Posts Tagged: Contemporary

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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

/ Jazz

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

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

The Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio

I’m not gonna write much, Shafiq Husayn already made a great announcement with the first song of this Grammy Award winning album, released in 2012 by Blue Note Records. Enjoy! Robert Glasper (born April 5, 1978 in Houston, Texas) is an American

The Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio

I’m not gonna write much, Shafiq Husayn already made a great announcement with the first song of this Grammy Award winning album, released in 2012 by Blue Note Records. Enjoy! Robert Glasper (born April 5, 1978 in Houston, Texas) is an American

Jose James – No Beginning No End

An amazing new release in 2013. by Jose James. It’s innovative as always, it’s jazzy as always and it’s distinctive as Jose always is. Enjoy this fine refreshing release by the brightest star of todays jazz vocals! José James (born January

Jose James – No Beginning No End

An amazing new release in 2013. by Jose James. It’s innovative as always, it’s jazzy as always and it’s distinctive as Jose always is. Enjoy this fine refreshing release by the brightest star of todays jazz vocals! José James (born January