Category Archives: Jazz

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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

Darryl Reeves – Mercury

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

Darryl Reeves – Mercury

Spaced out, soulful, broken but groovy, with a strong influences of Herbie Hancock and Sun Ra musics. Still, pretty innovative in many ways! Very modern sound production that is amazingly tight in it’s 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

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Don Cherry – Brown Rice

Incredible fusion and a true avant garde masterpiece by Don Cherry. Brown Rice is spiritual, psychedelic and very free jazz oriented release, with a strong influence of Indian, African and Arabic musics and instruments. It could be defined as a

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Don Cherry – Brown Rice

Incredible fusion and a true avant garde masterpiece by Don Cherry. Brown Rice is spiritual, psychedelic and very free jazz oriented release, with a strong influence of Indian, African and Arabic musics and instruments. It could be defined as a

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Eric Dolphy – Out To Lunch

Amazing  ensemble – Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Hutcherson, Richard Davis, Tony Williams – takes full advantage of the freedom that Dolphy offers. The result is a masterpiece of avant-garde free jazz never heard before and maybe even after. The best description of

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Eric Dolphy – Out To Lunch

Amazing  ensemble – Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Hutcherson, Richard Davis, Tony Williams – takes full advantage of the freedom that Dolphy offers. The result is a masterpiece of avant-garde free jazz never heard before and maybe even after. The best description of