Four Beats Today 25/04/14 by kMoe: Jazz in the mix

This weeks four beats would like to look at what i call the blood of music, which is a genre more prevalent in the original music than most other, and im talking about Jazz. This is a genre that has fans that has many styles and sounds, followers, adorers and co creators alike, it is…

Four Beats Today by kMoe 12/04/14 – Broken Beats

Keeping in light with an upcoming post, the focus for the four beats today is introduce the sound of broken beat music. The trap here is that I might go on to make a whole post about broken beat music but that is for next week’s article, keep a look out for that if you…

Four Beats Today 4/4/2014

Friday the fourth of the fourth month!! Its  a cool time of the year. April always brings bounty from all sources. Today’s four beats are inspired by the continent, Africa, our roots. I’ll share some cool beats I came across over the interwebs, one which caught my attention is the use of  African sounds to …

Four Beats Today 28/04/14

We move. I want us to move to a slightly different sound, and I bring you the man with the skill to do it. Exile. He is a diverse producer and judging from his works, they are unmatchable. This is the new age of music where genres are not just robust classifications of music but…

four beats today 24/02/14

This week on four beats today, we look at some of the tracks produced by the J Dilla school of thought. Madlib, just as talented, but crazy none the less, has a similar outlook and openess towards music like the late great Dilla. Madlib who also produces under the alternative Quasimoto has worked with many…

Four Beats Today 19/02/14 snaps of J Dilla’s Donuts

Our four beats today will look at the last album to be produced by J Dilla, Donuts (2006). I was fortunate enough to obtain a copy on vinyl and the long and short of it is that if you come to listen to the album with an expectation, it will shock you. The reason being…

four Beats today; 10-Feb-14

This weeks four beats today will be focusing on JDilla. It cannot be stressed how good this guy was as a producer, and his talents were limitless when it came to sound. It had often been said that he would take 12minutes to make a beat but the way it came out sounded like it…

Four beats Today 3/02/14

This weeks four beats today, we would like to focus on hip hop as the greater world has evolved it. Keeping in theme with beats that involve classical live sounds, cant help but focus on some of the masters of morden real hip hop and it eminates from french hip hop. In my exploration of…