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Future Jazz / Soul

Cuica City to City

Brazilian music is by nature propulsive and alive; those who try to synthetically replicate the fervent rhythms often miss the point.… Read more »

Various Artists Creepy Remixes

Creepy, a gothic-minded indie hip-hop-soul tune by a group called Emaculate D'ception, gets three diverse San Francisco re-rubs. Drum & bass stars Westside Chemical and UFO!… Read more »

Various Artists Victor Davies: Remixes

The voice of London's East End singer/songwriter Victor Davies is one of elemental comforts, both earthy and airy.… Read more »

Various Artists Alex Attias Presents The Chromantic Universe

Alex "Mustang" Attias should need no introduction to followers of West London and Munich's syncopated dancefloor licks and jazz-based downtempo groovology.… Read more »

Referenced For Your Safety

My introduction to "Pork and the Future Sound of Hull" was at a house party in LA. Somewhere between those quaint coastal towns, the label happened upon Bloomington'ndiana and the music of Referencered.… Read more »

Vikter Duplaix International Affairs

Vikter Duplaix is one of those guys who has no problem attracting the ladies.… Read more »

Various Artists Mosh Moshi-Nu Sounds From Japan

Japanese releases are often extortionately expensive and extremely rare in the West. Nik Weston, an infamous collector and promoter of Asian electronic music, has come to the aid of the listening public with this collection.… Read more »

DJ Eli Feat. Kadiatou Warriors

This NYC Afrobeat/house hybrid from famed radio DJ Bobbito Garcia's new imprint should have Gilles Peterson drooling for months and Joe Claussell hammering it at every gig.… Read more »

Dug Infinite & No I.D. A Sampler

Responsible for some of Common's finest recordings, these two Chi-town cats combine effervescent jazz loops with rugged MPC3000 beats. These at-times dusty, at-times sci-fi-soul gems play like card table dominoes: challenging, syncopated and fun.… Read more »

Black Mighty Orchestra Ocean Beach

BMO's Cesare Cera and Ricky Rinaldi lift angelic strings from Henry Mancini's "Lujon," which add a touch of beatific cocktail jazz to their sturdy 100-bpm beats on "Ocean Beach." Allesandro Meroli's live flute plus 'nuff percussion recall NY DJ Sasha… Read more »

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