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Cut Master C – Silent Murder

It must have been 1997 when my friend brought Cut Master C’s Silent Murder mixtape back from New York City. I don’t know where he bought the tape but judging by the quality it was probably behind the counter of a bodega somewhere up in harlem World or further South on Canal Street. The hissing […]

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Loud – Tape Proprieters

During the mid-Nineties there was one record label that carried a lot of clout within the rap industry and that was Loud Records. The roster of emcees and rap groups signed to Loud were some of the biggest and most popular acts at the time: Wu-Tang’s Raekwon, Method Man, Inspectah Deck, Big Pun, DJ crew […]

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Doo Wop – The New Testament

DJ Doo Wop is a legend in mixtape circles. A member of the Bounce Squad, Doo Wop delivered all of the latest and hottest tracks with each of his tapes and pioneered the freestyle intro. The New Testament is pretty thick with Queensbridge locals, but the rest of New York City get’s it’s shine too. […]