Friday, December 30, 2016

Download: ±±Ding±± - Raw. Thai. Loops

Even while vacationing in Thailand, Scarborough-based producer ±±Ding±± can't keep from cookin' up some dopeness... Head over to bandcamp to download his 'Raw. Thai. Loops', enjoy!

Download: V/A - Friends II

Last week, the good folks at ZenSupremacy released a new compilation with tracks by the likes of Mo Vibez, Holly, Sndwvs, Decap and many others... Head over to soundcloud to download 'Friends II', enjoy!

Download: Huru - 200 Hours

Brussels-based producer Huru released this dope new beattape yesterday, head over to bandcamp to download '200 Hours'... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Beatmachinearon - Roses

Reykjavik-based producer Beatmachinearon shared this beautiful new track yesterday, give 'Roses' a spin below... Enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Oddisee - Things

'Things' is an amazing new track off 'The Iceberg', an upcoming new album by sfftk-favourite Oddisee... Enjoy!

2016: Best Belgian Releases


My favourite homegrown releases of 2016... Enjoy!



Woodie Smalls - Space Cowboy (Sony)  listen to 'Lucky Strike'


Brihang - zolangmogelijk (Fake)  listen to 'Balanceren'

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Download: V/A - Free Christmas Compilation 2016

The nice folks at Sonar Kollektiv shared this bunch of goodies from the likes of Jazzanova, The Mixtapers, Pete Josef and many others... Head over to bandcamp to download their 'Free Christmas Compilation 2016', enjoy!

Download: Ki/Nu - Ynly

Very nice, this new beattape by Belo Horizonte-based producer Ki/Nu... Head over to Haju Tapes' bandcamp to download 'Ynly', enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Ideaz - Linez

'Linez' is one of my favourite tracks on 'Motion Capture', the new album by Russian duo Ideaz - available at Cold Busted... Enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Fredfades - Fade Away ft. Nanna B

Norwegian producer Fredfades teamed up with Danish singer Nanna B for the laid-back 'Fade Away', give the track a spin below... Enjoy!

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Beat Appetit: LTGL - Splatter

LTGL's adventurous 'Splatter' is one of my favourite tracks on Tangram's new 'The Gold Play'-compilation, enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Sacha Vee - Stonecold

The irresistible, Wantigga-produced 'Stonecold' is one of my favourite tracks on Sacha Vee's new 'Luminous'-album, enjoy!

Monday, December 26, 2016

Download: Madison McFerrin - Finding Foundations: Vol. I

Brooklyn-based vocalist Madison McFerrin dropped this beautiful acapella EP a couple of weeks ago, head over to bandcamp to download 'Finding Foundations: Vol. I'... Enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Emanon - Yesterday ft. Blu

The Blu-featuring 'Yesterday' is one of my favourite tracks on Exile & Aloe Blacc aka Emanon's new 'Dystopia'-release - available at Dirty Science... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Melodiesinfonie - Meditation on God

Swiss producer Melodiesinfonie's 'Meditation on God' is one of my favourite tracks on Chillhop's new 'Winter 2016'-compilation, enjoy!

Download: Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3

Run the Jewels are playing Santa and hand out their dope new album via their website, head over here to download 'Run the Jewels 3'... Enjoy!

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Download: V/A - Heavy Dust Volume 9

A couple of weeks ago, the nice folks at Dust Heavy released this compilation with contributions by the likes of Dr. LaFlow, Mondrian Loop and others... Head over to bandcamp to download 'Heavy Dust Volume 9', enjoy!

Download: Champagne Drip - Of Course I Still Love You

L.A.-based producer Champagne Drip released this really nice new EP a couple of weeks ago, head over to Saturate's bandcamp to download 'Of Course I Still Love You'... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: René Schier - Failed

'Failed' is the title track off German producer René Schier's new EP for InchPerSecond, give the track a listen below... Enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Meyhem Lauren - Money in My Pocket

Fool's Gold shared this dope video for 'Money in My Pocket', one of my favourite tracks on Meyhem Lauren's great 'Piatta d'Oro'-album - still available for download right here... Enjoy!

Saturday, December 24, 2016

4th Quarter 2016: best records October - December

My 25 favourite releases of the past three months... Enjoy!

