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Options September 19, 2014: Put The Needle on the Roc Raida Tribute (5th Anniversary)

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Artist Track Album Label Year Comments New Approx. start time
SUW RmX Project  Don't Cry For Me Shut Up Weirdo   Options no album  NO LABEL  2014    *    
Roc Raida  Another Execution (feat Dilated Peoples)   Options Beats, Cuts and Skits  Adiar Cor Records  2007       
 
Music behind DJ:
 
over Hater Breaks Vol 3 looped              
Mista Sinista + Red Alert  interivew   Options No Album  NO LABEL  2014    *    
Roc Raida with Red Alert intro  1995 DMC World Championship Finals winning routine   Options 1995 DMC World  DMC Records         
Precision + Dope-Man (Buck 50 Kutters) +DJ Manwell  interviews conducted at 2014 US Finals DMC   Options No Label  NO LABEL  2014       
Roc Raida  Rock The Bells routine   Options            
Mike Patton + The X-Ecutioners  Roc Raida Riot Control Agent   Options General Patton Vs The X-Ecutioners  Ipecac  2005       
Ignacio Soltero + DJ Dwells + DJ Shittee  interviews conducted at 2014 US Finals DMC   Options No Album  NO LABEL  204  thanks to Christie Z Pabon for inviting me to the recent 2014 DMC US Finals at Webster Hall - where these interviews were conducted before the battle started  *    
Roc Raida  Raida's Theme with Rob Swift, Mista Sinista and Total Eclipse (as The X-Ecutioners)   Options Champion Sounds  DMC Records  2003       
 
Roc Raida interview  WFMU interivew (never aired until today)   Options no album  NO LABEL  2005      0:29:20 ()
Grandmaster Roc Raida  various tracks off "52 Beats"   Options 52 Beats  BBP Records  2008  various tracks off the excellent 2008 mix "52 Beats" of - as its name implies - 52 beats - lots o familiar breakbeats with him scratching on top    0:44:47 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Fri. 9/19/14 3:15pm Billy Jam:

On September 19th, 2009 DJ extraordinaire Grand Master Roc Raida of the X-Ecutioners unexpectedly and tragically died from cardiac arrest. He was only 37 years of age. This show is dedicated to the man born Anthony Williams who was survived by his wife Tyeasha Williams and their three daughters Asia, Nyra, and Tia. Daughter Nyra has carried on her dad's legacy by becoming a DJ herself - known as NyRaida. Since his sudden passing on September 19th, 2009 a fund was set up to help his surviving wife and their three daughters which is still active. If you would like to donate something to Roc Raida's family and his legacy do so via PayPal account set up via his wife's email ladietye@yahoo.com
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 9/19/14 7:01pm robyn:

these mixes are so good.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:01pm Studio B Ben:

Awesome! I'm looking forward to this, Billy!
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:01pm Tall Paul:

Yo Bill, how are things, looking forward to the show it has gotten off to a great start. Hi to everyone Later, Paul
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:02pm common:

got home just in time. hey billy jam and people. hope the friday is going well.
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:02pm jon:

go billy, go billy, go billy, go billy
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:03pm bobdoesthings:

yeahhhh yeahhh
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:08pm ADA:

I first saw Roc Raida on my older brother's skate VHS titled "Mixtape" back in high school - he had a bunch of clips of him cutting it up in between the skate parts... needless to say I've been inspired and influenced by Radia's approach to DJing ever since. RIP, gone but never forgotten
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:10pm AL:

Takin off my coat, clearin my throat
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:11pm chris:

Yeahh! Been looking forward to this all week! :D
Avatar Fri. 9/19/14 7:14pm Billy Jam:

hey Chris, ADA, bobdoesthings and all else tuned in today…..
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:16pm spidermank:

....1 2 3 and .......i wake up ....yes its Billy Jam time , a time of love and hope , thank foook
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:17pm Tall Paul:

Thanks for remembering the GrandMaster Bill, this is the link on Rob Swift site today: http://www.djrobswift.com/2014/09/19/dj-rob-swift-looks-back-on-his-work-with-the-late-roc-raida/
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:17pm jon:

sweeeeeet. missin' roc raida like crazy right now
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:17pm AL:

It appears I am the only Shut Up Weirdo holdover, I guess there's no crossover
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:18pm common:

been thinking a lot about people who have left this orb today. good man, billy jam for the tribute.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:22pm Studio B Ben:

Wonderful show.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:25pm chris:

it might go without sayin', but goddamm, this is some dope shit right here!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:27pm bobdoesthings:

yeee'up
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:31pm mike east:

Whoppnin' billy jam! All! Happy Friday! Cheers!
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:33pm mike east:

Damn. 37 waayy too young. Condolences.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:34pm common:

hey mike east
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:37pm mike east:

Hey common. U were deemed "the best" by heartywhite. That's freakin awesome
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:38pm Tall Paul:

Bill, this inteview is deep thanks for sharing it with us on this special day.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:39pm common:

yea mike east. that was a bit nutty. i know not why.
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:41pm mike east:

When it comes to hw don't ask questions... Not that u could get a word in anyway
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:42pm common:

exactly
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:46pm Marilyn in MA:

this beat here is frrrreeeesh
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:47pm bobdoesthings:

great show, thanks
Avatar Fri. 9/19/14 7:49pm Billy Jam:

hey Paul glad u were enjoying interview….Hey when I go back to Dublin in March - let's line up a cool Irish hip-hop WFMU remote broadcast….
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:54pm Clay P:

Nice tribute, Billy. Always wished I could scratch like this. The great ones like Roc Raida make it sound easy, which of course it is not. Great show!
Avatar Fri. 9/19/14 7:54pm cosmic matrix:

did i just hear the "owner of a lonely heart" brass stab and drum fill??
  Fri. 9/19/14 7:56pm Tall Paul:

Ok I will put it in the pipe I will ask around. Thanks for a great show. Wishing everyone a great weekend. Peace, One Love
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 7:56pm common:

thank you so much, billy jam. i was not familiar and now a fan.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 9/19/14 8:00pm chris:

Outta sight, Billy Jam! Peace and Love!
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