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Loci Records – Season One


Emancipator has had a busy year. They debuted the Emancipator Ensemble and took it on tour, received top billing for major festivals all over the country, lined up a major tour with Beats Antique for the fall, and just for fun, released a compilation album featuring artists from their own record label Loci Records. Anything with the Emancipator stamp on ... Read More »

Poldoore on festivals, performing live and music promotion

chilling with Poldoore

Last week, a few of us went to Dour Festival, which is the biggest alternative music festival in Belgium. It’s rated highly for the atmosphere and up and coming artists. When it comes to Chillhop, Dour had plenty to offer. Think of artists like Bonobo, Joey Bada$$, Nas & Onra. Another one is Belgianbeatmaker Poldoore, who played at 13:20, just before ... Read More »

Dour Festival 2014 : 10 Artists to check out


Like every year, the Chillhop crew will visit Dour festival in the south of Belgium this year. Filled with a whole load of up and coming artists and some must-see’s for Chillhop lovers, it’s always an amazing experience. Every year, we want to create some exposure for a festival that really deserves it, while also highlighting some acts that you ... Read More »

Happy Hour mix exclusive stream: deeB

Deeb exclusive

Last week, we announced Happy Hour, our exclusive mix series which will air on a (bi-)weekly basis starting early 2014. We also mentioned that in cooperation with local radio channels, we might give you some previews or exclusives before we start airing. Tomorrow (wednesday the 27th of November) is the first of these previews, where we will stream the Happy ... Read More »

Chillhop Radio: New additions!

Radio additions 25-11-2013

We’ve been silently updating the radio playlist on a weekly basis adding all new albums to the list and trying to keep it up to date. With the good releases as of lately, here’s a little update on the albums which we have added and are live as of today: Blazo – Colors of Jazz 2 Jenova 7 – Painkillers ... Read More »

Chilling with Emancipator


On a sunny Saturday afternoon, we drove to The Hague to see Emancipator live. Apart from a good gig and a good night out, we were hoping to get a little time to talk to Douglas (Emancipator) and Ilya (violin magician), and ask them some questions regarding the future of his live performances, new releases on Loci Records and loads ... Read More »

Get ready for Happy Hour!

Happy Hour announcement

We’ve been raising curiousity over the last month or so on our Facebook and Twitter page with an announcement we’d promise to make once we got 1k likes on Facebook. We reached that goal a few weeks ago, but were still busy with the Boxbeats compilation back then. Now we’re ready for it, and we’re very pleased to announce a ... Read More »

Mr. Moods – Exit music for films


It’s been exactly two weeks since Mr. Moods put out his last release. Now, he’s just posted another new release, “Exit music for films”. The beats included in this release have more of a darker, grungier, and more cinematic tone to them than some of his previous releases. Also, the opening song for the album may be his longest yet, ... Read More »

ElyonBeats – A Week With ElyonBeats: Sleep Edition


ElyonBeats of Roots of Society set himself with a challenge on YouTube: make a new beat every day of the week. He just finished this challenge a few days ago, and now, it’s available as a complete package for your listening pleasure! This is the second time that he’s done this week-long challenge, only this time, he added a theme for all ... Read More »

Blazo – Colors of Jazz 2

Blazo - Colors of Jazz 2

Your favourite Polish beatmaker is back, with the follow up to one of our personal favorite Chillhop albums “Colors of Jazz“. Colors of Jazz 2 consists out of 18 new jazzy tracks by Blazo, giving another spin to the 18 colors of the first album. If there’s an album you should get the minute it is available, it’s any release ... Read More »