Yussef Kamaal – Black Focus

A sound never heard before, is just one of its qualities. Debut release by Yussef Kamaal duo is all about drums and keys. There’s always this contrast between rhythm, and melody, leaving an empty space for the listener. Yes, the solos are

Yussef Kamaal – Black Focus

A sound never heard before, is just one of its qualities. Debut release by Yussef Kamaal duo is all about drums and keys. There’s always this contrast between rhythm, and melody, leaving an empty space for the listener. Yes, the solos are

Harold Budd – Luxa

  There’s a universal truth in this music. A masterpiece. “Titles are very important to me. From them come the music ideas. A good piece can be ruined by an awful title. I think of Luxa more as a decorative thing. An

Harold Budd – Luxa

  There’s a universal truth in this music. A masterpiece. “Titles are very important to me. From them come the music ideas. A good piece can be ruined by an awful title. I think of Luxa more as a decorative thing. An

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Bora Rokovic – Ultra Native

Another gem of Yugoslavian avant-garde jazz scene. Eccentric, periodically insane, yet never loosing the groove too much. Themes are serious and emotionally intelligent. Bora plays incredible when on Rhodes piano. His soft touch is exactly what the instrument needs to unleash an absolute magic. Very

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Bora Rokovic – Ultra Native

Another gem of Yugoslavian avant-garde jazz scene. Eccentric, periodically insane, yet never loosing the groove too much. Themes are serious and emotionally intelligent. Bora plays incredible when on Rhodes piano. His soft touch is exactly what the instrument needs to unleash an absolute magic. Very

Takuya Kuroda – Rising Son

“Japan-born/N.Y.C.-based trumpeter Takuya Kuroda’s Blue Note Records debut, 2014’s Rising Son, is a funky, soul and hip-hop-infused affair featuring production from acclaimed jazz vocalist José James.  Kuroda delves deep into a ’70s fusion, funk, and Afro-beat-influenced sound that is at once

Takuya Kuroda – Rising Son

“Japan-born/N.Y.C.-based trumpeter Takuya Kuroda’s Blue Note Records debut, 2014’s Rising Son, is a funky, soul and hip-hop-infused affair featuring production from acclaimed jazz vocalist José James.  Kuroda delves deep into a ’70s fusion, funk, and Afro-beat-influenced sound that is at once

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Meeting By Chance – Inside Out [Interview]

Gentle, touchy, dreamy, sensitive, sounds like love. Rhythmically it’s very cool and easy, especially by it’s tempo, characterized by acoustical drum kit with an accent at jazz ride. Highly detailed production and skilled sound design by the artist perfectly swims in

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Meeting By Chance – Inside Out [Interview]

Gentle, touchy, dreamy, sensitive, sounds like love. Rhythmically it’s very cool and easy, especially by it’s tempo, characterized by acoustical drum kit with an accent at jazz ride. Highly detailed production and skilled sound design by the artist perfectly swims in

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Darryl Reeves – Mercury

Spaced out, soulful, broken but groovy, with strong influences of Herbie Hancock and Sun Ra music. Still, pretty innovative in many ways! Very modern sound production that is amazingly tight in its colorful stereo image is definitely the first thing to

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Darryl Reeves – Mercury

Spaced out, soulful, broken but groovy, with strong influences of Herbie Hancock and Sun Ra music. Still, pretty innovative in many ways! Very modern sound production that is amazingly tight in its colorful stereo image is definitely the first thing to

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Bugge Wesseltoft – New Conception Of Jazz: Film Ing

Experimental, as artists nature has always been, Film Ing represents Bugge’s highest peak of electro-jazz fusion which he pioneered years before. Invisible line of synthesis between digital and acoustic is his specialty. Emotionally rich, intelligent, sometimes schizophrenic, with a touch of

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Bugge Wesseltoft – New Conception Of Jazz: Film Ing

Experimental, as artists nature has always been, Film Ing represents Bugge’s highest peak of electro-jazz fusion which he pioneered years before. Invisible line of synthesis between digital and acoustic is his specialty. Emotionally rich, intelligent, sometimes schizophrenic, with a touch of