• scratchtheblock BRASSTRACKS FEAT. THE UNDERACHEIVERS AND ROBERT GLASPER - IMPROV#1
    21 2017 October

    BRASSTRACKS FEAT. THE UNDERACHIEVERS AND ROBERT GLASPER – IMPROV#1

    Damn….it’s always a pleasure to be witness to artists’s evolution,especially when it comes to  neighbors like Brasstracks. The chemistry between Ivan Jackson and Conor Rayne led them to build a solid reputation,respect and international recognition through important awards...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK SLY5THAVE FEAT. JIMETTA ROSE - LET ME RIDE
    20 2017 October

    SLY5THAVE FEAT. JIMETTA ROSE – LET ME RIDE

     Texas multi-instrumentalist Sylvester Onyejiaka better known by the stage name Sly5thAve will drop in November the ambitious project entitled The Invisible Man: An orchestral Tribute to Dr.Dre. The forthcoming album , as its title suggests , is...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: THE REMIX SESSION 13
    13 2017 October

    SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: THE REMIX SESSION 13

    4 months ago we dropped the 12th volume of The Remix Session , a successful series of accurate selections of the most impressive remixes,revisitations,re-arrangements of hip-hop,r&b,jazz and neo-soul pieces. We launched the series with the...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK MICKEY SHILOH FEAT. ROWLAN - ZOOM IN (PRODUCED BY NABEYIN)
    10 2017 October

    MICKEY SHILOH FEAT. ROWLAN – ZOOM IN (PRODUCED BY NABEYIN)

    Today da squad offers to r&b eager listeners something really really eargasmic and supa-catchy! Yezzir, Bay Area singer,ultra talented songwriter Michaela “Mickey” Shiloh knocks we out with a superb smooth r&b cut entitled Zoom In. Despite her...

  • scratchtheblock LIL WOOFY WOOF - PURPLE KUSH 94' (PRODUCED BY ESCO)
    09 2017 October

    LIL WOOFY WOOF – PURPLE KUSH 94′ (PRODUCED BY ESCO)

    In da early ’90s the thriving hip-hop scene is enriched by the development of a sub-genre known as G-Funk!! Oh yes , people experienced the powerful impact of masterpieces such as The Chronic,Doggystyle,Regulate,The Prodigal Son,Safe+Sound...

  • scratchtheblock NAMUUNA - TIMELESS LOVE (PRODUCED BY BODIKHUU)
    08 2017 October

    NAMUUNA – TIMELESS LOVE (PRODUCED BY BODIKHUU)

    We follow Berlin-based songbird Namuuna , since she dropped her fantastic cover of Black Streets ‘s No Diggity  ,  she also appeared on our r&b selection Comfort Music impressing the listeners with her soulful approach. Today...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK EUROZ - NEED ME SOME (PRODUCED BY REEZY)
    07 2017 October

    EUROZ – NEED ME SOME (PRODUCED BY REEZY)

    Today we want to recommend something hot for da hip-hop heads out there, so come with us to Las Vegas to knock on the Still Movin label doors and get familiar with the last offering...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK SARA ELIZABETH CHARLES - TALLER
    07 2017 October

    SARAH ELIZABETH CHARLES – TALLER

    Two years ago we dropped a jazz selection called Moonray packed with artists such as The RH Factor,Gregory Porter,Harvey Mason,Jarrod Lawson and Sarah Elizabeth Charles. Sarah Elizabeth impressed us with her boundless potential and incredible vocal skills...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK AMBER NAVRAN - HE'S BEEN GONE
    06 2017 October

    AMBER NAVRAN – HE’S BEEN GONE

    Moonchild is one of the most impressive,appealing and exciting major breakthroughs of recent years. The gifted trio from Los Angeles developed a simple but successful formula, creating a sound that flirts with neo-soul,spruced up with touches...

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    30 2017 September

    TWOLIPS – YELLOW GOLD

    For better or worse,  it is not easy to discover a kind of good music able to fire the synapses! But nevertheless,sometimes we stumble upon interesting pieces that provide incredible feelings,emotions and good vibrations. Allow us to...

Recently an interesting neo-soul project catched my attention!! I’m talking about Something You Can Take by fresh group called The Rooks from New York!!! This little jem is a marvelous,elegant and original EP. A fresh...

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SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS MOONCHILD BE FREE

MOONCHILD BE FREE ALBUM

September 2, 2013 | 4 Comments

This evening  i would like to talk about one of the best Neo-Soul album of 2012 from group Moonchild.  This fantastic collective released a sumptuous masterpiece where jazz and neo-soul embrace theirself in one intense,clean...

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Scratchtheblock Presents Vainsmith

SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS VAINSMITH

September 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

When we talk about hip hop femcees we think some artists of the past like: MC Lyte,Erykah Badu,Lauryn Hill,Missy Elliot,Bahamadia,Da Brat! But we can find some interesting names also nowadays,just think female rappers like: Akua...

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SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: NUMB:ERA

NUMB:ERA SOMETHING IN BETWEEN

September 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

Who are NUMB:ERA? They are an interesting german collective that released their first album called,Something In Between, in 2012.  The voice of the group is Nora Becker a singer and songwriter that remind us soul artists...

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Hey folks, here we are with one of the most rising group of the black music scene!! We are talking about CharlieRED, that step by step are earning much respect from the critics,blogger and music...

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When people listen to great music and appreciate the vibe , the rhythm , the groove surely there is behind a scrupulous and smart work by a producer that give it a personal imprint!  Tall Black...

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Howdy scratchers, today i’d like to introduce you one of the most interesting album that i’ve ever listened ! L.A hip hop group, The Globetroddas released in 2010 their EP called LOVE under the label...

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Hey folks, wassup? The 2012 was a great year for brand new original albums. R&B music , after a series of improbable collaborations made of dance, pop and elctro-house sounds (that denaturalized r&b),   seems...

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