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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Support: Bop Alloy's Another Day In The Life Of (Kickstarter)

Support: Bop Alloy’s Another Day In The Life Of (Kickstarter)

Bop Alloy, the producer/emcee duo consisting of Marcus D and Substantial are getting ready to release their second full-length LP after the success of their first self-titled album. Since they released Bop Alloy, both Marcus D and Substantial have been putting together their vision for a follow-up, and after four years Read more » ...
Support: Durazzo Was Robbed Of All Equipment And Records

Support: Durazzo Was Robbed Of All Equipment And Records

One of the most dedicated beatheads in the US, B. Durazzo, recently had his van stolen which was also home to all of his equipment and record collection. For the past few years, Durazzo has been driving around the country in his van, bringing his unique style of dual MPC Read more » ...
News: Jurassic 5 announce new studio album

News: Jurassic 5 announce new studio album

AllHipHop reports that L.A. hip hop collective Jurassic 5 is set to release a brand new album on July 5th, 2014, or in their own words: on J5 Day. It will be their highly anticipated reunion album after a seven-year hiatus, following up on 2006's Feedback. The reasons for the break-up in 2007 are still unclear, Read more » ...
Stream: BudaMunk - Boom Bap Theory (Teaser Mix)

Stream: BudaMunk – Boom Bap Theory (Teaser Mix)

Japanese beatsmith and Jazzy Sport alumnus BudaMunk is about to drop a new full-length beat tape, titled Boom Bap Theory. The instrumental album will be released on December 25th through King Tone Records. We're excited to see two guest appearances on the tracklist by emcee/producer Joe Styles, following up on their From LA To Tokyo collaboration. The Read more » ...
Stream: CYNE - Tears For Uriah (+ 'All My Angles Are Right' Tracklist)

Stream: CYNE – Tears For Uriah (+ ‘All My Angles Are Right’ Tracklist)

CYNE has just announced a new full-length album, poetically titled All My Angles Are Right, coming out on March 18th 2014 through Hometapes. It's been over two years since we last heard from CYNE with the futuristic instrumental EP Wasteland Vol. 1: Killmore, and five years since their last studio album, Water For Mars. "Tears Read more » ...
Art: Joe Buck's Hollis Park

Art: Joe Buck’s Hollis Park

Illustrator, graphic designer and painter Joseph "Joe Buck" Buckingham presents Hollis Park, a new website and digital store to showcase his (hip hop influenced) art. The title is a nod to Hollis in Queens (NYC); a neighbourhood he calls home, and a childhood home for hip hop pioneers like Russell ­Simmons, LL Cool J Read more » ...
News: D.I.T.C. remix album set for a release in Spring 2014

News: D.I.T.C. remix album set for a release in Spring 2014

Legendary New York hip hop collective D.I.T.C. is working on a full-length remix album, to be released in Spring 2014. The 2LP-release will include contributions by all original DJs/producers of the Diggin' In The Crates Crew; Showbiz, Buckwild, Lord Finesse and Diamond D, as well as remixes by affiliated producers like DJ Premier, Marco Read more » ...
Art: C.R.E.A.M. Cake Rules Everything Around Me (WU HA: Wu-Tang Art)

Art: C.R.E.A.M. Cake Rules Everything Around Me (WU HA: Wu-Tang Art)

WU HA is a year-long art initiative celebrating the 20th anniversary of the timeless classic Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) and Wu-Tang Clan's iconic Wu-symbol. The featured works show the self-made mythology and lifestyle of hip hop's Shaolin masters.  'C.R.E.A.M' Cake Rules Everything Around Me is also part of the exhibition, which is a Read more » ...
Stream: Madlib joins Benji B in the studio for a mix & in-depth interview

Stream: Madlib joins Benji B in the studio for a mix & in-depth interview

BBC Radio 1’s Benji B recently sat down with Madlib to discuss a bunch of exciting things. They talk about what's up with the mysterious Quasimoto, the latest Madvillain happenings with DOOM, valuable memories of J Dilla, the Beat Konducta's perspective on digging, his creative process, and quite some more before Madlib hits the decks Read more » ...
News: 'Like An Automatic Weapon' project by French imprint Mentalow Music

News: ‘Like An Automatic Weapon’ project by French imprint Mentalow Music

Like An Automatic Weapon is a new project by French imprint Mentalow Music. The 3-minute title track is a hard-hitting cut featuring Gaël Faye, Lemdi, Mauikai (of Backpack Jax), Tchad Unpoe, Gas, and Mentalow's partners in rhyme Vin'S da Cuero & Pumpkin. Here at Mentalow Music we enjoy meeting people, sharing, creating Read more » ...
News: Dust & Grooves Road Trip | Digging For America's Finest Vinyl Collectors

News: Dust & Grooves Road Trip | Digging For America’s Finest Vinyl Collectors

The good folks of Dust & Grooves planned one hell of a road trip. Since today they are traveling through the United States for a full month to document vinyl collectors and to gather material for their upcoming book project. It's a 30-interview Americana journey, visiting major music hubs like L.A., New Orleans, New Read more » ...
Support: Syl Johnson - Any Way The Wind Blows (Kickstarter)

Support: Syl Johnson – Any Way The Wind Blows (Kickstarter)

Syl Johnson, an unsung hero of soul music should have been a household name along with the likes of James Brown, Al Green, Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett etc. He definitely had a long and successful career, but for some reason Syl never quite reached the heights of popularity that his Read more » ...
News: Deltron 3030 announces release dates for new album & EP

