Song: Bico Artist: SANTS The 22 year old Brazillian producer SANTS is set to release his first EP, titled “Chavoso” on Trapdoor Records in the near future. “Bico”, our first taste of the EP, takes on a menacing vibe— mixing soda can snaps, buzz saw synths, and air tight drum reps to create a deliciously sinister end piece.
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Song: Loco Artist: Conrank Anticipation continues to build for Conrank’s NOT WITHOUT EP… I’m impressed with how he’s pulling off such unique and exciting sounds here. Frantic spanish guitar riffs are interrupted by churning bass and fluttering synth beeps; elements that really have no business being together, but Conrank pulls it off and makes it work to great effect. Check …
Song: To Earth and Back Artist: Sam Gellaitry Check out the brand new Short Stories EP from Soulection‘s hottest artist, Sam Gellaitry. Sam continuously keeps you on your toes, always conjuring up creative new sounds. He does it again on this EP with soaring synths, boisterous bass, and traces of trap, all wrapped up in a cohesive and digestible package. …
Song: Bath House Artist: Tobias Chillingly beautiful piano rises above a thick layer of static and reverb drenched everything, then makes way for the perfect Lil’ Keke sample. This song is amazingly well done. My new personal favorite.
Song: Better Artist: CloZee CloZee’s new song “Better” isn’t just a song, it’s a cinematic soundscape. From the moment of the first chime I knew I was in for something pretty special. The song starts slowly and builds quickly, combining all sorts of lush layers and samples into an epic climax before descending back to melancholic baseline.
Song: Turn It Around Artist: Conrank Conrank from DIEHIGH Records is due to release an EP titled NOT WITHOUT very very soon. With “Turn It Around”, unexpected vocals give way to the heavy buzzing bass I’ve come to expect from Conrank. The results are killer. I can’t wait to hear the full EP after getting this first taste.
Song: Metaclash Riddim Artist: Om Unit The big homie Om Unit (London) just let loose a serious head-nodder in “Metaclash Riddim”. Pulsing bass carries the song and reggae speech samples round out the vibe.