Honeycomb – Reality EP | Plus FREE Live Set
Beatbox / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental) / Trap

Honeycomb – Reality EP | Plus FREE Live Set

by Kyle Taylor | Honeycomb is bringing a whole new world of musical prowess and theoretical understanding to electronic music. His new Reality EP melds futuristic production techniques flawlessly with classical compositions, utilizing minimal progressions and meticulous harmonies. Opening with a tactical trap beat rolling beneath an atmospheric wave of audio, the EP slowly steps further and further … Continue reading

Emancipator – Dusk to Dawn Remixes
Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental)

Emancipator – Dusk to Dawn Remixes

by Kyle Taylor | It’s been over two years since the release of Emancipator‘s album, Dusk to Dawn. Most remix albums follow their original release’s premier date much more closely, but a single listen of the Dusk to Dawn Remixes record conveys the insurmountable efforts of time poured into each remix with blatant clarity. The two plus years that … Continue reading

Album Review: Stèv – Beyond Stolen Notes
Album Review / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental)

Album Review: Stèv – Beyond Stolen Notes

by Kyle Taylor | For those looking for something a bit more laid-back and ethereal, Oregon label Loci Records is keeping it lush and mellow with their latest release. Owned by Doug Appling (Emancipator), the label has been home to strategically complex beats, implementing a consistent fusion of sounds natural and electronic. Like that of Emancipator’s own releases, … Continue reading

Stèv – “Hills Are Floating” & New Album Announcement | FREE DL
Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic

Stèv – “Hills Are Floating” & New Album Announcement | FREE DL

Photo by Luca Norio by Kyle Taylor | We have come to know that we can always trust Portland label Loci Records to deliver the most resilient of soulful melodies. The label, founded in 2012 by Doug Appling- more commonly known as Emancipator– has been home to the West Coast producer’s latest album, Dusk to Dawn, as well as albums from Tor (Drum Therapy) and D.V.S* (Comfort … Continue reading

Gravitas Recordings – Virtus In Sonus III | Name Your Price
Bass / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Future Bass / Glitch-Hop/Electro Soul / Jazz/Funk / Trap

Gravitas Recordings – Virtus In Sonus III | Name Your Price

by Kyle Taylor | Austin, Texas label Gravitas Recordings returns this week with their latest compilation, Virtus In Sonus III, the third installment in the series. Clocking in with a total of 20 tracks, the compilation demonstrates the fierce versatility, as well as the production prowess, of the label and its members. From soul-searching ambient tones, to hard-hitting … Continue reading