Tag Archives: Instrumental Hip-Hop

Birocratic – Lullaby Of The Sea

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop 
 Single  

New music from Birocratic on the idyllic instrumental “Lullaby Of The Sea” (HERE). 

 

!llmind – BoomTrap Volume 4

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental 
 EP  

A sublimely, left-of-center instrumental set from the ever dope !llmind  on the freshly dealt BoomTrap Volume 4 (HERE) – one that mixes a traditional 16-pad/boom-bap approach with a sleeker trap-musik M.O. High spots include continually shifting, “sound-the-alarm” theme “They Don’t Understand”; the low-key flashy track “The Fire Inside”; and the nostalgic, deep-funk burner “Lit”

 

Offbeatninja – Blue Beach

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 LP  

Check out the new instrumental album, entitled Blue Beach from beat maestro Offbeatninja (HERE).

 

CYGN – Quadraphonic

 Electronic 
 LP 

CYGN offers up a gratifying batch of high-tech, zone out beats with the release of his newest instrumental album,  Quadraphonic (HERE). High spots include the ambiently charged opening track “Quadraphonic”; a primo bit of after hours unwinding called “Before Nightfall”; the spacious and spacey “You Only Live Once”; and the thumpin’ head-trip “Close Your Eyes”

 

Fid Mella – Some Whole Other

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop 
 Single  

Fid Mella and the folks over at Hector Marcello Records give fans a quick fix from Mella‘s upcoming album -simply titled Å – by leaking a wavy mosaic instrumental titled “Some Whole Other” to the world. 

 

KLIM Beats – The Hidden

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop 
 LP  

Klim Beats doles out new a stack of leisurely themed hip-hop instrumentals that seem to draw energy from the mellow pool of late 70’s/early 80’s soul music on his newly shared The Hidden LP (HERE). Highlights include the mid-tempo staccato bump joint “Word Up”, a lunar lit groover called “Let Me In”, the aptly titled “Summery”, a bubbling jazz funk track called “WUFC”, and my personal favorite, the brightly lit opening cut “Lifetime”

 

Fat Jon – Tephlon Funk: The Free Tape

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 EP  

Fat Jon (The Ample Soul Physician) lends his signature sound to the newly dropped Tephlon Funk: The Free Tape EP – a high-grade dose of downtempo filtered, hip-hop instrumentals inspired by the grassroots manga Tephlon Funk (find out more about this very dope project HERE). 

 

BaaskaT – Bittersweet

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop 
 Single  

Producer BaaskaT crafts a hazily swinging, desert rock steeped new instrumental entitled “Bittersweet”

 

!llmind – Wait A Minute (8020 Party Loosie)

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop 
 Single  

!llmind and his Roseville Music Group label celebrates the start of their bi-weekly #8020 Party/Industry Mixer Series (find out more about it HERE) at the No Malice Palace in NYC by letting off a quick instrumental called “Wait A Minute”

 

CYGN – Translation

 Electronic 
 EP 

New music from producer CYGN on the new 4-track EP Translation (HERE), which finds the French beat conductor lunging headlong into fluid flowing trap vibes and spiraling, crowd-pleasing electronica. 

 

Airlocke – …Still Her Spell

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop 
 LP  

Producer Airlocke fashions a stack of lushly landscaped instrumentals that feel as though they would be right at home on a 70’s era sound library vinyl plate on the newly dealt …Still Her Spell album (HERE).

DJ Harrison – DustyPellePelle

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop/Beats 
 LP  

New music from producer/multi-instrumentalist DJ Harrison on the blunted toned, lo-fi hip-hop & funk set DustyPellePelle (HERE)Dope moments can be heard all over this selection, with  joints like the cool-out jazz funk cut “WurlyBirdz”; the uprocking body mover “StashedBoxez”; the neo-soul outtake “RVALandmarkz”; and the heavy stomping opening track “DrumCirclez” serving as “must hear” points of interest. 

 

Vik Filthy – Cold War Caviar

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hop/Beats 
 LP  

Rob Viktum – working here under the new title of Vik Filthy – serves up a brand spanking new stash of tight and cinematic, dark funk instrumentals on his latest offering, the Cold War Caviar album (HERE). Standouts include the minimalist chop fest “Kremlin Spice Racks“, the city block shaking “Iced Banana Clips”, a lurking spy-master anthem called “Potato Juice”, and the moody midtempo cut “Ride The Beat Shirtless”

 

Ackryte – Hard To Find (Sometimes)

 Hip-Hop/Rap 
 Single  

New music from producer Ackryte on the single “Hard To Find”.

 

Various Artists – Chillhop Essentials-Summer 2016

 Hip-Hop/Instrumental Hip-Hip/Beats 
 LP  

New music from the folks over at Chillhop Records, who just dropped the Chillhop Essentials-Summer 2016 instrumental project (HERE). The 18 track collection features productions from Mecca:83Brock BerriganBirocraticAsoHandbook, and more.