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Frankenstein Limited Edition 7″ Double Pack Pre-Orders Are Live!

The new Frankenstein double 7″ release featuring the classic “Frankenstein’s Pain” and the never before released “Strangers To The Eye” is now available for pre-order in the shop section of our site starting at noon CST today. Check out a sound clip of the release in our media player. Here is the breakdown of the pressings: […]

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Interview with Dan Charnas

Those of you that have not had the opportunity to read “The Big Payback” by Dan Charnas need to run to your local bookstore and pick up a copy now. Simply put, this book is a must read for any discerning fan of hip hop culture. I recently had the opportunity to catch up with the man behind […]

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“Old School Hip Hop” Limited Edition Black T Shirt Pre-Orders Are Live!

I am pleased to announce Roots Forward is featuring a special limited edition T shirt from talented New York City artist Steve Vializ(Cas) entitled “Old School Hip Hop”. Shirt features all the elements of hip hop in one stunning design…. Shirt is limited to 100 only. First 20 shirts will be hand signed by the artist, next […]

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Madman Shawn “Walk Thru Hell” Limited Edition 7″ Pre-orders are live!

  Madman Shawn “Walk Thru Hell”  limited edition 7″ pre-orders are now live in the shop section of our site. Check out a sound clip of the release in our media player. Here is the breakdown of the pressings: 10 Hand Signed Test Pressings($30 + $10 flat rate international shipping**) **SOLD OUT! 100 Red Vinyl Pressings($15 […]

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Madman Shawn “Walk Thru Hell” Pre-Orders Live on Monday

Madman Shawn “Walk Thru Hell” 7″ Pre-Orders begin Monday Feb.13 @Noon CST. There will be 10 hand signed test pressings along with 100 red vinyl and 200 black vinyl pressings of this release. Red/black vinyl pressings are $15, hand signed copies will be $30. Big interest on this one so don’t miss out!

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Roots Forward New Release!

Roots Forward Records next release will be Madman Shawn’s “Walk Thru Hell” from ’94. Once again this will be limited to 300 7″ singles only. Pre-orders will start in the next couple of weeks. Stay tuned…

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Roots Forward Release Announcement This Friday!

Happy New Year! 2012 promises to be an exciting year for Roots Forward as we prepare to unleash 4 vinyl projects, along with a few special music related projects that are in the works as well. This Friday Roots Forward will be releasing information on the 2nd label release which will be an early 90’s […]

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Christmas Special For Our Customers

As a special gift to our customers, those of you that purchase one of the limited edition Craig G/Marley Marl 7″ this weekend will be entered into a draw to win a complimentary copy of the next release on the label. 5 lucky winners will be drawn – good luck and happy holidays!

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Craig G/Marley Marl 7″ Have Arrived!

Craig G/Marley Marl limited edition 7″ pre-orders are now live in the shop section of our site. Check out a sound clip of the release in our media player or the promo video on our youtube page. Here is the breakdown of the pressings: 10 Hand Signed Test Pressings($40 + $10 flat rate international shipping**) […]

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