Bam - finally on wax - Gels' debut single, produced by Chief Rugged. Don't sleep!!
Oh word? CD release of the brand new Herring release!!!
Another MONSTER grail drops on Chopped Herring including the underground bomb "No More 9 to 5" as well as some seriously dope unreleased heaters!!
The ridiculously dope, newly discovered 1994 classic outta Philly - now on CD.
Boom - unreleased CLASSIC album straight outta Philly 1994. Big Tabb has that HUGE grail [included on the album] but here is a FULL album of premium 94 productions - PEEP IT!!
The brand new Benficence/Herring EP gets an instant CD release - BOOM!!!
Includes the incredibly rare Suackas Brevity 12" material from 1994 as well UNRELEASED 90's material from one of the nicest MC's around - Beneficence!
Superb, obscure demo-only project from Austin, Texas 1995. Peep it!!!
Dope 7" single from this 13-piece Big Band out of Los Angeles featuring Camp Lo.
More undercover 90's Bushwick joints from Crazy DJ Bazarro's vaults' - on CD for the first time!!
1988 Word DMC Champion and DJ Legend DJ Cash Money graces the Fly Fishing mix tape series. DAMN...
Superb, obscure demo-only project from Austin, Texas 1995. Peep it!!!
Herring is hugley proud to present DJ Cash Money, the 1988 World DMC Champion and DJ Extraordinaire, who is mixing Volume 4 of our Fly Fishing Series. It's OUT OF CONTROL YO!!!
First in a series of 12" singles on Chopped Herring Recs. To start it off, we have Kool Keith & Godfather Don with artwork from the excellent Mark 563.
Original Lo-Life founder Thirstin Howl III drops joints from his NEVER ON WAX debut project Skillionaire - L'S UP!!!!!
One of the nicest 90s Hip Hop albums to have never got a vinyl release, featuring production from Mark The 45 King & Diamond D.
Here's the CD version of the exceptionally DOPE recent release on Chopped Herring.
One of the ILLEST Herring vinyl releases from 2010 gets the CD treatment, with a load of extra heaters!!
Our man in Baltimore drops this righteous, jazz-tinged banger with production from London-based, DJ Champion and producer, the excellent, DJ Daredevil.
Limited edition of 300 CD's of the summer's HUGE limited vinyl release - Biggie Smalls yo!!
1994 pre-Sunz of Man grail featuring Killah Priest et al - extremely hard to find NY underground classic!!!
Extremely DOPE debut project from Baltimore MC Guy Grams - peep it yo!!!
Hard 2 obtain, 1992 Philly Grail transferred from the original reels by the original recording enginner, including extra unreleased ish - CRAZY STYLEZ!!!!
Sick debut release from Bronx youngster MC Gels. I have no idea how a 17 year old created such a classic project steeped in early 90s flava - but here the hell it is!!!
Dope unreleased 90's project from Philly, produced by the legendary DJ Miz - ILL [F]I5H [NOW IN STOCK]
What a combination - Herring's own Brooklyn kids, Penpals meet the incredible production skills of Scots duo Slipmat Brothers aka Jazz Spastiks - a match made in Hip Hop heaven yo!!! [NOW IN STOCK]
The stoopid dope "Made for the Underground" LP + Oh Yes! 7" [ONLY available in the Mini and Catch-Up-Bundle] [NOW IN STOCK]
All of the Paypals vinyl releases in one handy bundle - OH YES!!
Dope limited T-Shirt with logo design by the Herring Photo Competition winner, BakoBak!!
The two NBA EP's combined into one CD - for the CD headz!!!
The instrumentals fron the debut Bronson EP including some bonus joints for the heads. This ish is what started it off.....
"Utterly mind-blowing cut-n-paste monster - one of the greatest ever made....". 90 minutes of sample alchemy from the original Jay Glaze.
The first ever Da Hoodz Uv Mizbhavya CD release - compiling both of the vinyl releases which dropped on Chopped Herring..MASSIVE!!!
