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marc rapson dark vs light
27.06.14

Marc Rapson is a man of many dimensions. This talented jazz pianist with a passion for raw hip hop beats spent the last decade quietly building a following amongst…

illa j potatohead people astrological nick wisdom never left bastard jazz
19.05.14

Potatohead People (AstroLogical & Nick Wisdom) are working on their debut album coming out on Bastard Jazz in September. They’ve been collaborating with Illa J and decided to…

Jaded Inc Monster J Dilla Mayer Hawthorne 14KT The Big Knock
06.05.14

Today Billboard announces that Mayer Hawthorne and 14KT together form Jaded Inc. The duo hit up the Dilla estate to get permission to use the J Dilla beat…

slum village yes yes jay dee dilla t3 young rj illa j
07.02.14

Today we commemorate the late Jay Dee aka Dilla Dawg. His spirit seems to live on thanks to song like this Slum Village jam “Yes Yes” produced by…

robert glasper black radio recovered the remix ep jazz hip hop soul
08.10.12

Robert Glasper‘s “Black Radio” album is already one of this year’s favourite picks, but what do we actually think about the “Black Radio Recovered: The Remix EP”? We…

25.11.11

Today is officially #blackstarfriday as Talib Kweli and Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) decided to drop their first single “Fix Up” off their upcoming reunion album. Produced by Madlib,…

31.10.11

A Tribute To Dilla: Yesterday the BBC aired an incredible show called “BBC Radio 1Xtra Stories: Gone Too Soon” about the legend known as J Dilla presented by…

01.10.11

We all remember “Timeless: The Composer / Arranger Series” that Mochilla brought us a while ago. A few days ago the remixed EP came out containing interesting remixes from…

21.09.11

Here’s a little something I came across on Soundcloud and thought I should share with you guys. Cazeaux O.S.L.O. dropped this “No Need To Stress” jam and here’s the…

30.04.11

This man has kept hundreds of thousands of hiphop fans waiting and anticipating for years already and has yet to release an official project. It don’t matter though because…