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  • 1. The Balance (Vocal)
  • 2. The Balance (Instrumental)
  • 3. The Balance (CX Kidtronik remix)
  • 4. The Balance (Peaking Lights remix)

Stones Throw’s Vex Ruffin and the legendary downtown NYC hip-hop pioneer, Fab 5 Freddy have teamed up to create “The Balance.” Fab’s first musical project in 30 years since “Change the Beat,” this killer post punk / no wave / hip hop joint includes original vocal, instrumental, and remixes from the excellent Peaking Lights and CX Kidtronik!

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Vex RuffinVex RuffinStones Throw Records
Debut LP from Vex Ruffin!!! On paper Vex Ruffin’s music is simple: an untrained punk musician who uses a few basic instruments in uncomplicated ways,...
Vex Ruffin Crash Course Stones Throw
Californian based rocker Vex Ruffin makes simple music. An untrained punk musician who uses a few basic instruments in uncomplicated ways – he calls...

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NxWorriesYes Lawd! RemixesStones Throw
Vinyl now in stock! 'Yes Lawd! Remixes' is a new reworking of the critically acclaimed debut album from NxWorries. Knxwledge continues a Stones Throw tradition...
JontiTokoratsStones Throw
Jonti's third album release takes on from where the likes of Daedelus has trodden before; with playful electronics combining with quirky samples...
The SteoplesSix RocksStones Throw
Stones Throw drop the album debut from The Steoples aka the hugely talented Gifted & Blessed. 'Six Rocks' is a delicate blend of sweet soul music...
The Koreatown OddityFinna Be Past TenseStones Throw
The Koreatown Oddity make their debut on Stones Throw with 'Finna Be Past Tense', following a long line of independently released cassettes. Finna Be Past...
NxWorriesYes Lawd!Stones Throw
Knxwledge and Anderson .Paak's collaborative album 'Yes Lawd'! drops under the duo NxWorries moniker. Expect beats and rhymes that...
J Dilla (Jay Dee)Ruff DraftStones Throw
Here it is! The much anticipated reissue of this sought-after J Dilla rarity from 2003, previously only available on an ultra-limited edition vinyl-only...
White Boiz (Krondon & Shafiq Husayn)Neighborhood Wonderful Stones Throw
Krondon & Shafiq Husayn collaborate to form White Boiz. The Strong Arm Steady MC and Sa-Ra producer combine their skills for this Stones Throw 14-track...
QuasimotoThe Further Adventures Of Lord QuasStones Throw
Highly recommended latest offering from Quasimoto. Infectious , funky, psychedelic and raw! featuring MF Doom. ANOTHER MADLIB INVASION!
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Homeboy SandmanHallwaysStones Throw
Second full-length album from rising US rapper Homeboy Sandman, out on the great Stones Throw records. "It is an ode to the space between where you...
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Trance FarmersDixie CrystalsStones Throw
Steeped in swampy blues, rock & roll, soul and the scuzz of LA, here's the debut album from cassette afficionado and songster Trance Farmers, presented...
JonwayneCassette On VinylStones Throw
Jonwayne compiles the best moments from his 'Cassette' series and presses them onto a slab of 180g vinyl. The record features co-production by Mndsgn on...
MadlibPill JarStones Throw
Tracks from the 13-volume Madlib Medicine Show series now compiled into a 20 track LP, hand-picked by the Beat Konducta himself.  A perfect starter...
The StepkidsThe Lottery Stones Throw
The Stepkids groove is a fusion of punk and jazz, West African and 1960s folk, neo and classic soul, classic funk and 20th century classical. The band...
Crow44Crow44Stones Throw
Desmond Pierce with a collection of New Age hymns, lofi jams, detuned surf breeze meets 60's pop in North Yorkshire. New from Stones Throw! 
Anika Anika EP Stones Throw
Angry girl takes up music.  Wicked! Produced by Geoff Barrow of Portishead. Dark and seductive, lovelorn, dubby post-punk and UK industrial. Brilliant...
Karriem RigginsTogether Stones Throw
The second of two "donuts-style" 17-track instrumental LP's from Riggins. The 'D' sound going on here, roughly chopped, jazz and hip-hop in equal measures,...
Homeboy Sandman First Of A Living Breed Stones Throw
First of a Living Breed, his first full-length release on Stones Throw, only solidifies Homeboy’s reputation in New York’s grassroots hip-hop...
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Yo! (Sky Blue) T-shirtStones ThrowStones Throw
Frrrrrrrrrresssssh T-Shirt from Stones Throw Records! Peanut Butter Wolf digs deep into the crates for Volume 1 of our Classic 45's Tees Series, this...
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JontiTwirligigStones Throw
Debut album from multi-instrumentalist, arranger, producer, and vocalist,  Jonti on Stones Throw! A quirky, experimental psychedelic electronic album,...
Vex Ruffin Crash Course Stones Throw
Californian based rocker Vex Ruffin makes simple music. An untrained punk musician who uses a few basic instruments in uncomplicated ways – he calls...
The StepkidsThe StepkidsStones Throw
Stones Throw chuck a curveball out at the heads - this idiosyncratic album from The Stepkids. It's rocky at first, then jazzy, funky, psych-folky, fuzzy,...
Bruce HaackFarad: Vocoder Music 1969-1982Stones Throw
Briliant retrospective of material from pioneering electronic music guru Bruce Haack on Stones Throw records! Up until now, Bruce Haack’s legacy...
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James PantsJames PantsStones Throw
NOW AVAILABLE ON VINYL!! James Pants’ self-titled third album on Stones Throw! Following on from his album 'Seven Seals' and numerous underground...
Tony CookThe Rap Feat. The KidsStones Throw
Funky Drummer Tony Cook brings his sure-fire raw funk to the 7” format, featuring edits of the standout track ‘The Rap’ from his ‘Back...
In Living The True Gods (DVD)Classic Stones Throw Music Videos & InterviewsStones Throw
Includes music videos for Madvillain, Quasimoto, MED, Dilla, James Pants, Aloe Blacc..., as welll as a 2003 interview with Dilla, live performances from...
Aloe BlaccGood ThingsStones Throw
Killer vintage-sounding quality soul, also highly anticipated sophomore album from Aloe Blacc. 'Good things' is produced entirely by Truth & Soul’s...
Strong Arm SteadyIn Search Of Stoney JacksonStones Throw
Heavyweight MADLIB produced album by Los Angeles rappers Strong Arm Steady on Stones Throw Records! Strong Arm Steady was formed in the shadows of...
James PantsSeven SealsStones Throw
This is the long awaitted new album from James Pants on Stones Throw! Apparently started while reading a mystical book and the book of relevations and...
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MadlibVol. 3: Beat Konducta In IndiaStones Throw
The mighty Madlib returns with volume 3 of his fantastic beats albums! Based around his love for Indian music, he has clearly been digging in the crates...
Savath and SavalasLa LlamaStones Throw
Beautiful album of dreamy post rock electronica from Scott Herren AKA Prefuse 73! This is the third album from Scott Herren, Roberto Carlos Lange, and...
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Percee PPerseverance The RemixStones Throw
Remix album from Gut Bustin' Lyracist Percee P featuring Diamond, Aesop Rock, Madlib, Karriem Riggins, Chali 2na, Prince Po. Check It
QuasimotoThe UnseenStones Throw
Classic first album from Quasimoto (Madlib). Psychedelic Hip Hop at its finest - essential purchase!
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Essential beats LP from Madlib. Highly recommended!!

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