the great year

The Black Opera’s new album “The Great Year” drops tomorrow, on Mello Music Group. Produced by Tall Black Guy, Waajeed, yU, Arjun Singh, …

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The Black Opera’s new album “The Great Year” drops tomorrow, on September 30th on Mello Music Group. Produced by Tall Black Guy, Waajeed, yU, Arjun Singh, Jansport J, Slot-A and The Black Opera. (Pre-)order now on Bandcamp.

” The new album’s influences musically are as diverse as they are aesthetically. From tribal rhythms to overdriven synths and from pulsing drums to intimate vocals, The Great…

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Ben Howard is pleased to announce the details of his forthcoming 2nd album. ‘I Forget Where We Were’ will be released October 20th …

Ben Howard is pleased to announce the release of his forthcoming second studio album. ‘I Forget Where We Were’ is the follow up to 2011’s ‘Every Kingdom’, it will be released through Island Records on the 20th October 2014. 

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where will we go pt. 2

Just a few weeks after his debut EP, Nick Hakim now released the second part of ‘Where Will We Go’. You can now listen to the second EP.

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Just a few weeks after his debut EP, Nick Hakim now released the second part of ‘Where Will We Go‘. You can now listen to the second EP. Out now on Earseed Records, available now digitally on iTunes. Part One is still up on soundcloud.

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take it ..

Leron Thomas currently makes major moves – with Me’Shell Ndegeocello, Jason Moran, Guts – he now released his LP entitled ‘Take It..’.

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Leron Thomas currently makes major moves – with Me’Shell Ndegeocello, Jason Moran (Blue Note) and Guts (Heavenly Sweetness) – he now released his collaboration LP with Malik Crumpler entitled ‘Take It..’. Out now on On-Point Records, available Bandcamp (vinyl/digital), or on iTunes.

“Leron Thomas makes it clear with his latest project ..Take It that he has no intention of being bound by genre or…

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floating underwater

Japanese producer Daisuke Tanabe released his new album ‘Floating Underwater’. The LP is out now on Ki Records/Cat-Eat-Mosquito.

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Tokyo-based producer Daisuke Tanabe recently released ‘Floating Underwater’ on Ki Records/Cat-Eat-Mosquito. After his debut album in 2009 and the collaboration with Kidkanevil under the name Kidsuke, ‘Floating Underwater’ is his second full-length LP. Out on CD, 2×10″ vinyl and digital on iTunes. You can now stream the entire album on hypem.

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sweet talk

UK-based hip hop and electronic producer Vanilla issued his new beat-tape entitled “Sweet Talk”. After 2011’s ‘High Life’ in 2011 and …

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UK-based hip hop and electronic producer Vanilla issued his new beat-tape entitled “Sweet Talk”. After 2011’s ‘High Life‘ in 2011 and followed by ‘Soft Focus‘ in 2012 the new tape is the third and final instalment of his soul-inspired series. It features 27 soul-sampling instrumentals produced over the past two years. Available on Bandcamp.

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forgotten songs vol. two

Adam Scrimshire just released the second volume of his “in between” series. ‘Forgotten Songs’ features six unheard songs.

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Adam Scrimshire just released the second volume of his “in between” series. ‘Forgotten Songs’ features six unheard songs. ‘Saltwater’ featuring Matthew Halsall was written and recorded just a few short weeks after his first album ‘Along Came The Devil One Night​‘ in 2009. ‘Driftwood’, is an acoustic guitar track, he played it while recording ‘The Hollow‘. Modified Man, Fuselage, 7th Tide, A…

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all guitar

We stumbled across Richard Houghten’s music on the skateboard video ‘Urban Isolation’ by Russell Houghten …

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We stumbled across Richard Houghten’s music on the skateboard video ‘Urban Isolation’ by Russell Houghten (watch the video below). Richard Houghten is from Oakland/United States, he started playing guitar as kid and loved working with a tascam 4 track recorder, making use of over dubbing and flipping over the tape to record in reverse. For the album ‘All Guitar’, he used only one acoustic…

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Bonobo supporters Khruangbin released their single “A Calf Born In Winter”, listen and read more …

Khruangbin is a three-piece band from Texas, formed of Laura Lee on bass, Mark Speer on guitar, and Donald Johnson on drums.

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Jonwayne dropped a few tracks during the last six mondays – he’s now working on his follow-up to ‘Rap Album One’.

Jonwayne dropped a few tracks during the last six mondays – he’s now working on his follow-up LP to ‘Rap Album One’.

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After months of hard work and 2 years after his acclaimed “Paradise for all” album, GUTS is back with a new album, “Hip hop after all” …

After months of hard work and 2 years after his acclaimed “Paradise for all” album, GUTS…

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After their debut-release back in 2009, New Zealand-based duo Electric Wire Hustle is back with their new album ‘Love Can Prevail’.

After their debut-release back in 2009, New Zealand-based duo Electric Wire Hustle is back with their new LP ’Love Can Prevail’.

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Check out Soulection and Stussy’s latest free compilation, feat. familiar official Soulection artists as well some new talents …

Check out Soulection and Stussy’s latest free compilation, featuring productions by Zikomo, IAMNOBODI, Goldlink, Orijanus, ESTA, Mr.

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Amin Payne & Ben Bada Boom’s ‘Collision’ get revisited by a dream team of producers worldwide …

Amin Payne & Ben Bada Boom’s ‘Collision’ get revisited by a dream team of producers worldwide.

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Brenk Sinatra & Fid Mella, two beat makers will take you on a musical ride through Vienna’s mean streets of the 70′s & 80′s …

Brenk Sinatra & Fid Mella, two of Europe’s finest beat makers will take you on a musical ride through Vienna’s mean streets of the 70′s and 80′s.

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