Axel Holy: Let It Go

Another superb track from the new Axel Holy album, which saw its full release on Friday. Baileys Brown’s alter ego is transported into an animated world in the video for Let It Go, thanks to the ample talents of Monsta Art. The track is produced by Jack Danz, I’ve got a proper post about the album en route, but for now enjoy this video and check the full album, Wonderworld, on all good streaming platforms.

Jack Danz: Dying Lotus (Stream)

Nice little selection of instrumentals from Jack Danz and the second instalment of his Dying Lotus beat tape series. Vaguely menacing with an abundance of “where the fuck did he find that?” samples, this tape only further certifies Danz as one of my favourite beatmakers in the UK. You can stream the tape below and downloads are available via Bandcamp, along with the first chapter which dropped back in April. Continue reading “Jack Danz: Dying Lotus (Stream)”

Defenders Of Style: Nosedive

Defenders Of Style are about to his us with a new EP and if the title track is anything to go by, it looks like it’s going to be another strong release from the Leeds quartet. Nosedive is produced by Adam Koots. The EP is available for pre-order now via Pang Productions, with a release date set for 14 December.

Black Josh: Ciggaweed + Album Stream

Last week saw the release of the latest album from Black Josh. Yung Sweg Lawd is arguably his strongest work to date, with the Manchester MC exploring a wide range of production styles, while managing to sound at home on all of them. The production is handled by a host of talent, including fellow LEVELZ members Biome and Metrodome, as well as the likes of Jack Danz, Reklews, dylantheinfamous, Sly Moon and Pitch 92. There are also a bunch of strong features, including Milkavelli, Truthos Mufasa, Lee Scott, ELIZA and Sniff. The album is available to stream below and you can also watch the latest video from the project for the Skepta produced banger, Ciggaweed. Downloads are available via Blah. Continue reading “Black Josh: Ciggaweed + Album Stream”