Advancing the unfolding legacy of instrumental hip-hop at Stones Throw is Samiyam’s “Pizza Party:” 24 minutes of off-kilter mobster music mixed with a warm soul sound that is unmistakably L.A. producer and beatmaker Samiyam.
Stimulator Jones delivers some of the underground’s finest hiphop, soul, jazz and funk.
Essential Listening It’s been a few years since Madlib’s last “Mind Fusion” mixtape. Here’s the latest, Mind Fusion: African Earwax.
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