OUT NOW: PMC069 - V/A "Finest Ego | Japanese Beatmaker Compilation" Cassette, Digital, dwnld
Even in the land of the rising sun, during the last months the enthusiasm for eccentric rhythms has increased. More and more young beat maker in Japan emulate their models J Dilla, Flying Lotus or Hudson Mohawke. This new generation of beat smiths understood Hip-Hop not as a mere pose, but as an aesthetic principle, in which it is explored, where the boundaries of this music style lie. The artistic crucial questions are therefore: How can you make known subjects in other contexts? How abstract can it be? Some of these emerging artists, we can now gather on this download Compilation. It’s a good way to become familiar with these extraordinary artists. So the Compilation shows the wide range of this emerging beat music scene, the originality of each artists. The title of the records tries to reduce very different types of artists to a common denominator: Finest ego.
The compilation includes BudaMunk, a.z, Daisuke Tanabe, The Astronotes, Dj Olive Oil, FERRARI, RLP, SATO, Ogiyy, ichiro_, Eccy & Himuro Yoshiteru.
Design by LGB5. A&R by Akira Inagawa & Gordon Gieseking. Mixed & Mastered by Sven Friederichs.
OFFICIAL FINEST EGO BEATMAKER PLATFORM WEBSITE!
Excerpts of press or air play outcomes:
Rhythm Incursions mix “Some Timmer” by SATO – DOWNLOAD
08/22/2010 – Mixtape Goon Magazin on ByteFM with Daisuke Tanabe “Witch Hunt”! Cosmopolyphonic Radio (Japan) Episode 20 Sept ’10 with the song “Witch Hunt” – DOWNLOAD. PBS Radio (Melbourne) by The Blend Corp with the song “Witch Hunt, Drip Something On Your Palette” – LISTEN. Alma Dream Music on IBIZA SONICA RADIO by Javier Varez with the song “Spotless, Drip Something On Your Palette, Sumiyoshi” – LISTEN etc.