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From Yardcore to Yaadcore: Delicious Vinyl Launches New Caribbean Imprint Delicious Vinyl Island

04.26.18 / Featured, General

Delicious Vinyl is one of the most successful and identifiable hip-hop labels of all time. With its iconic logo and releases like Tone Loc’s “Wild Thing,” Young MC’s “Bust A Move” and the Pharcyde’s “Passin’ Me By,” the L.A. company helped build the West Coast hip-hop movement in the late ‘80s and 1990s. The long-time home of game-changing beatmaker J Dilla, the label’s hip-hop legacy continues with releases from a new generation of L.A. rappers including Casey Veggies, Dom Kennedy and Dilla’s younger brother, Illa []

Rothstein’s Parlour Returns To Hollywood on April 21

04.12.18 / Artists, Featured, General

Rothstein’s Parlour: A smoker friendly lounge setting with curated screenings of classic ghetto cinema, soulful music, and libations. – Hosted by Frank Nitt Please join us for the screening of the old school hip hop cult classic “Beat Street” in a smoker friendly lounge environment. ALSO, special guest DJ ICE on the 1’s & 2’s from “Pave The Way Show” on Delicious Vinyl / DASH Radio! FREE slice of “Delicious Pizza” with admission. 8pm – 9pm DJ Ice 9pm – 11pm Screening of “Beat Street” []

Matt Dike (1961-2018)

03.13.18 / Featured, General

Matthew Dike, 1961-2018 Matt Dike, co-founder of iconic record label Delicious Vinyl, producer of enduring hits for 1980s hip-hop stars Tone-Loc and Young MC, and driving creative force behind Beastie Boys’ 1989 album Paul’s Boutique, has died. Dike formed record label Delicious Vinyl with co-founder Mike Ross in Los Angeles in 1987. The label’s first releases included 12-inch singles “On Fire/Cheeba Cheeba” by Tone-Loc and “Do This” by Cuba-American rapper Mellow Man Ace. Within 18 months of forming the label, Delicious Vinyl released Tone-Loc’s “Wild []

Dilla’s Donuts Coming To Delicious Pizza Sept. 1st – 3rd

08.22.17 / Artists, Featured

Delicious Vinyl presents Dilla’s Donuts L.A. Pop Up Shop. Join us at Delicious Pizza Cafe (6601 Sunset Blvd.) on Sept. 1st & 2nd, and at Delicious Pizza  Mid City (5419 W. Adams) on Sept. 3rd. for donuts, music and more. Dilla’s Delights, the Detroit based doughnut shop launched by Herman Hayes, uncle of the late, great legendary hip-hop producer J Dilla, will be providing an assortment of organic and aptly named donuts for the first time in Los Angeles for your snacking pleasure; McNasty Macaroon, []

Frank N Dank And Jay Dee EP on vinyl or digital download

04.28.17 / Artists, Featured, General

There is a very limited number of the Record Store Day 2017 release from Frank ‘N’ Dank and Jay Dee still remaining. Once this red vinyl 12″ EP is sold out, it is gone for good.

 Get yours now! Also available as a digital download. Choose format: 12″ red vinyl digital download – mp3 Side A 1. Let’s Go 2. Things Ain’t The Same 3. Reach For The Sky Side B 1. Let’s Go (instrumental) 2. Things Ain’t The Same (instrumental) 3. Reach For The []

BoomYard LA: Rum Punch Brunch

04.19.17 / Featured, General

KingstonToLA.com was at BoomYard, Delicious Pizza’s monthly reggae party. Amanda Holmgren describes the event… BoomYard is Los Angeles’ hottest day party with non-stop Caribbean vibes. Every second Sunday of the month, BoomYard pops up at Delicious Pizza on West Adams Boulevard. Not only is it a great place to gather with friends, family and little ones, it’s also a delicious brunch spot. Serving up pancakes, sangria, pizza and more, all while also dishing out the dopest Caribbean DJ’s in LA. Spinning roots, reggae, dancehall, soca []

BoomYard Returns To Delicious Pizza West Adams On Sun. Apr. 9

04.07.17 / Featured, General

LargeUp Presents… BoomYard at Delicious Pizza West Adams on Sunday, April 9th. Rum Punch Brunch 12pm – 7pm Hosted by DJ Crooks Live Performance by RSNY Selectors: Jasmine Solano Rampage Global Daneekah Shacia Payne Marley Culture D Samurasta Delicious Pizza – West Adams 5419 W. Adams Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90016 #BoomYardLA

Delicious Vinyl Celebrates Record Store Day With Unheard Music From Frank ‘N’ Dank and Jay Dee aka J Dilla

03.09.17 / Artists, Catalog, Featured, General

  Detroit’s Frank Nitt went diggin’ in the J Dilla (aka Jay Dee) vault and found three previously unreleased Frank ‘N’ Dank cuts. Recorded at Dilla’s Clinton Township, Michigan studio in 2002, on the heels of Frank ‘N’ Dank’s LP 48 Hours, this Dilla recording session remained locked away for a decade and a half. “These cuts are unheard. Never on a mixtape. Never on a test pressing. These ain’t ever been out. Nobody’s ever had their hands on them. Maybe someone in Dilla’s inner []

LAWeekly’s Delicious Pizza Two-Year Anniversary Slide Show

03.08.17 / Artists, Featured, General

LAWeekly’s Shane Lopes attended our two-year anniversary celebration at Delicious Pizza West Adams and snapped a bunch of pictures. Check it out right here. Delicious Pizza makes pizza with a beat. The pizzerias co-owner Michael Ross, along with brother Rick Ross, also runs the Delicious Vinyl record label, the legendary L.A. hip-hop crew that launched the careers of rappers Tone Loc, Young MC and Pharcyde. The West Adams joint makes pizza with a hip-hop flavor, including pies named Cheeba Cheeba, Wild Thing and Slaughtahouse. This []

Delicious Pizza Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary

02.23.17 / Featured, General

EaterLA’s #3 Killer Pizza-by-the-slice joint   Los Angeles, CA – Delicious Pizza will be celebrating their two-year anniversary on Saturday, February 25th from 12:00pm – 5:00pm with live jazz music by Los Angeles’ very own Black Nile, an outdoor market, record vendors plus special guests. Also, $2 slices will be served all day long. Join the festivities at the West Adams location – 5419 West Adams Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90016. RSVP on Facebook Established in 2015, Delicious Pizza, a family business started by father []