Killer 16 track Hip Hop instrumental album from Sweden's finest Hip Hop producer, BBZ Darney!!!
Sick debut vinyl release from the NYC MC creating a huge buzz right now in the Rotten Apple. Includes features from Raekwon, El Da Sensei, Sadat X & Sean Price - no less!!!
The long awaited Vol 2 of the Darrin Ross producer series includes Philly legend Bahamadia and the in-demand "Skunk Funk" from underground artists Merdah!!! ILLY
Dope 17 tracker from Philly's own Rahsheed [Maylay Sparks] & Ill Advised, featuring the tracks for our vinyl release, plus a load more!!!
Timeless Truth, Your Old Droog and Homeboy Sandman producer RTNC drops this ill beat tape of break re-edits exclusively on Chipped Hearing!!!
The debut release on the new Herring sub-label Chipped Hearing Records - breakstastic!!!
Extremely dope unreleased material from obscure NYC crew Absolute Value transferred from the original 1993/4 reels!!!
Incredible pre-first album Tuff Crew material and Vol 2 in our Soo Deff Recs Series - OLD SCHOOL BANGER!!
Incredible "lost" 1992-1993 project - what more can you say - possibly our fav Herring release ever....NOW ON CD!!
The 2016 album of the year, Cold Wave by Timeless Truth, featuring Sean P, Your Old Droog & Ill Bill, production by El RTNC, Large Professor, Roc Marci, Arch Druids, Marco Polo, DJ Skizz & DJ Woof. ILLY!!!
Stupid nice EP from Albany, NY duo Grizzly Gato featuring Homeboy Sandman. MASSIVE!!!
The long awaited and extremely DOPE new album by our man Meyhem Lauren including production by DJ Shadow, DJ Muggs, Alchemist, Large Professor, Ice Rocks and more.
THE MEYHEM LAUREN PIATTO D'ORO CATCH-UP BUNDLE!!!
First ever Chopped Herring slip mats yo!!!
Following on from our extremely well received 2012 vinyl release, here are those 8 previously unreleased joints as well as a few extra unreleased heaters!!!
The stupid dope new album by our brothers from Flushing, Queens. Incredible [F]ish!!!
The long awaited Vol 2 of the 5PL1T EP Series via North Carolina & New Jersey - BANGING!!!
Crazy dope material from Herring's fav Bushwick crew from 1994-1996. What an album this makes!!!
Oh my my - more INCREDIBLE unreleased/unleaked material has just turned up from the Don!!!
Remastered from the ORIGINAL 1988 reels, including previously unreleased acapellas and an unreleased banger from 1990!!!
One of the greatest ever Hip Hop crews' unreleased material!!!
Late 90's Fondle 'Em-period Ballz material - you will recognise the lead track from several Stretch & Bobbito shows. Grimey, Graf driven, undergound NYC, Weathermen ish....SERIOUSLY ILL 5H1T
Been gettin a lot of requests from CD Headz to press up some little shiny round disks - where better to start than on the ill streets of New York City 1993-1995...
Incredible Stretch & Bobbito-themed album from Pen Pals' Rapswell & Squires - MASSIVE ALBUM!!!
Rare Chicago grail from 1996-1997 by Definite Vacation 4 Suckas!!!
One of the DOPEST unreleased projects EVER: The 1989 album from Gravediggaz MC Too Poetic!!!
Limited Hand-Numbered Poster. Only 150 made [12 COPIES LEFT]
BOOOOM!! Unheard early Shabazz The Disciple demos produced by the man like Su-Preme..
DOPE 2015 project from Baltimore artist Ill Conscious. DO NOT SLEEP!!!!
An EP of unreleased and unleaked material from the vaults of Red Hook projects' own Su-Preme!!!
Please welcome one of the dopest mixtape DJ's of the 90's - DJ PF CUTTIN CUTTIN CUTTIN!!!
DOPE, previously unreleased project from 2008 by the very ILL Brothaz Bent/Arch Druids crew from Los Angeles.
