Beat tapes can range from furniture music all the way to transcendent. Same thing goes for exhaustion. For example, when you’re tired, it’s easy to overlook your surroundings. But those surroundings can be heightened to total immersive levels as well.

California sample flipper VIK’s latest collection of nodders, I’M TIRED, shakes loose the cobwebs. On first listen, I did a bit of laundry and started dinner as it played in the background. Hardly knew it was there. Second go-round was on my way to work, and it absolutely absorbed me. Who cares? Me? Shut up.

Listen below and support the man if you can:

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CHOCOLATE GRINDER is our audio/visual section, with an emphasis on the lesser heard and lesser known. We aim to dig deep, but we’ll post any song or video we find interesting, big or small.

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