Category Archives: instrumental music

June 28

Dutch Uncles: Oh Yeah (C Duncan Remix)

  With their fifth album Big Balloon released in February 2017, Manchester’s Dutch Uncles continue to illuminate the music scene with their distinct art-rock sound. Founded in 2008 and comprised of Pete Broadhead (guitar), Andy Proudfoot (drums), Robin Richards (bass guitar), and Duncan Wallis (vocalist), the indie-quartet gets remixed by Glasgow musician and composer C […]

January 21

Norty:We Were Nearly There

  Perhaps the most innovative genre-bender to have graced the electronic music scene is Michigan producer and multi-instrumentalist, Norty. His sound is so unique that one couldn’t possibly place him under just one musical category. His resonant vocals seem to stem from indie rock, yet his beats and breaks could have been shaken down from […]

December 13

SIMPLE MACHINES: Wayward ft. I M U R

Mesmerizing his listeners with catchy and incredibly unique electronica is Vancouver’s Amine Bouzaher, better known as SIMPLE MACHINES. With the use of instruments such as live-looped guitar, violin, keyboard, and bass, Amine beautifully ties together his orchestral sound with hip-hop infused beats that contain sounds you have never heard before. On his latest single, “Wayward” […]

June 24

diNMachine: Opposites of Unity

  diNMachine is Michael J. Schumacher, Nisi Jacobs, Hari Ganglberger, Alejandro Florez, Brian Lawlor, and Michael Evans. Together they form the aural dream team behind the din. The Opposites of Unity is diNMachine’s second full length release. Previously, Dance to Reason was released in 2014 to deep applause. diNMachine (dM) is not afraid to dance […]

June 17

Ryan Hemsworth: Burying the Sun

  Canada’s Ryan Hemsworth released a new track today hot off the heels of the amazing “How It Felt” released earlier this month (which slipped through the cracks here at What’s Hip¿ and is an EXCELLENT track). “Burying the Sun” is a bit more experimental in nature, mixing some dope beats with eastern percussive elements […]