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Download Ryan Hemsworth’s Secret Songs shh#000000 Compilation

Ryan Hemsworth’s Secret Songs project has become a treasure trove of under-the-radar producers and up-and-coming artists. Besides releasing a new song every week, they also got into the compilation game last year with their debut shh#ffb6c1 comp, which featured artists like GFOTY, Kero Kero Bonito, and et aliae basing their songs around the color pink. More »

By: James Rettig / January 20, 2015 - 5:01 pm

Beat Culture – “Drifter (SAINT PEPSI Remix)”

Last week we heard, “Shibuya,” the new single by Beat Culture. That song was paired with “Drifter (feat. Psychic Twin), and today, remix prodigy Ryan DeRobertis aka SAINT PEPSI (who in addition to being a Band To Watch has been dropping some excellent tracks recently) took a crack at it. DeRobertis tags the track “liquid… More »

By: Miles Bowe / January 29, 2014 - 2:54 pm

Beat Culture – “Shibuya” (feat. KID A) (Stereogum Premiere)

Beat Culture is really Sunik Kim, a Yale student who has been making sparkling laptop compositions for sometime now. “Shibuya” begins with a fragile formlessness that gradually builds in every way. Static, distortion, melodies, and a pounding 4/4 beat all grow stronger over the course of the track until Kim pulls the plug and revert… More »

By: Miles Bowe / January 21, 2014 - 1:12 pm

DIIV, High Highs, Killer Mike, Beat Culture @ Brooklyn Bowl 5/24/12

Last night was Hype Machine’s Fast Forward League Night, which was put on by the Hype dudes themselves as well as Consequence Of Sound, Gorilla Vs. Bear, I Guess I’m Floating, Awesome Tapes From Africa and us. The lineup featured the likes of Beat Culture, Killer Mike (who mixed it up in the crowd), High… More »

By: Stereogum / May 25, 2012 - 2:29 pm