Sweetback is an English band composed of members from the band Sade, not including the frontwoman Sade Adu. They are a jazz/funk band with R&B overtones. Stuart Matthewman, Paul Denman and Andrew Hale had been recording with female vocalist Sade Adu since 1984. The group Sweetback formed in 1994 at the conclusion of Sade's Love Deluxe World Tour.
Ta-Ku's Songs To Break Up To is at once volatile and firm, despairing and optimistic, vague and shockingly clear. It's an album that is deeply personal, yet it is able to resonate almost universally with humanity - because while we live in a society of relationships, marriages, and love affairs, we also live in a society of breakups and mistakes. VIBES!
Sunny Side Up is a heavy new compilation from Brownswood shines a light on the independent underground in Melbourne, where a close-knit collection of artists have taken cues from soul, jazz and club culture to carve out a fresh Melbournian sound. The record surveys the musical contours of this bubbling scene, nodding to house, broken beat, samba, p-funk...
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
Saudade (Portuguese for "Longing") is the 7th studio album by Washington DC electronica duo Thievery Corporation released in 2014 via their Eighteenth Street Lounge Music label. Eric Hilton, the band's co-founder, called Saudade his favorite Thievery album, saying "it's one of the more unusual records by an electronic music artist.
The Richest Man in Babylon is the 3rd studio album by American electronic music duo Thievery Corporation. The album features contributions from Emiliana Torrini, LouLou, Pam Bricker, and Notch, and features both electronic and live instrumentation. The album combines influences such as dub, jazz, dance music, rap, reggae, and Indian music, and...
"Vertigo" is the second studio album by the British electronica duo Groove Armada, released in 1999 on the Jive Electro record label. It contains the well-known singles "At the River" (which was previously featured on the duo's debut album Northern Star) and "I See You Baby". A masterpiece of late 1990’s back in print on 19 April 2019!
Named after the theoretical breakdown of the basic elements of conscious experience, Alfa Mist's latest album 'Structuralism' is based around a conversation between Mist and his sister, discussing themes of debate culture and personal growth and is an intricate and profound glimpse into the East London artist's battles with self and the societal pressures...
"Tourist" is the third studio album by French producer Ludovic Navarre, released under his stage name St Germain. The album's musical style is described by AllMusic as "a synthesis of electronics with jazz soloing".As of 2018, "Tourist" has sold over four million copies worldwide."Tourist" formed the soundtrack of the 2001 French film "Chaos".
Blue Wonder Power Milk is the second studio album by the Belgian band Hooverphonic, released on 11 August 1998. It is the band's first album featuring lead singer Geike Arnaert. "This Strange Effect", "Lung", "Club Montepulciano" and "Eden" were released as singles from Blue Wonder Power Milk, with "Eden" peaking at number 12 on the Wallonia Ultratop 50...
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...
Big Calm is the second studio album by English electronic music group Morcheeba. It was released in March 1998 by Indochina Records and Sire Records. The album reached the top 20 of the UK Albums Chart, while the single "Part of the Process" charted in the top 40 of the UK Singles Chart in August of the same year.
Boulevard is an album by French DJ Ludovic Navarre, released under the stage name St. Germain. It was originally released in the UK on July 28, 1995, but was later released in the USA March 26, 2002. The album is more dance music-oriented and relaxing compared to his 2000 hit album Tourist.
Zen (漸 Zen) is the sixth solo studio album by Japanese hip hop producer DJ Krush. It was released in 2001. It peaked at number 66 on the Oricon Albums Chart. John Bush of AllMusic gave the album 4 stars out of 5, saying, "DJ Krush works his way into a vision of sublime, downbeat hip-hop that's a snug fit with the title."
Having released music under various aliases over the last decade - most famously as Renegades Of Jazz, as well as recent incarnation Dem Juju Poets and his Latin outfit Mankoora - celebrated producer and DJ, David Hanke, has gone back to his blissful electronic roots with his latest project, Keno.
Protection is the second studio album by English electronic music group Massive Attack, released on 26 September 1994 by Circa and Virgin Records. It was the last album to feature Tricky as a member of the group, before going solo with his album Maxinquaye in 1995.
Mezzanine is the third studio album by English electronic music group Massive Attack, released on 20 April 1998 by Circa and Virgin Records. It was produced by the group and Neil Davidge. Musically, Mezzanine sees the group expanding their trip hop sound to electronica stylings, with diverse influences from new wave, rock, hip hop, and dub music.