Future Classic: Elaquent “Believing”

Our good friend – and very talented producer from Guelph, Ontario - Elaquent’s music stands out compared to the infinite number of beat tapes, including those from fellow Canadian producers. There’s just somethin...
by MaxRobin


Future Classic: Berry Weight “Music For Imaginary Movies”

Berry Weight is a duo of musicians from Canada and Switzerland: Nico (Apewok) and Maël (Stab). Actually, I thought BW was the name of a solo beatmaker but in my defense, most of this kind of instrumental hip-hop (à la Kid Ko...
by MaxRobin



Future Classic: Submerse “Algorithms and Ghosts”

First things first. I must apologize because I misled you dear readers in a previous post about Submerse‘s Tears EP. After some inquiring, I found out that Submerse is English but lives in Japan. That make some sense sin...
by MaxRobin


Free Download: Unlog “A Tribute to Ravi Shankar”

I don’t talk often about the music I make as a beatmaker but I’m part of a wonderful project to pay hommage to a great musician who passed away last December. Unlog – A tribute to Ravi Shankar consists of 12 original ...
by MaxRobin



Future Classic: Oh No “Disruptive Ads”

There is no doubt that OH NO‘s escapade with the Alchemist as part of the Gangrene duo seems to have made him a bit “harder” in his sound. The Stones Throw family is very present on the new solo album called &...
by MaxRobin


Future Classic: Souleance “La Beat Tape”

The difference between an album and a “beat tape” is very open to interpretation, everyone has their own definition. In this case, the new offering by French duo Souleance (DJ Soulist and Fulgeance) called La Beat ...
by MaxRobin