VAGABOND DELUXE – jamvvis & DO, the outcast

The VAGABOND DELUXE project was formed by two Montreal based artists, jamvvis and DO, the outcast, bringing together various elements of R&B, Hip-Hop, and Lo-Fi. Pulling on themes from Japanese folklore and storytelling, the album’s five tracks dive in and out of various moods and tones. The track “SAKURA” brings a breezy, spring-like atmosphere with a soft, Japanese vocal sample, while “CASHEWS” is a much … Continue reading VAGABOND DELUXE – jamvvis & DO, the outcast

“mystery” – enuar & donovan

California-based producer enuar has without a doubt established himself as one of SoundCloud’s strongest forces over the past couple of years, having collaborated with the likes of LVUSM, Kas, Cozy Kev and many more, while building an impressive catalog of forward-thinking and bright instrumentals. He is part of Wishnomore collective, and was also featured on LM023 with his track “Ivory.” Now, marking his first drop … Continue reading “mystery” – enuar & donovan

“red leather” – 53 Thieves

Having yet to meet in person, the act 53 thieves is a true testament to wonders of online collaboration, consisting of members that span the globe. U.K-based singer-songwriters Jess and Conor from Denton Thrift, New York-based producer Ronin, and Mississippi-based producer Pryces join talents to create the melodic and soulful sounds that have made 53 thieves a power house in the indie electronic community. Their … Continue reading “red leather” – 53 Thieves

Stop Asian Hate: Graphics, Information, and How to Help

HERE AT LUCID MONDAY WE HOPE TO SUPPORT THE AAPI COMMUNITY BY USING OUR PLATFORM TO SPREAD RELIABLE INFORMATION AND RESOURCES. OUR HEARTS GO OUT TO ALL THOSE AFFECTED. To save graphics on phone for use, click and hold on photo and press “Add to Photos” when prompted. Source: CSUSB REPORT Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, there has been a dramatic increase in … Continue reading Stop Asian Hate: Graphics, Information, and How to Help

Introducing the Lucid Monday Magazine!

Introducing the first ever Lucid Monday Magazine. We believe that the producer should be seen as an equal contributor to any song, not just a faceless figure behind the scenes. Issue 01 sets the stage to give producers a permanent space in print.  ORDER HERE Featuring:  Mike Gao The Kount Ambezza Lucy Clubhouse late year Umru Jenius Harris Cole J. Robb Olswel Quickly, Quickly  Included … Continue reading Introducing the Lucid Monday Magazine!

Based1, Payday & FORTHENIGHT Win Grammy Award For Production on Bad Bunny’s YHLQMDLG

The 2021 Grammy Awards ceremony was just held in Los Angeles, with the likes of Billie Eilish, Beyoncé, Dua Lipa, Megan Thee Stallion and more being awarded in some of the biggest categories. Through the GRAMMY Awards are often criticized by artists and the community for their vague voting process among other things, there’s no doubt the ceremony holds a lot of weight within the … Continue reading Based1, Payday & FORTHENIGHT Win Grammy Award For Production on Bad Bunny’s YHLQMDLG

The Grammys Let Us Know It’s Just The Beginning For The Beat Scene

Whether it be about lack of representation, favoritism, or conflicts of interest, the Recording Academy’s Grammy Awards have received abundant criticism for their countless inadequacies, with nomination and performance boycotts from a whole host of artists including Frank Ocean, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino, Kanye West, and, most recently, The Weeknd just to name a few. Although 2021’s Grammy Awards were certainly filled with controversy … Continue reading The Grammys Let Us Know It’s Just The Beginning For The Beat Scene

“SIPPIN WOK TILL MY HEART STOP” – DJ YUNG VAMP

One of the brightest and most exciting names coming up on SoundCloud over the past years, DJ YUNG VAMP’s musical output is arguably unmatched. The French talent has produced for names such as Mister V, Soulja Boy, scarlxd, Yung Gravy, Fauni, and more, while building up an impressive catalog of exciting beats and collaborations, and being widely regarded as one of phonk’s pioneers. DJ YUNG … Continue reading “SIPPIN WOK TILL MY HEART STOP” – DJ YUNG VAMP

Rising Sugar-Pop Artist Asukal Goes Dark In Her New Single “Midnight”

With a name that directly translates to “sugar” from Tagalog, Asukal has gained considerable momentum in the electro-pop sphere for her cheeky, bubblegum bops. Although she is well know for her gorgeous, ethereal vocals, Asukal’s production on her tracks is what really brings her music to life, with experimental, stripped back beats that have a distinct candy-pop feel. Dusting off some of her normal sugar-sweet … Continue reading Rising Sugar-Pop Artist Asukal Goes Dark In Her New Single “Midnight”

“Memory Lane” – Murda Beatz & Shordie Shordie

After a series of exciting singles, such as “Good Evening” and “Doctors,” Murda Beatz and Shordie Shordie have finally dropped their collaborative project Memory Lane. Spanning over 12 tracks, the project is a truly exciting showcase of Shordie Shordie and Murda Beatz’s skills, while it acts as definite proof of just how well Shordie Shordie’s melodic vocal performances blend with Murda Beatz’s wavy production style. … Continue reading “Memory Lane” – Murda Beatz & Shordie Shordie