SUN RA - EGYPT 1971 Heliopolis and Cairo, Dec. 1971 -Definitive document of Sun Ra’s visit to Egypt in 1971-Includes 2 LPs of previously unreleased material-First vinyl reissue of three original LPs in original artwork-Includes 20 page 12”-sized booklet with new sleeve notes byHartmut Geerken and Paul Griffiths + rare photos-All tracks remastered from...
Celebrating 50 years of one of the most definitive fusion records ever made, Now-Again present the most fitting remaster Axelrod's critically acclaimed debut album "Song Of Innocence" has ever had. Audiophile reissue!!! Contains 28 page booklet containing never before seen photos and an interview with Axelrod.
Konfusion is Skalpel's second album on Ninja Tune, following along the heels of their 2004 full length debut, self titled Skalpel. The instrumental loungy sound of the LP borders funky trip-hop, but is undeniably jazz infused with samples of Hammond, saxophones, and laid back drum strolls.
Los Angeles-bred producer Georgia Anne Muldrow is known for her West Coast funk, jazz-influenced, and psychedelic beats. Her latest project, the instrumental VWETO II, continues this trajectory. Artwork – Tokio AoyamaGraphic Design – Linda FungExecutive-Producer – Dudley Perkins, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Michael TolleMastered By – Romeo Jimenez
Catapulte Records' in-house organ player/producer Graham Mushnik is back with his 3rd LP - Peeping Through the Porthole, featuring his fantastically groovy Group Martini for the first time on record - also featuring the vocal talents of Derya Yildirim and Benny Gordini.
Stretch and Bobbito’s debut album No Requests explores the legendary club DJs’ vast musical knowledge with covers of songs directly from their record crates! Featuring the M19s Band, a live band of elite hand-picked musicians, the gatekeepers of ‘90s Hip Hop step outside their foundational genre base to produce Latin, Afro-beat, Samba, Jazz, Reggae &...
AllttA (which stands for A little lower than the Angels) is a rap duo consisting of French producer 20syl and American West Coast rapper Mr. J. Medeiros formed in 2015. The duo released their first EPs, Touch Down, Pt. 1 and The Woods in 2016, followed by their debut full-length album The Upper Hand in 2017.
The Roots percussionist Stro Elliot, follows up his 2016 self-titled SCM debut with a new ep featuring a variety of Moods, from the downtempo flip of Bilal on “Hey Slim”, to the bang-your-fucking-head-off slaps of “FTL”. Tributes are paid to lost greats and classics of old are made new again. Kanye fucks with Stro. You should too.
Boora explores Soviet jazz archives of the 60s and 70s, scientific documentaries, folk music and sounds of nature to bring you the raw and unique sound experience straight out of Moscow, Russia. "The Art of 10 Seconds" consists of beats composed on the legendary EMU SP 1200.
Magma's newest album Zëss is a 38-minute musical work by Christian Vander. Composed in 1970, Zëss had long been plagued by its incompleteness, its recording was deferred for years. Four decades after its first draft, the work has finally been recorded in an orchestral version that gives it both its true dreamlike dimension and its transcending power.
The third album, In No Sense? Nonsense!, by the English avant-garde synth-pop band Art Of Noise is an experimental record. The instrumental power is besides the traditional band sounds (electric guitars, drums, and synthesizers) made up by orchestral and choral music. Art Of Noise created a piece where everything fits together in the sound as a whole.
Manu Katché went to the Conservatoire but his musical origins are to be found in rock music. Even though the drummer extraordinaire has listened to a lot of jazz music, he hasn't played that much of it. The case gets even harder to crack when you listen to Katché's tenth album, The ScOpe, where he digs deep into the roots of groove music all the while...
"Ironside" is Ruby Rushton’s 4th studio album and most complete work to date. It was recorded over a 2 day session at the legendary Abbey Road Studios. Ironside sees the band continuing to push boundaries, and lead the way, with this new genre defying recording.
"The Word Was Made Phresh" is the name of Phresoul’s new album, out on March 22nd on Hyperjazz Records. Seven instrumental tracks, tight and essential, which bring into sharp focus the talent and versatility of one of recent years’ most interesting groups in the jazz, hip-hop, and alternative-rock scenes.
Baba Sissoko is from Mali and he is the last undisputed griot alive. His voice evokes the lost vibe of the deepest and wildest side of West Africa; a magic land that he has largely crossed since his childhood singing and playing with his legendary grandfather, Djeli Baba Sissoko.
Third is the 3rd studio album by the UK electronic band Portishead. It was first released in 2008 in the UK by Island Records and a day later in the US by Mercury Records. The band's 1st studio album in 11 years, it moved away from the trip hop style they had popularised, incorporating influences such as krautrock, surf rock, doo wop, and the film...