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Ocote Souls Drop New Album This June

Their personal backgrounds may stretch from Brooklyn, NY to Austin, TX, but their musical explorations take them wider, from Africa to Latin America, with a continuum of soul, jazz, and funk as their fuel. The duo Ocote Soul Sounds, a.k.a. Antibalas’s Martin Perna, and Adrian Quesada of Austin’s Brownout have crafted a second album titled The Alchemist Manifesto slated for release June 10 on ESL Music.

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  • 03/20/2008

Why

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  • 03/20/2008

ARTSY

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  • 03/19/2008

Pon Di Wire: Bloodfire Reforms, Mavado Threats, Talented McGregor, Riddim Guides

PDW expresses our continued condolences to the family and friends of Michael “Mikey Dread” Campbell, the artist who passed away last Saturday, March 15. For more, read XLR8R’s full tribute to the man who pioneered radio and music as the Dread At The Controls.

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Je Veux Te Voir

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  • 03/18/2008

Top 10: Plant Life, Anja Schneider

Power Douglas
Pentecostal Fangbread
FiveSixMedia
Release Date: April 15

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Modeselektor, Kode 9, Carl Craig on Initial Mutek Lineup

The organizers behind Montreal's annual Mutek Festival have announced the five-day event's ninth edition, set to take place May 28 - June 1, 2008, in various locations around the Canadian city.

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  • 03/18/2008

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