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
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
Ryan Hemsworth is already having a smash 2013, releasing a new song, a music video, and plotting a fairly extensive North American tour with Daedelus and Salva. Now’s he’s dropped a 2-hour DJ mix for taste-making dance station Rinse.fm. The entire 2-hour mix, which comprises
As much as it feels weird to even use the phrase “beat scene” in 2013, you’d be hard pressed to find something more representative of this archaic term than what’s going on in Montreal, Canada right now. Seemingly out of nowhere, a thriving crop of
The duo of emcee, Johaz, and acclaimed producer, Exile, is known as Dag Savage. They have just released their EP on iTunes. This song features Aloe Blacc, and the video is directed by Marcus Mizelle.