LION BABE – TREAT ME LIKE FIRE

After the success of their debut EP and Childish Gambino-featured ‘Jump Hi‘, NYC duo Lion Babe release some updated visuals for ‘Treat Me Like Fire’.  The sultry sophistication of the video perfectly matches the smooth and understated track.  Stream below via YouTube.

JORDAN BRATTON – MY TOWN [DURKIN REMIX]

After premiering the track on The Fader yesterday, Durkin makes his version of Jordan Bratton’s ‘My Town’ available to stream on SoundCloud. The Boston producer begins by putting a seriously House-y spin on the New York vocalist’s track, before dropping into some funky synths at a slower tempo. Stream Durkin’s remix of the track [taken…

JOEY BADA$$ – NO. 99

Those who were lucky enough to catch Joey Bada$$ on tour these last few months will have heard new track ‘No. 99’, and will remember being taught exactly how to shout ‘B4DMON’ [Joey’s alter-ego] along with the chorus.  Produced by his tour DJ Statik Selektah, No. 99 sees Bada$$ discuss police violence and war on…

FALSIDE – DUVET

  It hasn’t even been a month since Falside released his last EP, ‘End Of An Error‘, but he’s already back with a brand new sound in the form of ‘Duvet’.  The ten track EP is quite the departure from the 80s synth sounds of the his previous effort, opting for a far more ‘real’…

COLE KING – UNORTHODOX

New York’s Cole King [formerly Dao Jones] releases the first single from his upcoming ‘King Season’ EP.  ‘Unorthodox’ refers to a girl who fits that description, but the title could equally refer to the track’s style; King’s harmonious hook and auto-tuned verses over a strangely alluring beat make for quite an original combination.  Stream below via…

FALSIDE – NIGHT SCHOOL

Falside diverges from his recent ‘End Of An Error‘ EP completely on new track ‘Night School’.  The crackling, piano-led beat is far more relaxed and refined than Falside’s more recent work, and the track ends with an exellent nod to Three 6 Mafia’s ‘Sippin’ On Some Sizzurp‘.  Stream below via SoundCloud.

BLACK EL – DO NOT DISTURB [FT. MICHAEL CHRISTMAS]

‘Do Not Disturb’ is the latest in a long line of collaborations between rapper Black El and producer Durkin, and features Michael Christmas.  The track follows ‘Olde English 800‘, ‘White 95 Maxima‘, ‘Garcia Vega‘ and ‘Golden Child‘, making it the fifth time the Boston artists have hooked up – surely there’s an LP in the works here!?…