‚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


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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mr.smooth, one of our favourite producers finished another 20 beats for your listening pleasure. The new collection is entitled „Herbalized“, it’s his second release this year on bklyn music. Get your free digital copy now on Bandcamp. Check out his previous release „smthinsmth„. Streaming after the jump …

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piñata beats


Madlib’s instrumentals for ‚Piñata‘ are now available on Rappcats. The vocal album with Freddie Gibbs was made between 2011 and 2013, but Gibbs also dipped back into Madlib’s archives going back as far as ten years for a few of the beats. Get your copy now.

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favourite things | 5.14


bklyn’s latest soundcloud selection holds about 43 tracks out of various genres. The collection 5.14 includes tracks by Fink, Moods, Electric Wire Hustle, BadBadNotGood, Madlib, J Dilla, Tom Misch, Taylor McFerrin, Nick Price, Guts, Alice Russell, and some more. Check out our latest selections on the daily updated soundcloud page.

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It’s time to break yo gnack! Maniac, producer/emcee of bavarian group the Demograffics released his new beattape. Download the whole tape for free here. ELEVENisONElouderthanTEN!

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We’re very proud to release the new beat tape by german producer mr.smooth. The Dortmund resident and passionate beatmaker just finished 14 smooth beats for your listening pleasure. Get it now on our Bandcamp page – pay as much as you want. All beats tells their own tales!

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favourite things | 3.14


The soundcloud selection for march’14 holds another 41 great tracks by bklyn’s favourite artists, producers and beat-makers. Remixes by Kaytranada, Fink’s modern folk, jazz by BadBadNotGood, soul by Ruth Koleva and Lee Fields. HipHop songs by Mobb Deep and Freddie Gibbs, beats by Black Milk, Apollo Brown, and J Dilla. Check out our monthly selection “favourite things” on the daily updated soundcloud page.

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echo chamber


Producer Chief from switzerland has assembled a solid collection of 31 beats, demos and other goodies produced in 2013 to form „Echo Chamber“, the new project available now as a free download on Bandcamp. This release is a close look at Chief’s multi-faceted productions, it features both previously available and yet-unreleased beats, collaborations with the likes of Deheb, Ghostape, and much more! “

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the soothsayers


„Signs 1 – The Soothsayers“ is the first compilation of the OMEN project. The’ve asked worldwide beatmakers and composers to imagine how they’ll sound in 10 – 30 years. Each artist was free to express his vision of the future in his unveiling, evolution tradition. The members deliver their own musical visions, like a soothsayer, reading signs within himself and his own environment, inspiration helping, to open a speaker to the future. Available now on Bandcamp digital and on cassette.

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Pragmatic Theory proudly presents their new compilation, „Horizons“ includes 39 tracks of the most talented beat makers from around the globe, featuring tracks from B.Lewis, Opal Block, Dead Horse Beats, Fresh Kils, Chief, Prozak Morris, BoomBaptist, Ta-ku, iLLingsworth, Sir Froderick, Ackryte, Weirddough, Dailon, Blap Deli, Amin Payne, BlackSmith, S.F.T, Twit One, Wun Two, Bugseed, Jewbei, Question, Robot Orchestra, Miles Bonny, Rhythum, Keor Meteor, Psymun, Es-k, Six Fingerz, Snubluck, Abnormal, Ben Bada Boom, Constrobuz, Brock Berrigan, Melodiesinfonie, Handbook, Knowsum, DJ Sapien, ShainCaw & Haan808. This release is completely free, get it via Bandcamp.

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favourite things | 11.13


Our monthly soundcloud-selection for november holds 50 tracks, out of various genres. Some of the songs are well known to our facebook-/twitter-readers. The artist-list ist quiet long, please see below and check out the artists pages. The december-selection is now open!

the soul sessions


Pragmatic Theory’s „The Soul Sessions“ is a free beat-compilation based on soul-samples, is brought to you in conjunction with Rhythm22. The tracks are produced by well-known producers like Jewbei, Miles Bonny, Ta-ku, Pawcut, Es-K, Brock Berrigan, Handbook and many more. Get it via Bandcamp or direct.

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We’d like to introduce to you Sebbtember a german beat-maker. His beats came to our attention while diggin‘ Aphroe’s new track „XIII„. He is currently working on his new project featuring vocals by his friend ISND – the full guest appearance has not yet confirmed – but for definite it will be a excellent journey through the hip-hop genre.

You can now listen to some preview stuff ‚bout the new EP and further releases. The free-release date is set to september this year – stay tuned!

P.S. thank you Sebb – your music is one of the reasons why bklyn is still on and diggin‘.

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Radio Juicy presents „Duplex“ a collaboration project between german producer team FloFilz and Pawcut. The 21-track album features vocals by Slowy, 12Vince,Joe Space, Killah Trakz and Zen-Zin it’s available as free download or cassette, both on Bandcamp.

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synth or soul


Black Milk collaborates with illustrator Upendo “Pen” Taylor (Nike, Leroy Jenkins, Gatorade) for the music-meets-visual instrumental/art series Fuzz, Freqs & Colors (FFC). „Synth or“ Soul is the first volume in the FFC series. The process for each volume starts with Black and Pen trading beats and sketches and refining their works along the way. Throughout that exchange, the music is shaped by the visual art and the visual art is shaped by the music. FFC is the first project launched by the new creative house Computer Ugly. Vinyl out on now, order via iTunes or Bandcamp.

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We found producer TLO’s beat tape ‚JAHYU‘ he dropped early 2012. If you’re into beat-diggin‘, be sure to check out his EP below and don’t hesitate spending well-invested 5$ on Bandcamp.

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