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Throwing Shade feat. Emily Bee: Sweet Tooth
This is just gorgeous. Dreamy and sweet from the brilliant London-based Throwing Snow. From her 19 JEWELS EP, which drops 19th May on No…
Disclosure: Latch (Lido Remix)
This was totally unexpected. Massive.
Jazz and experimental beats as played in outer space. Cambridge-based Spacedtime, who has worked with Hawk House when they were called A Yellow Man,…
King Krule: Baby Blue (Gregor refix)
RHODES: Your Soul
Captivating from London-based Rhodes. Taken from his new Morning EP. Download Morning. Make sure you watch the music video. More from RHODES.
Khushi: Magpie (Turtle Rework)
Beatnik’s Turtle offers his latest stunning rework. This time of fellow ‘One To Watch’ KHUSHI. Having already added his magic to Lyla Foy and…
Atmosphere: Kanye West
Another cool joint from Atmosphere’s new album Southsiders, on Rhymesayers.
DJ Jazzy, DJ Babu & Mr Thing@Scala
Hip hop lovers unite. The Doctors Orders—”King’s Of The Capital’s Hip Hop Scene” (Time Out)– have put together legends DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Babu…
Apollo Brown: The Answer
Brilliant soulful boombap hip hop from one of Detroit’s finest Apollo Brown. Brown’s latest instrumental soundtrack Thirty Eight, apparently falls somewhere between the end of…
The Invisible: Wings (Floating Points Remix)
Truly something special. Let Floating Points lift you to a higher place has architects a home for the incredible voice of Dave Okumu. Download…
New track from the much hyped Alpines. We dig the oldskool flavour. Plus its super catchy.
Heltah Skeltah: Midnight Madness (Jewbei Remix)
Beatnik’s Jewbei offers his latest misty head-nodding remix. Dope. Download for free via player.
Junior Murvin: Police And Thieves
Classic dreamy eyed beauty. Perfect for luring out the spring sunshine
Hundred Waters: Cavity
Kind of epic from LA-based Hundred Waters.
Iman Omari: Addicted
Space-soul. Taken from Iman Omari’s High-Loops.
Samuel Truth: Trout is Salmon
You have to love this, just for the title. Auckland-based producer, Samuel Truth drops the sort of music you could expect swimming underneath. Download…
The Ranjahz feat. Cee-Lo: Inspiration
We love Cee-Lo Green before he went pop. Produced by the legend that is DJ Premier.
Big Krit: Wake Up (Instrumental)
Blissful. Taken from 4eva N Day Instrumentals. Download for free via player.
Kharma & Factory: Urban Spirit
Perfect liquid drum n bass. Taken from Kharma & Factory’s Urban Spirit EP. Download the track.
KOOL A.D: THE FRONT (FEAT. TORO Y MOI & AMAZE 88)
Vibing. Featuring the brilliant TORO Y MOI and taken from KOOL A.D’s super cool hip hop project The Word. Name your price and download.
Ray LaMontagne: Trouble
A voice all his own. Taken from LaMontagne’s debut album of the same name.
Raphael Attar: I Like Walking
Raphael Attar is a rapper, poet, comedian, community leader and inspiration. He is also the frontman for one of our favourite bands, Paper Tiger (Wah…
MOONCHILD: I’ll Make It Easy
‘I’ll Make It Easy’ is taken from Please Rewind. MOONCHILD is Amber, Andris, and Max, making sweet downtempo jazz-infused soul.
Future Islands: Seasons (Waiting On You)
Taken from Future Islands latest album, Singles, which came out in March on 4AD.
The Source feat. Candi Staton: You’ve Got The Love (New Voyager Radio Edit)
You got the love.
Laura Perkins: My Favourite Room
Laura Perkins has our attention. Download for free.
Robin Schulz: Willst Du
Actual good european dance music.
Joe Taylor: Losing You Was Everything (ARC Remix Pt I)
Exquisite remix from London based electronic/techno wizards ARC . That sample has us loco. Name your price and download from Bandcamp.
Traces feat.Laura Perkins: A Place To Call A Home
Powerful, hair-tingling electronica from songwriter/producer duo Traces from London. Download for free via player. Become a fan.
Paolo Nutini: Iron Sky (Abbey Road Session)
We dare you to find a more powerful live session then this Abby Road one from Paolo Nutini. Pure gold. ‘Iron Sky’ is taken…
Blak Movie: Give It Up
‘Give Up / Love’ is the really cool first single from the collaborative project from Debian Blak and Boy In A Movie, called Blak…
Jimmy Lindsay: Ain’t No Sunshine
One of our favourite ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’ covers
Classic sounds from London’s Codec
Slime: Patricia’s Stories Ft. Jeremiah Jae
Wonderful production from London based Slime
Mobb Deep: My Block produced by KAYTRANADA
Mystical vibes from the Infamous Mobb & Kaytranada
Watcha Clan: We Are One (4hero Remix)
Our favourite duo. 4hero.
Santigold: Shove It
Taken from her brilliant 2008 self-titled debut.
Liquid: Sweet Harmony
Hands in the air…. ‘In Sweet Harmony’.
BROODS: Bridges (HIGH HØØPS Edition)
HIGH HØØPS adds some flavour to New Zealand outfit BROODS’s big hit.
Freddie Joachim: Waves
Amazing production from the US based producer. We love Freddie.
Moon Gangs: I
Filmic electronica from Moon Gangs.
TODD TERJE feat. Bryan Ferry: Johnny And Mary
A stunning cover of Robert Palmer’s 80s classic. Bryan Ferry sounds amazing.
Eliza Shaddad: You For Me (Radio Edit)
We are proud to share Beatnik’s latest label release, the magnificent singer/songwriter and Beatnik artist—Eliza Shaddad. ‘You For Me’ is a breath-taking love song…
Stan Forebee: Blue Moon
We can’t get enough of German producer Stan Forebee. This is has us on the vibe. Taken from his blissful Jazz Sessions. Download Jazz…
Nick Mulvey: Vetiver
dreamy guitar-lead new single from Nick Mulvey. Taken from his new album Cucurucu. Download Cucurucu.
Spandau Ballet: True
Classic 80s pop. Enough to melt chocolate.
Future feat. Pusha T, Pharrell & Casino: Move That Dope (C. Justice Bootleg)
That smooth drug music. Download for free via player.
Mar: Man X Woman (kenji. Remix)
Wonderful remix from the talented Kenji. Download for free via player.
Fabian Luttenberger: I Know
Beautiful production from Austrian producer Fabian Luttenberger. Download for free via player.
Suff Daddy: Gnac
Amazing textures from the German genius that is Suff Daddy
Q-Tip Feat. Stevie Wonder: What The Fuss (Shook Remix)
3 classics combined into 1!
Sam Smith: Money On My Mind
Guilty pleasure. Such a addictive chorus.
Sekuoia: Can’t Be Loved
Another stellar release from Up My Alley. Download for free via player. Taken from Sekuoia’s new EP, Trips, out 21st of March on digital and vinyl.
DXA: Ice’s Jazz
This is one of the most beautiful hip hop instrumentals we have heard in a long time.
Marlena Shaw: California Soul (Diplo/Mad Decent Remix)
Best remix of ‘California Soul’?
Cults: Go Outside
Stan Forebee: Life’s Perspective
Taken from the gorgeous Jazz Sessions, by Stan Forebee. Download the full album.
Bridging The Gap@The Alibi
Don’t miss the next BTG session. With special guest Throwing Shade . Free entry. Get tickets.
Mikos Da Gawd: What Would I Do
Too head-nodding good. Swim in that soul. Taken from Soulection - The Sound of Tomorrow. Download for free via the player.
Rick Ross feat. Wale, Drake: Diced Pineapples
We be suckers for cheesy rnb and our boy Drake. Taken from Rick Ross’ new album God Forgives, I Don’t.
Common feat will.i.am: A Dream
We have a dream.
John Newman: Out Of My Head (Sub Focus Remix)
Our favourite kind of uplifting drum n bass. Newman’s voice was made for a Sub Focus edit.
Sisyphus: I Won’t Be Afraid
Sisyphus is the new name for the collaboration between Serengeti, Son Lux, and Sufjan Stevens, whose new project under this moniker is a self-titled…
Say Bobby & The Governors of Highlife: Pachá
Brilliant collection of live world and African sounds. Well worth discovering HighLife Music Vol 2. Paul Sounder: Bass Craig Miller: Gylli and drum Kit…
Meadowlark: Family Tree
Stunning live recording from the UK’s Meadowlark. More music.
Grizzly Bear: Will Calls (Diplo Remix)
Diplo offers his trademark spice to Brooklyn-based Grizzly Bear. Download for free via player.
Soul: Only One (Joe Kay’s Slowed Sade Edit)
Joe Kay adds some laid-back looped goodness to Sade. Download for free via player.
Oath: Day2 (28 Days of CTI)
Australian Hip-Hop producer Oath latest project is 28 days of CTI, where he samples only CTI records for 28 days This is No. 21. Listen to…
Slack Wax feat.Anna Leyne: Close To My Fire
Taken from German electronic music duo Berndt Batke and Peter Hoppe aka Slackwax’s 2010 EP, Close To My Fire.
deeB: Downwards Below
Beautiful downtempo from Netherlands based producer deeB.
BrockBerrigan: The Celebration Song
A seriously good hip hop instrumental.
Diggs Duke: Something In My Soul
Let those sax and horns play out. Cool soul from Brownswood’s Diggs Duke. Check out his album Offering For Anxious.
Queen Latifah: U.N.I.T.Y. (instrumental)
Make sure you a brew a cuppa to this one.
Washed Out: All I Know (Moby Remix)
Moby and Washed Out. You have to press play.
Gorgeous and engaging music video from Shura for her stunning single ‘Touch’. Become fan. Directored by Ammr Khalifa
Slakah the Beatchild feat. Tanika Charles: Love Fool
A super soul track taken from Canadian producer Slakah the Beatchild’s brilliant new experimental/soul project—Soul Movement Vol 2. Well worth downloading the full release from Bandcamp.
Mo Kolours: Little Brown Dog
Anothor brilliant track from half-Mauritian, half-English producer, singer and percussionist Mo Kolours. Taken from his self-titled debut release. Pre-order Mo Kolours debut album.
The Pioneers: Long Shot Kick De Bucket
We are already in sunshine mode. Classic dub/reggae track from one of the best.
fwdslxsh: 4 u
Better for the body then carrot and ginger juice. Recent freebie from London’s fwdslxsh.
Expansions Collective: Expansion Sound Vol.1
To celebrate the relaunch of their musical family, Expansions Collective offer 30 tracks of soulful goodness, from the crew and some of their extended family.…
Nuyorican Soul: I Am The Black Gold Of The Sun (4hero Remix)
Calling out the spring sunshine, with our favourite—4hero.
Arthur Beatrice: Councillor
Stunning opening track from Arthur Beatrice’s highly awaited and critically acclaimed debut album Working Out.
Rare Monk: Splice (Turtle Rework)
Beatnik’s Turtle releases his latest rework. This time of experimental rock band, Rare Monk and their new single ‘Splice’.
Light Year: Come Together
Huge dance track taken from Light Year’s debut EP Come Together for Spectral Sound dropping March 31. Go order the release from Ghostly.
Laurel: Fire Breather
The next London Pop Lady to watch, Laurel Arnell-Cullen. Laurel. Download for free via the player.
ESSE: Deep Heart
Wow. New artist Esse. Become a fan.
Nuyorican Soul: Nautilus
You need to find the 7min original.
Common: The Light (Kero One Jazzhop Remix)
Cool remix by LA’s Kero One of one of our favourite Common tracks. Original from Like Water For Chocolate. More from Kero One.
Mesingnat: Old Time Mix
Nice like rice from UK’s Mesingnat.
Japanese Wallpaper feat. Wafia: Breathe In (Daktyl Remix)
Download for free.
Dudley Perkins: Flowers
Stone’s Throw’s Dudley Perkins. As a vocal muse for Madlib’s creations, Dudley is unmatched; he’s earned first pick at Madlib’s prized beat collections. Just…
Phoria: Once Again
The heart-stopping Phoria. Taken from their stunning debut EP, Bloodworks. More from Phoria.
High Class Filth: Love via Wifi
Nice Toro y Moi sample.
SOAK: BLUD (CHVRCHES REMIX)
Last year CHVRCHES started their own independent label called Goodbye Records. Soak is their debut artist on that label. So it makes sense they…
Death Vessel feat. Jónsi: Ilsa Drown
‘Ilsa Drown’ is taken from Death Vessel’s Island Intervals album. A project that springs from a more recent journey, for his first album since 2008’s acclaimed…
Lyla Foy & Turtle@Glasgow
Beatnik’s Turtle supports Lyla Foy live on home turf in Glasgow. Tickets.
Digable Planets: Im Cool Like That Karaoke
Classic hip hop instrumental. Just wait for those horns.
Lyla Foy: Feather Tongue
Lyla Foy those it again, showing why 2014 is going to be her year. Sensational electro-pop. Released on Sub-Pop. More info on Lyla Foy.
The Weeknd: Wanderlust (Snakehips Remix)
Don’t miss Snakehips highly awaited live show at Village Underground, London in May.
Congi & Occult Feat. Segilola: Same Kind
Another release on our fast becoming the go to place for chilled electronica, Deep Heads record label. ‘Same Kind’ features the charming soul of…
Hot 8 Brass Band: Steamin Blues
To celebrate Mardi Gras, New Orleans collective Hot 8 Brass Band are giving away this jolly number. Download via the player.
We love Fatima. Produced by FLAKO and taken from Family/La Neta, which dropped in December on Eglo Records. Get it on vinyl. More…
Dobie feat. Ninety 9: Cloud 98 3/4 (The Hics Remix)
Gorgeous remix of this downtempo/trip hop classic by London-based The Hics.
Existance: Miles Apart EP
Stunning EP from Existance aka Louis Hunt from Oxford. 3-track selection of deep ambient dubstep-influenced tracks. Download for free via Bandcamp.
ShaqIsDope: Opportunity (What Jay Z Said)
Yaken from Toronto’s ShaqIsDope’s EP, Early Beginnings: The Shaquille Baptiste Story. Download for free via the player.
Brother Ali: Baby Girl
Very powerful song from one of the best preachers in hip hop, Beatnik favourite Brother Ali. Taken from his fourth album, Us.
Dillion: Thirteen Thirtyfive
“I can say that you look pretty, You turn my legs into spaghetti.” Cute pop from Germany’s Dillion.
Ninetoes: Finder (Original)
One of the biggest upbeat electronic tracks from 2013. Those steel drums kill us.
Panama: How We Feel
‘Always’ is the second track from Panama’s Always EP, on Future Classics. Download Always.
Maya Jane Coles: Something In The Air (Bonobo Remix)
Bonobo has been slowing releasing an array of fantastic remixes recently. This new minimalistic one of underground dance queen Maya Jana is hard not…
Tourist feat. Will Heard: I Can’t Keep Up
Taken from Tourist’s new Patterns EP, dropping on Method Records.
Dusty Springfield: Spooky
Jordan Rakei: Blackbird Cover (Live in the Studio)
Stunning soul from Australian singer, producer and Beatnik favourite Jordan Rakei. Fans of Fat Freddy Drop and Electric Wire Hustle pay attention. Listen and…
Sango feat. SPZRKT: Middle Of Things, Beautiful Wife (Stwo Remix)
Two of our favourites STWO & SANGO. France to LA. Wow
Oceaán: Turned Away
Taken from his highly awaited debut EP dropping in March on Chess Club Records. Check it out.
Rare Monk: Splice
Brilliant track from Portland based psychedelic rock band Rare Monk. Taken from their 7-inch single Splice/Sleep Attack, available here. Become a fan.
Shalamar: I Can Make You Feel Good
Watch this and feel good.
Henry Wu feat. Tenderlonius: Natural Complexion
More soul then chicken gravy. Another powerful deep house track from the talented Henry Wu. Discover more.
KILTER feat. YOUTH: Hold Me
We have had our eye on London alternative rnb outfit YOUTH for while. This is a beautiful pairing with Sydney’s electronic producer Kilter.
Julio Bashmore feat. Jessie Ware: Peppermint
Insanely addictive. “I’m Hot For You!”
Boards of Canada: Olson (Wrm remix)
One of the best remixes we have heard of Boards of Canada. Download via Soundcloud.
deeB – Thru Clouds
Hip Hop and downtempo are still our first love. After the success of his debut Daydream EP, the Dutch beatsmith deeB dropped Thru Nature,…
South London’s most promising new club night returns this Saturday. Don’t miss WAVES with WALTER EGO and LAKOSA. You’ll likely find us there too.…
Parra for Cuva & Aérotique: Unique
Parra for Cuva makes the kind of electronic music that takes your mind on a journey.
Rainy Milo: Bout You (Tall Black Guy Remix)
Rainy Milo is looking to have a special year, hotly tipped as ‘One To Watch’. Tall Black Guy offers a cool remix, of this,…
Boards of Canada: Reach For The Dead
Nefarious atmospheric electronica from Boards of Canada. Taken from Tomorrow’s Harvest, released last year on Warp Records.
Bonobo feat. Andreya Triana: Stay The Same
The magnificent pairing of Andreya Triana and Bonobo. Taken from the incredible Black Sands.
Shocking Pinks feat. Arkitype: Slightly Killed
Gorgeous track from New Zealand’s Shocking Pinks, AKA Nick Harte. Taken from his new album, Guilt Mirrors, which has an overwhelming 35 tracks Download…
Hollow & Akimbo: Singularity (Osborne Remix)
Gooooood pop music. Taken from American duo Hollow & Akimbo’s Singularity EP, on Quite Scientific Records. Download via Bandcamp. Check out their self-titled debut…
Tall Black Guy: Broken Lies
Marvellous. Taken from Mini Therapy Chops.
