Are and Be – Up So High

I have been playing Are and Be Up So High for a while. They sent in a track previous to shooting over the EP Up So High and I wasn’t sure if they had something or if it was just another…

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The Nice Guys – The Green Room

I am signed up to more newsletters then I need to be, but now and then there is some dope stuff that comes from it.  I think I noticed this one from Audible Treats because of the screen shot of…

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NO ONE – How it Iz

No One is the duo of Noni Spitz & Dae One – an emcee/producer partnership known for putting in work on the West Coast with their individual and collaborative projects from an early age.  Their most recent project, The Pre-Substance is…

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Deca One – Floating World

I got an email from Deca One about his beat tape called Floating World.  The first thing that came to mind is, “this kid must have been high when he thought of the title” … and then I played it.…

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B+C Radio: Summer’s End

B+C Radio: Summer’s End

Episode 005: Summer’s End Mr. DJ Sean O. has blessed us with a dope episode for Beats+Crates Radio.  This episode is jammed pack with everyone from the Lootpack to Devonwho.  Summer’s End has a real chill lounge vibe, but retains…

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Maybe She’ll Dream Of Me…

The Foreign Exchange should have won the Grammy for Daykeeper.  Period, full-stop.  Well, Phonte & Nicolay return this fall with an opportunity for voting members to right this wrong, in the form of their third studio album Authenticity.  Based on…

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Noa James – Beautiful Darkness

Real talk… Don’t sleep on the I.E.!  They are coming for you and they’ve unleashed the beast Noa James with Beautiful Darkness.  He’s Coming and the title track Beautiful Darkness bring this dark murky feeling, and then Noa James breaks…

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Bonjay – Stumble

Bonjay had me at the first siren.  A lot of bass & a lot of soul are mixed up with dancehall rhythms and indie electronic sounds to get the sound that will be featured on Broughtupsy, the full-length release from…

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