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VIC MENSA – DANGER

Kanye West premiered new album ‘The Life Of Pablo’ at the Yeezy Season 3 unveiling at Madison Square Garden last week.  As well as airing the album in its entirety, Ye threw in a handful of tracks by other artists, including a new one from Vic Mensa.  Given that Papi Beatz’ unhinged beat and Mensa’s strained vocals…

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KANYE WEST – 30 HOURS

With ‘The Life Of Pablo’ dropping any minute now, perhaps the title of a new track released on Kanye West’s SoundCloud is a clue to when we might get to hear the new album.  Regardless, it appears GOOD Fridays really are back, as ’30 Days’ joins ‘Real Friends‘ and ‘No More Parties In LA‘ as the latest new…

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STREAM FIVE NEW TRACKS FROM ‘STAR WARS HEADSPACE’

With ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ receiving rave reviews from fans and critics alike, the powers that be have handed over the franchise’s audio catalogue to a handful of producers for upcoming album ‘Star Wars Headspace’ [February 19].  First came three tracks from Flying Lotus, Baauer and Rick Rubin [premiered by Zane Lowe on Beats…

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TYLER, THE CREATOR – PERFECT [FT. KALI UCHIS]

Tyler, The Creator’s ‘Cherry Bomb‘ was an interesting combination of two sides of his musical personality.  On the one hand there’s his patented brand of devil-may-care Rap, and on the other is his penchant for dreamy Shoegaze.  ‘Perfect’, a track featuring Colombian vocalist Kali Uchis and guitarist Austin Feinstein falls decidedly into the latter – and…

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ALLAN KINGDOM – NORTHERN LIGHTS [VIDEO]

Allan Kingdom releases a new video in the form of ‘Northern Lights’, a track taken from his recent mixtape of the same name.  The track is an interesting one; Kingdom’s cadence switches between catchy and accessible to sputtering and awkward – over a beat that’s actually quite tricky to place.  The video doesn’t do much…

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FLATBUSH ZOMBIES – BOUNCE [VIDEO]

Flatbush Zombies only released new track ‘Bounce‘ a matter of days ago, but they’ve already followed up the first track to come from ‘3001: A Laced Odyssey’ [March 11] with a brand new video.  Taking their cues from Grindhouse cinema, directors Fredo Tovar and Scott Fleishman position the rap trio in three separate but intertwined storylines.  Stream…

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LOOM – DYED BLACK HAIR

British producer Loom will release his upcoming EP, ‘European Heartache’ on February 12 via Mr Mitch’s Gobstopper Records.  ‘Dyed Black Hair’ is the second track to come from the EP, and typifies the latest incarnation of Loom’s ‘Cold War Grime’.  “The core theme in my EP is a struggle with identity,” he says.  “What’s my identity…