Aisha Mars: Ultraviolet
Taken from BAMALOVESOUL PRESENTS ON DECK 2, released via BBE.
Omar S: Set It Out
Soul & house makes us smile.
Jungle: Busy Earnin’
Jungle Jungle Jungle Due for release in April on XL Recordings.
Matthew & Me: Modern Life
We like Devon’s Matthew & Me. Taken from MMXIII which came out last year on Quiet Records.
Wonderful Tycho. Taken from his Awake album coming out on Ghostly International.
Minimal electronic beauty from Australian producer B9. Just zone out for a minute. Taken from Chord marauders GB Vol. II released via Chord marauders.…
Today we recommend Beatnik’s ATTU. Taken from their brilliant free concept EP, IV, last year. Download via their Soundcloud. Become a fan on Facebook.
Great lead single from London’s KHUSHI. Make sure you check out the Phantoms EP on beautiful white vinyl. Released on cool indie Laissez Faire…
Oscar Key Sung: Holograms
Stunning new rnb from Melbourne’s Oscar Key Sung. Thanks La Siniora for the heads up.
Congi & Occult Feat. Segilola: Same Kind (Audialist Remix)
Stunning remix from Sweden’s Audialist. Segilola’s vocals are so calming. More from Segiloa.
The Doppelgangaz: Fall Thru
Taken from Doppelgangaz’s Peace Kehd.
Pharrell Williams: Happy
Cos we are happy!
Drake Ft. Jhené Aiko: From Time (Atu & Sango Edit)
Soulection’s Sango and Atu take on one of our favourites from Drake’s Nothing Was the Same. Yes! Download for free via the player. Discover…
JUCE: Call You Out
New London girl group JUCE have the industry talking. Word is they are soon to be signed to XL. Cool neo-soul with a 80s…
K H U S H I: Magpie
Gorgeous track from London’s KHUSHI. Let it build.
Django Django: Default
Django Django’s debut was one of your favourites in recent years.
Breath-taking from Sydney’s Seekae. Released on Future Classic.
Chateau Flight: Superflight (Maurice Fulton Remix)
Space-Disco remix of the cinematic beauty ‘Superflight’ by Chateau Flight. This remix was to celebrate the 5 year Birthday of a Sydney night called…
PALACE: Bitter (demo)
We are heart Palace. The best discovery you will have in years.
Context: Small Town Lad Sentiments (Mike Skinner Remix)
The Streets aka Mike Skinner was so unique in his style and musical direction there wasn’t anyone who really rivalled his sound. Fast forward…
ERIMAJ: Conflict Of A Man
Gorgeous neo-soul twined with downtempo/jazz sensibilities and fantastic drums. ERIMAJ made us warm inside.
Turtle: Opposite of Low
Beatnik’s very own, Turtle aka Jon Cooper drops his new single ‘Opposite of Low’ from his critically acclaimed Who Knows EP. The free remix…
Moxie: NTS Show (Lovers Special)
Moxie’s recent NTS show -’Lovers Special’ had us enjoying the winter sunshine. For all those still feeling the love from recent Valentine’s Day.
Golesworthy: Lost Where I Belong
Bristol/London-based Golesworthy offers this gorgeous ambient take on Andreya Triana’s ‘Lost Where I Belong’. He got us swept away in the moment. One of…
Henri Texier: Les LeBas (Bonobo Remix)
When old friend and sonic master Bonobo posts a free remix, we always stop and listen. A wonderful soulful-house take. Download via player.
Sage The Gemini: Don’t You (Joe Kay’s Slowed Edit)
Like trying to sing a love song to your girl after a overdose of cough syrup. We heart from Soulection’s Joe Kay! Download for…
COMMON Feat. Ab Soul: Made In Black America
“I’m Cold, I’m hard to melt.” Common comes back hard, proving he still has his unique lyrical ability.
Segilola: Substance Called Love
Beautiful track from London-based singer Segilola. Produced by Bambooma it’s taken from her new EP Somewhere Along The Line on King Deluxe. Download Somewhere…
Brilliantly catchy track from new Australian electronic producer/singer duo ALTA. Download for free via player. More from ALTA.
Lyla Foy & Turtle@Nice & Sleazy (Glasgow)
More info and get tickets.
Eliza Shaddad: When We (Sofar Version)
A beautiful stripped back version of ‘When We’ by new singer/songwriter Eliza Shaddad, which she recorded for Sofar Sounds. This version is taken from…
Common: The Light
For all those with love. Whether it be with someone else or more importantly knowing how to love yourself.
Lines – Parra for Cuva & Anna Naklab
Berlin’s Parra For Cuva can do no wrong. Download this spacious beauty for free via player.
Twin Caverns: Undiscover
Gorgeous from Sydney-based Twin Caverns. Download ‘Undiscover’.
King Ayisoba: Africa
Ghanian King Ayisoba on Amsterdam based label Makkum Records.
Astray Cow: Into The Night
Beautiful work from France producer Astray Cow.
SBTRKT: Something Goes Right
SBTRKT and Sampha conjure so many happy memories.
Chet Faker: Talk Is Cheap
Stunning first single from Chet Faker’s highly awaited debut album Built On Glass, out April 11 on Future Classic / Downtown Records.
Breath-taking track from new Irish singer, Soak. Fast becoming our new obsession, this young lady is only 17. ‘Blud’ is part of a new…
We’ve being supporting Beatnik friend Shura for sometime, ever since her early features with cinematic producer Hiatus. The stunning ‘Fortune’s Fool’ is one track…
Kev Brown: Albany
Our favourite hip hop is about love. This an example. Just wait for that trumpet.
Get The Blessing: Corniche
Seriously good updated jazz from Get The Blessing. Taken from their new album Lope and Antilope, out on 20th Jan through Naim Jazz Records.
Suzanne Vega: Tom’s Dinner
Alice Smith: Love Endeavor (Maurice Fulton Remix)
Herma Puma: Jollys (Ariya Astrobeat Remix)
Trumpets we love. Wonderful remix from two of our favourite producers and bands making brilliant world and instrumental music. Taken from . Download it.
YUMO: South of The Bridge
Hood music from Brisbone wizard YUMO, of Soulection.
P A N E S: A Narrative. An End.
We are quickly falling in love with new London collective PANES. PANES are Neneh Cherry’s daughter Tyson McVey and producer Shaun Savage.
Nuyorican Soul: I Am The Black Gold of The Sun (4hero Remix)
4Hero are god in our eyes. The masters of instrumental drum n bass.
Mazzy Star: Into Dust (Parra for Cuva edit)
Wonderful downtempo dance edit of Mazzy Star. Download for free via the player.
Mazzy Star: Fade Into You
We sink into our seats whenever hear the mesmerising Mazzy Star. The best dream-pop/alternative rock, taken from their beautiful So Tonight That I Might…
Missy Elliott: Sock It 2 Me (Kaytranada Remix)
Another brilliant remix from Canada’s and Soulection’s Kaytranada. Download for free via the player.
Burial + Four Tet: Nova
Four Tet & Burial. No need for description.
Stunning pop. Produced by the ambient master Shlohmo.
Phil Collins: Easy Lover
Prototype: OutKast (starRo Bossa Edit)
To honour Outkast’s reunion at the Coachella Festival, starRo drops a remix of one his favourites. starRo’s Facebook
Playtime by • dot • Lovely bit of footwork from the Duchess of Team Supreme. Making waves in the LA beat scene. From her recent…
Mr Carmack: Sunday Into Monday Funk
Great title for a great track. Taken from Mr Carmack’s SoundCloud relaunch. Mr Carmack’s Facebook
Blu: Soul Provider (Mo Fingaz Remix)
Dope remix from The Doctor’s Orders resident, DJ Mo Fingaz. Download for free. Catch him at A-Z of Hip-Hop February 1st, Book Club, London.…
Ghostpoet: Cash & Carry Me Home (feat. Kano)
Ghostpoet is DJ’ing at the Beatnik Launch party tomorrow (Thursday 30th). Free entry. Guest list only! More info here.
Andrew Ashong: Special
Andrew Ashong shows his brilliance once again with this throw back but updated soul beauty, ‘Special’. Taken from his superb new EP, available on…
Mikky Ekko: Stay (Original Demo)
Everyone has heard the Radio version blasting our ears. But have you heard the gorgeous demo from where the smash hit stemmed. It’s a…
Soosh: Unreleased Remixes
Taken from Soosh Remix EP that somehow was not meant to happen, so label Up My Ally decided to give these impressive reworks away…
Crystal Fighters: Love Natural (Debian Blak Remix)
Debian Blak adds his magic to Crystal Fighters latest offering. Download this catchy remix for free via player.
Busta Rhymes: Break Ya Neck
Break Ya Neck. Busta at his best.
Beatnik & Mixcloud: Mixtape Giveaway
We are excited to announce Mixcloud and Beatnik have teamed up for our Beatnik Launch Party. The first 150 people on the night will…
DARKSIDE: Golden Arrow
DARKSIDE is the sensational collaboration project between Nicolas Jaar Brooklyn multi-instrumentalist Dave Harrington. Psychic is their debut album, which dropped October 4th last year.…
NEXT: WIFEY ( fwdslxsh edit )
London’s fwdslexsh adds some ambience to an rnb classic. Download for free via player.
Drake: Hold On ( DJ A1 2am Remix )
Download via the player.
Stardust: Music Sounds Better With You
Not matter the day or time of year Stardust’s dance classic always cheers us up.
Peh Per Ghost: Tin Can Calm
Cool independent label Five Easy Pieces’ latest release, Peh Per Ghost is effortlessly ambient. Somewhere between woozy r&b and minimal house. ‘Tin Can Calm’…
David Douglas: Higher (Weval Remix)
Wait for it…..And lift. Download this brilliant remix via XLR8R.
Mo Kolours: Mike Black
Mo Kolours is a half-Mauritian, half-English producer, singer and percussionist. He has released a few EPs and now he’s set to drop his debut…
Maverick Sabre: I Need
Back to the brilliant soul of Maverick Sabre. Taken from his Travelling Man Mixtape. Download for free.
Skymark: Primeiras ImpressÃµes (Preview)
We highly recommend you get Skymark’s Primeiras ImpressÃµes LP on Modern Sun Records, from 2013. A brazilian jazz influenced album. Buy here.
Kwabs: Wrong or Right
Kwabs is getting all the hype right now. With new single ‘Wrong or Right’ produced by the incredible SOHN, we believe it’s totally justified.…
Bishop Nehru: You Stressin
Produced by Disclosure, the London duo show they aren’t bad at this hip hop glitch
Clarinet Factory: 5 Steps (Hidden Orchestra Remix)
Sensational remix by the magnificent Hidden Orchestra.
Sly & The Family Stone: If You Want Me To Stay
One of Sly Stone’s best tracks. Jesse Thorne on Bullseye radio puts it best. Skip intro at 1.45.
Tycho returns in 2014 with a this guitar lead gem. A beautiful new slice of what to expect from his upcoming LP, which is…
Andrew Ashong: Love The Way
Andrew Ashong is more then a soul artist. His music incorporates all the best influences of afro-beat, neo-soul and underground dance rhythmsâ€”creating music you…
Jon Phonics presents Tabanca: Mind Games (Pedestrian Remix)
One of three remixes included in Jon Phonic’s latest EP with newcomer Tabanca. Wicked footwork-dub from Pedestrian. Jon Phonics and Tabanca’s Domino Effect EP…
El.Train: Rowdy (NeguimBeatsRemix)
NeguimBeats is on fire! Keep a close watch on this boy for 2014. We sure will. Download for free NeguimBeats Facebook Darker Than Wax’s…
Phife: Dear Dilla
It’s the return of Phife (Dawg)! First single off his forthcoming album MUTTYmorPHosis. Download for free.
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Outkast-ATLiens.mp3" text="Outkast: ATliens" dl="0"] The ATliens return to the promised land. Hopefully we see them UK-bound in 2014.
Beatnik Launch Party@Rolling Stock
To celebrate the launch in January of our brand new website and last year Beatnik becoming a Creative, Artist Management Company and Label, we…
Lyla Foy: Left To Wonder (TURTLE Rework)
After the critical acclaim of his debut Who Knows EP, Beatnik’ very own Turtle drops this wonderful rework of American musician Lyla Foy’s gentle…
Gabriel GarzÃ³n-Montano: Everything Is Everything
Amazing groove and soul from new American musician Gabriel GarzÃ³n-Montano. Big thanks to Andrew Jarvis at Bandcamp for this discovery. Pre-order his exciting album,…
Sub Luna City: Smooth Ride
Listen to the full release. King Krule’s latest project is Sub Luna City and their super cool concept release City Rivims Mk 1. Laidback…
Rae Morris: Grow
We struggle to put into words how much we love Rae Morris. Never failing to put us on pause, the stunning ‘Grow’.
London Grammar: Nightcall
London Grammar cover Kavinsky’s Nightcall. Wow, wait till it drops. Taken from their Nightcall EP.
Marley Carroll: The Hunter
Another beautiful track from Marley Carroll’s gorgeous Sings release. Discover more.
MÃ˜ feat.Diplo: XXX88 (Joe Hertz Remix)
Massive free download.
Flume feat.Moon Holiday: Insane (L D R U Remix)
Untouchable electronic wizard Fume. Taken from the epic Deluxe Edition of the Aussie producer’s self-titled debut, which dropped on 12th November last year, with…
Lone: Airglow Fires
Voted track of 2013 at Gilles Peterson’s Worldwide Awards.
Gorgon City: Ready For Your Love ft. MNEK
We predict huge things for UK outfit Gorden City this year. This is a thumping soulful dance beauty that takes us back to the…
Lyla Foy: Left To Wonder
Beautiful free track from the incredible Lyla Foy. Taken from Lyla’s debut Shoestring EP. Download for free. Lyla Foy’s Facebook
Bijou: We Used To Hide (VVV && Bijou.)
Burial-esque with female vocals. Dark and wonderful.
Henry Wu: Mislead (Talk About It)
More electro-house-groove from the talented Henry Wu. Discover more.
Lorde: Buzzcut Season
Taken from Lorde’s critically acclaimed Pure Heroine.
Tom Misch: Can’t Explain It
A very warm welcome to Tom Misch. What a beat! Download for free.
Jon Phonics presents Tabanca: Domino Effect EP
A big start to 2014 for prolific producer Jon Phonics. Introducing Trinidadian Londoner Tabanca with her debut release, Domino Effect. Cutting edge production as…
Janita: Thats How Life Goes (NeguimBeats Remix)
Incredible work from NeguimBeats. Download for free Part of the Darker Than Wax familia.
Salvia Plath: House Of Leaves
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Salvia-Plath-House-of-Leaves-www.mrtzcmp3.net_.mp3" text="Salvia Plath: House Of Leaves" dl="0"] Psychedelic-rock from Baltimore’s Salvia Plath. Salvia Plath’s Facebook
Rae Morris: Skin
Watch the video to ‘skin’ and more from Rae Morris. Download for free via player.
Stunning minimal and soulful dance from Australian trio, Movement.
Katzuma: All Night
Soulful house to warm up these winter days. More music at Original Cultures bandcamp.
Oddisee: Invisible Walls
In ode of the recent passing of Late great Nelson Mandela, Mello Music Group announce the release of Mandela Vol. 1, Polysonic Flows, dropping…
SHY FX feat. Liam Bailey: Soon Come
SHY FX & Liam Bailey go back to Roots and Culture.
Brenk Sinatra: UNdecided+LongAssIntro
As crude as it sounds, it is a mighty good beat! Download for free Brenk Sinatra’s Facebook
Lockah: If Loving U Is Wrong, I Don’t Want To Be Wrong
Aberdonian Lockah returns with a retro, Miami Vice-esque track guaranteed to put that twinkle in your toes. Forthcoming on Donky Pitch. Lockah’s Facebook Donky…
Robert Glasper Experiment: Move Love (Kaytranada Edition)
Big remix from the Montreal master. Download for free. Kaytranada’s Facebook
Anushka: Never Can Decide
Pop duo Anushka drop a hypnotic video to their catchy single. Forthcoming on Brownswood Recordings. Brownswood’s Facebook
Lyla Foy: Feather Tongue
Beautiful lead single to Lyla’s forthcoming album Mirrors the Sky. Released 17/18th March on Sub Pop Records. Lyla Foy’s Facebook
Steve Miller Band: Fly Like An Eagle
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Steve-Miller-Band-Fly-Like-An-Eagle-www.mrtzcmp3.net_.mp3" text="Steve Miller Band: Fly Like An Eagle" dl="0"] A very familiar break in a lot of classic Hip-Hop.
Jonwayne: The Come Up ft. Scoop DeVille
Debut video from a debut album, Jonwayne is finally official! Massive track from his self-produced album Rap Album One on Stones Throw. Jonwayne’s Facebook
Drake: All Me (Stwo Remix)
Another wicked remix from Stwo. Better than the original? Download for free. Stwo’s Facebook
J Dilla: The Diamonds (The Shining Pt. 1)
In anticipation of The Doctor’s Orders annual J Dilla tribute show, J Dilla Changed My Life. Sunday 2nd February. The Scala. London. Don’t miss…
Button Eyes: Simple Days
Button Eyes is a musical collective fronted by producer Lewis Lindgren a.k.a 184. Already a big attribute to UK Hip-Hop, 184 pairs with Rag…
Klaus Layer: Die GefÃ¤hrten (The Homies)
Very nice beat from the Boom-Bap king. Klaus Layer’s Facebook
L’Orange & Stik Figa: Monochrome
Great single off The City Under The City on Mello Music Group. Mellow Music Group’s Facebook
Jaze Baqti: Mason Street Blues
Jazzy-Jaze drops this Bluesy number in the midst of his journeys across the US, New Zealand and Japan. Forthcoming on Cosmonostro. Jaze Baqti’s Facebook…
Kazi & Madlib: A.V.E.R.A.G.E.
