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Lowpines: Call Off The Hunt

Epic and haunting single from lo-fi band Lowpines.

Jake Isaac: Waiting Here

Singer/songwriter Jake Isaac’s beautiful and emotional song with a ear-grabbing guitar melody.

James Bay: Hold Back The River

Title track from his Hold Back The River EP, singer/songwriter James Bay’s breathtaking vocals builds to an epic chorus.

Honne: The Night

Sensual and slow burning track from Honne.

Chris Cookson: Pillow Talk

Beautiful debut single from London’s Chris Cookson, blending lush strings and keys in perfect harmony.

Troves: Youth In Decay

Brighton electro pop band Troves with their sugary debut single.

Oceaán: At Your Feet

Manchester’s Oceaán releases his new single, crafting rnb and electronic beats together.

To Be Frank: Let It Go

Suffolk based To Be Frank with his new emotionally charged single.

Listenbee: Save Me

Summer vibes from unknowns Listenbee.

Aquilo: Human

Title track from their Human EP, definitely one to watch for in 2015.

TĀLĀ: Unfinished Business

TĀLĀ’s “Unfinished Business” taken from her Alchemy EP is packed with bass

Leo Kalyan: Full Circle

Brand new Leo Kalyan from his upcoming mixtape.

Amen Dunes: Song To The Siren

Beautiful and breathtaking cinematic track from New York’s Amen Dunes.

Flower Drums Feat. St South: Don’t Wait

Lovers of indie-pop will love Perth’s Flower Drums collab with fellow Aussie, St South.

Dalton: Only Names

Debut single from LA based Dalton slowly builds to an epic chorus.

Snow Ghosts: Bowline

First single from Snow Ghosts forthcoming album A Wrecking, “Bowline” seamlessly blends elements of folk and electronica together.

Fairchild: Arcadia

Six piece Aussie indie-rock band Fairchild with one of their tracks from their Sadako EP.

Kodaline: Honest

Kodaline returns with a new single from their forthcoming album.

RÉN: Time

Upcoming Brooklyn singer Renée Orshan aka RÉN with a sensual and funky single.

Purity Ring: Push Pull

Canadian duo Purity Ring return with an atmospheric new single to their forthcoming album.

Aurora: Under Stars

Electrifying new single from Norwegian singer Aurora.

Snowpoet: Butterflies

Beautiful and deep, Snowpoet blending poetry and folk together.

From Kid: Underground

Up and coming Swiss electro pop duo From Kid with an atmospheric track from their highly anticipated debut album You Can Have All The…

Superhumanoids Feat. Rome Fortune: No Future

LA band Superhumanoids drops a new track with rapper Rome Fortune.

Oh Wonder: All We Do

Oh Wonder with the release of their soothing yet emotion-filled new single.

Romare: Roots

Taken from London based Romare’s Roots EP. Filled with hypnotic and infectious basslines.

Mikky Ekko: Mourning Doves

Beautiful and haunting keys in Mikky Ekko’s new track “Mourning Doves” from their forthcoming debut album.

George Maple: Vacant Space

Title track from George Maple’s debut EP. For lovers of brooding yet powerful vocals.

Man Without Country Feat. White Sea: Laws of Motion

Welsh duo Man Without Country releases their first single from their second forthcoming LP, featuring LA based vocalist White Sea.

Warpaint: Feeling Alright (Daughter Remix)

Daughter reimagines Warpaint’s “Feeling Alright” for a track full of ambient electronica.

PILLARS: Attacker

Driving ambient goodness from upcoming artist, PILLARS.

SOAK: B a noBody

Sounds of innocence with SOAK’s latest track.

Telemachus: Locust (Henry Wu Remix)

Telemachus’s new single receives a driving and minimal-esque treatment from London based Henry Wu.

Bonobo: Return To Air

Bonobo with a new track from his Flashlight EP.

Young Fathers: Soon Come Soon

For the hip hop lovers, new track from Young Fathers.

The Raveonettes: Endless Sleeper

Wall of sound from Danish rock duo The Raveonettes from their Pe’ahi album.

Compny: Something Had to Give

New colourful single from Compny.

Röyksopp: Thank You

Norwegian electronic duo Röyksopp saying goodbye to their final and last LP with a simple “Thank You”.

Celeste London: All My Friends Love Hip-Hop

Celeste London dropping together a new mix ahead for All My Friends Love Hip-Hop.

Turtle: Lavender

Turtle drops his new track from his forthcoming EP to be released spring next year.

Ritual: Blood Flow

Ritual’s haunting new single from their upcoming EP The Fall.

Communions: So Long Sun

Danish 4-piece band, Communions with their shoegaze new single.

Rae Morris Feat. Fryars: Cold

Beautiful track from Rae Morris and Fryars.

Coasts: Lions

Bristol/Norwich band Coasts with their new single from their A Rush of Blood EP.

Astronomyy: Not Into U

Astronomyy with his sensual new single from his forthcoming EP.

XO FEAT. Leo Kalyan: Pulling Me Under

19 year old producer XO with his massive track taken from his Through The Night EP.

Tove Styrke: Brag

Taken from Swedish songstress Tove Styrke’s forthcoming Borderline EP.

ALTA: Hold Your Fire

Electronic duo hailing from Melbourne, ALTA with their new single “Hold Your Fire.”

Croquet Club: Only You Can Tell

French electronic music project Croquet Club with their melodic new single.

Mark Ronson Feat. Kevin Parker: Daffodils

Mark Ronson’s follow up to “Uptown Funk” featuring the vocals of Kevin Parker from Tame Impala.

Alex Burey: Inside World

London’s Alex Burey presents his title-track from his debut leftfield inspired EP Inside World. Out on 21st January 2015 via his own label, Pling Recordings.

TeamMate: Until You Find Me

Indie-pop band from the city of angels, TeamMate with their new single “Until You Find Me”

Oslo Parks: The Night

Brighton-based band Oslo Parks with their single, “The Night” and performing alongside more of our friends at X Novo Records, Treasureseason, Crystal Bats &…

Made In Heights: Panther

Fresh single from Made In Heights forthcoming album in beautiful minimalist fashion.

Robyn Sherwell: Islander

London’s latest songstress Robyn Sherwell with her drum-infused pop track “Islander”.

Cruisr: Kidnap Me

Philadelphia Indie-pop band Cruisr with their debut EP All Over.

Darlia: Stars Are Aligned

Hailing from Blackpool, Darlia with their fresh single “Stars Are Aligned.”

Brooklyn Pets: Electric Paws

One of the newest bands on the LA scene, Brooklyn Pets with their shoegaze track “Electric Paws” from their Mega Idiot EP.

Goste: Omar’s Ghost

NY producer Goste with his first track from his Eugene EP in deep and euphoric fashion.

Novo Amor: Callow

Mesmerising and breath-taking new track by Welsh musician, Novo Amor.

Catching Flies: Quiet Nights

Beautiful downtempo track from Catching Flies.

Kattison: I Know You’re Ready

Unknown producer from London, Kattison already receiving love from Annie Mac and Sasha with his single “I Know You’re Ready”.

Shy Nature: Young Heads

Alternative band from London, Shy Nature, from their Birthday Club EP.

Navvi: Palms

Left field electro-pop duo from Seattle, Naavi with their single, “Palms”.

Until The Ribbon Breaks Feat. Run The Jewels: Revolution Indifference

Welsh indie-electro band Until The Ribbon Breaks fuses hip hop in their latest track with Run The Jewels.

Adna: Living

Swedish songstress Adna with a gem of a track called ‘Living’.

Fryars: On Your Own

London’s Fryar with ‘On Your Own’ from his upcoming album Power.

The Theorist: Let U Know

Toronto producer The Theorist with a splendid seductive track.

Tobtok: Savanna (Keljet Remix)

Dutch duo Keljet spices up Tobtok’s Savanna with some serious groovy basslines.

Gang of Four Feat. Alison Mosshart: Broken Talk

Post-punk Gang of Four returns with Broken Talk, featuring Alison Mosshart from The Kills. Taken from their upcoming album, What Happens Next.

Nao: Good Girl

The future looks bright for London singer Nao with her unique style on soul. Fresh off her So Good EP.

Klo: Under Lie

Electronic duo Klo. from Melbourne with their third single to date. And its big.

Band of Skulls: Himalayan

Title track off their album Himalayan, the third instalment by Southampton rock band, Band of Skulls.

Amber Run: Pilot

Amber Run and their title track from their Pilot EP.

Laurel: Memorials

Highly anticipating Laurel’s new EP Holy Water after this track.

Wu Lyf: We Bros

Manchester band Wu Lyf with one of their classics.

Aja Monet: Handful of Hurricane

Vocals and lyrics full of soul from Brooklyn poet Aja Monet from her upcoming Courage EP. Aja Monet will be taking to the stage…

Lóbo Feat. RIVRS: Close To You

London producer Lobo with fellow electronic duo RIVRS with a beautifully crafted disco jam.

Kiasmos: Burnt

Minimal and mind bending, Icelandic techno duo Kiasmos releases their electronic sounds in an album size.

DELS Feat. Rosie Lowe: Burning Beaches

Taken from London rapper DELS upcoming single ‘Burning Beaches’.

Bear//Face & Mothica: Molt

Northern Irish producer Bear//Face teams up with New York based Mothica for an epic track.

