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15th March 2023: Boston’s WRINKLER releases new album: “For You, Now” & I like what this DIY outfit have to offer!
24th June 2022: Wax Machine’s latest double A-side single includes a FINE rendition of Vinicius De Moraes and Baden Powell’s seminal 1966 “Canto De Iemanja” (24.6.22)
9th November 2021:Record Kicks presents “Origin of Forms” the vibrant debut album by Moscow funk band The Diasonics – due January 2022! (9.11.21)
8th July 2021: Savila releases MAYAHUEL as the follow-up to their self-titled debut LP and further explores the realms of cumbia, dream-pop, spirited vocals, hallucinatory riffing and driving percussion
1st June 2021: BBE Music issues instrumental versions from classic DJ Vadim album “The Soundcatcher” for the first time since its original release in 2007! (1.6.21)
17th Maruch 2021: SOARING SUNSHINE FOR THE EARS! Uplifting sounds look set to erupt from Fimber Bravo’s forthcoming album, “Lunar Tredd”! Due this week!!
26th February 2021: COSMIC CHAOS OF THE HEADY KIND!! The Writhing Squares forthcoming release looks set to be a blast!
29th January 2021: Sitka Sun’s sophomore release promises more cosmic escapism!
1st September 2020: Latest single from London’s Chelou is “Real” dreamy!
9th July 2020: Now-Again releases the third album for Brazilian guitarist, Fabiano do Nascimento
19th June 2020: Melbourne’s Midlife announces new album, “Automatic”, with first single, “Rare Air” being a rather lovely chunk of cosmic escapism!
30th May 2020: Kutiman releases the first single from his long awaited forthcoming album, “Wachaga” – Due for release on 19th July
25th May 2020: Liotia’s upcoming haunting new single “SILENCE” is announced – Due 2nd June!
15th May 2020: ATA releases/reissues “Early Works: Funk, Soul And Afro Rarities From The Archives”
4th May 2020: Orquesta Akokán’s latest single, “4 de Octubre”, is a lucumi fever dream of sublime mambo..out NOW on Daptone Records.
24th April 2020: Berlin’s Shika Shika records announces new album: “A Guide to the Birdsong of Mexico, Central America & the Caribbean”
17th April 2020: East London’s post punk purveyors share first track from upcoming EP
12th April 2020: LA’s finest, The Buttertones release new album: Jazzhound
31st March 2020: Michael Clark is to release haunting new single: “Winter Song”
- SONG OF THE DAY Getatchew Mekurya – Akale Wube March 18, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Jo Hamann – Wild Woman March 17, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY The Space Walkers – Swamp Gas March 16, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Project Gemini – After The Dawn March 14, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Ofege – Nobody Fails March 13, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Jackie Mittoo & The Soul Brothers – Voodoo Moon March 12, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY The Ebb Tides – My Baby’s Gone March 11, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY The Inferno – The Inferno March 10, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY The Creations – Get On My Train March 9, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Protomartyr – Make Way March 8, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Winston Wright with Tommy McCook & The Supersonics – Psychedelic Reggae March 7, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY The Exciters – Exciters Theme March 6, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Fair Nick Stars – Arrete Mal Parle March 5, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Marie Knight & Sister Rosetta Tharpe – Calvary March 4, 2023
- SONG OF THE DAY Guadalupe Plata – En Mi Tumba March 3, 2023
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Category Archives: rap soul
SONG OF THE DAY Andy Cooper – Here Comes Another One ft. Blabbermouf
Today’s funky offering features on US rapper and producer, Andy Cooper’s 2018 record, The Layered Effect. Described as offering “a punchy reminder of the creative fun to be had in digging for breaks, stringing up loops and layering sounds,” the record … Continue reading
SONG OF THE DAY Lost Arts – Marlowe (L’Orange & Solemn Brigham)
“An artist afraid to overreach himself is as useless as a general who is afraid to be wrong” (Raymond Chandler) Producer L’Orange & rapper Solemn Brigham have just joined forces under the name Marlowe and, true to the words of … Continue reading
SONG OF THE DAY Grand Analog – Mutations (feat. Posdnuos of De La Soul)
Fronted by Odario Williams, Canadian hip hoppers Grand Analog are a band that seamlessly fuse R&B, jazz, reggae and rock into their very own style of hip hop that Williams has fittingly described as “rap’n’roll!” Joined by Warren Bray, Alister Johnson, … Continue reading
SONG OF THE DAY Mal Devisa – In My Neighborhood
What a voice! What a diverse and soulful voice, and what a pleasure it is to hear its power utilised in so many different ways. Mal Devisa, aka Northampton, M.A’s Dejar Carr, is a multi-instrumentalist and poet whose vocals have … Continue reading
SONG OF THE DAY Adrian Younge – Hands Of God
Adrian Younge is back bringing with him a new forthcoming project titled ‘Something About April II.’ This LP will serve as a sequel to his 2011 album ‘Something About April,’ and sees the LA-based composer and music arranger return with … Continue reading
SONG OF THE DAY Son Little – Doctor’s In
Son Little (aka Aaron Livingstone) was born in Los Angeles to parents, a preacher and a teacher, who encouraged him to listen and play music from a young age. The multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter later moved to New York where sporadic school attendance … Continue reading
SONG OF THE DAY Clarence Reid – I Get My Kicks
It’s Friday night and it’s time to get funky! American songwriter Clarence Reid has been performing since the late 60’s. His music, which often consisted of sexually explicit versions of hit songs, included original raps also themed around sex and … Continue reading
SONG OF THE DAY Bones & Beeker – Lupine
Steady and sleek are the new sounds emerging from the Minneapolis duo, Bones & Beeker. Combining hip-hop production with classic, harmony-focused singer-songwriter musicianship gives this pair a distinct edge as they create a fine blend of jazzy pop and beats … Continue reading
Henry Canyons – ‘Post-Modern Man’ feat. Open Mike Eagle & Zoe Rose
Henry Canyons is an LA-based rapper whose music bends and skews the typical boundaries of hip-hop. The self-described Brooklinite-French-Jew took to music at a very young age and was already trained as a jazz saxophonist before he even reached his … Continue reading
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