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Future Classics
House / Techno

Future Classic: Terry Hunter “We Are One” (DJ Jazzy Jeff Remix)

I have to admit that the first time i heard this track, it was like a big (good) slap in my face and it had been a really long time since a song gave me goosebumps like that! We all know DJ Jazzy Jeff as one, if not, the best …

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Future Classics
Beats Soul

Future Classic: Chloe Martini “About Me”

Chloe Martini is my favorite music discovery of the month if not the year. She’s a 20 year old producer from Warsaw (Poland) and already collaborated with label Soulection. I must say she’s the true definition of that “Future Soul” sound, hard to define but you know it when you …

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Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: Terrace Martin “Angel”

The long awaited release of “3ChordFold” by Terrace Martin is here. This project contains 14 tracks with notable features from Robert Glasper, Snoop Dogg, Musiq Soulchild, Kendrick Lamar to name a few. Here is my favorite song “Angel” of the entire LP, which can be purchased on Itunes

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Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: Rochelle Jordan “Pressure”

Canadian singer Rochelle Jordan has released her second free digital album Pressure in August 2012, produced entirely by in-house producer KLSH. This is something all fans of R&B need to experience. The chemistry between these two is a match made in music heaven. I was listening to it last night …

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A Lister “The Blueprint EP”
Future Classics
House / Techno

Future Classic: A Lister “The Blueprint EP”

What is crazy about Deep House music is that there’s a huge number of quality tracks and new ones being released all the time. But i’m particulary enjoying the new Blueprint EP from Alex Lister also known as A Lister. This is just proper House music! All the tracks are …

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The Internet “Give It Time”
Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: The Internet “Give It Time”

After the release of their LP “Purple Naked Ladies” earlier this year, The Internet (Syd The Kid and Matt Martians), bring us a mellow track with their latest “Give It Time”. Plus, they’ve got Mike Einziger from Incubus playing guitar. I must say.. if this the direction the duo is …

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Future Classic: Mark de Clive-Lowe “Get Started” (Full Crate Remix)
Future Classics
Beats Soul

Future Classic: Mark de Clive-Lowe “Get Started” (Full Crate Remix)

The multi-talented Mark de Clive-Lowe (MdCL) is dropping a new six-track EP on Tru Thoughts on October 29, the Get Started Remix. Until then, enjoy Dutch producer Full Crate‘s deep house version of “Get Started” featuring the vocals of soul great Omar. Full Crate is without a doubt one of …

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Buddy “Idle Time” (Produced by Pharrell)
Soul

Buddy “Idle Time” (Produced by Pharrell)

Buddy is one of Pharrell’s new young artist that he has signed to his new project “I Am Other”. After dropping that single with Kendrick Lamar earlier this year, the 17 year old Compton rapper delivers the latest sample of his upcoming “Idle Time” mixtape with the new track “Inspired” …

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Future Classic: Häzel “The Lost Tapes”
Future Classics
Beats Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Häzel “The Lost Tapes”

Hip-Hop & Soul French producer, Häzel just released a few days ago his project called “The Lost Tapes” on The Beat Down, a label based in Brooklyn, NY. He has collaborated with the likes of Onra, Slakah The Beatchild, Ebrahim, TFOX and Drake so that should give you an idea …

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