A$AP MOB – WRONG

We haven’t heard a great deal from A$AP Mob since the superb ‘Cozy Tapes Vol. 1’ earlier this year.  With a follow-up rumoured to be in the works, A$APs Rocky and Ferg team up on Harry Fraud-produced cut ‘Wrong’, on which they beg forgiveness for the sins they’ve committed in the name of excess.  Stream below…

KAYTRANADA – INSTRUMENTAL HIP HOP IS DEAD

Kaytranada rounds off his 2013 with a beat tape entitled ‘Instrumental Hip Hop is Dead’ for Hypetrak.  The tape has no tracklist, and shuffles effortlessly between R & B, classic Hip Hop and a futuristic blend of the two.  With a slot on Disclosure’s Settle remix album and a debut LP in the works, Montreal’s…

REJJIE SNOW – BLACK PANCAKES

‘Black Pancakes’ is the first release from Dublin’s Rejjie Snow since his sublime debut EP ‘Rejovich’.  Rejjie’s low-pitched, relaxed flow delivers some ominous, nonsensical lines in a kind of stream-of-consciousness style.  On the production side, Phedee couples a music box melody with some classic boom-bap percussion, complete with crackling vinyl sounds to give a slighty…