Rock the Bells!

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This weekend, Rock The Bells Hip Hop Festival will be kicking off its 10th year with a string of shows on the East and West Coast, starting in San Bernardino, CA. This year Jurassic 5 will be joining the tour on the following weekends:

September 7 & 8 – San Bernardino, CA

September 28 & 29 – Washington, D.C.

October 4 & 5 – Rutherford, NJ

This will be the first time Jurassic 5 has joined the Rock the Bells lineup, for the complete up to date line up, ticket information and more check out www.rockthebells.net


Cut Chemist – Cuttin’ Class / Rare Equations

l_225375cuttin_classSchool is back in session, but it’s still Summertime so we’re cuttin’ class and hanging at the Stable like its ‘95 and Cut Chemist is in the mix. Originally released on cassette as “Rare Equations,” this mix features Cut finessing his way through a not so common lot of records recorded on a half-inch 8-track. Guest appearances include Jurassic 5, Biz Markie, Sway & King Tech and more.

You might be playing hooky, but take out your note pad because school is definitely in session. For the first time EVER on high quality mp3, Cut Chemist’s “Cuttin’ Class” is now open for enrollment…PLAY/DOWNLOAD NOW!

J5 Live at Squamish (Canada) + Outside Lands (SF) Festivals

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This weekend Jurassic 5 continues their festival tour gauntlet with Squamish Festival, on Friday August 9th, 2013, in Squamish, Canada.  J5 joins the likes of Queens of the Stone Age, Vampire Weekend and native Canadians A Tribe Called Red.

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On Saturday August 10th, the crew hits the stage at Outside Lands at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, CA.   Here J5 is joins a heavy line up including Sir Paul McCartney,  Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Hall & Oates, Willie Nelson and so much more.  This will be the first time the CA heroes will play the Bay since their reunion, so it will surely be a very special performance for fans and the group alike.

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BONUS MATERIAL:  “Quality Control” Live from Lovebox

 

 


The Soft Sell Mix (One Turntable + Loop Pedal + 45’s Live)


Now available in high quality mp3, Cut Chemist presents “The Soft Sell”..This is a live all 45 mix made with one turntable and a loop pedal. It was constructed for Red Bull’s 45 night on October 27 2008 in LA. This mix includes some cutting room floor ideas from “The Hard Sell,” DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist on 8 turntables and two loop pedals, plus elements from what would later be part of Cut’s one turntable/loop pedal live mix “Sound Of The Police”, which is out now. Enjoy!

Still don’t get the concept? For our visual learners here’s an example of what goes into a one turntable mix:

St. Louis: This Saturday see Cut Chemist perform Sound of the Police at the 2nd Annual World Beat Festival!
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