As we get deeper into the month of March, we got some varied sounds from what the underground could offer. Check them out below.
Regina (feat Efaylah) – Reign
Florida natives Regina and Efaylah team up for the statement song titled “Reign”. The minimalistic sonic works well with Regina’s sincere flow and vivid lyrics. Sonically it’s a blend of new age Hip-hop meets soul, fused with rhythm, electrifying energy
PartNa EnCryme – For The World Ft Breana Marin
PartNa EnCryme is the latest duo on the block, made up of Navy service members Marcus Allen and Adom Lutalo. Their newest record is the laid-back, groovy jam titled “For The World” and features singer Breana Marin
Gran Larson – Winnin [Prod. By AmpOnTheTrack]
Calvin L. Nelson aka Gran Larson crafts a winners anthem in the form of his new record titled “Winnin”.
After losing a talent show in middle school. He started to rap again with the support from a few friends and classmates. This comeback featured a new style and approach. He wrote everyday, but did not limit himself to only rap. He wrote poetry as well; it helped his thought process prior to writing music. With the influences of The Notorious B.I.G, Scarface, Method Man and Outkast, Larson recorded his first song titled “Listen (Feel Me)” letting everyone know that he’d entered the rap game. He released his debut mixtape “Burn Notice” on his birthday 7/11/12 showcasing his style of rap.
Blanco Suave – Caged Tigers
Northern Michigan based duo Blanco Suave is back with their new single titled “Caged Tigers”. Everyone has nights where their desire for their dreams to come to fruition keeps them lying awake. The record is the perfect song for those restless nights and restless spirits. Cosmic and floral imagery floats over this heartbeat-esque beat as emcee Gretch waxes on the “caged tigers” in her spirit. This new single will leave you feeling wistful and wanting more.
Blanco Suave is an independent hip-hop duo based out of Northern Michigan featuring musicians Luke Arquette and Gretch McKenzie. They grew up together, and have made music in various groups since 2010, but Blanco Suave is their first original project.
Bluestaeb – Mind Feat. Noah Slee & MAÏA.
Berlin and Paris based producer Bluestaeb releases new single “Mind”. The record is a laid back, soul-drenched record featuring the alluring vocals of NZ artist Noah Slee and Australia’s multi-disciplinary artist MAÏA, “Mind” is an infinitely soulful duet which showcases all three of the artists in their own right. In “Mind”, Bluestaeb’s influences shine through, while taking on a sound of their own at the same time. The second part of the beat includes a little reference to one of his favourite tracks by The Roots, bringing more live instrumentation, with slick guitar licks and keys taking the original beat into a more mature space.
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