“Eephing”

We have always been fans of the Evolution Control Committee , supreme pioneers of "Mash-up". Their latest offering is pretty awesome.

Listen: NPR : Jimmie Riddle and the Lost Art of Eephing.

The eccentric Southern tradition of "eephing" is best described as the hillbilly equivalent of the hip-hop human "beat box" vocal style — a kind of hiccupping, rhythmic wheeze that started in rural Tennessee more than 100 years ago.

Related link: HUMAN BEATBOXING.

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