Starchildluke – VENOMTAPE

The UK producer drops the second album from his #Road2Switch series. We covered Starchildluke’s last album, Boas Festas, when it came out for Christmas. His aim was to release one album a month in 2019 for his #Road2Switch series, a fund created to buy a Nintendo Switch. January’s album is called VENOMTAPE and uses a variety of rock samples and frantic samples. Inspired by Madlib’s…

Starchildluke – Boas Festas

An alternative Christmas beat tape by Starchildluke with a worthy cause attached. This is my album; I am Starchildluke. I refrain from promoting my music too much on the site but I thought this was relevant for two reasons: It’s for Christmas It has samples in it It came about while I was on holiday in Lisbon in November (hence the name). I got into…

St/rr – NOTIME.

Our editor, aka st/rr, releases his new album and it’s called NOTIME. When he’s not writing for the website, Luke Alex Davis produces music and after self proclaimed “musical rut”, he’s back with a brand new project as “st/rr”. “NOTIME.” has been in the works for a few months and sees the UK producer throw together his classic blend of random vocal samples and heavy…

NEWS: Xomodo Joins The Sampleface Collective

We have our first house producer on the books with the “signing” of Xomodo. After the release of his latest album, “drfts.”, producer st/rr has decided to start a brand new side project. “I enjoyed making the French house track on ‘drfts.’ so much, I wanted to take it a bit further,” said the UK producer, “And that’s where Xomodo was born.” Xomodo is currently…

EXCLUSIVE: Brazilian Mix [2016 Olympics Edition]

We asked our friend Stephanie Vaughn aka Softjunebreeze aka Stepholonious aka Rap Game Simone Biles to put together a Olympic Games mix. This is what she came up with. We’re grateful to know some incredibly talented people, so we reached out to one such individual to compile a Brazilian mix for the Olympics. Now, we’re a week late but I’ve been ill and since the…

Welcome To Sampleface, Ashton James Brown!

The Sampleface team continues to grow as Ashton James Brown aka Ashterisk joins the team. It’s been a while since we’ve introduced a new member to the Sampleface team but we thought tonight would be a better time than any as we come close to a new year. Ashton James Brown (better known by his stage name Ashterisk) has offered some of his insightful opinions…

NEWS: Sampleface’s 1st Anniversary

We’re closing in on our 1st birthday at Sampleface and we have some great plans for October. Mark this date in your calendars – 1st October. Why? Because that’s the day Sampleface went live at this address. While we technically started in September, we can’t remember the date so we take it from 1st October. It’s been a fantastic year so far with a lot…

Welcome To Sampleface & Happy Birthday, RKZ!

A double shout out to RKZ has becomes the latest member of the Sampleface team on his birthday no less. I don’t think I need to go into too much detail about who RKZ is or what he does, so I’ll keep it brief. The UK singer-songwriter/emcee is the newest member of our team. Having previously worked with RKZ at another publication, we’re all very…

Welcome To Sampleface, Tay B!

The ever increasing Sampleface team just got bigger. Welcome to the fold, Tay B! It hasn’t been long since Simon joined our contributing team and already we have another inclusion to the roster. Tay B (real name Taytula Burke) will be writing on the cultural side of things and she has some great things planned. The London-based also writes on her own blog, TeeBee Writes…

Welcome To Sampleface, Simon!

Simon Boyle, our new contributor, joins the Sampleface ranks. The second new Sampleface contributor of the year comes in the form of Simon Boyle from London but currently residing in the coastal city of Brighton. He loves football, hip hop, long walks and he’s looking for a long term rel- oh wait, scrap those last two. We’re all pleased to have him on board, so look…