LOYLE CARNER – OTTOLENGHI [VIDEO]

His first since recent album ‘Yesterday’s Gone,’ Loyle Carner drops off new track ‘Ottolenghi’ with a video to boot. Named after, and loosely inspired by, pioneering chef Yotam Ottolenghi, the song came to life when Carner was quizzed by a family on a commuter train about the ‘Bible’ he was reading, which was in fact the…

ELHEIST – MATTER OF FACT / NOT THAT EASY

South East London rapper/singer Elheist teams up with Province friend and collaborator Haich for ‘Matter Of Fact / Not That Easy’. The new track is an ode to Mississippi songwriter Ray J – kinda. Elheist’s vocal begins smooth and echoing over some leftfield beats from Haich. Before long, things take a turn for the heavy,…

SLOWTHAI – RAINBOW

Northampton’s Slowthai continues to draw comparison from horror films in the video for brand new track ‘Rainbow’.  Right from the off we know we’re in for a creepy trip as we’re kept in time by an ominous hacking sound.  ‘Thai then continues to address the issue of racial stereotyping on the track, while the video…

RAGZ ORIGINALE – SHE SAID RUN

Just days before the release of his debut studio album ‘Nature’, Ragz Original follows ‘Disaronno Straight‘ with part two of the visual story, ‘She Said Run’.  “While the video is a continuation of the ‘Dissorano Straight‘ story – Ragz and myself wanted to change the mood from the dramatic feel of the previous video to a more bouncy…

IAMDDB – KURR£NCY

IAMDDB returns to recent mixtape ‘Flight Mode Vol. 4’ for a new video for ‘Kurr£ncy’. The track of course bears all the usual DDB hallmarks, it’s a laid back Trap groove ridden mastefully by IAMDDB’s jazzy vocals and serious attitude. Stream below via YouTube.

PELL – SIMPLE AND PLAIN

 New Orleans rapper Pell drops ‘Simple and Plain’ via Payday Records as part of a new series of monthly instalments. Produced by electronic R&B singer, songwriter and producer Imad Royal, Pell says of the track: “‘Simple and plain is probably one of the oldest songs I’ve recorded since my first project ‘FWD’. It’s about…

DUCKWRTH – SOPRANO

Duckwrth releases new track ‘Soprano’.  As is so often the way with the Los Angeles artist, it’s an eclectic mix in terms of genre.  It also appears to be the first taste of an upcoming project entitled ‘The Falling Man’.  Stream below via SoundCloud, and check out our interview feature with the man himself here.