DJ Shadow – Building Steam With A Grain Of Salt

Off the Endtroducing…..; The debut studio album by American hip hop artist DJ Shadow. It was released on November 19, 1996 by Mo’ Wax Records. The album was conceived as an effort by DJ Shadow to make an album completely based around sampling.

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It is structured almost entirely out of sampled elements from genres ranging from hip hop, jazz, funk, psychedelia, as well as samples from films and interviews. All sampling on the album was done on an Akai, MPC60, MKII sampler.

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