|Color||Black & Red Swirl|
|Label||Bang Ya Head Ent.|
With 100 percent beats by Madlib, Bad Neighbor is the brainchild of MED — a cornerstone in Stones Throw's history — and Blu — the voice behind modern classics like 'Below the Heavens' — who instantly clicked a decade earlier on tour with Emanon. The album is an exclamation point on the idea that began with 'The Burgundy EP,' expanded to include Dam Funk and Mayer Hawthorne on 'The Buzz EP,' and continued until contributions from Anderson. Paak (Dr. Dre's Compton), Hodgy Beats (Odd Future), and the one-and-only MF DOOM made Bad Neighbor ready to launch. But Bad Neighbor isn't the first time MED and Madlib's orbits have collided. A fellow head from the fertile crescent of Oxnard, California, MED not only guested on the now-classic Soundpieces by Lootpack in '99, he also dropped into Madvi...