• Electronic
  • Suff Daddy – Birdsongs


    Suff Daddy drops the eclectic new album Birdsongs. “Music for summer evenings, champagne nights and gloomy mornings” as described by Suff Daddy himself. There’s a certain decadence that emanates through the album, particularly on the nu-funk jam Paper Proclamation featuring Mayer Hawthorne. Piano Joint is a personal fave with its crisp percussion and piano-led melody, […]

  • Hip Hop
  • Reppatwa – Malibu


    Another summer jam courtesy of Reppatwa’s Malibu. Last call for Malibu! Reppatwa gets wavy for this track, expected to be on his upcoming album “Until Further Notice”. This is perfect for BBQ weather as the sun sets and the drinks flow. Tipsiness may enhance the experience but please drink responsibly (if you do).

  • Electronic
  • Nomad – Found Tapes


    Bristol’s Nomad lays down his distinct foreboding sound on debut album Found Tapes. There’s something in the water in Bristol. Whatever it is, it produces the darkest emotive music I’ve ever heard: Massive Attack, Portishead, Tricky, Kosheen, Roni Size to name a few. As a founding member of Bristol’s Bad Places indie label, Marco Stellardi […]

  • Hip Hop
  • DJ Concept – Flight Patterns 2

    Flight Patterns 2

    DJ Concept offers a sequel to 2012’s ‘Flight Patterns’ in the form of Flight Patterns 2 (obviously). Four years is a long time in music – just ask Frank Ocean fans. But for DJ Concept, he has been working hard on other releases in that time, from collaborations with Planet Asia to other solo projects. […]

  • Funk
  • J Dilla: Back To The Crib Mixtape


    The unearthing of Dilla treats continues as the Boiler Room release a mixtape of his listening habits. Something a little different from the J Dilla archives in the form of a mixtape but not of his own music. Boiler Room and BBE Records have released an unheard mixtape recorded sometime around the turn of the […]