More information coming through about the eagerly anticipated second album from Silhouette Brown.
According to online retailer a vinyl album sampler will be available through Especial in February.
Listen to samples here
Space Invadas is STEVE SPACEK and Australian producer KATALYST (who first came to my attention through his work with Stephanie McKay).Their debut album "Soul-Fi" is due in March. Video for the track "Original"
Download the promo mixtape "Follow The Signs" here
1. Dawn Ft Wendysue – Anthony Valadez 2. The Walls – Olivierdaysoul 3. Version – Astronotes 4. Howard Girls Ft Brandon Himes & AB – Eric Roberson 5. Down And Out – Iman Williams 6. Love Lost – Chief & Co$$ 7. What Is Love – JMB 8. Keep Growing – Michael Johnson 9. Atls – Waxolutionists 10. City Of Nowhere – Brittany Bosco 11. Hello – Chief & Abstact Rude 12. Uggs To Huggs - Kel Spencer 13. If You Girlfriend Only Knew Sy Smith 14. Once Again – Muhsinah 15. Rhythm Of The Drum – M64 (Ragen Fykes & Ohmega Watts) 16. Jeedo Suave – Wajeed 17. Love In The Music – Nikko Grey 18. Oh Yes – Preach Jacobs & Denz
New album entitled "Revolutions Per Minute" forthcoming from Reflection Eternal . Video for the track "Back Again" plus a DL for the track "Just Begun. "Revolutions Per Minute" should be due 10 years after the classic "Train of Thought" debut from Hi Tek and Talib Kwali.
Gagle are a Japanese hip hop/beats crew consisting of MC Hunger and producers DJ Mitsu The Beats and DJ Mu-R
"Doo Ya Thing" a jazzy hiphop track with warm horns and a bouncy funky beat with a touch of disco samples.Instrumental included. The A-side also features the jazzy instrumental track "Intro" by DJ Mitsu in keeping with the quality production of his "Word To The Wise" album
Re-issue of this hard to find E.P of future jazz from 2000.
1 Calm - Midnight Sun
2 Baku Tsunoda - I Want You
3 Kama Aina - Mika Kaurismaki
4 Mark De Clive-Lowe - Nites Like These
5 Chari Chari - Stream
6 Bayaka - Grass High
Futuristica Music presents the new single from Mr Beatnick. He has recently remixed Azymuth, Hint and released the critically acclaimed 'I Know All The Bitches' on the excellent Altered Vibes label. This is a limited 7" release that will be the eighth and final release in the Futuristica 7" series.
Legendary Drum & Bass producer Moot teams up with house producer Kez Ym to come up with a version of the Headhunters classic Chameleon. Selecting their favourite elements of this jazz funk gem and assisted by the rhodes of Takumi Kaneko (Cro Magnon) they produce a respectable version that has already found favour of the DJ boxes of Gilles Peterson,Jazzanova,Kyoto Jazz Massive and Simbad. On the flipside GUYNAMUKAT (the production du of Guynamite & Nik Weston)deliver a slightly more boogie fied styles in instrumental and vocal versions (the latter ably assisted by Shea Soul).
News from the Silhouette Brown myspace that a new album is due early 2010.
Whilst the first album featured the vocals of Deborah Jordan it appears this album will largely have Bembe Segue on vocals as well as Phillys Lady Alma. Production will be, of course, 4 Hero's Dego and Kaidi Tatham.
Got my eye out for this an I'll feature any updates here. Just a little reminder from the first album
20 years ago (that makes me feel old) Plugs 1, 2 and 3 announced themselves to the world with 3 Feet High and Rising. To celebrate Mick Boogie and Terry Urban worked with your favorite artists and producers to create an astounding 20 remakes of classic De La tunes
Coming soon on BBE records a compilation of DJ Spinnas favourite boogie tunes from the post disco era. The guys from the excellent MOOVMNT blog out of Amsterdam have put together a promo mix to whet your appetite.
Dope Man is the first single from Slum Village‘ The Villa Manifesto that drops December 8th, which leads up to the full-length Villa Manifesto LP next year. The album will feature tracks from the complete original SV line-up. Including the sadly departed JayDee and Baatin.