• New Dirtybird Alert: J.Phlip – Say My Name

    January 30, 2014 Ben

    Despite her heavy tour schedule, Dirtybird‘s crowdrocking J.Phlip has managed to find time to craft a rude tune. Growling sub bass overflows the 4×4 beat as the listener is called a bitch while being immersed in paranoid mids. Backed by J.Phlip’s acid-washed collaborative remix with Aidan Chambers, Say My Name is available now on Beatport and…

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  • BOATS – Vapors: Free 20 Track Release

    January 29, 2014 Peter Merritt

    Those of you that reside in the Bay Area are most likely already familiar with BOATS, but if you’re not, he is DEFINITELY someone you want to be looking out for. He first came to my attention last year with several beats and remixes posted on his Soundcloud that sounded like a perfect blend of…

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  • Beshken- Doubt

    January 29, 2014 Mike Vincent

    Foundations Recordings is back at it, this time they are showcasing a new member on their roster by the name of Beshken. The track starts off with a dreamy, hip hoppy vibe, and then quickly transitions to a more trap oriented feel with precisely placed rapid-fire snares and hi hats, while simultaneously maintaining a relaxed demeanor.…

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  • AWE – Crystals: Hugely Anticipated Track Out Today

    January 27, 2014 Ben

    LA-based producer AWE has been a favorite since dropping the fantastic Eagle Soul EP on Plastician’s Terrorhythm Recordings last year. However, as good as that EP was, it’s been overshadowed by the purple perfection of his until-now-unreleased track Crystals. Floating around as a radio rip since last summer, Crystals is everything we love about purple…

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  • Beatflakes – Future Turn Up

    January 26, 2014 zac

    Something very special is going on in the Netherlands’ beat music scene—Last year producers such as Boeboe and FilosofischeStilte grabbed my attention with their tracks released through Saturate Records. The sound they are creating is so fresh and psychedelic, the ultimate blend of experimental and danceable. Dutch blog, Beatflakes, brings us some of these forward-thinking producers…

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  • Emancipator Ensemble kicks off their 2014 Winter Tour

    January 22, 2014 Ben

    Portland-based Emancipator kicked off the Emancipator Ensemble Winter Tour at Republic in New Orleans on January 14th, hosted by Winter Circle Productions. This is the four piece live band’s first tour together and the show marked one of their first live appearances ever. The Ensemble played their debut shows in Colorado last November– peep the…

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  • Chillage Records – Crunksauce Vol 2

    January 21, 2014 zac

    Crunksauce Vol 2 is a compilation by Chillage Records, showcasing the latest tunes from this up and coming label. If you aren’t familiar with them, Chillage Records specializes in blending dreamy melodies with heavy bass lines that focus on funk rather than filth. Chillage was started by a group of producers in Davis, CA as…

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  • You Will Bounce To This: Rekoil – Kitty Cat Pt. 2

    January 20, 2014 Ben

    Firepower Records regular Rekoil may be better known for his violent, distortion-heavy drumstep and dubstep, but regardless of genre he always manages to lay down catchy grooves. Nothing shows that more powerfully than this cheeky little 100 bpm twerk ditty, Kitty Cat Pt.2. Between the samples and the weird (cat?) sounds, this tune makes people…

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  • Sango ft. SPZRKT – Middle Of Things, Beautiful Wife (STWO Remix)

    January 17, 2014 Mike Vincent

    French beatmaster Stwo (pronounced “stew”) gives us yet another remix to feast our ears on .While Sango‘s original rendition of the tune tells a chilled out, somber story; STWO’s tale is much more energetic and beat-centric.  At only 21 years old, Stwo is poised to take 2014 by storm. Be on the lookout for this man!…

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  • Yheti- Still Wet From Last Night EP

    January 15, 2014 Peter Merritt

    Yheti has been one of our favorites here at Booms and Claps for quite some time now. Hailing from Dayton, OH, Yheti originally caught the eye of many in the West Coast bass scene with his remixes for Bay Area powerhouses such as G Jones, Taso, and Trevor Kelly and releases on Bleep Bloop‘s 710…

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