Yours Truly

Letters, Etc.

Handwritten letters, home-made mixtapes, type-writer testimonials, portraits and postcards to and from your favorite artists. Send your own to Yours Truly on Instagram with the hashtag #ytletters and we'll post it here for you and yours to see.

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San Diego native Different Sleep a.k.a. Rafa Alvarez dedicates his Yours Truly mix to Chicago, where he currently attends school and does most of his producing.

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In this edition of Greetings From NY, Ellis of San Fermin reflects on returning to his NYC home after spending months away on tour.

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For this very special Yours Truly mix, New York-based producer Wildarms a.k.a. Duncan Cooper dedicates a selection of country favorites to his lovely girlfriend Jessie.

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ISSUE eschews drugs and alcohol in favor of guzzling tea and making tracks that sound like transmissions from a faraway planet. A connoisseur of foreign cars, he dedicates this Yours Truly mix to his Ferrari 458, which is "sweet on the outside, but has brutal force on the inside (engine)."

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During a recent trip to New York, Washington, D.C., duo GEMS took a stroll along a deserted Pier 54 to snap this haunting portrait in the rain.

Jay Prince Letter

Jay Prince, one of our favorite up-and-coming rappers, pens a letter to hero & idol to us all, J Dilla. Read below and stream a new track off his debut Mellowvation.

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We write a letter to Lawrence Rothman with all of our deepest questions and he responds in what we can only describe as Rothman-esque.

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Lucius take a breather from the oldies and craft up a mix guaranteed to get the heart pumping and the feet moving. Send us any snaps of you cutting shapes on the floor to this hit soaked OPP.

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After weeks of being lost at sea this beautifully penned exchange from Hockeysmith falls back into our hands. Look and listen to the unrelenting charm of Annie & Georgie.

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YT family photographer Loren Wohl met up with the 8-bit, dance hit king Kavinsky to write some larger than life postcards home.

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Sometimes when times get dark you need a letter home. In this edition of Greetings From NY, one half of Jensen Sportag sends a letter to the other reassuring that home is where the heart is.

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Helsinki’s finest created a nostalgic mix dedicated to their beloved Brooklyn apartment that comes complete with a piano intro of Third Eye Blind’s “Semi-Charmed Life,” and includes a cheeky craigslist ad for the home where more than a few great nights were had. Stay cool forever guys.

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Our latest Greetings From NY postcard comes from our latest fav Fools Gold signee, Black Atlass. He writes back home to the whole crew.

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It's the end of summer, and it's the perfect time to turn on the best record of the year. Quadron looks stunning as usual and writes a letter back home from NYC Summerstage.

Larry Gus - Letter

Larry Gus pens a handwritten note to more than a few artists’ one true love, their machine, and includes the tracklist to his dreamy mix of funky disco enchantment and 70s lava lamp inspired tunes that seem to melt into one another effortlessly.

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