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Danny Dwyer – Bench

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New York-based producer Danny Dwyer makes crunchy beats that are often complimented by rappers, but his latest song is a heaping spoonful of pure instrumental goodness. “Bench” features a crisp beat, steamy horns, and variety of synths that balance out the organic sounds with an electronic edge. This is the first time I’ve heard Danny’s work, but I’m really feeling …

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Killer Bee – luvsick (intro)

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It seems like quality beat tapes are few and far between these days, but NJ/NYC-based producer Killer Bee‘s latest project Otaku hits all the right notes and delivers a superb listen for beat-heads and hip hop fans alike. The crackling, sample-centric tape kicks off with “luvsick (intro)” — a laid back beat that features golden age hip hop percussion, jazzy …

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Goldwater – Booling

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Canadian producer Goldwater‘s newly released “booling” is a warm and funky instrumental with a serious baseline. The song combines an array of future-esque sounds like rubbery bass and off-kilter synths to convey a mood that’s unconventionally sultry, and undeniably fresh. Check out the rest of Goldwater’s work on Soundcloud and stream “booling” below.

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HXNS – Closer (ft. Chase Thomas)

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Bay area producer HXNS just dropped off a new beat and it couldn’t have come at a better time. The work week is almost over and with every passing minute we’re getting “Closer” to the weekend. “Closer” combines all sorts of organic sounds to great effect — the most notable being Chase Thomas‘ sultry acoustic guitar work — and the …

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Toonorth – Whiskey and Coke

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When it comes to dusty, laid back beats, Toonorth is easily one of my favorites. His excellent Anemoia EP came out last year via BLVNT RECORDS and he’s been rather quiet since… until now. “Whiskey and Coke” is everything I love about this guy’s sound. It’s fuzzy and hypnotic, with plenty of fine details that make for a rewarding listen …

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Sear Cabe – I’m on it

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One half of production duo Workers, Sear Cabe is a French artist who blends an array of electronic music to create truly unique instrumentals. “I’m on it” is his latest track, and it features quickly pulsing synths, thumping drums, stylistic acoustic guitar strums, and a Young Thug sample for good measure. It moves along at breakneck speed, but overall it’s …

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Juan RIOS – Cosmos.

In Beats, Chill, Instrumental, Instrumental Hip Hop by Jeff1 Comment

Producer Juan RIOS has a knack for digging up obscure samples and crafting gorgeous instrumentals around them. I imagine he’s the type of guy who frequents his local record store and listens to an ungodly amount of music, perpetually searching for the perfect sample. It’s safe to say that whatever he’s doing, it’s working. His new song “Cosmos.” revolves around …

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Kami J – End

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Sometimes the most straightforward songs leave the longest lasting impressions. “End” is the only track listed on producer Kami J‘s SoundCloud page, but the no-nonsense beat and shimmering synths make it a good one. There’s no excess here, just quality sounds and a pleasant arrangement that screams “simple & sweet”. Listen below.

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hikemah – what she got

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I stumbled upon hikemah a couple weeks ago, and since then several of the up and coming producer’s beats have found their way onto my personal playlists. “what she got” is his newest track, and probably my favorite so far. Swanky guitar, delicate chimes, and a seductive vocal sample are weaved into a beat that’ll have your head nodding in …