Cristobal and the Sea: My Love (Ay Ay Ay)

Multi-cultural, London based band Cristobal and the Sea with their catchy single ‘My Love’ from their upcoming EP, Peach Bells.

Rae Morris: My God

Rae Morris with the voice of an angel on her Closer EP.

Rebecca Clements: Love Child

Upcoming singer from Southwest England, Rebecca Clements with her deeply haunting vocals and lyrics in ‘Love Child’.

Caribou: Our Love

Dance floor tune from Caribou’s highly acclaimed album, Our Love.

Sango: Just, Hold On For a Second

Producer Sango from Soulection drops a brand new beat.

Alle Farben Feat. Graham Candy: She Moves (Felon Remix)

London based production group Felon gives Alle Farben’s summer hit a darker club twist.

As Elephants Are: Crown

Rock quartet from Aylesbury As Elephants Are with a new EP Crown.

ThomC: Lightcharges

Drawing inspiration from the work of Nikola Tesla, ThomC with the release of his album Lightcharges.

Mod Sun: 1970

Mod Sun with his brand of hippy hop.

Laurel: Shells

Laurel with her unique brand of pop, from her To The Hills EP.

Grades: Crocodile Tears

Grades with a hugely addictive house tune.

Brave Shores: Dancing Underwater

New Toronto outfit, Brave Shores with their youthful sound.

Zhu: Paradise Awaits (Rufus Remix)

Australians Rufus/Rufus Du Sol gives mysterious producer Zhu’s ‘Paradise Awaits’ a progressive house makeover.

Jon Hopkins Feat. Raphaelle Standell: Form By Firelight

Jon Hopkins reimagines his own songs from his 2013 album with upcoming EP Asleep Versions.

Death From Above 1979: Trainwreck 1979

Since coming back together again, Death From Above 1979 has since released a new track from their upcoming album The Physical World.

Misun: Superstitions

LA based band from DC, Misun packs some serious future disco groove.

Jessie Ware: Share It All

Filled with emotions and taken off Jessie Ware’s Tough Love album.

Alex Vargas: Till Forever Runs Out

Alex Vargas with his soulful voice from his Solid Ground EP.

La Roux: Let Me Down Gently

Back from a hiatus, La Roux returns with Trouble In Paradise with her characteristic style.

Palace: Lost In The Night EP

Download Palace’s debut EP released on Beatnik via itunes.

Palace: Lost In The Night

Palace with ‘Lost In The Night’ from their highly acclaimed EP.

Future Islands: Seasons (Waiting On You)

Coming from Baltimore, Future Islands present their lead single from their album, Singles.

Imogen Heap: First Train Home

Taken off her third solo album, classic Imogen Heap with ‘First Train Home’.

Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment: No Better Blues

Chance The Rapper gives the low down on his views on society with new track.

SBTRKT Feat. Sampha: Temporary View

SBTRKT returns with a team up with Sampha in ‘Temporary View’.

Aquilo: I Gave It All

Sensual and full of emotions from the boys Aquilo from the Lake District.

Franz Ferdinand: Take Me Out (Daft Punk Remix)

A classic from Franz Ferdinand with a touch of robotic vibes.

Cold War Kids: Miracle Mile

Cold War Kids with their 2013 hit from their album Dear Miss Lonelyhearts.

Sam Sure: Hunger

One of London’s freshest singer/songwriters, Sam Sure packs a punch with his debut track.

Bonobo: Flashlight

Great upbeat track from the new Bonobo. Here’s ‘Flashlight’.

Marika Hackman: Drown

First single from Marika Hackman’s debut album, We Sleep At Last. Can’t wait for the release!

Blood Red Shoes: Red River

Dirty and fuzzy, coming from Brighton’s Blood Red Shoes EP, Water.

The Temper Trap: Need Your Love

Released back in 2012, The Temper Trap with their lead single from their self titled second album, The Temper Trap.

Jagwar Ma: Come Save Me

Critically-acclaimed Aussie psych rock band Jagwar Ma from their album, Howlin.

Tei Shi: Bassically

Colombian born, Brooklyn based Tei Shi mesmerises us with her newest track which slowly builds up to a full epic chorus.

Aluna George: Supernatural

Aluna George returns after a hiatus with their groovy new single!

Jhene Aiko: 3:16pm

Powerful lyrics from LA-based singer/songwriter Jhene Aiko from her debut EP, Sail Out.

Royal Blood: Come On Over

Critically acclaimed Royal Blood with their massive head-banging track ‘Come On Over’.

Låpsley: Station (Le Motel Remix)

Le Motel glosses teenage singer/songwriter, Lapsely’s ‘Station’ with an ethereal quality.

All We Are: Utmost Good

Indie trio All We Are’s single, Utmost Good, packed with a drowsy beat and Bee Gee’s-like vocals.

Shura: Indecision

Fresh tune from Shura! Comes with an added touch of synth pop and 80s flavour love.

Woman’s Hour: To The End

Dreamy, charming soothing vocals from London’s very own Woman’s Hour.

Fyfe: Solace

Dreamy synth lines, infectious guitar riffs and Fyfe’s melancholic lyrics quite simply stirs emotions.

Fabienne: Maybe

Fabienne’s warm vocals recorded in a single take is as good as gold.

Fable: Stranger In My Head

Hailing from Brighton, upcoming singer Fable possesses a truly haunting and captivating sound.

Palace: I Want What You Got

3rd single off their EP, PALACE with ‘I Want What You Got’.

Blaenavon: Into The Night

Alternative band, Blaenavon takes you ‘Into the Night’ from their 2013 EP, Koso

Kill J: Phoenix

Kill J brings you their unique blend of chillwave and hip hop with Phoenix.

Johnny Marr + The Healers: The Last Ride

Rewind back to 2001, a gem taken from the album Boomslang by Johnny Marr + The Healers.

Emile Haynie Feat. Charlotte Gainsbourg, Devonté Hynes and Sampha: A Kiss Goodbye

All star line-up with Charlotte Gainsbourg, Devonté Hynes also known as Blood Orange and Sampha on Grammy winning producer Emile Haynie’s, A Kiss Goodbye.

Years and Years: Desire

London’s very own Years and Years latest tune Desire with a heavy house influence.

Flying Lotus Feat. Kendrick Lamar: Never Catch Me

Taken from legendary producer Flying Lotus’s new album You’re Dead.

Twin Peaks: Irene

Hailing from Chicago, alternative band Twin Peaks’s Irene, from their 2013 debut LP, Sunken.

LB feat. Hak of Ratking: MFS-1

Ratking’s Hak lends his vocals on Sacramento-based producer Lee Bannon’s upcoming EP, Main/Flex with track MFS-1

Sylas: Shore

Chilled and exciting tune from new UK electro duo Sylas.

Crystal Castles feat. Robert Smith: Not In Love

Crystal Castles classic from their 2010 album Crystal Castles (II).

Palace: Bitter (Music Video)

PALACE release the stunning music video to their critically acclaimed second single ‘Bitter’. We once again hooked up with old friend and brilliant director…

Marian Hill: Lovit

Marian Hill is Jeremy Lloyd (production and writing) and Samantha Gongol (vocals and writing), a new electronic duo from Philadelphia that are turning some…

Laura Doggett: Moonshine

After her phenomenal debut track ‘Phoenix’, Laura Doggett’s highly awaited follow up couldn’t be anything but mesmerising. Laura hasn’t disappointed. ‘Moonshine’ is magnificent and…

Brock Berrigan: Why the Funk Not

Super dope funk from New Jersey’s Brock Berrigan. Wish it was longer!

Lianne La Havas: Don’t Wake Me Up

Beautiful. The chorus takes us far far away.

Alex Burey: Unspoken

London-based Alex Burey has grabbed our attention lately. Unique in his vocal approach, the production on ‘Unspoken’ has us dreaming. There will be no…

Slimkid3 and Nu-Mark: No Pity Party (Herma Puma Remix)

We always pay attention when Herma Puma drops a new remix.

Flyte: Light Me Up

This made us very happy. Those treated 80s drum pads are killer.

Alina Baraz & Galimatias: Fantasy

We played this at least 100 times when we first heard it. Stunning rnb from rising American singer/songwriter Alina Baraz.


Funk and Soul! Wait for that trumpet. Buy the track.

Chancha Via Circuito feat. Lido Pimienta: Jardines

We can’t get enough of this track from Argentian producer Pedro Canale aka Chancha Via Circuito. Mixing the native flavours of the continent he…

Asaviour/Savvy: What We Really Need

Huddersfield and UK hip hop thoroughbred Asaviour aka Savvy returns with his new track ‘What We Really Need’. A heartfelt track and collaboration with…

Laura Doggett: Phoenix

Produced by the magnificent SOHN, we have totally fallen in love with new singer/songwriter Laura Doggett. What a voice. Download ‘Phoenix’ for free.

Eliza Shaddad Performs with Clean Bandit and BBC Philharmonic for BBC Radio 1

Eliza Shaddad performed with Clean Bandit and The BBC Philharmonic for BBC Radio 1 in September. Presented by Zane Lowe it was a beautiful…

Tito Wun: The Way U Do It (Doc Daneeka Remix)

Try not to bounce round to this, we dare you. Released 22nd September on Defected Records.

