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Interview: Lex (de Kalhex) + ‘Satori’ Vinyl Giveaway

Producer Lex (de Kalhex) is born and bred in France, but Japan seems to be where his heart is. Working with Uyama Hiroto and Segawa Tatsuya—both close friends and collaborators of the late great Nujabes—on his new album Satori, Lex crafts progressive…
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Onra – Chinoiseries 3 (The Final Part)

French producer Onra just dropped the third and last part of his Chinoiseries, inspired by his trips to Asia. Just like its predecessors, the sample-based project consists of 32 short hip hop instrumentals, full of odd-drum patterns and echoes of dusty…
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Will Sessions & Elzhi – Knowledge of 12th

“Knowledge of 12th” is the first collaboration between Detroit live band Will Sessions and emcee Elzhi since Elmatic, their tribute and remake of hip hop opus Illmatic. The anthemic, funky track is part of Will Sessions’ upcoming album Deluxe, which includes features by Allan Barnes (Blackbyrds) and Amp…
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Yotaro – Turning Point LP

After releasing his MPC2000XL beats via Bandcamp for half a decade, the appropriately titled Turning Point marks the official full-length debut on wax for Japanese producer Yotaro. Out now on Parisian label Cascade Records, Yotaro delivers 12 instrumentals full of heavy bass…
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J Dilla – Motor City J-Rocc Blend #1

Out with the old and in with the new shit. As announced yesterday, 19 newly unearthed Dilla beats will see daylight on April 21st, curated by Dilla’s mother Maureen Yancey (better known as Ma Dukes). Motor City comes in a mailing envelope,…