Thursday, April 16 2015
This re-release provides evidence that Bettye LaVette should have been famous decades earlier.
Tuesday, April 14 2015
Brooklyn funk and soul outfit Pimps of Joytime create their own "science fiction juke joint" with their riotously fun new LP, Jukestone Paradise. Stream it here exclusively a week before its release.
Sidewalk Chalk rise further to the top of the hip-hop scene with their third release, Shoulder Season.
Friday, March 27 2015
The Chicago prog jam outfit Umphrey's McGee were given 12 hours in the legendary Abbey Road studios. The funky and groovy "Bad Friday" is one of the results of that fruitful time in the studio.
Tuesday, March 17 2015
Any chance to get a taste of one of New Orleans’ best sonic flavors is one to be savored, and Galactic did not disappoint San Diego.
Monday, October 27 2014
Take an advanced look at the recording process behind the funky forthcoming album by the Australian soul outfit Emma Donovan & The PutBacks.
The majority of Glow is a blow-by-blow account of the drugs he took and the women he bedded. James either had a great memory, or he took remarkable notes.
Jazz's troubled bassist gets another posthumous collection. No new insights gained here, just a reminder of his ambitions.
Tuesday, October 21 2014
You'd be hard-pressed to find a more creative way to celebrate the legacy of Maya Angelou than to put some slap bass behind her evocative spoken word poetry.
Thursday, October 16 2014
For those keen on funky, NOLA grooves, Flow Tribe's "Back and Forth" will do the trick just right.