JuiceLand Radio #1: House Shoes

JuiceLand Radio #1: House Shoes

House Shoes is a world famous DJ, producer, and legendary tastemaker hailing from Detroit, Michigan and now residing in Los Angeles. Through his work he’s helped make Detroit hip hop into a recognizable, consistently sought after sound. In this mix, Shoes shares an eclectic selection of tracks. Keep an ear...
House Shoes Australia/New Zealand 2014 Round TWO...

House Shoes Australia/New Zealand 2014 Round TWO…

I will be returning to Australia and New Zealand for the second time this year in a week. Dates and venues above. See ya’ll down under. Shoes
House Shoes feat. OhNo/Alchemist/Roc Marciano (CohenBeats Remix)

House Shoes feat. OhNo/Alchemist/Roc Marciano (CohenBeats Remix)

Here’s another joint for y’all… When I was in Tel Aviv a few weeks ago I linked with the homie Cohen. (soundcloud.com/cohenbeatsaredope)… While we were chillin’ he played me a joint that had an ill intro on it, and I told him it would be a great fit for a...
The Worm: The Gift Vol. 10 - DRUGS BEATS

The Worm: The Gift Vol. 10 – DRUGS BEATS

It’s been a minute. But I’m back at it again with the final installment of The Gift series. DRUGS BEATS hails from North Carolina and has had placements with 50 Cent, Ludacris, Lloyd Banks, Big Boi and many more. Check out the leaker from The Gift Vol. 10, “The Worm”…...
House Shoes live on KISS 100 FM in London 10.20.14

House Shoes live on KISS 100 FM in London 10.20.14

Live mix from 10.20.14 on KISS FM in London with the homies DJ MK and Shortee Blitz… New Music from Tall Black Guy, Oh No, Stro, Danny Brown, DRUGS BEATS, Seige Monstracity, 14KT, D’Angelo, Mr. Porter, Denetia and Sene, DJ Khalil, Knxwledge, Denmark Vessey, Tuamie, Nameless, Big Tone, Kev Brown,...
House Shoes Fall 2014 EU TOUR

House Shoes Fall 2014 EU TOUR

I will be touring Europe from November 1st thru November 14th. Catch me when you can. See y’all in a minute. Shoes
Hus Kingpin x House Shoes - "The Listening"

Hus Kingpin x House Shoes – “The Listening”

Dirt. Shouts to Hus. And Nah Right. Via NahRight: Here’s the final leak from the NR presented NAHRIGHT Hype project from Hus Kingpin, due out tomorrow. Shout to the esteemed DJ House Shoes for the beat. Go grab the whole project HERE…
Flip Sessions Volume 2: And the winner is....

Flip Sessions Volume 2: And the winner is….

THE SAMPLE: THE WINNERS: FIRST PLACE: DERT BEATS SECOND PLACE: CHANES THIRD PLACE: JUICY THE EMISSARY THESE THREE JOINTS WILL BE RELEASED ON A VERY LIMITED 45 SOON. STAY TUNED. SALUTE TO EVERYBODY THAT PARTICIPATED. NEXT FLIP SESSION IN JAN/FEB. -SHOES
DERT FLOYD:  West Side Of The Moon LP/ Dertbeats.com

DERT FLOYD: West Side Of The Moon LP/ Dertbeats.com

A boom-bap study on the discography of Pink Floyd. This vinyl and tape release features twenty of Dert’s personal favorite tracks from the Dert Floyd/Westside of the Moon beat tape remastered and sounding better than ever. Manufactured and released on Dert’s new label. SUPPORT, and stay tuned for his next...
House Shoes Flip Sessions Two Entries Playlist

House Shoes Flip Sessions Two Entries Playlist

Here we go yall. Round 2. No voting process this time. I will announce the two winners who will be pressed on a limited 45 next week. Enjoy the entries. djhouseshoes.com
House Shoes Presents: Flip Sessions Vol. 2 contest

House Shoes Presents: Flip Sessions Vol. 2 contest

Alright ya’ll. Flip Sessions Vol 2 is here. You have until 5pm PST Sunday October 12th to beat this shit up. Post it on soundcloud with the title “House Shoes Flip Sessions Vol 2″ and send me a private soundcloud message and also an email with the soundcloud link to...
NTS MIX : LIVE FROM LOS ANGELES 9.10.14

NTS MIX : LIVE FROM LOS ANGELES 9.10.14

Some heat for y’all. Beats from the finest. enjoy. House Shoes (Live From LA) – 10th September 2014 by Nts Radio on Mixcloud
"Music Made Me Obsessed": Sol Republic's MUSIC MADE ME DO IT campaign

“Music Made Me Obsessed”: Sol Republic’s MUSIC MADE ME DO IT campaign

Spending the sunniest days in dusty crates, giving old gems new beginnings. Share what music made you do. #MMMDI Music: “Empire Reprise” Written & Performed by DJ House Shoes
Danny Brown HOT SOUP INSTROS 2LP AVAILABLE NOW

Danny Brown HOT SOUP INSTROS 2LP AVAILABLE NOW

LIMITED FIRST PRESS OF 500 COPIES GOING FAST! ORDER HERE…
Knx x Danny Brown x Sweet PT II : Koko(sweet)

Knx x Danny Brown x Sweet PT II : Koko(sweet)

Knx sent me another remix of Danny’s joint of my album Let It Go… Shit is crazy. Had to share.
BONUS TRACKS: T-White - OWW!

BONUS TRACKS: T-White – OWW!

Vinyl-only bonus track from the already sold out Gift Volume 5:T-White. Snooze you lose.
THEOREMATIC.COM : House Shoes Interview

THEOREMATIC.COM : House Shoes Interview

In this installment of Theorematic, I traveled to Los Angeles to meet up with DJ House Shoes (Shoes). If you’re not familiar with Mr. Shoes, please allow Theorematic to introduce you to this beat breaking, record spinning, soul sampling, world traveling Detroit Ambassador and prime promoter of dope music. Check...
House Shoes Presents: Flip Sessions Vol. 1 45's are HERE.

