WateRR x Ty Farris, The Alchemist, Young Art Records and more make the cut this Mixtape Monday.
WateRR and Ty Farris kick things off with Bulls vs. Pistons. The Alchemist teases his forthcoming Freddie Gibbs and Currensy collaborative album with Fetti Instrumentals. TOKiMONSTA presents the Young Art Sound II compilation and Belaver drops True Love of Crime. Amerigo Gazaway is back with Endless Summer and Kiefer’s Bridges gets a bump.
Newcomers Bathe drop the I’ll Miss You EP, Paomar teams with Twiz the Beat Pro for Black Gold, Lafayette Stokely drops Time Will Tell, Joey Golden looks back on Retrograde, K. Burns drops Burnieville and Rylle represents for Thunderstone Labs with Dimension Pt. II. Mistah Rapsey and Kramos close things out this week with a pair of fresh mixes.
The Alchemist – Fetti Instrumentals
Just ahead of his highly-anticipated collaborative album with Freddie Gibbs and Currensy, The Alchemist teases their forthcoming project with the Fetti Instrumentals.
WateRR x Ty Farris – Bulls Vs. Pistons
Detroit and Chicago connect on the appropriately titled Bulls Vs. Pistons album from WateRR and Ty Farris. Guilty Simpson guests on the project produced by Trox, Eyedee, Dirty Diggs, J Bansky, Artivist, Aesthetic and Rashid Hadee.
Young Art Records – Young Art Sound II
Young Art Records follows a solid 2017 label compilation with Young Art Sound II featuring YAR label head TOKiMONSTA alongside MNDR, L-Vis 1990, Manila Killa, Two Fresh, HOLLY and more.
Belaver – True Love of Crime
New York City singer/songwriter Belaver follows lead singles “Partner” and “Swimmer” with his melancholic, nine-track album True Love of Crime.
Amerigo Gazaway – Endless Summer
Amerigo Gazaway draws inspiration from the sun and lush soul samples across the breezy, twelve-track album Endless Summer.
The title comes from the idea that if one had enough time and money it would be possible to follow the summer up and down the world (northern to southern hemisphere and back), making it endless.
Kiefer – Bridges
Kiefer channels his signature sound through a number of analog synths and intricate compositions on the six-track Bridges EP.
Bathe – I’ll Miss You
Brooklyn duo Bathe is officially in the running to soundtrack your summer with the release of their seven-track I’ll Miss You EP.
Paomar x Twizz the Beat Pro – Black Gold
Left coast residents Paomar and Twizz the Beat Pro join forces to deliver hard-hitting beats and rhymes on the Black Gold EP.
Lafayette Stokely – Time Will Tell
Lafayette Stokely gives listeners at a glimpse at the road ahead on his four-track Time Will Tell EP. The project features appearances from kAui, Segnon and Latasha.
Joey Golden – Retrograde EP
Inspired by Mercury, rapper Joey Golden takes a look back at life on the five-track Retrograde EP produced entirely by Teedoteinsof.
K. Burns – Burnieville
K. Burns keeps momentum following a whopping eight projects in 2018 with his second offering of the calendar year titled Burnieville.
Rylle – Dimension Pt. II
Rylle takes a deep dive into the signature Baile Kawaii sound on the twelve-track Dimension Pt. II album for Thunderstone Labs.
Mistah Rapsey – Music (It’s A Spiritual Thang) Mix
Mistah Rapsey is back with thirty-eight minutes of new tunes for Music (It’s A Spiritual Thang) from Staying Underground. Tracks from Taebeast, ShunGu, Ohbliv and more make the cut.
Kramos – Fresh Taste #64
Kramos treats a case of melancholy with two hours of instrumental music on the latest Fresh Taste mix from Brooklyn Radio.
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.