From Puffy to Dre, he's been hired-jacked-xeroxed all over the board. Now K-Def's telling you what's wrong with Hip Hop, and how he's gonna fix it. Props to the MGF crew for another dope watch. PREVIOUS: Media Gasface: Synthetic Substitution (Video)
A bass player for Galt MacDermont (and also Roy Ayers, Bobbi Humphrey, BB King) and a diggers' favorite, Wilber "Bad" Bascomb recalls the moment when, entering Jimi Hendrix's studio, he saw the whole world coming to an end. You know if Media Gasface is behind it, it's something you'll want to watch.
He's a legendary producer, so I call him a legendary producer. Buckwild laced beats for industry’s most prestigious names: Nas, Jay-Z, B.I.G., 50 and even 2 Chainz (when he was Tity Boy). On the third installment of Media Gasface's "Talkin' All That Jazz," the rare Buckwild talks making bread hustlin even rarer grooves, brotherly love
The final episode of Think B.I.G. is dedicated to the ear of NY 90's Rap. Matty C and Schott Free, former Loud A&R's, talk the creative process on Mobb Deep's 1st classic album, Wu-Tang in Shaolin, and how they tried to sign the Jiggaman at the dollar menu table. PREVIOUS: Media Gasface: Think B.I.G. #3
In the third installment of Media Gasface's Friday viral series, they sit down with the director and touch upon his career, his ability to adapt to a forever-changing climate and much more. PREVIOUS: Media Gasface: Think B.I.G. #2 w/ Alchemist (Video) | Media Gasface: Think B.I.G. #1 w/ Chi Modu (Video)
Gasface teamed up with DJ Green Giant to pay hommage to his fellow swiss producer Kasseem Dean on that special occasion. Why the dollar-colored Giant on such task ? Because he's grand ! And the finest ! Even the grand-finest : his granny was the 1st miss Switzerland ever ! Listen to the National Anthem
On May 23th, Just Blaze will celebrate Gasface's 6th anniversary in the french crew's hometown. A ideal occasion to pay homage to the New Jerusalem native. Like he did on #Lookin4Galt, The Beast from the Alps DJ Green Giant laced la crème de la crème, with a word from Kanye and some exclusive interviews of
Looks like I found my soundtrack for the weekend. That forgotten Yves Saint-Laurent movie soundtrack that gave birth to "Whoo-Hah?" That Japanese rock band Large Pro sampled on "Halftime?" This loop Pete Rock saved Run-DMC with on "Down with The King?" A big chunk of MF Doom's catalog? It all comes down to this guy
The infamous front man of The Coup, Boots Riley, spoke with the MGF crew about 2Pac, Erykah Badu and E-40, his idea of gangsta rap and more. PREVIOUS: Media Gasface: Pete Rock, Prince Paul & Buckwild are… LOOKIN4GALT (Preview)
So what do Prince Paul, K-Def, Buckwild, Evil Dee and Pete Rock do in 2012 ? Simple. They're LOOKIN4GALT. Except for Evil Dee, who just kicks the Frenchmen out. On a side note, the Media Gasface folks have asked Shake and myself to take part in one of their docu-films. Thoughts? Opinions? Bueller? PREVIOUS: Media
What do NWA's "Fuck The Police," Real Roxanne's "Respect" and Busta's "Whoo Hah" have in common? This guy's hands. Remember Industry Rule #4080? Records companies are shady.
If you have the time to watch this 53-minute video (and, apparently, live in a country not named the United States) I invite and suggest that you do so, as it's only going to exist for the next seven days. PREVIOUS: Media Gasface: Swiss Life (Video)
Promoting the TV release of New York Minute on September 11th, Gasface pays a visit to the DownTown Boogie crew (biggest radio show in Europe) at the Swizz National Radio & Television compound, in Lausanne. PREVIOUS: Media Gasface: Ray’s Boutique (Video)