House Shoes Presents: Flip Sessions Vol. 1 45’s are HERE.

House Shoes recently started his quarterly “Flip Sessions” series where he selects a sample and producers get the opportunity to create their own interpretation. One public winner is chosen from a voting process on his soundcloud (soundcloud.com/houseshoes), and Shoes also selects a personal favorite. The people, and Shoes have spoken,...
The Gift Volume 5: T-White LPs are in...

The Gift Volume 5: T-White LPs are in…

Limited to 300 white vinyl lps, order now at fatbeats.com as these will not be around long.
Pre-order Danny Brown: Hot Soup instrumentals 2lp now

Pre-order Danny Brown: Hot Soup instrumentals 2lp now

House Shoes is proud to present the first-ever physical release of the instrumental version of Danny Brown’s Hot Soup, his debut album released in 2009 prior to the release of The Hybrid. Featuring production by Nick Speed, Quelle Chris, and Danny Brown himself, Hot Soup immediately propelled Danny Brown into...
Daily Operation : Diggin' in Sydney with Katalyst and ALC

Daily Operation : Diggin’ in Sydney with Katalyst and ALC

The premiere episode of Daily Operation features House Shoes, Katalyst & Alchemist hanging out, digging for wax and talking all things sampling. Filmed at Katalyst’s lab and Revolve Records, Sydney, Australia. Respect to Sam Dutch from Grindin’….
T-White: Live From Shoes House - May 25th, 2014

T-White: Live From Shoes House – May 25th, 2014

Listen to the whitest. And preorder T-White’s The Gift Vol. 5 now, HERE. Recorded @ The Copa Lounge in Chicago, IL on May 25th, 2014. All joints concocted, Frankensteined and instigated by The Very Whitest for Street Corner Music and Old Gold Electric.
Bonus Tracks : Tuamie - 199993

Bonus Tracks : Tuamie – 199993

Tuamie flips the theme to Living Single for “199993”, one of two bonus tracks from his “The Gift Vol. 4″ LP released on Street Corner Music.
Let It Go is 2 years old/Knx rmx of Sweet feat. Danny Brown

Let It Go is 2 years old/Knx rmx of Sweet feat. Danny Brown

Let It Go just turned 2 years old. To celebrate the anniversary, refresh your memory of my debut album, download free, stream the beats, and enjoy the Knx remix for Sweet feat. Danny Brown… And you can still purchase Let It Go on iTunes… Holla. Sweet.
Preorder The Gift Vol. V: T-White now...

Preorder The Gift Vol. V: T-White now…

The records will be here soon. Don’t sleep. Preorder HERE… Meet T-White. Last spring I met T-White in Chicago thru my homies Denmark and Scud. Sooner than later the folders started coming thru. And now we got another one. The kid is super nice with his. Listen, enjoy, and pass...
Bonus Tracks: Nameless - Ma (it's good)

Bonus Tracks: Nameless – Ma (it’s good)

Bonus Track from the LP version of the inaugural volume of The Gift. LP’s are long gone. Find it on Discogs. -Shoes
Flip Sessions Vol. One: And The Winner Is...

Flip Sessions Vol. One: And The Winner Is…

Tall Black Guy wins the popular vote for the public winner… Congrats my man. Shash’U had my personal favorite. Remember y’all, this is a flip contest. Next time, FLIP the motherfucker. I’ll prolly do another one of these in a few months. Stay tuned.
The Gift Bonus Tracks: EXT - The Wake Up

The Gift Bonus Tracks: EXT – The Wake Up

The Wake Up is one of two bonus LP tracks from EXT’s The Gift Volume 3… These records are sold out. Don’t sleep.
House Shoes Presents: The Gift Volume 9 - Denmark Vessey

House Shoes Presents: The Gift Volume 9 – Denmark Vessey

It’s time for another one. Volume 9 highlights Denmark Vessey on the boards. Cats know about the raps (Cult Classic w/ Scud One), but Denmark is just as heavy on the beats. Enjoy. We got one more on the way… -Shoes
Shoes' Flip Sessions Vol. One: Electric Piano Solo - Entries

Shoes’ Flip Sessions Vol. One: Electric Piano Solo – Entries

Jay Dee put the Electric Piano Solo interlude on the Unreleased EP to give cats something to flip back in 1997… This is what they did with it. Likes = Votes. Comments are good as well but not involved in the voting process. Tell ‘em what you like or don’t...
Jay Dee Unreleased: Sample flip contest...

Jay Dee Unreleased: Sample flip contest…

Jay Dee put the Electric Piano Solo interlude on the Unreleased EP to give cats something to flip… I wanna say someone fucked with it on a Flipmode album back in the day. I wanna see what y’all can do though… Flip the interlude and post it to soundcloud. Send...
House Shoes x Willie B. - Episode 4: Facebook Sucks

House Shoes x Willie B. – Episode 4: Facebook Sucks

House Shoes & Willie B fire off on Facebook. Two talented and outspoken producers take to the legendary Delicious Vinyl in Los Angeles, CA and drop laughs, opinions and loads of perspective. Since 1994, House Shoes has been an integral part of Detroit Hip Hop. From Elzhi and Danny Brown,...
Danny Brown 2008 Debut HOT SOUP stream / Now available in 2LP/2CD via Street Corner Music

Danny Brown 2008 Debut HOT SOUP stream / Now available in 2LP/2CD via Street Corner Music

House Shoes is proud to present the first-ever vinyl release of Danny Brown’s Hot Soup, his debut album released in 2009 prior to the release of The Hybrid. Featuring Rapper Big Pooh and production by Nick Speed, Quelle Chris, and Danny Brown himself, Hot Soup immediately propelled Danny Brown into...
House Shoes Presents The Gift: The Jay Dee Unreleased EP (Free Download)

