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Exclusive Premiere: The Breathing Effect “Waves” (Bastard Jazz)

Bastard Jazz presents the next instalment of their long running “Tempo Dreams” compilation series! The series calls upon established artists to shine a light on their favourite producers and compile an album of all unreleased music from the emerging & underrated young talents. With Volume 5, Bastard Jazz welcomes the …

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Modern Funk

Exclusive Premiere: Kool Customer “Blackberry (Somebody Told Me)”

The first leak of B. Bravo & Bay Area singer Rojai’s upcoming Kool Customer project on Bastard Jazz. With “Blackberry (Somebody Told Me)”, the pair brings in the sounds of Future Funk, ’80s Boogie, with a little bit of that strip club sleaze! “Blackberry (Somebody Told Me)” is a dancefloor …

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Hip-Hop Modern Funk Soul

Exclusive Premiere: Potatohead People “Do My Thing ft. Kapok & Illa J” (Bastard Jazz)

Comprised of Vancouver producers and multi-instrumentalists Nick Wisdom and AstroLogical, Canadian duo Potatohead People boast a number of noteworthy accolades thanks to a their signature sound drawing influences from ’90s Boom-Bap, future Soul, classic Jazz, Deep House, and Boogie/Funk. Beginning with a series of EPs including their landmark “Kosmichemusik” EP, …

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Modern Funk

Exclusive Premiere: Dr. MaD “Maybe It’s Time (feat. Illa J & Fawna)” (Voyage Funktastique)

The wait is finally over! Voyage Funktastique, the world famous curators of Modern Funk, have teamed up with Bastard Jazz to release their first official 45. “Voyage Funktastique have perfected their winning combination of dancefloor bangers and smoother cuts (as heard on their critically acclaimed Split-Series releases) making this 45 …

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Future Classics
Beats Hip-Hop

Miles Bonny “Let It Out EP” (Bastard Jazz)

via Bastard Jazz: What started out as a simple email exchange between a young, hungry beatmaker and a seasoned player in the worlds of jazz and midwestern indie hip-hop, has resulted in a vibrant record nearly a decade in the making. On one side of “Let It Out” sits Miles …

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Hip-Hop Soul

Exclusive Premiere: Miles Bonny “So Hard (prod. Ta-Ku)” (Bastard Jazz)

What started out as a simple email exchange between a young, hungry beatmaker and a seasoned player in the worlds of jazz and midwestern indie hip-hop, has resulted in a vibrant record nearly a decade in the making. On one side of “Let It Out” sits Miles Bonny, a long …

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Future Classics
Modern Funk

Nick Wisdom “Intimate Strangers” (Bastard Jazz)

via Bastard Jazz: After making waves a few years back via his Potatohead People project (with AstroLogical) and co-producing Illa J’s critically acclaimed self titled LP, Vancouver based playboy & producer Nick Wisdom steps out from behind the boards to deliver his first solo release for Bastard Jazz. The “Intimate …

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Exclusive Premiere: Osage feat. Dezeray Dawn “I Found You” (Bastard Jazz)

Osage (pronounced Oh-Sage) is the electronic music making alter ego of Philadelphia based DJ/Producer lil’dave. The man behind Osage is best known as a veteran DJ on the Philly nightclub scene and as a member of the highly respected DJ crew Illvibe Collective. He has also been a fixture on …

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Modern Funk

B. Bravo “Paradise LP” (Bastard Jazz Recordings)

Los Angeles-based Adam Mori aka B. Bravo adds a touch of love to every soulful groove he gets his hands on. A tasteful producer, sought after remixer, party rocking DJ and alumni of the Red Bull Music Academy, his signature sound, connecting cosmic G-Funk, R&B, and dance music has made …

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Modern Funk

Exclusive Premiere: B.Bravo “I’m For Real”

via Bastard Jazz: “After providing us with the boogie drenched Tempo Dreams Vol. 2 compilation, LA-based Modern Funk maestro “B. Bravo” is back with a new album teasing 7″ to that’s sure to become a staple for the crates. With that feel good bassline and soulful hook, up-tempo A-side single …

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Beats

Exclusive Preview: Jolly Mare “Hungry Angry” (Phil Gerus Remix)

It’s a Worldwide Ting! Great upcoming producer from Russia remixes multi-instrumentalist wizard from Italy released on a red hot American label. And here is the exclusive first look! Moscow’s Phil Gerus is a natural musical talent who oozes sound from every pore. Fusing together cassette pop, house, soul, r&b and …

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Modern Funk

Future Classic: Soul Clap presents “Tempo Dreams Vol.3 Remixes” (Bastard Jazz Records)

After the immense success of “Tempo Dreams Vol.3“, Soul Clap & Bastard Jazz are back at it with the “Remixes” edition of TD Vol.3, where 3 tracks (Antislumper, Break The Funk, So Sedated) gets the remix treatment by XL Middleton, David Marston & Soul Clap. From House vibes to G-Funk …

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