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  • Jadiohead: Jay-X x Radiohead Mash-up Album!

    1 jan. 2009, 3h08m par MoogleFan

    Original post at my blog A Future in Noise is READABLE HERE

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    Minty Fresh Beats, a New York hip-hop/dance producer, has recently released Jaydiohead, a digital mash-up album of Jay-Z and Radiohead tracks. I initially checked this out not only because both Jay-Z and Radiohead interest me musically, but also to hear if it might be a formidable opponent to DJ Danger Mouse's The Grey Album (a mash-up of Jay-Z's The Black Album a cappella, with tracks from the Beatles' White Album). After a few listens, I can say that it definitely is!

    The songs are culled from a variety of albums from both Jay-Z and Radiohead, as shown in the track breakdown below the links. The opener "Wrong Prayer" will have you hooked from the start and (quite possibly) dancing. "99 Anthems" and "Fall In Step" are just two of my picks for favourites, and they serve as great examples of Minty Fresh Beat's fine attention to detail in choosing the tracks to compliment each other best, and often also the most unexpected. …