JewBei: Jewbei Does Sean Price

Beatnik’s very own and probably one of the best new hip hop beat producers/remixers around, JewBei A.K.A London’s Joe Lovelock drops his latest EP.…

Jessie Ware: Sweet Talk (Cyril Hahn Remix)

Best remix we have heard of Jessie’s ‘Sweet Talk’. Oldskool dance bliss.

ViLLAGE: Wanna Tell You (Henry Krinkle Remix)

LA’s Henry Kinkle adds some bubbling dance magic to ViLLAGE’s pop hit. Play it load and rejoice.

Mirror Signal: 20th Century Fix (Warm Weather)

New UK singer/ producer Mirror Signal has us excited. Find out more.

P.SUS feat. Lunagram: Can’t Stop

We are so happy we discovered Pittsburgh-based producer and multi-instrumentalist P.SUS. This is so dope. Taken from his album Open Ears, Open Mind, Open…

Khruangbin: The Infamous Bill

After their incredible debut single ‘A Calf Born In Winter’, Texes-based trio Khruangbin return with another gorgeous sequel. A colourful fusion of groove-based crate-digging…

ATTU: Hibernate

ATTU released their second single from their critically acclaimed breakthrough EP, We Are Ordinary People, released on Beatnik Creative. DIY described it well “Seasons…

Brock Berrigan: Four Walls and an Amplifier

This is amazing. The lead single from New York state producer Brock Berrigan. Name your price and get the full album on Bandcamp.

Jessie Ware: 110%

One of our fav’s from the wonderful Jessie Ware. Produced by Julio Bashmore.

Portico Quartet: Ruins

The mesmerising and magnificent Portico Quartet are one of our all time favourites. Discover more music.

Daniel Jacques: End Of My World (Snippet)

Those keys and vocal sample have us hooked. We dare you not to have on repeat. Dropping on Mistress Recordings. Check out the full…

Common: Car Horn (Mo Fingaz Remix)

London-based beat maker and DJ Mo Fingaz adds some dopeness to Common. Download for free via player. More music from Mo Fingaz.

Gassenhauer: Carl Orff

That nostalgic xylophone kills us.

Midnight Runners feat. Iskandar Surya: Girl Before the Mirror

Indonesia beat makers Midnight Runners are one of our favourites, and well worth the time discovering. A chilled beauty.

Esta: Along Da Coast

Electro-space-funk clap. Another little treasure from West Coast’s Esta (Soulection). Wish it was longer.

Jordan Rakei: Selfish

Brisbane soul man Jordan Rakai, like Fat Freddy’s Drop, always gets us in a good mood. What a voice. From his EP, Franklin’s Room,…

Folded Like Fabric: Patiently

A cool and gentle beauty from newcomer Folded Like Fabric. We really enjoyed the drums on this one. More music.

Wet: You’re The Best

We finally had time to get listening to the much hyped New Yorkers, Wet. Real nice. Get their self-titled EP on vinyl, released on…


This pair started together, and its hard to find a more brilliant unison. Sampha has the voice to melt butter, and SBTRKT is the…

Snakehips feat. Sinead Harnett: Days With You

From UK to worldwide, Snakehips is firmly doing his thing and recognised as one of the best producers around. Feel good soul for the…

Charles Edison: My Name Is

Essex producer Charles Edison has our attention. A super cool,soulful hip hop instrumental. He reminds us of one of our favourite UK hip hop…

K*Ners feat. Universe: Watch You

Feel good UK hip hop in the American vein. Download.

Foreign Beggars feat. Skinnyman: Hold on

Classic Uk hip hop, featuring one of the biggest characters in the scene. All together..”Hoooold On..”

Ta-Ku: Knightime

Austria’s Ta-Ku is electronic king. Free download via player. Also make sure you download his bootleg of Disclosure. Which he had to take down…

D I A N A: Perpetual Surrender (Four Tet Remix)

Another special remix from FOUR TET. So addictive. Free Download via player. DIANA’s debut album Perpetual Surrender is released on Jagjaguwar.

Cuttooth feat. Rahel: For Your Love

The wizard of dreamy downbeat/trip hop escapism.

Oddisee: Fork In The Road

For us it doesn’t get much better then Oddisee.

Gold Panda: Clarke’s Dream

New Gold Panda. Free download via player. Get out in the sun and dance!

Rvdical the Kid & MisterMack: Ethereal

This is how a glockenspiel should be played….Till you break your neck. Download for free via player.

Jessie Ware: Share It All

The magnificent Jessie Ware returns with a new album. We love her so much. Go Jessie!

Kid Ghost: Wonderful

Space party music! Download via player. Baltimore’s Kid Ghost is harder than The Wire.

Eliza Shaddad x Turtle: Driftwood (Travis Cover)

Their second cover together, this time label mates Eliza Shaddad and Turtle revisit a classic from Travis. The result is a piece of music…

FURNS: Stay With Me

Copenhagen’s FURNS have done it again. Another magnificent new track. We can’t wait for their debut album.

ATTU@The Waiting Rooms

We have teamed up with Communion and Transmission Music Group to announce North-London electro-pop outfit ATTU’s EP Launch Party, 8th September. Get tickets. This…

Ultimate Painting: Winter In Your Heart

Ultimate Painting take us back to a vintage indie age when daisy’s grew. Ultimate Painting is Jack Cooper from Mazes, and James Hoare from…

Seb Wildblood: Hunney (Edmondson Remix)

Really beautiful and dreamy house from Newcastle’s Edmondson. Original from Seb Wilblood’s tasty Come Into My House EP, released on Red Eye Records.

Kanisono: ʎɥʍ

This from Japan’s Kanisono had us buzzing. ‘Girls, Girls, Get That Cash…”

ATTU: We Are Ordinary People (Turtle Remix)

Electronic wizard Turtle remixes fellow label buddies ATTU’s lead single ‘We Are Ordinary People’. Big download for free via player.

Ben Howard: End Of The Affair

The wonderful Ben Howard returns with a new album and this beautiful track. More music from Ben Howard.

Joomanji feat. Lindsay Olsen & Nick Bianchini: Spread Too Thin

Dope. Wait for the samba rhythms.

Hippie Sabotage: Ridin Solo (Njomza Remix)

Hippie Sabotage return with another big remix. Check out the Sunny EP.

Fences feat. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis: Arrows

Great pop track from Seattle’s Fences featuring the brilliant Macklemore. From Lesser Oceans.

Palace: Bitter

This week we premiered the second single from London-based alternative-blues-rock band, Palace with Noisey/Vice. ‘Bitter’, with its soaring vocals and cinematic drums, is an…

Bonobo: Emkay (Morning High Remix)

Atlanta producer Morning High has done a great job of making Bonobo’s 2step beauty ‘Emkay’ into a ambient, cinematic gem. We like, like. Download…

Your Friend: Bangs

From new Kansas band Your Friend and their debut Jekyll/Hyde EP out now on Domino Records. Order the EP on Vinyl.

Fleetwood Mac: Little Lies

Classic and probably our fav Fleetwood Mac tracks.

Sango: Me dê Amor

Sample: “Quero te dar” by Gaiola Das Popozudas From Seattle producer Sango’s super cool Brazilian influenced release, Da Rocinha 2.

Freddie Joachim: Wash Away

We just think California’s Freddie Joachim is the best. King of instrumental beats. More music.

Denitia and Sene: Divided

Very sexy from Brooklyn’s Denitia and Sene.

Arthur Beatrice: Late

Taken from London-based Arthur Beatrice’s stunning debut album, Working Out. Certainly on of the best releases of 2014 hands down.

Savon: Until Then,Overdue

Glitch/Space electronic escapism of the highest order, from American beat wizard Savon.

The Doppelgangaz: Whats Your 20

New York duo The Doppelgangaz a making some of the best hip hop of the new generation. Full stop. Taken from their album PEACE KEHD,…

Count Counsellor: Collide

Experimental soul.

Sonzeira: The Mystery of Man (4hero Remix)

When the sun is shining we always turn to our percussion favourites, 4hero. Instrumental drum n bass gods.

Parra for Cuva: Elara

More dreamy electronica from Berlin’s finest. ‘Elara’ reminds us of Four Tet, wait till it opens up. Grab this via Beatport.

The Doppelgangaz: Mirar

Dope and dark instrumental from New York hip hop crew The Doppelgangaz. Download for free.

Thatday.: Its All Yours

Auckland’s Thatday. offers a laid-back and minimal electronic reworks of our favourite Submotion Orchestra track.

denitiaandsene: The Nude. (mssl cmmnd remix)

This is real nice remix of Brooklyn cool duo denitiaandsene. Real nice.

Sia: Chandelier

Big pop track! Video is captivating.

Skinshape: Live By The Day

We have fast become UK newcomer Skinshape’s biggest fan. Constantly finding ourselves sinking into his brilliant soundscapes on Soundcloud, which are packed full of…

Robyn Sherwell: Love Somebody

We totally fell in love with Robyn Sherwell when we heard her debut single ‘Low’ a few months ago. Now the London-based singer/songwriter returns…

Eliza Shaddad: Alright Again

‘Alright Again’ is the third single from Eliza Shaddad’s critically acclaimed debut EP, Waters. Those slow-arresting looped drums have us hypnotised and shhh, don’t…

Marvin Gaye: Ain’t That Peculiar (Soulpersona & Neil Tomo’s Summer Madness Mix)

Laid-back rare groove with Marvin.