Volume 2 of the Kerwin "Sleek" Young series including unreleased Prodigy [Mobb Deep] & Son Of Bezerk!!!! Yup, that's right!!!
The remaining unreleased tracks from the mid 90's Fondle Em sessions - MASSIVE FLAVA!!!!
Incredibly DOPE, 8 tracker outta Baltimore from 1993-1994. Amazing unreleased material!!!!
Sick debut project from Toronto/Germany duo G-Roc & VersOne. PEEP IT!!!!
Dope and very hard2obtain 1997 material from ex-members of Rakim's Last Platoon crew including all 4 joints of the OG EP plus 2 unheard, unleaked bangers!!
Very rare 1994 material from New Jersey group Rukus, including 3 released and 4 unreleased tracks transfered from the original reels!!!
Lost and unreleased 90's material from undercover Bomb Squad and Mobb Deep producer Kerwin "Sleek" Young. Don't Sleek YO!!!
Straight outta Atlanta by way of Tennessee and New Jersey, with some outrageously dope unreleased material from 1993-1995!!!
WOW - Ill 1991 De La Soul production and MC features on The Chosen Few demos outta Long Island's Amityville - MASSIVE!!!
Obscure Bronx group droppin their 2nd EP of unreleased 90's material on the Herring - FLAYVA!!!
DAMN - We managed to squeeze some more and most likely the final ealry, unreleased joints from the LEG-END that is Godfather Don.....
Ahhh yeaaahh - we back on the mean streets of Philly with Lo-Life affiliated Da Buze Bruvaz - ALWAYS dope!!!!
The true meaning of a grail - was this ever released???? ESSENTIAL 90's Canadian material from Mathematik et al. BLAMMM!!!
One of the DOPEST debut albums we have ever heard here @ Herring HQ. This trio [Squires, The Cynic, & Rapswell], from BK got everything in check - rhymes, beats and breaks. PEEP IT FISH HEADZ!!!
One of the most important archival projects of the Mid 90's NYC Indie Era. JUS PEEP IT!!
The 3rd and final volume of the Ghettolandz series produced by Izniz!! BOOOM!!!
Producer of underground Baltimore Hip Hop acts S.C.U, Mr Rukkuz, Infinite Description, Labtekwon,Amp Boogie Jay Funk graces Herring with some unreleased 90's pressure!!!
Philly based MC & producer Fatnice's debut album from 2013 - on vinyl for the first time!!
Exceedingly rare 1994 bomb outta New Jersey by Massive Staff. Straight repress from the original DATS [you know how we do]. Good luck finding the OG!!!
The first edition of Fly Fishing on cassette, mixed by scratch legend and innovator DJ Woody.
Debut album by Bronx MC The Almighty $am Hill including production from Money Boss Players producer Minnesota and Your Old Droog/Timeless Truth producer RTNC.
Oh yes - here it is, the previously unreleased, un-leaked, earliest recordings of underground Hip Hop stalwarts Juggaknots - BRING IT!!!!
Rare & unreleased BOMBS from the excellent Canadian record label Treehouse, home of Citizen Kane, Down to ERF, Sice Sense & Headnodz. FIYAAAA!!!!
Part 2 of the critically acclaimed collab series from Meyhem Lauren & Ice Rocks. BANGIN!!!
Volume 2 of the extremely popular Crime Scene EP which dropped early this year, including rare and unreleased joints from Drama Klub, NSV & OOTO from 1996.
The incredibly dope debut album by Texas producer and cut n paste artist Memory Man featuring guests Edan, Prince Po, Open Mike Eagle, Mr Lif, Kool Keith, Busdriver, MC Paul Barman and Blaise B. We dropped the first single from the album 7 years ago on Chopped Herring!!!
Wu-Tang and Gravediggaz affiliate Shabazz's unreleased 90's material, mostly produced by the man like C-12 - WINGZ UP!!
