Exclusive Preview
Jazz UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Exclusive Premiere: Naphta “Stalking Knights”

The latest offering from Poland’s Naphta is inspired by “Purple” Dubstep from Bristol. Until now the basis of Naphta production was the creative use of samples, but this time the style of his work has changed. Naphta snatched up electric and bass guitars, percussion, keyboards, and drum machines, completely giving …

READ MORE →
Future Classics
Jazz

EABS “Repetitions (Letters to Krzysztof Komeda)” (Astigmatic Records)

via Astigmatic Records: The growth in popularity of jazz music in recent years has been described as a renaissance or new chapter for the genre. Attracting new audiences has seen a growth in acclaim for international artists including Kamasi Washington & The West Coast Get Down collective or BadBadNotGood. This …

READ MORE →
Future Classics
Worldwide Sounds

Jaubi “The Deconstructed Ego”

Jaubi (جو بھی) is an urdu word roughly translating to “whatever”. via Astigmatic Records: In Pakistan the interest in local traditional music is slowly dying. As western music and sounds are increasingly favoured, fewer musicians reach for traditional Hindi instruments, like the Sarangi, Cajon or Tabla. This a reflection of …

READ MORE →