Shooting to Sirius and beyond, the intense and intergalactic slowmotion grooves of Portformat finally hit space! NASA-compatible hip hop funkadelica is what to expect on Portformat's debut album released into orbit, musically combining space themes of the 70s with golden moments of 90s R&B and hip hop.
Shooting stars such as Georgia Anne Muldrow, Shuanise and Suzi Analogue shine on Portformat's beats from his Repeat Factory. Rappers such as Madlib-vocalist Dudley Perkins, Blaktroniks, Obey The Altar Native, Bless1, Gajah and Thesaurus Rex also join the ride to outer space. The album was even mixed by Comfort Fit for an extra galactic boom!
German-Senagalese hip hop and funk producer specialized on hypnotic space grooves. Currently finishing his Europe tour for the release of his latest TDR album 'Entropy'. Read more...
A tough little unit of techno soul activists from Oakland. After ten years of mutual collaborations, Blaktroniks finally drop their anticipated TDR album 'Ready Set Blow'. Read more...
Story teller, magic maker, poet and teacher from Brooklyn, New York. Aims to delve word-driven vignettes deep into the heart of human experience.
Californian rap king now living in Las Vegas. Previous releases include numerous coops with Georgia Anne Muldrow and Madlib for Stones Throw Records and other labels.
Born in Dallas from Nigerian roots but both raised and living in London, Shuanise has been recently teaming up with production partners like Portformat, Floating Points and Tokimonsta.
Stunning soul singer and producer from L.A., daughter of jazz musicians Ronald Muldrow and Rickie Byars, with recent releases on Epistrophik, TDR, Stones Throw, Ubiquity etc.
Comfort Fit’s versatile influences range from early detroit techno and minimal electronica to jazz, broken beats and hip hop, as documented on his two latest TDR albums.