Here’s a taste of their show….if you like what you hear, please download the FREE Dash Radio App or listen on the web: www.dashradio.com and tune in tonight! Shoutouts to Wave Groove, Erok, & Justpudge.

Voidshift Radio – no.46 – Astronautica, Triton Bloom, Rick G., Dom Prieto, wave Groove by Voidshift Radio on Mixcloud

AUDIO: SOULECTION RADIO #214 w/ DJ CRAZE

Speaking of Dj Craze, our boy got busy as a guest on Soulection Radio on their latest episode #214. We also like to say congratulations to our boy Joe Kay and the whole Soulection crew by taking their radio show to Apple Music‘s “Beats 1” radio station. That’s a big move! It’s still the same thing but on a bigger scale. ¬†But for the meantime, enjoy the sounds.

FRIDAY – JULY 3RD: DO-OVER x SLOW ROAST BBQ AT EGYPTIAN THEATRE (HOLLYWOOD)

Friday, July 3rd, both our good friends Dj Craze & the Do Over crew are joining forces for the Do-Over x Slow Roast BBQ at The Egyptian Theater. What a way to kick off the 4th Of July weekend. With this much power along with surprise special guests, you definitely don’t want to miss this. For more info:¬†http://www.thedoover.net/slowroast/la/index.html

“Whatchawannado?!”

FRIDAY – JULY 3RD: SNAPBACK FRIDAYS w/ DJ ICY ICE, DJ REMARK, DJ ORION + DJ IFTW & DJ MANWELL

Friday, July 3rd, on the night before 4th Of July, it’s another installment of Snapback Fridays at The Federal Bar in Long Beach. This week’s special guests, Snapback LBC welcomes DMC World Supremcy Champion Dj IFTW & DMC Los Angeles Champion Dj Manwell, along with residents Dj Icy Ice, Dj Remark, & Dj Orion. If you want to get your groove on & dance to classic Hip Hop & R&B, this is the place to be.

NEW MUSIC: THE BLACK OPERA – “SACRED COW”

The Black Opera collective continues to drop joints from solo & group efforts. With TBO members Magestik Legend & Jamall Bufford dropping new material individually, this time the TBO collective joins forces to drop a new group material.¬†In an era where the idea of justice remains in question, these questions linger as well: Who can you trust? Who can you believe in? Those questions apply to “the system” and to rap music in 2015.¬†Sacred Cow is The Black Opera’s way of answering those questions.

NEW MUSIC: FINALE – “JUST DUE” feat. HOMEBOY SANDMAN & MIZ KORONA (PROD. BY ODDISEE)

It’s been a hot minute since we’ve heard new music from the Detroit representative, Finale. He drops a new joint from his new upcoming album “Odds & Ends”, produced entirely by Oddisee, on Mello Music Group. The 1st joint is called “Just Due” featuring NY’s own Homeboy Sandman & fellow Detroiter Miz Korona. If this is an indication on what’s on the new album, we are in for a treat! Album drops August 14th.

TONIGHT 6.26.15: RENEGADES OF RHYTHM VHS RELEASE & SCREENING AT DOWNTOWN INDEPENDENT

Los Angeles, tonight (June 26th) is the Dj Shadow/Cut Chemist VHS Release Party & Screening of the “Renegades Of Rhythm” tour at the Downtown Independent in Downtown LA.

DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist are debuting the movie version of their ‘Renegades Of Rhythm’ live show honoring Afrika Bambaataa, filmed in Oakland last November.¬†The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Cut Chemist and DJ Shadow.¬† Additionally, guests may choose to purchase a limited edition VHS tape of the movie, which will be on sale at the venue.¬† Advance tickets for the screening are $10 in advance, and may be purchased¬†http://renegades.bpt.me.

VIDEO: UNSUNG – DJ QUIK (FULL EPISODE)

Unsung is a dope music documentary series that features well respected R&B & Hip Hop artists that never really get their just due & focus on their history….kinda like another “Behind The Music” steeze. This particular feature is focused on the legendary West Coast producer Dj Quik. Watch the whole episode. Bigups to TV One & Ego Trip.

