from ghettos to galaxies

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“EXPEDITion” is Vinyl Digital’s new instrumental HipHop/Beat series, it represents the talented beatmaker scene from Germany. Volume one “From Ghettos To Galaxies” is provided by Figub Brazlevic from Berlin. After his release on Sichtexot “Oldschool Future“, the producer is now back with his neo-soul/trip-hop-influenced boom-bap album. The vinyls are strictly limited, get your digital copy at iTunes or on Bandcamp.

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smoke break

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Pawcut now released his free prequel EP “Smoke Break” to his upcoming LP “Maverick”. All tracks produced, mixed and mastered by pawcut himself. The EP features cuts by DJ Access and remix versions by Edo G and Massive Attack. Out on Radio Juicy, available on Bandcamp. “Maverick” LP drops February 27th, pre-order now on HHV.

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pacifics

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“Pacifics” is the first compilation of the UKNOWY record label from Germany. They want to back talented Hip Hop producers from the underground beat scene. The collection holds tracks by producers like Žiga Murko, Flamingosis, Andi Malanders, Nino El Dino, MentPlus, SWARVY, Lanzo Sumthin Gunny, Johnny North, Michael Gordy, lwptch and wootabi. Available from now on Bandcamp.

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beats unraveled

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Binkbeats is a producer, percussionist, musician from netherlands. He recently uploaded all his twelve tracks on soundcloud. To understand how his remixes are getting installed, it’s essential to watch the You Tube videos. The collection features remix versions of songs by J Dilla, Amon Tobin, Flying Lotus, Erykah Badu, Aphex Twin, and some more.

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penthouse

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Wun Two’s new instrumental album has now arrived. After “Rio” in 2014, “Penthouse” is the fifth album by the german producer. It is now available on tape or vinyl via Vinyl Digital, or digital on iTunes/Amazon. Stream some preview-tracks of the 35 minute relaxed LP. Artwork by Alex Brade & Alex Kunz.

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sweet talk

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UK-based hip hop and electronic producer Vanilla issued his new beat-tape entitled “Sweet Talk”. After 2011’s ‘High Life‘ in 2011 and followed by ‘Soft Focus‘ in 2012 the new tape is the third and final instalment of his soul-inspired series. It features 27 soul-sampling instrumentals produced over the past two years. Available on Bandcamp.

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chop shop 2

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Brenk Sinatra & Fid Mella, two of Europe’s finest beat makers will take you on a musical ride through Vienna’s mean streets of the 70′s and 80′s. It’s a musical journey which pays homage to Vienna’s notorious morbidity. ‘Chop Shop 2 – Singende Klingende Unterwelt’ is their new collaborations album, which combines selected musical treasures of the city’s past with the unique trademark sounds of Brenk and Mella.

Out now on Hector Macello, order direct or via Bandcamp.

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favourite things | 8.14

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Another month, another selection – ‘Favourite Things 8.14‘ is now ready for streaming.

It’s a monthly musically journey through our daily soundcloud expedition. The set for august is 2,5hrs long and holds 47 tracks. Featuring productions and songs by Thrupence, Shafiq Husayn, S. Fidelity, FloFilz, Diggs Duke, REdefinition, Kriswonto, Amin Payne & Ben Bada Boom, Suff Daddy, Flandy, Bilal, Jordan Rakei, Ka-Yu, Computer Jay & Orfeo, TUFO, Bonobo, iZem, Freddie Joachim, Tall Black Guy, Dexter, Jonwayne, Barney Artist, El Michels Affair, and many more. Check out the latest selections and tracks on our almost daily updated soundcloud page.

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bt30

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‘BT30′ is målib‘s first beat tape on bklyn music – he’s a former rastafari, who first got in touch with african music and hip-hop in Nairobi several years ago. Beats, mowax and trip-hop have always been a big influence for the german beat-maker. He’s diggin’ in jazz and programming beats since 2008, he also released some EPs on Mad Hop and Soul Imago. The ‘BT30′ beat tape is a 30 minute and 14-track strong, jazz-influenced laid-back album, cop’ it for free on Bandcamp. Be sure to check out his previous album ‘∆∆∆’, which is still available here.

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in the middle of nowhere

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Fiktív aka Courage is a beatmaker/producer from Szeged, Hungary, who combined the underground electronica with wide variety of hip-hop beats. “In The Middle Of Nowhere” brings conventionally unusual sound. The difference between the songs gives the essence of the EP. Free download here or purchase on Bandcamp. Vocals features by 1.E.X.I, Oneil, Apes, Coy. Out since april 2014 on Sun Side Records.

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