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
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
»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
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
In Erykah Badu, Bilal, Lupe Fiasco or yasiin bey, Robert Glasper found excellent artists to elaborate his Jazz-ideas.
Music − News | posted 10.05.2021
Exclusive Edition: »Monika / Zabawa«
»Monika / Zabawa«, by the must-discover Polish composer Henryk Debich, will be released on July 23 in a second limited edition available exclusively on HHV Records.
Music − News | posted 24.05.2021
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band
Exclusive Edition: »Expansions«
With »Expansions«, the third album of the Hamburg-based Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band is released this July, featuring very special groovy cover versions of Grace Jones, Ike Turner, Jay-Z and Minnie Riperton.
Music − Portrait | posted 10.06.2021
The influencer's influencer
Peter Adarkwah is the reason why some lives have been changed by J Dilla, why Roy Ayers experienced a second spring and why Japanese jazz albums are reviewed by Pitchfork. In other words: BBE Music turns 25 years this year.
Music − Column | posted 16.06.2021
The Smiths – The Queen Is Dead (1986)
Released in 1986, »The Queen Is Dead« is the culmination of the British band The Smiths’ career, which lasted only five years and four studio albums. It still sounds refreshingly idiosyncratic even after so long.
Music − Review | posted 14.06.2021
Like looking up at the starry night sky: Canadian musician Loscil has released a new album, »Clara,« on Kranky.