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Dj Vadim - U.S.S.R. - Life From The Other Side



Dj Vadim  - U.S.S.R. - Life From The Other Side
Dj Vadim - U.S.S.R. - Life From The Other Side
(2xLP/CD) Ninja Tune ZEN44/ZEN44[US]/ZENCD44/ZEN44INST, 1999-09-13

Info :
Quand on aime, on ne plombe pas...
Dans la série "sachons nous remettre en cause ensemble, dans le respect mutuel d'une commune idée avec laquelle nous sommes tous d'accord moi et moi-même", l'écoute ô combien terrible du sus-dit Dj Vadim. On a cru bon d'oublier qu'on avait pas aimé les albums précédents et on se lance dans l'écoute totalement neuve du dernier opus du Vadim pourtant pas si Roger que ça... Surprise ô combien surprenante, j'vous jure, les premiers samples calés comme si vous essayez de rouler avec des roues carrées, parlent directement à mon cortex, y imprimant dés le début les traces bien connues des Ninja Tune productions. Si on m'avait dit que je dirai du bien de Dj Vadim, et bin je l'aurai peut-être cru... ou cuit! (putain, qu'elle était lourde celle là!).
Quoiqu'il en soit, Dj Vadim est un grand Dj Hip hop qui a su garder ce qu'il avait de bon dans sa musique, y ajoutant un je ne sais de plus lourd dans les productions qui les rendent plus "bouge la tête" que jamais. Du hip hop lourd qui s'accompagne des phrasés efficace d'une myriade d'invités venu donner le ton avec l'autorisation de leur maison de disque, de leurs groupes ou même de leur mère. Démonstration de scratchs par Vadim et ses amis, Dj primecuts, Mr Thing ou Iriscience, pendant 25 titres surprenant positivement pour un disque hip hop dans la lignée des ninjas.
Note hip hop ninja gives a Vadim migraine : 5/5 (Pablo E.)

CD Tracklisting:
01 Getting Friendly
02 Viagra
03 My Favorite Letter
04 Life from the Itchy side
05 English Breakfast
06 Building Tension in 2 Dimensions
07 Dig Yourself Baby!
08 Are you Sure
09 The Pact (Super Rimes)
10 Outerschmoodles
11 Your Revolution
12 It's Obvious
13 The Piano Song
14 Pauses for Repetition
15 Truly and Really
16 Ponmelo Duro
17 The Terrorist
18 The Larry Chatsworth Theme
19 From Russia with Love
20 Shikko - the affirmers of the new art
21 Mirco Course In Russian
22 Friction
23 A 110 DSP - Acquiring The Taste
24 How To Exercise The Turntable Record Player
25 Strength And Understanding For Young Lovers

2xLP UK Tracklisting:
A1 Getting Friendly
A2 Viagra
A3 My Favorite Letter
A4 Life from the Itchy side
A5 English Breakfast
A6 Building Tension in 2 Dimensions
A7 Dig Yourself Baby!
A8 Are you Sure
B1 The Pact (Super Rimes)
B2 Outerschmoodles
B3 Your Revolution
B4 It's Obvious
B5 The Piano Song
B6 Pauses for Repetition
C1 Truly and Really
C2 Ponmelo Duro
C3 The Terrorist
C4 The Larry Chatsworth Theme
C5 From Russia With Love
C6 Don't Sleep
D1 Shikko The Affirmers Of The New Art
D2 Mirco Course In Russian
D3 Friction
D4 A 110 DSP - Acquiring The Taste
D5 How To Exercise The Turntable Record Player
D6 Strength And Understanding For Young Lovers

2xLP US Tracklisting:
A1 Getting Friendly
A2 Viagra
A3 My Favorite Letter
A4 Life from the Itchy side
A5 English Breakfast
A6 Building Tension in 2 Dimensions
A7 Dig Yourself Baby!
A8 Are you Sure
B1 The Pact (Super Rimes)
B2 Outerschmoodles
B3 Your Revolution
B4 It's Obvious
B5 The Piano Song
B6 Pauses for Repetition
C1 Truly and Really
C2 Cold Rock Def Box
C3 The Terrorist
C4 The Larry Chatsworth Theme
C5 From Russia With Love
C6 Don't Sleep
D1 Shikko The Affirmers Of The New Art
D2 Mirco Course In Russian
D3 Friction
D4 A 110 DSP - Acquiring The Taste
D5 How To Exercise The Turntable Record Player
D6 A Word From your Ninja Record Dealer

2xLP Instrumentals Tracklisting:
A1 Posetive Suggestion
A2 Viagra
A3 Montage 005
A4 Life from the Itchy side
B1 Ignite
B2 Your Revolution
B3 Truly And Reality
B4 Are You Sure
C1 From Russia With Love
C2 Art Of Love
C3 The Bird Song
C4 Ponmelo Duro
C4 Balance And Equilibrium
D1 Composition 06/99
D2 How To Exercise The Turntable Record Player
D3 The Pact (Super Rimes)

CD Artwork:
Djouls

Djouls

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