Month: May 2015

MUTUAL INTENTIONS - INTENTIONS

MUTUAL INTENTIONS – INTENTIONS

May 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Norwegian hip-hop emcee Ivan Ave continues to astonish us with dope tracks and collaborations. Ave stepped into the limelight with the collaborative project with MNDSGN , Low Jams ,cementing his position on da current hip-hop map earning the respect...

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Today an experimental,downtempo and dark sound resonates in the scratchtheblock.com’s office! We are talking about the hip-hop alternative sound of My Valour cleverly cooked by Pittsburgh musician,producer and visual artist Tensor. Deeply influenced by artists such...

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BBE’s affiliate Chris Read is almost ready to deliver his project titled All Night , a compilation of remixes and productions featuring stellar exponents of the black music scene such as Oddisee,Algebra,Bilal and many others....

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PHANTOM THRETT - FORGET ABOUT IT

PHANTOM THRETT – FORGET ABOUT IT

May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Howdy hungry black music tasters! The  talented California artist Phantom Thrett leaps back with a brand new tune titled Forget About It. The track is a short but intense journey through Phantom’s skills as gifted...

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MONIQUE-DANIELLE - THOUGHTS ON YOU

MONIQUE-DANIELLE – THOUGHTS ON YOU

May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you are sure,US is the only place where you can find quality neo-soul music and artists…..well , prepare youself to reconsider your ideas with the artist that we are going to introduce. U.K singer/songwriter...

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OKAT - SOMETHING BETTER EP

OKAT – SOMETHING BETTER EP

May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

On May 16th we met the neo-soul danish songstress  Katja de Neergaard aka Okat with a captivating single titled Something Better produced by the homie  Adam Kay  . Recently she dropped the EP titled Something Better recruiting  The Stoned Academy affiliates: Jabar...

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Howdy scratchers, allow us to introduce the name of California singer/songwriter Nicholas Nery or Nick Nery who recently popped up under our radar with a supa-catchy and mellow joint titled Loving You. Nick Nery flexes...

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In 2013 british veteran singer Omar Christopher Lye-Fook released his last effort titled The Man , confirming his pure talent as bright and influential exponent of the U.K soul scene. The project earned positive reviews at...

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After the noisy club nights of the weekend, we think it’s always a good thing give to our mind a massive dose of relaxing vibes. Michigan skilful musician,producer and singer Asante teamed up with Mello...

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As y’all know , we are so fascinated by hip-hop old-scool-esque beats,underground mellow vibes,boombap sonorities and head-nodding rhythms… With the brand new hip-hop selection The Boombox Theory we tried to imagine an iconic symbol of...

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Starting with impressive and original covers,re-arrangements and renditions of success such as Big Poppa , Mamma Knows Best , Cosmic Love , Sand Diego raised singer-songwriter Andra Day firmly positioned herself on the music map earning notoriety and a...

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When you write a review,it’s always easy to become trivial or prosaic with exaggerated praises but until now we tried to be honest and objective. We are firmly sure that music can be estimated as...

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It’s always a pleasure to see the entire world as a unique huge garden of great sounds, in which people can find what they’re looking for in terms of quality black music: jazz,neo-soul,r&b,hip-hop,jazz-hop,experimental and future...

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We have a special consideration for the thriving Scandinavia neo-soul/r&b music scene. Until now we exposed and spotlighted a lot of talented artists such as Snoh Alegra , Neoholics  , Oaklyn , Marie Dahlstrom , Nanna B , Philip Owusu ,...

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If you are great fans of alternative groups such as BADBADNOTGOOD or Joomanji , we bet you will appreciate the sound of  Herrick & Hooley. Who are them? Herrick & Hooley is the brainchild of three...

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