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/19-A.V.E.R.A.G.E.-92.mp3" text="Kazi & Madlib: A.V.E.R.A.G.E." dl="0"] Blackmarket album. Made 1996. Released 2011.
Question: Una Nota
California’s Question drops an EP inspired by his favourite Brazilian records. Buy / Stream his Favela EP here. Question’s Facebook
King Avriel: Prelude (IAMNOBODI Remix)
New remix from IAMNOBODI. IAMNOBODI’s Facebook King Avriel’s Facebook
Labi Siffre: I Got The
My name is…
Freddie Joachim: Begonia EP
New Freddie Joachim! A true master of his craft, every beat this man produces is gold. Download for free. Freddie Joachim’s Facebook
VYANN Experiences: Soulmilf
Debut from French collective, Vyann Experiences. Encompassing sounds from Jazz to Soul with influences from Miles Davis to J Dilla. Beautiful music. Buy/Stream their…
Kenny Dope: Get On Down
Kenny Dope – one of Hip-Hop and House’ M.V.Ps. Taken from his 1994 Pushin’ Dope EP. Get on down…
Reva Devito: Sweetest Taboo
HW&W can’t do wrong, introducing R&B and Soul vocalist Reva Devito. Check out this Sade cover with B.Bravo on production. Download for free. Reva…
INI Movement: De Gulden Snede Vol.2
A fantastic compilation up for grabs here. Covering a little bit of everything it’s quite amazing the range of styles and influences this compilation…
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/02-1999.mp3" text="Prince: 1999" dl="0"] It’s New Years Eve…it’s Prince.
Rag’N'Bone Man: Rising Sun Feat. Stig of the Dump
Impressive rendition of ‘House Of The Rising Sun’ by Blues brother Rag’N'Bone Man featuring the indomitable Stig Of The Dump. Rag’N'Bone Man’s Facebook Stig…
Aphex Twin: Nannou (Co. Fee Remix)
L.A’s Co. Fee adds a touch of crunk to Aphex Twin. Download for free. Co. Fee’s Facebook
Kraak & Smaak: Don’t Let People (Moods Remix)
A rather large remix from Moods – just wait for the first snap of the snare… Download for free Moods Facebook
The Mighty Bop: Freestyle Linguistique
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Oddisee: Invisible Walls
New Oddisee! Part of a forthcoming compilation on Mello Music Group, Mandala Vol. 1, Polysonic Flows. Out January 28th 2014. Oddisee’s Facebook Mello Music…
Paul Simon: Getting Ready For Christmas Day
Arkist: Summer Shimmer feat. Lee Risdale
Bristol bass-connoisseur drops his very own Nightrider-esque anthem – huge! Arkist’s Facebook
Clams Casino: Instrumental Mixtape 3
One of the biggest producers in Hip-Hop today, Clams Casino drops his third instalment of instrumentals. Download for free Clams Casino’s Facebook
Intrinsic Trance: Hey Policeman
Chloe Martini: Reborn EP
Loovely stuff from the young Polish producer, she is in a league of her own! Brought to you by the brilliant Mellow Orange Music…
Keeper: Bad Doctor (prod. Boombaptist)
Always got time for the Boombaptist, this time remixing trio, Keeper. Recognise those drums?? Download for free. Boombaptist Facebook Keeper Facebook
Jordan Rakei: Imagine (Moods Remix)
A lot of people caught the Rakei bug this year, including us. Here’s a beautiful rendition from Moods. Jordan Rakei’s Facebook Moods’ Facebook
KClassika: Innere Ruhe
Seriously nice hip hop instrumental from Cologne producer KClassika.
Koda & Bijou: There
Beautifully dark, with atmospheric percussion, ‘There’ had us feeling all kind of goosebumps. Similar to how we feel about Burial. Bijou is the alias…
Nils Frahm: You (Teen Daze Rework)
Stunning rework from ambient wizard Teen Daze. We could listen to that piano loop all day. Download for free.
Sampha: Too Much (Solo Version)
I challenge anyone to heart Sampha more than us. Any Drake fans we recognise an alternative version of this on Nothing Was The Same.
Oscar Key Sung: All I Could Do
Addictive electronic rnb from Melbourne-based Oscar Key Sung.
Jaymes Young: Parachute
A powerful pop ballad from LA-based Jaymes Young. Download for free via the player. Find out more.
Mala feat. Danay Suarez: Noches SueÃ±os
Back to when Mala went to Cuba. Hypnotic Spanish hyperdub.
Marley Carroll: Speed Reader
Marley Carroll hails from the misty mountains of Asheville in the United States. He is a sophisticated electronic producer with a penchant for melancholy…
Mount Kimbie feat. King Krule: You Took Your Time
King Krule’s drawl-like vocals and Mount Kimbie’s pensive electronica are a dream collaboration.
Blossom: Dusk feat. Jehst
Deep, dramatic and poetic – Jehst continues to push the boundaries. Collaborating with soundscape extraordinaire, Blossom for his sophomore album The Longest Journey on…
Flying Lotus: Ideas + Drafts + Loops
A few weeks back Flying Lotus dropped a nice package of beats, cuts and ideas with many renowned features and featurettes. Download for free.…
Lego: Droppin’ It On Em
Lead single from Lego’s latest album The Rendition on Boom Bap Professionals. A big release with Jack Danz on production throughout. Download for free.…
The Pliers: Bam Bam
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AYER: Circle Down (Keljet Remix)
Gorgeous electro-pop/dance with a washing 80′s tinge. Download for free via player.
One of our favourites from New Zealand singer/song-writer Lorde’s debut album Pure Heroine. Image lu-yang wang.
Deetron: Come Away Further
With a beautiful four to the floor drum beat, voluminous deep house groove and a dreamy nostalgic vocal line, Deetron has made a gorgeous…
Truly stunning minimal electonica from Hmot. Taken from his exciting new project Oneirology.
A$AP Nast feat. Method Man: Trillmatic
Method Man returns.
IMAN OMARI & SANGO@Birthdays
SANGO in London. Don’t miss out.
Chester Watson: Colors
Short and sweet, but the perfect side of chilled hip hop from Chester Watson.
Christian Rich: XYAB
What a track from LA-based Christian Rich.
Gilles Peterson: Nelson Mandela Tribute Mix
There are sure to be an array of tribute mixes dedicated to the late great Nelson Mandela. But few can come close to curating…
This time with a distinctive leading electric guitar, here is another beauty from the king of ambient, Tycho. Taken from his forthcoming LP, Awake,…
A dreamy hip hop instrumental from Detroit producer Chanes. It’s also our favourite from his beautiful EP, Take With. Download for free via the…
Esta feat. Alina Baraz: Paradise
Where so many get it wrong, California beat maker Esta creates the perfect balance of glitch, trap and pop with ‘Paradise’. Part of the…
Maya Jane Coles feat. Karin Park: Everything
UK electronic queen Maya Jane Coles always conjures the atmosphere of late night London. ‘Everything’ is the 2nd track taken from Maya Jane Coles’…
MED, Blu, Mayer Hawthorne & Madlib: The Buzz
‘The Buzz’ is a new Soulful head nodder with a dream line up. Discovered on ….The Main Squeeze hip hop show with DJ MoFingaz…
Rosie Lowe: Right Thing
Mesmerising ballad from Devon-born South-Londoner Rosie Lowe. Her latest EP is produced by Kwes and The Invisibleâ€™s Dave Okumu. A project that promises to…
Chairlift: Sidewalk Safari (Sampha Remix)
We return to this dreamy space remix by Beatnik favourite Sampha of Brooklyn-Based Chairlift.
Shigeto + Anchorsong @ Elektrowerkz
Two incredible beat-smiths go head to head on this double headliner. Performing live. At the same time. 8th February 2014. More information and tickets…
Pajaro Sunrise: Good To See You
Beautiful track from Madrid-based musician Pajaro Sunrise (Yuri MÃ©ndez Jr). Taken from his wonderful new album Kulturkatzenjammer, available here. Watch the music video.
Arthur Beatrice: Midland
New release from the magnificent Arthur Beatrice with an entrancing drum pattern. Fast becoming our favourite new obsession, taken from their highly awaited debut…
Tall Black Guy: Where To Look
Tall Black Guy keeping on fine form, he just can’t do wrong. Tall Black Guy’s Facebook
Kwabs: Last Stand
Simple stunning soul! Produced by the incredible SOHN. Kwabs’ Facebook SOHN’s Facebook
Nostalgia 77: An Angel With No Halo
A melting pot of jazz, psychedelia and dub. Beautiful! Taken from Nostalgia 77′s forthcoming album A Journey Too Far on Tru Thoughts. Nostalgia 77′s…
Joey Bada$$ & J Dilla: Two Lips
Joey Bada$$ has the privilege of rhyming over an untouched Dilla beat. How many people can say that nowadays!? In association with Akomplice Clothing…
Nick Mulvey: Nitrous
The BBC Sound of 2014, we return to this wonderful track from Nick Mulvey, formally of Portico Quartet. Nick is currently putting the finishing…
Lefto: Yesterday (The Two Of Us)
Belgium’s Lefto has magic fingers when it comes to conjuring pure grooves and vibes.
Luca Lozano: Chaki Zulu
Mesmerising instrumental from UK born but Berlin-based producer Luca Lozano. His music settles between Tech and House, but that is not near enough to…
Mala: Como Como feat. Dreiser & Sexto Sentido (Theo Parrish Remix)
We got lost in this track from our two favourite underground kings Mala and Theo Parrish. Released via Brownswood.
Connan Mockasin: I’m The Man, That Will Find You
Smooth like coco butter from UK based Connan Mockasin. Connan’s second album Caramel is out now on Phantasy/Because Music.
King Krule: Easy Easy
King Krule’s debut album 6 Feet Beneath the Moon on XL, is in contention as one of the best albums of 2013. Many years…
Metabeats: Passport feat. Vanity Jay
Metabeats takes us back to the 80s with that kick and snare. Lovely collab with Vanity Jay. Make sure to check out the rest…
Forest Swords: The Weight Of Gold
A nefarious experimental beauty from Liverpool-based musician Forest Sword. From their Debut album Engravings, which dropped in Aug on Tri Angle Records. More music…
Muddy Waters feat. Automato: Walk into the blues (Grant Lazlo’s meltin’ mix)
Muddy Waters gets a hip hop remix. Download for free via the player.
Melvin Bliss: Synthetic Substitution
Serious breaks from 1973. A sample gem for many hip hop heads.
Stunning and atmospheric free track from New Zealand electro-pop duo BROODS.
The War On Drugs: Red Eyes
A Gorgeously euphoric indie track from The War On Drugs as they return with ‘Red Eyes’. Released on Secretly Canadian, the close comparisons to…
SINAH: Just Ok
Debut single from exciting London-based artist, SINAH. ReleaseD Noise Praise.
Breach feat. Andreya Triana: Everything You Never Had (We Had It All)
Andreya Triana has us dancing on our desks.
Nixwaxmas @ TBA (Central London)
Get festive this Friday (6th) with innovative House imprint, Nixwax. Approaching their third year in existence they are at full-power showing no signs of…
Lyla Foy: Shoestring
We return to this beauty from Lyla Foy, formally called WALL. Directed by Oscar Hudson.
Nate Connelly – You Echo (Asa Remix)
Rising electronic songwriter/producer Nate Connelly has us our serious attention with his beautifully sombre debut single â€˜You Echoâ€™. Released 2nd December via Blind Colour,…
Fatima: Black Dough
UK’s queen of future funk, Fatima is preparing her soulful return to our ears. ‘Black Dough’ the B-Side of Fatima’s upcoming 12″ Single called…
The Benchwarmers Clique: The Ugly
Our very own Jewbei (Joe Lovelock) had a big hand in the majority of beats on The BenchWarmers Clique latest dope hip hop offering.…
Grover Washington Jr: Hydra
Funk/Jazz don’t get much better then this. Can you remember the number of hip hop acts that sampled this track?
Soulection: Thank You
Leaders of the new school, Soulection celebrate 50k followers on SoundCloud with a wicked EP featuring no other than Mr. Carmack, Sango, Ta-Ku and…
Mtume: Prime Time (Jon Phonics Remix)
Very cool edit by boom-bap turned disco-inferno, Jon Phonics. Download for free. Jon Phonics’ Facebook
Busta Rhymes: Thank You (feat. Q-Tip)
It’s the return of the Bus-A-Bus and Abstract. Great track! In anticipation for their collaborative album The Abstract & The Dragon dropping December 12th.…
G L I T C H E S: RGB
Indie-pop outfit recently dropped another great video, this time for cool track ‘RGB’. Catch their three London shows in a real WWII bunker. Something…
Leon T. Pearl: If You’re Still There
Full of nods to those good old garage days, newbie Leon T. Pearl had us wiggling. Download via player. More from Leon T Pearl.
Let this electronic glitch beauty bloom like a flower. Download for free.
Tom Jones: It’s Not Unusual
Friday is good enough excuse as any for Tom Jones.
Chet Faker & Flume: Lockjaw EP
Fellow Australian electronic wizards Chet Faker and Flume coming together has created quite a frenzy. Stream their EP and judge for yourself what all…
To Do: Too Insistent (TrentemÃ¸ller Remix)
TrentemÃ¸ller remixes Parisian duo, TO DO, resulting in some infectious electro-pop.
Nautic: Lover Won’t You Throw Me A Line
Not much known, except we are throughly enjoying. Nautic cover Linda Thompson. Available soon on DEEK Recordings as part of the Pun For Cover…
Michael Kiwanuka: Bones
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Kijk Een Ster: Night Out EP
Loving this EP from the Dutch master. Six-super-funky-tracks constructed from the juiciest of synths and bass lines. Not to mention the amazing vocals from…
Eric B & Rakim: Don’t Sweat The Technique (Pepin Edit)
Japan’s Pepin reworks a straight up classic. Download for free. Pepin’s SoundCloud Darker Than Wax Facebook
Metabeats: ‘Hookers’ ft. Action Bronson (VIP RMX)
One of the UK’s boldest beatsmiths, Metabeats, drops a VIP remix of his collaboration with the busiest rapper around, Action Bronson. Download for free.…
Urban Thermo Dynamics: My Kung-Fu
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Debian Blak feat Joshua Idehen: Say You
Debian Blak returns with this massive infectious track. ‘Say You’ sees the rising London electronic producer collaborate with brilliant Benin City frontman Joshua Idehen.
Delusionists: Messiah Complex
Delusionsits return after a long hiatus just where they left offâ€”producing dope UK hip hop.
Blue Daisy: Psychotic Love
Weird and wonderful from Blue Daisy. The menacing ‘Psychotic Love’ follows on from his equally dark ‘Fu*k A Rap Song’ and is the title-track…
Joey Badass: Sorry Bonita (Prod. Oddisee)
When Oddisee produces Joey Badass it’s hard to find sweeter hip hop. Taken from Joey Badass’ Summer Knights mixtape. Download for free via player.
The Ambassadors: Aint Got The Love Of One Girl On My Mind
Soul Tuesday! This is a Scratch and Sniffs extended re-rub.
Flume & Chet Faker: Drop the Game
Brilliant concept video from Flume and Chet Faker. From Flume & Chet Faker’s collaborative Lockjaw EP.
TAPES: FIVE FIVE
Taken from his Weapons EP. Download for free.
Something quite magical from new London based producer Kindred. With ‘Demeanor’ this new talent drops us amongst the waves. Taken from his ambitious full…
Billy Paul: Let The Dollar Circulate (scratchandsniff’s extended re-rub)
Wonderful, proud and conscious vintage funk/soul. This re-rub is taken from Philadelphia International: The Re-edits.
Spazzkid: 40 winks
Tokyo born, but LA based Spazzkid drops the wonderfully odd video to single ’40 Winks’ from his brilliant album Desire (é¡˜ã†). We love how…
Afrika Bambaataa+Black Milk+Rob Swift+Tall Black Guy+Skillit@Scala London
The Doctor’s Orders next show is a big one, hosting a time line of hip-hop greats. God of hip-hop, Afrika Bambaataa will be gracing…
Joel Compass: Run (High Contrast Remix)
Serious drum n bass magic from the master that is High Contrast. The intro isn’t much to be desired, but when it kicks its…
VALENTINACX & FRIENDS@Bedroom Bar
For a night of special live music, don’t miss the mesmerising Valentina-Cx as she presents Valentina-Cx & Friends at Shoreditch’s Bedroom Bar. Expect a…
A La $ole: Been Swank
Serious Swag. Get lost in that dusty beat. Download for free via player.
The Soft: Twitch
This had us reaching for the clouds. Give it time to kick in and you’ll discover its uniqueness. The Soft’s Uncanny Valley EP dropped…
One of the most shared new bands on Beatnik, the arousing band Palace recently dropped a new demo. More up beat then previous work…
Lorde: Buzzcut Season (Live at BBC Radio 1)
Hat’s off to this beautiful live session from new pop sensation Lorde.
Samuel Truth: Kuma
Auckland’s Samuel Truth drops some futuristic electro-funk. Taken from his Kingdom EP.
Electric Wire Hustle: Numbers & Steel
The wonderful and thrilling Electric Wire Hustle return with this concept track. Taken from the fourthcoming album Love Can Prevail / Blackwater.
Is there a better voice then Sampha’s?
