2021 REVIEWS: MATERIAL GIRL – DRUJJHA

Rapper-composer Material Girl pushes hard in multiple directions on “Drujjha”, creating a matrix of moments that canter between vague and affecting. Philadelphia artist Material Girl dropped one of last year’s most arresting records with “Tangram”. It refers, in title and content, to an ancient puzzle based around arranging set shapes into patterns. The tracks of … Continue reading 2021 REVIEWS: MATERIAL GIRL – DRUJJHA

2021 SINGLE REVIEWS: BAEWXLFF – RAIN

baewxlff’s latest single is an excellent showcase of the artists’ lyrical ability and production prowess Baewxlff is a rapper and producer from Tampa, FL that has recently dropped a self-produced single by the name of “rain”. A fair portion of his back catalogue shares the alternative boom-bap influences present throughout this song, although ‘rain’ is … Continue reading 2021 SINGLE REVIEWS: BAEWXLFF – RAIN

DAILY DOUBLE: JAYPLUSS + MATERIAL GIRL

Two songs daily, from the archives or the cutting edge 108MICS has grown beyond genre, but the organic feeling nearly exclusive to the unknown has linked our favourites from the beginning. Today’s picks are particularly organic, loop-heavy songs that keep things raw and powerful. Charlotte’s JayPluss keeps it authentic on ‘Night Shift’, exploding out of … Continue reading DAILY DOUBLE: JAYPLUSS + MATERIAL GIRL

2021 SINGLE REVIEWS: D0LLYWOOD1 – SIXTEEN FOURTY-FOUR

d0llywood1’s latest is frighteningly up-front, an aggressive electronic collage that reinforces why she’s one of the best in the vanguard. d0llywood1 is no stranger to unpredictbility. For a couple years now she’s imbued her voice with digitised intensity, trashing between walls of drum breaks and synthetic sustain, without a hint of unironic facade. She walks … Continue reading 2021 SINGLE REVIEWS: D0LLYWOOD1 – SIXTEEN FOURTY-FOUR