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Soul & Funk

Exclusive Premiere: Alistair Blu “Sweet, Damn, Hold The Phone”

Born and raised in British Columbia, Canada and now situated in Montreal, QC, Canada, Alistair Blu sits perfectly between Jazz, Soul, Funk and Hip Hop. Making a name for himself with the fast-rising nine piece band Busty And The Bass, the frontman and keyboardist has decided to further explore the …

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House / Techno

Exclusive Premiere: Sunlightsquare “Above The Sun (Original Mix)”

Above The Sun reflects Sunlightsquare’s deeper spiritual vibes through 3 different mixes. Hailing from the birth place of South African House music Pretoria, the talented young producer Blaqtone laid out a beautiful sunset pad, earthy African percussions, and solid rolling beats, which all work like magic with Sunlightsquare’s original spiritual …

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House / Techno

Exclusive Premiere: Sam Irl & Dusty “Pick Up The Pieces” (Jazz & Milk)

Sometimes you produce a track with nothing but a dancefloor and a good sound system in mind. “Twelve Inch Jams” is offering you just that – strictly two A side tunes for the floor cut at 45 revolutions per minute. Jazz & Milk pays tribute to this classy release format …

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UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Exclusive Premiere: Shadow Child & Bodhi “Um (Deejay Astral Reduction)” (Food Music)

“My Connected collaborations album brought together some of the most respected names in electronic music at the end of 2016, and I’m proud to present a giant of a remix package on Food Music, taking the music to the next level. Rimbaudian, DeeJay Astral, MJ Cole, Kry Wolf, Luuk van …

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Beats

Video Premiere: Boora “The Art Of 10 Seconds” (King Underground)

Boora is a producer from Russia specializing in raw, authentic head-nodding hip hop. “The Art of 10 Seconds” is his third release with King Underground. Originally released in 2013, it was then a Three-Part compilation. After a few changes to the project, it’s now available on vinyl LP with additional …

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Disco

Exclusive Premiere: Chaka Khan “Some Love (Scrimshire Edit)” (Wah Dubplate)

“Scrimshire’s edits are synonymous with our imprint, and every one has been of the highest quality, often hand-picking the more obscure works you never knew you loved, from some of your favourite soul voices. As we turn 21 (release-wise) he pulls it out of the bag once again, reworking Chaka …

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Electronic Jazz

Exclusive Premiere: Werkha “Shakedown Radio feat. Bryony Jarman-Pinto (Extended)” (Tru-Thoughts)

The 21st of July brings the eagerly awaited return of Werkha with the “We Communicate EP”. The EP holds a collection of three fresh tracks that are bubbling with the energy and impetus of new surroundings, life changes and myriad experiments in the live arena and the studio. The eerie, …

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Beats Electronic House / Techno

Exclusive Premiere: jitwam “thejit” (The Jazz Diaries)

jitwam returns with this 4 track EP in anticipation of his debut album dropping in August! Though beats and fuzzy hip-hop instrumentals may be all the rage, jitwam (apparently from Manipur, but currently based in Brooklyn…?) offers something more out of the box with his original slow-motion funk, dusty soul, …

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Beats

Exclusive Premiere: Mourning A Blkstar “Give ‘Em What They Want” (Glue Moon Records)

“The overall concept of BLK Muzak was to combine a beat maker aesthetic to a historical and political landscape of Afrofuturism. I wanted BLK Muzak to be a conversation with our iconic symbolism. The symbols that have always sustained marginalized people and those that are at the very heart of …

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