Category Archives: instrumental hip hop

SONG OF THE DAY Eets – One for tha Growers

In January this year I featured a great track from Canadian the artist Eets, which came from his latest album, Solus (listen to Hammer Dub on my page here).  Today I’ve stumbled upon another great track from the Alaskan resident which … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY BocaWoody – Art Breaker feat. BluRum13

Thanks to a recommendation I’ve been reading online from the great Burnt Toast Radio Show, I have discovered the delights of Bristol’s BocaWoody today. Consisting of beats-merchant, Scott Hendy (aka Boca 45) and UK turntablist Lee Woodvine, (aka DJ Woody), … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Freddie Joachim – Thrill Of Kills

Having featured the big sounds of California’s Freddie Joachim twice already (check out previous tracks, Good Man and Lately), I was delighted to find that he had yesterday shared another new song on Soundcloud. Releasing via his own label Mellow Orange, Thrill … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Loopa Scava – Back On The Path

Escape Through The Dusty Clouds…What an enticing title for an album don’t you think? This is the latest offering from Greek musician, composer and producer, Ilias Mimilidis, aka Loopa Scava, and is the first album he’s released in 8 years! Described … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Moses Boyd – Rye Lane Shuffle

I’ve never been one for too much jazz, which is why I had to listen to this track a couple of times before deciding that, yes, although the jazzy tangents are there (a plus for some, of course), I can … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Blitz The Ambassador – Running

This week sees the release of the Brooklyn-based, Ghanian-American’s forth studio album, ‘Diasporadical’ which, with less than three days to wait, is something I am really looking forward to. Coming out via Jakarta Records there are three tracks available to preview … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Freddie Joachim – Lately

Earlier this year I stumbled upon the brilliantly big beats of producer, DJ and recording artist, Freddie Joachim (Jo-ah-kim). A lifelong fan on hip hop, jazz and soul music, Freddie began djing in the mid 90’s and over the years … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Lushlife – The League of Frightened Men

My first thought when I heard this track playing the other day was, this sounds like a DJ Shadow track!  Big, bustin’ breaks and beats combine with smooth syncopated rhythms amidst a layering of samples, this is a big sound, … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY DJ Shadow – Dark Days

After featuring the fantastic sounds of beat producer Egadz yesterday I went and dug out some DJ Shadow, finding this little gem amongst what I have. ‘Dark Days‘ was a documentary released in 2000 for which Dj Shadow composed original music for … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Egadz – Dark Colours

The first thing that enticed me into this marvellous piece of music were the big beats and fierce rhythm; I’m a sucker for anything drum orientated and today’s track more than ticks this box! What impressed me further was the discovery … Continue reading

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