Music | posted 20.01.2012
Gangrene
Vodka & Ayahuasca
On Vodka & Ayahuasca, The Alchemist and Oh No have yet again brewed acoustic hallucinogens into the form of a LP.
Music | posted 20.01.2012
Laura Gibson
La Grande
Even though Laura Gibson has her gaze turned towards the past, she is joyfully skipping towards what’s to come.
Music | posted 19.01.2012
Necro
Die!
His sixth record of horrorcore rapper Necro, Die!, is now the first one who is published on Vinyl also.
Music | posted 11.01.2012
James Blake
Enough Thunder EP
2011 was the year of James Blake. At the end of that year, the Englishman added a little more fuel to the fire.
Music | posted 09.01.2012
Madlib
Medicine Show Volume 12 & 13 - Filthy Ass Remixes
With Medicine Show 12+13 Filthy Ass Remixes finally draws a line under the controversially debated series.
Music | posted 06.01.2012
Peaking Lights
936
Having already been released in the U.S. the spring of 2011, one of last year’s top-notch records is finally arriving in Europe.
Music | posted 02.01.2012
Fulgeance
To All Of You
Fulgeance from France has released an album on Melting Pot Music that’s definitely worth a listen.
Music | posted 20.12.2011
The Roots
Undun
The eleventh album by The Roots, Undun, is their very first concept-album, which tells the story of Redford Stephens.
Music | posted 08.12.2011
Brenk Sinatra
Gumbo 2 (Pretty Ugly)
Melting Pot’s Finest Brenk Sinatra releases with Gumbo 2 (Pretty Ugly) already his third instrumental record.
Music | posted 01.12.2011
M.E.D.
Classic
In the past, Medaphoar has mostly raised awareness throughout featurings with other artists. Now, his solo-debut has been released.
Music | posted 30.11.2011
Bonnie »Prince« Billy
Wolfroy Goes To Town
For years, Bonnie »Prince« Billy has been releasing his music on a constantly high level. His 21st record is no exception there.
Music | posted 28.11.2011
Eligh & Amp Live
Therapy At 3
With Eligh of the Living Legends and Amp Live of Zion members of two of the most signifant rap crew in California come here together.
Music | posted 24.11.2011
Snowgoons & Reef The Lost Cauze
Your Favorite MC
In the beginning it seems like the album does not justify its title. But Reef The Lost Cauze is getting better, and the productions of the Snowgoons are excited above everything.
Music | posted 22.11.2011
Mayer Hawthorne
How Do You Do?
The Blue Eyed soulman Mayer Hawthorne keeps dressing old Motown-sounds in a contemporary fashion.
Music | posted 21.11.2011
Pinch & Shackleton
Pinch & Shackleton
On their new collab-album, the two Dubstep-Heavyweights lead the listeners into low-key and abstract sound-spheres.
Music | posted 18.11.2011
Rustie
Glass Swords
It wobbles, glimmers and glitters but always stays within the lines of its very own order. One thing’s for sure: Rustie’s »Glass Swords« a definite winner.
Music | posted 16.11.2011
Quelle Chris
Shotgun & Sleek Rifle
Detroit has been a great place for raw MC’s and producers to develop. After Guilty Simpson and Danny Brown Quelle Chris is the next proof for that.
Music | posted 15.11.2011
Onra
Chinoiseries Pt. 2
Yet again, the French beat-maker has rummaged Vietnamese record-archives in order to produce another part of his Chinoiseries.
Music | posted 15.11.2011
Real Estate
Days
One of the indie-highlights of the year? Real Estate are just drifting along and naturally carry us with them.
Music | posted 14.11.2011
Oneohtrix Point Never
Replica
With his last album, Returnal, Oneohtrix Point Never has pressed ahead with the syntheziser’s Renaissance. Now, its successor is being released.
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