Mixtape Monday: Rob Cave, Jaw Gems, Duffel Bag Hottie, Choo Jackson + More
New tunes this Mixtape Monday from Rob Cave, Jaw Gems, Duffel Bag Hottie, Choo Jackson and more.
Rob Cave kicks things off with WORD, Jaw Gems invite listeners to journey away from the Dim Kingdom, Duffel Bag Hottie drops MAX 3 and Choo Jackson shines on Anime 2. ullnevano and logic marselis follow with Dustin Grime and Fresh By Nature Records drops Phases.
The BULLIES drop their self-titled project, TUAMIE follows with Emergency Beats, TYuS drops Demo Tape Vol. 1, sonn & Ayelle collaborate on the small EP and Szjerdene serves up a twofer with a stream of her new Trace EP plus an exclusive playlist for OKP.
Jaw Gems – Dim Kingdom
Two years after Heat Weaver, Portland, Maine collective Jaw Gems light a path to guide listeners out of the Dim Kingdom.
“Considering the events of the past two years, it’s not hard to detect a general feeling of low morale in the country, and we have been experiencing it too. With this album, we searched to try and find some light in the darkness. We made this music in the hopes that it could lift us and others during this time.”
Rob Cave x The Other Guys – WORD
The Other Guys collide with The Lessondary yet again. This time Brooklyn’s own Rob Cave enlists the DMV production duo to score his latest project titled WORD.
Duffel Bag Hottie – MAX 3
Duffel Bag Hottie follows lead single “Heavy Cost” and the more recent Ghost of Rick album with a full stream of MAX 3 –– the latest installment in his Max Julian series.
Choo Jackson – Anime 2
Pittsburgh spitter and Mac Miller-collaborator Choo Jackson follows 2016’s Anime with the thirteen-track album Anime 2.
ullnevano x logic marselis – Dustin Grime
ullnevano and logic marselis follow their 2013 collaborative debut The Protocol with plenty of head crack straight from the cassette deck on Dustin Grime.
Fresh By Nature Records – [FBN – 009] Phases
DJ Red-I and Playne Jayne put on for Cleveland as co-producers of [FBN-009] Phases for Fresh By Nature Records.
BULLIES – いじめっ子
Denmark Vessey, DrxQuinnx and Azarias drop thirteen tracks of heat on their self-titled collective project いじめっ子.
Tuamie – Emergency Beats
After a few turns shelling out heat for Mutant Academy’s Emergency Raps signature series, Tuamie drops Emergency Beats.
TYuS – Demo Tape Vol. 1
Portland crooner TyuS follows the Benstar produced single “How Far” with the debut of Demo Tape Vol. 1.
sonn x Ayelle – small
sonn and Ayelle follow the recent release of the extended play title track with a full stream of their three-track collaborative project titled small.
Szjerdene – Trace
Szjerdene follows lead singles “Rain” and “Restart” with the five-track Trace EP plus she tacks on an exclusive playlist for Mixtape Monday.
Karas Lamb writes and digs for tunes you haven’t heard yet. She actually wants to listen to your mixtape. Follow her on Twitter @karaslamb.