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“Katamari Damacy” Soundtrack Coming to Vinyl

The 2004 PlayStation 2 video game “Katamari Damacy” was beloved for its simplistic, yet novel gameplay, as well as its bright character design and eclectic soundtrack. Now, the game’s music is coming to vinyl for the first time. Mondo has announced the Katamari Damacy – Original Video Game Soundtrack will be issued in a 2xLP release via Mondo, with shipments ...

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Matt Dike, Rap Producer and Delicious Vinyl Co-Founder, Dead at 55

Matt Dike—the co-founder of Los Angeles-based record label Delicious Vinyl and producer behind multiple rap records—has died, the label’s site confirmed. According to the label, Dike passed away at his home in L.A. following a brief illness. He was 55. Dike and Mike Ross formed Delicious Vinyl in 1987. They championed hip-hop acts such as Tone Lōc, Master Rhyme, Young ...

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Matt Dike, mercurial co-founder of rap label Delicious Vinyl and collaborator on Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique,' dies at 56

Dike, whose death was announced on Tuesday via the label he co-founded, Delicious Vinyl, produced or co-produced some of the biggest rap hits to come out of the West Coast in the late 1980s, including Tone Loc’s “Wild Thing” and Young MC’s “Bust a Move.” Dike was a key figure in the creation of the Beastie Boys’ seminal 1989 album, ...

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