TONIGHT – 6.26.15: SNAPBACK FRIDAYS w/ DJ ICY ICE, DJ REMARK, DJ ORION + WELLS P & RUTHLESS RAMSEY

Tonight, Friday June 26th, it’s another installment of Snapback Fridays at The Federal Bar in Long Beach. This week’s guests is Dj Wells P & Dj Ruthless Ramsey along with Dj Icy Ice, Dj Remark, & Dj Orion. This is the place to be to hear & dance to classic R&B & Hip Hop if you’re in the 562!

TONIGHT 6.25.15: NIGHTLINE w/ D-STYLES & MELO-D AT THE POT LOBBY BAR

TONIGHT, June 25th is another installment of Nightline at the Pot Lobby Bar, brought to you by The Line Hotel & The Beat Junkies. This month’s residents is our very own D-Styles & Melo-D. Free admission from 9pm-1am, 21 & over. Come thru for some good music, drinks, vibes in the heart of Koreatown. Shoutouts to the our main man Chef Roy Choi!

AUDIO: THE BEAT JUNKIES PRESENTS SOUNDCHECK EP. 9 w/ DOM KENNEDY & BAD LUCC

The Beat Junkies present:‚Ä® Soundcheck
Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles‚Ä® 7-10PM
Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month
On The Beat Junkie Radio channel
Exclusively on Dash Radio.
Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com.

Soundcheck Ep. 9 (6.23.15) with Dom Kennedy & Bad Lucc

Dj Babu set
Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge – Get The Money feat Vince Staples
Bilal – Money Over Love feat Kendrick Lamar
Slum Village – Love Is feat Bilal & Illa J
Pete Rock – Heaven & Earth
Black Milk – I Guess
Bilal – Pleasure Toy feat Big K.R.I.T

Jrocc set
Pete Rock – ???
Roc Marci – ???
Krondon God Understand Me feat Shafiq Husein
DaM Funk – Just Ease Your Mind From All Negativity
Starship Connection – Heart Breaker
Tek.Lun – Where I Was Born
Guilty Simpson – Popularity Game feat Elzhi
J-Dilla – Curb Servin instr.

Special Guest Dom Kennedy

Dom Kennedy Medley mix (Dj Babu)
Dom Kennedy – Gold Alpinas feat Rick Ross
Dom Kennedy – We Ball feat Kendrick Lamar
Dom kennedy – 1997
Dom Kennedy – P H (prod by Dj Dahi)
Dom Kennedy – Still Callin
Dom Kennedy – Dream To Me
Dom Kennedy – O.P.M
Dom Kennedy – Daddy
Dom Kennedy – Represent (I like that)
Dom Kennedy Interview
Dom Kennedy – 2 Bad

Dj Babu 2nd set
Frank Nitt – Slippin
Madchild – Devils and Angels
Cormega – No Filter feat Roc Marci
Thundercat – Them Changes feat Kamasi Washington
Camp Lo – Black Jesus
Jay Electronica – Road To Perdition

Special guest: Bad Lucc

Bad Lucc Medley mix (Dj Rhettmatic)
Bad Lucc – Buck, Buck, Buck feat Problem
Dubb Union – Dub You! feat Kurupt & Traci Nelson
Bad Lucc – Amazing feat Problem & Stoney The Dealer
Bad Lucc – Bang Dat Shit
Strong Arm Steady – The Movement (Born Into It remix) feat Bad Lucc
Bad Lucc & Mykestro – The Best
Bad Lucc – Hands Down
Snoop Dogg presents Dubb Union – Western Union feat Bj The Chicago Kid & Daz Dillinger
Bad Lucc – Get Em feat Jay Rock
Bad Lucc – Mr. Officer feat Kay Cola
Bad Lucc – Freestyle Accapella
Bad Lucc – Humiliate

Jrocc 2nd set
JP Morgan – Coming Back JP
Junclassic РNo Realer  feat Maniac
Cazal Organism – Maferefun Oshun/Your Love
Knxwledge – Momma
Krondon – ??
Onra – That’s Me feat Black Milk
Ras G & the African Space Program – Lord of Lords
Alchemist – Bold
Alchemist – Matzik
Freddie Gibbs – Pimp Hand
Common- Nag Champa
NxWorries – Link Up

