Monday, February 29, 2016

Beat Appetit: Sango - Life Without God is Nothing

Loving everything but the title of this excellent new Sango-track... Give 'Life Without God is Nothing' a spin below, enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Corinne Bailey Rae - Been to the Moon

The irresistible 'Been to the Moon' is one of the tracks on Corinne Bailey Rae's upcoming new 'The Heart Speaks in Whispers'-album, out May 13th via Virgin... Enjoy!

Download: V/A - The Guide (Worldwide Edition)

The cool kids at Foot Juice released this dope compilation last week, gathering tracks by the likes of Nangdo, Frenquency, DJ Manny, Bsn Posse and others... Head over to bandcamp to download 'The Guide (Worldwide Edition)', enjoy!

Download: Cotchei & The NCY Milky Band - L'Ascenseur

Quite impressive, this jazzy three-track project by French rapper Cotchei & The NCY Milky Band... Head over to Black Milk Music's bandcamp to download 'L'Ascenseur', enjoy!

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Beat Appetit: Torb The Roach - Introducing

Oslo-based producer Torb The Roach shows us exactly what a good beatstew needs in this video for his addictive 'Introducing', enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Roméo Elvis x Le Motel - Morale

François Dubois directed this cool video for 'Morale', the title track of Brussels-based duo Roméo Elvis & Le Motel's new EP - available at L'Oeuil Ecoute Laboratoire... Enjoy!

Download: ±±Ding±± - For Those Who Listen

Prolific British producer ±±Ding±± shared this beatmix earlier this week, head over to bandcamp to download 'For Those Who Listen'... Enjoy!

Download: Es-K & Loupo - Sanctuary

Producers Es-K & Loupo joined forces for this really dope new beattape, head over to Blvnt's bandcamp to download their 'Sanctuary'-EP... Enjoy!

Download: V/A - Alaya Issue 03

Last month, Alaya released this nice compilation gathering tracks by the likes of Flamingosis, Insightful, Thriftworks, Greyhat and others... Head over to toneden to download 'Alaya Issue 03', enjoy!

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Plat du Jour: J Dilla - The Introduction

April 15th, Mass Appeal will be releasing 'The Diary', a previously unreleased rap album the great late J Dilla recorded back in 2002... Check out the House Shoes-produced 'The Introduction' below, enjoy!

Beat Appetit: LNWPK - Product of Papers

Crown Collective shared this murky new track by Swiss duo LNWPK, give their 'Product of Papers' a spin below... Enjoy!

Friday, February 26, 2016

Plat du Jour: Miles Bonny - I Bring You Love

Janelle and Jacquelyn Cordova shot this video for the enthrancing 'I Bring You Love', the title track of sfftk-favourite Miles Bonny's new EP - available at Yoruba... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Up High Collective - Compressium

The mindblowing 'Compressium' is my favourite track on Up High Collective's stellar new 'Phonemica'-EP, available at Tangram... Enjoy!

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Beat Appetit: Subp Yao - WooWoo

Dutch beatdon Subp Yao shared this great banger yesterday, give the trunkrattlin' 'WooWoo' a spin below... Enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Melodiesinfonie - Tuk Rueh ft. Christian Crow

Swiss producer and sfftk-favourite Melodiesinfonie recruited Christian Crow for the beautiful 'Tuk Rueh', one of the tracks on his new 'Be Thankful'-album, dropping tomorrow via Melting Pot Music... Watch the Dylan Moore and Silvan Giger-directed video below, enjoy!

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Beat Appetit: Olof Melander - Remembrance

Simeon Sigg directed this beautiful video for 'Remembrance', one of the best tracks on Olof Melander's new 'The Path'-album - available at Project Mooncircle... Enjoy!

Download: V/A - Issue Five | Kush

Phuture Collective released the second part of their 'Issue Five'-compilation series, including beats by the likes of Ouska, TriLLwAx, Samwise and others... Head over to bandcamp to download 'Issue Five | Kush', enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Jamie Woon - Sharpness (Kaytranada Edit)

Canadian beatking Kaytranada got his hands on Jamie Woon's beautiful 'Sharpness', give his BadBadNotGood-fueled edit a spin below... Enjoy!

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Beat Appetit: DJ Manny - We Don't Wanna That

'We Don't Wanna That' is one of my favourite tracks on DJ Manny's new 'Loud Pack Music'-album, available at Aeronema... Enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Mono/Poly - Nocturne ft. Seven Davis Jr. & Thundercat

The amazing 'Nocturne', with Seven Davis Jr. on vocals and Thundercat on bass, is one of my favourite tracks on Mono/Poly's new 'Cryptic'-album - available at Hit+Run... Check out the Thomas McMahan-directed video below, enjoy!

Monday, February 22, 2016

Download: Sufyvn - Pseudarhythm Vol. 2

I'm always excited when Khartoum-based producer Sufyvn returns to surface with dope new stuff... Head over to bandcamp to download his brand new 'Pseudarhythm, Vol. 2'-EP, enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Solo700 - KeeperOfThePurpleTwilight

'KeeperOfThePurpleTwilight' is my favourite track on Brussels-based producer Solo700's new 'Beatology Vol. 2'-tape, available at Cosmic Pop... Enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Majid Jordan - Learn From Each Other

Ben Strebel directed this classy video for 'Learn From Each Other', one of the best tracks on Majid Jordan's debut album... Enjoy!

