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“I’ve been working on really smooth hip hop joints on the sly since about 2012, really just for me to listen to,” says beat maker Mac Motel, also better known for his darker work with Sedge Warbler, and as Dank. “I showed some of it to Mike and it was obvious that he’d been repressing some of his own inclinations to make some more mellow stuff. It was new territory for both of us sonically but it just felt like a rad match.