Death Mix 2 - Live!!! Live!!! Live!!!
Afrika Bambaataa and Jazzy Jay's legendary "Death Mix" is a holy grail, a high-water mark, and a crucial archive of the vibrant energy that hip-hop was infused with in the early 1980's. Here we have an incredible find, a previously unknown, unheard, alternate version of "Death Mix", aptly titled "Death Mix 2". This is similar to the original version in that Bam is pulling records from all over the map and innovatively segueing them into a somewhat cohesive, funky mix. This time choosing Fred Wesley, Rush, Cerrone, Billy Squire and Trouble Funk instead of Kraftwerk, Yellow Magic Orchestra and The Jackson 5. More refined beat juggling and classic MCs showcased here, such as Spoonie G & The Soul Sonic Force. A collector's dream.
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