House Shoes Presents The Gift: The Jay Dee Unreleased EP (Free Download)

In 1997, Jay Dee was the still new kid on the block. With the success of singles like Runnin’ (Pharcyde), and Stakes is High (De La Soul), he had his own undeniable sound, but the majors still weren’t sold. This is proof of that. Jay was solicited by a lot...
Tuamie - Simple N Clean

Tuamie – Simple N Clean

The Gift that keeps on giving. Take a listen to Simple N Clean, one of 2 LP only bonus tracks from Tuamie’s installment of The Gift… Order NOW. Only a handful left.
House Shoes x Willie B. Episode 3: Stevie

House Shoes x Willie B. Episode 3: Stevie

Exclusive: House Shoes takes Willie B on a tour of Stevie Wonder’s Instagram account. Two talented and outspoken producers take to the legendary Delicious Vinyl in Los Angeles, CA and drop laughs, opinions and loads of perspective. Since 1994, House Shoes has been an integral part of Detroit Hip Hop....
DertBeats x Biggie x Pink Floyd - Free Download

DertBeats x Biggie x Pink Floyd – Free Download

Dert took his rendition of Pink Floyd’s “Money” and threw the M.A.F.I.A. on top… Slapper. Enjoy… -Shoes
House Shoes Presents - The Gift Volume VIII: Raj Mahal

House Shoes Presents – The Gift Volume VIII: Raj Mahal

I’ve known Raj for a long time. A frequent patron at St. Andrews in the prime years, Raj has been honing his craft for years. I hit him last year to send me a gang of joints to see if he had enough heat on deck for me to put...
The Gift Volume Four - Tuamie LP NOW AVAILABLE

The Gift Volume Four – Tuamie LP NOW AVAILABLE

Tuamie’s long awaited Volume Four of Shoes’ The Gift series is here on LP. Two previously unreleased tracks, 19993, and Simple and Clean are included only on the vinyl. Available in a limited pressing of 500 copies, this will be gone soon. Order HERE.
The King James Version Chapter One now on cassette...

The King James Version Chapter One now on cassette…

The King James Version Chapter One is now available on cassette via Redefinition Records… Order at fatbeats.com House Shoes presents The King James Version Chapter One: Verses One – Four (Cassette) Follow HouseShoes on Soundcloud: @houseshoes This is a lovingly and expertly constructed journey through the building blocks of Dilla’s...
House Shoes x Willie B. - Episode Two

House Shoes x Willie B. – Episode Two

Exclusive: In this edition of HipHopDX’s series, House Shoes & Willie B debate the merits of Nas’ “It Was Written” & “I Am.” Two talented and outspoken producers take to the legendary Delicious Vinyl in Los Angeles, CA and drop laughs, opinions and loads of perspective. Since 1994, House Shoes...
BASE FM Highseas Boat Party Highlights (Summer 2014)

BASE FM Highseas Boat Party Highlights (Summer 2014)

Good times were had. Shouts to Sam Dutch, Jazz, Dylan, Kina, Recloose and all my NZ fam…
House Shoes x Willie B : HipHopDX Interview series debuts

House Shoes x Willie B : HipHopDX Interview series debuts

HipHopDX Exclusive. In this new series, House Shoes and Willie B of Delicious Vinyl break down Kendrick Lamar’s “Good Kid, m.A.A.d City” and J. Dilla’s legacy. Two talented and outspoken producers take to the legendary Delicious Vinyl in Los Angeles, CA and drop laughs, opinions and loads of perspective. Since...
The Gift Volume 7: House Shoes

The Gift Volume 7: House Shoes

I had to throw my hat in the ring and take the GOD volume.. Volume Seven is comprised of beats from 1997-2011 that I produced for Elzhi, Proof, Quelle, Danny Brown and others… 1. Boomerang Slang (Elzhi-1998) 2. Scattered Pictures (Elzhi-1998) 3. Trauma Unit (Fuzz Scoota-2000) 4. Stroll (Elzhi-2001) 5....
Street Corner Music reissuing Danny Brown debut lp...

Street Corner Music reissuing Danny Brown debut lp…

When I did the Boiler Room in NYC last fall for the release of Danny’s OLD album. we smoked a ton of dope and drank a bunch of whiskey. In between the clouds and drinks, the idea popped up to re-release Hot Soup, Danny’s debut solo lp from 2008. He...
Preorder The Gift Volume IV: TUAMIE now!

Preorder The Gift Volume IV: TUAMIE now!

The Gift Volume Four: Tuamie will be here soon, and then it will be gone. Don’t sleep. Limited to 500 copies. Get it NOW HERE.
Shoes interviews Tiny Hearts for Boiler Room

Shoes interviews Tiny Hearts for Boiler Room

House Shoes chats with Tiny Hearts, the sonic ensemble of Waajeed, Dede Reynolds and Tim K. Stay up on their movements along with other work Waajeed has on deck at dirttechreck.com… Cheeck out the Boiler Room show from the HVW8 gallery below.
The Gift Volume Six: Cream Of Beats

The Gift Volume Six: Cream Of Beats

The time has come for another installment of The Gift…. Volume Six brings y’all up to speed on CREAM OF BEATS, a cat that those who do their digging on this beat shit already may be familiar with. Me and Cream went to high school together. His origins are in...
The King James Version Volume Two: The New Testament (part one)

The King James Version Volume Two: The New Testament (part one)

Mad Decent Worldwide Radio #81 In celebration of James “J Dilla” Yancey’s 40th birthday, House Shoes presents the first half of the follow up to his critically acclaimed “The King James Version” mix, paying tribute to one of, if not the best producer in hip-hop’s history by strolling through some...
The Gift Vol 3 LP's now available....

The Gift Vol 3 LP’s now available….

