Author: Craig Monts

Zara McFarlane – All Africa

As the summer sun prepares to beat down in all its Vitamin C glory, breathe easy in the knowledge that you can always rely on the good folks at Brownswood Recordings to provide the perfectly-timed excellent music. „All Africa“ sees Zara McFarlane‚s crystal clear vocals washing over a re-worked version of Max Roach’s avant-garde protest…

DBegun – Nasimoto

Huge props to DBegun for fusing two of my faves. Only good things can happen when one combines music of such a high calibre . God level hip hop from the years of olde. Back when mixtapes were actual cassettes and albums got the attention, rotation and critical acclaim they deserved. If you’re unfamiliar with…

Tokoyo – Singles

  Winter heat from German beatmaker Tokoyo. His project Singles is a moody, lo-fi, loop-ladden project that starts off strong with the instantly-recognizable vocal from the Queen’s Bridge general and continues in a similarly strong vein. Tokoyo manuvers the listener through 7-tracks of chill terrain changing tempos & moods without ever switching the vibe. A…

devonwho – Lyon EP

More power to devonwho! Everything this producer touches turns to electro-funk gold. The long-awaited Lyon EP dropped a few months ago and I foolishly neglected to post it up here…uff. Better late than never and all that. Click the small triangle and be prepared to take on Klipmode number one’s latest audio manifestation!    Lyon – EP…

Raiza Biza – Day & Night EP

6-track name your price release from New Zealand’s Raiza Biza. Hot on the heels of April’s ‚The Imperfectionist‘ release, the ‚Day & Night EP is super-chill, well-produced and perfectly soulful. The project features a number of vocal appearances which compliment the feels that this quality EP seeps. Stream & enjoy the goodness! <a href="http://raizabiza.bandcamp zithromax…

FloFilz – Cenário

Cenário is the perfect soundtrack to the gradual change in season. Aachen’s FloFilz‚ ability to work the jazz keys with recognisable rap quaoteables and razor sharp cuts is a gift that keeps on giving during the project’s 16 tracks. Hardcopy of this gem is limited to 2,000 copies so don’t be caught slipping. Cenário (LP…