Yesterday, Jesse Boykins III released 'Plain', the Machinedrum-produced lead single of his upcoming LP 'Love Apparatus'. Watch the Harrison Boyce-directed lyric video below, enjoy!
Friday, February 28, 2014
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Lilacs & Champagne returned to the spotlight yesterday to announce their new 'Midnight Features Vol. I: Shower Scene EP' (dropping on April 8) and to show us the pretty creepy video for the title track... Enjoy 'Shower Scene'...
Rob Dinero aka Rob Really directed this very stilish, vaporizer-starring video for
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
A weird mix of excitement, awe and jealousy: that's the feeling I get when I hear new music by the fantastic Henry Wu. Enjoy his new track 'Natural Complexion', which dropped a couple of days ago on XVI...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Tall Black Guy's stunning '8 Miles to Moenart'-album, enjoy!
Monday, February 24, 2014
Sunday, February 23, 2014
Very enjoyable, this collaborative EP by K-Otix founding member Damien Randle and Don Rose. Head over to bandcamp to download 'Randle & Rose' and make sure to check the nice videos for 'Longest Day' and 'Zenith', enjoy!
A couple of weeks ago I saw the legendary Pharoahe Monch perform at Brussels' Bazaar-venue. Despite the low attendance the top class emcee put so much joy and energy in his set that by the end of the concert every single person there got convinced Monch is one of the best emcees of his, this and future generations. 'PTSD', his highly-anticipated fourth solo-album, is scheduled to drop in April, but for those of you not familiar with the former Organized Konfusion-member's music, I made these little playlists with my favourite Pharoahe-tracks... Enjoy!
Dutch producers Jailo and Kappa Kavi joined forces for the very interesting 'Ambivalence EP'. My favourite track is the bouncy 'Seepy Seepy', enjoy!
Man Mantis released this interesting EP a couple of weeks ago. Head over to bandcamp to download 'Majestic Dimensions: Vol. 1', enjoy!
Saturday, February 22, 2014
The females in his new hometown seem to have inspired Berlin-based American producer Kurtis Hairson aka Krts. Enjoy 'Berlin Girls' off 'The Foreigner', his latest EP for Project Mooncircle...
Friday, February 21, 2014
'Transcending Project - Change' is a very smooth and funky 2006 album by Brussels-based artist
Thursday, February 20, 2014
'The Aquarius Tape' is the second installment in Brussels-based beatsmith ShunGu's astrological series. Head over to Hot Record Société's bandcamp to download, enjoy!
Brussels-based hiphopcrew L.E.G. (consisting of producers Sublyme Diagonal and Roger3000 and emcee Citizen Ledge) put this dope instrumental up on their soundcloud a couple of days ago, enjoy!
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Today was a great day. 'Why?', you ask? Well, I found a new Jungle by Night-track in my mailbox, that's why! The entrancing 'Desdemona' is the first track off of JbN's upcoming new album 'The Hunt', which is scheduled to drop April 25 on Kindred Spirits. Find your free download below and make sure to check out the exciting trailer for 'The Hunt'... Enjoy!
The good people at Red Bull Music Academy asked award-winning German director Ralf Schmerberg to shoot a feature film about well... making music. Watch the cool documentary film (featuring artists like Erykah Badu, James Murphy, Giorgio Moroder, Q-Tip, Rakim, Thundercat, Brian Eno, Lee 'Scratch' Perry and many more) below, enjoy!
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
The good people at Free the Beats made a new beatcomp: head over to bandcamp to download fresh beats by the likes of Arts the Beatdoctor, Itzme and Junglemire... Enjoy!
Check out this beautiful video for 'Examine Me', one of the best tracks on British producer Warren Xclnce's latest 'Nymphophonic EP', enjoy!
Monday, February 17, 2014
Mecca:83's Expansion Collective have put together this great compilation showcasing great beats by producers like Kan Sano, Ben Bada Boom, Handbook, Question, Jon Rogers, Vanilla and Fitz Ambro$e... Head over to bandcamp to find your free download of 'Expansion Sound Vol. 1', enjoy!
Ghent-based producer User put this fresh batch of strange ambient and intricate lo-fi beats up on his soundcloud yesterday. Head over to bandcamp to download his new EP 'A drink with John, Chuck, Bill, Frank & Sam' for free, enjoy!
Sunday, February 16, 2014
'The World According to John Coltrane' is a wonderful 1990 documentary consisting of interviews with friends and fellow musicians of the jazz great, alongside beautiful live fragments of his concerts... Enjoy!
Boss Kite put this colourful synthjam -imagine a three minute-trip through Wonka's chocolate factory- up on his soundcloud today... Enjoy 'Disko Fever'!