Available NOW!!! The third installment in The Gift series, EXT aka Rudy Eckes is now available on vinyl for a very limited time. 300 LP’s. Order HERE.
iStandard Interview/Legend In The Making Award

iStandard Interview/Legend In The Making Award

Salute to J. Hatch and iStandard for presenting me with the Legend In The Making award in December. Honored. “iStandard teamed up with SAE in LA for the ‘Business of Music Production’ Workshop in Dec 2012 to discuss all aspects of how to place records with major artists and all...
On The Beat: House Shoes Interview

On The Beat: House Shoes Interview

VIA On The Beat: What up world, I hope you’re all enjoying the beginnings of a new year. We’re starting things off the right way with a bunch of great shows. In this episode, we go to Hollywood, California to build with true Hip Hop legend House Shoes. Shoes was...
New DubLab mix....

New DubLab mix….

Via dublab.com This cat is solidly locked into the master sound plan and happy to share the blueprints. House Shoes returned live to the dublab airwaves for our fall 2013 Proton Drive fundraiser and dropped some serious gems once again. He has just launched his Street Corner Music record label...
House Shoes Presents: The Gift Vol. V - T-White

House Shoes Presents: The Gift Vol. V – T-White

Meet T-White. Last spring I met T-White in Chicago thru my homies Denmark and Scud. Sooner than later the folders started coming thru. And now we got another one. The kid is super nice with his. Listen, enjoy, and pass it around. Limited vinyl on Street Corner Music end of...
VIDEO: DertBeats - MONEY

VIDEO: DertBeats – MONEY

The video for MONEY off of The Gift Vol II – DertBeats is here… The vinyl is sold out. Download from www.soundcloud.com/houseshoes Directed by T-White (The Gift Vol V). Animated by T- White and Jeremie Barineau for Bonehill, Inc. www.dertbeats.com Stay tuned for The Gift: Vol V – T-White dropping...
AUCKLAND. ON A BOAT.

AUCKLAND. ON A BOAT.

FEB 22. AUCKLAND. ON A BOAT. HOLLA.
HOUSE SHOES PRESENTS: THE GIFT VOL. IV - TUAMIE

HOUSE SHOES PRESENTS: THE GIFT VOL. IV – TUAMIE

Time for another gift y’all… Knx hipped me to Tuamie about 6 months ago. I was floored. This kid got some shit. Three songs(*) on The Gift Vol IV come from MASTA KILLA, a dope tape that was released a few months back on Grand Garden Records. Limited edition vinyl...
Kaytranada/HouseShoes/DannyBrown Boiler Room NYC 10.9.13 VIDEO

Kaytranada/HouseShoes/DannyBrown Boiler Room NYC 10.9.13 VIDEO

Check out my set at the Boiler Room NYC celebration for Danny’s new album OLD… It was great to see Danny and also meet Kay for the first time. Dope night. I also posted Kaytranada’s set and a cpl of joints from Danny that night.
The Gift Vol. II : DertBeats LP now available

The Gift Vol. II : DertBeats LP now available

“The time has come for another gift. Volume Two brings you up to speed on DertBeats. Los Angeles based cat who actually produced an entire album for KRS-ONE a few years back. I have been beating the shit outta his flip of Pink Floyd’s “Money” for like 4-5 years now....
Soulection #149 w/HouseShoes

Soulection #149 w/HouseShoes

We return this time along with the pioneer/legendary House Shoes. This man’s musical selections, experiences/knowledge, and blunt personality is one that you can’t deny. We respect House Shoes! It was nice to finally have him come by and drop two different sets (that’s right two!). He kicked it off with...
House Shoes x Dirty Science Present: DENMARK VESSEY - DON'T DRINK THE KOOL AID (FREE DL)

House Shoes x Dirty Science Present: DENMARK VESSEY – DON’T DRINK THE KOOL AID (FREE DL)

Brought to you by House Shoes and Dirty Science, one of the newest undiscovered Producer/MC’s out of Detroit, Denmark Vessey comes with his free project entitled “DON’T DRINK THE KOOL AID” with production by Exile, House Shoes, Apollo Brown and more in support of his soon to be released Debut...
House Shoes Presents: The Gift Vol III - Ext aka Rudy Eckes

House Shoes Presents: The Gift Vol III – Ext aka Rudy Eckes

Volume III of The Gift brings you Ext aka Rudy Eckes. From raw loop chops to layered synths, Ext has all that a true beathead wants. And he said fuck being a lawyer. Imma make beats. From Brooklyn NYC to the world, House Shoes presents The Gift -Volume III: Ext...
Nameless : Out The Box - THE GIFT IN STORES NOW

Nameless : Out The Box – THE GIFT IN STORES NOW

Share the moment when Nameless sees his first record for the first time. House Shoes Presents : The Gift – Volume One: Nameless IN STORES NOW. Fat Beats has completely sold out of all copies. This is a great start for STREET CORNER MUSIC.
Redefinition Records releases The King James Version Volume One on 2LP

Redefinition Records releases The King James Version Volume One on 2LP

AVAILABLE NOW ON 2LP!!! ORDER IT HERE… “This is a lovingly and expertly constructed journey through the building blocks of Dilla’s beats – the dusty OG vinyl grooves that he sampled. From the basis of a Frank-N-Dank cult favorite, through that of a Fantastic SV moment, to Donuts’ irresistible ingredients,...
PumaYardSF at The America's Cup w Peanut Butter Wolf, E da Boss, and Shoes

PumaYardSF at The America’s Cup w Peanut Butter Wolf, E da Boss, and Shoes

I had the pleasure of djing at the America’s Cup with Peanut Butter Wolf and E Da Boss of Myron & E… Check out the video. Good Times.
The Making of "Rainbow Read" w/ Nameless

