More likely to cause an aneurysm rather than brain freeze, this nonstop live mix by DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist is constructed almost entirely from 45's. Recorded in two uninterrupted takes as a rehearsal for the Future Primitive Sessions gigs, the madly paced album sends even the most avid hip hop trainspotter up the river looking for Kurtz, with its 70s funk rarities, Kung-fu promo samples, and 7-Eleven advertising puns.

As each side of the record is a mix of uncleared samples, there is no official track listing. However, the collective pedantry of developed the following list.

Brainfreeze - Track 1

"Thunderkick" - radio spot
The Spacemen - "Also Sprach Zarathustra"
Fried Chicken - "Funky DJ"
The Mohawks - "The Champ" (scratched)
Rueben Bell - "Superjock"
Albert King - "Cold Feet"
"Bad Georgia Road" - radio spot
Ultimate Force - "I'm Not Playing"
Eddie Bo & Inez Chetham - "Lover And A Friend"
Mack Rice - " Three People In Love"
either: Frisco - "You're The One To..", or Next Movement - "You're The One" or Three Degrees - "You're The One"
Nu People - "I'd Be Nowhere Today"
Mystic Moods - "Cosmic Sea"
American Gypsy - "Inside Out"
Odetta - "Hit or Miss"
The Mar-keys - "Grab This Thing"
Rusty Bryant - "Fire Eater"
Simtec and Wylie - "Boot Leggin'"
Wilbur Bascomb and The Zodiact - "Just A Groove In 'G'"
Eddie Bo and Soulfinders - "We're Doing It (Thang)"
Rufus Thomas - "Sophisticated Sissy"
The Showmen Inc. - "The Tramp"
Rufus Thomas - "Itch And Scratch"
Alvin Cash - "Keep On Dancing (Inst.)"
Lou Courtney - "Hey Joyce"
"Bummer" - radio spot

Brainfreeze - Track 2
Singing Principal - "Women's Liberation"
Joe Thomas - "Sing A Simple Song"
Interpretations - "Jason Pew Mosso"
Thunder and Lightning - "Bumpin' Bus Stop" (scratched)
either:Alvin Cash - "I Got Some" or Billy Garner (Sugar Billy) - "I Got Some"
Pleasure Web - "Music Man"
Gary Byrd- "Soul Travelin'"
either Oliver Sain - "Scratch My Back" or King Toby and The Fame Gang - "Itch And Scratch"
"W" - radio spot
Marlena Shaw - "California Soul"
7-11 - "Dance The Slurp"
Kraftwerk - "Numbers"
DJ Shadow - "The Number Song"
Blowfly - "?"
Grandmaster Flash - "Flash It To The Beat"
Pearly Queen - "Quit Jivin"
Tony Alvon and The Belairs - "Sexy Coffee Pot"
Chuck Mangione - "Hill Where The Lord Hides"
DJ Shadow - "The Number Song (Cut Chemist Party Mix)"
Schooly D - "Gucci Time"
Jurassic 5 - "Unified Rebelution"
Third Guitar - "Baby Don't Cry"
Funka Fize - "Because Your Funky"
The Troubleneck Brothers - "Back To The Hip Hop"
Samson and Delilah - "There's A DJ In Your Town"
Giorgio - "Tears"
DJ Shadow - "Organ Donor (Extended Overhaul)"
either: Metros - "Someone" or Campbell Milton & The R-D-M - "Someone" or Injun Joe - "Someone"

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