- 8 months ago
Playing tracks by
Boney M, David McCallum, Dusty Springfield, The Clash, Billy Cobham and more.
The invention of sampling technology changed the musical landscape allowing music and sound to be re-appropriated, re-cycled, plundered, sculpted and used in a way far beyond that of it's original intention.
The use of sampling existing music has contributed to cultural shifts, re-igniting careers and switching on listeners onto new sounds.
Mining for obscure gems, producers and artists have thrusted lesser known tracks into the limelight or introduced them to a new generation.
But who are these lesser knowns that have become intwined into pop-culture collage? We can merely scratch the surface but this playlist includes just handful of noteworthy heroes that have been enlisted to the cause.