Marvin Gaye: Ain’t That Peculiar (Oddisee Remix)

Washington-based and Beatnik favourite Oddisee joins Marvin in some words about love.

Marvin Gaye: Whats Going On (S-Man Remix)

Marvin and hip hop. We have Australia’s S-Man to thank for that. Download for free via player.

Marvin Gaye: Inner City Blues (RocknRolla Soundsystem Edit)

Moscow nows how to treat Marvin. Wait for the bongo solo.

Marvin Gaye: Sunny (Mercury Edit II)

We could listen to Marvin all day. One of the rare good dance reworks of Marvin Gaye. This one from Swiss producer Mercury. Subtle…

Marvin Gaye: I Heard It Through The Grapevine

Monday is for Motown.

Palace: Veins

Beatnik’s Palace reveal their highly awaited video for debut single Veins. Make sure you catch their London headline show at St. Pancras Old Church…

Thrupence: Thought 08

Gorgeous electronic track from Melbourne producer Thrupence. Download for free via player. More music.

Marsbeing: Desire

Ambient dance beauty from the mysterious Marsbeing. More music.

FloFilz: Jazzchains

Laid-back instrumental hip hop beat from Germany’s FloFilz. We love the piano on this.

Critycal Dub & DJ Chap: Sunshine

We love the sunshine.

Toddla T Sound: Worst Enemy

We love this still. Toddla T Sound is a collective made up of Toddla T, Shola Ama, Serocee and DRS.

A Tribe Called Quest: Bonita Applebum (Extended)

Takes us right back to our all time favourite hip hop crew. From the classic album, People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm.

Chrome Sparks: Losing U

Chrome Sparks is American producer Jeremy Malvin. We love his passion for synthesizers and vintage electronica.

Technimatic & LSB: Rotary Motion (Calibre Remix)

Calibre is king of dark liquid drum n bass. Listen to the alternative mix.

Reid: Singapore

Stunning and euphoric dance music from Irish producer Reid. The soundtrack to your weekend. Download via player via XLR8R.

Leon Vynehall: Inside The Deku Tree (Athori)

Parisian producer Athori adds some house magic to Leon Vynehall More music from Athori.

S0ul Unreal: Lockitdwn

We Lock It Down. Hazy looped instrumental bursting with laid-back summer vibes.

Palmistry: Protector SE5

South London’s Palmistry has a real interesting sound, with a clear mixture of influences. ‘Protector SE5′ highlights a reference to the soul of South…

Dream Lake: Let Us Stay In The Light

Stockholm’s Dream Lake make dreamy electro-pop. Out on 100 Songs.

Keeno & Whiney: Isokime

Blissful and euphoric liquid drum n bass. Keeno & Whiney ‘Isokime’ is taken from the New Blood 013 compilation, due out on Med School.

RY X: Sweat (unmixed demo)

Speechless. More music.

Sylvan Esso: Coffee

Sylvan Esso are an American indie folk band consisting of friends Amelia Randall Meath and Nicholas Sanborn. The gorgeous ‘Coffee’ is taken from their…

Palace@St Pancras Old Church.

Beatnik’s PALACE, announce their first headline show and EP launch party. 15th October, within the stunning settings of St Pancras Old Church in Kings…

James Brown: Funky Drummer (DJ Day Cut Out the Lights Mix)

California’s DJ Day adds his magic to a James Brown classic…. Infectiously funky. Make that mash potato.

Fakear: Like A Friend

Cute electronic track from Parisian producer Fakear. From his EP, Darklands.

David WS: Connections

More liquid drum n bass beauty.

Warpaint: Biggy

From Warpaint’s stunning self-titled album.

Barney Artist & Tom Misch: Space

Another fantastic collaboration from Tom Misch, this time with fellow London-based wordsmith, Barney Artist. Also produced by Tom Misch. Download for free via player.

Annie Eve: Bodyweight

Another gem from Annie Eve, from her 2013 self-titled EP. We can’t get enough of her voice, and we love the electric guitar in…

Dirk Maassen: And We Will Shine

Sometimes all you need is a piano. Beautiful.

Attu: We Are Ordinary People

Beatnik’s ATTU release the brilliant music video to their debut single ‘We Are Ordinary People’ Self-directed and produced, its a fantastic and honest visual…

Nautic: Lay Back

Gorgeous meandering, narrative-heavy pop from UK collective Nautic. Taken from their Navy Blue EP, produced by Bullion and released on DEEK Recordings.

Command Strange: Smiles

Liquid drum n bass is our kryptonite. Especially when its bursting with soul. Get this Command Strange is from Kazhakstan and this another melodic…

Lomepal: Chute libre

We can’t speak French, but when probably our favourite French producer STWO drops a track with a fellow Parisian, this time rapper Lomepal, then…

Title: Sometimes

Try not to break your neck to this futuristic hip hop/glitch beauty from Title, Belgium’s best-kept secret. Taken from his brilliant EP, Kitsch.

Skinshape: The Mandela

Liquid bliss. London-based Skinshape, aka 23-year old Will Dorey, has quickly stolen our heart with his vintage laid-back sound. The producer and multi-instrumentalist produces…

Ugly Heroes: Naysayers & Playmakers

New dope soulful hip hop from Ugly Heros and label Mello Music Group. Produced by Apollo Brown, this comes from a new five track…

CHVRCHES: Recover (KDA Remix)

London’s KDA makes CHVRCHES his own. Brilliant remix.

Leon Vynehall: Goodthing

Massive track from dutch dance producer Leon Vynehall. Taken from his brilliant release, Music For The Uninvited.

Breezewax: With Wings

Something very special from UK producer Breezewax. This dusty beat had us reaching for the clouds. Taken from his uplifting 14 compilation, Aeroporto, which…

Jagaara: Faultline

We were taken back by this brand new girl group made up of three sisters from London. It’s quite apparent from this track they…

Poldoore feat. The 49ers & Bodhilynn: Heard It All Before

Super dope hip hop track from Belgium producer Poldoore and friends. Taken from his album, The Day Off released on Cold Busted. If in…

Stro Elliot: Soul II Stro

LA’s Stro Elliot takes on British legends Soul II Soul. This is cooler then a bowl of Coco Pops. Download for free and break…

KEVIN MORBY feat. Cate Le Bon: Slow Train

Gentle and perfectly dreamy. Watch the sun go down to this. ‘Slow Train’ is a track taken from songwriter Kevin Morby’s debut album Harlem…

Cannons: Neon Light

Totally cool new find, in LA-based trio Paul, Ryan, Michelle aka Cannons, bringing you some future boogie. Love.

Oslo Parks: Twin

Brand new duo Oslo Parks are making super fun electro-pop. Give their debut track ‘Twin’ time to kick in. Very catchy and sure to…

FURNS: Keeper

More breath-taking music from Copenhagen’s FURNS. They are one of our new favourites. Just amazing. Download ‘Keeper’.

Beatnik Recommends: June 2014

Check out our favourite tracks we came across via Soundcloud in June. Enjoy.

Machines In Heaven: Metropolis (Turtle Rework)

Dark and wonderful, the brilliant TURTLE shares another rework. This time of fellow Glasgow neighbour Machines of Heaven. This one has all the markings…

Hugh: I Can’t Figure You Out

The title track from new London collective Hugh’s debut EP. Listen to the full EP. Featuring our old friend Joshua Idehen (Benin City), Hugh…

Attaque: Only You

The first single taken from Attaque’s debut album ON LY OU. Think Four Tet, Bonobo or Caribou when the sun comes up.

Mieux: Fishing

Another fantastic release from record label Up My Alley. This time from Austria’s Mieux. Download for free and get in good mood.

Otto: Bob (Edu K Mix)

Dreaming of laying under the sun, sand between our feet and with the sound of the sea. This is definitely our summer track for…

East India Youth: Heaven, How Long (Hannah Peel Rebox)

New London singer-songwriter Hannah Peel stopped us in our tracks with this, her beautiful cover of East India Youth. 10 solid consecutive hours in…

Chidren of Zeus: Rock You Internally

We are big fans of UK duo Children of Zeus and how their music is a mixture of vintage soul/funk with hip hop.

Hozier: Take Me To Church

Breathtaking and epic track from Andrew Hozier-Byrne aka HOZIER. If Sunday service was as emotional as this every week, we’d sure be converted. Taken…

Souleance: Segredos Do Samba

Souleance have our summer vibes covered, adding their funk twist on samba rhythms. Souleance are Soulist & Fulgeance from Paris. Taken from their brilliant…

Juce: Burning Up

JUICE make just the right side of feel good rnb-soul-pop with an oldskool overtone. Come on, ‘Juice It Up’.

Banoffee: Got It

Marth Brown is new Australian electro-pop talent Banoffee. Let this drop. Taken from her Debut EP out August 2014 through Two Bright Lakes.

Annie Eve: Southern

We just stumbled across Annie Eve. Oh how happy we are we did. What a voice. Taken from her beautiful Feversome EP on Young…

Chaz Thorogood: The Repair

Devon born but London-based, Chaz Thorogood has a voice to warm the soul. We can’t get enough of the chorus in ‘The Repair’. It…

Eliza Shaddad: Waters (Turtle rework)

Turtle adds some drum n bass magic to fellow Beatnik buddy Eliza Shaddad’s huge single ‘Waters’.

Les Sins: Taken

New project from the brilliant Toro y Moi. Les Sins arrives late august on JIAOLONG records.

