The Find Magazine is a global collective of music lovers dedicated to promoting the diffusion of hip hop with jazz, funk, soul, and related genres. We are inspired by the culture of ‘crate digging’ and thus constantly scour the dusty corners of record shops and outskirts of the internet to find the best music and artistry for you. We hold the aesthetics of hip hop culture in high regard.
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Stream: Odweeyne (of So Cracked Lab) - Black List V.1 (ft. AG & Sadat X)

Stream: Odweeyne (of So Cracked Lab) – Black List V.1 (ft. AG & Sadat X)

French producer and So Cracked Lab co-founder Odweeyne connects with D.I.T.C.'s Andre the Giant, better known as AG, and Sadat X from the Brand Nubian fame for the first volume of his new project Black List. Two tracks full of boom bap infused hip hop reminiscent of the better part Read more » ...
Stream: Beat Bop Scholar - You Sold Out (ft. Craig G)

Stream: Beat Bop Scholar – You Sold Out (ft. Craig G)

For his first vinyl release 19-year-old producer Beat Bop Scholar from Los Angeles has teamed up with Juice Crew veteran Craig G to deliver the underground anthem "You Sold Out". The emcee from Queens, NY was also featured on Beat Bop Scholar's debut album "Authentic" (on the two versions of Read more » ...
Free MP3: T.R.A.C. - Sea Of Tranquility (MPadrums Remix)

Free MP3: T.R.A.C. – Sea Of Tranquility (MPadrums Remix)

Nothing beats the original. Especially in hip hop the impact of most reworked versions doesn't come close to the vibe of the original version; the artist's intention of how the track should sound. I often start listening to a remix, only to return to the original in an instant. However Read more » ...
Stream: Seven Star - Wolves In The Bronx

Stream: Seven Star – Wolves In The Bronx

Your friendly neighborhood emcee Seven Star recently released his new album Wolves In The Bronx, inspired by dream interpretations. His thoughtful lyrics are complemented by underscores of DJ Sharpsound, Manuva, Lawsmo, Mr. Cooper and George Young The Infinite, whilst on the headnodding "La Nada" the Miami-based emcee shares the mic Read more » ...
Video: Rag N Bone Man & Leaf Dog - Nobody

Video: Rag N Bone Man & Leaf Dog – Nobody

For the latest effort on Fliptrix' High Focus Records Brighton based blues and soul singer Rag N Bone Man joined forces with producer/emcee Leaf Dog (The Three Amigos/The Four Owls), resulting in the aptly titled Dog 'N' Bone EP. Featuring guest verses from Leaf Dog and Sonnyjim, the extended play Read more » ...
Stream: Soundsci - Soundsational (Preview)

Stream: Soundsci – Soundsational (Preview)

Hip hop supergroup Soundsci (comprised of Johnny Cuba, Ollie Teeba, Audessey, U-George and Oxygen) has teamed up with Ubiquity Records to drop their sophomore LP called Soundsational in June. Just listen to the preview below to know why we're in for a treat. "Inspired by songs from Mike James Kirkland’s Read more » ...
Free Download: Kista - The Grand Emporium EP

Free Download: Kista – The Grand Emporium EP

Unadulterated boom bap from North Yorkshire (UK) based beatmaker Kista in the form of The Grand Emporium EP. Emcees Tableek (of Maspyke), Stan Illa, Elliot Fresh and Cappo complement this strong outing on Soundweight Records. Get it for free (name your price download), but undoubtedly heads will go for the Read more » ...
Stream: Massinflu - Massinfluential (ft. DJ Rhettmatic)

Stream: Massinflu – Massinfluential (ft. DJ Rhettmatic)

The four man crew Massinflu (comprised of Cognito, H2O, Rubix and Spearhead X) is back with a banger from the forthcoming EP Influence Still Shining. "Influential" features DJ Rhettmatic of The World Famous Beat Junkies on the ones and twos and is produced by Circa 94. The extended play will Read more » ...
Stream: K-Def & DaCapo (The Program) - Genius

Stream: K-Def & DaCapo (The Program) – Genius

Besides the vinyl reissue of The Program's 2008 The Article EP, Slice of Spice Records has got more in store from the duo (consisting of producer K-Def and emcee DaCapo) coming this Spring. The Genius EP will feature four unreleased tracks recorded after The Article sessions. Stream the title track below.
Stream: Edward Scissortongue - Better.Luck.Next.Life (The Remixes)

Stream: Edward Scissortongue – Better.Luck.Next.Life (The Remixes)

One of last year's most remarkable UK releases, Edward Scissortongue's Better.Luck.Next.Life, got the remix treatment. Various producers including Chemo (a.k.a. Telemachus), Pete Cannon and Boomruin have reinterpreted songs of the Contact Play emcee's debut album on High Focus Records. Read more »
Stream: SmooVth - Procession

Stream: SmooVth – Procession

A few days after having released the album Treasures collecting lost and found songs, Hempstead Long Island emcee SmooVth (who forms Tha Connection together with Hus The Kingpin) leaks a single off the new project he has in the works with Digi Crates Records label mate Dr. Rheal.
Mix: Kenny Dope - Weekend Mix March 2013