The Making of “Rainbow Read” w/ Nameless

In the last of three “making of” videos, Nameless shows us the steps he took in bitch slapping the theme to Reading Rainbow for “Rainbow Read” from House Shoes Presents- The Gift: Vol. One- Nameless… The Gift: Volume One – Nameless will be available in stores and at www.fatbeats.com October...
The Making Of Yo Gabba Stabba w/ Nameless (Video)

The Making Of Yo Gabba Stabba w/ Nameless (Video)

Here is the second  “making of” video to promote “The Gift: Volume One – Nameless”, being released on my label, Street Corner Music, in early October. You will see Nameless slap the shit out of the Yo Gabba Gabba theme for Yo Gabba Stabba… House Shoes Presents- The Gift: Volume One...
GPen #GLife Feature

GPen #GLife Feature

I got a free GPen for this. It’s fantastic. Talking the same old shit pretty much. Shouts to GPen and the OG B-Real….
THE MAKING OF DILLA NIGHTS W/ NAMELESS

THE MAKING OF DILLA NIGHTS W/ NAMELESS

I hit up Nameless and asked him to do a few “making of” videos to promote “The Gift: Volume One – Nameless”, being released on my new label, Street Corner Music, in early October. Here, on “DILLA NIGHTS”, he re-interprets Stereolab’s “Come and Play In The Milky Night”, as used...
Street Corner Music Label Announcement/Nameless LP Preorder

Street Corner Music Label Announcement/Nameless LP Preorder

So. It is with great pleasure that I would like to announce that I am finally back in the label game. Street Corner Music, my new venture with Fat Beats Distribution, would like to announce our first release, House Shoes Presents- The Gift: Volume One- Nameless, to be released in...
BUY MY SHIT HERE.

BUY MY SHIT HERE.

FATBEATS.COM UGHH.COM HHV.DE INSECT RECORDS DISCOGS ITUNES BEHIND CLOSED DOORS DVD OR HOLLA DIRECT: shoes@djhouseshoes.com Your support is appreciated.
Boiler Room at Shoes House.

Boiler Room at Shoes House.

Boiler Room came thru the crib. I played some records. Check it out.
All Ears/Demos Trailers

All Ears/Demos Trailers

So I am a movie star. Don’t believe it? ALL EARS trailer sxsw from Gus Sutherland on Vimeo. I am featured in both of these documentaries. All Ears: A Glimpse Into The Los Angeles Beat Community, and Demos, two very good films I am proud to be a part of....
LET IT GO IS ONE YEAR OLD (FREE DOWNLOAD)

LET IT GO IS ONE YEAR OLD (FREE DOWNLOAD)

My debut LP, Let It Go, dropped a year ago today. To celebrate the anniversary I’m letting it go. For the free. Fuck it. Pass this shit around y’all. It’s a good fucking record. All your favorites are on the shit. Buy links are below if you wanna pay some...
thebeeshine.com interview

thebeeshine.com interview

Talking Shit with thebeeshine.com
Let It Go Beat Tape / "Keep On" Video feat. Coss

Let It Go Beat Tape / “Keep On” Video feat. Coss

via OkayPlayer: That dope ass album, Let It Go, that the homie House Shoes put out last year looks like it’s gettin’ touched up a lil’. Next week (6/4), Shoes will be dropping Let It Go (The Beat Tape Version) via Insect Records. It’s the entire instrumental LP with all...
THE GIFT VOLUME TWO: DERTBEATS

THE GIFT VOLUME TWO: DERTBEATS

The time has come for another gift. Volume Two brings you up to speed on DertBeats. Los Angeles based cat who actually produced an entire album for KRS-ONE a few years back. I have been beating the shit outta his flip of Pink Floyd’s “Money” for like 4-5 years now…...
CRATE DIGGERS: THE SHOES VERSION

CRATE DIGGERS: THE SHOES VERSION

Honored to be included in the series… Shouts to Jason Newman from FuseTV and Adrian Younge for the connect…
House Shoes Presents : "DREAMS - B.I.G. Re:Imagined"

House Shoes Presents : “DREAMS – B.I.G. Re:Imagined”

On March 9th, I got a lightbulb. My lightbulbs are usually pretty flawless. Sent a bunch of B.I.G. acapellas to the homies. This is the result. http://www.sendspace.com/file/vyy6j2 Enjoy.
Blu & Exile & House Shoes & New Zealand & Australia & 2013

Blu & Exile & House Shoes & New Zealand & Australia & 2013

Back to the land down under…
Notorious B.I.G. - Dangerous MC's (Knxwledge Rmx)

Notorious B.I.G. – Dangerous MC’s (Knxwledge Rmx)

The leaker off of “DREAMS: B.I.G. RE-IMAGINED”… Knxwledge puts Dangerous MC’s through the ringer. DREAMS drops this thursday March 28th, and features remixes by Nottz, Quelle Chris, 14KT, NAMELESS, Waajeed, KHRYSIS and more…
THE GIFT: VOLUME ONE - NAMELESS

THE GIFT: VOLUME ONE – NAMELESS

This is the inaugural jumpoff for THE GIFT, a series where I will be spotlighting producers and artists you may not be aware of. Each volume will be curated from prior bandcamp/soundcloud releases as an introduction to cats who have released prior material that I feel hasn’t reached its potential...
House Shoes at SXSW 2013

House Shoes at SXSW 2013

I’ll be around from the 12th to the 14th… If you’re there I HIGHLY recommend you check out the screening of All Ears on the 13th at 6pm. Fantastic documentary about LA producers. Check it out. Holla. -Shoes
House Shoes Presents: Chanes - Renegade Hands

House Shoes Presents: Chanes – Renegade Hands

House Shoes presents 'Renegade Hands' by Chanes “Renegade Hands”, is the second album made up of music, hand-selected by his good friend House Shoes. The sounds that make up the songs and the overall beauty of the project’s music and structure make it a truly heart-breaking record. Instrumental Hip Hop...
RAISE IT UP 2012. by Mochilla...

