New track from Häzel entitled “Turn The Lights Off“and released as an anticipation of the new album that will be released later this year, available as free download at thebeatdown.bandcamp.com and on a limited flexi disc at www.the-beatdown.com enjoy!
The Foreign Exchange presents +FE Music: The Reworks, a 2 discs compilation with 3 brand new tracks and selections from The Foreign Exchange’s +FE Music catalog remixed by Nicolay, Zo!, 4hero, The Randy Watson Experience (?uestlove & James Poyser), Focus…, Tall Black Guy, Pirahnahead, and more. Available now on theforeignexchangemusic.com or iTunes or Amazon or your fav store, enjoy!
This is “S.Maharba: Remixed” released by BTS Records. They had the the idea of getting a variety of artists flipping and twisting original S.Maharba material, so they sent the source material of the original album to some artists and they get back some dope remixes from: Mike Slott, Mono/Poly, Shigeto, Sweatson Klank, The Clonious, Co.Fee, Dibiase, Pyramid Juke and Young Montana. “S.Maharba: Remixed” is available now on bandcamp: btsrecords.bandcamp.com enjoy!
Something good from TettoryBad which is the collaborative name of Jazzy Sport’s team TettoryBLK (Masaya Fantasista & Grooveman Spot) & London’s Simbad. This is Limited 12″ with cuts from TettoryBad’s album “Unite” (released in 2010) that features exclusive new remix by DJ Mitsu the Beats and Shafiq (Sa-Ra) featuring Eglo’s Fatima. It’s a collaboration release by Jazzy Sport and Sunshine Enterprise. inc. and it’s (finally) available now, go check your local store!
Listen to a preview of Shafiq’s Remix featuring Fatima:
This is “Aura” the new Stacy Epps‘ EP available now on Japanubia Musik. All tracks have been produced by her husband Everett James and the music is laden with live instrumentation, synths, heavy drums and tight bass lines. You can stream “Movement” down below and get the EP on bandcamp > stacyepps.bandcamp.com enjoy!
After their debut LP “La Belle Vie” released last year, the french duo Souleance (formed by Fulgeance & DJ Soulist) is back with more music. This is “La Beat Tape” their last work released on First Word Records. It’s a 20 track beat tape touching Turkish breaks, Hammond funk, tripped out western cinematics, brooding jazz, Shadow-esque breaks, Just Blaze-style horn-heavy hip hop, 80s synth-hop and much much more. Go get it because there is music for everybody! Available now on bandcamp > souleance.bandcamp.com enjoy!
New album from producer, composer and musician Mark de Clive-Lowe in collaboration with the Rotterdam Jazz Orchestra entitled “Take The Space Trane” released on Tru Thoughts Records.
MdCL and the Rotterdam Jazz Orchestra join forces for the first time, delivering big orchestral jazz grooves with a nod to club productions, for a modern, experimental take on the big band sound. The album brings together a selection of bespoke compositions and existing cuts from across MdCL’s highly prolific career, as well as a cover of the jazz standard, “Caravan” – all realised with traditional big band arrangements and instrumentation.
The title track “Take The Space Trane” (which you can stream down below) totally got me, amazing! The album is available now a week ahead of general release exclusively to Etch Shop, enjoy!
The french label Trueflav Records released this EP entitled “Neon Nights” by the Croatian R&B singer Tamara Saul, it’s a 4 tracks EP and all tracks have been produced by Mister Bibal, i do not like “Sugar Spicy” but overall is a good ep and a good introduction to Tamara Saul’s voice, available now on bandcamp > trueflavrecords.bandcamp.com enjoy!