Jon Phonics: White Neckle EP

London-based Jon Phonics has neatly made a transition for one of the most sought after hip hop producers to beat/electronic wizard. Having previously released…

Rae Morris feat. Fryars: Cold

New catchy pop beauty from Rae Morris.

Palace: Veins

We are super honoured to reveal Beatnik’s latest signing, the incredible Palace. Whilst not a blues band in the traditional sense their blend of…

Ark Patrol: Tokyo (Subranger Remix)

Russian producer Subranger had us drifting away with this electronic remix. Turn your speakers up and bump, bump. Out on Heroic Recordings.

SG Lewis: Silence (Art Of Shades Re-Work)

Fantastic rework from Parisian producer Art Of Shades. Free download via player.

Chill Children: Paul Mall

“A little something we recorded in like 3 hours. Beat by Full Crate.” Still very much loving New Zealand hip hop crew Chill Children.…

NIKO IS: Lobster Tails

Another dope funky joint from Florida rapper, NIKO IS. Download for free via player More music.

Cat Stevens: Father and Son

Before Boyzone destroyed it.

Turtle: BBC Introducing Sessions

We are so overwhelmingly proud to share with you Turtle’s video Sessions for BBC Introducing with Vic Galloway. Watch all the videos on the…

Seekae: Test And Recognise (HWLS Remix)

Stunning electronica from Australian wizards Ta-ku & Kit Pop, also known together as HWLS.

Dpat & Atu: Nothing Here

More goodness from Californian collective Soulection. This time in the form of two of their best beat makers, Dpat and Atu. Download for free…

Lee Bannon: Music To… Walk To

Seriously dope mix from recent Ninja Tune American signing Lee Bannon. Lee Bannon Alternate/Endings out Jan 13th 2014.

Ayln: I envy the trees around you

Quite beautiful.

Tommy Jacob feat. Imaneurope: I Want You

Parisian producer Tommy Jacob has our attention. Gentle and beautifully chilled hip hop/electronic infused beats, his Taken from his Last EP. is available as…

Falty DL: Some Jazz Shit

One of our favourite electronic producers. This is seriously infectious yet incredibly relaxing. From his highly awaited forthcoming album In The Wild, out August…

Chet Faker: 1998

The second single from Chet Faker’s debut album Built On Glass, out on Future Classic / Downtown Records. Grab the album on Vinyl.

Caged Animals: Canadian Woman

Brookyln’s Caged Animals likes a woman from Canada. Although this isn’t on it, Make sure you get his album, In A Land Of Giants.

Hollie Cook: Twice

The title track from Hollie Cook’s brilliant new album, which is produced by Prince Fatty and dropped in May on Mr Bongo.

Jamiroquai: Too Young Too Die

“Do do do do, la da da da.” Big hat business.

Alicia Myers: I want to thank you

Disco classic.

The Hellen Hollins Singers: Consolation (Nicolas Jaar Edit)

Nicolas Jaar goes back to this soul disco classic adding his unique flavour.

Chill Children: Gardens

New Zealand crew Chill Children are making the right sort of hip hop. Super dupa dope. Discover more.

Oxford Drama: Asleep/Awake

“Recorded and produced at Home”….. Oxford Drama have us hooked. You need their self-titled EP.

Corinne Bailey Rae: Put Your Records On (Nehzuil Remix)

Sydney-based Nehzuil adds some magic to that gem from Corinne Bailey Rae. Download for free via player.

Ded Tebiase: Far From Here

Another instrumental looped beauty from UK’s Ded Tebiase. More music.

Spazzkid: Goodbye

Our favourite electronic space wizard, LA-based Spazzkid returns just in time for summer with this super cute and cool electro-pop track. Wait till it…

Jazzanova: Look What You’re Doin’ To Me feat. Phonte (MCDE Remix)

We got lost in this. The best sort of underground soulful house. Wait till Phonte comes in.

Tidals: Waves

This repetition could be annoying but instead its beautifully addictive. Tidals is a new UK based electronic producer. More music from Tidels.

Bear’s Den: Sahara

This track from London-based folk trio Bear’s Den has hints of The National. Let it build and build. Taken from Without/Within EP on Communion…

Young War: By Now

New track from the promising Manchester based singer Young War. Make sure you check ‘Darker Love’.

Gilles Peterson: Horace Silver’s Blue Note Years Mix

What better person to do a tribute mix to the late great Horace Silver than Gilles Peterson. Incredibly detailed, this is a fantastic collection…

Mogwai: Kids Will Be Skeletons

This is who you build a song. The breath-taking Mogwai have that rare ability to stir us, and almost bring us to tears. We…

Laura Jae: Let Go

Wait till it kicks in, this is an epically beautiful track from Laura Jae. The follow up song from Laura Jae’s first EP Silver…

Lucy Rose: Cover Up

Lucy Rose has been away writing new music. And from this new freebie, which is totally unexpected but super cool all the same, it…

Banks: Drowning

We see the hype around Banks debut album, Goddess, out in September as very much justified. Another great pop track. Download Godness.

Marz Lovejoy: One Night Only

We are glad we have found New York singer/songwriter Marz Lovejoy. Super cool dreamy rnb produced by Hippie Sabotage. Released by elePhant Soundz/iH2D in…

Eliza Shaddad x Turtle: Hideaway

Over a cup of coco in the Beatnik office, label mates Eliza Shaddad and Turtle got discussing about working together on a project a…

Elliot Mos: Slip

New York’s Elliot Mos has us hooked. Wait till the beat drops.

Electric Guest: Troubleman

Electric Guest is a Los Angeles-based band made up of Asa Taccone and Matthew “Cornbread” Compton. Brothers Todd and Tory Dahlhoff play bass and…

RIVKA: Swim High

RIVKA has us drifting away in space. Bliss production and sample. Taken from their Faded EP.

Maverick Sabre: Emotion (Ain’t Nobody)

The brilliant Maverick Sabre returns with a little bit of inspiration from Chaka Khan. One of our favourite modern soul voices.

Ja Rule: Put It On

Ahhh Ja Rule.

The Space Captain feat. Maralisa: Easier

We be seriously vibing to this beauty from Booklyn based band The Space Captain. Dropping on Silence Nogood.

The Physics feat. Alisha Roney: Am I Crazy?

The Physics are a electro-rnb outfit from Seattle. “Am I Crazy?” stood out for us. A mixture of musical ideas, with a great intro…

Static City x Sam Brett: Rumours

We are suckers for euphoric jungle/drum n bass. Yes its cheesy, but god dam its goodness for the soul.


This impressive self-released track from newcomer RUDI ZYGADLOhad had us nodding. Something different that stands out from the rest. ‘Lily’ is produced by Tim…

Broke For Free: Summer Spliffs

This is stunning from Tom Cascino a.k.a Broke For Free, an American producer based in Oakland. We could have this track on loop all…

Meadowlark: I’ve Got You

Sweet and catchy folk from uk-based Meadowlark. Wait till it really open ups. Taken from their Three Six Five EP. Make sure you discover…

L.I.F.E.T.I.M.E & Old Beats Record: Dedication EP

We support music that gives back, especially one of our favourite genres. NYC Long Island Emcee Lifetime & Producer Old Beats Record present their…

Jack Savoretti: Broken Glass

A special return from singer/songwriter Jack Savoretti. Taken from his gorgeous Sweet Hart EP, which dropped on Lanza Records in March.

Ultimate Painting: Ultimate Painting

Jack Cooper from Mazes and James Hoare from Veronica Falls have come together to make their own band Ultimate Painting. Laid-back, kind of psych…

Cat Stevens: Lady D’arbanville

One of our favourite Cat Steven tracks.

Coldplay: Magic

Don’t hate. We are really enjoying Ghost Stories, the sixth studio album from Coldplay. Back to their origins. Picture by Hollie Fernando. We love…

Hawk House: Vulcan Grip (Topic 3)

Hawk House are the real deal and what UK rap has been waiting for, for a long time. Now they return with a new…

CFCF: Looking So

Absolutely beautiful electronica from Canada’s CFCF. Dropped on ONO records.

Les Sins: Grind

This is too much funk for one person to take. You have to share.

Pascäal: Drowning In You (Booddha Remix)

Time to think about dancing. Download for free.

Esta: In The Air (Love Is)

New beat from California’s Esta (Soulection). Our go to guy for mellowing out.

TV Girl: Anjela

From LA’s TV Girl, taken from their seriously good debut album French Exist. So good in fact although its available for free download you…

Vance Joy: Riptide

A happy song from Melbourne’s Vance Joy. Very catchy.

Charlie Millar: Not Old

London-based new artist Charlie Millar has our ear. Listen to more of his music.

Gil Scott-Heron: The Bottle

One of our fav’s Gil Scott-Heron’s. And in time for the summer.

Eliza Shaddad: Waters (Music Video)

Beatnik’s Eliza shaddad releases her debut music video for the stunning ‘Waters’. The title track from her critically acclaimed debut EP, and our second…

Calibre feat.MC DRS: Eschaton

If you hunger for jungle and liquid drum n bass with a soulful flavour then you need look no further than the magnificent Calibre.…

Talib Kweli: Hot Thing

“You ma hot thing, word” Sometimes Talib Kweli just nails it.

