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Aesop Rock - Labor Days

Aesop Rock - Labor Days
Performer: Aesop Rock
Genre: Hip hop & Rap
Title: Labor Days
MP3 album size: 2378 mb
FLAC album size: 2586 mb
Style: Conscious
Country: US
Released: 24 Sep 2013
Catalog number: BBC-93139-1
Label: Block Block Chop


3Save Yourself
5Bent Life
Featuring – C-Rayz-Wallz
6One Brick
Featuring – Illogic
7No Regrets
8Tugboat Complex Pt. 3
9The Yes And The Y'all
129-5ers Anthem


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
djx13Aesop Rock Labor Days ‎(CD, Album)Def Juxdjx13US2001
djx13Aesop Rock Labor Days ‎(CD, Album, RE)Def Juxdjx13USUnknown
DJX13Aesop Rock Labor Days ‎(2xLP, Album)Def JuxDJX13US2001
DJX 13 CD - 088.0013.020Aesop Rock Labor Days ‎(CD, Album)Definitive JuxDJX 13 CD - 088.0013.020USUnknown
djx13Aesop Rock Labor Days ‎(CD, Album, RE)Def Juxdjx13US2004


  • Art Direction, DesignDan Ezra Lang
  • Illustration [Cover Illustration]Owen Brozman
  • Mastered ByVassos
  • Mixed ByCryptic One
  • Photography By [Back Cover Photo]Ben Colen
  • ProducerAesop Rock (tracks: A1, B2, C1, C2), Blockhead (tracks: A2 to B1, B3, C3 to D3), Omega One (tracks: B4)
  • Recorded ByAesop Rock
  • ScratchesOmega One


  • Barcode: 8 85686 93139 4
  • Rights Society: ASCAP


  • Published By – Aesop Rock Music
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Block Block Chop
  • Copyright (c) – Block Block Chop
  • Manufactured By – The Orchard
  • Distributed By – The Orchard



Shovel 56:32 Artist: Aesop Rock Album: Labor Days Album Release Date: September 18, 2001. Aesop Rock. Labor Days. The Orchard Music от лица компании Definitive Jux. Labor Days is the third studio album by American hip hop artist Aesop Rock. It was released by Definitive Jux on September 18, 2001. It is a concept album about work. The album's production was handled by Aesop Rock, Blockhead, and Omega One. The song Labor was featured on the soundtrack of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4. Labor Days is the third studio album by Aesop Rock, his second major release, and his first on the Definitive Jux record label, as well as his first concept album. It was released on September 18, 2001, to considerable critical acclaim. It is a concept album, painting a portrait of the day-to-day lives of the working class. It features production work from longtime Aesop Rock collaborator Blockhead, including his trademark style of world folk samples. Labor Days is considered to be Aesop Rocks definitive work, hailing near unanimous praise from all critics, and becoming a cornerstone of the u. Aesop Rock - Labor Days 2001. To favorites 2 Download album. Listen album. Hip-Hop Underground Rap. Songs in album Aesop Rock - Labor Days 2001. Aesop Rock - Labor. Aesop Rock - Daylight. Aesop Rock - Save Yourself. Aesop Rock - Flashflood. Aesop Rock - No Regrets. Aesop Rock - One Brick. Aesop Rock - The Tugboat Complex Pt. Aesop Rock - Coma. Aesop Rock - Battery. Aesop Rock - Boombox. Listen free to Aesop Rock Labor Days Labor, Daylight and more. 14 tracks 61:04. Hip-HopRap 2001. Crammed with references to history and mythology, as well as the usual pop-culture name checks, Aesop's lyrics remain unusually verbose and intelligent here, but he's also able to spin them into compelling stories. It's extremely addicting and soothing, it's also fun just to kick back and sing a long to some of these tracks. Aesop Rock is a perfect example of laid-back hip-hop music at its finest. The album kicks off with one of my favorite hip-hop tracks of all time, Labor. It's propelled by a deep, easy going bassline that is repeatedly played throughout the whole entire song. Ian's voice takes control of the song right away, and his rapping is quick and very mellow. The easy going beat is hard. Definitive Jux. Aesop Rock is one of those MCs who have stumbled upon a blindingly intelligent solution to this state of affairs: he's ignored all of that baggage and made a record that's mostly about something. That something is work. Labor- effort in its broadest sense- is a topic he treats sometimes pedantically but often more thought-provokingly than not only the bulk of hip-hop, but the bulk of any genre. It helps that Labor Days is as terrific a record as anyone could ask for, really, and you should buy it, and here's why. First: Aesop Rock is a terrific MC
A little question: the original pressing have the track "Labor" closed few seconds before the real end. Have this pressing the full song?
Yes the packaging is disappointing - although my LPs don't get stuck inside like others - but the sound on this is absolutely superb. Great pressing!
I firstly have to mention the problem that many talk about. Including 2 records in a jacket sleeve that is not a gatefold creates problems. The main one being how tight things get and the consequences being extremely fast ring wear on the jacket. With that said you know what you are buying surface wise. Underneath is a fantastic sounding mastering on a spot on pressing. The bass is powerful and instruments clear sounding with Aesops lyrics just as hearable. I feel like these have to be 180 gram records as well even though its not stated in the format section. Beside the tight packaging it looks rather great and it compliments the music very well. Like Aesops obsession with TV on the backside. Too bad there are no lyrics, although fitting that much writing would be a challenge.Equipment used:Rega RP1 with Rega Carbon cartridgeCyrus 2 AmplifierSystem Fidelity SF-3050 tower speakersCustom made HQ speaker cables
to all who own this release, the lp released in 2001 is the opposite... i own it and i can fit 4 records in the sleeve very comfortably. not a coincidence... the original is obviously a collectors necessity compared to the "missers" who "missed" the original release. I did, but that is why i ordered the original LP on discogs.
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A little question: the original pressing have the track "Labor" closed few seconds before the real end. Have this pressing the full song?
I feel the same exact way should have been a gate fold, it sounds impressive but considering that it's a collectors item im kinda disappointed, come on Aesop. The fan base of this purchase are hardcore fans so i would expect better packaging. This is just one aspect that pisses me off about all these new releases. They cost so much for something that should cost nothing, wtf is all i can say 30 dollars for this i should have spent 40 on an original. sorry amazing album, bad packaging.
Hi, I've a question; I have the original press but, for reasons of space, there are songs as "Labor" that have been cut before. In this press, for example, "Labor" have an end like the cd version? Thanks a lot.
I totally agree with this, although when u think about it..most double albums that don't have a gatefold are a pain in the ass when sliding the vinyls back into the sleeves. Take my copy of Madvillainy for example, same issue. I bet you even the original has the same problem. I do kinda wish i went for an OG copy of it instead but whatever get both when in doubt
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Great repress, of an epic album. It sounds perfect. Sleeve is too tight as mentioned by others, gets better with MFSL inners.
I was going to say exactly this! Beat me to it.
This jacket is tight, I can barely fit both records into it. Feels like it should have either been widened, or a gatefold.
Agreed, the sleeve is 1-2mm too thin and too short. I am storing w/ 2nd record behind the cover in a plastic outer.
i agree. I couldn't believe they were both packed into a single sleeve. it sounds good but i'm really disappointed on the packaging.
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