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Slum Village share Dilla-produced new track ‘Yes Yes’
Had he not tragically passed away in 2006, legendary hip-hop producer J Dilla would have turned 40 today. In his honor, his old Detroit crew Slum Village have shared the first single from their [...]
Dilla Day Detroit concert lines up DJ Premier, Pete Rock, De La Soul and Slum Village
Dilla Day Detroit concert lines up DJ Premier, Pete Rock, De La Soul and Slum Village
24th January 2014 • 
Hip hop acts line up to pay tribute to the late producer. The life of J Dilla will be celebrated at a concert in his home city of Detroit next month, marking what would have been the producer's [...]
Slum Village extend their North American tour through August; European dates on the way
Slum Village extend their North American tour through August; European dates on the way
11th July 2013 • 
J Dilla's former group have added extra West Coast dates and promised a stint across the pond later in the year. Slum Village, the hip hop collective that now comprises original member T3 plus  [...]
On Record: Disclosure vouch for Slum Village’s <i>Fantastic Volume 2</i>
On Record: Disclosure vouch for Slum Village’s Fantastic Volume 2
Words by Tom Lea •  8th May 2013 • 
On Record is a regular feature on FACT in which we ask an artist we admire to pick a record that means a lot to them, and use it as a jumping off point for a conversation. In this edition we c [...]
Watch Slum Village go down-and-out in their new video for ‘God Send’/'Hunger’
Watch Slum Village go down-and-out in their new video for ‘God Send’/'Hunger’
10th May 2012 • 
    J Dilla's former group returned earlier this year with their first new material since 2010's Villa Manifesto. The trio - currently consisting of original member T3, Young RJ [...]
One of house music’s great unsung heroes, Andres, starts new label
One of house music’s great unsung heroes, Andres, starts new label
17th February 2012 • 
Andres, a Detroit veteran and one of house music's great unsung heroes, has started a new label. If you don't know about Andres, that's fine: you're not the only one. But you need to. Live DJ f [...]
Some really, <i>really</I> early J Dilla unearthed
Some really, really early J Dilla unearthed
14th February 2012 • 
An unreleased track from the original Slum Village line-up has resurfaced online. 'Tell Me' (also the title of a track from their 2000 album Fantastic, Vol II) is a brilliantly dusty piece of b [...]
Andres: Andres III
Andres: Andres III
8th September 2011 • 
Available on: Mahogani Music LP Andres’ II has to be one of the most overlooked albums of the last five years. A member of Theo Parrish’s Rotating Assembly collective, Andres has been releasin [...]

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