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Jay Mumford. Drummer, composer, writer, industry outsider. 1/2 of The Du-Rites w/ Pablo Martin. Tour & studio drums for Ben Pirani. Fleetwood Brougham funk!

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Joined Twitter 8/10/09


The Du-Rites “Showdown” breakdown live at Symphony Space. Hit https://t.co/0YJqL0Vw7p for excerpts from the whole s… https://t.co/aDtOa2V8Po @mikeclarkdrums Sounds great Mike @HeronDemarco This reads like James Evans telling the Evans family of his plans to purchase a Cadillac drop top Bia… https://t.co/om2GlLK65XGreat interview @jzonedonttweet https://t.co/PHsy0F0cJt
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2/21
2019
In 2003 I wanted to focus more on producing & gigs so I signed a deal. $ from record sales was a fraction of what i… https://t.co/H8gAfyaXG2You'd be surprised how many artists are averse to shipping product, pressing up stuff, writing press releases, lear… https://t.co/hq1v5rriFbYup. Hard for a label to stay in business doin 50/50. The 'blame the label' shit in 2019 is weak. Artist got assets… https://t.co/WpOCD3pXH1 @realjlive @mortierMUSIC I have fun designing the 7" labels with the big hole. The old records did a great job of t… https://t.co/JkqMPfC2xn @realjlive Big unless it's more about the label design than the music. Which it ain't!Had to condition myself to detach from what a project does. Can't count how many times I released stuff to crickets… https://t.co/FzvmdwxPPD @Dart_Adams drum programming was bananas and a classic EWF loopOne of my favorites of all time. Pure wall of sound. https://t.co/2SuZEYC34kI was a guest on @DadBodRapPod last week. The interview covers a lot of ground so dig in here if podcasts are your… https://t.co/AVxJ1NeZpq @porkfatback https://t.co/m8PQOSmQIQ @porkfatback I’ll be there in MayTouring the mid-west with Ben Pirani & The Means of Production next month. Slide through for some sweet soul if we'… https://t.co/AzU0vyR3AJ
2/20
2019
Legendary Headhunters drummer @mikeclarkdrums joins @jzonedonttweet to discuss his decades-long journey from jazz t… https://t.co/DL04pjpheC
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites) @mikeclarkdrums Catch the next episode of Give the Drummer Some with @jzonedonttweet featuring legendary Headhunter… https://t.co/7tt6WvQbJ7
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)Stream som'n funky and suitable to lay back on some Corinthian Leather this afternoon. The Du-Rites!: https://t.co/TBFuXVKlEAPeople holding up their phones at shows to record normally piss me off. Grateful someone captured this, though...… https://t.co/4uYg4V69gK
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)A few excerpts from The Du-Rites' Valentines Day funk-a-thon live at Symphony Space (NYC) last week. So much fun to… https://t.co/vLM5WIBrrQ
2/19
2019
Thanks to @MrChuckD for playing The Du-Rites "Goons in The Alley" on #andyoudontstop radio. It's some funk in 5/4 t… https://t.co/aJLQ67gMn5Looking for some greasy #funk music? @jzonedonttweet has got you covered with footage from his Du-Rites Valentine's… https://t.co/kS7QRYX42t
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)The Du-Rites live at Symphony Space NYC! A few excerpts from last week's show. Enjoy. https://t.co/0YJqL0Vw7pHear the great @mikeclarkdrums breakdown putting Be-Bop language into funk licks on this teaser. Tune in to… https://t.co/1TGgsz15qj
2/18
2019
The Du-Rites “Gamma Ray Funk” for the Soul Train Scrambleboard. Live at Symphony Space NYC https://t.co/a1Ib4omjW2
2/17
2019
The Du-Rites show at Symphony Space last night was the most fun I ever had on stage. Thanks to everyone who came th… https://t.co/SpNaZ0gIYOIn conversation with @jzonedonttweet this week about artists aging gracefully, life, and his incredible new… https://t.co/oXhA9zYvuJ
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)Had a great conversation with @lifeafterhiphop @_davidma and @jzonedonttweet on @DadBodRapPod this week. He’s a bri… https://t.co/5WHz8RpNC5