Georgia Anne Muldrow: Personal

The brilliantly cool Georgia Anne Muldrow has a new EP, but this time its rap lead. Get your hands on her dope Ms one…

Fliptrix: Rising

Our favourite type of hip hop, is uplifting and motivational. Fliptrix with his crew/label High Focus is one of the most hard working and…

Abud: Ode To Sono

Brazilian DJ Abud brings us his experiences of São Paulo night-life in a hip hop/jazz instrumental format on his wonderful and dreamy debut EP…

Kiri: Blue Sleeves

Leeds-based electronic wizard has us bubbling in the sun. Download for free via Bambusa Records. Discover more music.

AllThingsLost: Stay Strong

Truly breath-taking from Brisbane-based AllThingsLost. Allthingslost is a 19 year old producer and vocalist from Brisbane. We are literally obsessed with his debut EP,…

Rag ‘n’ Boneman: Nobody (Runone N Rebs Remix)

‘I Don’t Need Nobody’. With more swag then a free range chicken, this is a super cool beat from Rag ‘n’ Boneman and Runone…

NIKO IS: Ballon d’Or

Florida rapper NIKO IS has us bumping our heads. Wait for the Brazilian sample drop, well worth it. Taken from his Good Blood project,…

George Ezra: Budapest

We are looking forward the happy debut from George Ezra. Download this catchy track for free via his website.

Radiohead: House of Cards

One of our Radiohead favourites. Thanks TURTLE (Jon Cooper) for reminding us of this track.

Bear’s Den: Elysium

Bear’s Den are A trio, Andrew Davie (guitar, vocals), Joey Haynes (guitar), and Kev Jones (drums, bass). They make arresting and gentle alternative indie…

Tom Misch & Carmody: Atmosphere

Fellow Londoners Tom Misch and Carmody coming together makes for gorgeous and uplifting electronic alternative pop. We epic big things in the future from…

The Action Figures Feat. Rapper Big Pooh: Hater Blockers

We are down with The Action Figures. Discover more.

Kano: Dead Presidents Freestyle

UK”s Kano jumps on one of your favourite hip hop tracks. Download for free via player.

Jay-Z feat. Mary J Blige: Can’t Knock the Hustle

Classic Jay.

Count Counsellor: Warm Bullet

“Something creative, moody, and downright different” – Hilly Dilly are right in their description of new South London collective, Count Counsellor. They seriously chill…

Nick Brewer & George The Poet Feat. Max Marshall: In The Quiet

UK rapper Nick Brewer continues to impress. This time teaming up with follow wordsmith, the brilliant George The Poet for a reflective track. We…

Oxford Drama: Dissolve

Exciting Oxford Drama are an experimental-pop band from Wrocław, Poland. With their beautiful treat ‘Dissolve’ they show why they are newbies to watch out…

The Map Room: All You’ll Ever Find

Very much our sort of atmospheric indie-pop. Super cool. The Map Room are Auckland-based Simon Gooding and Brendon Morrow. Taken from the duo’s recently…

Herma Puma: Follow your Dreams

With a fantastic intro, we fell for this cover of Ross ‘Swallow Your Dreams’ by Portsmouth based beat maker and DJ, Herma Puma. Make…

Caribou: Can’t Do Without You

Yes! The first track from Caribou’s highly awaited forthcoming album Our Love. This has those signature ringing snares from ‘Sun’.

Bodhi vs George The Poet: My City

London-based Label Push and Run have discovered another winner in this brilliant track from producer Bodhi and lyricist George The Poet. In the space…

Bambooman feat. Greg Surmacz: Platforms

We just came across Bambooman. And oh how happy that we did. With a very unique style he is far from your average perception…

RHODES: Morning

Grand celestial folk The stunning title track from RHODES gorgeous new EP. Get Morning on vinyl.

Chris Isaak: Wicked Game

Take me away to a place on its own, where this is on repeat.

Pete Rock: Roy Ayers Tribute Mix

We don’t often post mixes unless they are our own. But once in a while. And we can’t deny the godfather of hip hop…

Homeboy Sandman: Atlantis

“I’d Rather Live Under The Sea” We are with Homeboy Sandman too. He’s one of our favourites.

GOSPEL: Disasters Running Wild

Impressive debut single from Beth Anderton-Allen & Chris WIllsher’s GOSPEL. Dropping on Not Like That Records in July.

Bonobo: Emkay

The magnificent Simon Green aka Bonobo. Taken from 2013′s The North Borders.

Phoria: Emanate (Turtle Rework)

Words can’t express how much we love our TURTLE. Another breath-taking rework from the Scottish producer and composer also known as Jon Cooper. Download…

SMOOVCHILL: Find My Way (Prod. By DeeB)

More Dopeness, as talented Dutch producer DeeB joins up with a vocalist/rapper SMOOVCHILL. Download for free via player. Discover more from DeeB. Listen to…

Benin City: Bus

New track from the eargasmic Benin City, as they adapt to a more mainstream tone. Listen to their Guest Mix for Beatnik. Watch their…

iET: Hold On Tight

Taken from brilliant Dutch singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist iET’s debut album So Unreal. The album is produced, recorded & mixed by legendary producer Russell Elevado…

Robyn Sherwell: LOW

New singer Robyn Sherwell gives us goosebumps. One of the most settling voices we have heard in a while. ‘Low’ drops on Birdland Records.

ATTU: We Are Ordinary People

We are super excited to announce our next release, the brilliant ATTU. Taken from their debut EP of the same name, ‘We Are Ordinary…

1987: Michelle

We don’t know who Michelle is, but Stockholm’s 1987 has us singing along with this gorgeous atmospheric track. Wait till it drops. Watch the…

Khruangbin: A Calf Born In Winter

Gorgeous guitar-led track from Khruangbin, a three-piece band from Texas, formed of Laura Lee on bass, Mark Speer on guitar, and Donald Johnson on…

Arto Lindsay: Combustivel

Arto Lindsay has us hooked with this Brazilian lead Rhythm. Love the experimental touches. Taken from his wonderful Encyclopedia Of-Arto, out now on Northern…

Young War: Darker Love

New Manchester-based Young War has our attention.

Lox: Go On And Cry

For those stuck watching the rain falling on the window.

BOOTS feat. Beyoncé: Dreams

Dreaming of you. Unexpected feature for Beyoncé. We like!


We are falling in love with new American band SALES and their nostalgic indie/garage sound. Taken from SALES forthcoming debut self-titled album.

Mombi: Rain Schadow

Gentle and beautiful electronica from Mombi (Mom-bee) An ambient/indie/experimental project based in Denver, USA and comprised of Kael Smith, Matt Herron and Michael Behrenhausen.…

Kwes: Purplehands (Joe Goddard’s Walk in The Park Mix)

The ever consistent Joe Goddard adds his magic to London’s Kwes. Taken from Kwes’ debut album ilp, on WARP records, which dropped last year.

Radiohead: Lotus Flower (Jacques Greene Remix)

Jacques Greene and our favourite Radiohead track. Listen to more remixes.

Eliza Shaddad: EP Launch Party

Don’t miss our very own Eliza Shaddad at her first headline show on the 17th June, as she celebrates the release of her debut…

MermaidS: Cherry Cola

Taken from Handsome Strangers EP, on Young Adults. Also available on Vinyl.

Reginald Omas Mamode IV: Understand Me

New magic from our friends at Five Easy Pieces. Reginald Omas Mamode IV (great name) makes ‘earthbound heart and soul music’, which has won…

Mabanua: Da Man Of Decision

Dope from Japanese wizard Mabanua (Also a member of Ovall) Download for free via player. Check out Mabanua’s Beatnik Guest Mix.

Kidepo: Reds

Brooklyn’s Kidepo has us hypnotised. Discover more.

Phoria: Undone

Exquisite new track from the brilliant London-based Phoria. Taken from their new EP, Display, dropping on new label X Novo in June.

Arthur Beatrice: Late (Medlar Dub)

For their new single, Arthur Beatrice delve deeper into dark electronic and dub landscapes. We applaud their braveness. Gorgeous. Taken from the debut album…

Thor Rixon: Time Away

Music to wake up to. Taken from the beautiful release Tea Time Favourites. The second album from Cape Towns’ Thor Rixon.

Mo Kolours: Mike Black (John Wizards Remix)

Nice dreamy remix of Mo Kolours’ big track.

Daryl Donald: After The Rain

21 Scottish producer Daryl Donald landed in our inbox recently. He makes the sort of mellow emotive hip hop instrumentals we love at Beatnik.…

Deep Jazz: Celestial Blues

This makes us happy. Taken from Footprints (Various Artists) Released on brilliant Munich based label Jazz & Milk.

Qtier: Set Me On

Qtier are an electronic duo from London made up of vocalist & musician Adam Pless and producer Howard Whiddett. More from Qtier.

Glass Animals: Gooey

Lead singer Dave Bayley, from Oxford indie rockers Glass Animals has us obsessed. Taken from their debut album Zaba. Dropping in June.

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings: Hot Shot

Summer Soul. From Saun & Starr release on Daptone Records.

SOHN: Red Lines

We heart SOHN for resting our mind. Taken from The Wheel.

Savon: Always

Goodness from 19 year old American producer Savon. Taken from Always & Forever dropping on AGO. “This is my second EP & it pretty…

Cutta Chase: Harness The Sun (LJones)

London’s vocally unique Cutta Chase has a knack for making beautiful laid-back UK hip hop. Taken from his brilliant Tonguestrung mixtape.

