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Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Track of the Day: Unagi

Posted By on Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 10:32 AM

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Local hip-hop producer Unagi is one slippery fella. His warm California beats and cool jazz grooves are smoother than cocoa butter left in the sunshine. He's been not so quietly releasing albums that play on his eely moniker for a while now, and as he preps for the latest batch of up-beats and velvety rhymes, Reinventing the Eel, you can sample a couple tight tracks from his Web site. "Grown Man Flowin" featuring Motion Man, is a particularly great track-- it's pure summer anthem material, mixing golden funk with permission to party.   

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