For the fourth episode of H∆SHTAG$ – the web series chronicling Internet-based music – RBMA take a deep dive into the fertile beats scene. Flying Lotus, TNGHT, The Gaslamp Killer, Shlohmo and XXYYXX are just a few of the artists that talk about how a
Another release off his forthcoming album in March. Earlier Shlohmo released “Don’t Say No” ft. How To Dress Well, this time he drops “Put It” which is infused with heavy basslines, synths and trap hi-hats. You know what to do…
It’s been a minute since the last time we did one of these…this time joining forces with the good folks of “The Ritalin Thieves” radio show. We decided to serve up a selection of grime spangled club anthems and of coarse, the “Harlem Shake.” Enjoy…!
Two releases on the same day!? We wouldn’t expect anything less from Knx. As usual always on the grind, making this his 2nd and 3rd release this year, up to no good with his remix albums remixing tracks like “Mercy” and The Games “Celebration” amongst
“When you wake up in the morning and MNDSGN has just released a new album…” After a long conversation last night about staying true to form and what it means, comes MNDSGN’s “Bed” album. A producer who stays true to his art, his sound. It’s
Enter Kaytra Todo. Poised to be his strongest body of work since first going the DIY route, his release on beatnik label HW&W is an audio document of what going from nothing to everything sounds like. His signature is polished; round bass kicks and ginsu-sharp
With the worldwide success of our Soulection Compilation Volume One which featured some of the most promising producers of our generation two years ago in January 2011, it was essential to create volume two. It’s amazing to reflect on our progression and how far we’ve
After dropping remixes on tracks by Frank Ocean, Grimes, Mikky Ekko, Craig David and most recently, Cat Power. Today Hemsworth dropped yet another fresh remix, this time around it’s Rhye’s chilled-out R&B tune “Open” receiving the royal treatment. Once again, Hemsworth works his magic, engineering
Shlohmo has dropped the second single to his forthcoming EP, Laid Out, on March 4th via WEDIDIT. This time he teams up with HTDW on vocals.
Pelican Fly released their new EP yesterday, Feathers, highlighting the work of some of their favorite artists, including Norwegian producer Cashmere Cat. Aurora is a hard-hitting, albeit not entirely in your face, instrumental banger that demands the appropriate listening setup. That means that you’ll either
From its opening notes ‘You, Me, Temporary’ announces itself as music from the soul reaching for the soul. The album recounts a modern day love story through the musical eyes of its protagonist, Sweatson Klank. It’s a story of love in the fast lane that
Every Valentine’s Day, long-distance bros-of-the-heart Sweater Beats, from Brooklyn, and MORRI$, from Lawrence, Kansas, team up to release another installation of their Young Love / Heartbreak series. Download the bleepy, swinging third volume below, including the GTW-featuring “Need You Around” and slow, starry-eyed standout “Billets
Belgian up-and-comers Pelican Fly have just announced a label compilation Feathers. The names featured on Feathers will be familiar to those with their ear to the underground: Sinjin Hawke has been fusing hip-hop drum styles with operatic fire and brimstone for several years, while the
For the third episode of H∆SHTAG$ – RBMA’s web series chronicling Internet-based music – they turn their attention to the Southern hip hop and Enya loving internet-born micro-culture referred to as “Cloud Rap.” Featured artists include Main Attrakionz, Flatbush Zombies, SpaceGhostPurrp, Robb Banks and London’s
The Chicago-bred, Los Angeles-based beatsmith made waves in 2012 with his collaborative remix of G.O.O.D. Music’s ‘Mercy’ with Wedidit’s RL Grime. Taking dance-rap hybridization to its logical endpoint, he capped his 2012 by bringing out Pusha T during the LA version of the Red Bull