RAISE IT UP 2012. by Mochilla…

Thank You Jay Dee__Raise It Up! from MOCHILLA on Vimeo. Incredible visual summary of 2012’s celebration of DillaDawg at Little Temple in Los Angeles. Guest DJ’s: J Rocc Rhettmatic PB Wolf Mr.Choc The Gaslamp Killer C-Minus Inka One Sean O MonaLisa Coleman Jedi Destroyer Expo Plann B Low Key Val...
Quelle Chris/Denmark Vessey - Rappin' Ass (prod. HouseShoes)

Quelle Chris/Denmark Vessey – Rappin’ Ass (prod. HouseShoes)

Quelle Chris – Rappin Ass (feat. Denmark Vessey) Rappin Ass by Quelle Chris Limited Edition 45 & Free Download Free Download: http://mellomusicgroup.bandcamp.com/track/rappin-ass Quelle Chris & MMG kick off 2013. How? With Rappin Ass. A song scientifically engineered to make you laugh at lesser rappers. Featuring Denmark Vessey. Produced by House...
VIDEO: The Bridge Tour Fall 2012 w GuiltySimpson,HouseShoes,Knxwledge,Dibiase,and Samiyam

VIDEO: The Bridge Tour Fall 2012 w GuiltySimpson,HouseShoes,Knxwledge,Dibiase,and Samiyam

Blisswave productions’ Detroit Summer party series, TheBridge, took its’ show on the road in December 2012 with a West Coast Tour. For those who don’t know, the idea behind the party is to “bridge” the gap between the Detroit underground sound with the multi genre sounds of the west coast....
Shots Fired Podcast: The White Rapper episode

Shots Fired Podcast: The White Rapper episode

“Detroit DJ/producer House Shoes and LA rapper Busdriver join Nocando & Jeff Weiss this week to discuss white rappers. The guys talk about the origins of the white rapper with Blondie, Beastie Boys being the white Run-DMC, 3rd Bass dissing Vanilla Ice, rapping actors, and Eminem’s long lasting impact. They...
Talkin Shit With Shoes. Safety Net Episode.

Talkin Shit With Shoes. Safety Net Episode.

Talking Shit With Shoes. Waxing poetic and goin thru some of my favorite things. Enjoy. Fuck w Noirfancy at www.thatsnotmebro.com
House Shoes Live at Church 11.29.12 (Loungin' 1.5)

House Shoes Live at Church 11.29.12 (Loungin’ 1.5)

For those who have been asking for Loungin’ II for the last ten years, here you go…. HouseShoes – LiveAtChurch 11.29.12 Pt.1 by Houseshoes on Mixcloud This is my opening set from Mark de-Clive Lowe’s monthly event CHURCH, live at the DelMonte Speakeasy in Venice CA… I ain’t giving up...
Let It Go Instrumental LP now available....

Let It Go Instrumental LP now available….

House Shoes’s “Let It Go” album received the instrumental treatment with a limited edition vinyl piece of only 500 copies. The regular version of the album featured production by House Shoes and vocal features from the likes of Roc Marciano, Danny Brown, Alchemist, Black Milk, Nottz and many others. Now,...
House Shoes - Let It Go

House Shoes – Let It Go

June 2012 marked the TRES Records release of Let It Go – the debut LP from Detroit’s own House Shoes. It feels wrong to call this a ‘debut’ record, not only because it doesn’t sound like a first-try, but because House Shoes isn’t new. He released the now treasure-hunted Jay...
LetItGo: Roller Coaster feat. SelfSays (OG Version)

LetItGo: Roller Coaster feat. SelfSays (OG Version)

Original Version of Roller Coaster, feat. SelfSays (third from right). Fat Albert Einstein replayed the beat for me on the album. Enjoy.
Playing Records and Talkin' Shit... Special Guest on "Monday Nights w Josue" Podcast

Playing Records and Talkin’ Shit… Special Guest on “Monday Nights w Josue” Podcast

This was fun. Chillin’ w BlackFancy and Josue on the newest episode of their Monday Nights w/ Josue podcast for That’sNotMeBro… Playing records and talking shit. 2 of my favorite things. Check it out.
LA Record: Interpreters column Fall 2012

LA Record: Interpreters column Fall 2012

THE INTERPRETER: HOUSE SHOES October 23rd, 2012 · photo by gari askew Famed L.A.-via-Detroit-based hip-hop producer House Shoes, who made himself a name DJing at Detroit’s famed Saint Andrews Hall, has just debuted the first album entirely produced by him, Let It Go on Tres Records, and it doesn’t disappoint....
Bling47Breaks: Ruff Draft Alternate Intro/Beef?

Bling47Breaks: Ruff Draft Alternate Intro/Beef?

Nitty Gritty shit. I’ve never really told the tale. Learn something. Much respect to Waajeed and www.bling47.com
Bling47Breaks: Hoes

Bling47Breaks: Hoes

Shoes has a way of putting things into words like no one else. On this third installment of #shoesmonth on Bling47 Breaks he does just that. Slum Villages, “Trinity” Album was littered with productions for several of Detroit’s finest including myself. One of the highlights was a track named, “Hoes”...
MySpace "Feel The Music" Hollywood w/ JazzyJeff

MySpace “Feel The Music” Hollywood w/ JazzyJeff

MySpace and Denon “Feel the Music Event” starring Jazzy Jeff, DJ Jay-P and HouseShoes in Hollywood from a Nelson Production on Vimeo. MySpace and Denon “Feel the Music Event” starring DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Jay-P and HouseShoes in Hollywood. I had a couple drinks. Great nite. Shouts to Uncle Jeff,...
Bling47Breaks: Feeling Good

Bling47Breaks: Feeling Good

My october takeover of Bling47Breaks continues with some crazy shit right here. Check it out… “Back like we never left with another installment of Houseshoes month at Bling47 Breaks. Real excited to bring this super rare Slum Village/ Dilla treat to you today. Feelin Good may ring a bell to...
Let It Go featured on Huffington Post...

