Monday, June 29, 2015
NYC's Jean Grae the game's hardest female lyricist returns with a six-song iSweatergawd EP, with assist from Quelle Chris and Tanya Morgan. If that's not enough she also released another six-song jump with the equally ill SAIX EP.
Jean Grae -"Crux"-mp3
Jean Grae -SAIX-stream
Minneapolis get another good look from rising producer/artist Su Na whose three song Fade EPshow so much promise. Su Na celebration of midtempo beats draped in theatrics, with similarities to the Soulections camp. Also checkout "Sinster" with vocalist Midnight.
Su Na -Fade EP-stream
Midnight & Su Na -"Sinister"-mp3
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Minneapolis artist, vocal stylist Sarah White gets an assist from MYK (ZULUZULUU) on "Through People Remix". The original version produced by DJ Don Cucoa appears on Sound Verite's 2014 compilation New Space: Moon Rock Vol.1. Look for new music from White in the near future.
Sarah White -"Through People [M¥K Remix]"-mp3
Sarah White -"Through People"-mp3
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Animal Collective's Panda Bear recruits hip-hop legend Pete Rock to remix "Crossroads" off of Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper. Taken from Panda Bear's upcoming PBVSGR Remixes EP, which also includes looks from Andy Stott, DJ Marfox and Container. Check out Pete Rocks rand new Petestrumentals 2, via Mello Music Group.
Panda Bear -"Crosswords (Pete Rock Remix)"-mp3
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Ghostface Killah and producer Adrian Younge called in Vince Staples for "Get Money" off Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge upcoming Twelve Reasons to Die II, the sequel to their 2013 releaae Twelve Reasons to Die, July 10th on Linear Labs.
Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge ft. Vince Staples -"Get Money"-mp3
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Friday, June 19, 2015
Jamie xx gets a nice look from Samuel Proffitt on "Just Saying". From Jamie xx's solo record In Colour.
Jamie xx -"Just Saying (Samuel Proffitt Remix)"-mp3
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Bass extraordinaire Thundercat releases new track "Them Changes" featuring saxophonist Kamasi Washington, co-produced by Flying Lotus. From the upcoming mini-album The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam, with contributions from Flying Lotus, Washington, Herbie Hancock, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson and Mono/Poly, it arrives on Monday June 22nd on Flying Lotus imprint Brainfeeder.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Ms. Lauryn Hill pays respect to Nine Simone, covering 6 of her songs on the upcoming Nina Simone tribute album Nina Revisited: A Tribute To Nina Simone. Stream via Pitchfork.
Ms. Lauryn Hill -"Feeling Good"-mp3
Detroit's producer/MC Black Milk holding down Detroit and keeping the soulful spirit of the J Dilla legacy. Win tickets to see Black Milk & his band Nat Turner on Play Like Hell world tour, at 7th Street Entry. To win tell us what legendary artist did he produce before embarking on a solo career? Send answers to email@example.com
Black Milk -"I Guess"-mp3
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
M.I.A. and Gener8ion release video of "The New International Sound Pt. II". Directed by Inigo Westmeier and featuring the 36 000 students of Shaolin Tagou, the biggest fighting school for kids in China. From the French producer Surkin'sa new EP called The New International Sound Pt. II. M.I.A. has a new EP herself coming soon.
Friday, June 12, 2015
Wu-Tang's Ghostface Killah & Chef Raekwon team up for "Let The Record Spin", with Adrian Younge's vintage production. From Ghostface's upcoming Twelve Reasons To Die II. July 10th.
Ghostface Killah ft. Raekwon' -"Let The Record Spin"-mp3
Monday, June 8, 2015
Saturday, June 6, 2015
Celebrating Minneapolis skate shop Familia Skateshop's 10th Anniversary with the second year of P.O.S's The Fucking Best Show Ever with Big Freddia, H09900, Marijuana Deathsquads, Psymun, Saba, Denita and Sene, with DJ's Tiiiiiiiiiip & Ander Other. Win ticktes by telling us the name of P.O.S 's Fugazi-like hardcore band? send answers to firstname.lastname@example.org
P.O.S ft. Mike Mitclan & Greg Grease -"Get Down"-mp3