favourite things | 5.17

favourite things 5.17 BesideZion, Quickly Quickly feat. Lordapex, Rejjie Snow feat. Joey Bada$ & Jesse Boykins III, Sensible J feat. REMI & Sampa The Great, JD. Reid, G-Eazy, Little Simz, Tall Black Guy, Sampa The Great feat. Estelle, Daoud, Blue Lab Beats feat. Kojey Radical & Tiana Major9, Kiefer, Castelluzzo, Chinsaku, Emanative, Tamara Renée, Twit One, Ruby Rushton, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah feat. Elena Pinderhughes, Glenn Astro & Ajnascent, Arnheim, Vels Trio, Prequel, Yazz Ahmed, Yadava, Flako feat. Kutmah, Buddy feat. Kaytranada.

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favourite things | 9.16

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Lee Fields & The Expressions, DeRobert & The Half-Truths, Charles Bradley, Bobby Oroza, René Schier, Isaiah Rashad feat. Sir, Reginald Omas Mamode IV, Aaron Abernathy feat. Phonte & Black Milk, NxWorries, Josh Hey, Tall Black Guy feat. Yusef Rumperfield, Mndsgn, Dennis Ayler, Torii Wolf feat. Rapsody, Unda, White Glock, SumoChief feat. OthaSoul, Like, K-Lone & Ill Chill, Electric Wire Hustle, Kwesi, Beatmachinearon.

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favourite things | 2.16

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The soundcloud-selection playlist for february holds approximately two hours of new music. Part one starts with jazz by Jaimeo Brown Transcendence, Binker & Moses Boyd, Heliocentrics, Byron The Aquarius, Sol Monk feat. Roy Hermon, Mop Mop, Meeting by Chance, Pete Josef, DJ ATSUSHI aka creekMUZIK, Philippe Edison & The Black Luster Quintet, Jaleel Shaw feat. Dres of Black Sheep, and Culross Close. Part two features new music by Swarvy, Al Dobson Jr, Mo Kolours, Bastien Keb, Botany, Dibia$e, StayReal!, Bonobo, S. Fidelity, Joey Bada$$, Rome Fortune, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Leon Bridges, Jamie Woon feat. Kaytranada, Suff Daddy feat. Iamnobodi, and De La Soul feat. Tall Black Guy.

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the great year

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The Black Opera’s new album “The Great Year” drops tomorrow, on September 30th on Mello Music Group. Produced by Tall Black Guy, Waajeed, yU, Arjun Singh, Jansport J, Slot-A and The Black Opera. (Pre-)order now on Bandcamp. Stream the preview tracks/album after the jump.

“ The new album’s influences musically are as diverse as they are aesthetically. From tribal rhythms to overdriven synths and from pulsing drums to intimate vocals, The Great Year’s sound is distinctly its own. Taking on a modern day palette, TBO has envisioned a new world, musically. With orchestration from creative minds like Tall Black Guy, Waajeed, yU and Arjun Singh, The Black Opera have assembled a team to help them communicate their message to the world.“

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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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two syllables volume ten

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Another free compilation comes from the guys of First Word Records. The 10th installment of their Two Syllables Compilation series features selected tracks by Teotima, Sleepin‘ Giant, Essa,Frameworks, Tall Black Guy, Comfort Fit, Strangelove, Souleance, Yosi Horikawa, Ross McHenry, The Fontanelles, and the Riot Jazz Brass Band. Download below via Bandcamp.


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mon amie de’troit

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Our favourite hip-hop producer Terrel Wallace aka Tall Black Guy from detroit is about to release his debut album entitled „8 Miles To Moenart“ on May 20th. „Mon Amie De’Troit“ is the first single and features a vocal performance from Ozay Moore. Pre-order now via Bandcamp or Kudos Rcords. Be sure to check out his further productions on Soundcloud.


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adventures

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‚Adventures‘ is the debut full-length album by French producer Dandy Teru. His opus is chock-full of notable guest vocalists and MC’s and also includes remixes by Tall Black Guy, Belgian production duo Monkey Robot and his partner-in-crime Quiet Dawn. Release son via Ubiquity Records.


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sonic boom vol. 1

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The Sonic Boom Series is a monthly compilation by Maiya Norton hat will appear on Giant Step. These volumes will be filled with new or exclusive material from a myriad of artists from different genres. Get the compilation 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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