Hip-Hop | Galvanic and DLJ Go Downtempo for Their Newest ‘Dead Man’

Posted by on July 1, 2020

A sonic effort combining minimalist electronic beats with downtempo lyricism, Galvanic and DLJ hit hard in their newest. “Dead Man” is out now, and serves as a slice of musical poetry.

“Dead Man” is stripped-back in nature, allowing the powerful lyrical content to reign high above the beautifully simplistic production. This collaborative gem comes at a time in modern history where pain and heartbreak are all too familiar. A powerful and authentic manifesto, “Dead Man” is a gift stitched together by the hands of empathy and vulnerability.

Hip-Hop | Drex Carter and Kkami Team Up on ‘Pelican Bay Drive’

Posted by on June 2, 2020

Orlando musicians Drex Carter (rapper) and Kkami (producer) team up for a new collaborative 10-track-project called Pelican Bay Drive that they created during Quarantine. The two artists are also members of the buzzing 9-piece collective, seeyousoon. Check out their mixtape above now and read a quote from Drex below.
We made this project in 1 week with the idea of it being 1 verse raps over Kenny’s dusty/lofi style of production but the tracks sort of took on a life of their own with some hooks and filtered/tuned freestyled melodies.” – Drex Carter 

Hip-Hop | Kemba Drops Heavy Bars via “Kill Your Idols”

Posted by on June 1, 2020

Bronx, NYC based emcee Kemba is still one of the most slept on rappers in the game. I am still unsure why he music has not yet swept the nation, but I know it will in due time. His latest offering “Kill Your Idols” and per usual it is the farthest thing from dull. Tune in above now!


Chill, Dance, Hip-Hop | seeyousoon Make Us Wanna Dance on “Blue Chord”

Posted by on May 28, 2020

Having quickly established themselves as a new act to watch this year, Florida based 9-piece seeyousoon reveal their third offering in a stellar new single, “Blue Chord”. Having gained plaudits already from the likes of FADER, Wonderland Magazine, COLORS, Lyrical Lemonade, Ones To Watch and more on the back of storming offerings “Steamy”and “ICFWT”, “Blue Chord” serves to further fuel anticipation for their debut album VIDÉ, set for release this year. Check out the fun and funky single “Blue Chord” above now and keep an eye out for seeyousoon this year, they continue to turn heads with their hybrid releases.

Hip-Hop | Terror Reid brings on Pouya for ‘Outlawz’

Posted by on April 28, 2020

Terror Reid, known to many as Getter brings out Pouya and drops the visuals for ‘Outlawz’ off his upcoming mixtape Hot Vodka, with feature performances from Bobby Raps and Eliozie. Stream the video for ‘Outlawz’ above and follow Terror on Spotify, the Hot Vodka mixtape drops Friday May 8th.

Hip-Hop | Melodic Hip Hop Experience Brought Forth as glvsshouse Debuts “Games”

Posted by on April 5, 2020

“Games” catches a unique wavelength as unique sonic elements collide to form some chill, uplifting, hip-hop feeling, but a splash of emo included.

Julian Skiboat’s work on the instrumental front, in particular the guitar, added that bit of sauce needed to make this one infectious.

glvsshouse aka Mike D’Andrea had a successful, Grammy winning best friend in his life who pushed him toward music, eventually becoming a frontman in a band touring the upper east region of the USA.

glvsshouse is clearly just getting started but delivers quality to say the least, click through to his profile above if you dig what you see.

Hip-Hop | Rising Artist Mars IX “My Crew” Melds The Worlds Of Two Big Genres

Posted by on March 13, 2020

Mars IX is getting serious attention with “My Crew” being another notch under the belt. His rise has been nothing but eye-catching, a movement that even Sony Music Canada has been up to support. Signed by the major, “My Crew” takes the technical aspects of dance and hip-hop and merges them, featuring moods and vibes that is ahead of it’s time. The single is a keeper to say the least.

Marshmello, Jauz, Tiesto, and Brooks are only a fraction of the artists Mars IX has been supported by, with this work sure to join the A-list support ring.

The solo act share more behind the story of the single.

“This song describes the insatiable bond between a, “Crew.” It relates the bond between friends as being a beautiful connection and that bond transcends even the worst of situations. As Mars IX continues to release their story driven pop-house records, each addition adds more to the message of global acceptance through love and understanding. Mars IX stands for more than just a music career, each song relates real world issues to the listeners while also conveying a sense of responsibility.”

– Mars IX