It won’t be fair not to show love to the cats that work behind the boards. Cats whose soundscapes help push hip-hop to loft heights. So in the same vein, this weekly list sheds light on budding and even established producers who continue to push the envelope for the culture. So sit back relax and get familiar with these producers.
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TooBusy – “Monkeys in China”
Sazetrax w/ Sheila C – “Chasing Shadows”
Brooklyn based producer Sazetrax delivers a soothing piece titled “Chasing Shadow “where he captures the warmth of summer in winter. The beat is very reflective and solemn from start to finish.
Tompkins x Billa Joints – “Trudy”
“Trudy” is a solid collaborative piece by Tompkins and Billa Joints and it sure bangs from start to finish. Blending live instrumentation and lo-fi elements, the duo’s organic chemistry is undeniable from start to finish. The beat also raises the ante as it switches into a hard trap vibe in the middle, pretty unexpected but welcomed.
The Novemberist – “The Low End”
Chicago-based producer, The Novemberist makes his debut on TWIB with a soulful piece titled “The Low End.” The beat is very solemn and soulful and serves as the perfect beginning or end of a night.
After a stint as the leader of Chicago-based indie-rock & hip-hop band, Estou, The Novemberist set out on producing his own music again. His debut official project, The Autumn Suite: In Six Movements was released in December 2019. Get it on Spotify, Apple Music, Bandcamp.
LA Track Squad – “Espacio Amplificado”
LA Track Squad delivers a smooth lo-fi infused beat titled “Espacio Amplificado.” Made up of brothers Will and Danny Cedeño who bring their love of multi-genres to the fore and the result is solid from start to finnish.
DefByMisadventure – “Premonition”
Defbymisadventure goes into a darker place on his new beat titled “Premonition”. It’s pretty different and eclectic.
Laps – “Durga And The Tiger”
Producer/DJ Laps blends the old and new on this new beat titled “Durga and the tiger.” He takes elements from different sources ranging from electronic, hip-hop and then some.