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Future Jazz / Soul

Various Artists Compost Dreihundert: Freshly Composted Vol. 3

For its 300th release, and the third installment of its Freshly Composted sampler-style collection series, Compost Records proves once again that electronic neo- and dance-jazz not only deserves to remain on our musical radar, but might just be a bea… Read more »

Azymuth Butterfly

While heralded for bringing a unique edge to the jazz-electronica fusion scene in Brazil, Azymuth unsurprisingly sounds like shades of Weather Report and Earth, Wind, and Fire.… Read more »


Shawn Lee & Clutchy Hopkins Clutch of the Tiger

Taking a break from his regular Ping Pong Orchestra moniker, Shawn Lee collaborates with the mysterious, and possibly fictitious Mojave Desert-dweller Clutchy Hopkins on Clutch of the Tiger.… Read more »

Nuspirit Helsinki Our Favorite Things

Though it's been a while since we've heard from this collaboration between Finnish DJs and producers, it’s exciting to see them return, even if not with their own music.… Read more »

Nightmares on Wax Thought so...

What exactly Nightmares on Wax–or George Evelyn, the project‘s main force–“thought” never gets brought up on this, the project‘s sixth album.… Read more »

Thievery Corporation Radio Retaliation

On the duo’s fifth album, Thievery Corporation would have you believe they’re not just dub-influenced lounge lizards, but revolutionary propagandists.… Read more »


Lizzy Parks Raise the Roof

Songstress Lizzy Parks has already cut her teeth with the likes of Chris Bowden, the Heritage Orchestra, and numerous live gigs.… Read more »

Rae Davis Positive Thinking!

Rookie Texan instrumentalist Rae Davis is off to a solid start with his debut, Positive Thinking!… Read more »

Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno Death of a Revolution

Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno is yet another nom de plume of Will Holland–a Colombia-based DJ and musician of many guises (and instruments) who’s been a rhythmic globetrotter in the world music realm for years.… Read more »


elodieO Stubborn

Over the past decade, it seems that the nouveau-chanteuse style of female singers has become the opposite of the progressive pop our Francophonic friends once reveled in.… Read more »

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