LUNICE – CCLX

Lunice Fermin Pierre II releases CCLX [pronounced three sixty], his debut full length solo album.  Since breaking new groundwith Hudson Mohawke as part of TNGHT, the Montreal poducer has since been incubating a new style of club-focused beats in basements in Glasgow, London, Amsterdam, Los Angeles & Montreal -. ‘CCCLX’ fuses Rap and club music but…

PANEL – AMPLE

‘Ample’ is a new compilation from London label Panel which brings together the talents of nine individual artists including. “There is no predominant sound, style, genre or mood to this album. More than anything, we think each of these artists are distinctive – they’re carving out their own niche sounds that are unmistakably ‘them’. And…

KOJEY RADICAL – IN GOD’S BODY

“I had to start diseccting all the things I had to unlearn in order to relearn again,” says Kojey Radical on new album ‘IN GOD’S BODY’.  Work began on the project the very day after the release of his debut proper, ‘23 WINTERS‘, and while his approach may have been different, the result is every…

WIKI – NO MOUNTAINS IN MANHATTAN

“I just wanna grow and shit,” Wiki told DJBooth of his split from Ratking. “I’m happy for Ratking because that was a good basis and a way to lay the groundwork and build a little community behind it, but I was ready to do my own shit.” His “own shit” began with ‘Lil Me‘, and…

ELWD – ALL GOOD THINGS

Bad Taste beatmaker ELWD returns with a new album entitled ‘All Good Things’; twenty tracks of sample-based, shuffling Hip Hop gold.  After numerous excellent digital/tape releases [see ‘Tropic‘, ‘There’s Light Somewhere‘ & ‘20:20‘, it might surprise you to learn that ‘All Good Things’ is ELWD’s debut outing on vinyl.  Cop that here, or stream below…

BLESSED – SEE THROUGH ALL THE COLOURS EP

Having grabbed attention with their debut visual for ‘My Yute’, South-East London duo BLESSED release three track EP ‘See Through All The Colours’.  Sisters Lauren & Georgia Morgan mash up Dancehall & R&B with an infectious dexterity akin to that displayed by Azealia Banks on ‘212’ on the first two tracks, before slowing things down…

WALTER EGO – SEVEN STAR BALL EP

Following collaborations with just about everyone [Slick Don, Trim, Rawkid, Winter Rose, Gavlyn, Blimes Brixton], producer Walter Ego returns with a solo offering in the form of ‘Seven Star Ball’.  The three track EP begins with ‘Raw’, a murky, bass-heavy banger with the kind of super-villain string sample you’d find on a DOOM track.  Stream…