It won’t be fair not to show love to the cats that work on 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.
Remember, don’t forget to support them by sharing their works.
Tactilian – Loose Ends
“Loose Ends” serves as a teaser track for an upcoming project from musician/producer Tactilian. Sound-wise, it’s a not-so-subtle blend of crispy lofi.hip-hop aesthetics and trance-inducing rhythmic drums and syncopated percussions.
Best Friend – Can’t Be Alone.
London beatmakers Best Friend return with new mixtape ‘Forever’ and the first track is a nostalgia-inducing joint titled “Can’t be alone”. It chronicles endless summer days & hazy summer nights Best Friend are a production duo from London UK who stitch together summery, laid-back beats dripping with retro flavor.
Billa Joints – Gotta Try
Producer Billa Joints laces up a smooth, head nodding , piano-driven beat titled “Gotta Try”. This track is really smooth so hit the play button and get familiar.
Kiss Shot – nightlife
“Kiss Shot is a producer from many places, based in Orlando, Florida. Inspired by the mellow soulful sound-portrait “heather” by Billy Cobham, Kiss Shot delivers “nightlife” which is his own audible depiction of a dreamy landscape accessible only with your ears.
Violentlyill – Round Midnight
Violentlyill returns with another jazz influenced boombap piece titled “round midnight”. Hit the play button and get familiar
POLR – Moonlight
POLR drops the mellow, head-nodding beat titled “Moonlight”. “Moonlight” is the first single off of his third EP, “Into the Night,” and features a chill piano loop, pocket drums and bass, and a live improvised saxophone solo.
POLR is the digital alter-ego of Nashville producer, Micah Von.
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