Let It Go featured on Huffington Post…

By Kelly (K-Fresh) Frazier When approaching this article, I wanted to go back and forth to a previous time in the life of House Shoes while I tackled the present, because it all goes hand in hand. The previous times, when he was still back in Detroit, J. Dilla, Big...
House Shoes feat SelfSays and Fat Albert Einstein - RollerCoaster

House Shoes feat SelfSays and Fat Albert Einstein – RollerCoaster

The newest visual addition to “Let It Go”, here is the video for “Roller Coaster” featuring SelfSays and Fat Albert Einstein. Features cameos from DJ Head, MoeDirdee, FattFather, DJ Skeez, Dolo, DJ Dez, 87… Produced by Brandon Damon www.brandondamon.com @bdamon004 Let It Go And The Time EP on iTunes NOW....
New Chino XL "Eye (The Stomp)" Produced By House Shoes (FREE DOWNLOAD)

New Chino XL “Eye (The Stomp)” Produced By House Shoes (FREE DOWNLOAD)

Chino XL salutes some of his late friends on the triumphant “Eye.” Over a driving beat from DJ House Shoes, he showcases several layers of his lyrical gifts on the punchline-heavy song. “It’s got a heroic feel to it,” Chino XL says. “I like it because it’s a tribute to...
Shoes House with Abraham Beltran EPISODE ONE: Welcome 2 Detroit

Shoes House with Abraham Beltran EPISODE ONE: Welcome 2 Detroit

In the first in a series of video interviews, Abraham Beltran interviews House Shoes about his early years and how he was introduced to the Detroit Hip Hop scene… Buy the new LP, Let It Go, and other works by ‘Shoes here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/house-shoes/id264660226
House Shoes featuring Danny Brown - Sweet

House Shoes featuring Danny Brown – Sweet

House Shoes ✖ Danny Brown ‘sweet’ Directed, Edited & Fucked with by RUFFMERCY / http://www.ruffmercy.com Animation by RUFFMERCY & EWEN FARR / http://www.unfarr.com with additional animation by JONATAN JÖNSSON / http://www.lowlands.se “Sweet feat. Danny Brown” is now available on House Shoes “Let It Go” (CD/Vinyl/Digital Download) and “The Time EP”...
Shoes House with Abraham Beltran EPISODE TWO: California Dreamin' (Part One)

Shoes House with Abraham Beltran EPISODE TWO: California Dreamin’ (Part One)

In the second edition of Shoes House, ‘Shoes talks about the first time he came to LA, the passing of Proof and Dilla, and his eventual move to the west coast. Buy the new LP, Let It Go, and other works by ‘Shoes here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/house-shoes/id264660226
House Shoes featuring Jimetta Rose - Castles (tHE SKY IS OURS)

House Shoes featuring Jimetta Rose – Castles (tHE SKY IS OURS)

Dedicated to J-1 “tHE DEER” Directed by Greg Ponstingl From the debut album “Let It Go”… Buy “Let It Go”: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/let-it-go/id532427221
Shoes House with Abraham Beltran EPISODE THREE: California Dreamin' (Part Two)

Shoes House with Abraham Beltran EPISODE THREE: California Dreamin’ (Part Two)

In episode three of Shoes House, ‘Shoes talks about the differences between Detroit and LA, his fallen comrade J1, and growing up after the birth of his son. Buy his new LP Let It Go, and other works by ‘Shoes here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/house-shoes/id264660226
House Shoes featuring Big Tone - Time

House Shoes featuring Big Tone – Time

The first video from the the debut LP, “Let It Go”… Available now on Tres Records. Directed by Mario “Khalif” Butterfield Let It Go here… http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/let-it-go-deluxe-version/id533019158
Shoes House with Abraham Beltran EPISODE FOUR: Let It Go

Shoes House with Abraham Beltran EPISODE FOUR: Let It Go

Episode four of Shoes House takes us on a tour of ‘Shoes debut album, Let It Go…. Buy Let It Go, and other works by ‘Shoes here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/house-shoes/id264660226
Let It Go: Detroit Release Party June 2012

Let It Go: Detroit Release Party June 2012

Let It Go listening party June 3rd, 2012 at The Shelter in Detroit, MI. Saint Andrews Hall. Performances from MoeDirdee, MarvWon, Guilty Simpson, SelfSays, Big Tone and K-Fresh. Good times were had.
Interview on stonesthrow.com

Interview on stonesthrow.com

Interview by Jeff Jank Detroit-to-LA’s House Shoes recently released his debut album Let it Go on Tres Records, featuring Stones Throw’s Guilty Simpson and Oh No, among others. Here’s a chat we just had with him about DJing vs producing, meeting PB Wolf in the mid-90s, and of course J...
Interview w Andreas Hale for lifeandtimes.com (Jay-Z's blog)

Interview w Andreas Hale for lifeandtimes.com (Jay-Z’s blog)

Over the years, the Detroit hip-hop scene has given us artists like mainstream stars including Eminem and Big Sean, street legends like Royce Da 5’9” and arguably the greatest hip-hop producer of all time, James “J Dilla” Yancey. While those names are familiar, Michael “House Shoes” Buchanan remains unrecognizable to...
Kevin Nottingham Dot Com review of Let It Go

Kevin Nottingham Dot Com review of Let It Go

If for whatever reason you only purchase one album this year, I suggest you cop House Shoes’ Let It Go via Tres Records. Although House Shoes has been making bodies move and heads bang all over the world for years, this is the DJ/producer first full-length featuring all original and...
Okayplayer Review of Let It Go: 88

Okayplayer Review of Let It Go: 88

Click here to read on Okayplayer…
It's Gotta Be The Shoes: Metro Times Cover Story