After his critically acclaimed debut single ‘Who Knows’, Turtle, a.k.a exciting Scottish singer/songwriter and producer Jon Cooper has released his debut EP of the…
Get The Blessing: Quiet
Jazz. Get The Blessing’s new album Lope and Antilope is out on 20th of January 2014 through Naim Jazz Records.
Attu: Don’t Sleep (1987 Remix)
Swedish producer adds some minimal magic to ATTU’s brilliant debut single ‘Don’t Sleep’. Download for free via the player. More from ATTU. Check out…
Kings Of Convenience: Scars On Land (Furns Cover)
Danish band give a blissful tribute to Kings Of Connivence. Download via the player.
Madonna: Lucky Star
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros: Life Is Hard (Teen Daze Remix)
Prepare for every part of you to melt. Download via the player.
Another custard release from Darker Than Wax, this time in the form of exciting Aukland beatmakerâ€”Wayvee. Here he samples the classic ‘Angel’ by the…
Lyla Foy: Easy
Formerly known as WALL, we have been a fan of arresting London singer and producer Lyla Foy for some time. She recently dropped the…
Brian Jonestown Massacre: Anemone
Something special from San Fran, neo-psychedelic band Brian Jonestown Massacre. Taken from their 1996 album, Their Satanic Majesties’ Second Request.
Koetry: The Bugg (Elephant Man Cut)
Throw those elbows. Koetry cuts up Elephant Man. Download for free.
NeguimBeats: Confess Your Faults
If you lean any further back to this you’ll be touching your heels. More laid-back instrumental synth/trap from Brazilian wizard NeguimBeats, on Darker Than…
The Farm: All Together Now
“All together now”. This classic dance-pop hit from Liverpudlian pop band The Farm was released in 1990.
Falcons: Falcon Eye (reprise)
Falcons’ debut Bird Call EP drops next week and boy, is it sounding good! Enjoy this aperitif. Out 20th November on HW&W Recordings. Falcons’…
Boz Scaggs: Lowdown
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Haerts: Wings (Shlohmo Remix)
Ethereal and evocative as per, big remix from Shlohmo. Download for free. Shlohmo’s Facebook
Common: The Sun God (Robot Orchestra Remix)
Loovely remix from Robot Orchestra. Robot Orchestra’s Facebook Download for free.
Hudson Mohawke: Hud Mo 100
Marking 100k ‘Likes’ on Facebook, Hudson Mohawke drops a selection of dope edits he’s made over the past few years. Including remixes of Ciara,…
Surface Emp: Moss
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/05-Moss.mp3" text="Surface Emp: Moss" dl="0"] To commemorate Hudson Mohawke reaching his 100k Facebook fan base we recommend his earlier work with fellow LuckyMe…
S0ul Unreal: EnterParadiseâ€‹.â€‹EP [S0ulmix]
S0ul Unreal puts his own touch on some hip-hop classics. Wicked little EP. Download for free.
Edward.A: Thinking About You
Super-soul from London young blood, Edward.A. No doubt going places. Download for free
Julia Losfelt: Up Today (Stwo Remix)
Stwo just never fails to amaze. His latest remix will send you into orbit… Stwo’s Facebook
Billie Holiday: Solitude
The perfect Monday soundtrack.
Persian Empire: Dopamin
Dynamic track from Cosmonostro’s Persian Empire. Listen as he elegantly switches between bass tempos. Download for free. Persian Empire’s Facebook Cosmonostro’s Facebook
Flume: The Greatest View (feat. Isabella Manfredi)
Synthy soul to warm your ears. Whizz-kid, Flume, drops a Deluxe Edition of his debut self-titled album. Winning! Flume’s Facebook
J-Louis: Set The Mood…(Jordan Rakei x J-Louis)
J-Louis’ take on Jordan Rakei’s knockout track ‘Add The Bassline.’ J-Louis’ Facebook
Turtle: Who Knows EP
Beatnik Creative’s very own Turtle makes available his stunning debut EP Who Knows. The man behind the mask, Jon Cooper, displays his multitude of…
Handbook: Gliding Through Water EP
Brand new EP from Handbook. Lovely stuff. Handbook’s Facebook
Gotta love Haim!
Lakim: Soulection White Label 001
Big news from electronic imprint Soulection as they drop the first of their White Label series from no other than Lakim. Stay posted for…
A deep and alluring piece from Soosh. Download for free Soosh’ Facebook
Kelpe: Puds (Sina Remix)
Came across this beauty from our friends at You’ll Soon Know. Download at YSK. Kelpe’s Facebook Sina’s Facebook
Lucky Paul: Thought We Were Alone feat. Milosh (Money vs. Gold Remix)
Giles Peterson: Gil Scot Heron Tribute Mix
We return to this super nice Gil Scot Heron tribute mix from Giles Peterson.
A beautiful looped instrumental to sink into.
Paper Tiger: Laptop Suntan
Since their humble beginnings in a Wolverhampton suburban bedroom, Leeds-based hip hop, space jazz and bass-loving outfit Paper Tiger have carved their own niche…
Jon Hopkins: Open Eye Signal
Beautiful music video for Jon Hopkins epic track, ‘Open Eye Signal’. Directed by Northern Irelandâ€™s Aoife McArdle
Tom Waits: Step Right Up
Classic Tom Waits.
HOCKEYSMITH: Let’s Bang
New sister duo HOCKEYSMITH, are our latest obsession. They are sure to be very big indeedâ€”think Grimes but with a whole lot more. Based…
SoulChef: These Lonely Nights
This instrumental beauty had us in a trance, from beat wizard SoulChef. Taken from the album, The Collection.
Disclosure feat. Sinead Harnett: Boiling
More uplifting dance goodness.
Jono McCleery: Ballade
One of the most arresting voices ever to grace your ears, Jono McCleery has been in our playlists since his beautiful second album ‘There…
Maribou State Feat. Jimi Nxir: Truths
Something quite beautiful from London electronic duo Maribou State. More from Maribou State.
Gladys Knight: Grapevine (Mr. Carmack Remix)
Massive remix from Mr. Carmack. Get swaying and download via the player. Mr. Carmack Facebook
Frameworks feat Victoria Unthank: The Things We Say
An old gem from the downtempo wizard that is Frameworks.
Chris Malinchak: So Good To Me
Feel good friday.
Urban Cone: Deja VÃº (Oliver Nelson Remix)
Oliver Nelson adds some house magic to Urban Cone, and takes us to the weekend. Big remix.
J. Cole feat. Nas: Let Nas Down (Remix)
Dope track as Nas gets down with J Cole, clearing the air between the two. Download this remix for free via player.
Disclosure feat. London Grammar: Help Me Lose My Mind
We have been supporters of the two super talented brothers, Guy and Howard Lawrence behind Disclosure since they didn’t know how to DJ. Now…
Nick Mulvey: Fever To The Form
A stunning cinematic folk track from Nick Mulveyâ€”once the percussion driving force behind Portico Quartet. More music from Nick Mulvey.
Darker Than Wax & GOODNWS: Assembly Point 2
Electronic imprint Darker Than Wax drop their second batch of Asian consciousness – Assembly Point 2. There isn’t a continent in the world (even…
Rooster Cogburn: Thrilla
Cosmonostro imprint picked up this beauty of a track, those chime sounds are pure bliss. Download for free Rooster Cogburn’s Facebook Cosmonostro’s Facebook
Gary Numan: Cars
Michigan’s finest, Waldo, drops his highly anticipated NSDE/OUTSDE double EP produced by the unstoppable and fellow Michigan-beatsmith, Sango. Download for free. Waldo’s Facebook Sango’s…
Kasim Keto: Long Way
Stunning introduction to Kasim Keto’s forthcoming debut album Long Car Rides. Kasim Keto’s Facebook
The Velvet Underground: Pale Blue Eyes
A tribute to the one and only, Lou Reed, RIP.
CocoRosie: Beautiful Boyz (coss Edit)
Download this brilliant edit by Berlin producer Coss of the weird and wonderful CocoRosie. Via the player.
Jungle: Lucky I Got What I Want
Jungle is one of our biggest recommendations of 2013 and beyond, as this mysterious producer goes from strength to strength. Every track from his…
We are really enjoying this beat tape from Manchester producer, MTBRD. Instrumental looped hip hop goodness with a strong dose of soul. ‘Shawts’ is…
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Jonwayne: The Come Up Pt. 1 feat. Scoop DeVille
Produced entirely himself, Rap Album One is Jonwayne’s first official album as an emcee. One of our favourite lyricists and beatmakers we were fortunate…
Sweater Beats: Sippin’
Huw, What & Where prepare for their next compilation. All we want to know is who, when & where…we’ll be first to share so…
CJ Fly: Thee Way Eye See It
CJ Fly from prolific hip-hop collective, Pro Era, drops one of the finest mixtapes of 2013, Thee Way Eye See It. Features include Statik…
Stro Elliot: Soul II Stro
Wicked remix of a UK classic. Download for free.
Turtle: Who Knows
Directed by BAFTA Winner Simone Smith, Turtle releases his long awaited video to his stunning single ‘Who Knows’. This is extra special for us…
Ta-Ku: I Miss You
We are hopeless romantics at Beatnik and so it was easy for this new track from Ta-Ku to steal a little bit of our…
Not to be confused with Japanese outfit Ovall, German-based producer Oval (one L) has recently dropped a wonderfully explorative album entitled Voa. A mixture…
Arcade Fire: The Suburbs
Still sounds just as good. Taken from Arcade Fire’s brilliant third album in 2010, The Suburbs.
Stunning new single from one of the finest soul-pop singers to emerge from the UKâ€”ROX.
INC: 5 Days (Skreamix)
Skream offers an unlikely remix of one of our favourites, rnb duo INC. Thankfully swapping a likely dubstep sound for a more current oldskool…
Oddisee: The Gospel
One of our favourite tracks from Oddisee’s magnificent instrumental album The Beauty In All. The Washington native has always been the best in our…
J NICS feat. Denzel Curry: Here I Go
A brilliant and pensive hip hop track from J NICS and Denzel Curry. There is an Outkast twang about this.
Larry Heard: Can You Feel It (Vocal)
Can you feel it! If this doesn’t get you in the mood for dark basement boogies nothing will. Buy the track.
Wild Ones: Golden Twins
Lush electro-indie-pop from Portland-based band Wild Ones. Buy their new album Keep It Safe.
Moko: Honey Cocaine
MOKO’s EP is probably one of the most eagerly awaited debuts of this year. We have been championing this pop superstar in the waiting…
Palace: I’ll Find Out
Another gorgeous demo from new band Palace. Moody british and indie soul. We are so excited about these guys.
Nick Brewer: Flat 10 EP
We become immediate fans of exciting lyricist Nick Brewer after hearing the beautiful ‘So Good’,'Sun In Your Eyes’ and ‘Ashamed’ earlier this year. Now…
Furns: Haunt Me
A chilled electronic dance beauty from Danish wizard Furns. This build and builds in the best of ways. Download for free via the player.…
Jordan Rakei: Selfish
If you like Fat Freddy’s Drop you’re going to love Jordan Rakei. From Brisbane, Australia, Rakei’s voice radiates elegance and soul whilst his production…
DJ Premier + Peanut Butter Wolf + The Nextmen @ The Scala
Roll up, roll up – The Doctor’s Orders are showcasing a heavy line-up of Hip-Hop greats this coming Saturday (19th October) at The Scala.…
Black Milk: Poison
A cheeky bonus track from Black Milk’s fifth studio album, No Poison No Paradise. That beat is J-Dilla all over! Listen/Purchase the album on…
Cuushe: Sort of Light
Lush six-minute trance from Tokyo born, Berlin-residing Cuushe. Taken from her latest album, Butterfly Case. Cuushe’ Facebook
Hackney Colliery Band: Inner City Life
Brass innovators, Hackney Colliery Band take on Junglist innovator Goldie with their cover of ‘Inner City Life.’ HCB dropped their second album, Common Decency…
Fun Adults: Acacia
Leeds based Fun Adults. More music.
FUN ADULTS+PALACE@Hoxton Courtyard
Don’t miss the brilliant Fun Adults and supported by the exciting Palace this Thursday in London. Get tickets.
Maxine Ashley: Glory Box (Turtle Rework)
New rising electronic singer/songwriter and producer Turtle has already been compared to the atmospheric beauty and song-writing of Moby joined with the vocal intensity…
Cuttooth feat. Eliza Shaddad: Breathe Deeply (Revox)
Dark and wonderful producer Cuttooth teams up with the stunning vocals of rising singer Eliza Shaddad for goose bump inducing track.
Richie Phoe: I Want’a Do Something Freaky To You
The Leeds answer to Lee Scratch Perry, Richie Phoe has us swaying like oak trees this Autumn. Just in time for Halloween, Wah Wah…
Keep Shelly in Athens: Flyway
Gorgeous electronic-pop from Keep Shelly In Athens. ‘Flyway’ is taken from their At Home album, available on iTunes.
Jay-Z: 99 Problems (Benji Boko Remix)
UK’s Benji Boko had Soundcloud in a frenzy recently when he posted a remix of Jay Z’s ’99 Problems’. Download this track and his…
The Decoders: I Am The Black Gold of the Sun
Soul orchestral collective The Decoders add some Brazilian repertoire, incorporating Samba and Jazz elements to a Minnie Riperton classic. Download here.
Still Parade: Health
Stunning ambience from Still Parade. Make sure you check out the beautiful ‘Actors’ too.
Ded Tebiase: Lights EP
Fantastic beat project from Bristol genius Ded Tebiase. Opening track ‘Midnight Over The City’ has us hypnotised. Download Lights EP for free.
Damon: Poor Poor Genie
Also known as Damon The Gypsy, ‘Poor Poor Genie’ is off his 1969 LP Song Of A Gypsy. However with only a private press…
TLC: Creep (Kaytranada’s Creepier Edition)
Kaytranada revisits a classic from TLC. Download for free via the player. More goodness from Kaytranada.
Tora: Calming her
Australian alternative-electronic-indie outfit TORA have just released a truly stunning debut EP. ‘Calming Her’ is one of the highlights from the release, which the…
Brandy: I Wanna Be Down (IAMNOBODI Remix)
More great music from the wizard that is IAMNOBODI.
Brandy: I Wanna Be Down
Back in the day.
Easily one of the UK’s finest beatsmiths. Manchester’s Mecca:83 drops this gem for free including a remix from Beatnik favourite, Ta-Ku. Mecca:83′s Facebook and…
Julian Fane: Racer
A dynamic yet ethereal track from Julian Fane’s forthcoming album of the same name. It’s been close to a decade since his Planet Mu…
Lee Moses: Time And Place
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Flying Lotus: Between Friends Instrumental (Thundercat version)
We could listen to this all day!
The Claudia Quintet: September
Contemplative jazz atmospheres from the magnificent Claudia Quintet. Download their full September album.
xxyyxx: About you (Flamingosis Remix)
Flamingosis has us touching our toes. Download this remix for free via the player.
Vaughan Mason & Crew: Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll Pt. 2
An absolute classic! Everyone should bounce, rock, skate and roll more often…
Woman’s Hour: Darkest Place (OceaÃ¡n Remix)
OceaÃ¡n adds his special touch to the wonderful new single from Woman’s Hour.
Rashad & Confidence: The City (Instrumental)
Looped hip hop beauty.
KEATSâ€‹ COLLECTIVE: Vol. 4
Brilliant free compilation by Keats Collective of future funk’s finest. Download for free. Highlights include: Flamingosis – Add The Bassline Big Wild – Summer’s…
Youngblood Brass Band: Ain’t Nobody
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble covered ‘Spottieottiedaplicious’. Hot 8 Brass Band covered ‘Sexual Healing’. And now Youngblood Brass Band cover the disco classic ‘Ain’t Nobody’. Out…
Jungle: The Heat
We â™¥ Jungle. Taken from their brilliant debut EP – The Heat.
Wonderfully pensive and cinematic. Taken from Apparat’s 2011 The Devil’s Walk. The original version features Soap&Skin.
Martelo – NTS Show (R. Kelly Special)
We had to share this huge R-Kelly mix from Martelo for his NTS Radio show. Listen to the 2.5 hour epic mix here.
Stoke-On-Trent producer greats a banger from a Jill Scott classic. Download the full track for free.
MONEY: Bluebell Fields
This dream-like beauty from MONEY keep us sinking and sinking. Released on Bella Union.
DJ Boba Fatt: BAd BReaks
In light of the recent final episode of one of the biggest TV series in history, DJ Boba Fatt picks together a epic mix…
Fever Ray: If I Had A Heart
Dark and wonderful from the brilliant Fever Ray.
The Doctors Orders: Q&A w. DJ Jazzy Jeff @ Concrete
Ever wanted to know what it was like being thrown out of Uncle Phil’s house? Or what it’s like to be one of the…
Subculture Sage: Childhood
Fresh track from Subculture Sage, the London duo keeping on fine form with their second single ‘Childhood.’ A really exciting addition to UK Hip…
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Waves Launch Party@Whirled Cinema
This is gonna be gooooood.