Sunday, February 21, 2016

Download: Lzu. - Abstrações de Você

Pretty nice, this new beattape by Brazilian producer Lzu.... Head over to Haju Tapes' bandcamp to download 'Abstrações de Você', enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Mayer Hawthorne - Love Like That

sfftk-favourite Mayer Hawthorne will be releasing his new album 'Man About Town' via Vagrant on April 8th, give the addictive 'Love Like That' a spin below... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Dibiase - One4Jax

'One4Jax' is one of the tracks on Dibiase's upcoming 'Baker's Dozen'-release for Fat Beats... Enjoy!

Download: PhaRo - Locks

Leuven-based producer PhaRo released this short but interesting beattape a couple of weeks ago, head over to bandcamp to download 'Locks'... Enjoy!

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Plat du Jour: Blackalicious - On Fire Tonight ft. Myron

James Connelly directed this powerful video for the Myron-featuring 'On Fire Tonight', one of the best tracks on Blackalicious' 'Imani, Vol. 1'-album... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Fulgeance - GITEM

French producer Fulgeance will be releasing his new 'The Phoenix EP' via Ed Banger next week, check out the Emile Sacré-directed video for 'GITEM' below... Enjoy!

Friday, February 19, 2016

Plat du Jour: Aesop Rock - Rings

Rob Shaw directed this dope video for 'Rings', one of the tracks on Aesop Rock's upcoming new 'The Impossible Kid'-album - out April 29 via Rhymesayers... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Fredfades - Get Up!

'Get Up!' is a funky new beat by Norwegian producer Fredfades, give it a spin below... Enjoy!

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Download: V/A - Rootnote Collective 2

Rootnote Collective celebrated their second birthday by releasing this very nice compilation with tracks by Elusive, Brock Berrigan, Handbook, Go Yama, Ian Ewing, Ruff Draft and others... Head over to bandcamp to download '2', enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Samiyam - Dartgun

The amazing Samiyam will be releasing his new album 'Animals Have Feelings' via Stones Throw on March 4th, give the mouthwatering 'Dartgun' a spin below... Enjoy!

Plat du Jour: White Boiz - G.U.N. (God Understands Niguhs) ft. Chace Infinite

Calmatic directed this dope video for the Chace Infinite 'G.U.N. (God Understands Niguhs)', one of the tracks on White Boiz' 'Neigbourhood Wonderful'-album from last year... Enjoy!

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Download: V/A - Issue Five | Love

Portland's Phuture Collective released this nice compilation of future beats by the likes of Sumthin Sumthin, Beau Weiss, Ledezma and others... Head over to bandcamp to download 'Issue Five | Love', enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Ras G & The Koreatown Oddity - Blunt Lit

'Blunt Lit' is the really dope opener of Ras GThe Koreatown Oddity's new '5 Chuckles: In the Wrld'-album, available at Leaving... Enjoy!

Download: Bry.Zen - Love//Vibrations

Pretty damn dope, this new beattape by Long Beach-based producer Bry.Zen... Head over to bandcamp to download his 'Love//Vibrations'-tape, enjoy!

Download: Thriftworks - Low Speed High Drag

Californian producer Thriftworks released this excellent new EP a couple of days ago, head over to bandcamp to download his 'Low Speed High Drag'... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Bhonstro - New Classic

'New Classic' is a nice'n'smooth new track by Las Vegas-based producer Bhonstro, give it a spin below... Enjoy!

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Plat du Jour: Kirkis - Cold Crush (Mndsgn Remix)

Alima Jennings directed this sexy video for Mndsgn's magnificent remix of Kirkis' 'Cold Crush', enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Teams. - Sonicboom

The short, smoked-out 'Sonicboom' is one of the tracks on 'Allstarz.', a new EP by Teams. (fka Cut From The Team)... Enjoy!

Download: V/A - Heavy Dust Volume 6

Last week, Florida-based producers collective Dust Heavy released its sixth compilation including beats by the likes of Dr. LaFlow, METVLMOUTH and many others... Head over to bandcamp to download 'Heavy Dust Volume 6', enjoy!

Monday, February 15, 2016

Beat Appetit: Yunis - No Dither

Hamburg-based producer Yunis' bangin' 'No Dither' is one of my favourite tracks on the new 'Saturated! Vol. 5'-compilation, enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Bilal - I Really Don't Care

Hans Elder directed this video for the beautiful 'I Really Don't Care', one of my favourite tracks on Bilal's excellent 'In Another Life'-album... Enjoy!

Download: Flamingosis - Great Hair

Nothing but funky dopeness on this new beattape by New Jersey-based producer and sfftk-favourite Flamingosis... Head over to Uknowy's bandcamp to download his 'Great Hair'-tape, enjoy!

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Friday, February 12, 2016

Plat du Jour: The Heliocentrics - Night and Day

Next week, Now-Again will be releasing 'From the Deep', a new collection of Heliocentrics-tracks recorded at Quartermass Studios... Listen to the fantastic 'Night and Day' below, enjoy!