June 30, 2015 in Music, Producers by

Tuxedo – Without Your Love

Mayer Hawthorne and Jake One are back with another one! They let this loose a few days before their tour kicked off. Sounds like a B-side but fits the vibe of the project for sure. Tuxedo will be in Portland tomorrow at the Wonder Ballroom. Get your tickets before it sells out!

June 27, 2015 in Music by

SONNY BONOHO – dirty old man [ALBUM]

Sonny Bonoho recently released his much anticipated album entitled ‘Dirty Old Man’. This project has been a long time in the making. We have been fans for quite a while now. One of my favorite tracks ‘

June 23, 2015 in Producers, Video by

Jake One x Wale ‘Behind the Beat’

Jake One hits us with another video breaking down Wale’s ‘Matrimony‘ featuring Usher. He explains who he got the sample from and how he reworked it. It’s dope to see producers collaborating with each other to overcome sample clearance issues. SNARE Jordan IV out now

June 12, 2015 in Music, Producers, Rain Drops by

Brainstorm ‘If I Didn’t Have You’

Brainstorm (1/3 of Dyme Def) has been coming with heat for years now. Either rhyming or producing you can expect nothing but quality music from the Seattle native. We have been fan’s of his since the early days of Dyme Def. His latest release ‘If I Didn’t Have You’ is off his upcoming ‘No Hard

June 11, 2015 in Music, Rain Drops by

Vursatyl – Super ( Vitamin D Remix )

Another one of our favorite producers out of Seattle, Vitamin D (Red Bull BIG TUNE co-founder) remixes a single off the recently released ‘Crooked Straights‘ LP. Vita lays a jazzy funked out backdrop for the already dope Vursatyl track. Let us know what you think. Not sure what’s next for Vitamin D but hopefully something

June 10, 2015 in Video by

Jake One x Dom Kennedy ‘Behind the Beat’

Celebrating the release of ‘Snare Jordan IV‘ producer Jake One also drops a video. The Snare Jordan IV drum kit features sounds from a record on Dom Kennedy’s new album ‘By Dom Kennedy‘ (plus many other songs Jake has produced). In the clip below Jake breaks down how he created the beat for Dom’s ‘Daddy“.

June 5, 2015 in Video by

Calvin Valentine Beat Show | MULA

Calvin Valentine had another beat set in LA at MULA last month and I have been waiting for the visuals since. It’s great to see him showcase his skills solo. G is constantly delivering videos and music to keep your attention. Random songs with legends like De La Soul and Nas to studio sessions with

May 19, 2015 in Video by

MATTY – BARS UP (WEEK 3) [VIDEO]

Northwest veteran MATTY has released the finale of his “Bars UP” video series. “These are a warm up exercise for the album to remind people I still got it”, MATTY said. Over the last 6 years MATTY has been one of the most consistent and respected artists in the region releasing 6 albums and 3

May 11, 2015 in Music by

Chill Crew x DaiN – Too Chill [EP]

Chill Crew ( @PCtheCOOLGUY x @J0Nbelz ) is back with a new EP produced entirely by DaiN. Thought provoking rhymes over laid back bass heavy slaps. We’d expect nothing less from the Portland duo. Stream the project below or head over to DaiN’s Bandcamp and download the project FREE! ChillCrewMusic.com DaiN.Bandcamp.com

May 11, 2015 in Music, Rain Drops by

Jon Belz – Hear Me Roar (Prod By Stewart Villain)

Fresh off the Chill Crew X Dain EP release, JON BELZ hits us with a new track produced by Stewart Villain ‘Hear Me Roar’