Launchpad: Jack Bruno

Jack Bruno is back with his own brand of alternative hip-hop. With a slick rhythmic flow and a sumptuous blend of electronic beat making and analog instrumental textures, Bruno is emerging as a unique voice within the genre. His new single ‘My Way’ incorporates Bruno’s raw hip-hop roots, embracing the brashness of rap’s past. Bruno…

FIVE: Moh Flow

The second instalment of our new playlist feature ‘FIVE’ comes courtesy of Moh Flow, a Syrian rapper who has just come off a collaboration with Pusha T. ‘Options’, the resulting track, became a part of Spotify’s ‘I’m with The Banned’ campaign: supporting refugees in the wake of Trump’s travel ban. Having just released his new…

Djiil – Sick N’ Tired

And old school hip-hop beat lays the foundation on Parisian producer Djiil’s new single Sick N’ Tired. The beat is accompanied by a guitar that phases in and out of soulful licks, peppered around Mickey Shiloh’s sumptuous vocal. Follow Djiil: Facebook

Austin Bey – Stray

“I started the song on the anniversary of the murder of a rapper from my city named Lor Scoota and it made me think of how many other people with so much potential had the same fate. That’s where the “don’t go where I’m from..” line in the intro comes from.” “My emotions are so…

Brockhampton – Face

Watch the Kevin Abstract-directed video for “Face”, the first taste of Brockhampton’s second mixtape, Saturation.

Review: Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’ is all about the struggle – the struggle within, the struggle to belong, the struggle to survive.