bean boy – “i don’t like the sky” [Funkadelphia Recordings] | Exclusive Premier
Artist Spotlight / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Music

bean boy – “i don’t like the sky” [Funkadelphia Recordings] | Exclusive Premier

by Dan Getz | Lush soundscapes and environments will encapsulate any listener of this deeply percussive piece as it begins to take shape through a wide field of melodic rhythm. As the single, “i don’t like the sky”, begins to break down, its primary theme is exposed and the environment accents that very aspect with incredible delicacy. At the … Continue reading

Sacral Crown – Amsha | Plus FREE “Meditative Jam”, Live Improv
Ambient / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Glitch / Music

Sacral Crown – Amsha | Plus FREE “Meditative Jam”, Live Improv

by Kyle Taylor | The most exhilarating adventures in music remain for me in exploring the nearly undiscovered; the perhaps overlooked; the young and experimenting; the future of sound. Sacral Crown is an emerging artist out of Asheville, North Carolina. His new album, Amsha, has more than caught our attention. With a dark and ambient approach, Sacral Crown … Continue reading

Anchor Hill – Once Upon A Tide
Bass / Downtempo/Minimal / Dubstep/Drumstep / Electronic / Glitch-Hop / Music

Anchor Hill – Once Upon A Tide

by Kyle Taylor | It really shows when an artist truly loves their craft. Producer Richard Hartley, more commonly known as Anchor Hill, definitively falls into this category. The Canadian musician is constantly and ceaselessly working on new material, and putting it out. His latest creation is the new album Once Upon A Tide. Once again exhibiting a … Continue reading

Icarus Kid – Orenda EP & FREE Bonus Mix | FREE DL
Ambient / Bass / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Future Bass / Mixes / Music

Icarus Kid – Orenda EP & FREE Bonus Mix | FREE DL

by Kyle Taylor | You can always count on our local scene to breed new, commendable talent. Well the trick works once again, this time for local producer Icarus Kid. With a deep and minimal, but bass-driven approach, Icarus Kid’s sound is both original and craftily developed. The depths of sound it traverses are unspeakable, and the atmosphere … Continue reading

V.A. – Redemptio(N) [Transcendent Tunes] | Compilation Album
Ambient / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Future Bass

V.A. – Redemptio(N) [Transcendent Tunes] | Compilation Album

by Kyle Taylor | There is a relatively common psychological theory which states that personal fulfillment cannot be achieved until one not only finds one’s own bliss in life, but also passes that methodology of peace on to another, ultimately helping the other to find his or her own bliss. It is a technical point, but … Continue reading

Album Review: Emancipator – Seven Seas [Loci Records]
Album Review / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental)

Album Review: Emancipator – Seven Seas [Loci Records]

by Kyle Taylor | There is simply nothing more welcoming to the ears than a new Emancipator record. Slathered with organic rhythms and dripping with fusion atmospheres, Doug Appling’s (Emancipator) newest creation is once again a freely majestic pilgrimage into the depths of worldly sound. Seven Seas could not be a more appropriate name, as the album could easily fit … Continue reading