Hot New House Music: ‘Monkey Riddim’ by Vato Gonzalez feat. Tjen

Dutch DJ and Producer Vato Gonzalez, one of the pioneers of the dirty house movement, released his latest “riddim” themed track called “Monkey Riddim” featuring Tjen on July 22.

Diggy Simmons set to release “Past Presents Future” on Dec 23, check out “Digg Is Like” (free mp3)

Maybe the second mixtape is the charm Diggy needs to capture the commercial audience. Diggy will be releasing his second mixtape entitled “Past, Present, Future” tomorrow (December 23, 2010). The first single, “Digg Is Like” is already available for free download.

Tabi Bonney releases first mixtape “A Place Called Stardom” (free download)

DMV buzzmaker tabi Bonney has teamed up with Mick Boogie and DJBooth.net to take listeners on a trip to “A Place Called Stardom.” tabi Bonney’s 1st mixtape ever is finally here. Hosted by Mick Boogie, it features guest appearances from Wale, Raheem DeVaughn (see my interview in the July 2009 issue of JENESIS Magazine), Curren$y, Haziq Ali, Jovi Rockwell, GZA and more.

Connecticut’s Phar-City to release “The Talk of CT 4” March 30, hosted by DJ Dolla Sign and DJ Whoo Kid (video)

Hartford, CT — Although Connecticut has birthed dozens of successful pop artists, including Michael Bolton, John Mayer, The Carpenters and Cassie, the state has yet to produce a Hip Hop superstar. The four men of Phar-City are proudly representing their state, stepping out with a sound and style influenced by both their humble surroundings and the lavish taste of today’s youth…The new mixtape is slated for release on March 30, 2010, and will be hosted by DJ Dolla Sign and DJ Whoo Kid.