Akai Warriors Beat Tape Stream – Rob Viktum & Vanderslice

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Hailing from Texas and Pennsylvania respectively and between them having worked with the likes of Brother Ali, Apathy and Evidence, producers Rob Viktum and Vanderslice drop a drama-fuelled collection of beats that are tough enough to crack concrete.

New Joint – SLiM PiCKENS

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SLiM PiCKENS – “Modern Marvel (Live)” (@IronHelmet / 2015)

Live recording of the Boston emcee performing a smooth Thirdeye Focused-produced head-nodder.

New Joint – Large Pro

Large Pro – “New Train Ole Route” (@PLargePro / 2015)

Dope, creative visuals for one of the illest tracks off Extra P’s recent “Re:Living” album.

New Joint – God Preme

God Preme – “Suspect (Freestyle)” (@ST3_Allah / 2015)

Five Percent flavour and streetwise wisdom from the New York lyricist.

New Joint – Marvelous Mag

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Marvelous Mag – “Figure Four Tribute”  (@MarvelousMagNY / 2015)

Taken from the NY-raised emcee’s “Ode To Sean Price” mixtape which drops this week.

The Ace Tape Mix Stream – Donnie Propa / Masta Ace

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In conjunction with the timeless talent that is Masta Ace, Donnie Propa of UK crew Heavy Links has put together this quality mix of cuts from the Juice Crew legend’s massive discography, largely staying away from obvious choices and instead shining the spotlight on some under-the-radar gems from the Brooklyn lyricist.

The Pantheon EP Stream – Blak Twang

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Veteran UK emcee Blak Twang aka Tony Rotton makes a welcome return with this six track EP, featuring the London lyricist dropping his usual forthright blend of personal experiences, social commentary and Big Smoke bravado over diverse, polished production from Blackmale Beats.