MR. CARMACK – FAULTS

While Mr. Carmack has been on our radar for a while with projects such as his superb’White‘ and ‘Red‘ EPs, he never ceases to surprise us.  In collaboration with Red Bull Studios, the Soulection affiliate releases ‘Fault’, a new singly from his upcoming from his upcoming ‘The Yellow EP’.  ‘Faults” intense bassline and abstract, modern Trap rhythms are…

AZEKEL – THE BOILEROOM, GUILDFORD

R&B vocalist Azekel was brought up in East London, making his mark on the industry in 2014 after Lauren Laverne named ‘New Romance‘ her track of the year.  A year and millions of Spotify streams later, Azekel plays an intimate show at The Boileroom, Guildford.  In support; two undeniably talented acts in the form of young storyteller Otis Mensah, a fascinating rapper with…

CHARLES MURDOCH [FT. OSCAR KEY SUNG] – PRIVACY [VIDEO]

Charles Murdoch is back with the powerful third installment in a visual trilogy of singles from his upcoming album ‘Point’ [December 11].  Following previous singles ‘Straws’ and ‘Frogs‘, the story concludes with poignant new single ‘Privacy‘.  Produced by Jünglinge, the video addresses highly relevant societal issues such fear of discrimination, identity and coming to terms with one’s self.  The…

11:11 – BYO

Toronto R&B singer 11:11  has releases ‘BYO [Break You Off]’ from his self-titled debut EP.  The track clearly shows influence from Toronto natives Drake and The Weeknd, while demonstrating his own atmospheric, Trap-inspired sound, coupled with the perfect Mariah Carey sample.  11:11 effortlessly glides over the production by Matthew Burnett, Mike DZL and himself; his voice blending…

PELL – QUESO

One of New Orleans’ most eccentric artists, Pell, has released a second single from his upcoming album ‘LIMBO’.  On the groovy track, Pell displays a creativity comparable to the likes of Chance the rapper, displaying the same kind of off-the-wall style as on previous single ‘Cafe du Monde‘.  TV On The Radio’s Dave Sitek [whose label, Federal Prism, will release the…

JU – SCHOOL

Premiered on Hip Hop blog 1833.fm, Ju’s new single ‘School’ finds a perfect blend between psychedelic Rock and Hip Hop.  Although the influence of the man on the moon himself, Kid Cudi, is clear, Ju exploits a gap in today’s scene with great originality.  His aggressive vocals over the psychedelic yet heavy instrumental makes for…

ANDERSON .PAAK & BLENDED BABIES – THE ANDERSON .PAAK EP

2015 has been a great year for Anderson .Paak, his presence on Dr Dre’s ‘Compton: A Soundtrack’ opening door after door.  His new EP is executively produced by production duo Blended Babies, and sees the Cali vocalist bring big names to the table such as Asher Roth, King Chip and Donnie Trumpet.  This project begins with funky first single ‘So Slow’,…