Mix: Kenny Dope – Weekend Mix March 2013

Kay-Dee Records owner and DJ extraordinaire Kenny Dope is back with the latest installment of his all-vinyl Weekend Mixes. Artists included in this genre-crossing mix vary from Lord Finesse and K-Def to Menahan Street Band and Charles Bradley, therefore listening to this is a great way to finish off the Read more » ...
Video: Adam and Cuth - Hold That Note

Video: Adam and Cuth – Hold That Note

London-based emcee Adam The Rapper and beatmaker Cuth from Brighton present the video for "Hold That Note", the first single of last year's The Letters EP, featuring hilarious footage from the launch party. The extended play is available digitally at your favorite online retailer, or order the CD over at Read more » ...
Mix: Chopped Herring Records presents DJ Woody - Fly Fishing

Mix: Chopped Herring Records presents DJ Woody – Fly Fishing

Two time turntablist World Champion DJ Woody and Chopped Herring Records have teamed up to bring us the Fly Fishing mixtape, a 49-minute exercise in boom bap using the label's impressive catalogue. Featuring tracks by J.V.C. F.O.R.C.E., Phase N Rhythm, Da Dysfunkshunal Familee, Natural Elements, Da Henchmen, Finsta Bundy, Action Read more » ...
Free MP3: Klaus Layer - Ist Wie Ein Kreis

Free MP3: Klaus Layer – Ist Wie Ein Kreis

With the instrumental joint "Ist Wie Ein Kreis" (German for "Is Like A Circle") the good folks at Redefinition Records give us an appetizer for the upcoming album The Adventures Of Captain Crook by German beatmaker Klaus Layer. The track won't be featured on the full-length, which is scheduled to Read more » ...
Video: Soundsci - The Ultimate

Video: Soundsci – The Ultimate

Fresh visuals for the title track of Soundsci's new The Ultimate EP, to be released on their own imprint World Expo Records. The extended play is scheduled to drop on February 25th and will be available on vinyl as well as digitally via your favorite online retailer.  
Stream: Yamin Semali - YAMIN

Stream: Yamin Semali – YAMIN

The strong offering YAMIN marks the solo debut of Clan Destined member Yamin Semali (also known as AmDex). The Atlanta-based emcee/producer handled most of the production himself, with the exception of three tracks produced by Illastrate ("Are You Sure?" and "Life In Your Day") and Ralo ("Sex Ed-it"). The mic Read more » ...
Free MP3s: K-Hill - Power of the Tongue II

Free MP3s: K-Hill – Power of the Tongue II

North Carolina emcee annex beatmaker K-Hill unleashed "Power of the Tongue II", the Analogic produced lead single of his upcoming release on Elementality Productions titled Achilles Hill EP, available February 26th. The full length version is scheduled to drop this Summer. Included in the download package are a remix by Read more » ...
Stream: Frankie Stew & Cuth - Journeys EP

Stream: Frankie Stew & Cuth – Journeys EP

The Journeys EP is a collaborative effort by Brighton-based emcee Frankie Stew & beatmaker Cuth, with guest spots by High Focus Records' Edward Scissortongue and Millionaires By Morning member Booda French. Deep and thoughtful lyrics complimenting a soulful underscore are making this extended play a must listen. Purchase
Video: The Doppelgangaz - Hark Back

Video: The Doppelgangaz – Hark Back

After leaking the first single "Hark Back" of the forthcoming album called HARK on their SoundCloud page earlier this week, the New York duo The Doppelgangaz now presents the accompanying video. HARK will be available on March 12th. 
Stream: Propo'88 & Kick Back - Cosmic Trippin'

Stream: Propo’88 & Kick Back – Cosmic Trippin’

A couple of months ago Blunted Astronaut Records released Cosmic Trippin' by Dutch beatmakers Propo'88 & Kickback (of Da Shogunz crew) on 12" vinyl. If you missed out on that boom bap gem, here is your chance to grab the digital version via Blunted Astronaut's new Bandcamp page. More releases Read more » ...
Video: Oxygen (of Soundsci) - Gone Diggin'

Video: Oxygen (of Soundsci) – Gone Diggin’

Oxygen's diggers anthem "Gone Diggin'" (produced by Mello Music Group's Gensu Dean) finally gets the visual treatment. Shot on location on the closing day of Big City Records in New York last August, with cameo appearances from dedicated wax heads like DJ Spinna and Ko'Rok Two's Mac McRaw.
Video: Illogic & Blockhead - Capture The Sun (ft. Slug of Atmosphere)

Video: Illogic & Blockhead – Capture The Sun (ft. Slug of Atmosphere)

After warming up with the Preparing For Capture EPs (available on Bandcamp) last year, emcee Illogic & producer Blockhead are preparing for the release of their collaborative full-length debut Capture The Sun via Man Bites Dog Records on April 16th. Here's a video for the album's title track featuring Slug Read more » ...
Stream: Uptown XO - Colour de Grey

Stream: Uptown XO – Colour de Grey

The album Colour de Grey by Diamond District member Uptown XO is out now. For his solo debut on Mello Music Group the DMV representative enlisted the help of frequent collaborator AB The Pro, who handled all production with the exception of "If I Should Dïe" which comes courtesy of Read more » ...