Warp Records released more info about ‘Cosmogramma’, the new release of Steven Ellison – better known as Flying Lotus. The album will drop on May 4th 2010.
An old video, but good nonetheless. Producer Sabzi (Blue Scholars/Common Market) invited Darek Mazzone over in his studio for an insightful look in the process of making beats. A very interesting watch for fans, producers and music lovers in general.
Madlib recently released a new album in his Yesterdays New Quintet series. ‘Miles Away’ is no for sale on Stones Throw’s website. The label leaked the song ‘Tones For Larry’, available as a download for your pleasure.
Producer Kuroisoul (USA/Japan) decided to offer 58 of his tracks as a free download. All tracks are available on Last FM.
Dizz1 in action. He performs this demo live at Studios 301 in Sydney, Australia. For the experienced readers: he uses Ableton Live 8, Serato Scratch Live, a Rane TTM57 and an Akai MPD32.
Because the release of their album is coming up, this week we selected a brand new track by Georgia Anne Muldrow and Dudley Perkins. On February 16th (digital release) and February 23rd (physical release), their collaborative album ‘SomeOthaShip’ hits the shelves.
After his album ‘Eternal Development’, Japanese DJ/Producer Grooveman Spot will release a new effort on April 7th this year. The album is called ‘Change Situations’ and will be released by the Jazzy Sport record label.
Last week The Q4 (The QuadraphoniQuartet) released the critically acclaimed debut ‘Sound Surroundings’. Members Arts The Beatdoctor, Sense and STW sampled hundreds of dusty records to create their album, with a unique sample-based sound as result. The three producers took time to talk with us about their new release, sampling, music, the digital era and much more.
We posted the first promotional video of ArtOfficial before; here’s the second one. This time the Jazz/Funk-orientated Hip Hop band from L.A. performs a new song based on a reworked backdrop of Jimi Hendrix’ classic song ‘Voodoo Child’. Their upcoming free release ‘The Payback’ drops on March 26th.
Remember the well received mix by The Shelltoes we posted last year? Recently vocalist Kyla Sexton and producer/DJ/jazz muso Glen Coates (aka The Shelltoes) released their first official EP, called ‘I Was Told There Would Be Refreshments’. It’s available as a free download for a limited time, so better be quick!