Sean Danger Smith
The 2nd full-length album from Philadelphia's June Rodriguez drops on Spring Garden Records. The Bob & Barbara's resident DJ and deep house nightclub mainstay continues to flex his production prowess with another dose of deep developing beats in Elixir. The tribal rhythms of Shine and Tribe are pitted against the synth and sample laden "Ritual" and "The Beginning".
Arthur Thomas and the Funkitorium
How You Like Me Now is the first taste on Spring Garden Records of one of Philly’s hottest new acts of 2019, Arthur Thomas and the Funkitorium. Lead vocalist, Arthur Thomas, leads this new breed of funk band with all kinds of references to blaxploitation, while blending funk of the 70s and hip-hop. Arthur’s joined by vocalist Re-Mus, guitarist Zavetis, bassist The Jusman, drummer Chops and DJ Ndot.
How You Like Me Now was produced by Ndot and was the first track the band ever laid down. It’s soul swagger, summer drum break, vinyl static and smooth bassline have us ready for Spring to
HyDeph follows up his Spring Garden Records debut single "Prophetic token" with an all instrumental affair, Department of the Treasury. "The IRS" and "Tax Fraud" showcase the producer's unique hiphop production style and are a perfect end to our 2019 release season. Look for more HyDeph in 2020!