TONIGHT – 6.23.15: SOUNDCHECK ON BEAT JUNKIE RADIO w/ special guests DOM KENNEDY & BAD LUCC

LOS ANGELES & WORLDWIDE! Tonight (June 23rd) is another episode of Soundcheck on Beat Junkie Radio exclusively on Dash Radio. We are LIVE from 7-10pm PST. Our special guests are 2 of West Coast’s Finest: Dom Kennedy & Bad Lucc. You can tune in tonight by downloading the FREE Dash Radio app for ITunes & Android or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com.

NEW MUSIC: BILAL – “MONEY OVER LOVE” feat. KENDRICK LAMAR (prod. by ADRIAN YOUNGE)

This is the joint people have been waiting to hear. The soul singer was all over Kendrick Lamar‘s “To Pimp A Butterfly” album, so he returns the favor for Bilal‘s new album “In Another Life”, entirely produced by our good friend Adrian Younge. The joint is called “Money Over Love” and this psychodelic jam doesn’t disappoint. In Another Life drops June 30th!

NEW MUSIC: DAM-FUNK – “WE CONTINUE”

Finally, the Stones Throw Funkster, Dam-Funk releases his 1st official single from his upcoming album “Into The Light” on Stones Throw Records. It’s called “We Continue” and this funk ditty does not disappoint. Peep the goodness below & pre-order the album on ITunes or Stones Throw when it drops September 4th!

NEW MERCH: “THE WILD PITCH JUNKIES” T-SHIRT AVAILABLE NOW AT WWW.BEATJUNKIES.COM

To all our Beat Junkie fans & supporters, we have a new design from our t-shirt line. It’s the “Wild Pitch Junkies” in honor of the classic independent Hip Hop label Wild Pitch. You can purchase the shirts at our website NOW:¬†http://staging.beatjunkies.com/shop/

FRIDAY 6.19.15: VS. LOS ANGELES w/ COLEMAN, RHETTMATIC, NOBODY, & TAURUS SCOTT at THE COMPLEX

Friday June 19th is a start of a new monthly residency with Nobody (Low End Theory) & Taurus Scott (Hellfyre Club) called Vs. Los Angeles, a Musical Soundclash where the DJs play music from their favorite music producers/artists. Their first guest is Mochilla‘s own Eric Coleman playing a Madlib set & our very own Rhettmatic playing all Dilla joints. ¬†All happening at the Complex in Glendale. 21+, $5 all night. Come thru for some banging beats!

FRIDAY 6.19.15: SNAPBACK FRIDAYS w/ DJ ICY ICE, DJ REMARK, DJ ORION + DJ NANDO BEATS

Friday June 19th, it’s another installment of Snapback Fridays at The Federal Bar in Long Beach. This week’s guest is Dj Nando Beats along with Dj Icy Ice, Dj Remark, & Dj Orion. This is the place to be¬†to hear & dance to classic R&B & Hip Hop if you’re in the 562!

TONIGHT – 6.16.15: OLIVER WANG’S “LEGIONS OF BOOM” BOOK SIGNING/Q&A PANEL at THE ARTFORM STUDIO

TONIGHT, June 6th, author & scholar Oliver Wang aka O-Dub will be having a book signing & Q&A panel at The Artform Studio in Little Tokyo, in honor of his new book “Legions Of Boom: Filipino American Mobile Dj Crews In The Bay Area”. Oliver will be joined with music industry veteran Brian Samson & our very own Rhettmatic for the Q&A panel to talk about the Filipino American Mobile DJ Scenes in the Bay Area & LA, hosted by Dj Kaleem. ¬†It’s a FREE event from 7-10pm. ¬†Come thru to get your copy of the book & learn some history of the Filipino American Mobile Dj scene.

