Music | posted 20.05.2016
Vivien Goldman
Resolutionary (Songs 1979-1982)
The label Staubgold assembles songs by Vivien Goldman on »Resolutionary (Songs 1979-1982)«.
Music | posted 19.05.2016
Gregory Porter
Take Me To The Alley
He’s probably be the most famous jazz singer of our time. But is it really jazz? His late record »Take Me To The Alley« gives a clear answer.
Music | posted 16.05.2016
Super Mama Djombo
Super Mama Djombo
Super Mama Djombo served as one of the most important voices of Portugal’s Carnation Revolution in 1974. Revolution hardly ever sounds as danceable as this one.
Music | posted 13.05.2016
Jessy Lanza
Oh No
For Jessy Lanza it means all or nothing, but in the meantime everything meets nothing on »Oh No«. Her second album is a radical record.
Music | posted 12.05.2016
Ash Koosha
I AKA I
On Ash Koosha’s »I AKA I«, ambient meets glitch, musique concrete meets beat-tape and your head meets an adventure. Is this IDM 2.0?
Music | posted 11.05.2016
Anohni
Hopelessness
Antony Hegarty has put together his/their first album as Anohni with Hudson Mohawke and Oneohtrix Point Never.
Music | posted 10.05.2016
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band
55
On »55«, the Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band shows how good Steel Drum-Funk can function with Hip-Hop elements.
Music | posted 06.05.2016
LUH
Spiritual Songs for Lovers Sing
The end of WU LYF was the beginning of LUH for Ellery Roberts. Together with Ebony Hoorn he now presents »Spiritual Songs For Lovers Sing«.
Music | posted 05.05.2016
Various Artists
Household Shocks
The label Dark Entries revives the forgotten and unnoticed music of the 1980’s.
Music | posted 29.04.2016
Dwarfs Of East Agouza
Bes
Dwarfs Of East Agouza are Maurice Louca, Sam Shalabi and Alan Bishop. On »Bes«, they are working on the frayed edges of African music.
Music | posted 21.04.2016
Andy Stott
Too Many Voices
Stonemason or ballet dancer? Andy Stott is himself still unsure. One can hear that on the album. It however only harms its vigour.
Music | posted 21.04.2016
Various Artists
Wake Up You! The Rise And Fall Of Nigerian Rock, 1972-1977
The compilation »Wake Up You! The Rise And Fall Of Nigerian Rock, 1972-1977« confirms a stereotypical image – but has much more to offer.
Music | posted 19.04.2016
Various Artists
This is Kologo Power!
In Ghana the so called »Kologo« music is ever-present. Arnold de Boer from The Ex now brings this great music into our living room.
Music | posted 18.04.2016
J Dilla
The Diary
J Dilla’s »The Diary«, originally planned for 2002, can’t quite be described as another classic. Still, it’s well recommendable.
Music | posted 14.04.2016
Özdemir Erdoğan
Jazz Session
Özedemir Erdoğan’s »Jazz Session« gives us a good idea of the great things waiting to be explored in the field of Turkish music.
Music | posted 13.04.2016
Florian Pellissier Quintet
Cap De Bonne Esperance
With »Cap De Bonne Esperance«, the jazzmen of the Florian Pellissier Quintet have captured the spirit of classic Hardbop.
Music | posted 13.04.2016
Various Artists
Christophe Lemaire presents: Cant' You Hear Me?
Allegedly lost music from Africa is often found and compiled these days. The music on »Cant’ You Hear Me?« is different.
Music | posted 11.04.2016
Cluster
Cluster 1971 - 1981
»Cluster 1971 – 1981« is presented in a 9-LP-Box and includes their seven most important releases in addition to two of Cluster’s live records.
Music | posted 31.03.2016
Charles Bradley
Changes
Untamed, even ecstatic: Charles Bradley, the »Screaming Eagle Of Soul«, is celebrating an impressive return with »Changes«.
Music | posted 30.03.2016
Laura Gibson
Empire Builder
It wouldn’t have taken a gas explosion for Laura Gibson to record a new album, although it probably took one for »Empire Builder« to shine.