BLESSED – HOWLIN’

South East London duo BLESSED are back with the first new track since their recent debut EP ‘See Through All The Colours‘.  On ‘Howlin”, sisters Lauren & Georgia Morgan continue showcase their fusion of R&B, Dancehall, Electronic and Pop-influenced sounds.”‘Howlin’ is that craving feeling you have for a person you really like or love, especially…

FUSION – DON’T GET ME MAD

Fusion drops another track from his forthcoming EP ‘Ready’ in the form of ‘Don’t Get Me Mad’.  The new track follows previous release of ‘For The Crime’, and sees Fusion rolling up on a Five Nine-produced instrumental that sets the sinister tone of inner-city life surrounded by tower blocks, barking dogs and cautionary bars.  Stream below…

LEAN LOW & DJ DUBPLATES – VIOLATE

‘Pay It No Mind’ is the collaborative brainchild of Bad Taste Records producer Lean Low & Los Angeles’ DJ dubplates inspired by Memphis Rap classics by the likes of  Three-6 Mafia, Gangsta Pat, DJ Paul and Lil Noid.  ‘Violate’ is the first of ten transatlantic link-ups, showcasing the duo’s “mutual love and respect for that era’s…

LUKE MARZEC – WHEN WE FIRST MET

Luke Marzec follows first single ‘Another Guy‘ with a second single single from upcoming EP ‘Chances’.  ‘When We First Met’ has all the hallmarks of a Jazz standard but its modern, warm instrumentation roots it very much in the here and now.  As per ‘Another Guy‘, it’s the London-basd multi-instrumentalist’s raspy vocal that takes centre stage. …

SAMIYAM – PIZZA PARTY

‘Pizza Party’ is 24 minutes of off-kilter mobster music mixed with a warm soul sound that is unmistakably L.A. producer and beatmaker Samiyam.  Unusually for this kind of beat tape, ‘Pizza Party’ is free of the kind of dusty vinyl samples we’ve come to expect, replaced this time around with original synths and FX in…

GIGGS – WAMP 2 DEM

Giggs’ long-awaited ‘Wamp 2 Dem’ mixtape arrives today; thirteen brand new tracks from the landlord showcasing his trademark flow and gutteral delivery.  The album features a handful of the usual UK suspects in Donae’O, Footsie, D Double E & Dave, as well as couple of US surprises in 2 Chainz, Young Thug & Popcaan.  Stream…