AUDIO: THE BEAT JUNKIES PRESENTS SOUNDCHECK EP. 8 (6.9.15) w/ ORIJANUS, MAD SKILLZ, & SEEFOUR

The Beat Junkies present: 
Soundcheck

Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles
 7-10PM Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month 
On The Beat Junkie Radio channel
Exclusively on Dash Radio.

Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com.

Soundcheck Ep. 8 w/ Orijanus, Mad Skillz, Seefour (6.9.15)

Dj Rhettmatic set

Pumpkinhead Tribute Mix
Brooklyn Academy feat. Jean Grae – Raise Ya Hands
Immortal Technique – the illest feat. Jean Grae Pumpkinhead
Immortal Technique РPeruvian Cocaine feat Poison Pen & Pumpkinhead 
Pumpkinhead РWack Emcees
Pumpkinhead – Wake Up
Pumpkinhead – Dynamic remix feat Bad Seed
Pumpkinhead – I Just Wanna Rhyme
Pumpkinhead – Anything
Pumpkinhead – Here
Pumpkinhead x Roc Marciano – ???
Pumpkinhead – Authentic
Pumpkinhead – Swordfish
Pumpkinhead – Trifactor feat Superstition & Wordsworth
Pumpkinhead – Relax remix feat J Davey

Special Guest: Orijanus

Quick Orijanus Medley Mix
Losco x Orijanus  РLoscooj
J-Dilla -The $ (Orijanus remix)
Orijanus – Ipanema
Orijanus – Eat
Orijanus – Rick1

Orijanus set

Dj Rhettmatic Set 2
Heresy – Move That Flow
Krondon & Chase N Cashe РLike us feat Freeway
Rick Gonzalez – Hail Mary
Hus Kingpin & SmooVth – Playoffs
Prhyme – Courtesy (Marco Polo remix)
Dert Floyd – Sunday School

Special Guest: Mad Skillz

Mad Skillz Medley Mix
Artifacts – Dynamite Soul feat. Mad Skillz
Mad ‚Ä®Skillz – It’s Going Down
Mad Skillz – Stretch Armstrong Freestyle ‚Ä®#2
Skillz & Bink – Rakim Smile
Skillz – Blow remix
High & Mighty – B-Boy Document
Mad Skillz – Extra Abstract Skillz
Mad Skillz – Nod Factor (Excel edit)
Mad Skillz – Stretch Armstrong Freestyle #1

Mad Skillz DJ Set

Dj Rhettmatic Set 3
Dj Jazzy Jeff & Dayne Jordan – Harder
Czarface – Kaboom feat MF DOOM
Nas – Life’s A Bitch (J.Rocc remix)
Nikobeats – The Picture
Nikobeats – Iamcrazy

Special Guest: SeeFour
SeeFour – Be My Side
SeeFour – Freestyle

J.Rocc Set
Redman – Dunflato
Oh No – Untitled Exclusive
Nameless – Git-Cha-Sum
Tall Black Guy-  Solar Coaster For The People
Black Milk – August slap
The Meters – Hand Clapping Song
Black Milk – Meter Hands
M.O.P РExtended Family (J.Rocc remix)
Dirtydiggs РHenchmen feat Killa Kali
Onra – That’s Me feat Black Milk
NxWorries – Wngs
Black Milk РMary Jane candy beat
Nikobeats РWednesday
Cazal Organism – She Likes The God
Ras G & The African Space Program – Rain

TONIGHT – FRI. 6.12.15: SNAPBACK FRIDAYS w/ DJ ICY ICE, DJ REMARK, DJ ORION + JUST PUDGE

Tonight, Friday June 12th is another installment of Snapback Fridays at The Federal Bar in Long Beach. This week’s guest: Just Pudge plus resident DJs: Icy Ice, Dj Remark, & Dj Orion. The place to be to hear/dance to classic Hip Hop & R&B.

