Fresh off the presses! Previously available exclusively at the Fat Beats' L.A. Beat Swap booth, Fat Beats tote bags are available for purchase online for a limited time only. Individually screenprinted onto high-grade canvas tote bags, they're perfect for carrying records, headphones or just repping your favorite record store. Get 'em while they're hot!
A Tribe Called QuestWax Poetics Issue 65 is going back to our roots with 21 pages dedicated to A Tribe Called Quest’s debut album, People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm, including an oral history with original founding members Q-Tip, Phife Dawg (in his final interview), Ali Shaheed Muhammad, and Jarobi, as well as “fifth member” and iconic engineer Bob Power! Rare and classic photos by Ernie Paniccioli and Janette Beckman, as well as pics from the personal collection of Ali Shaheed Muhammad. David BowieBack cover feature explores David Bowie’s time in Philly, recording David Live and much of his R&B masterpiece, Young Americans—at the iconic Sigma Sound Studios used by Gamble & Huff and countless Philly soul acts. The in-depth, 20-page story is told with the help of producer Tony Visconti; pianist Mike Garson; model, muse, and singer Ava Cherry; singer Robin Clark, and her husband, guitarist and collaborator Carlos Alomar. Rare photos of Bowie at Sigma by photographer Dagmar! We also offer a four-page “David in Philly” timeline and a five-page interview with Bowie photographer Steve Schapiro. Northern SoulIn-depth history of England's soul club scene with excellent photos documenting the DJs and dancers. Also: Organist and “Why Can’t We Live Together” songwriter Timmy Thomas; bassist and jazz-futurist Esperanza Spalding; singer/rapper Anderson .Paak; singer Dornik; and Hawaiian music blog and label Aloha Got Soul.
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The Beat Machine Coloring Book is a unique Coloring Book featuring a collection of over 30 inspired by Vintage Samplers, Drum Machines, and other Tools that shaped modern music. In addition to the coloring pages, the book also features historical information including the release year of each beat machine plus a brief history of the art of sampling.
Slice Of Spice is proud to have collaborated with Ed Piskor and Fantagraphics for Issue #12 of the award winning comic, Hip Hop Family Tree. Each issue comes with a free playable flexi-postcard featuring the track, “Hip Hop Family Tree Pt.1”, produced by Jorun Bombay. There is also a very special limited edition front cover variant of Issue #12, featuring an exclusive Biggie Smalls illustration, not available in your local comic book store.