San Diego, CA – Madlib’s current DJ set changed into a showcase of collaborations stashed in his vault. The acclaimed producer previewed an unreleased music that includes the late Mac Miller and Thundercat throughout a present in San Diego on Saturday night time (March 16).
The set additionally included an unreleased monitor with Freddie Gibbs, which can presumably seem on their upcoming album Bandana.
Madlib enjoying unreleased musix by him ft. Mac x Thundercat + unreleased Freddie Gibbs ? pic.twitter.com/OW29c5YqG2
— JOE KAY (@joekay) March 17, 2019
Madlib’s collaboration with Miller could also be proof the 2 recorded an album collectively previous to Miller’s dying in September 2018. In a current interview with DJBooth, producer Thelonious Martin instructed a narrative about Madlib revealing the LP’s existence to him final summer season.
“[Miller] had this Madlib album, referred to as Maclib,” Martin mentioned. “I opened for Madlib in Chicago final summer season at Pitchfork. So I’m opening for Madlib, and about 15, 20 minutes left in my set, Madlib pulls up. Pete Rock walks up as effectively.
“So I’m making an attempt to focus and DJ, and Madlib will get on and 15 minutes into his set he simply randomly performs a Mac Miller joint. And I flip to him, I’m like, ‘There’s extra of those, proper?’ He mentioned, ‘Oh, yeah, there’s a complete album. Maclib.’ What! What! He simply stored transferring on together with his DJ set. If Madlib decides to bless the world with that undertaking, he ought to.”
For now, hearken to what Madlib cooked up with Miller and Thundercat — and Gibbs — above.