A Documentary on The Lineage of Detroit Hip-Hop Producers.
Artist Spotlight: Knxwledge Knxwledge (pronounced “knowledge”) is a 26 year old, Los Angeles based beat maker. Standing out in a sea of producers rising from the L.A. beat scene, the prolific artist and record collector produces his sound by creating a pastiche of soul, jazz
Mr Carmack aka Aaron Carmack is a Hawaii-based producer blurring the distinction between Hip Hop and Dance Music in a progressive way that has even the most seasoned producers scratching their heads. His current rise to fame started with the self-released Bang, Vol 3 followed
If you are, you need to stop sleeping on Jonwayne! He has been extremely busy lately. He just dropped Cassette 2 on Stones Throw, shared the first single from his Digital Diamonds group, and has his debut rap album on the way. He’s also rocking
James Blake’s Overgrown Is Bone-Chillingly Brilliant! His songs are so dark, so haunting, so deeply poignant, he is such an outstanding musician and composer, it’s hard to believe he is only 24-years-young! Head over to iTunes to cop Overgrown
The story so far: Ghostface Killah and Apollo Brown made The Brown Tape–a rework of the Ghostface x Adrian Younge cinematic masterpizzle 12 Reasons To Die (stream it here.) Now the Apolloface (Brown Ghost?) version “Rise Of The Black Suits” has it’s own official video,
In his continued mission to be everywhere at once, Ghostface Killah has announced a limited edition version of his forthcoming collaboration album with Adrian Younge album Twelve Reasons To Die. If you purchase the Collector’s Pak LP, you will receive a Cassette featuring an alternate
On the new video for his single “Voyeur” James Blake delivers a crude Tron-style animation that takes the viewer into the grooves of a spinning vinyl record (1-800-Dinosaur) until the POV is flying through vinyl valleys and cities like an x-wing navigating the trenches of
This mix features The Blessings, ECLAIR FIFI with Cashmere Cat’s mix coming in between 45 – 1hr 10. Stream Cashmere Cats remix of Miguel’s “Do You” which was featured in the mix.
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
Rap outsider Deniro Farrar might still be best known for his contribution to Ryan Hemsworth’s outstanding remix of Grimes’s breakout single ‘Genesis’, but he’s back with brand new full-length mixtape The Patriarch. Hemsworth returns the favour adding his syrup-laced 808 rhythms to standout cut ‘Big
Late last year saw Earl Sweatshirt drop his first official solo cut after returning to Odd Future – giving us the endlessly compelling “Chum” and its stark, creeped-out video. Sweatshirt continues his transition back into society with “Whoa,” the latest visual from his upcoming LP
Yet another taster of the imminent Overgrown LP, this is a markedly more filmic affair, with Eno’s signature textures replacing Blake’s woozy production giving it a gravitas rarely heard in electronic pop. This is sturdy, gripping stuff and more proof that Overgrown is likely to
Capitalizing on his recent success, UK producer Hudson Mohawke has just unveiled a preview to a new song of his by way of an Adidas commercial. Compared to some of Mohawke’s recent works, this is far more boom-bap-influenced. Nothing mind-bending, but a slapping beat nonetheless.