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)I was interviewed for @DadBodRapPod podcast this week about career change in your 30s, my @redbull_radio series Giv… https://t.co/Jq59qlVnWOIn case you can't get out to see @jzonedonttweet tonight, please listen to his interview with legendary drummer Ber… https://t.co/go8nSJWg9p
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)On this weeks Dad Bod Rap Pod we talked to Rapper turned Funky Drummer @jzonedonttweet Tap In! https://t.co/lumebtzL3n
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2/15
2019
Of course we want you to listen to our pod, but definitely make time to check out @jzonedonttweet's Give The Drumme… https://t.co/vh8v0RNfON
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)This week's episode is centered on an interview with a dream guest of ours, @jzonedonttweet who was engaging, in-de… https://t.co/48RWKnRJbw
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites) @JrgGscn I dug the production and the story joints were great but there was a contrived reach at the Das Efx thing… https://t.co/kRCByGgY5XThe Du-Rites live at Symphony Space NYC tonight! https://t.co/1QKsZnXOFuThe archive of my interview with the great @BernardPurdie can be heard here if you missed the @redbull_radio broadc… https://t.co/kFBocvXu4h @durda @Dart_Adams nice! @durda @Dart_Adams Here: https://t.co/TyHotb801aGuerrilla Drums on double 7" wax: 24 drum breaks for you to bend, chop, loop, whatever. Funk breaks, odd meter, fau… https://t.co/jRK0tkocG7 @SherronShabazz Blue Funk was dope too even though in '93 everyone adopted a rougher sound. At least Hev kept it be… https://t.co/L6ESn9rig0 @SherronShabazz WAY ahead of his time. All that Bad Boy shit people loved in '96 was right on that album cover. Wit… https://t.co/fvLx4f189I @SherronShabazz "It Gets No Rougher" >>>>>> @SherronShabazz Absolutely. LL is in my personal top 5. Also the ear of the public changed after 1999 so even music… https://t.co/qeW1lJnkSI @adammansbach YESAlways thought Heavy D was the complete artist. He grew up watching cats from the 60s-80s OWN a stage. Songwriting,… https://t.co/fStaneJPM2 @SherronShabazz they way they're doing LL is a shame. Did it all. He and Heavy D contributed WAY more than they get… https://t.co/dGkTWcxvlwAll but stopped talking about rap on here but Amerikkka's Most, Kill at Will and Death Certificate...IMO it never g… https://t.co/Zu9fXTriWh
2/14
2019
@jzonedonttweet i howled
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites) @SoMuchDavid He's trending for arguing with Mo'Nique about money vs integrity. I'm just saying - he's not the guy t… https://t.co/OlpFCzDKjq @ELGINDOTCOM @OriginaSweetT Wow. Yeah she wore her boyfriend from Slo-Bomb's old jersey.Steve Harvey still has a debt to society for those raggedy ass, wide-leg, conk hair acapella group reunion tour sui… https://t.co/fTPhOTYcpS @ELGINDOTCOM @OriginaSweetT Wow. Which video? They had the bulldog shirts, I remember seeing those around. @m40dotcom sounds about right @ELGINDOTCOM They also were the only team with no real jerseys because they were technically a "new" school. It was… https://t.co/HCYfXyATcE @ELGINDOTCOM I said they had the best gym haha @ELGINDOTCOM It was definitely there in 90-91. Twain was the pool school, Burroughs had the best gym, Emerson looke… https://t.co/Bszqwg4EpgHere's a new Levi's ad with custom music from The Du-Rites! Wearing our rock hats here more than our funk hats, but… https://t.co/fyIQp72kns @ELGINDOTCOM How you get kicked out of Twain and they had a pool though?! @iamzachmusic Thanks @PutOnInk ThanksThe Du-Rites' music in a new Levi's commercial! Not our trademark funk sound (more of a rock thing), but Pablo and… https://t.co/3SH1qxuFQB
2/13
2019
@culpry @redbull_radio @chairmanmaonyc I posted a few video shorts on my feed but it's mostly audioUp now https://t.co/nlAVyzv98x
