New Music: Jlin – Black Origami (Full LP)

The wait is over. Jlin, the Gary, IN based footwork producer, has finally released the follow up to 2015’s phenomenal Dark Energy. Now available as of today via Planet Mu, Jlin’s sophomore full-length, Black Origami has more iceberg synthetics, Japanese samples, and jagged beat acrobatics than a human brain can fully comprehend on first listen. To our…

New Music: Sidewalk Chalk – “A Suite For Black Lives”

This Chicago-based jazz/hip-hop/soul sextet continue to deliver the goods as they whet our appetite in anticipation of their crowd-funded new LP due on June 2, An Orchid Is Born. First there was “Dig“, a striking exploration of the words we never get to hear from the victims of police violence, and today we have “A Suite…