The Arsonists – Lost In The Fire 90’s EP [VINYL]

So following on from Q-Unique’s Nomaads unreleased 90’s project from last year and the D-Stroy & Tony Touch 94 Demos project from 2011 we have these previously unreleased 90’s joints from one-time Fondle Em artists and Bushwick residents The Arsonists. Fresh full colour artwork courtesy of cut-n-paste/collage artist Matt Littler, making his Herring debut. Cop before they gwannnnnn….

Tracks:
A1 Do it
A2 Wee Hours feat. J-Live
A3 Ruff Times
A4 Universal Skills
B1 AEIOU
B2 Xilef
B3 Spark Em
B4 Testing
A1, B3 & B4 produced by D-Stroy.
A2 prod. by DJ Spin One & Freestyle.
A3 & A4 prod. by Q-Unique.
B1 prod. by K. Krash.
B2 prod. by D-Stroy & Q-Unique.

Artwork by Matt Littler

So following on from Q-Unique’s Nomaads unreleased 90’s project from last year and the D-Stroy & Tony Touch 94 Demos project from 2011 we have these previously unreleased 90’s joints from one-time Fondle Em artists and Bushwick residents The Arsonists. Fresh full colour artwork courtesy of cut-n-paste/collage artist Matt Littler, making his Herring debut. Cop before they gwannnnnn….

Tracks: A1 Do it A2 Wee Hours feat. J-Live A3 Ruff Times A4 Universal Skills B1 AEIOU B2 Xilef B3 Spark Em B4 Testing A1, B3 & B4 produced by D-Stroy. A2 prod. by DJ Spin One & Freestyle. A3 & A4 prod. by Q-Unique. B1 prod. by K. Krash. B2 prod. by D-Stroy & Q-Unique.

Artwork by Matt Littler



Arsonists - As The World Burns & Lost In The Fire (2xCD)

2018 will mark the return of the original Bushwick Bomb Squad! Legendary emcee crew, the Arsonists have announced a double-album release via Below System Records.
This will include a deluxe edition of the group’s classic debut album “As The World Burns” (released in 1999) which yielded such underground anthems as “Blaze”, “Halloween” and the “Session.”

2018 will mark the return of the original Bushwick Bomb Squad! Legendary emcee crew, the Arsonists have announced a double-album release via Below System Records. This will include a deluxe edition of the group’s classic debut album “As The World Burns” (released in 1999) which yielded such underground anthems as “Blaze”, “Halloween” and the “Session.”

It will also include “Lost In The Fire”, which will include many unreleased gems including tracks with J-Live, High & Mighty and Mass Influence as well as six new tracks from the group (the first in over fifteen years!) with guest appearances from Vinnie Paz (Jedi Mind Tricks) and Ill Bill (La Coka Nostra, Non-Phixion).

It will also include “Lost In The Fire”, which will include many unreleased gems including tracks with J-Live, High & Mighty and Mass Influence as well as six new tracks from the group (the first in over fifteen years!) with guest appearances from Vinnie Paz (Jedi Mind Tricks) and Ill Bill (La Coka Nostra, Non-Phixion).

Tracklist.

Tracklist.

Jise, DStroy, Q-Unique, Swel & Freestyle

Jise, DStroy, Q-Unique, Swel & Freestyle



Originally going under the name Bushwick Bomb Squad since their formation in 1993, members Q-Unique, D-stroy, Freestyle, Swel Boogie, and Jise One were part of the underground hip-hop field for a short duration before signing to the independent Fondle 'Em Records and changing their moniker to the Arsonists. With three 12" singles that followed  a deal on Matador Records in 1999. Their debut full-length, As the World Burns, was released later on that year. Their album, As the World Burns (1999), reached No. 78 on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, its single, "Pyromaniax", reached No. 43 on Billboard's Hot Rap Singles chart.

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