Originally Posted by foursticks
I'm a huge underground hip-hop fan - especially the stuff from Stones Throw Records. I think Madlib is one of the most innovative artists out there and would recommend anyone who isn't a huge fan of hip-hop to give 'Shades of Blue' his remix of Blue Note records a listen - absolutely superb. J Dilla has got to be another fav - everytime I listen to 'Donuts' it's just as good as the first time I ever heard it. As for MCs - DOOM is just genius.
That's my 2 pence.
Yes! DOOM is the man! Dilla is great too. The Roots just covered that whole album with real instruments. Definitely check that out if you can. I think you'll like it.