NxWorries - Yes Lawd! (Stones Throw)  listen to 'Link Up'

Plat du Jour: Devonwho - Cruisecontrol ft. Zackey Force Funk & I, CED

The Zackey Force Funk and I, CED-featuring 'Cruisecontrol' is one of my favourite tracks on Devonwho's dope new 'Luz'-album - available at Leaving... Enjoy!

Download: TMB the beatmaker - inmymind

A couple of weeks ago, Brussels-based producer TMB the beatmaker released this nice new EP... Head over to bandcamp to download 'inmymind', enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Lmo - Essence

Young Dutch producer Lmo shared another great track this week, give his 'Essence' a spin below... Enjoy!

Download: V/A - Winter's Finest (A Holiday Special)

The nice guys at Urban Waves are handing out holiday presents in the form of this nice compilation including tracks by the likes of René Schier, Blameful Isles, Kenny Keys and others... Head over to bandcamp to download 'Winter's Finest (A Holiday Special)', enjoy!

Download: L'Orange - Koala EP

Earlier this week, L'Orange shared this small collection of beautiful tracks.. Head over to bandcamp to download his 'Koala'-EP, enjoy!

Friday, December 23, 2016

Download: Saib. - Dreamland

Moroccan producer and sfftk-favourite Saib. released a new EP today... Head over to bandcamp to download the mellow 'Dreamland', enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Clap! Clap! - Nguwe ft. Bongeziwe Mabandla

The Bongeziwe Mabandla-assisted 'Nguwe' is one of the tracks on Italian basshead Clap! Clap!'s forthcoming 'A Thousand Skies'-LP, enjoy!

Download: Phasm - Phasmixtape Vol. 1

Pretty damn dope, this new mixtape by Brussels-based emcee/producer Phasm... Give his 'Phasmixtape Vol. 1' a spin below and head over here to find your download, enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Big J Beats - Celly

The smooth 'Celly' is one of the tracks on Denver-based producer Big J Beats' upcoming 'Neat Beats For Neat Peeps'-album, dropping January 6th via Keats Collective... Enjoy!

Download: V/A - Two Syllables Volume Thirteen

First Word shared this annual compilation by DJ Gilla, gathering tracks by the likes of Tall Black Guy, Souleance, Eric Lau and many others... Head over to bandcamp to download 'Two Syllables Volume Thirteen', enjoy!

Download: FloFilz & Wun Two - Whitewalks

German producers FloFilz and Wun Two shared this short but sweet beattape to keep us warm during wintertime... Head over to bandcamp to download 'Whitewalks', enjoy!

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Plat du Jour: Injury Reserve - S on Ya Chest

The jazzy 'S on Ya Chest' is one of my favourite tracks on Injury Reserve's great new 'Floss'-album, available at Las Fuegas... Enjoy!

Beat Appetit: Eric Lau - Lau's Lament

Eric Lau has a new album ('Examples') set for release via First Word next year, give first taste 'Lau's Lament' a spin below... Enjoy!

Download: Blameful Isles - ONAIP EP

Last week, Sweden's Blameful Isles shared this beautiful new four-track EP... Head over to Urban Waves' bandcamp to download 'ONIAP', enjoy!

Download: Daev Martian - Martian Lo-Fi Taep

Last month, Johannesburg-based artist/producer Daev Martian released this excellent new EP... Head over to Subterranean Wavelength's bandcamp to download 'Martian Lo-Fi Taep', enjoy!

Download: Black Spade - A Black Spade Christmas

Not too keen on Christmas songs, but when they come from Hawthorne Headhunters' Black Spade I'll gladly make an exception... Head over to Fresh Selects' bandcamp to download 'A Black Spade Christmas', enjoy!

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Beat Appetit: Paul White - Untitled One

Yesterday, the great Paul White shared this exciting new track off an upcoming project ('Everything You've Forgotten')... Give 'Untitled One' a spin below, enjoy!

Plat du Jour: Common - Letter to the Free ft. Bilal

Bradford Young directed this classy video for 'Letter to the Free', the Bilal-featuring closer off Common's new 'Black America Again'-album... Enjoy!