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Exclusive Premiere: Ugly Mac Beer “Dolce Vita”

Today’s premiere comes from Ugly Mac Beer, who shares the bossa meets boom bap instrumental “Dolce Vita” with us. French producer Ugly Mac Beer, known for his contributions to the breakbeat scene and for founding Beatsqueeze Records, is releasing a new solo album titled ‘The Valley of the Kings’. Set …

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Exclusive Premiere: Caixa Cubo “Sábado”

Brazilian jazz sensation channel the futuristic funk of Herbie Hancock on new “Sábado” single, ahead of forthcoming ‘Agôra’ album for Jazz & Milk. We’ve been fans since the group’s 2020 ‘Angela’ album so it’s a pleasure to debut their new single. “Sábado”, with its funk-infused and electrified future jazz style, …

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Exclusive Premiere: Malcolm Strachan “Soul Trip”

We are delighted to premiere a brand new song from one of our favourite jazz artists, Malcolm Strachan. “Soul Trip” is an irresistible mid-tempo soul jazz number, with a Latin groove. Scottish trumpeter and Haggis Horns founding member Malcolm Strachan releases his second solo album ‘Point Of No Return’ on …

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Exclusive Premiere: The Mole “New Family”

We’ve been fans and followers of The Mole for a very long time, so we are excited to share “New Family”, a sublime slice of ambient grooves that bumps somewhere between hip hop and house. “New Family” is taken from the album, ‘The River Widens’ on Circus Company. Originally a …

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Exclusive Premiere: Xaman X “Hoy”

Bristol’s premier live tropical bass act share an exclusive taste from their debut EP of wild, unruly cumbia. Xaman X were born as a support band for the Midnight Ritual club night playing alongside national and international DJs and bands coming to Bristol for truly tropical parties. Thus their agenda …

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Video Premiere: Maddalena Ghezzi Ft. Maria Chiara Argirò “on the outside”

Hailing from Milan, Italy, London-based singer, composer and improviser, Maddalena Ghezzi, announces her forthcoming ‘Emerald’ EP, featuring and produced by London-based artist, pianist, synth player, composer and producer, Maria Chiara Argirò, on Ghezzi’s own DēngYuè Records imprint. Fusing synthesizers and the human voice with dramatic effect, “on the outside” is …

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Exclusive Premiere: kIRk “Witold”

Today we premiere the hypnotic minimalist brass sounds of “Witold” by kIRk, from their forthcoming album on Requim Records, ‘K’. On ‘K’, Olgierd Dokalski and Paweł Bartnik linked up with Stanisław Matys playing duduk. Matys and Dokalski form the wind & brass section, which is the identity core of the …

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Exclusive Premiere: St. Barbe “Tellicherry”

On today’s exclusive, London-based trio St. Barbe blend jazz and rock with style on their forthcoming single, “Tellicherry”. “Telliicherry” features heavy grooves, memorable melodies and ethereal textures, presenting a fresh fusion of contemporary jazz and rock. Drawing inspiration from artists such as Tigran Hamaysan, Animals As Leaders and Plini, the …

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Exclusive Premiere: Vusi Mahlasela, Norman Zulu & Jive Connection “Faceless People”

Today’s exclusive is very special. Timeless soul, folk and funk from the “Voice” Of South Africa in collaboration with Sweden’s finest jazz and soul collective. Strut revives a lost recording from the archives in January with a 2002 collaboration between acclaimed South African folk singer Vusi Mahlasela, singer songwriter Norman …

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