FALSIDE – TRUE DREAMS: EPISODE ONE

Falside brings us what he’s calling “the next wave of sophisticated entertainment” with new track ‘True Dreams: Episode 1’.  It’s a thirty minute mixtape which traverses Soul, Hip Hop, R&B and Trip with ease; moving from Darondo to Action Bronson and everything in between.  “After compiling a personal playlist I had the idea to make a full…

FALSIDE – DON’T TOUCH ME

Whether he’s on his own, alongside Juan Deuce on ‘Galapaghost‘ or remixing Future’s massive ‘Move That Dope’, Falside never fails to deliver the goods.  ‘Don’t Touch Me’, the latest EP from the Rhode Island beatsmith, is no exception.  It’s an eclectic, six-track collection of spacey Trap beats that weave together a myriad of influences; from…

PETE ROCK – HEAVEN & EARTH

What can be said about Pete Rock that hasn’t already been said? The highly regarded New York producer, is responsible for numerous classics with the likes of CL Smooth and Nas, has now blessed us with new single ‘Heaven & Earth’.  Taken from his upcoming album ‘Petestrumentals 2’ [June 23], his latest release brings a melodic,…

NYCK CAUTION – WORLD IN YOUR POCKET [FT. JOEY BADA$$]

Straight from the Beast Coast comes a new loosie from Nyck Caution and Joey Bada$$.  The Pro Era MCs team up on ‘World In Your Pocket’, a life-affirming track over a Chuck Strangers beat that’s so classically smooth it’s almost cheesy.  Caution proceeds by looking forward to where his ambition will take him, while Badmon decides to…

RATKING – 700-FILL

  Teaming up with BitTorrent, NYC trio Ratking release a free album entitled ‘700-Fill’.  Although the artwork was teased a little while back, the album comes unannounced and with a premium bundle which includes the ‘700-Fill’ instrumentals, a short film by Ari Marcopoulos and merchandise discount codes.  Musically, the album sees Hak, Wiki and Sporting Life edge even…

JOYWAVE – BAD DREAMS [FT. MICK JENKINS & LITTLE SIMZ]

New York production outfit Joywave will release their ‘How Do You Feel Now?’ album [a follow-up to last year’s ‘How Do YouFeel?’] this April 21.  For now, the five piece release the slow-burning ‘Bad Dreams’, featuring Chicago legend-in-the-making Mick Jenkins and UK up-and-comer Little Simz.  Speak to The Fader, Joywave’s Daniel Armbruster and Sean Donnelly said “Our…

YOUR OLD DROOG – KINISON EP

Coney Island’s Your Old Droog releases the new ‘Kinison’ EP, a ten track tribute to the rock genre which pays homage to the likes of Rage Against The Machine,  Sonic Youth and Meredith Brooks.  Formerly an enigma thought to be Nas incognitio, Droog will support Royce Da 5’9″ and DJ Premier on their upcoming ‘PRhyme‘…