Tag Archives: Mixtape

John Tejada – Beacons

Happy Birthday John Tejada! The L.A.-based deep house producer, DJ and tumultuous Taurus celebrated last Saturday with a special appearance at underground house series Bottomfloor. Because not every fan of Tejada’s long unfolding forays into ambient and abyssal rhythms could fit into the red-lit loft, the prolific producer dropped a new mixtape, Beacons. Custom cut with visuals by UK […]

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Raekwon – “Chinese Marines” (feat. Mobb Deep + Genesis)

Raekown - Unexpected Victory (2011)

I’ve always preferred Genesis with Peter Gabriel, so I’m not afraid to admit that I’ve mostly ignored the Phil Collins lead material post 1977. Surprisingly, I finally have been given a reason to pay attention though. Hip-hop legend and Wu-Tang personality Raekwon dropped a new mixtape for New Years titled Unexpected Victory. Its stand out […]

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CRAP Eyewear Presents – Snack Pack Vol 4: Fat Tony

In their latest installment of the Snack Pack mix series, CRAP Eyewear reached out to southern hip-hop phenom Fat Tony for a selection of songs made for a Friday night.  Coming off of quite the year including a tour with Das Racist, a performance at Fun Fun Fun Fest, and a track on the A$AP […]

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Dead and Lovely // A Halloween Mixtape

This is Halloween, everybody make a scene Trick or treat till the neighbors gonna die of fright It’s our town, everybody scream In this town of Halloween -Jack Skeleton Enjoy our batch of tunes ranging from the dark and eerie, to the strange and scary.  Have a great Halloween weekend!

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September Mixtape

Well, you did it.  You made it through September.  In a way, you made it through the “Monday” of the year.  You’ve recovered from your 3 month break, and now are officially back into the swing of things.  But, hey- at least you had one hell of a batch of tunes to help get you […]

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The summer season, that blissful, warm 3-month hug from mother nature, is one of the few welcome consistencies in this endlessly inconsistent life. Each June, after months of tease from that devilish Spring, she pokes her head around the corner with promises of the unexpected on her tongue and a mischievous sparkle in her eyes. She coaxes […]

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Flying Lotus – Lovers Melt Vol. 2

Steven Ellison, the Angeleno beat-maker who is more commonly known as Flying Lotus, gave all of us a wonderful little treat this past weekend: his marathon, 2.5 hour mixtape Lovers Melt Vol. 2. This is the epic followup to the initial Lovers Melt, which was released a while back as a part of the Stones […]

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Geometric Afghan July Mix

Our good friend Andrew, of Geometric Afghan, just released his July mixer, and as always, its a hour’s worth of tasty tunes and funky grooves. He’s been putting out killer mixtapes for more than a year now, featuring a blend of the some of the best contemporary jams. We were honored when he asked us […]

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Free Downloads: Weeknd- House of Balloons / Pusha-T- Fear of God

The Weeknd- House of Balloons (2011)

“He’s what you want, I’m what you need.” Toronto’s The Weeknd offer their debut for free.  Download the smooth, seductive R&B album House of Balloons below. It sounds so polished, it’s hard to believe it’s their first. Download House of Balloons here. Pusha-T’s new mixtape also saw a free release today.  The Kanye featured half […]

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