Albums that make you want to make beats...

djsheepdjsheep 3,640 Posts
edited April 2008 in Strut Central
What albums get u inspired to dig in your crates and make beats...Smif N Wessun's "Dah Shinin" makes me want to loop up drums and make beats like that...Anyone?

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  • actually i feel like making beats when i listen to records and notice a sample that i could use...

    ...but Lord Finesse The Awakening is very inspiring

  • The-gafflerThe-gaffler 2,190 Posts
    ...but Lord Finesse The Awakening is very inspiring

    ...but Lord Finesse The Awakening is very inspiring

    ...but Lord Finesse The Awakening is very inspiring


    Main Ingredient
    Mecca and The Soul Brother
    Street Level
    Stone Crazy
    OST
    Stepfather
    Realms N Reality[/b]
    Stakes is High
    Lifestylez Ov Da Poor & Dangerous

    ...too many to list

  • kalakala 3,348 Posts
    the instrumental version of paul's boutique that i hear in my private kopftgarden

  • DJFerrariDJFerrari 2,411 Posts
    No albums yet... but everything Day and Ako make motivates the shit outta me to make beats. Then when I try to do it myself all goes to hell

  • spelunkspelunk 3,400 Posts
    Main Source - Breaking Atoms
    DJ Shadow - The Private Press
    PUTS - Stepfather
    Thes One - Lifestyle Marketing (the best drum sequencing on any record, ever.)
    Digital Underground - Sex Packets

  • matamaticmatamatic 488 Posts
    Cosign on the beatnuts.
    Any Pete rock lp, 1st Main source lp, Illmatic, Moment of truth, Fantastic vol 2,Stunts, Blunts, & hip hop, Oddisee, etc

    Then when I try to do it myself all goes to hell

  • SwayzeSwayze 14,705 Posts
    I more wanna make stuff listenin to instrumental stuff like Four Tet and Daedelus, maybe that's just me though.

  • CosmoCosmo 9,767 Posts
    "Donuts"














  • TabaskoTabasko 1,357 Posts
    This album had me buying a drum machine:


  • This album had me buying a drum machine:


    very underrated LP!


  • finelikewinefinelikewine "ONCE UPON A TIME, I HAD A VINYL." http://www.discogs.com/user/permabulker 1,416 Posts
    This album had me buying a drum machine:



    This album wasn't made with a drum machine, it's all cubase vst. Read the back of the cover.
    Great album, especially the song with Kool Keith "Let me talk to you"

  • Big_StacksBig_Stacks "I don't worry about hittin' power, cause I don't give 'em nuttin' to hit." 4,670 Posts
    Hey,

    These albums make me want to make beats (some I didn't notice were mentioned):

    -"Between a Rock and a Hard Place"-Artifacts.
    -"Slaughtahouse"-Masta Ace, Inc.
    -"Hold it Down"-Das Efx.
    -"The Aftermath"-Da Youngstaz.
    -"Bacdafucup"-Onyx.
    -"Bizarre Ride with the Pharcyde"-The Pharcyde.
    -"Black Sunday"-Cypress Hill.
    -"93 Til' Infinity"-Souls of Mischief.
    -"Contemporary Jeep Music"-Da King & I.
    -"Runaway Slave" and "Goodfellas"-Showbiz & AG.
    -"Double or Nothing"-Erick Sermon.
    -"Intoxicated Monkeys"-Kurious.
    -"2000"-Grand Puba.
    -"Blah, Blah, Blah"-Blahzay, Blahzay.
    -"Four Horsemen" and "Funk Your Head Up"-The Ultramagnetic MCs.
    -"Check Your Head" and "Ill Communication"-Beastie Boys.
    -"The Coming"-Busta Rhymes.
    -"Ism & Blues"-Hard 2 Obtain.
    -"De La Soul is Dead"-De La Soul.
    -"Forces of Nature"-The Jungle Brothers.
    -"Firing Squad"-M.O.P.
    -"Jewels" and "Word...Life"-O.C.
    -"The Infamous"-Mobb Deep.
    -"Champion Sound"-Jaylib.
    -"A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing"-Black Sheep.
    -"Jealous One's Envy"-Fat Joe.
    -"Only Built for Cuban Links"-Raekwon the Chef ft. Ghostface Killah.

    Peace,

    Big Stacks from Kakalak

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    I don't know why but Labcabin has been amping me up to produce lately.

  • erikbeatserikbeats 129 Posts
    dj shadow entroducing
    alias muted
    dj krush zen
    maker shooting the breeze
    express rising self titled

  • HamHam 872 Posts
    GODFATHER DON. plus his flow makes me want to rap

  • akoako 3,409 Posts
    No albums yet... but everything Day and Ako make motivates the shit outta me to make beats. Then when I try to do it myself all goes to hell

    thanks!

    either wiseguys album
    "the audience's listening"
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