AUDIO: J.ROCC’S “ADVENTURES IN STEREO” RADIO SHOW (6.7.15) w/ special guest: EGYPTIAN LOVER

The Funky President J.Rocc has his very own radio show called “Adventures In Stereo”, every Sundays from 10pm-12am PST on KPFK 90.7FM in Los Angeles. This past Sunday (6.7.15), he had the legendary Egyptian Lover as his studio guest; J (along w/ Rhettmatic) were able to talk with him on early days of DJing, Uncle Jamm’s Army, & his new album “1984”….plus the West Coast Legend was able to get down live on the mix as well gettin busy on the Roland TR-808. ¬†Peep out the goodness!

Adventures In Stereo (6-7-15) with guest THE EGYPTIAN LOVER by Jrocc on Mixcloud

TONIGHT – 6.9.15: THE BEAT JUNKIES PRESENTS SOUNDCHECK EP. 8 w/ ORIJANUS, MAD SKILLZ, & SEEFOUR ON DASH RADIO.

Los Angeles & Worldwide….tonight, June 9th, it’s the return of Soundcheck radio show on Beat Junkie Radio exclusively Dash Radio. Tonight’s guests are Soulection‘s own Orijanus, the legendary Mad Skillz, & the upcoming SeeFour. Tune in tonight from 7pm – 10pm PST. Get the FREE Dash Radio App to listen or listen on our website: www.beatjunkies.com. Shoutouts to Dj Skee & C-Minus.

TONIGHT – FRI. 6.5.15: FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT PRESENTS SOULSLAM (MJ/PRINCE TRIBUTE) w/ DJ SPINNA

Los Angeles….tonight, Friday 6.5.15, our good friends Footlong Development are back with their yearly Michael Jackson/Prince tribute “Soul Slam” with the one & only Dj Spinna plus opening set by Monalisa. All happening at The Echoplex in Los Angeles. This is something you do not want to miss! For more info:¬†http://www.footlongdevelopment.com/

AUDIO/VIDEO: NAS & DE LA SOUL FREESTYLING ON TIM WESTWOOD’S SHOW (1996)

UK’s own, the legendary Tim Westwood releases an audio excerpt from his radio show that features a dope freestyle between Nas & De La Soul, as all 3 MCs are going off the top of the dome while Maseo is providing the zigga zigga. ¬†It’s totally dope to hear these legends going bar for bar, trading verses, & having fun at the same time. Bigups to Egotrip for this ditty!

FRIDAY – 6.5.15: SNAPBACK FRIDAYS w/ DJ ICY ICE, DJ REMARK, DJ ORION + special guest DJ RONIX

Friday June 6th is another installment of Snapback Fridays at the Federal Bar in Long Beach with residents Dj Icy Ice, Dj Remark, & Dj Orion. Their special guest is Dj Ronix. Come thru for some classic Hip Hop & R&B tunes & get your groove on.

NEW MUSIC: DAM-FUNK – “STFU” EP (FREE DOWNLOAD)

The Funkateer himself, Dam-Funk drops a free EP called “STFU” to hold all you Funksters down before he drops his upcoming 2nd solo album “Invite The Light” on Stones Throw Records. Four new instrumental tracks produced, recorded, composed, & played by Dam-Funk.¬†DF is currently on the last two weeks of a U.S. tour with Todd Rundgren.¬†

Download the EP here: http://www.stonesthrow.com/news/2015/06/dam-funk-stfu

NEW MUSIC: JAY ROCK – “MONEY TREE DEUCES”

The oldest member of the TDE/Black Hippy Crew, Jay Rock returns with another joint to whet the appetite for his fans that are waiting for his upcoming sophomore album. The newest joint is called “Money Tree Deuces” and if this is an indication what to expect, you can best believe that he is coming with a quality album.

