Lacuna Manti – The Radiant [Beat Tape]

LA-LA-LA-LA-LAKIM is at it again. This time he brings on fellow D.M.V. producer TEK.LUN to help craft upbeat, wonky, hip-hop joints. They call themselves Lacuna Manti (pronounced: Montee). Yeah, it sounds like a private detective’s name—the kind of private detective that listens to jazz on stakeouts. “Private Manti, Lacuna Manti.” The Radiant is six tracks deep with smashing bass and synth stabs throughout. It sounds a lot … Continue reading Lacuna Manti – The Radiant [Beat Tape]

LAKIM – E L E V A T E [Album]

el · e · vate –  1. To move to a higher place or position from a lower one. 2. To increase the amplitude, intensity, or volume of. 3. To promote to a higher rank. 4. To raise to a higher moral, cultural, or intellectual level. 5. To lift the spirits of.  The sound expands. Souls uplift. Head nods commence. [via]  LA-LA-LA-LA-LAKIM meditates and crafts a few instrumentals for … Continue reading LAKIM – E L E V A T E [Album]