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Interviews

Monophona

Monophona, a blend of two extremes, electronic and intimate, melodic and innovative. They are based on Luxembourg, and started as the duo of Claudine and Chool, but later Jorsch, the drummer, brought dynamics to the party. They are currently preparing a set of live concerts promoting their second album “BackonBlack”, after the critically praised debut […]

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News

L’Orange & Kool Keith Announce Upcoming Album

Coming July 24th on Mello Music Group, Time? Astonishing! is the latest dimensional warp from hip-hop’s premiere astral traveler. His union with MMG producer L’Orange finds him exploring uncharted terrain: choppy volcanic rock planets, ice glacier moons, new surgical procedures, and fresh rappers to toss into the ether. The scalpel remains eternally sharp. Even a […]

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Interviews

Inside the nest of Bird Flies High

My favorite aussie duo Bird Flies High is always awesome. They compose their music, play the instruments, records and even edit and publish their videos on their own, while having time for paid jobs, relaxing on their private jungle, and chatting with friends from all across the world, including me. They recently released a new […]

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News

Nottango Discography Released As Name Your Price on Bandcamp

Costarican electrotango and trip hop band Nottango recently communicated that their two albums are now available for download on Bandcamp. The band is currently on a hiatus, as their members are currently working on other projects, but since all the physical copies of the albums are already sold, they decided to release the digital. Nottango […]

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News

FKA Twigs to play on Coachella 2015

Last Tuesday January 6th Coachella announced the line-up for the 2015 version of the festival, , and included on it, one of 2014’s biggest trip hop breakouts, English singer-songwriter FKA twigs. Tahliah Debrett Barnett is no mere singer, songwriter or dancer. She’s all those things, plus a director, a producer and more. Her ability to […]

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Trip Hop Bands and Artists

Band of the Week: Blu.Sine

Coloring the music and playing the colors. That’s what Blu.Sine, a trip hop band which resides on Ljubljana, Slovenia, have to offer to us. The band combines the avant-garde, pop culture, and trip hop atmospherique sound with their original ideas. Blu.sine is conformed by Urška Bajec on vocals,  Žiga Četrtič on keys and accordion; Žiga Kroflič […]

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News

The Digital Age: Trip Hop on the go

The latest apps Trip hop has come a long way since its humble beginnings in Bristol in the early 1990s. And with any musical genre that sees wide scale appeal it evolves to fit its surroundings. Although trip hop may not have relinquished the components, which saw it garner worldwide praise during its inception, it […]

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Album

“Loud Noises in Quiet Spaces” by Joe Rodwell

Starting this week, Triptica will feature a different trip hop album per week, could be classic albums, new mainstream, or new underground cool stuff.  If you are an artist and wants us to check your album please click on Submit Music link. The pick of this first week is “Loud Noises in Quiet Spaces” by […]

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Podcasts

THAT: Trip Hop Addicts Therapy. Epidose 1

This is the first episode of THAT: Trip Hop Addicts Therapy; a weekly mix featuring the classic hits and the new tunes of trip hop, downtempo, alternative rap. Please share it, like it and comment it. Let me know what you think about it ————————-PLAYLIST————————- 1. Archive – Nothing Else 2. Massive Attack – Five […]

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News

Trip Hop Album Covers Reimagined

The artist Emre Karacan, from Eskisehir, Turkey, recreate with his illustrations, the cover art of three albums from the most recognized and famous trip hop bands. From his twisted and minimalist – grostesquely magic style of illustrate, Karacan presents his own point of view  for the art of Massive Attack‘s fifth studio album Heligoland, Morcheeba‘s […]