The Record Bag

Old-Skool, Nu-Skool, Remixes, Breaks, Needledrops.


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Susie's Black Vinyl

Total Time: 05:19
Tempo: 130 bpm

Keywords: breakbeat, tekno, techno, industrial, agressive, moog, synthesizer, action.

Dark, uptempo breakbeat featuring vintage Moog Synthesizers and bangin' drums.



Mirror Ball

Total Time: 04:45
Tempo: 120 bpm

Keywords: disco, funk, wah, soul, disco, flute.

Old-skool disco featuring flute, wah-wah guitar, moog synthesizers, brass and syn-drums.




Waihi Beach Sessions

Total Time: 06:30
Tempo: 120 bpm

Keywords: bossa, house, romance, guitar, moog, flute, vibe.

This samba/house mix of the original sessions for Waihi Beach Bossa Nova features vintage Moog synthesizers and Brasilian beats, and is not available anywhere else.



Q Variations

Total Time: 04:46
Tempo: 130 bpm

Keywords: breakbeat, tekno, techno, moog, synthesizer, chase, action.

Dark, uptempo break-score featuring vintage Moog Synthesizers and lots of ambience.



Night Chase

Total Time: 04:07
Tempo: 140 bpm

Keywords: house, tekno, techno, analog, synthesizer, chase, action.

Dark, uptempo house-score with a big suspenseful breakdown.



Treacherous Downtempo

Total Time: 04:17
Tempo: 65 bpm

Keywords: lounge, dub, chillout, mystery, spy, suspense, espionage, vibraphone strings, flute, brass.

This remix of Treacherous Intent takes the tempo to half-speed for a chilled cocktail of spy-infused lounge.




The Law of Gravity Breaks

Tempo: 170 bpm

Keywords: chase, action, crash, spy, jungle, drum, bass, breakbeat.

Stripped down and remixed, this breakbeat version of The Law of Gravity uses the feel of Jungle/Drum-n-Bass to bring the spy genre into the 21st century.

Edited Breaks from The Law of Gravity Breakbeat:

The Law of Gravity Break 01
Total Time: 0:23

The Law of Gravity Break 02
Total Time: 0:29

The Law of Gravity Break 03
Total Time: 0:23

The Law of Gravity Break 04
Total Time: 0:45

The Law of Gravity Break 05
Total Time: 0:34

The Law of Gravity Break 06
Total Time: 0:49



Ka Tu Te

Total Time: 03:22
Tempo: 110 bpm

Keywords: Maori, Maori Language, Hip-Hop, Haka

A Maori-Language hip-hop mix. The chanted lyrics speak of standing fearlessly, proudly, and climbing higher.


Shekheina House Remix

Total Time: 05:23
Tempo: 124 bpm

Keywords: ud, flute, drums, djarbuka, tabla, oboe, maqam, groove, middle-eastern, house, dub, remix.

Dubby house remix of Shekheina. Dark, sexy and mediterranean.



Mme. Zorna Dub

Total Time: 05:20
Tempo: 85 bpm

Keywords: ud, middle-eastern, dub, remix, downtempo, moog.

Mme. Zorna remixed with a one-drop bass, digital delay, filter, moog synthesizers and a bongload.



The Thorn Tree

Total Time: 05:26
Tempo: 75 bpm

Keywords: ud, drums, djarbuka, tabla, strings, maqam, groove, middle-eastern.

Downtempo Middle-Eastern groove featuring Turkish Ud and String Section.



La Femme Toxique

Total Time: 03:15
Tempo: 130 bpm

Keywords: funk, francais, french, bitch, clap, sexy, synth,

'80s Paisly Park-style bad-girl funk, featuring the sexy vocals of Kate St. Pierre (Cirque du Soleil). Cest la vie!





The New Me

Total Time: 01:01

Keywords: rock, indy, synth, vocals, vox,

Crunchy guitar and synthesizer laden indy-rock song about change.

Edited version of The New Me:

The New Me (short cut)
Total Time: 0:51



In A Dream

Total Time: 01:51
Tempo: 85 bpm

Keywords: gothic, backward guitar, dark, loss, sadness, downtempo, vocals, male

Dark, brief, understated, downtempo song that expresses sadness and loss.




Re-Entry

Total Time: 05:31
Tempo: 122 bpm

Keywords: moog, synthesizer, house, remix, beat, action, music, score.

House remix of analog synthetic sci-fi action score. Features vintage Moog and Alpha Juno synthesizers.




The Flight of the Bumblebee (remixed)

Total Time: 01:39
Tempo: 130 bpm

Keywords: classical, piano, remix, flight of the bumblebee, beatmix.

An uptempo modern remix of Rimski-Korsakov's famous "The Flight of the Bumblebee."




Crybaby Blues

Total Time: 04:46
Tempo: 85 bpm

Keywords: suspense, funk, wah, waka, sexy, porno.

Slow, funky, dirty, sexy porn-groove.




Vendetta-11

Total Time: 06:13
Tempo: 130 bpm

Keywords: suspense, action, funk, wah, soul, cinematic, saxophone, brass, flute, strings, exploitation, blaxploitation.

A slow, sexy bass groove sets a suspenseful opening, then breaks into full old-skool expoitation action. Featuring the saxophone genius of Joel Kleinberg.




Vendetta-13

Total Time: 05:45
Tempo: 130 bpm

Keywords: suspense, action, funk, wah, soul, cinematic, chase, saxophone, brass, strings, exploitation, blaxploitation.

The final version of Vendetta, which appears on Carvin Knowles' album International Affairs, Inc. is the thirteenth complete mix. It opens with a showdown of low brass before the saxophone brings on the Vendetta theme. The brass section continues to build into a formidable barrage of action. Featuring the saxophone genius of Joel Kleinberg.




Vendetta Action Cue

Total Time: 02:12
Tempo: 130 bpm

Keywords: action, funk, wah, soul, cinematic, brass, strings, exploitation, blaxploitation.

Strings introduce the Vendetta theme, then the brass section pounds away at the action in this excerpt from Vendetta-13.




Vendetta Theme

Total Time: 01:15
Tempo: 130 bpm

Keywords: action, funk, wah, soul, cinematic, brass, exploitation, blaxploitation.

Horns and trumpets loudly play the vendetta theme in this excerpt from Vendetta-13.




All tracks composed, arranged, produced and performed by Carvin Knowles.

All Music Ozone Layer Music (BMI)
Design, layout and text Carvin Knowles.
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