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)Known for hits with Steely Dan and Aretha Franklin, to name but two, iconic session drummer @BernardPurdie joins… https://t.co/V476AcyS08
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)My interview with the legendary @BernardPurdie goes live at 6PM EST on https://t.co/hLTxluYUTr #givethedrummersomehttps://t.co/TnRGFhyCUBRESPECT. Interview: @jzonedonttweet Talks New ‘Give the Drummer Some’ Series on @RedBull Radio & Debut w/… https://t.co/MSXNBCjyCu
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites) @mrvegagenesis @chairmanmaonyc @jzonedonttweet @BernardPurdie You can listen tonight at 6PM EST. https://t.co/Vs2hYQ8vm7
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)'Give the Drummer Some' w/ host @jzonedonttweet & special guest the legendary @BernardPurdie premieres today at 6pm… https://t.co/ugsNQXLiNL
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)Today at 6PM EST my @RBMA Give the Drummer Some radio show continues with the legendary Godfather of funk drumming,… https://t.co/HeEsenhXhC
2/12
2019
New Karen O & Danger Mouse album looks dope. I played drums on a cut, check it out when it drops in March: https://t.co/kohcAvhFU3 @printmatic @SDTW_Podcast @Illogic614 all of em haha
2/11
2019
Finally took time to post upcoming gigs/tours, full discog & updated bio on my site bc my wikipedia stops in 2011 a… https://t.co/VI4ygBmZCrSome Du-Rites funk in 5 (inspired by Kool & the Gang's "Pneumonia") - https://t.co/xfySkiwB8f @SherronShabazz my brotha. Catch you thenUpcoming shows: The Du-Rites at Symphony Space (NYC) on Valentine's Day + mid-west and west coast tours with Ben Pi… https://t.co/Zl1SUPRApzGot some inquiries about the drum break records this past week. Lunch Breaks and Backyard Breaks are out of print b… https://t.co/ExqP8cinvH
2/10
2019
My radio show started with this column. They helped me immensely as a drummer and there’s a lot of stuff for music… https://t.co/2AeYxVVbfh @KittyPatrick See a future you don’t want, get scared to death and start dumping everything and jumping without a p… https://t.co/r7vV9zelV8
2/9
2019
@Sharp_As_A_Nut Yeah!! “Showdown” by The Du-RitesYou know we have a whole song in our set dedicated to the cop show funk at the 40 minute mark of an episode of Mann… https://t.co/PHp5cgv6yA @SherronShabazz linked inYou unsubscribe from a mailing list you never asked to be a part of, then get an e-mail confirming you unsubscribed… https://t.co/qmdURyRdnxGoes for all types music. Nothing good comes from being so drenched in nostalgia that it’s a total facsimile of a b… https://t.co/AHIu0RsUMh @ELGINDOTCOM And to think...Buried Treasures was a great idea that got some intervention from social media and saved us some time. @DouglasMilez I think they would've definitely knocked off someone this year had he not gotten injured. Either Boston or Toronto @ELGINDOTCOM #barneyrubbleass muthafucka. What did I just watch?
2/8
2019
One of my favorite players. Look forward to his recovery and return. https://t.co/jIv79XYq2g @antipopny Fred Hampton too @DirtPorcelain yes @KoolBabyBrotha The Mickens Bros.! Yessir.Dope, a write up on the radio show/column that's actually up to date and in context instead of "former rapper from… https://t.co/sobjMGOt22Here's some funk for your morning - put a neckbone in your oatmeal with my band The Du-Rites!… https://t.co/p2qQMMY16TSome cool ass shit here --> @jzonedonttweet Presents: Give the Drummer Some Episode 1 with Questlove on… https://t.co/DTT5Ps6Wa8
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites)So stoked to see @jzonedonttweet and the Du Rites on 2/14 on the island of Manhattan. 🏆🏆🏆🏆
Retweeted by J-Zone (The Du-Rites) @N3STR0 Appreciate it thanks @ELGINDOTCOM I don’t even know who this person is but you have a way of expressing disapproval that’s unparalleled @jzonedonttweet the drums on this broken bells record are incredible!
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2/7
2019
@TheNickRuffini Definitely! Anytime
2/6
2019

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