Listen: XV - 'Chaka Shao Khan'
Kansas native XV has reworked supreme funk vocalist Chaka Khan’s ‘Angel’ into a soulful hip-hop joint. Chaka’s vocals have been distorted for the chorus to reach an even higher pitch –yes that is possible. XV’s rhymes are purposeful while DJ Tech-Neek’s head nodding production makes this one a must listen.
Thai Matic has showed his versatility throughout the #EndOfTheWeak series with a range of thoughtful slow burners alongside no nonsense, swaggering raps. [read more]
Tri Angle's latest signing, 22 year old UK based producer Vessel, has unveiled a new track in an attempt to fit in with his new roster. Has it worked? Of course. 'Scarletta' is an out-and-out Tri Angle track. It's dark, it's interesting, it's great, it could be on the soundtrack to a really disturbing snuff movie. [read more]
We're currently about 10 minutes into the latest FoF Mix, and we can confirm that it's as earth shattering as promised. Albert Swarm takes us though "some familiar favorites as well as edits and remixes of his own material" - including the likes of Blackbird Blackbird, Grimes and Moondog. [read more]