Amsterdam’s RIMON releases energetic, bass-driven new single ‘Realize’

RIMON is an Amsterdam based, Eritrea-born, songwriter. The 21-year old neo-soul artist is beginning to make waves, her debut single ‘Grace’ is approaching 750,000 streams on Spotify. Her new offering ‘Realize’ is effortlessly energetic – a bold trap beat is paired with flickers of guitar and a driving bass line. RIMON’s vocal is charming, rolling…

Manchester based emerging rapper KinKai and talented producer glue70 release ‘All I Can Send’, a collaborative alternative hip-hop record.

Manchester based emerging rapper KinKai and talented producer glue70 release ‘All I Can Send’, a collaborative alternative hip-hop record.  The track follow ‘Mellow Mermaids and Malibu’, their last team effort which saw support from Complex and Majestic Casual. Their sounds is characterised by lush vocal arrangements, with bold beat-work; sizzling snares and trilled hats meet to create vivacious polyrhythms. “glue70 aka a…

NYC based rapper Gi Major releases ‘Giggle’

‘Giggle’ is the title track and lead single from Gi Major’s EP of the same name. It’s driven by a sparse beat punctuated by trill hats, 808’s and dry snares. It’s trap production lit up by a high pitched sampled laugh that sits underneath the NYC-based rapper’s indubitable flow. There’s a laid back characteristic to…

London chill-hoppers Best Friend have us hooked with ‘Fell 4 U’

Flipped samples, grainy drums and infectious pitched vocal hooks abound on ‘Fell 4 U’. It’s the new track from London-based beat-makers ‘Best Friend’, who are beginning to show their staying power. Previous records ‘Hold Me’ and ‘Honey’ are also notable cuts; providing the same laid-back vibe. Imagining driving down the West Coast in a convertible…

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…