Tall Black Guy on BBC Radio 6 Music: Gilles Peterson Worldwide Show!
As part of Record Store Day, Detroit hip hop producer and vinyl enthusiast, Tall Black Guy joins Gilles in the studio, to discuss some of the records that have influenced him as a producer, playing both classic original samples and the TBG tracks that have sampled them, in a Do Over special. Discussing both the significance of those originals and the time from which they came, as well as the continued importance of the medium, Gilles and Tall Black Guy celebrate the enduring appeal of vinyl.
Available to listen here for the next four days!
Mon Amie De’Troit
Brand new single from the upcoming album “8 Miles To Moenart, featuring sublime vocals from Ozay Moore (formerly known as Othello of hip hop crew Lightheaded). The track deals with the subject matter of the full album – the city of Detroit. Over a soulful hip hop beat, Ozay’s low slung raps and subtle sung vocals paint an evocative picture of Detroit.
Available for pre-order from First Word Records
Zo! – This Could Be The Night feat. Eric Roberson, Darien Brockington & Phonte (TBGRemix)
“This Could Be The Night” (Tall Black Guy Remix) is the second leak from “+FE Music: The Reworks” remix compilation that features remixes from Nicolay, Zo!, 4hero, ?uestlove & James Poyser and more. The Reworks will hit stores February 26 and Zo!’s upcoming album ManMade will be out this Spring, both on +FE Music.
Pre-order your copy here: www.theforeignexchangemusic.com and get it signed by Phonte and Nicolay for a limited time only!
New Skyzoo ft. Talib Kweli – Spike Lee Was My Hero [prod. by TallBlackGuy] (Official Video)
Off of the most recent Skyzoo album ”A Dream Deferred”, which also features Jill Scott, Raheem Devaughn, Freeway, !llmind, 9th Wonder, Jahlil Beats and more, is available now via The Faculty/Duck Down Records.
Darondo Re-Edits Coming Soon On Ubiquity Records
Happy New Year Everyone! 29th of January should see mine and Teru’s upcoming release as part of the “LUV N’ HAIGHT EDIT SERIES Vol.3, 4, and 5″ on limited edition, hand-stamped jacket, colored-vinyl.
You can pre-order now and receive a 20% discount. As an added bonus, pre-orders will receive a download link with purchase. Digital format for this upcoming release is also available for immediate purchase.
Enter the coupon code: EARLYBIRD before checkout to receive your discount.
Track previews are also available from our Soundcloud page.
Luv N’ Haight Edits Vol.3 : African Roots Of Jazz Feat. Carlos Niño & Friends
Luv N’ Haight Edits Vol.4 : BLACK RENAISSANCE FEAT. GB (Gifted & Blessed)
Luv N’ Haight Edits Vol.5: Darondo Feat. Tall Black Guy & Dandy Teru (Teaser)
80s Babies – We Shall Not Be Moved
Released late last year, I was blessed to be able to make the trip out to Chicago to be at the release party of mine and Dee Jackson’s third album “We Shall Not Be Moved”. Here is the video from one of the singles taken off of the album…
New Album Coming Out Soon, 8 Miles To Moenart…
…early next year in fact, on First Word Records a label based in London. It will be a physical release on CD/7″ vinyl and digital. Here is a snippet from that album that was released via SONIC BOOM VOL.1 by Maiya Norton
DARLING LURE NOW ON iTUNES
We are very excited to announce the release of the Darling Lure album, a collaboration with The Primeridian. It is available on iTunes here. Check out one of the singles below: