favourite things | 3.16

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The ‚favourite things‘ playlist for april 2016 holds 25 new tracks. The collection includes songs by Terrace Martin feat. Kamasi Washington & Rose Gold, Nicholas Payton feat. Butcher Brown, Taylor McFerrin feat. Robert Glasper and Thundercat, Flying Lotus feat. Thundercat, Yusef Lateef, Moses Boyd Exodus, Sigmund Washington, Satsum, Iamnobodi, Kaytranada feat. Karriem Riggins & River Tiber, Black Milk & Nat Turner, Miles Bonny, River Tiber feat. Pusha T, BJ The Chicago Kid feat. Jay Rock, Chuck Inglish & Blended Babies feat. Aston Mathews, Samiyam feat. Action Bronson, Guilty Simpson, Homeboy Sandman, Jimi Tents, Ta-ku, Dil Withers, Elzhi, Joey Bada$$, Jordan Raf and Tom Misch with Jordan Rakei.

Stream all playlists of  ‘favourite things‘ here.

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favourite things | 6.15

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Another month, another selection – ‘Favourite Things 6.15‘ is now ready for streaming. It’s the monthly journey through our soundcloud expeditions. The set for june is almost 1:20hrs long and holds 23 tracks. Featuring productions, remixes and songs by Chet Faker, UNDA, Melo-Zed, The Internet, Electric Wire Hustle, yuk, Blasted 700, Shigeto, Ta-Ku, Es-K, eeph, Flitz&Suppe, L’Orange & Kool Keith, Chester Watson, Rome Fortune, Dayne Jordan, Mr. Woox & Sandpeople, JuJu Rogers, Dexter, Kill Emil, Ras G, Hus Kingpin x SmooVth, and finally Dam-Funk.

Check out the latest selections on our consistently updated soundcloud page.

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stussy x soulection

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Check out Soulection and Stussy’s latest free compilation, featuring productions by Zikomo, IAMNOBODI, Goldlink, Orijanus, ESTA, Mr. Carmack, Sam Gellaitry, Connor Pearson, Evil Needle, 10A, Ta-ku, Jay Prince, Jordan James, Sango, JD Reid, Sivey, J-Louis, pyrmdplaza, Mikos Da Gawd, Jarreau Vandal, StarRo,  Leland Aleem Fakir and ABJO.

„You will see familiar official Soulection artists on this compilation as well some new talent from forward-thinking and ambitious producers, emcees and vocalists that we’re excited about and feel have a bright future. Our partnership with the iconic brand includes a ‚Soulection Tribe‘ limited t-shirt designed by Stussy as well as a physical in-store event and after party at our Sound Of Tomorrow Los Angeles monthly at The Echoplex.“

Compiled and executive produced by Joe Kay Design by Andre Power. Download the compilation for free here.

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summer in jakarta

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Jakarta Records from Berlin/Cologne (Germany), dropped their new compilation album. „Summer in Jakarta“ contains previously unreleased music from artists such as 20syl, FloFilz, Suff Daddy, Ta-Ku, Mura Masa, Iamnobodi, Guts, Farhot and many more.

The compilation is available as a free download on Jakarta Records Bandcamp page. Listen to the whole collection after the jump …

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favourite things | 6.14

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bklyn’s ‚Favourite Things 6.14‚ contains more than two hour of selected tunes out of the soundcloud-universe. 37 tracks out of various genres, featuring GDNA, J Dilla, IAMNOBODI, Eric Lau, Tom Misch, Ta-Ku, Bob Moses, Pacific Shore, Nick Hakim, Mop Mop, Raashan Ahmad, Charles Bradley & LaRose Jackson and some more. Check out our latest selections on the daily updated soundcloud page.

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talk is cheap

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Kaytranada and Ta-Ku provide their remix versions of Chet Faker‘s ‚Talk Is Cheap‘. The original version was recently released on Chet’s debut album ‚Built On Glass‚. You can stream both flips and the original version below. Don’t forget to have a listen on ‚Built On Glass‚.

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3 years of soulection

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On their 3rd Year Anniversary the Soulection Label want to present a compilation that reflects the label and the progression that they have made in these past three years. From the very first release on January 24, 2011 all the way until today. Get the best tracks from each of the releases. Available for free on Bandcamp.


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horizons

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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 | 9.13

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Here’s our latest soundcloud-selection. The september set contains mostly new tracks by some our favourite artists and producers, like Es-K, Evil Needle, Oddisee, Jaze Baqti, K-Def, Slowy & FloFilz, Gummy Soul, J Rocc, Freddie Gibbs & Madlib, Beat Gates, Betty Ford Boys, Oh No, K Henkka, Camille Safiya, Iamnobodi, Byron The Aquarius, and many more. Hope there’s something in it you like. Many tracks are freebies, so check out the artists soundcloud pages.

the soul sessions

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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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digging the blogosphere vol. 2

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The guys of parisian music label Heavenly Sweetness now finished digging the blogosphere for volume two of their compilation series. This time the album features tracks by I.N.T , Ta-Ku, Dope Gems, Bonnie Banane, Moodprint, Modlee & Vlooper, Roux Spana, Philip Owusu, Naytronix, Sango, MonkeyRobot, Up High Collective, Monster Sneaker, Noyce and Jacaranda Muse. Enjoy the teaser mix created by Da’Vince. Release date is set onApril 15th, pre-order now via iTunes. If you missed the first volume, here’s the related teaser mix.


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bricks and mortar

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Suff Daddy and Ta-ku teamed up for a split EP recorded in Sydney and Perth, Australia. When Suff moved from Berlin to Sydney last summer he quickly hooked up with Perth based producer Ta-ku, best known for his ’50 Days For Dilla‘ project. ‚Bricks & Mortar‘ unites two beatpals with pretty different soundscapes but one common mission: looking for the perfect beat. Release via Melting Pot Music april 5th. Pre-order here.


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cosmic island

Cosmic Island

„Cosmic Island“ is Potholes‘ latest instrumental collection of exclusive tracks from some of their favorite producers. The future-funk/boom-bap sound that permeated throughout their previous releases remains present here, as does the love and appreciation for soul music. The comp. features tracks by artists such as Ta-Ku, Tall Black Guy, Lakim, Suhnraw, Def-Sound & RC Beats, … You can stream and download in its entirety below.

tempo dreams

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Tall Black Guy’s new compilation „Tempo Dreams Vol. 1“ will soon be released via Bastard Jazz Records (June 19th). The mix features tracks by many producers, such as Tensei, MonkeyRobot, Ta-Ku, Evil Needle, Teru, Chief, Jeriko Jackson, Buscrates, Floydcheung, Doc Illingsworth, Schecky’s Jazzy Tofu, … watch the trailer below and pre-order now via iTunes.

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curtis – beat tape

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„Curtis The Beat Tape“ is a Curtis Mayfield Tribute featuring tracks by ShainCaw, Keor Meteor, Glyphick, Ta-Ku, Constrobuz, Snakehips, Mononome, ManOnWire, Handbook, Keith Price x MadColour, A-Beats, AudioDoctor, Kam0, Jewbei, Byrdverson1 x Nextwon, JP Balboa, SE1DavidE, Cypria, DuckaDucka, Prozak Morris, ChromadaData, ProducerNature, Pawcut, Je$u$ & Funky Notes. Free download here … enjoy.

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tributes to james dewitt yancey

tributes to james dewitt yancey

Tributes to James Dewitt Yancey features production & remixes by artists from across the globe including 14KT, Abjo, Ahwlee, Astronote, BMB aka Space Kid, BoomBaptist, Dibiase, Flying Lotus, Haz Solo, Hir-O, House Shoes, DaveNotti, JuSoul, K15, Knxwledge, Languid, L’Orange, M-Phazes, Mecca:83, Mndsgn, Nameless, Oddisee, Offbeatkid, Ohbliv, OriJanus, Raj Mahal, RAJA, Rbe., Samiyam, SertOne, Stray Phrases, Ta-Ku & Waajeed. Free download here or here.