Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Cooly G “Narst”

Get a load of this UK FUNKY bomb that came out a few weeks ago on pretty much the most important Dubstep label, Hyperdub is home to Kode9, Burial and so on… and when a Dubstep label comes out with a UK FUNKY 12′, its a sign of things to …

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Joker “Do it”

To sum this up quickly, this track is what it would sound like if Zapp & Roger made a dubstep track. I’m already a big fan of JOKER‘s productions; he’s getting lots of support from all the dubstep world but also from people like Gilles Peterson, Benji B and so …

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Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Fashawn “Life as a Shorty”

The return of the sun after a couple days of shitty weather gave me the inspiration for this pick… Listening to this track from FASHAWN on an EXILE produced beat takes me back… All of a sudden, i’m 13 years old again and all I have to do today is …

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Future Classic: Zansika “Never Change”

I’ve been sitting on this track for a little while now. I’ve been talking to ZANSIKA from London for a bit and i’ve been keeping a close eye on her productions and features. She’s as dope on a R&B jam like “Never Change” as she is on more uptempo stuff …

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Future Classic: Nosaj Thing “1685/Bach”

I’ll be (trying) hooking you up with one selection a day. Anything ranging from next level stuff like this track from LA’s NOSAJ THING to jazz, reggae, forgotten oddities and so on…

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Soul

Future Classic: Nathaniel (Aloe Blacc) “La la la”

Officially, new best “Bump & Grind” song ever! (or close to) I was doing my weekly rounds of the dope blogs out there and one of my first stops was Moovmnt.com from the Netherlands; always a must for dope next level niceness. My mans uncovered some early Aloe Blacc tracks, …

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Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Dela “Changes of Atmosphere”

I first heard of Dela from the Fatbeats, NYC and the UndergroundHipHop.com stores which I frequently check for new stuff. He had 5 songs in the top 10 of UHH so I figured it was worth a listen… damn, was it. After telling my friday night Blizzarts compadre Sevdee about …

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Future Classic: Gagle “Big Bang Theory” (2006)

Just sending out some positive vibes to all of Japan and the few friends I have there. Sending warm thoughts to all of you good peoples. Here is one of my favorite Japanese hip-hop tracks. Gagle is a super dope band backed by production from the awesome Dj Mitsu.

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Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Q-Tip, Raekwon, Busta & Lil’ Wayne “Renaissance Rap”

QTip, Busta Rhymes, Raekwon and Lil’Wayne bring back the grand old tradition of the possee track! Heard this yesterday for the first time and i’m on listen #23 already. This is another reason why the “internet era” can be so empowering for music. 10 years ago you would have had …

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