Friday, December 3, 2021

Audio: SAMSON – ‘Disguise’

Newcomer Samson follows May's In My Mind, reuniting with producer SAKIMA for Disguise. Whilst playing it quite safe (there's nothing overarching that's going to make you pull the 'woah card'), there's still something interesting in what SAMSON's delivering on this one. Future R&B is a...

New music: XO – ‘Flames of a Phoenix’

Young Staffordshire-based producer XO has followed up last year's wonderful Through The Night EP with the equally-irresistible Flames Of A Phoenix. Once again showcasing XO's strength in fusing hypnotic future-R&B/electronic beats with a vision not too far-removed from the likes of Maribou State and...

Audio: XO – ‘U & I’ (feat. Shay Lia)

Young British producer XO follows up last month's sublime Flames Of A Phoenix with the exquisite U & I (and it really is good, like, fucking good!). Featuring young Canadian Shay Lia, the sultry future-R&B cut is as head-nodding as it is enchanting, and...

Listen: MJ Cole – ‘Undo’ (ft Alyss)

Late last summer, MJ Cole threw down the gauntlet with his sinister The Rumble, a grimey affair that saw the producer delve into the underground netherworld alongside rising MC AJ Tracey. Today, after a long wait, Cole finally delivers a follow-up by reuiniting with...

Audio: Snakehips – ‘All My Friends’ (ft Tinashe & Chance The Rapper)

Regular readers should be well-acquainted of the Snakehips lads - the past couple of years have seen the duo rise to strong acclaim thanks to their purely-beautiful future-R&B grooves, and above-all, making music that just 'clicks'. Today, Snakehips tease the first slice of all-new...

Hear Two Another’s gorgeous new ‘Another Tape’ mixtape

Having spent the past couple of years fine-tuning their delivery of delicate, future-soul-inspired sonics, electronic duo Two Another have shared their impressive new mixtape, aptly-titled 'Another Tape'. Featuring 9 songs, including their recent single 'Coming Alive' (which still bangs fyi), 'Another Tape' marks a beautifully-accomplished...

Audio: Bearcubs & MOTSA – ‘London Drizzle’

Annie Mac's respected weekly 'Free Music Mondays' series gains another honourable entrant today, as London-based producer Bearcubs hooks up with Australian MOTSA of the jazz-inflicted future-garage cut, London Drizzle. Modest, yet venerable, London Drizzle seems more epic than its 'three and a half minutes' may...

Listen: Raj Chrome – ‘The Key’

Having previously worked with the likes of Jojo and A$AP Rocky, Brooklyn-born Raj Chrome has branched into his own work, sharing his deeply-brooding debut cut The Key. Catch it below:

Audio: Hudson Mohawke – ‘Warriors’ (ft Ruckazoid & Deveraux)

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With less than a week to go until the release of his anticipated new album Lantern, Hudson Mohawke has debuted Warriors, his new collaboration with Ruckazoid and Deveraux. Seeming a natural continuation to the record's lead cut Very First Breath, Warriors is an eclectic fusion...

Audio: Gallant – ‘Weight In Gold’ (Ekali Remix)

It seems not a day goes by without a remix of Gallant's indulgent Weight In Gold hitting the web - and with good reason too, seeing as the track is one of the finest cuts we've heard in a long time! Today's edit comes by...