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BOOM MUSIC – Show #36 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

No guests for our 36th edition of Boom Music, but we took the opportunity to catch up with some current favourites from the likes of Kaidi Tatham, Blackbush Orchestra, Caravela and Sibusile Xaba, not forgetting the lost Hermeto Pascoal, forthcoming on Far Out. In the 2nd hour, Miguel takes us …

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BOOM MUSIC – Show #35 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

This month we have a very special guest mix from buk’z, who from behind the counter at Honest Jon’s has pointed us towards so many amazing records that have ended up on our shows. Either side of his fantastic selection, Miguel kicks off, drawing the dots from his recent Venezuelan …

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BOOM MUSIC – Show #34 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

The 34th episode of Boom Music your regular hosts Miguel and Oliver go through some of their recent finds and new releases as well as some personal Venezuelan favourites from the collection. Gems from the likes of Wildflower, Smith & The Honey Badgers, Emanative remixed by Black Classical, and Zara …

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BOOM MUSIC – Show #33 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

This month on Boom Music, we welcomed back Lexus Blondin, one of the key movers behind London’s Total Refreshment Centre and Church of Sound. We discussed the first release on the newly minted TRC label, from the wonderful Vels Trio, and what’s more, Church of Sound’s upcoming first birthday celebration. …

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BOOM MUSIC – Show #32 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

Back on home turf for the thirty second edition of the Boom Music show, featuring future classics and forgotten gems, be it jazz, house, hip hop, funk or something else, from London to Detroit, Caracas to Johannesburg. Fresh sounds coming in from South African pianist Nduduzo Makhathini, who we just …

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BOOM MUSIC – Show #31 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

We were on the road again for episode 31 of Boom Music. This time coming at you from Orlando, Florida and more specifically from inside one of our favourite record shops around: Uncle Tony’s Donut Shoppe. Established in 2014, the shop specializes in stocking holy grails from across the spectrum, …

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Future Classics
Latin

Monsalve Y Los Forajidos “Abeja b​/​w Black & Decker” (Olindo Records)

via Olindo: Our first release comes from the Paris-based septet Monsalve Y Los Forajidos, led by Venezuelan bassist Raul Monsalve, the band is an amalgamation of sounds and influences that revolve around traditional afro-latin styles of music with a heavy dose of psychedelia, latin jazz, and funk. Both tracks originally …

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Playlists

Jazz Selects by Colectivo Futuro

The latest releases in contemporary Jazz hand-picked by Colectivo Futuro! Streaming on your desired platform, this playlist is updated regularly so check back often. Also, be sure to catch Miguel and Oliver for their bi-weekly radio show Boom Music.

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BOOM MUSIC – Show #30 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

Back in London for our regular Boom Music broadcast and joined by homie, DJ and producer Hector Plimmer. Fresh from releasing his debut album “Sunshine” via Albert’s Favourites, which thanks to popular demand is now being pressed on vinyl, Hector shared some current heat and a few exclusives, while also …

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BOOM MUSIC – Show #29 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

Coming at you from a more tropical location, Vol. 29 of Boom Music was recorded in the record room of one of Miami’s most hard working and knowledgeable crate diggers: Lumin. Together with regular host Miguel Colmenares; Harold Fandino, co-founder of Colectivo Futuro, and Jesus Rodriguez, the newest member of …

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Interviews
Jazz

Vibration Black Finger: Jazz-Not-Jazz Mutations Rescued From The Vault

Lascelle Gordon aka Lascelles Lascelle, has been a mainstay in the UK music scene for a quite some time now. From DJing at the legendary Wag Club and playing percussion and guitar in the Brand New Heavies, to drumming for indie rockers Campag Velocet and improvising with fellow percussionist Patrick Dawes, …

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BOOM MUSIC – Show #28 (Hosted by Colectivo Futuro)

Our second show of the year is another jazz heavy excursion into music for and from the soul. This time, we were blessed to host Tamar Osborn, saxophone extraordinaire and band leader of Collocutor. With their 2nd album for On The Corner Records imminent, we talked about how she got …

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