CHRISTIAN RICH – HIGH [FT. VINCE STAPLES & BIA]

New track ‘High’ gives us a lot to thank Christian Rich for.  The pair of West Coast producers has not only gifted us with a brilliantly hard beat featuring a superbly sinister synth hook, but they’ve also paired it with bars from Vince Staples and introduced us to Boston MC Bia – not bad going.  We’re…

GREYHAT – POWERLINE

Portland producer Greyhat produces a sound like no other on his latest track ‘Powerline’.  There’s a kind of raw lead synth that’s pretty much the only constant, which is joined by shuffling percussion, glimmering electronic glitches and the occasional guitar and harmonica [?] samples.  As you might be able to tell, we’re pretty much stuck…

KING CHIP X DOMO GENESIS – CHERISH THE DAY

King Chip produced the beat for ‘Cherish The Day’ himself, which is a smoother-than-smooth re-working of a Sade track of the same name. Chip recruits Domo Genesis (of Odd Future/Mellowhigh fame) for a slightly more in-your-face final verse to provide a counterweight to his relaxed, hazy flow. The track will feature on Chip Tha Ripper’s…