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DON’T SLEEP: Wizard x Scizzahz “Lobster Music Vol. 1” [BEAT TAPE]

Wizard and Scizzahz teamed up to make a beat tape for the Summer that’s as hot as the block or a boiling pot of freshly cooked lobster. Being from New England (and being that these two are from OLD ENGLAND) I  can easily rock with this “Lobster Music Vol. 1”. Don’t sleep!

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DON’T SLEEP: Jaisu “2 Stacks” [BEAT TAPE]

I have every single Jaisu beat tape imaginable. Both released & unreleased. I have so many Jaisu beats that he & S-Type have their own section in my beats collection. Here is his latest outing, the 20 slap opus called “2 Stacks”. I have the original version of “2 Stacks” and they BOTH bang. Don’t sleep on this…

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DON’T SLEEP: !llmind “Stab N’ Twist” (prod. by !llmind) [INSTRUMENTAL]

Here’s a new slap by !llmind called “Stab N’ Twist” he posted up earlier on Twitter. Don’t sleep on it…

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DON’T SLEEP: !LLMIND presents: THROWBLAPS! (2000-2002) [BEAT TAPE]

The homie & Beat Fanatic fam !llmind just dropped a 10 blap beat tape consisting of slaps he made back during the era when he posted his beats up on the UGHH Forums. Don’t sleep on “!LLMIND presents: THROWBLAPS! (2000-2002)”

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DON’T SLEEP: !llmind x PNC Radio x iStandard: BLAP Producer Showcase @ Katra (6.5.2012) [LIVE FOOTAGE]

!llmind, Rick Hertz, Comatose, Jared Pauley, Alist Fame, Austin Millz, Music Mystro, Cardiak and Just Blaze all came thru on the homie A-King’s birthday to play a gang of block rockin’ beats, son. Don’t sleep on this footage, B…

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DON’T SLEEP: Beat Fanatic x Doxside x Producers I Know “2012 Tampa Bay Beat Battle 6.8.2012 @ Crowbar” [UPCOMING EVENT]

Sponatola of Beat Fanatic, my peoples @ Doxside Music Group and myself @ Producers I Know are co-sponsoring the 2012 Tampa Bay Beat Battle. This event will occur on June 8th @ Crowbar in Tampa Bay, FL @ 10 PM. There will be a $5 cover for civilians and a $10 cover for beat battle participants. For the winner of the 2012 Tampa Bay Beat Battle they will receive a $300 cash prize and the distinct satisfaction they have crushed the hopes and dreams of every other beat maker/producer in attendance. Crowbar is located @ 1812 17 St. N Tampa, FL. Don’t sleep!

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DON’T SLEEP: Taurus Scott “Live @ Low End Theory SF (5.4.2012) *WARNING: TURN YOUR VOLUME DOWN HALFWAY!* [LIVE FOOTAGE]

WARNING: TURN THE VOLUME DOWN AT LEAST HALFWAY BEFORE EVEN ATTEMPTING TO PLAY THIS CLIP! This is a way too loud minute long piece of footage from Beat Fanatic fam and master of Native Instruments Maschine + Traktor Taurus Scot when he dropped by Low End Theory last month. Don’t sleep… AND TURN DOWN THE DAMB VOLUME FIRST!

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DON’T SLEEP: RIK x Rhettmatic “Excerpts From The SP1200 Volume 1 (1994-1998)” [BEAT TAPE]

So..I was on Instagram and the homie Rhettmatic (whose birthday is today) posted that he had a gang of old SP1200 beats and he asked FWMJ & I if he should drop ’em. Frank & I both said “HELL YEAH! © Andre Young, MD. So here we go, for your listening pleasure courtesy of Beat Junkie Sound x RIK x Beat Fanatic x Producers I Know I present to you all the epic beat tape, Rhettmatic “Excerpts From The SP1200 Volume 1 (1994-1998)”. Don’t sleep on it. Salute Rhettmatic. A real American hero…

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DON’T SLEEP: BoomBaptist “The Lost Files Vol. 2 (2005-2006)” [BEAT TAPE]

BoomBaptist drops another beat tape to prep us for his upcoming full length project dropping later on this Summer. Don’t sleep on “The Lost Files Vol. 2 (2005-2006)”…

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DON’T SLEEP: Taurus Scott “Maschine Beat” [BEAT VIDEO]

Beat Fanatic Taurus Scott uses his custom Native Instruments Maschine and Komplete (Ultimate) 8 to make a hot ass beat. Don’t sleep on this…

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DON’T SLEEP: BoomBaptist “Lil’ Kimchi” [BEAT VIDEO]

The homie BoomBaptist just dropped a beat video using a track that will be on his upcoming LP dropping this August. Don’t sleep…

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DON’T SLEEP: Wizard “808’s & Protein Shakes” [BEAT TAPE]

