A vignette fashioned in tribute to the producers roots: J Dilla and Nujabes. 'Seba & Yancey' is one of many snack sized beats leading up to a full course meal over the span of 'Sesame Kids'. Wearing his influences on his sleeve on this album whilst also constructing soundscapes that best embody his childhood in the Bronx, Radicule. pulls up with some of his most textured work to date. Tracks polished up just enough to shimmer through grains of dust & dirt, 'Sesame Kids' is a warm invitation to anyone listening to kick their feet up and step into the world of Radicule. in its purest form. A total of 24 tracks, clocking in at 36 minutes, it's a listen best for clearing your mental on a long train ride or simply cleaning around the crib & bopping a little bit. Released on the rising Boston-based beat label, Dust Collectors, the album is another testament to the growing and blooming beat culture springing forth worldwide.
Morti Viventear is a Montréal-based producer, record collector and incorrigible binge drinker.
Starting as DJ for local hiphop bands in the 90s, he’s looking back at 15 years of beat making.
Lover of raw drums and warm samples, he's been releasing instrumental projects since 2007 armed with his trusty MPC.
He just released his second LP called Lovecraftsmanship on Anette Records. This is a concept instrumental album inspired by HP Lovecraft's Mythos : mortiviventear.bandcamp.com/album/lovecraftsmanship
This song was featured on Soulection Radio and is now signed officailly to Fete Records. Artwork by Elyn Kazarian.
This is an instrumental compilation mixtape of various producers from all around the world hand picked by LA On Lock staff to be featured. Listen Below & Enjoy!
The inaugural release from South Korean downtempo producer: Lower.
Lower shows his skill of the groove with this 6 minute head nodder. Crisp drums, spaced samples, and cascading chords keep things funky throughout. Think LA beat scene meets Seoul underground hip hop.
Lower’s second offering takes a more direct approach with intro vocals easing us into a big swinging beat. The young producer continues to show his colours as the track progresses through a variety of percussive flavours. This ones for the beat connoisseurs.
This track is from Best Friend's brand new 'Daylight EP', as they continue their cosmic voyage into a galaxy of laid back beats, chilled hop, funk and sample flips! Tune In!