PR291 - Midnight Maurauders at 30

We are celebrating 30 years of Midnight Maurauders by A Tribe Called Quest this week. We'll pepper some tracks throughout the show. Some additional 1993 hip-hop from Digable Planets & De La Soul. Also featured, a collaboration with Busta Rhymes, and solo Q-Tip. Newer hip-hop from Shabazz Palaces, Aesop Rock, and DJ Shadow.

Other new music from Jungle, Wild Nothing, Jessy Lanza, Roosevelt, Lol Tolhurst x Budget x Jacknife Lee (feat. The Edge), Golden Features, Sofia Kourtesis, Actress, The Hives, Hotline TNT, Keys N Krates, Andrew Hung, and Yves Tumor.


  1. Featured Midnight Maurauders Tour Guide by A Tribe Called Quest on Midnight Maurauders (Jive)
  2. Featured Steve Biko (Stir It Up) by A Tribe Called Quest on Midnight Maurauders (Jive)
  3. Break
  4. Scarface Mace by Shabazz Palaces on Robed In Rareness (Sub Pop) New
  5. Infinity Fill Goose Down by Aesop Rock on Integrated Tech Solutions (Rhymesayers) New
  6. Ozone Scraper by DJ Shadow on Action Adventure (Mass Appeal) New
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  8. Too Much MIDI (Please Forgive Me) by Ford & Lopatin on Channel Pressure (Mexican Summer)
  9. Suburban Solutions by Wild Nothing on Hold (Captured Tracks) New
  10. Us Against The World by Jungle on Volcano (Caiola / AWAL) New
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  12. Don't Cry On My Pillow by Jessy Lanza on Love Hallucination (Hyperdub) New
  13. Yucca Mesa by Roosevelt on Embrace (Counter) New
  14. Charanga by Polo & Pan on Carrossel Do Tempo EP (Hamburger / Virgin) New
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  16. Train With No Station (feat. The Edge) by Lol Tolhurst x Budgie x Jacknife Lee on Los Angeles (Play It Again Sam) New
  17. NOSHAME by Das Mortal on BURY THE SORROW (Lisbon Lux) New
  18. Bad Feeling by Cobra Man on Toxic Planet (Goner)
  19. Break
  20. Featured We Can Get Down by A Tribe Called Quest on Midnight Mauraders (Jive)
  21. Wild Hot by A Tribe Called Quest Feat. Busta Rhymes on Rhyme & Reason Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Priority)
  22. Breathe and Stop by Q-Tip on Amplified (Arista)
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  24. Endit (feat. Rromarin) by Golden Features on Sisyphus (Foreign Family Collective) New
  25. Si Te Portas Bonito by Sofia Kourtesis on Madres (Ninja Tune) New
  26. Its Me ( g 8 ) by Actress on LXXXVIII (Ninja Tune)

    LXXXVIII = 87

  27. Break
  28. Two Kinds Of Trouble by The Hives on The Death of Randy Fitzsimmons (Disques Hives) New
  29. I Thought You'd Change by Hotline TNT on Cartwheel (Third Man) New
  30. Double Double Mix by Near Beer on Near Beer (Double Helix) New
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  32. Featured Clap Your Hands by A Tribe Called Quest on Midnight Maurauders (Jive)
  33. It's Good To Be Here by Digable Planets on Reachin' (A New Refutation Of Time And Space) (Pendulum/EMI)
  34. Breakadawn by De La Soul on Buhloone Mind State (Tommy Boy)
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  36. Fantasy (feat. Ciara) by Keys N Krates on IN:TENSION (Last Gang) New
  37. Fear Evil Like Fire by Yves Tumor on Praise a Lord Who Chews but Which Does Not Consume; (Or Simply, Hot Between Worlds) (Warp) New
  38. Changes by Andrew Hung on Deliverance (Lex) New
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  40. Featured God Lives Through by A Tribe Called Quest on Midnight Maurauders (Jive)