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Dave Redi - Monologic

Netherlands based MC/producer Dave Redi gives us some Monologic. Monologic. The title says it all, a monologue of a single speaker dwelling on personal experience – Dave Redi Off the back of two successful beat tapes, The Ear Infection Sessions and Insomniac Music, Dave Redi has returned this time with a full album of beats …

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Empiyah - The Unity Vol. 1 [Mixtape]


Our friends at Empiyah have released a dope new mixtape. U·NI·TY [noun] – A whole or totality as combining all its parts into one © Empiyah Now THIS is what we call a mixtape. London clothing label Empiyah Clothing have produced a superb mixtape via the mixing skills of Akil aka Vodou. You’ve got everything from …

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Mecca:83 - Nightshift

Some hip hop warmth coming from the UK and the US in the form of Mecca:83’s Nightshift. It seems criminal that I didn’t mention this track when it came out on Christmas Eve last year, but them’s the breaks. Manchester’s Mecca:83, with electric piano help from Philly’s Buscrates 16-Bit Ensemble and cuts from Dj Ivan6 …

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Shiro Schwarz & Jose Fernandez - Thai Tempo

Shiro Schwarz & Jose Fernandez - Thai Tempo

Mexican funk masters Shiro Schwarz join up with Jose Fernandez on a new track. Meet Shiro Schwarz, a Mexican funk duo comprising of Pammela Rojas and Rafael Marfil. Originally starting out as PRRM, the pair have been together since 2009 with Pammela constructing the visuals and vocal samples and Rafael performing music and audio clips. …


Tor - Drum Therapy


Canadian downtempo producer Tor relaxes us with some Drum Therapy. For some reason, this fell right under my radar which is strange considering I was Bandcamp surfing a lot last year and I love a bit of downtempo/trip hop. Released just last month, Tor’s Drum Therapy really does live up to its name with soothing …


Happy Birthday, Rakim!

Don't sweat the technique, Rakim. DeepBeat is not match for you.

Happy birthday to The God Emcee, Rakim! Today is the 45th birthday of William Michael Griffin Jr., better known by his stage name Rakim. Arguably one of the greatest emcees to ever rock the mic, his years with Eric B. gave us classic albums such as their critically acclaimed debut Paid in Full and the follow up Follow The Leader. It would be another …