Beat Fanatic Wizard finally dropped his long awaited beat tape “808’s & Protein Shakes”. This shit GOES HOARD, son. It’s 2:45 AM stateside and this jawn makes me wanna walk around in the rain Instagramming statues of people that died back in the 1800’s n’ shit. Don’t sleep on it…

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DON’T SLEEP: Jaisu “2 Stacks Promo Video” [PROMO VIDEO]

Jaisu is a Louisden alum, member of Beat Fanatic, a Tartan Bully (with S-Type) and a Scrunchface Show/PIK favorite. His upcoming beat tape “2 Stacks” is gonna drop soon, I’ve heard it and it’s slap your mama’s mama with a frozen pack of turkey bacon type ill. Don’t sleep on it…

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DON’T SLEEP: Taurus Scott Live @ Low End Theory (4.18.2012) Pts. 1-4 [BEAT VIDEOS]

Altogether, here’s about 10 minutes of Beat Fanatic Taurus Scott going ham on his Native Instruments Maschine and Traktor Pro 2 setup @ Low End Theory a few days ago. Don’t sleep on this OR Taurus Scott…

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DON’T SLEEP: M-Phazes “Making “Super Good” ft. J-Live” [BEAT VIDEO]

Here’s a new video where Beat Fanatic fam M-Phazes breaks down his remix of J-Live’s “Super Good” from his remix project “Phazed Out”. Don’t sleep…

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DON’T SLEEP: Taurus Scott “Hellfyre Club Party Part 1 & 2” [BEAT VIDEOS/LIVE FOOTAGE]

Beat Fanatic fam Taurus Scott gets busy @ the Hellfyre Club Party using Traktor Scratch Pro 2 and a custom Native Instruments Maschine. These two clips are hella short but they’re both ridiculous as far as the beats go. Don’t sleep…

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DON’T SLEEP: Wizard “808’s & Protein Shakes (Snippets)” [ALBUM PREVIEW]

Wizard will drop his newest beat tape “808’s & Protein Shakes” on April 22nd, 2012 and here’s a preview of what it will sound like. Don’t sleep on “808’s & Protein Shakes”…

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DON’T SLEEP: BoomBaptist “Truncate” (prod. by BoomBaptist) [VIDEO]

BoomBaptist dropped a video for “Truncate”, a song that will be on his upcoming album which drops this August. I dare you to sleep on it. I double dog dare you. No, I TRIPLE DOG DARE YOU (If you’ve never seen “A Christmas Story” then this whole thing is completely lost on you)!

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DON’T SLEEP: Skyzoo “Rocket Science” (prod. by !llmind) [VIDEO]

Skyzoo’s “Rocket Science” is from last summer’s incredible “The Great Debater” project. “Rocket Science” was produced by !llmind and you can cop “The Great Debater Revisited” from iTunes right now. Don’t sleep…

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DON’T SLEEP: BoomBaptist “The Lost Files (2003-2005)” [BEAT TAPE]

BoomBaptist is back with a new beat tape, this one is crafted from his old beats between 2003-2005 but here’s the thing: good music is timeless. Secondly, since you never heard it before it’s new to you. In any event, don’t sleep on “The Lost Files (2003-2005)”. You hear me?

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DON’T SLEEP: M-Phazes f/Brown Bag All Stars “What It’s All About” (prod. by M-Phazes) [VIDEO]

M-Phazes’ “Phazed Out” project featured the Brown Bag All Stars on the track “What It’s All About”. Here’s the video. Don’t sleep on it…

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DON’T SLEEP: Richard Wright x J.Bizness “Open Minded” [NEW PROJECT]

Beat Fanatic homie J.Bizness produced Richard Wright of the Illregular Instrumentals fam’s entire new project “Open Minded” which just dropped today as well (I’ve been DUMB busy today, B!). You can check out this 16 track opus with features from Phonte, John Robinson, Trek Life, Skeem Price, Mr. Sobers, Stik Figa, Noa James, Belvi, Michael Spivey, Andre Demar, DJ Soko (The Left) and more. Stream it. Cop it. Just don’t sleep on it…

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DON’T SLEEP: Jaisu “Straight Out The MPC: Bonus Beats” [BEAT TAPE]

Here are a gang of leftover beats from Jaisu, some of which I played on The Scrunchface Show and others which were contained on beat tapes I received from Jaisu over the past few years. In any event, DON’T SLEEP on “Straight Out The MPC: Bonus Beats”. Salute OJ Loopz, S-Type of the Tartan Bullies and Beat Fanatic…

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DON’T SLEEP: Taurus Scott “Maschine + Traktor Scratch Pro 2 Practice” [BEAT VIDEO]

Here’s a practice video from Beat Fanatic’s own Taurus Scott. He’s a master of the Native Instruments Maschine (as is evident by his customized jawn) and Traktor Scratch Pro 2. If you haven’t heard “The Intro” yet? Stop sleepin’…

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