Listen: Moxie Raia – ‘On My Mind’ (feat. Pusha T)

It’s not that often that we manage to squeeze in a well-known name into the pages of this site. But because American pop singer Moxie Raia has managed to persuade Pusha T to drop the rhymes about baby powder in favour of a guest verse on her latest tune, we’re making an exception. He is…

Listen: Kweku Collins – ‘Ghost’

Last year Evanston-based rapper Kweku Collins stunned us with his beautiful track ‘Memorial,’ a staggering slice of minimalism with tribal percussion and some brilliantly constructed lyrics. So needless to say that we’re always on the lookout for new music by Kweku and, after a few months of radio silence, he’s finally back with new single…

News… Gosh Pith Share New Track ‘K9’

The year: 1989. Jim Belushi is playing a bad tempered cop in San Diego, Michael Dooley. Dooley has been pinned for a gangland execution by a major drug dealer. But never fear, help was at hand in the form of Jerry Lee, an unorthodox drug sniffing dog who’s set his sights on helping Dooley out…

News… Watch The Video For Red Pill’s ’90s Money’

Sometimes I feel like I’m the only person who watches HBO’s amazing send-up of the tech world, Silicon Valley. Based around the trials and tribulations of one tech start up as they battle a major corporation and screw up meetings, valuations, competitions and cope with a number of self-inflicted software and hardware malfunctions. It also…

News… The Derevolutions Share New Single ‘Order and Progress’

About a month ago when prolific Bostonians The Derevolutions re-emerged after a short hiatus, they treated us to the track ‘My Miserlou.’ It was dark, psychedelic and, while it did have pretty much all the hallmarks of the band’s distinctive sound, it wasn’t anywhere near as sunny as we were used to. But it was The…

12 Days Of Christmas… ‘Hallway Whispers’ by Outside Your House

Ho ho ho, Merry Christmas! For 12 days up to and including Christmas Eve we’re sharing some tunes that’ll be helping you to get into the festive spirit and ranges from everything from pop to R&B, rap to punk rock. Enjoy! Durham ‘barely rappers’ Outside Your House are perhaps one of the north east of…

News… Notes Floats Releases Love Letter ‘Flashbacks’ For Free

Austin-based MC and beat maker Notes Floats definitely knows how to skip between genres like they’re so many tiles in a game of hopscotch. On his latest EP Same Boat he’s managed to create a feel-good summer tune in the form of ‘To The Max’ (with Ms. Lisa), and a slightly psychedelic offering in the…

Jay Real and Jetson Team Up On ‘Calamus’

Good hip hop isn’t in short supply right now and there’s something out there to suit any mood. For example, at the minute Drake and Future are veering wildly between contemplative and swaggering on their collaborative album. Speaking of collaborations, this track from New Zealand producer Jetson (one half of Chill Children) and Jay Real…

News… Tkay Maidza Shares New Single ‘Ghost’

After producing a string of infectious tunes that straddle the line between rap and R’n’B, the last we really heard of Australian Tkay Maidza was when she dropped ‘M.O.B’ nine months ago. Well, it’s been a long gestation period but she’s back and she’s brought some friends along for the ride. Really, Maidza doesn’t need…