Wild Ones: Paia
We got completely lost in this. Taken from this Portland band’s brilliant album Keep It Safe. http://keepitsafe.bandcamp.com/album/keep-it-safe
Attu: Don’t Sleep
We were totally taken back when we heard ATTU’s free EP at the start of 2013. A beautiful journey through their sound rather then…
This space-trap gem from IAMNOBODI turned our knees to jelly. A free track taken from his new EP of the same name dropping 1st…
Jose James: It’s All Over (Oddisee remix)
Washington’s Oddisee adds his special touch to jazz maestro Jose James. Make sure you check out Oddisee beautiful new instrumental album The Beauty In…
The Internet feat. Yuna: Sunset
Sexy, cool, soul/funk music from LA’s latest exciting duoâ€”The Internet. The extra special thing about their music is their fusion of live sounds and…
Spazzkid: Weird Girl
Spazzkid drops his latest wonder, ‘Weird Girl’ via Bad Panda. Download via player. Highly inspired by his love for J-pop and tokyo internet culture,…
Countdown to CMJ Music Marathon in NYC
October’s rolled around, and that means high season for independent music in New York City. Aside from bigger names like Talib Kweli, Real Estate,…
Seasick Mama: ‘Dead Like Money’
Still from the video to Seasick Mama’s ‘Quit Your Job’ The CMJ’s â€“ the independent music festival in New York that was home to…
Turtle: Who Knows
Turtle is the electronic project from exciting new Glasgow-based singer/songwriter and producer Jon Cooper. This stunning debut single ‘Who Knows’ almost moved us to…
BASTILLE feat. Ella: No Angels (TLC vs The XX)
We aren’t the biggest Bastille fans but we can’t deny the power of this cover of TLC and The XX combined. Download for free.
Part Time Heroes: Folded (Frameworks Remix)
Frameworks proving again why is one of the most exciting downtempo producers to come out of the UK in recent years. This time adding…
DnaÃ« and The Indigo Sound Project: Kingdom EP
DnaÃ« and The Indigo Sound Project are one of the most exciting neo-soul groups we have seen in a very long time. They are…
Billy Brooks: Forty Days
Recognise who sampled this… One of our all time favourite hip hop groups.
Oddisee: Own Appeal
Oddisee is one of the finest rappers and producers of our times. Full stop. While on tour, the Washington DC native confesses he finds…
Samuel Truth: Nobody Knows
Gorgeous new release forthcoming on the cool Darker Than Wax imprint. Samuel Truth’s futuristic soul beauty is taken from his soon to be released…
Joe Goddard: Taking Over
Joe Goddard needs no introduction. The co-founder of Greco-Roman, leading member of Hot Chip and one half of 2 Bears releases this stunning track…
Bridging The Gap@The Alibi
Bridging The Gap party’s never disappoint. Get this date in the diary.
JABBERWOCKY feat. Wildstars: Photomaton
Don’t miss the wonderful Andreya Triana peform a special show live in London, as she showcases here new music. Always an incredible performer, this…
Dally Auston: W$GTM
Lovely loop in this instrumental only to complemented with a cheeky kick and snare, very nice! Taken from Dally Auston’s The Wood EP. Download…
Flatbush Zombies: 222
Apologies for the broken link, please listen here. Three of the most aspiring young groups in hip-hop all hail from Flatbush, Brooklyn – Pro…
The Internet: Dontcha
Jammin’ track from The Internet, that bass is too fruity! The Internet’s second album Feel Good drops 25th September on Odd Future Records.
Midnight Davis: In The Mood For Love
Dark and wonderful track from the new Midnight Davis Severance EP, out now on Five Easy Pieces. Wonderful artwork from Ross Gunter.
Klaus Layer feat. Blu & Scienze: Come Back
Rappers Blu and Scienze team up with dusty king Klaus Layer for a boomâ€”bapâ€”neckâ€”jerking beauty. One of the many highlights from Klaus Layer’s mainly…
Jungle: The Heat
Mysterious duo, Jungle can do no wrong, as they bring ‘The Heat’. The third track from their debut EP. Pre-order the special EP on…
Cock & Swan: Animal Totem
We are loving Seattle duo Cock & Swan. ‘Animal Totem’, with it’s wonderfully addictive drum sequence, is the lead single from their gentle and…
Jill Scott & 4hero: Gotta Get Up
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MOKO & Debian Blak@Corsica Studios
Don’t miss two of our favourite new artists, as electronic wizard Debian Blak supports epic sensation MOKO at her special London show. Get tickets.…
Jamaal Davis & Dijon Samo: ?whats the ticket
Cruising… Download this gem for free via the player.
Chase and Status feat. Moko: Count On Me
Massive new track from Chase and Status. Taken from their forthcoming album, Brand New Machine which drops 7th of October, the track also features…
Willow Beats: From Under The Ground (SertOne’s Aquatrap Mix)
Man dem call it Aqua Trap. How ever you brand it, its a beautifully dreamy free remix from Irelands Sert One.
Still Parade: Actors
A breath-taking track from new band Still Parade. More music from Still Parade.
Hackney Colliery Band Album Launch Party@Brixton Jam
Don’t miss the album launch party of Hackney Colliery Band in South London, as they celebrate the release of Common Decency on Wah Wah…
Arthur Beatrice: Grand Union
New single from the brilliant Arthur Beatrice.
DEMS Feat.Claudie: Canvas World
The breath-taking new single ‘Canvas World’ from London-based band DEMS gave us goosebumps. It features the beautiful vocals of Claudie and drops 7th October…
Mountain Range: Haze
London-based producer Mountain Range builds a world out of dream like sounds. A stunning track taken from his gorgeous Adjustments EP. Download this track…
Aaron Jerome feat Andreya Triana: Angel Lady (Jay.Soul ReTouch)
Jay Soul adds a house touch to the brilliant original.
Woman’s Hour: Darkest Place
Following their magnificent release To the End/Our Love Has No Rhythm, a stunning re-work of Springsteenâ€™s ‘Dancing in the Dark’ and supporting Still Corners…
SWIM DEEP: Honey (OceaÃ¡n Remix)
After the success of his debut release ‘Need U‘, one of our new favouritesâ€”OceaÃ¡n returns with a breath-taking remix of Birmingham based indie band…
Drake feat. Jhene Aiko: From Time
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PÃ¡le: All Silver
The young and rising electronic producer PÃ¡le blows us away once more. Download for free via his Facebook.
Jon Hopkins: Open Eye Signal
Listening to this almost made us fly. The first single from Jon Hopkins 4th solo album, Immunity, released worldwide 3rd June via Domino Records.
Four Tet: Parallel Jalebi
Four Tet never fails to impress.
Sampha: Without (Bodhi Remix)
Bodhi (Push and Run) offers this bootleg of Sampha’s track ‘Without’. The original is taken from the beautiful Dual EP out now on Young…
Bliss instrumental from JJ Malone.
Anthony Valadez: Asleep feat Anna Wise
Taken from LA producer Anthony Valadezâ€™s brilliant 2012 album Just Visiting, on Plug Research.
WALL: All Alone
A paralysing track from London singer/songwriter WALL. Taken from her gorgeous Shoestring EP. Listen and buy Shoestring.
SWEATSON KLANK: I’m Sayin’, Wake Up
A wonderfully dark and dreamy electronic track from LA producer SWEATSON KLANK. Taken from his Heading East EP, which was a result of a…
Quantic: Luanda SonÃ³ (Mixtape)
English born but now based in Colombia, Quantic offers a special vintage mix which journeys through the rhythms of African music influenced by funk,…
Chanes: The Fringe
New Detroit based producer Chanes has us paying attention. ‘The Fringe’ is the title-single from his new gentle, atmospheric 5-track album. Listen and buy…
Bob Marley and The Wailers: High Tide Or Low Tide
One of our favourite Marley tracks.
Roc Marciano feat. Sean Price: Snow (Jewbei Remix)
Beatnik’s very own Jewbei adds his chilled magic to a Roc Marciano gem. Download for free via the player. More music from Jewbei.
Washed Out: Don’t Give Up
Taken from Washed Out’s highly awaited new album Paracosm.
Oddisee: After Thoughts
‘After Thoughts’ is the reflective first track from Oddisee’s new and highly awaited instrumental project, The Beauty In All. A release that promises to…
Neguim Beats: Smooth Ambient
NeguimBeats has a soft and hard to find subtlety that always leaves us entranced. ‘Smooth Ambient’, which flips the hip hop classic Heltah Skeltah’s…
Heltah Skeltah: Leflaur Leflah Eshkoshka
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Brother Ali: Stop The Press
Listen while our boy Brother Ali tales the inspiration story of his return. Taken from his 2012 album,Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color.
The Cinematic Orchestra: Child Song (Taylor McFerrin Sao Paulo Remix)
The brilliant Taylor McFerrin adds his magic to one of our favourite tracks from the mesmerising Cinematic Orchestra.
DTMD Feat. Oddisee: Lets go!
DTMD and Oddisee coming together is always paradise hip hop.
Manu Dibango: Go Slow Streets
Afrobeat and western-funk. Yes please.
Oddisee: Lonely Planet
From Oddisee’s highly awaited upcoming instrumental album The Beauty In All which drops the 1st of October via Mello Music Group. Following the success…
Atmosphere: Ain’t Nobody
We recently stumbled across this real cool video from Atmosphere for his single ‘Ain’t Nobody’. From his album The Family Sign, which dropped in…
Waldo: Pick Your Own Poison
Waldo hails from Michigan, in the States and boasts the super cool producer Sango as his biggest fan and friend. In-fact Sango produced Waldo’s…
Brother Ali: Years
Back in 2012, one of our true favourites and an artist we have supported from Beatnik’s inceptionâ€”Brother Ali offered this super cool free 7…
America: Horse With No Name (Cross Edit)
A classic from 1972. A nice and very suitable edit from Cross.
Anthony Valadez: Under Water feat Mar & The Park
Simply stunning. ‘Under Water’ is taken from LA producer Anthony Valadez’s brilliant 2012 album Just Visiting, on Plug Research.
Motion Picture Actress: I Keep Falling Around Here
Sometimes a track leaves you lost for words. This is one of those rare times. The second single from Motion Picture Actress’s long anticipated…
Drake: Started From The Bottom (Waldo Rework)
Produced by Mike Zombie & Sango, rapper Waldo takes on Drake’s chart topping gem. Make sure you check Waldo’s album Pick Your Poison.
14KT: Slo Swerve
Super soulful hip hop track, that reminded us of early Outkast. Taken from 14KT’s latest boom-bap, off-kilter mainly instrumental project Nickel & Dimed on…
Blitz The Ambassador feat. Nneka & Ty: Bisa
Ghanaian lyricist Blitz The Ambassador teams up with fellow African rooted heavyweightsâ€”and two of our all time favouriteâ€”Nneka & Ty, on this soulfully conscious…
The Whispers: And The Beat Goes On (PH Re-Edit So Classic)
And The Beat Goes On… Download this fun extended edit via the player.
JiRO: Simple Assumption (Madlib – Movie Finale)
JiRO, one part of hip hop collective NASA8, jumps on that famous Madlib beat. Nice.
fwdslxsh: The Life
Life, life, life.. Atmospheric glitch wizard Fwdslxsh, based in London, is where its out. Wait for the drop. Free download via the player.
High Klassified X Da-P: Fuzija
High Klassified and Da-P coming together left us lost for words. A dream-like track with a nuts vocal loop. Download via the player.
Sister Sledge: He’s The Greatest Dancer
Chic will always be our go to for straight happiness and a toe wiggle.
Maddman: Good Day
Swag with a liquid centre. Ride It.
OceaÃ¡n: NeÃ©d U
New love of our life OceaÃ¡n drops the brilliant and disarming video to his dreamy minimal house track ‘Need U’.
Ellie Goulding: Burn (Debian Blak Remix)
Shining producer Debian Blak adds some 2step/house magic to Ellie Goulding’s world famous single ‘Burn’. More music from Debian Blak including a super cool…
Tulpa: Tea & Windows
A truly breath-taking track from States based TÃ¼lpa. Download for free via the player.
Alt-J: Something Good
One of our favourites from Alt-J. That piano sequence.
Drake: The Motion ft. Sampha (Sango Remix)
Sango goes in. Download via player.
New American Noise: That B.E.A.T
What’s your knowledge of ‘Bounce’ music? Originating in New Orleans ‘Bounce’ music could only be described as a revival of New York’s notorious disco…
Robot Orchestra: BoomBlap
BoomBlap by Robot Orchestra Not a weak link in this release, Robot Orchestra drops a collection of his beats for free. Almost nu-boom-bap if…
Dexter: Pictures feat. Josa Peit
Beautifully psychedelic track by German extraordinaire Dexter. Taken from his suitably titled album The Trip. Dexter Facebook
Nick Brewer: Fun (Elli Ingram Refix)
Nick Brewer is a UK rapper and new Beatnik favourite making some of the most exciting hip hop we have heard in recent years.…
Milo Mills: Rocky
You may have come across Milo Mills through his remix magic of TA-KU x JMSN’s ‘Make It Last’. Now the space/future-soul kid has dropped…
The Last Skeptik: Wig – A Short Film About A Chilli Eating Competition
The new music video from The Last Skeptik, which documents the bravery need for a chilli eating competition, is a fun watch. Taken from…
Download this laidback instrumental beauty from Indigo/CHILD, via the player. More music.
Charles Bradley: The World
Taken from Charles Bradley’s 2011 album No Time For Dreaming, released via Daptone Records with the Menahan Street Band.
Drake: Say Something (Stwo Remix)
French mastermind STWO takes on Canada’s finest swag. Grab for free via player. More from STWO.
Mieux: Greek (We Sink Remix)
Soul settling electronica from We Sink as he offers one of the super cool remixes from Mieux’s Neufant EP (Remixes) . Dropping early September…
Extra Curricular: Notify
Extra Cirricular are a super cool contemporary UK-based soul band. They have been about for a couple of years now, but with their addictive…
Breen: Say what you want
We were really impressed by the debut EP release by British singer/songwriter/producer. Named Say What You Want, after the cool lead single above, the…
Arthur Russell: This Is How We Walk on the Moon
Our favourite Arthur Russell track.
Ghostpoet: Cold Win (Lorca Remix)
Euphoric house remix by Lorca of Ghostpoet’s brilliantly dark single ‘Cold Win’. ‘Cold Win’ is taken from Ghost’s second album and is taken from…
Explosions In The Sky: Your Hand In Mine
Breath-taking from Explosions In The Sky, the incredible post-rock band from Texas. “Your Hand in Mine” was adapted from the 2003 album The Earth…
Black Orange Juice: Alone
Black Orange Juice are a new collective made up of UK producer Ossie (Hyperdub, 20/20 Vision), Paul Black and Tilz. ‘Alone’ gave us goosebumps,…
Raffertie: Rain (Teebs Remix)
Brainfeeder’s Teebs adds his stardust magic to the new single ‘Rain’ from Raffertie’s. Rain is dropping early October via Ninja Tune.
Pedestrian: Hei Poa
A Pedestrian gem from 2011. Download the full EP via Push and Run.
Naughty Boy feat. Sam Smith: La La La
What a better world we would live in if more of mainstream radio supported uplifting pop talent like this. Naughty Boy has been the…
1974: November Mix
We don’t usually share third party mixes, as we have so many of our own. But we stumbled across this wonderfully chilled space selection…
Cuttooth: Old Tape Machine feat. Hitomi (Swami Million Remix)
Cuttooth’s dark beauty gets a dreamy rework from Swami Million, the new side project from LV. Name your price and download it.
Mabanua: talkin’ to you
One of Tokyo’s finest. This is taken from Mabanua’s second album Only The Facts, which features the likes of Xavier Boyer (from Tahiti 80),…
Diamond Messages: Liquid Summer
Cup of space tea please. Majestic from talented duo Diamond Messages.
Bibio: Saint Christopher
Something quite special from Warp’s Bibio. Taken from his Mind Bokeh album.
Riot Jazz: Sousamaphone
Following on from their storming debut single in May, Riot Jazz Brass Band return in August with a full-length 8 track album entitled Sousamaphone…
ItsNate: All For The Night
1st release from ItsNate’s long awaited 4th project So Slocal.
Crystal Castles: Crimewave
Still as fresh as the day it dropped in 2008. Taken from Crystal Castles self-titled debut. Download via the player.
