Axian breaks down his latest releases and how his late father influenced him

Axian breaks down his latest releases and how his late father influenced him

Axian is a hard-working man. From his small town of Odder, Denmark, the 23 year-old producer has quietly become one of the most widely recognized instrumental hip-hop artists in the online beat scene. He’s dropped over seventy songs, as well as two albums and several EP’s, and racked up millions of plays on streaming services in the process. And that’s not to mention his successful stints both as a music curator and as an A&R for Chillhop Records. He also refuses to chase trends. Axian’s music bucks many of lo-fi hip-hop’s clichés: the…

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Worldwide Beatmakers: ᴄʙᴀᴋʟ

Worldwide Beatmakers: ᴄʙᴀᴋʟ

Irish chill-hop producer ᴄʙᴀᴋʟ has been on our radar for some time now. In the past year, his profile has risen significantly due to his frequent collaborations with UK underground artists and producers, as well as his soulful beat tape “Hopeless”, which he dropped via Exhume Music. He’s also been featured on our latest Spotify playlist. He’s currently living in Leicester studying music technology, and working on a slew of new releases for the coming year. ᴄʙᴀᴋʟ caught up with us recently to break down his latest single “Tighten Up”, his production techniques, and his new projects for…

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