News: Deltron 3030 announces release dates for new album & EP

Intergalactic hip hop supergroup Deltron 3030 is going back to the future in only a few months from now. According to Consequence Of Sound, the sequel album Event II is due out on September 17th. The highly anticipated album will be preceded by a new EP titled The City Rising From The Ashes on July 30th, Read more » ...
News: Seventh edition of The Beatmakers Union coming up

News: Seventh edition of The Beatmakers Union coming up

The Beatmakers Union is a collective of like-minded -you guessed it- beatmakers from the Netherlands. They bring together vinyl collectors and beatmakers to jam in an informal setting on recurring events. Digging, flipping, creating and having fun. We're looking forward to the seventh edition of TBMU this Saturday big time, which takes place at HipHopHuis (Rotterdam, the Read more » ...
News: Madlib to revive Quasimoto alter ego for new album

News: Madlib to revive Quasimoto alter ego for new album

It seems like producer Madlib is gearing up to release a new album by his enigmatic helium-voiced rap alias Quasimoto. He subtly announced it on Twitter and Facebook by posting "Now playing -- Quasimoto 'Yessir Whatever' LP test press." FACT Magazine refers to several radio websites listing June 18th as release date for the Read more » ...
News: A Tribe Called Quest to perform at Wireless Festival; first UK show in 20 years [Updated]

News: A Tribe Called Quest to perform at Wireless Festival; first UK show in 20 years [Updated]

Stop whatever you're doing for some unexpected good news: A Tribe Called Quest will perform at Wireless Festival in London, their first UK show in 20 years. According to BBC Radio 1's Newsbeat it's a reunion of Q-Tip, Phife Dawg, Jarobi and Ali Shaheed Muhammad all together on stage. We can only hope for more European Read more » ...
News: Support 'Hip Hop On Wax', a documentary about the earliest rap records

News: Support ‘Hip Hop On Wax’, a documentary about the earliest rap records

Last year filmmaker Jesper Jensen released the acclaimed documentary Beat Diggin', featuring D.I.T.C., Godfather Don and Da Beatminerz finding samples in record stores and making tracks in the studio. His new endeavour is Hip Hop On Wax, a documentary about the earliest rap records and hip hop classics. It's a crowdfunding project, so he needs your help Read more » ...
News: Delicious Vinyl opens up shop in Los Angeles

News: Delicious Vinyl opens up shop in Los Angeles

Directly underneath their offices on Sunset Boulevard, indie West Coast label Delicious Vinyl have opened up shop. Stocking all the labels latest and most limited releases, as well crates full of knowingly curated records, this new spot is excellent for diggers. And for any DJs or collectors, it really doesn't Read more » ...
News: Onra to release a collaborative jazz album with Buddy Sativa

News: Onra to release a collaborative jazz album with Buddy Sativa

French producer Onra is preparing the release of a "spiritual, deep jazz" LP together with fellow Parisian Buddy Sativa. Together they're now known as Yatha Bhuta Jazz Combo. The upcoming same-titled debut album, to be released on April 9th via All City Records, consists of 12 liberating jazz tracks.  Check the Read more » ...
News: Cannibal Ox Sophomore Album Kickstarter Campaign

News: Cannibal Ox Sophomore Album Kickstarter Campaign

When speaking of boundary-pushing and groundbreaking albums in hip hop, 2001's The Cold Vein by Cannibal Ox is sure to be mentioned. Emcees Vast Aire and Vordul Mega were on another level both lyrically and stylistically, each darkly representing gritty New York City life over dank and grimy production from El-P. Since Read more » ...
News: Dooinit Festival in France with 9th Wonder, The Procussions & Edo.G (+ Trailer)

News: Dooinit Festival in France with 9th Wonder, The Procussions & Edo.G (+ Trailer)

French fans of jazz and soul oriented hip hop should mark April 2nd-7th in their agenda for a new edition of Dooinit Festival. The festival takes place in Rennes (France) with performances by 9th Wonder, Shad, Edo.G, Skyzoo, The Procussions, Rich Medina, fLako, The Doppelgangaz, J-Zen, BeatPete and more. Dooinit Festival is hosted by French Read more » ...
News: 8th edition of 'In Ya Mellow Tone' to be released on February 6th

News: 8th edition of ‘In Ya Mellow Tone’ to be released on February 6th

Next Wednesday Japanese label Goon Trax is going to release the eighth edition of In Ya Mellow Tone. As always it's a cutting edge selection of jazz-influenced hip hop, Japanese artists, soulful choruses and melodic tracks. This installment includes material by the likes of Robert de Boron, ArtOfficial, Debilorithmicos, Hidetake Takayama, CL and SoulChef. The music Read more » ...
Giveaway: 2x2 tickets for J Rocc & Rich Medina @ BIRD (Rotterdam)

Giveaway: 2×2 tickets for J Rocc & Rich Medina @ BIRD (Rotterdam)

This Saturday it's time for a new edition of "All Eyes On" at BIRD, a really nice venue in Rotterdam (the Netherlands). This time Beat Junkie and wax mastermind J Rocc and b-boy-turned-DJ Rich Medina are going to spin nothing but good tunes. Expect hip hop, soul, funk, afro, and some Read more » ...
News: Lesson Six joins forces with The Find Magazine

News: Lesson Six joins forces with The Find Magazine

Nearly three years ago Lesson Six opened its doors as a collective of music lovers striving for something more from hip hop. The site is a goldmine full of interesting 'finds'. But, a new year brings change. Starting from today, Lesson Six and The Find are now one. Read more »