VIDEO: “WATCH THE SOUND” VIDEO SERIES feat. DJ MANWELL

The Watch The Sound video series is back again….the last one we did, we featured DMC World Supremacy Champion, Dj IFTW. This time, we are now featuring the recently crowned DMC 2015 LA Champion, Dj Manwell.¬†For more info on Manwell, follow him on IG and Twitter at @djmanwell. For all things Beat Junkies, be sure and visit us at www.beatjunkies.com. Also, tune into our #BeatJunkieRadio station on the new Dash Radio app (free download for iphone and Android)

AUDIO: J.ROCC LIVE AT THE DO-OVER LOS ANGELES (5.17.15)

If you’re partying on a Sunday in LA over the summer, chances are you’re at the Do-Over. You might even be lucky enough to see our very own¬†J Rocc the Funky President, laying down the vibes. We were there last weekend and recorded the whole thing, hosted by the man himself Mad Skillz. Shout outs to our good friends Haycock, Strong, & Aloe Blacc as well as Serato, Adidas, & Red Bull. ¬†Make sure to check out the Do-Over during the summer:

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J.Rocc Live at the Do-Over Los Angeles – 05.17.15 by Serato on Mixcloud

TONIGHT – FRI. 5.29.15: SNAPBACK FRIDAYS w/ DJ ICY ICE, DJ REMARK, & DJ ORION + PJ BUTTA OF 93.5 KDAY

Tonight, Friday May 29th is another installment of Snapback Fridays at the Federal Bar in Long Beach with residents Dj Icy Ice, Dj Remark, & Dj Orion. Their special guest is PJ Butta of 93.5FM KDAY. Come thru for some classic Hip Hop & R&B tunes & get your groove on.

TONIGHT – MAY 29TH: SOUL SESSIONS SUMMER SERIES w/ DJ MELO-D at GRAND STAR JAZZ CLUB

TONIGHT! Friday, May 29th, it’s the return of the Soul Sessions Reunion Summer Series at the Grand Star Jazz Club. With residents Plann B, The Remitch,¬†Baby Bubba, & B-Nasty along with special guest, our very own Melo-D. It’s a 21 and over event, $5 before 11pm, $7 after. Come thru for a night of fun, drinks, & dancing.

AUDIO: THE BEAT JUNKIES PRESENTS SOUNDCHECK EP. 7 (5.26.15) w/ GASLAMP KILLER & FRANK NITT

The Beat Junkies present:
Soundcheck

Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles
7-10PM Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month
On The Beat Junkie Radio channel

Exclusively on Dash Radio.

Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com.

Soundcheck Ep. 7 w/ Gaslamp Killer & Frank Nitt (5.26.15)

Dj Babu set

Freddie Gibbs – Dope House
Knx & Anderson Paak – Suede
Black Milk – I Guess
Pete Rock – Heaven & Earth
Czarface – Nightcrawler
Raekwon – 1, 2 1, 2 feat Snoop Dogg
Slum Village – Expressive feat BJ The Chicago Kid & Illa J
Just Blaze – Inhuman Nature

Guest: Frank Nitt

Frank Nitt – Slippin
Madlib & Frank Nitty – Pain
Frank n Dank – Everybody Get Up
J-Dilla – We F’d Up feat Frank n Dank
Frank Nitt – Official Supreme feat Botni Applebum
J-Dilla – Pause feat Frank-n-Dank
Frank Nitt Freestyle
Frank Nitt – Classic
Frank Nitt – My Hit Record

Dj Rhettmatic set

Jonwayne – Green Light feat Anderson Paak
Rick Gonzalez – Hail Mary
Hus Kingpin & SmooVth – Playoffs
Agallah – Rolling Stoned feat Ras Kass
Planet Asia – Loogies feat. Godfather Pt. III
Dr Dre – 2Nite feat Kendrick Lamar & Jeremiah
Nikobeats – The Picture
Your old droog – senseless killin II
Rick Gonzalez – Love & Money feat Prodigy
Ed OG – Sorta Way feat Reks
Nas – Life’s A Bitch (J.Rocc remix)
Nikobeats – Iamcrazy
Madlib – Sitar Ride

Gaslamp Killer mix

Dj Babu second set

Madchild – Devils & Angels
Camp Lo – Black Jesus
Nikobeats – Breaking My Heart
Prhyme – Courtesy (Marco polo remix)
Denaun Porter – Told Y’all feat. Rapsody
Fashawn – Higher instr.

