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#MANDANUDES

Whitest Taino Alive is back, bringing us ‘Manda Nudes’, their 2nd full length album. The trio continues to explore the future of trap and hip-hop in the Caribbean, with a squad of collaborators including AcentOh, La Ñapa, our very own Maeloo as well as new friend of the family VFRO.

Dripping in Dominican swag.


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How to Inspire Tainos

Check out “Mi Musa” from Whitest Taino Alive‘s upcoming album, MANDA NUDES, out April 17th.

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Perfect Vision Never Sounded So Good

After dropping a couple of hot singles, AcentOh formally teams up with Cohoba to bring us #2020, their first comprehensive project together, exploring the sound of modern hip-hop reinterpreted in the Caribbean.

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High Society of the Future

New drop from Sociedad/Alta, previously known as SCDDALTA, bringing his futuristic spaced out soundscapes to a trap-heavy framework. The young Puerto Rican artist is hungry as ever in 2017, and this release is a good indicator that he shows no signs of slowing down.

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Thugs Need Love Too: AcentOh Strikes Again

Happy V-Day from the Stereoptico. To celebrate, Cohoba, Maeloo & new collaborator CFRO cook up a beat for AcentOh to wax romantic over.

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The Fam Grows Bigger: Meet AcentOh

A talented artist and friend of the fam, Acentoh has been doing his thing behind the mic for a while now.

Check out this new cut, produced by our very own Maeloo, as a teaser of things to come.

Keep your eyes peeled.

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This is When the Magic Happens

Bacayne’s debut release with Stereoptico, Azure Magic is finally here.

This is the product of the last few decades of music flying through the airwaves, mixing together and landing in the list of influences of a producer that has as much talent as value for his own self expression. With a background in rock, a penchant for downtempo, both nostalgia and enthusiasm for hiphop and an unrelenting gameness for experimentation, Bacayne makes records that sound totally new but make you feel familiar at the same time.

A proud Dominican native, Bacayne is a great example of the cultural melding pot that is the island, sitting halfway between North and South America and with a great history of just getting it done and not taking no for an answer. If his debut album is any indicator, we have a lot to be excited about in the future.

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Dirk Largo’s Got Beats

The hard-working Dirk Largo continues to put in work, bringing us their eclectic house grooves, paying homage to dub techno and to Afro-Caribbean heritage at the same time. Stereoptico is proud to drop our first release of 2016 with the creative masters behind the Dirk.

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Marvin Marlyn Brings New Mixtape Heat

The family is more than proud to present a new mixtape that serves as both a celebration and a taste of things to come. We struggle to believe 5 years have already passed since the release of Soy Otro Tu, Marvin Marlyn’s debut album, and the young artist is showing no signs of slowing down at all. From modern funk to jersey club, producing solo material as well as collaborating with any number of artists from a wide range of genres, Marvin just doesn’t seem to take breaks and is still full of surprises.

In the Heart vol. IV comes with 17 tracks of pure unreleased heat, many of which he will be releasing in his new album, coming towards late 2017. On it, we’ll have the joy of seeing Marvin collaborate with C-Funk (of Los Tetas), Fakuta, Kinetica, No Esta Fito and many more eclectic musicians, where his new focus will be on the live aspect of his material.

We’re very excited to see what the future holds for the production wizard, and in the meantime, can’t stop bumpin’ to what he keeps sending through. Cop it, blast it, enjoy it, and rest assured, this music was made with love.

01. Marvin Marlyn (feat. No Esta Fito) – Inicio (Upcoming Album)
02. Marvin Marlyn (feat. C-Funk) – Untitled (Upcoming Album)
03. Marvin Marlyn – Hooked (Unreleased)
04. Marvin Marlyn (feat. Kinetica) – Untitled (Upcoming Album)
05. Marvin Marlyn – Video (Unreleased)
06. Marvin Marlyn – Riserup (Unreleased )
07. Marvin Marlyn (feat. Iarahei) – Trap Cocaine (Upcoming Album)
08. Marvin Marlyn X Mike Gao – Precipitate Flip
09. Marvin Marlyn – Love of Flight Instrumental Flip
10. Marvin Marlyn – Don’t Cry (Unreleased)
11. Marvin Marlyn – Mikrolands 05 (Unreleased)
12. Marvin Marlyn – If (Remix)
13. Marvin Marlyn – Irreparable (Remix)
14. Marvin Marlyn – Guit U (Unreleased)
15. Marvin Marlyn (feat. Fakuta) – Untitled (Upcoming Album)
16. Marvin Marlyn (feat. Kinetica) – Eres Flip
17. Marvin Marlyn (feat. No Esta Fito) – Final (Upcoming Album)

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More Taino Than Ever

WTA

No signs of stopping or slowing down. Whitest Taino Alive‘s self-titled EP is here. Our boys at Remezcla and Noisey have already shown much love, and all that’s left to say is… well, what else can we add? Cop it while you can, already on iTunes, Spotify and your favorite online music retailers.

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