Stwo is becoming a bit of household name in Beatnik, all for good reason though. ‘Liz’ will be available digitally September 1st on HW&W…
Klaus Layer: In My Mind
Brand new drop from Klaus Layer’s forthcoming The Adventures Of Captain Crook LP. Psychedelic boom-bap fire from the German producer. Facebook
The Clonious: If Joe Had The Power
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Push & Run: Tings In Boots Volume 2
Push & Run’s latest compilation will surely provide you for your 5-a-day. Packed full of fruity tracks from the likes of Jon Phonics, Catching…
Catching Flies & Ifan Dafydd: Don’t Know How
Big track from a big collab! Taken from Push & Runs Tings In Boots Volume 2. More information in our Downloads. Catching Flies Facebook…
Edinburgh’s Linkwood wins the race with this slow and steady jam. Facebook Soundcloud
Childish Gambino: Clapping For The Wrong Reasons
A peculiar yet thought provoking short-film by Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino. Set in a house, it’s difficult to put sense to the rest.…
Woodini: Jungle On Fire (Fybe:One Remix)
Anything Fybe:One touches turns to gold. Big edit from the London boy, free download as well. Fybe:One Facebook
Marvin Gaye: "T" Plays It Cool
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‘As an artist known for his predominantly instrumental work, RAP sees SertOne’s reunion with rhymes. And a blissful reunion it is.’ Get to know…
Dpat: Above Us (feat. Sango & Isles)
In anticipation of Dpat’s forthcoming release In Bloom dropping 27th August. Free download. In Soulection we trust! Dpat’s Facebook
Kaytranada: Seeu Enni Way
You may think your computer’s slowing down however it’s just Kaytranada’s ingenious intro to his banging 80s- esque instrumental. Part of a forthcoming HW&W…
Darker Than Wax: ‘All Stars’ Compilation
Darker Than Wax are a net label with an incredible back-catalogue of young producers. To our amazement, they’re based in Singapore which opens our…
Smooth and bold at the same time. Lovely production from the young Brazilian, check out the rest of his work. Part of the Darker…
Julian Fane: Heavy Gold
Dark, cinematic and just plain epic! Julian Fane reemerges from his Planet Mu days with a forthcoming release on Lewis Recordings. Heavy Gold is…
Raffertie: Build Me Up
Ninja Tune never fail to impress. A powerful track from Raffertie perfectly complemented with this video. Absolute stunner! Raffertie Facebook
Nick Brewer: Sun In Your Eyes
We’ve been keeping close watch on Nick Brewer since his Beatnik debut. Another wicked track taken from his forthcoming Flat 10 EP dropping 15th…
Floating Points: Myrtle Avenue
Something to ease you back into the week – 10 minutes of blessedness from Floating Points. Facebook
Chemo: Jumbly Wombler
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/03-Jumbly-Wombler-90.mp3" text="Chemo: Jumbly Wombler" dl="0"] Chemo aka Telemachus is one of the UK’s most diverse beat makers. Holding two aliases for two different…
Starship Connection: We Can Go All Night
This will fill your sandwich. Slow jam from Starship Connection – a collaboration between B.Bravo and Teeko. B.Bravo’s Facebook Teeko’s Facebook
Emiljo A.C: It’s Gettin’ bright
Emiljo A.C has come out of nowhere, and what a track to break into Beatnik with. Sax, piano, kick, snare and Aretha Franklin –…
Catching Flies: Grey Skies
A taste of what to expect from Catching Flies latest The Long Journey EP – make sure you go check out the rest. Catching…
Erykah Bady: On and On (StarRo Remix)
Erykah’s still the star of the show however StarRo isn’t far off with this beaut of a beat. StarRo’s Facebook
Grant Green: Down Here On The Ground feat. Dianne Reeves (The Ummah Remix)
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Jamie Isaac: Softly Draining Seas
Taken from his EP ‘I Will Be Cold Soon’. Facebook
Ain’t That Good News: A Tribute To Sam Cooke
Potholes In My Blog presents a compilation of instrumentals inspired by the late great soul singer Sam Cooke. In 1931, the King of Soul…
Beatnik’s favourite boom baptist is back with an incredible beat. Absolute fire! This is Handbook’s contribution to Potholes In My Blog’ ‘Ain’t That Good…
Slum Village: Forever
Deaths might mean they aren’t the same Slum Village we remember, but the remaining Detroit Legends which also includes Illa J remind us the…
GDNA: One Mo’ Again
Another mellow stunner from our fast new favourites GDNA.
Roots Manuva: Stolen Youth
The new track by UK legend Roots Manuva was commissioned specifically for the final TV series of SKINS.
Letherette: After Dawn (Bibio Remix)
Letherette’s new single ‘After Dawn’ is something quite special. It’s the first track from the pair’s recent self-titled debut on Ninja Tune. But it’s…
Masters At Work: To Be In Love
House-garage classic from 1997. This version is the Original MAW Mix.
Australian producer Ta-Ku is one of our favourite producers walking the planet. Hard to genre define he is an incredible musician and recently we…
The Decoders: Everybody Loves The Sunshine feat. Seu Jorge
A gorgeous cover of a recognisable classic, recorded live at the KCRW presents “An Evening with Gilles Peterson” live radio show at Sonos Studio…
Roy Ayers: Everybody Loves the Sunshine
Summer classic from a true legend. This is a super rare version too.
STWO: Try to resist
New track from the one we love, STWO. Download via the player.
Pedestrian & Jasperdrum: Kalakuta vs Zombie (PEDit)
Pedestrian offers a PEDit (see what he’s done there) of his and Jasperdrum’s afrobass bomb, ‘Kalakuta’ out now on 2nd Drop Records. Mixing Fela…
Various Artists: Sunrise Blend 2
Sunrise Blend 2 was one of the stand out electro-hip hop/funk releases of 2012. Beautifully chilled and compiled with some of the best rising…
Charles Bradley: Strictly Reserved For You
From Charles Bradley new album Victim of Love which dropped in April via Dunham/Daptone Records. More info on the soul legend.
A beautiful and reflective track from Detroit born and raised producer Shigeto. The king of ambient electronic bridges lush liquid-synths with gentle percussion to…
Hiatus Kaiyote: Mobius Streak
Hiatus Kaiyote commit to conjuring soulful dreams. Taken from their superb album TAWK TOMAHAWK via Lying Buddah Records. The album re-release also features Q-Tip…
Jonwayne: Marion Morrison Mixtape
L.A rapper/beat-maker extraordinaire Jonwayne is back with his third official mixtape, Marion Morrison. Jonwayne continues to display a distinctive blend of Hip Hop and…
Cut Chemist: The Garden
Jurassic 5′ Cut Chemist bringing the outdoors in today. Classic joint!
Joe Hertz: At Your Touch
Introducing new electronic talent Joe Hertz. A summer club banger for sure it is set to drop via Tigermilk Recordings soon.
Wolf Collage: Suburbia Space Program
A stunning dream pop release from exciting new producer Wolf Collage. ‘Snoopy. is our favourite track. Download the full EP Suburbia Space Program. More…
Slum Village: Climax
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/05-Climax-Girl-Shit.mp3" text="Slum Village: Climax" dl="0"] One of our all time favourite J Dilla beats. Taken from Fantastic, Vol. 2.
Sango Feat. SPZRKT: Middle Of Things, Beautiful Wife
An absolute beauty from what for us is probably one of the most exciting releases this year, the long-awaited first official LP from Michigan-based…
Jono McCleery: Ballade (Djrum Remix)
Following hot on the heels of Jono McCleery’s underground hit, ‘Fire in My Hands’, one of Beatnik’s favourites Djrum adds deeper than deep melodic…
Shorebitch: Back Where We Belong @ XOYO
Shorebitch is back after two sell out nights earlier this year, this time at XOYO on Saturday 3rd August. Included in the line-up is…
Hidden Orchestra: Spoken
We return to an incredible release from the cinematic and atmospheric Hidden Orchestra. ‘Spoken’ is taken from their from the double A-side single ‘Vorkaâ€/â€Spoken’,…
Ghostpoet: Cold Win
Ghostpoet drops the super slick music video for new track ‘Cold Win’. Electro-pop, glitch beauty ‘Cold Win’ is out August 26th and taken from…
Aston Antony: Siren’s Song
Looped goodness from Nottingham based producer Aston Antony. More music.
Sean J. Rankine Feat. Juj & Joomanji: Lost In You
Aspiring UK born singer/songwriter but now based in Denmark, Sean J. Rankine teams up with West Coast soul collective Joomanji for a stunning collaboration.…
Homeboy Sandman: Unforgettable
Homeboy makes our Friday. Taken from his Subject: Matter EP.
Barnaby: Fresh Made Lemonade
Debut single from exciting new Southampton based artist Barnaby Atherton. One of the comments on Soundcloud put it best: “This is what I call…
DnaÃ« & The Indigo Sound Project: Love Letters
Something very special is brewing in this new neo-soul collective from Sheffield. Named The Indigo Sound Project and led by super soulful singer DnaÃ«,…
Denetia & Sene: Casanova
Denetia & Sene’s brilliant new single ‘Casanova’ is taken from their forthcoming album His & Hers via Snow Dog Records. Listen to the album…
Daft Punk feat. Gold Panda: Doin’ It Right
One of our favourites from Daft Punk’s latest much and anticipated offering Random Access Memories features one of our favourite artistsâ€”Gold Panda. “Everybody will…
The Doctor's Orders: The Nextmen Vs. DJ Vadim (Competition)
After the success of The Doctor’s Orders 8th Birthday Competition, Beatnik is offering yet another opportunity to win a pair of tickets. This time…
Fredo: First Movements
Freddie Wiltshire aka Fredo, is a 19 year old Hip-Hop producer from Oxford and his beat tape First Movements is amazing! Lucious samples throughout…
Hippie Sabotage: Sunny
Hippie Sabotage is quickly becoming a Beatnik favourite, one to follow for sure. Hippie Sabotage’ Facebook
Black Legend: You See The Trouble With Me
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Falcons: Complete Remixes Pack
L.A’s Falcons has to be the leader of the new school, absolutely dominating the bass scene with these remixes. He’s giving away a compilation…
Taken from our recent epic podcast by Hobo Truffles; AstroLogical with this super nice track laced with boom-bap percussion and classic samples. Perfect! From…
Visioneers: The World Is Yours
Visioneers: The World Is Yours Marc Mac’s (4hero) take on Nas’ ‘The World Is Yours.’ Taken from ‘Marc Mac presents Visioneers Dirty Old Hip…
Abnormal: Faye Valentine ft. JayLotus
Sticking with the Saxophone today. This time JayLotus joins fellow American Abnormal with an incredible Sax addition. JayLotus Facebook
De La Soul: I Be Blowin'
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/05__De_La_Soul_-_I_Be_Blowin.mp3" text="De La Soul - I Be Blowin" dl="0"] The perfect track to prepare you for the week. From De La Soul’s amazing…
Subculture Sage: Overly Dead
Now this is a banger! Fresh on the scene, London duo ‘Subculture Sage’ consists of producer Subculture Sounds and MC Hypeman Sage. Their debut…
Ginuwine: Pony (JaÃ«l Remix)
Nothing like a bit of Ginuwine… Massive remix by JaÃ«l. Taken from Darker Than Wax SoundCloud JaÃ«l’s SoundCloud
GDNA: Basement Therapy
BamaLoveSoul presents Basement Therapy by GDNA Our nu soul nu favourite GDNA continues his stride with Basement Therapy, a 12 track album overflowing with…
Rejjie Snow: Loveleen
This one took us a while to savour but once we did, it only matured with each play. Rejjie Snow, hailing from Dublin, Ireland,…
LION BABE: Treat Me Like Fire
Bliss single from LION BABE, who are New York based Jillian Hervey + Lucas Goodman. Download the track and more music.
Frank Ocean feat.Big Boi & AndrÃ© 3000: Pink Matter (Remix)
Big Boi joins AndrÃ© 3000 to complete the Outkast take over of this gorgeous Frank Ocean track. Taken from Frank Ocean’s Channel Orange. Download…
[wpaudio url="Jay-Z-Encore(mp3plate.com)" text="Jay-Z: Encore" dl="0"] In the wake of his new album we return to when Jay-Z still had it. Taken from the Black…
Eric Lau & Friends@Jazz Cafe
Don’t miss one of the UK’s finest and a special evening of live music as Eric Lau plays music from his stunning second album…
It may be a B side to Jungle’s hugely hyped debut single ‘Platoon’, but with its beautiful patience to create goosebumps ‘Drops’ has us…
J Cole: Forbidden Fruit feat. Kendrick Lamar
As much a classic as the original instrumental is, J Cole’s rendition of Tribe Called Quest ‘Electric Relaxation’ is something special . The re-work…
Denitia and Sene: Trip.fall.
Brooklyn-based Denitia and Sene are our new favourites with their ability envelope us in arresting calm.
OceaÃ¡n: NeÃ©d U
Manchester based producer OceaÃ¡n knows how to calm our soul. Blissful house. More from OceaÃ¡n.
Fryars: Cool Like Me
Fryers is an exciting project by London based musician Ben Garrett. We can’t stop indulging in the heavy electro-pop of new single ‘Cool Like…
El Michels Affair: C.R.E.A.M.
Cash rules everything around meâ€”C.R.E.A.M. Get the money, Dollar, dollar bill, y’all.
Drake Feat. Sampha: The Motion
Two of our favourites from opposite sides of the Atlantic. 2013 is building to be the rise of Sampha. Download via the player. Image
Snakehips: Miss You Always
He dropped this on Valentine’s Day, but it still sounds just as dope on a Friday. More from Snakehips.
Thievery Corporation: Fragments
We â™¥ Thievery Corporation. A perfect way to welcome the weekend.
Sampha: Without You
After a lengthy hiatus Sampha finally gives in to all huge anticipation, returning with the beautiful ‘Without You’. One of the most exciting artists…
Hiatus Kaiyote: Nakamarra feat. Q-Tip
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The Doctor's Orders:8th Birthday with DJ BABU (Competition)
Beatnik are giving away eight free tickets to The Doctor’s Orders 8th Birthday @ Plan B this Friday (12th). Hosting the biggest Hip Hop…
Thundercat (Full Live Show/ Brainfeeder, LA) @ XOYO
Any plans tonight (10th) scrap them. In celebration of Thundercat’s, Flying Lotus produced, Apocalypse album XOYO is hosting a one-off live London show. With…
The Underachievers: The Proclomation
Brainfeeder’s The Underachievers are easily the the most overground of the underground…or vice versa. Stacking up millions of YouTube hits and for good reason.…
Nubiyan Twist: Figure Numatic
Nubiyan Twist are a breath of fresh air! Hailing from London and it’s northern subsidiary Leeds, the 10 piece band embrace all the elements…
Affelaye: Hues (Warsnare Remix)
Warsnare creates a dream remix to Affelaye’s ‘Hues’ Taken from Affelaye’s Maybe There EP out now exclusively on Juno Download and rest of world…
ChlÃ¶e Howl: Rumour
We are loving this from new British pop singer ChlÃ¶e Howl. Download the ‘Rumour’ via the player and Remixes via her site. More from…
The Hics: Tangle
With early support from Giles Peterson, newbies The Hics are seemly a collective to keep a close eye on. A young six-piece band from…
Max Marshall: Neva Believe
Max Marshall, a new contemporary soul/rnb singer from London, is the most exciting artist we have seen in the genre for a long time.…
Tall Black Guy: The Motor Is Running
8 Miles To Moenart by Tall Black Guy A recent favourite for sure, Tall Black Guy dropped his masterpiece of a release 8 Miles…
The amount of quality electronic, ambient music circulating the internet is everywhere. You just have to discover it. This free minimalistic gem from Niceguy…
Eden Hagos: C u r r e n t l y
Eden Hagos is a San Diego-based beat taster, or as she puts it ‘a prophet of future sounds’, who is making a name for…
Pale Seas: Evil is Always One Step Behind
‘Evil is Always One Step Behind’ is a beautifully lethargic new track from the dreamy/alternative band Pale Seas. Taken from their highly awaited forthcoming…
Pink Floyd: Speak To Me/Breathe
From one of the greatest album in history, 1973′sThe Dark Side Of The Moon.
MOKO with Benin City@Electrowerkz
Check out MOKO exclusive Beatnik mix.
Ady Suleiman: Why You Running Away? (Demo)
Ady Suleiman is a new musician destined for mainstream success Uplifting with a strong hint of soulful reggae vibes, his music hints at people…
Mysterious new band The Acid are guaranteed to give you the best trip you have had in a while. Taken from their self-titled EP,…
Audible Doctor: The Vibe Feat. Oddisee & Hassaan Mackey
Taken from Audible Doctor’s upcoming The Summer Tape the rapper/beat-maker is joined by Oddisee, Hassaan Mackey, Guilty Simpson, Edo G, Kurious, Chaundon, Homeboy Sandman,…
Gaz Nevada: Special Agent Man (Female Version)
“You are my special agent man..”
Shigeto is an incredible beat-maker from Michigan who recently has signed with one of our favourites imprints-Ghostly International. ‘Ringleader’ is one of the many…
Spazzkid: Getting To Know You
Opening track from his stunning new album Desire, we heart LA’s Spazzkid too much for words. After being on hiatus for almost a year…
Izzy Bizu: White Tiger (Hippie Sabotage Remix)
Two brothers under the alias Hippie Sabotage provide Izzy Bizu’s stunning voice with that essential punch! Hippie Sabotage’ Facebook Izzy Bizu’s Facebook
The Midnight Eez: Childhood Memories
One of the more intriguing mix tapes to have emerged over the last few years, The Midnight Eez…the rest is unknown, quite literally. A…
Shad + Skratch Bastid: The Spring Up
The Spring Up by Shad + Skratch Bastid Probably Canada’s finest hip hop export, SHAD joins with fellow Toronto inhabitant Skratch Bastid returning with…
DEVIATION@XOYO with BENJI B x A$AP FERG x JROCC x KODE9
Have you seen the line up? Get tickets and more info.
GDNA: (Re)Fixing Bad Habits
Something special from American multi-Instrumentalist/Producer GDNA as he delivers softer soul then snow. Insert comparisons to Maxwell here.
Cane: Lucid Dreams
Lucid Dreams by Cane Head-nodding goodness from new hip hop talent Cane, ‘Lucid Dreams’ is the opening track to his latest project of the…
Sue Baker: Love To The People
“Little brotherhood…guaranteed…can be good for the soul.” Soul legend Sue Baker gets us through the workload.
Jack Steadman: Good Times Roll (Remix)
Bombay Bicycle Club’s Jack Steadman takes on Jemi Hendrix. More music from the British based wizard.
Germany based Flo Filz add his spice, remixing the cult hip hop classic ‘Keep It Real’ by Jamal from 1995. The first 10seconds of…
Flume: Holdin On (Kaytranada Edit)
America meets Australia.
Grace Jones: My Jamaican Guy
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Summer Heart: I Wanna Go
With a Gorgeous thud, Swede David Alexander aka Summer Heart has crafted a dream-pop gem coated in a warm hazy summer glow. Make sure…
The Rub: Feel You (featuring Misun)
‘Feel You’ is a track from New York based downtempo outfit The Rub. Download via the player.
Bipolar Sunshine: Rivers
Bipolar Sunshine is the solo project of Manchester based musician Adio Marchant, formerly from Kid British fame and rightly so there is a lot…
Terry Callier: Dancing Girl (Live)
A voice like no other, whether it be jazz, soul of folk Terry Callier had the ability to mesmerise. Go the full eleven minutesâ€”it’s…
Minimal house talent Versa has just put out a menacing EP,emf:002, via Mindset Records that takes you deep, deep underground. Beautiful. Download via Bandcamp.
