Tomorrow, Philadelphia rapper lojii will release his latest album, lofeye, via Brooklyn label Youngbloods. lofeye follows lojii's 2017 album, due rent (released on Portland's Fresh Selects), which explored a "day-in-the-life story of lojii struggling to make ends meet as a black man in America." Expanding the narrative, lofeye will explore lojii's life-to-date, as he explains: “lofeye is about working with limited resources […]
Phase Fatale & Silent Servant 'Confess'
Phase Fatale (Hayden Payne) and Silent Servant (Juan Mendez) will release a collaborative EP on March 26. The duo started their collaboration in 2016 performing together live at several Jealous God showcases across Europe, such as Berlin Atonal, and then working together on Payne’s Redeemer (Extended Mixes) 12” from his album on Hospital Productions last […]
Kohl 'Moral Supposition'
Earlier this month, Mexico City's Umor Rex label released Kohl's Learned Ethics / Imposed Ethics EP. Kohl is the dub-based project of New York City artist, musician, and label owner Nathaniel Young. Co-founder and label manager of Blankstairs, Young uses the Kohl project as an outlet for personal reflection and transformation, looking at different interpretations […]
Datawave 'Hidden Outpost'
The next release on Manchester's electro-focused Natural Sciences label comes in the shape of a two-track EP from Datawave, an unknown producer from Belgium. It'll be his first ever release. There isn't much else to say about him. The self-titled EP, landing March 30, is available for pre-order here, with "Hidden Outpost," a dark, twisted electro jam, […]
Parks Burton 'Wren'
Parks Burton will soon release his first full-length album, Pare, described as "a distillation of themes" developed over the past four years on releases for Secret Songs, Hush Hush, and Grind Select. The release is described as "gnomic and psychedelic," and consists of 16 "tightly wound pop songs that crackle with stacks of interlocking baroque vocals […]