It’s Gotta Be The Shoes: Metro Times Cover Story

It’s gotta be the shoes The ex-Detroit DJ boosted everyone from J Dilla to Danny Brown. Can he finally champion himself? By Jonathan Cunningham PUBLISHED: JUNE 20, 2012 Cars are zooming past a gray, stucco apartment building tucked away on a residential street in Los Angeles’ Koreatown neighborhood. Up two...
Ego Trip: House Shoes Top 10 Sample Flips

Ego Trip: House Shoes Top 10 Sample Flips

Those familiar with Detroit hip-hop are undoubtedly familiar with producer, DJ, and champion of all things D, House Shoes. In addition to producing the early work of some of the city’s finest vocal talent (Proof, Elzhi, Danny Brown etc.), Shoes was mentored in beats by friend Jay Dee/J Dilla –...
Hip Hop DX Interview

Hip Hop DX Interview

Exclusive: DJ House Shoes breaks down the personal meaning behind his album’s title, the lack of unification within his home town of Detroit and his career’s trajectory starting a new chapter. As a figurehead on Detroit’s Hip Hop mast, House Shoes (a/k/a DJ House Shoes) has played one of the...
House Shoes on iTunes...

House Shoes on iTunes…

This is where YOU come in. House Shoes on iTunes
House Shoes Presents Quelle "Blue Mondays"/Crown Nation EP

House Shoes Presents Quelle “Blue Mondays”/Crown Nation EP

Split EP consisting of songs from Quelle’s BLUE MONDAYS, Blue Mondays (2004-06) by Quelle Chris and Crown Nation’s SLUT BAG EDITION, Slutbag Edition (2008) by Crown Nation (Denmark Vessey and Quelle Chris) released thru FAT BEATS on limited vinyl with covers hand drawn by Quelle himself… The legendary DJ House...
Detroit To L.A. with House Shoes

Detroit To L.A. with House Shoes

@HouseShoes is the ambassador for all things Detroit hiphop. Currently located in Los Angeles we chopped it up at his lab and talked all things music… This is his section from Behind Closed Doors Vol.3 DVD. You can purchase the full 80-minute beatmaking documentary which also features !llmind, Khrysis, Samiyam,...
Rapping With Paul White Promo Mix

Rapping With Paul White Promo Mix

With House Shoes on the mix, the UK producer lets loose the mixtape before the album (Rapping With Paul White, Aug. 23). Featuring a collection of songs from the album as well as some exclusive non-album tracks and remixes. Life Is Flashing (Intro) Trust f. Guilty Simpson A New Way...
House Shoes Presents: Chanes - An Experiment In Instrumentation

House Shoes Presents: Chanes – An Experiment In Instrumentation

Chanes(Producer for MoeDirdee,Miz Korona,FattFather, MarvWon, etc…) has definitely been helping carry Detroit Hip Hop on his back for years. An incredibly talented and multi-faceted producer, I presented this joint a few years back to help shine some light on one of the cats who has been supplying some of the...
House Shoes Presents: MarvWon - The Way Of The Won

House Shoes Presents: MarvWon – The Way Of The Won

Free project I presented from my lil bro MarvWon back in 2009. Tracklist: 1. Rite Back produced by Vaughn T of the Labtechs 2. What Up produced by Mr. Porter 3. Thin Ice produced by Mr. Porter 4. Need To Know featuring Bilal produced by Mr. Porter 5. Happy Birthday...
HVW8 - Live at the BBQ w/ House Shoes (2007)

HVW8 – Live at the BBQ w/ House Shoes (2007)

Back in 2007, the homie TyG from the HVW8 collective asked me to come do a podcast. I had never done one. This was before I was on Serato, so I packed a bag of records and CDR’s and fell thru their gallery off Melrose. They had a podcast series...
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JuiceLand Radio #1: House Shoes

JuiceLand Radio #1: House Shoes

House Shoes is a world famous DJ, producer, and legendary tastemaker hailing from Detroit, Michigan and now residing in Los Angeles. Through his work he’s helped make Detroit hip hop into a recognizable, consistently sought after sound. In this mix, Shoes shares an eclectic selection of tracks. Keep an ear open for the unreleased goodies...
House Shoes Australia/New Zealand 2014 Round TWO...

House Shoes Australia/New Zealand 2014 Round TWO…

I will be returning to Australia and New Zealand for the second time this year in a week. Dates and venues above. See ya’ll down under. Shoes
House Shoes feat. OhNo/Alchemist/Roc Marciano (CohenBeats Remix)

House Shoes feat. OhNo/Alchemist/Roc Marciano (CohenBeats Remix)

Here’s another joint for y’all… When I was in Tel Aviv a few weeks ago I linked with the homie Cohen. (soundcloud.com/cohenbeatsaredope)… While we were chillin’ he played me a joint that had an ill intro on it, and I told him it would be a great fit for a remix of the Dirt joint...
The Worm: The Gift Vol. 10 - DRUGS BEATS

The Worm: The Gift Vol. 10 – DRUGS BEATS

It’s been a minute. But I’m back at it again with the final installment of The Gift series. DRUGS BEATS hails from North Carolina and has had placements with 50 Cent, Ludacris, Lloyd Banks, Big Boi and many more. Check out the leaker from The Gift Vol. 10, “The Worm”… The Gift Vol. 10 will...
House Shoes live on KISS 100 FM in London 10.20.14

House Shoes live on KISS 100 FM in London 10.20.14

Live mix from 10.20.14 on KISS FM in London with the homies DJ MK and Shortee Blitz… New Music from Tall Black Guy, Oh No, Stro, Danny Brown, DRUGS BEATS, Seige Monstracity, 14KT, D’Angelo, Mr. Porter, Denetia and Sene, DJ Khalil, Knxwledge, Denmark Vessey, Tuamie, Nameless, Big Tone, Kev Brown, Flying Lotus, Kendrick Lamar and...