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TUAMIE – Please Be Quiet.

You would think a progressive, indie beatmaker wants to get his beats in front of Blu or whoever is dropping on Fat Beats next month. But you can tell TUAMIE is dying to produce gangster rap. On his recent tapes, he’s remixed The Clipse, vintage Jay Z, and now Freddie Gibbs..

Gensu Dean – Ball of Yarn (ft. Roc Marciano).

You go left when you lace Roc Marciano. You give him beats full of analog fuzz and maybe a searing psych rock guitar sample, sometimes missing drums. See Alchemist’s “The Turning Point.” Gensu Dean went left of left (further left? left-er?). “Ball of Yarn” has crisp electronic keys and strings..