TONIGHT – THURS. 5.28.15: THE LINE HOTEL & BEAT JUNKIES PRESENTS NIGHTLINE AT THE POT LOBBY BAR w/ RHETTMATIC & MR. CHOC

Tonight, The Beat Junkies are back with their monthly joint Nightline at the Pot Lobby Bar inside the Line Hotel in Koreatown, Los Angeles. This month’s residents are Rhettmatic & Mr. Choc. It’s FREE All Night from 9pm – 1am…21 and over. Come thru for some good music, good vibes, & good drinks. Spread The Word!

TONIGHT 5.22.15: SNAPBACK FRIDAYS w/ DJ ICY ICE, DJ REMARK, DJ ORION + special guest: DJ BELLA FIASCO

Tonight, May 22nd….kicking off Memorial Day Weekend is another installment of Snapback Fridays at The Federal Bar in Long Beach, with residents Dj Icy Ice, Dj Remark, & Dj Orion. Their special guest this week: Dj Bella Fiasco. If you want to hear classic Hip Hop & R&B, this is the place to be….

SUN. MAY 24TH: DILATED PEOPLES AT THE RHYMESAYERS’ “SOUNDSET” MUSIC FESTIVAL

Rakaa Iriscience, Evidence, & our very own¬†Dj Babu¬†aka¬†Dilated Peoples¬†will be performing at the Soundset Music Festival, presented by Rhymesayers’ Entertainment. They will be sharing the stage with Atmosphere, Ice Cube, J-Cole, & many Hip Hop legends; hosted by Sway (Wake Up Show/Shade 45). All happening at The Canterbury Park in Minnesota. For more info: rhymesayers.com., ¬†soundsetfestival.com, fifthelementonline.com

SAT. MAY 23RD: DILATED PEOPLES AT SASQUATCH MUSIC FESTIVAL

Rakaa Iriscience, Evidence, & our very own Dj Babu aka Dilated Peoples will be performing at the Sasquatch Music Festival in Quincy, WA sharing the stage with Kendrick Lamar, Run The Jewels, Little Dragon, & many more. They will be performing at the Bigfoot stage on Saturday, May 23rd.  For more info: http://sasquatchfestival.com/

FRIDAY, MAY 22: DILATED PEOPLES AT THE CALIFORNIA ROOTS MUSIC FESTIVAL

Rakaa Iriscience, Evidence, & our very own Dj Babu aka Dilated Peoples will be performing at the California Roots Music Festival in Monterey, CA along with The Roots, Slightly Stoopid, Steel Pulse & many more on Friday, May 22nd.  For more info: www.californiarootsfestival.com

TONIGHT – WED. MAY 20TH: DEVIL’S PIE SOUL – “LEGION OF BOOM” RELEASE PARTY w/ DJ ICY ICE & DJ DYNAMIX

Tonight, May 20th, is another installment of Devil’s Pie Soul at Lock N Key in K-Town Los Angeles, celebrating the release of author Oliver Wang‘s “Legion Of Boom” Book. With special guests Dj Icy Ice & Dj Dynamix plus resident DJs Phatrick & Sean O. Free All Night!

NEW MUSIC: GHOSTFACE KILLAH & ADRIAN YOUNGE – “RETURN OF THE SAVAGE” feat. RAEKWON & RZA

Just after the heels of Adrian Younge‘s official label launch of Linear Labs last week, this joint just dropped. This is the new Ghostface Killah joint called “Return Of The Savage” featuring Raekwon & Rza, off the sequel of “Twelve Reasons To Die”….it’s the first joint off the new album. Coming soon on Linear Lab.

TONIGHT – FRI. 5.15.15: SNAPBACK FRIDAYS w/ DJ ICY ICE, DJ REMARK, DJ ORION + special guest: DJ E-MAN (POWER 106)

Tonight is another installment of Snapback Fridays at The Federal Bar¬†in Long Beach with resident Djs: Icy Ice, Dj Remark, & Dj Orion. This week’s special guest & birthday boy: Dj E-Man of Power 106. The best spot for Classic Hip Hop & R&B to get your groove on in Long Beach….Don’t Sleep!

AUDIO: THE BEAT JUNKIES PRESENTS SOUNDCHECK EP. 6 (5.12.15) w/ RAS G

The newest episode of Soundcheck is now up!

