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Future Classics
Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Elzhi “Halftime”

ELZHI, one of Detroit‘s finest on the mic and also a former member of legendary group SLUM VILLAGE is about to release on May 10th a project called ElMatic. A tribute to a classic record is always a tricky thing… Fashawn did the same project a couple months ago with …

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Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: She’s Got A Habit “Blind Spots” (INC Rub)

I played this track on my last podcast but I seeing as this is just such a incredible jam I felt I needed to share it on its own. First off, you need to know about SHE’S GOT A HABIT, one Montreal’s most promising musical projects. What started out with …

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Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Samiyam “Understanding”

Now this is some good news right here. SAMIYAM will be releasing his new project called “Sam Bakers’ Album” on the Brainfeeder label which is quite simply on fire these days. Coming out with one of the most anticipated and long-awaited albums so far on Brainfeeder is Samiyam aka Sam …

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Dubstep

Future Classic: Deadboy – Here

2010 was an extremely successful year of releases for Deadboy. With the success of the “If U Want Me” his Fact Mix,  Ca$h Antic$ and his remix of Drake’s “Fireworks” under his belt he’s on a roll of hits. Deadboy’s newest release titled “HERE” hasn’t lost that momentum generated last …

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Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: iL – apoLLo1ne3hree

You probably remember some other classics by always interesting italo german label Error Broadcast like Cailloux Germés by KenLo or Five-Fingers Discount by russian mastermind DZA. But they keep the good sound flowin’ with another “not-free-but-the-mp3-at-192kps-is” releases with a new artist iL. Surprisingly, ApoLLo1ne3hree is more of an ambient affair. …

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Future Classics
Beats UK Garage / Dubstep

Free Track: Mount Kimbie “Baves Chord”

Kai Campos and Dom Maker—the prolific London duo known as Mount Kimbie—have announced news of their next EP, Carbonated, to be released June 27 on Hotflush. Among the tunes featured on Carbonated are the title track, and previously unreleased numbers “Bave’s Chords” and “Flux,” along with remixes from Airhead, Peter …

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Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: MFP “Future Hopes”

Now this is some good news right here. First off because I got a promo copy of the new Brownswood Recordings project. The label is Gilles Peterson‘s brainchild and has been on quite a tear since its first releases with Ben Westbeech and Jose James a couple of years back. …

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Future Classics
Beats Hip-Hop

Future Classic: JonWayne “Remixes are things” (Free!)

Hello Not Lexis here… Let me introduce myself. I’m Maxime Robin, a long time college radio host, beatmaker and all around instrumental hiphop lover from Quebec City. I really like Music is my Sanctuary because it makes me discover new beats. Another way to do that is to find interesting …

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Future Classics

Future Classic: Hazel “Playground EP” (Catblock Records)

Very very strong EP coming all the way from La France. Hazel is a guy that is not getting the love he deserves but it’s only a question of time really. When Onra told me about his project of starting a label I didn’t think he was gonna start it …

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