Ode To Reasonable Doubt (Stream)

skyCertain people feel a certain way when classics are redone by newer artists. I can’t lie, I was a bit skeptical when Elzhi did Elmatic, but did he surprise me?! Yes. Skyzoo has pretty much done the same with Jay-Z’s Reasonable Doubt. If any newer artist from this generation had to touch it, I’d definitely pick Sky. Judging from first listens, its definitely worth a listen. I may post more thoughts later on it but for now, I’m just going to vibe to it. Press play below. Continue reading

Five J.Dilla Beats I Could Listen To Forever

I have heard a fair share of J Dilla’s extensive production catalog and out of a good amount, I’ve picked a quick five that I immediately zone out to once they hit the speakers. Vibe with me…

Let The Dollar Circulate: how did he extend the voice sample to sound damn there flawless and in tune with the beat? Love it.
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Skyzoo – The Great Debater Mixtape Review

Complicated Rhythm
[audio http://www.archive.org/download/wfaafweafwewfawww/01ComplicatedRhythm.mp3]

Satchford: liking the intro
SwagGordon: it sounds like it would be placed in the score to “Taxi”
Satchford: “praised, yet looked over” true. Sky deserves more props. Dude nice
Satchford: true
SwagGordon: I agree
Satchford: sound like the start of something serious
Satchford: ahhhh this beat crazy
Satchford: Prod. By Best Kept Secret
SwagGordon: I’m feeling the drum pattern
Satchford: it’s smooth but still triggers a head nod
SwagGordon: I concur
SwagGordon: “you click on the zshare, you just brought you a syringe”……my goodness
Satchford: sick
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Skyzoo & Illmind – Live From The Tape Deck review

I’ve been meaning to do a little spill on this mixtape for a while. Ever since I heard Skyzoo’s Salvation I have been a fan of most of the stuff he releases. Someone made me aware that Sky was going to release a mixtape with Illmind and I had heard some of Illmind’s productions before so naturally I had to check it out.
Digital Analog
I like the way this mixtape starts off especially this song. The sonic sound at the intro lets you know something is coming and it brings the energy that’s needed for the listener. Continue reading