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Soul-Jazz (Music subgenre)
Soul-Jazz is a subgenre of jazz, that was popular in the 1960ies, that incorporates eements of blues, soul and gospel. It is an advancement of hard bop. Prominent representatives were Adderley, Donald Byrd or Horace Silver.
Soul-Jazz in Reviews
Music Review | posted 30.05.2016
Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids
We Be All Africans
Not only with their new album chant Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids »We Be All Africans«. They are legends, who have been around for 40 years.
Music Review | posted 11.06.2014
Maulawi
Orotunds
If Maulawi’s »Orotunds« was a Whisky, we’d taste a soft and full-bodied drink on our tongue, having our taste buds explode in a thousand different colors.
Music Review | posted 27.09.2013
Michael White
Spirit Dance
»Spirit Dance«, the masterly debut of the American jazz violinist Michael White, is being re-released on Universal Sound/Soul Jazz.
Music Review | posted 15.04.2013
The Heliocentrics
13 Degrees Of Reality
When you’ve already recorded tracks together with jazz-legend Mulatu Astatke, you can’t really make bad music, anymore. Heliocentrics are no exception.
Music Review | posted 08.11.2012
Ray Stephen Oche And His Matumbo
(Interpretation Of The Original Rhythms)
Laurent Garnier or Robert Luis have known it all the way: It’s worth re-discovering the nigerian trumpet player Ray Stephen Oche.
Music Review | posted 02.05.2012
Robert Glasper Experiment
Black Radio
In Erykah Badu, Bilal, Lupe Fiasco or yasiin bey, Robert Glasper found excellent artists to elaborate his Jazz-ideas.
Recent Articles
Music News | posted 19.03.2018
Wooden Shijps
New album: »V«
Wooden Shijps have announced a new album for the 25.5.2018. It’s her first album in five years, her fifth, and it’s called »V«. It promises a promising summer.
Music Review | posted 04.10.2019
Nef
Mais Alors !!?... C'Est a L'Envers
»Mais Alors !!?…. C’Est a L’Envers«, the first and only album of the French band Nef, has now been re-issued.
Music Comment | posted 20.11.2019
RSD Black Friday 2019
12 Vinyl records to look out for
We’ve browsed through this year’s list of exclusive Record Store Day Black Friday 2019 releases and put together a selection of twelve Vinyl records that we’ve identified as possible highlights.
Music Review | posted 09.01.2020
Bufiman
Albumsi
Jan Schulte, also known as Wolf Müller, here as Bufiman, has released a whole »Albumsi« with the Dutch trendsetters of Dekmantel. Pure summer!
Music News | posted 16.02.2018
Respuesta Alternativa
Rediscovered: »Grata Compañia«
The Australian based reissue label Left Ear Records, which specializes in rediscoveries, will continue to pursue its business idea in 2018. For »Grata Compañia« they selected five pieces of the Spanish project Respuesta Alternativa.