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Monday, April 20, 2009

Dr. Purpthumb in the House

Posted By on Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 10:18 AM

click to enlarge Carded up: G-Stack - SMC RECORDINGS
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  • Carded up: G-Stack

Goood morning, all you pot smokers! Today, as you all know, is April 20th, or 4/20 (wink wink nudge nudge cough cough). And though it's still several long, sober hours until 4:20 proper, ASD has a lil' somethin' somethin' to help all you cubicle jockeys make it through the day: a funky tribute to medical marijuana and old school hip-hop, freaked Bay Area style, courtesy of G-Stack aka Purple Mane. Yes, it's "Dr. Purp Thumb," and he can get you what you need.

On this song--thanks to Will B. at SMC Recordings for the link--the legendary Oakland rapper adopts a storytelling cadence and spins a yarn about filling prescriptions for those in need over a remake of Kool Moe Dee's classic "Go See the Doctor" beat. That should tide y'all over until this afternoon.

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