Poolside: Slow Down (PIXELATED 2012 End of the World REMIX)
Go grow an afro, find a pool party and press play. Download for free via the player.
Bilal@The Jazz Cafe
Support by the incrediable Olivier St. Louis. Get tickets.
Kratos Himself: A Town Called Imaginarium
A Town Called Imaginarium by Kratos Himself A Town Called Imaginarium is the new EP by dutch producer Kratos Himself via Jus Like Music…
Flying Lotus: Only If You Wanna
Flying Lotus does space jazz. From his exquisite Until The Quite Comes.
denitia and sene: the nude
Electro-soul duo denitia and sene. with ‘the nude.’ denitia and sene’s Facebook
Phoenix: Trying To Be Cool (Rotkraft Remix)
I cheeky disco edit from Rotkraft available for free download. Download Phoenix – Trying To Be Cool (Rotkraft Remix) Rotkraft’s Facebook
Eastside vs. Westside: Astro Nautico vs. The Melt
The Eastside versus Westside Hip Hop split has been ongoing since the feud broke out between Biggie Smalls and Tupac in the 1990s. The…
Barbara Keith: All Along The Watchtower (Rayko Edit)
Todays recommendation is dedicated to that of Gottwood Festival, the most unique festival to have transpired lately. Everything from the size, atmosphere and setting…
Rotkraft: To Love You
Back to tropical dance from cool producer pair ROTKRAFT based in Georgia . Taken from Spacewalker’s Guide To Tropical Boogie via Spacewalker Recordings. Find…
Tamala: Him (DJ Mitsu the Beats Remix)
Gorgeous looping with a strong dose of chilled soul from Japan. Download via bancamp. Download the full album Into The Mellow City : Dreams…
The Roots: How I Got Over
One of our favourite hip hop groups ever. Taken from How I Got Over.
Daughter: Youth (Alle Farben remix)
We fell in love with ‘Youth’ by Daughter when we heard it early last year. So any remix is met with a keen ear…
Pale Seas: Bodies (Tropics Remix)
Tropics takes on the brilliant track ‘Bodies’ from exciting new band based in Southampton, Pale Seas. Download via the player. More from Pale Seas.…
Taken from his astounding new EP Old Friend, sink yourself in this downtempo/cinematic beauty from Frameworks. Frameworks is arguably the most exciting composer we…
Jungle: Platoon feat. B-Girl Terra
One of the best music videos we have seen in a long time, to one of the finest tracks of the year. Incrediable skills…
Pale: Too Much
We return to Pale’s video for ‘Too Much’ from last October. These are a group of guys you should seriously keep your eyes on.…
Hior Chronik: Still Foggy (Cosmonaut Grechko Version)
This remix of Hior Chronikâ€™s beautiful track ‘Still Foggy’ by Russian producer Victor Klyuchnikov a.k.a. Cosmonaut Grechko, left us in a true state of…
FTSE feat. Saint Saviour: Tidal Wave
A magically all over the place track, midlands based FTSE is fast showing he is an emerging producer with unique and serious clout. Taken…
The Greg Foat Group: Have Spacesuit Will Travel 2 (Linkwood Remix)
Taken from Girl & Robot with Flowers – Remixes by The Greg Foat Group. All the remixes by Vakula, Lumiarja, Cherrystones and Francis Doosooâ€™s…
GET ME!@Peckham Palais
Don’t miss GET ME! this Friday with a Stella line-up. More info.
ALL WE ARE: Utmost Good
Fun music from cool new super outfit All We Are. ‘Utmost Good’ dropped on 7″ Vinyl in June via OBSCENIC. More from All We…
Gangways: Out Here
Words can’t describe the beauty of this track.
Teedra Moses: Be Your Girl (Kaytranada Edition)
Nice re-edit of a summer classic. Download via Kaytranada’s Soundcloud.
EOM: EOM HAS REMIX VOL2
EOM HAS REMIX VOL2 by Elements of Music aka EOM This is a super cool and chilled remix project from exciting LA producer EOM…
Jazz inspired dubstep from Swindle; imagine a live version of TNGHT but with the aesthetic of jazz. Loving this! Released on Mala’s Deep Medi…
DJ Jazzy Jeff: Hip No Ties
Such a groove to this Biggie Smalls remix. Taken from DJ Jazzy Jeff Presents My Faves Volume.1
Dusty Records: Dusty Records Compilation Volâ€‹.â€‹1
Dusty Records Compilation Vol.1 by Dusty Records A wonderful compilation to mellow out to. 14 tracks of beautiful dusty hip hop loops and instrumentals.…
Arthur Beatrice: Carter (Uncut)
We have already been paralysed but the beauty of ‘Carter’, now Arther Beatrice release the equally enchanting video to the release. This year is…
ETML: Bind Me
We really enjoyed this summer club track from ETML, a 18 year old singer, writer and producer from the suburbs of South West London.…
Fat Freddy's Drop: Ernie
One of our favourite Fat Freddy’s Drop tracks, this gem builds and builds until you reach an uncontrollable wiggle. Taken from Based On A…
Ellie Goulding: Tessellate (Alt-J Cover)
Something totally unexpected but this is without a doubt one of the best covers of the year. A beautiful minimalistic touch by producer Chiddy…
Mayer Hawthorne: Reach Out Richard
Mayer Hawthorne drops ‘Reach Out Richard’, a tribute to his dad with Fathers day around the corner. The song is also produced by Pharrell…
Snakehips: On & On (Kaytranada Remix)
Kaytranada adds his sweet touch to Snakeships super soulful single ‘On & On’. Recognise the drums?
Andrew Ashong & Theo Parrish: Flowers
It dropped 9 months ago but it still gives us goose bumps. The lead single from his debut EP Flowers on Theo Parrish’s Sound…
Frameworks feat. Sabira Jade: Somehow (Kaleidoscope Orchestra Version)
Rising cinematic producer, and one of our newest favourites, Frameworks has collaborated with the Kaleidoscope Orchestra Version on his track from last year ‘Somehow’,…
Bento: Go Up
Bento is a new Bermudian born rapper living in London And we very much like. ‘Go Up’ is taken from The Deep EP out…
Joey Bada$$: 95 Til Infinity
Joey Bada$$ takes inspiration from to one of our all time favourite hip hop tracks. Second track from Summer Knights. Download via the player.
Aloe Blacc: One Inna
Aloe Blacc with Madlib on production. Download via the player
Alice Russell: Heartbreaker (FaltyDL Remix)
Falty DL adds his signature magic to Alice Russell’s single ‘Heartbreaker’, turing miss Russell in to a 90′s dance queen. ‘Heartbreaker is taken from…
Gidge: For Seoul
For Seoul by Gidge Gidge consists of Jonatan Nilsson and Ludvig Stolterman, who were born and raised outside of UmeÃ¥, a small city in…
PMOI Live With A Secret Special Guest
Don’t miss a very special guest and someone we have been championing from the very beginning at the next Put Me On It night…
Big Pun: I'm Not A Player
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Cuttooth feat. Sarah Linhares: Breathe Deeply
One of the most exciting new producers we have come across in recent years, Newcastle-based Cuttooth is set to release his eagerly awaited self-titled…
Parisan producer STWO adds his special electronic touch to an rnb classic from Next. Super nice look with the Biggie sound bite too. Visit…
Illmind: Romeo & Juliet
A dope head nodding instrumental. Apparently Illmind made a collection of beats for Kanye West, this was one of them.
Michael Jackson: Do You Remember (Neutronz Remix)
Have you seen a better MJ remix? Thank you Neutronz.
Arthur Beatrice: Carter
We haven’t seen much of Arthur Beatrice since we came across them a few years back. Now newly signed to Universal the London based…
STWO feat. Sanna Hartfield: YOU
We heard this drop and fell lifelessly to the floor. Absolutely amazing downtepo house from Paris based producer STWO. Eventually we picked ourself up,…
Rapper Big Pooh feat. Chaundon: Cognac
Rapper Big Pooh one half of Little Brother, is just as hot on his solo tip as he drops his 2nd single from his…
The O'Jays: Darlin' Darlin' Baby (First Touch Retouch)
We just found this subtle but dancefloor filler remix by First Touch of an absolute soul classic. Go outside and high five a stranger.
Talk In Colour: Candles (Crewdson Remix)
Yesterday we posted the original track from new band Talk In Colour, today we are taken back by this beautiful remix of Candles by…
Chloe Martini: Sex Was Good
What a fine producer she is and at only 20 years of age the young Polish Chloe Martini displays a synth-doused bliss beyond her…
Cuttooth feat. Bridie Jackson: Peace (Cuttooth's Pacific Remix)
One of our favourite rising producers, Cuttooth drops a rework, with epic proportions, to his breath-taking track ‘Peace’ which he released at the end…
Eric Lau feat. Rahel: Guide You
Guide You (feat. Rahel) by Eric Lau ‘Guide You’ featuring the sweet soul of Rahel is the third and final track from Eric Lau’s…
Talk In Colour: Candles
We were surprisingly blown away by new band Talk In Colour and their this track ‘Candles’. Describing their sound as â€˜Cinematic future-popâ€™ they have…
Darondo: Didn't I
More soul then a hot cross bun on a Sunday. The Soundcloud description puts it best: “William Pulliam, who performed in the 70s under…
Beatnik Sessions: Debian Blak
One of the freshest new talents to emerge from the UK electronic scene, Debian Blak returns for another Beatnik Session, this time with a…
Catching Flies: Stay Forever
We have been supporting Catching Flies from the very beginning and after the incrediable success of his debut EP The Stars, which included praise…
Justin Timberlake: That Girl
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David McCallum: The Edge (Karim Sextended Edit)
David McCallum is best known as a Scottish actor. However in the 60s, like many celebrities before and since â€“ McCallum tried his hand…
It’s always super exciting when fresh Lakim appears; this time a six track EP composed of remixes of the likes of Erykah Badu, Jill…
Doc Daneeka & Benjamin Damage feat. Abigail Wyles: Battleships (Sasha Involv3r Remix)
We very much look forward to drowning in this. Download the remix.
Chief Chiko: Biggie Smalls: Think Big Remix
German producer Chief Chiko adds some mellowness to Notorious. Wait till this kicks in and download via the player.
Riot Jazz Brass Band: Corn On The Cob / Paradox
Corn On The Cob / Paradox by Riot Jazz Brass Band Always a big delight to catch live, we have been big fans of…
Riva Starr Feat. Rssll: Kill Me
‘Kill Me’ is the fun summer single from London producer and DJ Riva Starr, taken from his new album Hand In Hand dropping July…
Close feat. Joe Dukie: My Way
We heart anything with the butter melting voice of Joe Dukie (Fat Freddy’s Drop), but especially something like this with such a beautiful percussion…
Amel Larrieux: For Real (IAMNOBODI Remix)
Warm milk music from German based wizard IAMNOBODI. IAMNOBODI’s Facebook
Condensed Milk: Dusty Milk Crates Volâ€‹.â€‹3
Dusty Milk Crates Vol.3 by Condensed Milk Super cool beat compilation from Condensed Milk. There are some big names here from the underground circuit,…
Tamara Saul: Neon Colors
Really digging this track from new Croatian rnb artist Tamara Saul. Its one of the highlights from her sweet and soulful debut Neon Nights…
Opensouls: Rise Up (Lewis McCallum remix)
Lewis McCallum adds his special touch to Opensouls’ track ‘Rise Up’ for his epic 8min remix. Extra percussion bits come courtesy of the one…
Debian Blak@Shacklewell Arms
Debian Blak’s debut London show is set to be a real party as he celebrates his new EP with a collection of some of…
IAMNOBODI feat. The Clubcasa Chamber Orchestra: Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe Refix
BDKMV Refix feat. The Clubcasa Chamber Orchestra by IAMNOBODI Kendrick Lamar gets a schooling as IAMNOBODI does something special in this cover. http://iamnobodi.bandcamp.com/track/bdkmv-refix-feat-the-clubcasa-chamber-orchestra
Benin City: Faithless
Benin City drop the video to their latest single ‘Faithless’ Taken from their highly awaited debut album Fires In The Park Out 1st July…
Julien Dyne Feat. Mara TK: Stained Glass Fresh Frozen
Another beautiful track featuring the sweet soul of Mara TK, this time over a Julien Dyne superbly produced track. This track gives us real…
Chance The Rapper: Acid Rain
Chance The Rapper is the latest highlight in rap music. Taken from his Acid Rap project, this laid-back track best demonstrates the eccentric style…
Yungun & Mr Thing: The FRMX EP
The FRMX EP by Yungun & Mr Thing We stumbled across this free download EP from ambassadors of UK hip hop and rare groove…
Debian Blak feat. Kate from Mt Wolf: Push It
Debian Blak’s latest single ‘Push It’ is nothing short of pure summer vibes. Released via Audio Doughnuts as a separate project to his already…
Electric Wire Hustle: Again
Featuring the arresting soul of Mara TK we go back to this beautiful track from New Zealand’s Electric Wire Hustle. Taken from their wonderful…
Jacob Banks: The Monologue EP
There is a lot of heat surrounding new soul star, Birmingham based Jacob Banks. Check out his Monologue EP that far then justifies the…
Dida: Don't Go
New track from Swedish rapper Dida as he re-edits LVLF’s ‘Your New Beloved’. Download for free via the player and make sure you check…
Mara TK: Taniwhunk
Taniwhunk by Mara TK TANIWHUNK : A. Run (away from the valley of fear) B. Anyone here? Once an alumnus of Red Bull Music…
Katalyst: Dreaming Of You
Katalyst (Ashley Anderson) is an award winning DJ and Producer from Australia. He has had releases on Stones Throw, BBE, Invada and Universal Music.…
The Beatnuts, Jeru The Damaja & Afu Ra@The Garage
The Doctors Orders once again bring together three legends in hip hop for a special evening of head-nodding reminiscing this Saturday. Get tickets.
Movement: Feel Real
Brand new, Three boys from Sydney. More Movement.
Andreya Triana: Song For A Friend
Andreya Triana has always been one of our true favourites ever since our inception a few years ago. In essence Beatnik and her came…
Rhye: Open (SOHN Remix)
SOHN manages what would seem at first impossibleâ€”reworking Rhye’s already breathtaking ‘Open’ into his own paralyzingly beautiful version.
Metro Area@Oval Space
A night of warm, disco-ish house. Don’t miss Brooklyn genre bending masters, Metro Area Live at the Oval Space this weekend. The brainchild of…
Various: Boxbeats Vol. 2
VA – BOXBEATS VOL. 2 by Phonophanatic Stick the kettle on, sit back and brew to Boxbeats Vol. 2â€” a super chilled instrumental hip…
The Robert Digweed Collective: First Impressions
First Impressions by The Robert Digweed Collective First Impressions is the debut album from The Robert Digweed Collective. It offers some fresh new ideas…
Wiz Khalifa: Mezmorized
Low riding with Whiz Khalifa. Taken from Krush & Orange Juice.
Mount Kimbie: Cold Spring Fault Less Youth
After their stunning debut Crooks & Lovers in 2010, the anticipation can not be measured for Mount Kimbies follow up Cold Spring Fault Less…
Ground Up Gang: The Cypher 2.0
We just can’t get enough of new young rapper Bigg Dogg. This time as part of his crew Ground Up Gang, there’s no denying…
The Roots feat. Common: Act Two (Love Of My Life)
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Snakehips: On & On
We were floored by the beauty of this new track from UK’s own Snakehips and have had it on repeat since. It boast a…
HVOB: Always Like This (andhim remix)
One of Berlin’s finest, andhim recently dropped this soulful and minimal remix. More from andhim.
Handbook – Dustworks by Pragmatic Theory Handbook nicely spreads an array of dusty beats with his latest chilled offering. Born in Scunthorpe, UK, but…
Artificial Intelligence feat. Jenna G: Rising
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/Artificial_Intelligence-Rising_feat_Jenna_Gmp3plate.com_.mp3" text="Artificial Intelligence feat. Jenna G: Rising" dl="0"] A soulful drum n bass track to motivate your week from two legends in the…
Beatnik Sessions: Tuesday Born
The incredibly talented and upcoming producer Tuesday Born passes through for this episode of Beatnik Sessions and performs his chilled soulful beauty ‘Wake’â€¨â€¨ with…
14th: Tina Moore vs Indo
14th return after a slight hiatus with a minimalistic and vocal lead rework of two garage classicsâ€” ‘Are You Sleeping?’ by Indo vs ‘Never…
Mayer Hawthorne feat. Jessie Ware: Her Favorite Song
Mayer Hawthorne and Jessie Ware teaming up is enough to turn any head. Wonderfully connecting both sides of the pond.
Bob Marley: Waiting In Vain
[wpaudio url="LINK" text="Bob Marley: Waiting In Vain" dl="0"] A perfect way to start your week. Happy Monday.
Ultraista: Small Talk (Four Tet)
Another great remix from one of our favouritesâ€”Four Tet. Happy Friday.
