Many people might not have German/Afghan producer Farhot on their radar yet but he’s far from being a rookie. With 5 platinum records on his wall and album productions for Nneka, Selah Sue and Talib Kweli under his belt chances are high that you have heard his music before not knowing it was his production [...]
Windy City beatsmith Slot-A will come together with The DJBooth to bring listeners his third instrumental tape, Power of Intention, on Tuesday, November 26. Inspired by a speech by Jim Carrey and Malcolm Gladwell’s bestseller The Tipping Point, the project packs a total of 11 previously-unreleased beats from the buzzmaking producer, whose recent collaborators include [...]
Rochester, NY’s Contac is gearing up for a new album release in 2014 and just released a new single to get your ready for what’s to come. Check it.
Pillows is the debut instrumental album, from Gummy Soul’s newest artist, Rahlou. While awaiting his first born child, the Brooklyn based DJ and producer, created Pillows after a chance encounter with Gummy Soul founder Wally Clark. Pillows by Rahlou
Lord Echo is guitarist and producer for bands such as The Black Seeds, The Recloose Band & Fabulous/Arabia (you remember their album on Jakarta Records last year?). His music is a roaring romp through his crazy world of sound; a magical, meandering journey through Afro–disco, Soul Reggae, Latin boogie and Ethio–Jazz. On “Curiosities”, Echo is [...]
In honor of celebrating the release of their 2013 Fall collection, PRIVILEGE Clothing Co. just released a new instrumental mix, which features production from J57, as well as !LLMind, M-Phazes & more (mixed by Jony Fraze).
School’s back in session, but while everyone’s hitting the books, California’s very own Malek is hitting the pencils. Known for his out of the box approach to constructing tracks from the ground up (he famously produced an entire track using a Pepsi bottle), the wunderkind producer is no stranger to fresh concepts; having won the [...]
It’s hard to believe that releasing this compilation marks a year since the start of HEY WTF. What we’re presenting you today is a 7-track (plus some bonuses) compilation that’s a snapshot of where they are now. In their early months they released just about any genre of music, but HEY WTF now proudly stands [...]
Jacob Freeman of Nickel City Records in Buffalo, NY presents a personal journey into production and a solid instrumental album with some hidden features. Please submit your version of fill in the blanks to Jake@nickelcityrecs.com and enjoy! Acres Of Diamonds by Jacob Freeman
One of our favorite producers out of the Rochester, NY area has been working with another favorite of ours out of that area, SunDula Amen, on this new project called The Vagabonds. It’s a bit of a darker side to their sound, which has been rather ‘soul-ful’ in the past. Don’t get me wrong, the [...]