Mo Fingaz: Dizzy Told Me

Another looped instrumental beauty from Mo Fingaz. Download via player or here.

Metronomy: The Bay

Happy Happy.

The Quantic Soul Orchestra: Terrapin

Quantic’s magnificent orchestra.. Oh the drums!

Average White Band: Pick Up The Pieces

An itchy feet classic.

Henry Wu feat. Tenderlonius: Natural Complexion

Fast becoming our go to for soulful groove electronic music, this is the new track from South London beatmaker Henry Wu. Natural Complexion is…

Portugal. The Man – Purple Yellow Red Blue (Muneshine Remix)

Brilliant take on our biggest guilty pleasure, Spandau Ballet. Download for free via player.

Ta’Raach: Baaaby

We could have this on loop all day, everyday. Summer vibes.

2PAC: Got My Mind Made Up

Westside for life… not really. But we grew up worshipping Tupac Amaru Shakur. Taken from the classic All Eyes On Me.

Connan Mockasin: I’m The Man, That Will Find You

Smooth like warm coco butter. One of the best releases of last year.

RY X: Howling (Live)

This stunning live recording from LA-based RY X had us sinking into our seats. Wait till the gentle strings come in. Watch ‘Howling’ live…

Rae Morris feat. Fryars: Cold

Gorgeous and catchy new pop track from Rae Morris.


New Colombian electronic producer and singer OKRAA is sure to be your new obsession in the waiting. If you are a fan of Totally…

HockeySmith: But Blood EP

Since hearing the brilliant title single ‘But Blood’, We’ve been waiting a long time for this EP, from Cornwall duo HOCKEYSMITH. ‘Hesitate’ is another…

Tender Games: In A Mess

Special soulful electronic track from German-based Tender Games. Dropping on Suol Music.

Eminem: Stan

Classic Slim Shady. Taken from his third album The Marshall Mathers.

Wilsen: Sea To Sea

New track from the incredible Brooklyn-based dream poppers Wilsen. Certainly one of new bands to watch for 2014. Taken from their beautiful new EP,…

Allman Brown: Ancient Light

Gentle and arresting music from new artist Allman Brown. Taken from his Ancient Light EP, fourth-coming on Akira Records.

Debruit: Nigeria What? (Esgrove’s DJ Edit)

Summer vibes. Taken from Debruit’s Spatio Temporel EP.

Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth: Lots of Lovin (remix)

Take us right back. Original taken from the classic Good Life, a compilation of the best songs of Pete Rock & C.L.Smooth we all…

The National: Don’t Swallow the Cap

One of our all time favourite bands here at Beatnik. Taken from their sixth album Trouble Will Find Me.

GIGANTIC EMPIRE: Boho Eclectic Rain

Dark and thumbing house from Dutch wizard, GIGANTIC EMPIRE. Free download via player.

Cyril Hahn: Getting There

Yes! Cyril Hahn hails from Canada. Download for free via player.

Tourist feat. Lianne La Havas: Patterns

A brilliant pairing. Taken from Tourist’s new EP, Patterns.

Marvin Gaye: Sexual Healing (Kygo Remix)

The 22 year old Norwegian KYGO has a knack for remixing. Download for free via player.

Nick Mulvey: Meet Me There

Having just dropped his superb debut album, today we recommend this gentle beauty from the brilliant Nick Mulvey which has us dancing in the…

Cloud Boat: Carmine (Synkro Remix)

Some of that lights off, turn it up music!

Julianna Barwick: Meet You At Midnight

Julianna Barwick is known for ethereal looping with the breath-taking ability to adapt to the space in which she performs – be it a…

Lust For Youth: International (Silent Servant Remix)

Laid back & charming, American born Silent Servant adds some electro-pop magic to Lust For Youth’s album title track ‘International’. Copenhagen trio Lust For…

Glass Animals: Pools

We dare you not to dance on tip toes to this. Taken from Glass Animals highly awaited debut album ZABA, dropping June 9th.

Strict Face: Fountains

Sinking. From Australian electronic wizard Strict Face. Discover more.

Denai Moore: Everything

“A triumph of melancholic vocals and carefully sparse production”, London’s Denai Moore makes calming and inspiring music. Taken from her stunning second EP, The…

D/C: Devil On My Shoulder

This beautiful electronic track from London singer and producer D/C, took us to a pensive place. Taken from his debut EP Epiphany.

Fatima: Do Better

Words can’t describe how much we are enjoying Fatima’s debut album Yellow Memories. A long time coming, this London-based soul queen and first Lady…

Quantic: Magnetica

Having left Colombia for the cool suburbs of Brooklyn, Quantic releases his new album Magnetica on Tru Thoughts. Will Holland, as we also know…

Friends: I’m His Girl (Radio 1 Live Session)

Huge track from Brooklyn-based band Friends from back in 2011. This live session with Huw Stephens at BBC Radio 1 is coooool.

Hollie Cook: Looking For Real Love

We love Hollie Cook here at Beatnik. When our hearts are feeling down, the Londoner is our go to girl for a taste of…

Souls Of Mischief: 93 Til’ Infinity


King Tubby: Take Five

Take five and listen to the healing sounds of king tubby

Seinabo Sey: Younger (Kygo Remix)

Kygo has been taking remixes to another level this year! Really wonderful steppy re work of younger.  

Taylor McFerrin feat. Emily King: Decisions

Brainfeeder never cease to amaze us here.

Ekkah: Figure It Out

Perfection, from the filtered intro to the twinkling synth at the end

Beatnik Recommends: April Playlist

Everyday we recommend music. Here are the best recommendations from April on Beatnik.

Twigs: Hide

Haunting Twigs. Watch Twigs perform ‘Hide’ amongst Mexican Ruins.

Mr Thing: Changes

King of the crates, Mr Thing. Taken from the cool sampling project on First Word Records called Nothing Leaves The House. Read more about…

Tom Misch: Lush Life

A short instrumental Jazz cut from the brilliant London-based Tom Misch.

Lalo Schifrin: Middle Of The Night (scratchandsniff re-rub)

Super Funk.

Wilsen: Go Try

Exquisite music from Brooklyn-based trio Wilsen. Lead singer Tasmin Wilsen, who is originally from London, has already drawn comparisons to Daughter, but in ernest…

Essa: Sorry

It’s been a while since Essa formally known as Yungun dropped some music. Now the London-based legend returns with his  hughly accomplished second album, The Misadventures…

Movement: 5.57

New music from one of the must exciting acts to stem from the southern hemisphere, Australian electro-soul outfit Movement.

Spacedtime: Timepassing

A wondering instrumental hip hop instrumental with a super nice piano loop from English producer Spacetime. Taken from his Timepassing EP, which you can download…

Eliza Shaddad: Waters

We are so proud to have signed Eliza Shaddad to Beatnik label and management. Her demos blew us away back in 2013 and now…

Giraffage: Music Sounds Better With You

Bob Hoskins was one of our all time heroes here at Beatnik. The news of his passing yesterday hit us like a member of…

Eric Lau & Tawiah feat. Kaidi Tatham: Favourite Truth

We are really excited about the new collaborative EP from two of our favourites—UK producer Eric Lau and singer Tawiah. The EP is called…

The Bluebeat Arkestra: Chillr

Brilliant track from the exciting six-piece band from Birmingham. Taken from their new self-titled EP. Discover The Bluebeat Arkestra EP, and become a fan…

Tom Misch: Now

Brilliant track from the hugely talented 18 yr old composer, guitarist, singer and violinist Tom Misch. Part of the Soulection crew, watch out in…

Phoria: Emanate

Unique and never failing to induce goosebumps, this is the breath-taking new track from the majestic London-based Phoria. Taken from their forth-coming and highly…

Ta-ku Feat. Atu: I Miss You More

We return to this beauty from two of the West-coasts’ and beat scenes’ biggest producers. Taken from the wonderful Songs To Break Up To.

Children of Zeus: Still Standing

Exciting new project from two UK hip hop thoroughbred. Manchester’s Tyler Daley and Konny Kon have come together as Chidren of Zeus, making super…

Ed Sheeran: I See Fire (Kygo Remix)

Norway’s Kygo adds some Scandinavian class to Ed Sheeran.

LYLA FOY – Left To Wonder (TURTLE Rework) – GIGANTIC EMPIRE Resample

Exquisite Dutch producer Gigantic Empire resamples the already reworked Lyla Foy by Beatnik’s Turtle. We were very impressed. Download for free via player.

KHUSHI: In The Sun

“A melodic and upbeat treat full of poetic lyrics and hazy summer days”. New track from the incredible KHUSHI, as we await his highly…

Miles Davies: Kinda Blue Feat. Bill Evans

Some buttery jazz from two greats to end your week.

London Posse: Money Mad

Classic UK music

Snoop Dogg: Cadillacs (prod. by Madlib)

Two legends in their own right collaborating to make some of that funky funk

J J Cale: A Thing Going On

Smooth music with various influences to create something great

Lee Perry: Disco Devil

Lee Perry”s own edit of chase the devil, we can never decide which one is our favourite

Pillow Talk: The Real Thing

Soul with a rollin’ bass line from start to finish

Kool And The Gang: Too Hot

Nothing like Kool And The Gang to push you through to the weekend

Sonzeira: Southern Freeez

Perfect for any evening. Wonderful re work by Sonzeira

Gangstarr: You Know My Steez

It was the 4th anniversary of Guru’s passing on saturday. He is sorely missed from hip-hop

Tom Misch: The Journey

We are no strangers to Soulection and this is one of the reasons why. Beautiful productions from Tom Misch

The Bluebeat Arkestra: The Bluebeat Arkestra

After 12 months of being away, The incredible Bluebeat Arkestra return with this brilliantly accomplished self-titled EP. A six-piece from Birmingham, The Bluebeat Arkestra…

Chase & Status feat. Louis M^ttrs: Lost & Not Found

Chase & Status are our medicine when it comes to uplifting drum n bass. Taken from their new album Brand New Machine.

