Def Jux. Start the wiki. CD in very good condition in jewelcase. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. During this time the group would also meet Amechi Uzoigwe – a video production assistant at the time – who would ultimately become their manager. Setting an example of how to break out of the mold set by the major corporations in music by placing the artist before the business whenever possible, while also operating sustainably.
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Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, + $17.97 Shipping & Import Fees Deposit to Netherlands. Cannibal Ox: The Cold Vein Cannibal Ox’s The Cold Vein was the first full-length album to be released on Def Jux. Still, as a way to introduce newcomers to the formidable talent at the label, as well as a collection of great underground hip-hop, Def Jux Presents... will please newcomers and diehards alike. Following this, Bigg Jus departed from Company Flow on good terms with the intention of pursuing a solo career. The guitar-laden "Simple" and "DPA," a bizarre mixture of rock guitars, Tangerine Dream-style electronics, and hardcore lyrics, proves that no one can construct intricate soundscapes, or create elaborate rhymes over them, like Company Flow's El-P. Here main members Aesop, Cage, and El-P present "Reports of a Possible Kidnapping," a juggernaut of an opener, dense with surreal rhymes and paranoid beats. Try again. ( Log Out / Unable to add item to List. Not long after, the remaining group members’ relationship with Rawkus began to deteriorate rapidly. Buy a CD or Vinyl record and get 90 days free Amazon Music Unlimited.
We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Holes in the Definitive Jux roster would gradually be filled with individuals such as Murs, C-Rayz Walz, and El-P’s longtime friend Camu Tao (of S.A. It’s the only album Cannibal Ox—comprised of Harlem MCs Vast Aire and Vordul—released on the label. Album features rare colabos with RJD2 and the Cars' Rick Ocasek as well as Definitive Jux's newest hip-hop super ground the Perceptionists and the Mars Volta's Ike. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform.
Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. The group – consisting of Bigg Jus, Mr. Len, and a very young El-P – was turning the heads of underground labels due to their heavy presence on the WKCR 89.9 radio in New York; however, the group still found it rather difficult to find a home initially.
Feelings of financial mistrust and talent mismanagement soured Company Flow on the label, and El-P would ultimately make the decision to depart. Also included are sneak peaks at upcoming 2005 tracks from the legendary Cage, C-Rayz Walz and S.A. Out Of Stock CD. Near the end of the 2000s things began to unravel rather quickly. Go directly to shout page. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon.
Def Jux. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. The following is an incomplete discography for Definitive Jux, an independent hip hop record label based in New York City, United States. The label had laid an extremely solid foundation, and was poised for nothing but growth and victory going forward. The label released Def Jux Presents in March of 2001 as a sampler of what they had to offer, but their first real success would come in May of the same year with Cannibal Ox’s El-P produced debut album, The Cold Vein. A long time Definitive Jux member and best friend to many, his death shook the label to its core and created tension between certain artists. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in.
Being that El-P had come up in the east coast hip-hop scene, he began to feel a strange disconnect from his brainchild as if it no longer represented himself or its original ethos.
Leave feedback, Mr. Lif (born Jeffrey Haynes) is a Boston rapper who is currently signed to New York independent label Definitive Jux. A collection of rough song ideas Camu wanted people to hear, touched up and arranged by El-P, King of Hearts released August 17th 2010 in conjunction with Fat Possum Records.