Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Ryan Hemsworth “Last Words”

What I like the most about this time of year (no, it’s not eggnog) is that I can catch up on some music I might have missed; one exemple is the Last Words EP by Ryan Hemsworth, a 9 track affair that was released in September (although at 37 minutes, …

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Future Classics
Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Jai Nitai Lotus “Something You Feel”

For the past 4 months I’ve been a hermit living under of cave of University books, which drastically limited my access to world of music especially good music the kind that wakes up your soul and really makes you feel something. During that time I made a handful of exceptions …

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Kenlo Craqnuques Tomates
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Kenlo Craqnuques “Tomates”

Just a few days before christmas and Kenlo Craqnuques, one of our favorite producers on our little planet hits us up with a brand new volume in his series of coloured themed plates. And like everything else he releases, it’s completely free. (But hopefully people at least realize the artistic and monetary value) Tomates, …

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Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: J Rocc “Don’t Look Back”

We all know J-Rocc as the founding member of the Beat Junkies, and for his perennial DJ mixes.  His “Sex Machine Today” mix is one of the best mixes ever(ask any of your favourite DJ’s and they would back that up in a heartbeat).  I mean, come on, when Peanut …

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Future Classics
Beats Jazz

Future Classic: L’Orange “The Mad Writer”

L’Orange is a beatmaker from North Carolina; he isn’t from a french speaking country, as the name might suggest. He has been putting out projects that are mostly instrumental hiphop for quite some time now. The new release, The Mad Writer, doesn’t have the same precise conceptual effort of his …

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Future Classic: Toast Dawg “The Love Loop”
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Toast Dawg “The Love Loop”

When it comes to doing write ups on the music of good friends of mine, I always really take my time. I really want to be as objective as I can be and give the project an honest opinion. And of all the artists I know personally, Toast Dawg (also …

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Future Classic: Mystikal “Hit Me”
Future Classics
Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Mystikal “Hit Me”

Well damn, talk about good timing. After 10+ years of never playing a single Mystikal track in a DJ gig I finally played “Danger” just for the hell of it a couple days ago in an old school set and couldn’t believe how well it aged. And next thing you …

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Booty Based Mob Compilation (presented by Booty Bakery)
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Booty Based Mob Compilation “Vol. 1”

I will never forget the fateful night my friends Bongiovanni, Sparkz and Compton Chic (Booty Based Mob) started their first weekly residency “Booty Bakery”, an MTL soiree devoted to rump-shaking tunes (or as they would call it “music for dem asses”). It was a really warm evening and the crew …

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Future Classic: Eli Colburn “Impulse”
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Eli Colburn “Impulse”

DJ/engineer Eli Colburn is only 21 years old but he produces beats that one fan claims “hit like a fucking painkiller.” Colburn, originally from South Carolina, is still continuing his studies in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, a small town 40 minutes outside of Nashville. Colburn sources his soul and jazz records for …

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