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Tom Browne - Funkin For Jamaica

The Story behind Tom Browne’s “Funkin For Jamaica (N.Y.)” (1980)

One of Queen’s finest, jazz trumpeter, Tom Browne, recorded what would become a Billboard #1 R&B chart topper back in 1980 – a funky, soulful laden track titled “Funkin’ for Jamaica (N.Y.)” This is a nice little feature giving us some insight into the studio when Browne and his band …

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Future Classic: Big Mean Sound Machine “Blank Slate 014”

via Blank Slate: Big Mean Sound Machine is a twelve-piece Afrobeat band native to Ithaca, New York. They tour 150 days a year and have a large and dedicated following up and down the East coast. Still, it is a crime that Big Mean Sound Machine is not well known …

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MIMS Guest Mix: FUNK BASTA*RD (Darker Than Wax, Singapore)

Lovely mix coming all the way from Singapore’s FUNK BAST*RD who is the co-founder of the great Darker Than Wax label & platform! “This mix is all about atmospheres and hues. It’s what I usually seek out with my blends, connecting various facets and sounds by picking elements that speak …

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