JPOD always maintans a solid foundation of big beats, crunchy bass and an overall crisp sound. This release has JPOD experimenting with faster tempos, bringing his flavor into the realm of midtempo with two versions of Vibes Alive. Shamik joins up in this release to provide uplifting lyrical content inspired by the desire for inner growth and forward progress.
West-Coast flavor abounds in this release with all tracks featuring the unique vocal stylings of the Root Sellers. Each track covers its own style: midtempo, dancehall and melodic glitch-hop.
Bluegrass meets beats on this remix ep of New York based Rench's moody tune Up From Low spreading a sound coined as "gangstagrass" by Rench themselves. Soothing vocals, twangy guitars and hip-hop elements combined with individual producer styles make this release hard to pass up.
01.Up From Low (Busta remix)
02.Up From Low (JPOD remix)
03.Up From Low (Timothy Wisdom remix)
04.Up From Low (The Funk Hunters remix)
05.Up From Low (Neon Steve remix)
JPOD showcases hip-hop MC Dynamic for the second Swing Set release. glitch-hop number hobblestone carries the release well with ideal wobbles, spacy vocals and pleasant horns. meanwhile crowd control amps it up to a midtempo speed with a funky bassline and breakbeats that make you wanna move.