The faceless duo released a stripped down version of their acclaimed track, “Gassed”. Our logo was clearly inspired by The Masked One so we respect artists who like that level of anonymity. Weslee are such a group, comprising of two enigmatic individuals but their talent is no mystery. Mistajam picked Gassed as his Hottest Record In The World for Radio 1 and now we have…

Jannis from Jakarta Records returns for the second part of his Arabic vinyl mix. The obscurity of records, particularly from outside the West, gives an extra spice to mixes such as the ones from Jakarta Records’ “Radio Jakarta” series. For their seventh edition, Jannis has added a second part to his Arabic vinyl mix from the 60s and 70s. “i got to travel a lot…

There’s no escape from accusations of copyright infringement, even for one of the most gifted musicians the world has ever. Here’s a 3-hour cut of Michael Jackson’s 1993 deposition held in Mexico, centred around supposed plagiarism of “The Girl Is Mine”, “Thriller” and “We Are the World”. This might be a heavy watch but for MJ fans or general music fans wanting a glimpse into…

RKZ’s Round Up returns for the third time starring Common, Iamsu and James Fauntleroy. Guess who’s back in the motherfu’in hooouse! I was gone for a while but I’m back with a double-barrelled instalment of my Round Up! Combining June and July, I’m giving you some incredible shouts for the summer season. As always, the records are in alphabetical order, and I’ve kept the descriptions…

The second edition of RKZ’s Round Up sees the musician give props to the likes of Jhené Aiko, Taylor McFerrin and Vicktor Taiwo. Considering how temperamental the weather has been this past May, I selected five songs that varied in feel and mood, teasing into the experimental. Without further ado, this is what made my playlist tick. Jhené Aiko – Stay Ready (J Henny Verse) Contrary to what you’re…

Swedish outfit Little Dragon provide visuals for their latest track Paris and announce UK tour dates too. Double rainbow win! From a group of four Swedish high school friends came Little Dragon, one of the finest electronic groups from the past decade and with a fourth studio album out next week, the four piece have released a new video and more tour dates. Paris is…

Beatnik’s TURTLE drops an empyrean rework of Lyla Foy’s “Left To Wonder” and it’s free to download. Ever since I heard (and adored) Jessie Ware’s debut album Devotion back in 2012, the 80s aesthetic has been rampant in production both in UK electronic pop and in the US. Scottish producer TURTLE (real name Jon Cooper) continued this trend but with a more airy slant with his rework…