Ja Rule, “New York” (Dru World Order Remix)
JLBarrow • September 01, 2011 • No Comments

After a minute I think I've cooked up something comparable. I was going through my 90s R&B and looped up Pete Rock's But even after I felt

Bloggin 4 Beatz: Western Beef
JLBarrow • May 31, 2011 • No Comments

For this installment I used my The second beat is something I simply called "The Dope" because that's exactly what that track was called on the

REWIND: Tanya Morgan’s “Never Enough” Remix
JLBarrow • March 27, 2011 • 1 Comment

$5 from your grandma and make it happen on iTunes. As with a lot of my remixes I like to do word association, so I literally searched for "Never Enough"

Bloggin 4 Beats: Jay-Z’s “I Know” remix…
JLBarrow • February 17, 2011 • No Comments

Posted this a while back...bringin it back like a boomerang f Just because Addiction is a bitch...sometimes literally. You spend so much time trying to recreate that first high. Sometimes you

Beat Haiku: “War Of The Pride”
JLBarrow • January 22, 2011 • 1 Comment

War of the Hearts Bass Pads made of "Stronger Than Pride" End of "Pretty wings" In my rather pedestrian way I've explained what comprises the instrumental below. There

Bloggin 4 Beatz: This One Is For The Birds
JLBarrow • January 02, 2011 • 1 Comment

Happy 2011! My first beat of the year (and in a very long time) comes courtesy of the Menahan Street Band, who many know because

Common F/ Talib Kweli & Marvin Gaye “The Light” (Remix)
JLBarrow • September 29, 2010 • 1 Comment

Over the weekend  I was out driving and Jill Scott's "He Loves Me (Lizel In E Flat) came on the radio and the intro kept playing over in my head

Bloggin 4 Beats: The Beat With No Name
JLBarrow • September 14, 2010 • No Comments

I'm in a Fantasy Football league right now (lost my first week by 4 points. Sucks.) But anyway...one of the team names is "No Clever Team Name." I thought it

Bloggin 4 Beats: What About Your Friends?
jlb_admin • June 07, 2010 • No Comments

Friends? How many of us have them? Third installment of my 2nd Childhood beat series pilfers the Super Friends theme music: PREVIOUS: PREVIOUS:

Bloggin 4 Beatz: Happy Birthday Pacman
jlb_admin • May 21, 2010 • 1 Comment

Man, I had no idea today was the 30th anniversary of Pacman. Had I known I 'd have put this beat up first, but here it is from my "Second