Thievery Corporation & Tycho: Fragments / Ascension
Fragments / Ascension by Thievery Corporation / Tycho A Thievery Corporation & Tycho collaborative EP is more then enough reason to press play. An…
Moko: Hand On Heart
Words can’t describe our love for new artist MOKO right now. Effortlessly cool, with the gorgeous injections of trip-hop and early dance elements like…
The Boxettes@Jazz Cafe
Get ready for a vocal extravaganza tonight as the amazing and extraordinary Boxettes prepare to marvel and delight at London’s The Jazz Cafe. If…
Debian Blak: Where You
Let yourself sink into the wash of this gem from rising producer Debian Blak. Taken from his highly awaited new EP – Six Months…
Frameworks: Old Friend
‘Old Friend’ is the breath-taking new single from exciting new Manchester based producer Frameworks. Featuring the gripping, soulful vocal performance of JP Cooper, the…
Hawk House: A Little More Elbow Room
This has been on repeat since we got our hands on it, some of the most refreshing Hip Hop we’ve heard in a long…
Moods: Love Is Real
POW! this beat is electric! Recently found, Moods has an incredible portfolio of boom-bap beats. Beautiful samples, snapping drums what more do you need!?…
PMOI with Eric Lau & Tawiah@Old Queens Head
Don’t miss the next PMOI Live as they present the premier performance of “Eric Lau & friends” Thursday 16th May at the Old Queens…
Eric Lau feat. Tawiah: Where To Go Now
Eric Lau drops another gem in the form of his next singleâ€”the super catchy ‘Where To Go Now’. It’s free to download and features…
Day: Land Of 1000 Chances
A dusty soul beauty from one of the grooviest producers in Los Angeles – Day aka DJ Day. Taken from his new album Land…
Dames Brown: Soul fly
Soul Fly by Dames Brown If the soul movement of 1960s had house music this is what it would sound like. ‘Soul Fly’ is…
London Grammer: Wasting My Young Years
New track from London Grammer.. Give it time to build. Mesmerising. More from London Grammer.
Kirk Spencer feat. Louis Scott: A Kid
We keep championing newbie Kirk Spencer and here is another gem from the Nottingham based musician. We have all the faith he is destined…
The XX : Fantasy
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/06-Fantasy.mp3" text="The XX : Fantasy" dl="0"] Emerse yourself in this electronic glow.
Pedestrian: Hoyle Road
Another Beauty from Pedestrian. Welcome to the weekend.
Young Fathers: I Heard
Young Fathers is an alternative hip hop group based in Edinburgh. In 2008 they recorded their first albumâ€”Inconceivable Child… Conceived, but it wasn’t untill…
Atoms for Peace: Before Your Very Eyes
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/tumblr_mijiyhB4Ys1qaezfgo1.mp3" text="Atoms for Peace: Before Your Very Eyes" dl="0"] Atoms of Peace are an experimental rock/electronic supergroup formed back in 2009. Consisting of…
Ty: Let's Start
TY drops his latest video for new track ‘Let’s Start’â€”another fun soulful hip hop gem. Lifted from Kick Snare & An Idea – Part…
Benin City: Faithless
‘Faithless’ follows on from where ‘My Love’, awash with emotion, left us. It’s the second single from their highly awaited debut album Fires In…
Norman Jay & Marshall Jefferson@Village Underground
Don’t miss the British Institute that is Norman Jay (MBE) at Village Underground next month. One forever synonymous with Notting Hill Carnival prepare for…
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/04.-Still.mp3" text="Daughter: Still" dl="0"] Taken from their mesmerising debut If I Leave.
William Arcane: Want Somebody
‘Want Somebody’ is the gorgeous lead track from upcoming producer William Arcane’s debut EP 12″ vinyl called Permanence. It drops 10th June on via…
Debian Blak: Six Months From Mars EP
Not long now until Debian Blak drops his long anticipated Six Months From Mars EP, a first on new label Audio Doughnuts. Four original…
Hawk House: Tidal Tendencies
Once A Yellow Man, now Hawk House; you may remember ‘My Lyrics Are Alive’ or ’3000 Miles Of Youth’. Hawk House are the UK’s…
Silvertongue: The City
Lively video from Edinburgh’s Silvertongue for his new single ‘The City.’ One of many aspiring Scottish emcees, there’s much more to be heard. ‘The…
Ta-ku: Hey Justin (Elaquent Remix)
Little can do wrong when you have Ta-ku and Elaquent sharing a title, even with Justin in there. Two incredible producers. Courtesy of HW&W…
Benin City: My Love (Paper Tiger Remix)
Paper Tiger add yet another super remix to rebellious electronic jazz outfit Benin City, to celebrate the bands debut album dropping via Audio Doughnuts.…
A good friend recently introduced us to the very new Brighton based band Palace and we immediately feel in love with their bluesy throwback…
Daughter: Get Lucky
Daughter offer a stunning cover of ‘Get Lucky’â€”Daft Punk’s number one hit featuring Pharrell Williams currently doing the rounds.
Laura Mvula: Green Garden (Debian Blak)
Beatnik favourite and a new electronic producer to seriously keep an eye on, Debian Blak has just dropped his bootleg remix of Laura Mvula’s…
Astro Nautico: Atlantics Vol. 3
Atlantics Vol. 3 by Astro Nautico A series not to be reckoned with, Brooklyn label Astro Nautico with their third compilation of beats n’…
Beastie Boys: The Negotiation Limerick File
Tomorrow, May 4th, will be a year since Hip Hop lost it’s M.V.P – MCA – aka Adam Yauch, founding member of the legendary…
With their stunning self-titled debut album released via Destroy All Records, Ikestra have fast become one of the most exciting bands of 2013 and…
Quasimoto: Planned Attack
Madlib’s alter-ego Quasimoto returns with his third studio album Yessir Whatever on Stones Throw. 12 tracks recorded over 12 years so expect big things…
Boards Of Canada: Roygbiv
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/Boards-of-Canada-Roygbiv-www.mrtzcmp3.net_.mp3" text="Boards Of Canada - Roygbiv" dl="0"] In anticipation of Boards Of Canada’s fourth album Tomorrow’s Harvest, today is the perfect day to…
Bigg Dogg: Mind Boggling
Hailing from NYC, Bigg Dogg with a bigg track. Available on Ecko’s Underground Airplay mixtape. In conjunction with it’s new Spring 13′ collection, Ecko…
Mungo's Hi Fi: Jah Come To I
Glasgow-based sound system, Mungo’s Hi Fi produce some quality reggae and dub. A personal favourite for todays recommendation.
Tyler The Creator feat. Coco Owino & Erykah Badu: TreeHome95
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Tyler_The_Creator-Treehome95_Feat_Coco_O_amp_Erykah_Badump3plate.com_.mp3" text="Tyler Creator: TreeHome95" dl="0"] Tyler The Creators latest album Dave Matthews features Frank Ocean and Laetitia Sadier from Stereolab. Including this super…
The Last Skeptik: Be There (A Short Horror Film)
Beatnik’s favourite, The Last Skeptik drops his new visual piece for his track ‘Be There’. Somewhat of ‘A Short Horror Film’ taken from the…
Tropics feat. Gavin Turek: Courage
This will melt you like butter. Taken from their much awaited Home & Consonance EP. More music from the Tropics.
Little is known about Jungle… They are a fresh new outfit with all the makings of something special though. More from Jungle.
To Kill A King: Funeral (Tyde Remix)
Tyde’s synth infused remix of To Kill A King’s ‘Funeral’ To Kill A King’s debut album Cannibals With Cutlery is available now. Tyde’s Facebook
A chilling yet alluring track from the L.A brothers, inc. Their debut album ‘No World’ is now available on 4AD. Check out ‘No World’…
Kavinsky feat. Lovefoxxx: Nightcall
Any Drive fans will spot this one a mile off. Epic track!
Daft Punk feat. Pharrell: Get Lucky
Daft Punk and Pharell Williams? Yes.
DeAndre Grover: False Reality
Some super cool futuristic jazz bussiness from California based experimental saxophonist/producer DeAndre Grover. Download via the player.
The Streets: Has It Come To This
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/02-Has-It-Come-to-This_.mp3" text="The Streets: Has It Come To This " dl="0"] No matter its popularity and the years since it dropped (2004), ‘Has It…
Stuart McCallum: The Seventh Tree
Manchester guitarist and composer Stuart McCallum is probably best known for his work with Cinematic Orchestra. The distinctive, ethereal and atmospheric sound of his…
A mesmerising video to accompany the breath-taking track from singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer SOHN. ‘Bloodflows’ is released in June on 12″ and download via…
The Police: Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/07-Every-Little-Thing-She-Does-Is-Magic.mp3" text="Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic " dl="0"] A classic from one of our favourite bands.
Lana Del Rey: Young & Beautiful
New Lana Del Rey from The Great Gatsby soundtrack out May 6.
The Gene Dudley Group: The Fawcett Negotiation
The Fawcett Negotiation by The Gene Dudley Group Another beauty from the Wah Wah 45′s label as they celebrate the annoucement of their new…
‘Convergent’ is the exciting taster from Scrimshire’s highly anticipated third album Bright. Tense, taut and hypnotic ode to a strained and suffocating relationship, ‘Convergent’…
Youth Lagoon: Mute
The latest video for single ‘Mute’ from dreamy West Coast dwelling producer Youth Lagoon. Taken from the album Wondrous Bughouse via Fat Possum Records.…
NoisseS feat. Heart Kill Giant: Burning Star (Annie Mac Radio 1 Rip)
We heard this recently on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show and were blown away. London born and bred producer NoisseS has been around…
Jacques Greene + Tinashe: Painted Faces
New Jacques Greene tune. The track was impressively made in a day as part of the Yours Truly and Adidas originals “Songs from Scratch”…
Kirk Spencer feat. Marita: Life on the Island
We don’t know much about exciting newbie Kirk Spencer but we have his soundcloud on repeat. Big and bashy things from him expected in…
Guru's Jazzmatazz feat. Chaka Khan: Watch What You Say
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Gurus-JazzMatazz-feat-Chaka-Khan-Watch-What-You-Sayfreemuzichka.com_.mp3" text="Guru's Jazzmatazz feat. Chaka Khan: Watch What You Say" dl="0"] Today’s recommendation remembers a true Hip Hop icon, as three years today…
Mnek: White Noise (Axel Kacoutie Remix)
Axel Kacoutie remixed emerging singer/songwriter Mnek’s version of Disclosure and Alunageorge’s ‘White Noise’ to stunning consequences. Just the right amount mix of rnb power…
Benin City: My Love
The mult-talented electro-brass collective Benin City drop the video to new single ‘My Love’. A celebratory fusion of spoken word and emotive percussion. Download…
Johnbear & Bria: Call Me Your Lover
Janet Jackson sounds gooooood. Download for free.
Rising producer Oppaa marks our Thursday with a rework of Adele, leaving us in a cool daze.
Mt. Wolf: Union Chapel
Our favourite new band Mt. Wolf announce their next London headline show – a tripped down semi-acoustic and orchestral show at the beautiful Union…
Anushka: I Have Love 4 You
Anushka have just dropped their debut Yes Guess on Brownswood Recordings. Go and support, these are certainly ‘Ones To Watch’.
Mt. Wolf: Hypolight
Mt. Wolf drop the video to their lead single ‘Hypolight’ – a visually stunning addition to the magnificent and much hyped track. Directed by…
Cynikal: Take Off
Today’s recommendation is a cerebral rap lead track from Cynikal. Taken from the forthcoming EP Toby. What’s more it’s free here.
Mt. Wolf Tour Dates
Mt. Wolf continue to build on the excitement surrounding this new band with the announcement of a extensive UK tour. More info on dates.
INC.: The Place
After thier magnificent London show last week we return to this beauty from smooth brother duo INC. Download The Place for free.
Infinite Potentials: (The Saddest) Happiness in me
For all our analog glitch heads. Get this beauty for free via the player.
Mystro feat. Thomas Jules: You Ain't Right
Beatnik old friend and UK legend Mystro drops his new track and video ‘You Ain’t Right’. Incredibly catchy with the right kind of soul,…
Tall Black Guy Album Launch@Bedroom Bar
Don’t miss Tall Black Guy’s (First Word Records) album launch this Saturday 20th April at Bedroom Bar. Set to be another great First Word…
Michael Jackson & SWV: Human Nature/Right Here
This classic feels us with sunshine.
Debian Blak: Cant Get Enough ft Neo Joshua
Rising electronic producer Debian Blak drops his first single from his new EP Six Months From Mars. Featuring the soulful vocals of Neo Joshua…
Tawiah latest track ‘FACes’ is from her upcoming FREEdom Drop dropping April 30th In support for international day for street children Tawiah is offering…
Benny Diction x Mnsr Frites: Appetisers
Appetisers by Benny Diction x Mnsr Frites ‘Wake up your taste buds’ and listen as two seriously talented lyricists drop raps about the wonders…
The Last Skeptik: Pick Your Battles
The latest song to be taken from the critically acclaimed forthcoming instrumental album Thanks For Trying from The Last Skeptik via BBE Records. Watch…
PÃ¡le and Joshua Idehen: Playing Truant
‘Playing Truant’ is mouth-watering collaboration between Beatnik favourites and two rising talents producer PÃ¡le and spoken word/lyricist Joshua Idehen (Benin City). Dropping digitally via…
Mmoths: Diaries (Remix EP)
Last month Dublin-based producer Mmoths dropped his highly awaited new EPâ€”Diaries. Now he’s dropped a remix version of the release for free download and…
Hiatus: We Can Be Ghosts Now (feat. Shura)
Hiatus releases a beautifully animated music video to his breath-taking track ‘We Cab Be Ghosts Now’. A simple love story intwined within lush minimal…
Sia: Little Man (Exeman Remix)
A garage classic to take you to the weekend.
Ali Shaheed Muhammad + J.Rocc + DJ Yoda@KOKO
Don’t miss an incredible line up at KOKO on Bank Holiday Sunday May 5th as The Doctors Orders and Soundcrash join forces to bring…
Ghostpoet drops the video to ‘Meltdown’, the first single from his highly awaited second album Some Say I So I Say Light out May…
Aceyalone's: Leanin' On Slick
We know Aceyalone best for his work with RJD2 on the Magnificent City album but he is also the legendary emcee and founding member…
Mr Joseph: I Still Love You
Such a soul touching drum n bass tune.
Portico Quartet: Laker Boo (Live At the Roundhouse)
Reel with envy as you watch the magnificent Portico Quartet perform ‘Laker Boo’ live at London’s Roundhouse. They will be playing KOKO on April…
Substantial: Jackin' Jill
Jackin' Jill by Substantial This is an amazing re-work project from Substantial as he takes on soul queen Jill Scott. But there’s more to…
Mount Kimbie: Made To Stray
Download this beauty for free. From their highly awaited new album Cold Spring Fault Less Youth out 27th May 2013 via Warp Records
Diaz: Be Close To Me
[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/DIAZ-Be-Close-To-Me.mp3" text="Diaz: Be Close To Me" dl="0"] Contrary to their 80s new-wave sound, DIAZ are a fresh and exciting new band and we…
The Last Skeptik: Pick Your Battles
The Last Skeptik, one of the UK’s most talented producers, returns this May 6th with his new album Thanks For Trying on BBE Records.…
Jewbei: Jewbei Does Action Bronson
Jewbei Does Action Bronson by Jewbei Beatnik’s very own Joe Lovelock isn’t just our chief video editor. Oh no, he is also travels under…
Dolor: Misteria EP
Dolor is a new and exciting young Chicago-based producer who has turned heads with his remixes of The Weeknd and collaboration work with Ninja…
Gabrielle Aplin: Home (umami & Alle Farben edit)
Brilliant re-edit by Alle Farben of Gabrielle Alpin’s hit track ‘Home’. One of the best remixes of a song we have heard in recent…
Phoria are a stunning new Brighton based band that are taking the internet by storm and fast becoming the next best kept secret. The…
Mt. Wolf: Veins
Mt. Wolf recently dropped the final full track from their critically acclaim second EP Hypolight and today announce their release is available to buy…
Eric Lau feat. Rahel: Everytime
The hugely talented Eric Lau returns with this seminal soul track ‘Everytime’. It’s the new single from his much awaited new albumâ€”One of Many…
Spazzkid: Forgiveness (Live in my bedroom)
‘Forgiveness’ is a song off beat wizard Spazzkid’s album Desire, out on April 9 via Keats Collective/Purr Tapes. If you feeling like what he’s…
Stunning track from a seriously exciting ‘One To Watch’ musician in 2013 â€” MOKO. We can’t get enough of the jungle/trip hop induced drop.
TY – Dont Watch That (Jewbei Remix)
Beatnik’s very own Joe Lovelock aka beat maker Jewbei adds a special rework to an old TY classic. Download for free via the player.…
Maya Jane Coles: Essential Mix
One of the hottest talents to come out of the dance/electronic scene in recent years we return to this seminal Radio 1 Essential Mix…
Owiny Sigoma Band: Nyiduonge Drums
This is the video for the certified dancefloor wrecker â€˜Nyiduonge Drumsâ€™ from Owiny Sigoma Band (Brownswood Recordings.) It features the one and only Charles…
Ifan Dafydd feat. Alys Williams: Llonydd
Today’s recommendation left us speechless when we first heard it. Go buy it. Happy Friday.
Jessie Ware: Imagine It Was Us
Jessie Ware’s new single is another sure hit – teaming up Julio Bashmore and what is becoming a dream collaboration.
Moko: Summon The Strength
We are becoming super obsessed with rising soul star MOKO, her choice of production is mouth watering. Expect huge things this year. Find out…
Don’t miss the UK’s best Soul queen Alice Russell live in London on the 17th April. Get tickets.
Toddla T: Worst Enemy
Everyone is talking about Toddla T’s latest musical project that includes the return of two legends garage vocalist Shola Ama and UK hip hop…
The Melt Compilation: Volume One
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[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Air-All-I-Need-www.mrtzcmp3.net_.mp3" text="Air: All I Need" dl="0"] Superb laid back beauty from French electronic group Air. Taken from their iconic 1998 debut album Moon…
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[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/The-National-Bloodbuzz-Ohio-www.mrtzcmp3.net_.mp3" text="The National: Bloodbuzz Ohio" dl="0"] The National announced their highly anticipated new album set for release in May. Today we recommend ‘Bloodbuzz…
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