Vol 2 of the crazy popular Ghettolandz/Izniz vinyl series, including 3 unreleased tracks and 3 rare bombs!!!
8 track EP of dope, rare Philly material from 1992-1995 from the pre-Ready Rock stable.
Outstanding debut EP and the first ever vinyl release from unsung Bronx lyricist $am Hill - This cat is the TRUTH. WATCH OUT!!!
The Burgundy Blood - Suede Comet LP BUNDLE including Coloured LP, Coloured Ep [for the first 150 bundles] + limited White Label. Only 175 bundles available!!
Debut album from Hoylandswaine's finest Burgundy Blood featuring Kool Keith, Meyhem Lauren, Sadat X, X-Ray and Bullet Baxter.
8 instrumentals from the magnificent Burgundy Blood - Suede Comet album produced by Kill Money.
Bangin UNRELEASED material from the 1 single-only crew outta NJ, heavily affiliated with Ghettolandz. ILL [F]ISH
Excellent, much in-demand demo tape tracks from the Bay Area's answer to that Native Tongues sound >> PEEP IT!!
Underground Philly Hip Hop crew drops their unreleased and unheard 1996-1998 album material produced by the best of 90's Philly talent!!!
Instrumental version of the stupid dope debut by Your Old Droog!!!!
The exceedingly dope mid 90s NJ crew drop 3 unreleased and 3 rare joints for the first part of a series of releases on the Herring!!!
Rockaway, Queens MC dropped a killer album in January - here are 8 sick joints from that project, on vinyl for the first time - HEAT!!
1995 debut and only album from Swedish Hip Hop crew Bakers of the Holy Bread produced by Collen and Webb - available for the first time on vinyl...YOU KNOW HOW WE DO!!!
The first in a series of unreleased 90's Hip Hop material from Philly, produced by Lord Aaqil and [early] Bahamadia producer Darrin Ross...
Bushwick resident Poops never released a record, just some DOPE demos tracks in the 90's. Here they are....
Mythical producer Solomon Caine sent this project over via osmosis....we know very little about it.....
Dope project from Charleston, S.C from 1994 - peep it!!!
Volume 2 in the Doz Funky Baztardz archive series from the [very underground] Miami crew from the 90's. HEAT!!!
For our 100th release we have a very FISHY joint from 1991-1993!!!!
An EP of tracks from the sick Starvin B - Blood from a Stone Album produced by One Take and including guest appearances from Tragedy Khadafi, Shabaam Sadeeq, Hex-One and Spit Gemz.
Compilation of the in-demand 2 part Nodyaheadtodis EP series originally on Discreet Recs out of Brooklyn, NY from 1996. Indie grail akshun!!!
Here it is, the 2nd Timeless Truth release on Chopped Herring Recs, following on from the in-demand "Scene of the Rhyme " EP from 2013. PEEP IT YO!!!
22 year old AYE produces, MC's and engineers this dope 8 track EP out of Calgary, Canada.
A 6 track EP of rare and unreleased jawns produced by Philly producer DJ JAZZ from 1989-1999!!!
Queens beast Meyhem Lauren meets the legendary D.I.T.C. producer Buckwild for an album full of buttery biscuits.
The Mey-Buck 10 track extras EP including insts, acapellas, unreleased freestyles and some bonus HEATERS!! [STILL AVAILABLE ON BLUE VINYL]
Vol 3 of the STOOPID DOPE Zigg Zagg series includes 2 previously unheard demos [which weren't going to be included on the unreleased 1994 Priority album] plus 2 leaked tracks and 4 instrumentals - all produced by the crazy talented and much underrated Mighty Maestro.
Chicago MC, beatmaker and label head DreamTek drops this ILL 10 tracker, the first release on our new sub-label Fresh Herring Records.
Dutch Golden Era demo material from the unsung lords of the early 90's Rotterdam Hip Hop scene. [2ND COLOURS STILL AVAILABLE]
Obscure 1996-1997 Queens group who only released one might rare 12" single - RANDOM NY
Sick Canadian Hip Hop trio dropping their first piece of vinyl and it's on Chopped Herring - let's hope the first of many!!!
