Interviews
Dub Leftfield & Experimental

Weekly Podcast: JAY GLASS DUBS (Athens) – Discussion hosted by LEXIS

Very happy to welcome producer Jay Glass Dubs from Athens, Greece to the weekly podcast. We’re huge fans of his records (wax, digital, cassettes, etc) Over the past 10+ years, he’s been crafting his unique sound, a mixture of dub meets industrial, experimental, post-punk. In the past few years he’s …

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Jazz

Exclusive Premiere: Ethnic Heritage Ensemble “Pharoah”

“The Ethnic Heritage Ensemble’s music…seeks to spark a time in which heightened sensibility and higher consciousness will universally be known.” Howard Mandel, jazz critic and author Recently celebrating an extraordinary 45 years in music, the Ethnic Heritage Ensemble, led by legendary Chicago drummer and percussionist Sir Kahil El’Zabar, are pleased …

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Soul

Video Premiere: Schemes “Tomorrow”

Take a all-star team of arrangers, composers and writers from Montreal, don’t give them any instructions and let them navigate through free jazz, hip hop soul and broken beats: this is what you will get. The musicians from Schemes were once session musicians for successful pop artists. Their scheme was …

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Afro

Exclusive Premiere: Àbáse “Sambo” (feat. Stevo Atambire)

Cosmic Compositions is proud to present “SAMBO”, the new single by Hungarian producer and keyboardist, Àbáse. Following the release of the single ‘Align’ feat. Wayne Snow, Àbáse returns with a new single ‘SAMBO’, exploring again the topics of unity and togetherness. The instrumental part of “Sambo” was recorded by Àbáse …

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House / Techno

Exclusive Premiere: Son of Sound “The Music” (Sistrum Recordings)

Son of Sound joins up with Patrice Scott’s Sistrum imprint to release three soulful cuts entitled ‘Evolve’. New York native Henry Maldonado aka Son of Sound has a discography of releases dating back to 1991 from being a part of the House 2 House trio who released a number of …

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Interviews

Weekly Podcast: LEFTO (Brussels) – Discussion hosted by LEXIS

For show #7 i’m very happy to welcome a good friend of mine but also one a big inspiration as far as the craft of DJing and the overall role of music curation is concerned. Lefto is known around the world for one of the most skilled, consistent, fearless DJ’s …

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Modern Funk

Exclusive Premiere: I, Ced feat. Moniquea “Percu” (XL Middleton Remix)

I, Ced has been something of a “best kept secret” among creators and aficionados of modern soul music. His wide array of skills ranges from production to vocals, keys, and studio mixing. His talents have found him in the company of many heralded contemporaries, including Jean Grae & Quelle Chris, …

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Jazz

Exclusive Premiere: EABS “Przywitanie Słońca” (Astigmatic Records)

After the very well received debut album Repetitions (Letters to Krzysztof Komeda), focusing on the lesser-known works of the legendary Polish composer EABS will release their full length album ‘Slavic Spirits’ on Astigmatic Records. This time EABS did not directly address the legacy of the Polish school of broadly understood …

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Interviews
Beats

Interview: ELAQUENT (Toronto) – Discussion hosted by LEXIS

Welcome to 6th edition of the Music Is My Sanctuary weekly interviews. As a reflection of the Music Is My Sanctuary philosophy, the artists I invite cover a wide range of styles. Just in the first 5 episodes so far we’ve covered Spiritual Jazz, House music, Yacht Rock, New Age, …

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