The Beat Junkies present:
Soundcheck
Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles
7-10PM Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month
 On The Beat Junkie Radio channel
Exclusively on Dash Radio.
Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com.

Soundcheck Ep. 6 (5.12.15) with Ras G

Dj Rhettmatic set
Agallah – Rolling Ttoned feat Ras Kass
Planet Asia x Dirtydiggs –¬† Loogies feat. Godfather Pt. 3
Sean Price –¬† S.E.A.N
Bad Lucc – Buck Buck Buck feat. Problem
Marvelous Mag – I’m from Brooklyn feat Skyzoo & Brenton‚Ä®Magestik Legend – Just Enough For The City (prod by 14KT)‚Ä®Theory Hazit – Honorable Mention
Clear Soul Forces- Gamma Ray
Jonwayne – Minerals & Gems
Nikobeats – I Can’t do That To Me
Nikobeats – Wednesday feat Fly Anakin & Henny Lo
Hus Kingpin & SmooVth feat. Killer Ben – Shooting Gods
Bad Lucc – Hands Down
Miliano – Cocaina
Planet Asia x Dirtydiggs – Love, Hell or Right
Frank Nitt – Classic
Blame One – Disturbed remix feat Sean P & Fashawn
Oddisee – Belong To The World

Guest: Ras G
(Ras G Medley)
Ras G –¬† “Sun Behind The Clouds
Ras G – G Iz Us
Ras G – Hear U
Ras G – Fly Away
Ras G and The Afrikan Space Program – Jackie
Ras G – Polo Jackets & Dashiki
Ras G – Come Down (2 Earth)
Ras G and The Afrikan Space Program – Breakfast Blunts
Ras G and The Afrikan Space Program- Ourtrilliantend
Ras G – Alkebulan
Ras G – Bruce Leroy Glow feat Koreatown Oddity
Ras G Live SP-404 set

D-Styles set
D-Styles – Felonious Funk Remix
Vince Staples – Blue Suede
Dexter – Gimme No More
Jay Electronica – Exhibit A
Flako РRehuscope
J
ay Electronica – Dear Moleskin
Omid – Electric City (remix)
Snka – No Groove No Shoes
Stagga – Buff Gyal Riddim
Tall Black Guy – I Wanna Play Sumthing For You
Johnny Moog – Crack Pu$$aay
Kutmah & Tehbis – Griots
Mophono – The Edge Slip On Beat remix
Dexter- The Simpson Flip
Co.Fee – Bourgeois
Mos Def – Auditorium feat Slick Rick
Eric B & Rakim – Microphone Fiend
Nas- Get Down
Scratch 22 – Medicine Man
22 – KenLo Craqnuques (orange)
Alter – Calle Primera
BIGFOOT – ???
Frank-n-Dank – Where’s The Party At
Notorious Big – Juicy instr

Mr.Choc set:
Masta Killa – The Return Of The Masta Kill
Action Bronson – Terry
J-Live – I Am A Man
Pete Rock- One, Two A Few More
Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Scarface
Pharoahe Monch РRapid Eye Movement feat Black Thought
Large Pro РOpulence
Sean Price – Kurt Rambis
Axel F – All Day instr
Raekwon – 1-2 1-2 feat Snoop Dogg
Madvillain- America’s Most Blunted
Styles P – True & Living
Greg Nice – DWYCK (Beat Junkies Dubplate)
Lord Finesse – Fat For The 90s (demo)
De La Soul – God It feat Nas
Boca 45 – Dig Eat Beats Repeat
Pete Rock – Clean Getaway feat Uncle Murda
Gangrene – Play It Cool feat Earl Sweatshirt
Jonwayne – Green Light feat Anderson Paak
Ka – Iron Age feat Roc Marciano
Dilated Peoples – Directors
Statik Selektah – Thrill Is Gone feat Styles P & Talib Kweli
Black Milk – Cold Day
Action Bronson РFalconry feat Mayhem Lauren & Big Body Bes 
Action Bronson РWarlord Leather feat Earl Sweatshirt
Outro