Unreleased demo tracks from De La Soul original member DJ Stitches and Dram Klub pre-cursor group Litta Buggz - dope undercover business!!!
Silly dope 1993-1995 material from obscure Miami Hip Hop crew Doz Funky Baztardz
Volume 12 of our exceedingly dope Queens series featuring guest appearances by Timeless Truth, Meyhem Lauren and production from, among others, Psycho Les of The Beatnuts. DOPENESS!!!
Epic unreleased 90's indy joints from Stretch and Bobbito favourites Total Pack. We've waited for many years for this drop!!
Random DOPE Miami Hardcore Hip Hop ish from 1992-1998. ILL FISH!!
Back to Philly for some more ign'ant rap-thuggery with spitters extraordinaire, Da Buze Bruvaz. 6 brand new heaters plus 2 heavyweight internet bombs for that azzzz - WATCH OUT!!!
Crazy dope and crazy obscure Toronto true-school Hip Hop from 1993-1994. All tracks on wax for the first time!!
Ahhhhh yeahhh - Natural Elements are back with their 3rd release on Chopped Herring. Here we have 2 boomin' tracks from last year produced by Charlemagne and Scram Jones + 2 from the cd only 1999 album!!!
Mid 90's grail produced by unsung old school Philly DJ and producer DJ Jazz - PEEP IT!!!!
Queens artist and Broken Homes affiliate Starvin B drops his debut Herring EP, an 8 track selection from the excellent "Be Like Water" album which includes production from Beatnut's Psycho Les, JM Productions, Tre Eiht and more.
More unheard and rare jawns from Philly true school heads Doap on Arrival. Check this ish out!!! [SOME COLOURS LEFT!!!]
8-Track EP of rare and unreleased 90's material from New Haven, Connecticut, all produced by Lonnie O producer A.C. Smooth!!! DOPE [F]ISH
Ahhhh yeahhhh! BRAND NEW Meyhem Lauren material produced entirely by Queens DJ & producer J-Love. BOOOM!!!
The first in a series of EP's from cult Canadian underground Hip Hop group Brass Tacks.
Conscious, OBSCURE, East Coast flavoured Hip Hop business from Dallas, Texas 1993. Only ever released on cassette back in the day!!! BOOM
Crazy nice 1992 previously cassette-only project from Philadelphia. Full-on Native Tongues vibe on this beauty - PEEP IT!!!
Chicago-based Golden Era aficionado JW Hype drops this Juice Crew inspired 8-track EP on the Herring!! PEACE
We have the pleasure of welcoming producer, MC and writer J-Zone to the Herring catalogue with his mostly unleaked demos from when he was 16 years old!!
More CRAZY DOPE unreleased Masta Ace akshun from 1987-1997!!
Part 1 of the INCREDIBLY DOPE unreleased project from Carolina's Zigg Zagg produced by Tuff City's Mighty Maestro!
Chopped Herring Records welcomes Spit Gemz, Starvin B and Eff Yoo to the catalogue - Queens stand up!
Queens MC Shaz IllYork is back with material from his recent BOMB release "Deadstock Revival" - ILL 5H1T!!
We dropped the first Grimm Teachaz EP back in 2011 and it was an instant hit - here's Part 2 for that azzzzz....
Da Buze Bruvaz' Him-Lo droppin a hardbody Philly-tastic EP of ignorant raps for that azzzz - ILL 5H1T!!!
Atlanta based Hip Hop artist who has worked with among others, DOOM, MF Grimm and Bigg Jus. This is a sick 8-track EP including guest features by Action Bronson and Meyhem Lauren.
Meyhems late 2012 album gettin it's first physical release. Includes production from Alchemist, Tommy Mas, Harry Fraud, J-Love, IceRocks and more. Guest appearances include Action Bronson, AG Da Coroner and Maffew Ragazino.