Tove Lo: Stay High (Hippie Sabotage Remix)

So addictive. Download via player.

Aaron neville: Hercules

Classic soul track that was sampled by hip hop producers far and wide.

Throwing Shade feat. Emily Bee: Sweet Tooth

This is just gorgeous. Dreamy and sweet from the brilliant London-based Throwing Shade. From her 19 JEWELS EP, which drops 19th May on No…

Disclosure: Latch (Lido Remix)

This was It’s still a large platform, it’s still very viable but there’s a lot more chance to develop and also be fast on…

Spacedtime: Aware

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…

Alpines: Oasis

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. 


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

Codec: Feel

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.

Shura: Touch

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.


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.

Fatima: Family

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,…

WAVES@Whirled Cinema

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.

Tycho: Spectre

Wonderful Tycho. Taken from his Awake album coming out on Ghostly International.

B9: Imk

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.

KHUSHI: Phantoms

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.

Seekae: Another

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…

ALTA: Wandering

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.

Soak: Blud

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…

Shura: Touch

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

A classic.

Alice Smith: Love Endeavor (Maurice Fulton Remix)

Epic groove.

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.

Banks: Brain

Stunning pop. Produced by the ambient master Shlohmo.

Phil Collins: Easy Lover

Yes Phil!

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

Dot: Playtime

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 Impressões (Preview)

We highly recommend you get Skymark’s Primeiras Impressões 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: Montana

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 rhythms—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.

Outkast: ATliens

[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 Garzón-Montano: Everything Is Everything

Amazing groove and soul from new American musician Gabriel Garzón-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.

MØ 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.

Movement: Us

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 Gefährten (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…

Prince: 1999

[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

[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/The-Mighty-Bop-ft-EJM-Lyrics-Freestyle-Liguistique-www.mrtzcmp3.net_.mp3" text="The Mighty Bop: Freestyle Liguistique" dl="0"] Ridiculously smooth Hip-Hop from The Mighty Bop a.k.a Bob Sinclar. Off his Spin My Hits album…

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

Still applies.

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

Merry Christmas!

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

justin-bieber-news.info said that the 19-year-old pop star was given oxygen and took a 20-minute reprieve after fainting backstage at his show at London’s O2…

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 Sueños

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.

Lorde: Ribs

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…

Hmot: Pequeninho

Truly stunning minimal electonica from Hmot. Taken from his exciting new project Oneirology.

A$AP Nast feat. Method Man: Trillmatic

Method Man returns.


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…

Tycho: Awake

This time with a distinctive leading electric guitar, here is another beauty from the king of ambient, Tycho. Taken from his forthcoming LP, Awake,…

Chanes: Always

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 Invisible’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 Méndez 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.

Broods: Bridges

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 ‘You Echo’. 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.…


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.

Botany: Quatic

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 (Trentemøller Remix)

Trentemøller 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

[wpaudio url="http://www.beatnikcreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Urban-Thermo-Dynamics-My-Kung-Fu-www.mrtzcmp3.net_.mp3" text="Urban Thermo Dynamics: My Kung-Fu " dl="0"] Mos Def’s original footing in hip-hop.

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 off—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.


Taken from his Weapons EP. Download for free.

Kindred: Demeanor

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 (願う). 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…


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…

Palace: Blackheath

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.

Sampha: Happens

Is there a better voice then Sampha’s?

TURTLE: Compartmentalisation

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

Yeah baby.

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros: Life Is Hard (Teen Daze Remix)

Prepare for every part of you to melt. Download via the player.

Wayvee: Dreams

Another custard release from Darker Than Wax, this time in the form of exciting Aukland beatmaker—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

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S0ul Unreal: EnterParadise​.​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

Haim: Forever

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…

Soosh: Always

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)

Lush remix.

Giles Peterson: Gil Scot Heron Tribute Mix

We return to this super nice Gil Scot Heron tribute mix from Giles Peterson.

Oathism: Forever

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 Ireland’s Aoife McArdle

Tom Waits: Step Right Up

Classic Tom Waits.


New sister duo HOCKEYSMITH, are our latest obsession. They are sure to be very big indeed—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 Vú (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 Mulvey—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

Timeless track.


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…

mtbrd: BΞΛTΛPΞ

We are really enjoying this beat tape from Manchester producer, MTBRD. Instrumental looped hip hop goodness with a strong dose of soul. ‘Shawts’ is…

Oasis: Wonderwall

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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…

Oval: Voa

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.

ROX: Kryptonite

Stunning new single from one of the finest soul-pop singers to emerge from the UK—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.

Mecca:83: Loosies

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 (Oceaán Remix)

Oceaán adds his special touch to the wonderful new single from Woman’s Hour.

Rashad & Confidence: The City (Instrumental)

Looped hip hop beauty.


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 ♥ Jungle. Taken from their brilliant debut EP – The Heat.

Apparat: Goodbye

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.

XO: Golden

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…

Cymande: Bra

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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 duo—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 – 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…

Dnaë and The Indigo Sound Project: Kingdom EP

Dnaë 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

Happy electro-dance-pop.

Andreya Triana@XOYO

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 boom—bap—neck—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 Springsteen’s ‘Dancing in the Dark’ and supporting Still Corners…


"" features in the following guest mixes

George Spits: My Influences

Blap Deli: My Influences

Glass Animals: My Influences

Mnek: My Influences

T!BE: My Influences

Rhodes: My Influences

Allthingslost: My Influences

Bear’s Den: My Influences

Matatabi: My Influences

Mombi: My Influences

Phoria: My Influences

Flaxman: My Influences

The Bluebeat Arkestra: My Influences


Khushi: My Influences

CRДM: My Influences

Anushka: Distorted Mix

Nick Mulvey: My Influences

Diggs Duke: My Influences

Shingo Suzuki: My Influences

Pajaro Sunrise: My Influences

Flamingosis: Fancy Footwork

ROX: My Influences

Faith: My Influences

Phorsus: Champion Sounds

Snubluck: Broken Hearts

Cock & Swan: My Influences

Milo Mills: Summer Madness

Jordan Rakei: My Influences

Mabanua: My Influences

Funk Bast*rd: Darker Than Wax

GDNA: Basement Soul

Julien Dyne: My Influences

Dnaë & The Indigo Sound Project: My Influences

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Twenty

Wah Wah 45s: Brand New Good For You

Ali Raymond: Love In Hip Hop

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Nineteen

Denitia and Sene: My Influences

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Eighteen

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Seventeen

Tayreeb: Head In The Clouds

Spazzkid: My Influences

VERSA: My Influnces

Hobo Truffles: Truffles 101

Pale Seas: My Influences

Hayzee: Smoked Out

MOKO: My Influences

Chromatic Dream: Together In Electric Dreams

Broke/: Doing Dirt: Dusty Hip Hop

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Sixteen

Benin City: My Influences

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Fifteen

Debian Blak: What’s In My Head

Tryezz: Mental Grooves

Ali Raymond: Beatnik x Screwprint Sessions

Futurecop: Real Heroes

Hiatus: Soundtrack Mix

Ikestra: Beatnik Influences Mix

Kilter: Comfort Zones

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Fourteen

Go Yama: Postmodernisms And Performance

Jewbei: Licks From Golden Flicks

Metabeats: Ode To The Crate Digger

Ali Raymond: Honey Roasted Drum n Bass

Midnight Runners: Midnight & You

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Thirteen

Terry Tester: Red Wine & Records

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Twelve

Si-Tew: My Influences Mix

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Eleven

Cuttooth: Painting Dreams

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Ten

Ali Raymond: Cosmic Percussion

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Nine

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Eight

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Seven

Ill Sugi: Blossom Tree Hip Hop

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Six

Manonwire: Balanced Beats

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Five

Niccolò: For Leon

Schemer & Snakehips: Juicy Disco

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Four

JAYLOTUS: Distorted Space

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Three

Jewbei: Bandito Breaks

ChromadaData: Making Coffee

NELSON: Not Another Love Mix

Van Ark: Journey to Groove

Handbook: Beatstrumentals & Loops

Jewbei: BM14: Boogie Grooves

Catching Flies: Beats & Pieces

Keor Meteor: Beatnik Mix

Ali Raymond: Beatnik Recommends Mix Two

Pierre LX: Pierre’s Smooth Jams

Phorsus: The Bruce Lee Mix

Paper Tiger Beatnik Mix

Sven (Beatnik Crew): Beatnik Mix One

Ali Raymond: ‘Beatnik Recommends’ Mix

Rupert Beatnik Mix One

Jewbei (Beatnik Crew): Sushi Grooves mix

Asaviour ‘Savvy Sav’ Beatnik Mix One

∆lecks ∆uclair Beatnik Mix One

The Last Skeptik: Beatnik Mix One