Solange Knowles (yes, Beyonce's younger sister) is not at her first release, having been active for about fifteen years, but it is her album A Seat at the Table that revealed her as a soul artist at the top of her art.A Seat at the Table, an album that permeates the experiences and reflections of a ..
Having emerged from New Jersey's DIY scene in the late ‘90s, cult hip-hop trio Dälek have pioneered a music fusing narcotic hip-hop with sonic experimentations drawing from noise, showgaze and industrial ambient.Asphalt for Eden sees a new creative peak for Dälek!Tracklist -A /Shatte..
With awesome fluidity, Black Radio combines jazz, hip-hop, neo-soul and R & B with an advanced and sophisticated vision of urban music. The vocal contributions are varied (Erykah Badu, Mos Def, Me' Me'shell Ndegeocello...) and perfectly complement the spacious, warm and organic music from pianis..
Dream team band and super group R+R=NOW - featuring Robert Glasper on keyboards, Terrace Martin on synthesizer and vocoder, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah on trumpet, Derrick Hodge on bass, Taylor McFerrin on synth and beatbox, and Justin Tyson on drums - have released their debut album on Blue..
Deltron 3030 is a brilliant collaborative project from Dan the Automator, Del tha Funkee Homosapien and Kid Koala. A musically imaginative, playful and cinematic hip-hop.Tracklist A1. State of theNation A2. 3030 A3. The Fantabulous Rap Extravaganza A4. Things you Can Do ..
Drunk, the third full length studio album from singer-bassist-producer Stephen Bruner, AKA Thundercat, is a bold project of 23 tracks spread over four 10-inch discs, featuring several guest acolytes including Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Michael McDonald's, Kenny Loggins, Wiz Khalifa, Kamasi Washington..
Instrumental version of Flying Lotus' futuristic and critically-acclaimed Flamagra (2019), via Warp Records, to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the original release. Features an impressive list of guest musicians; Stephen Ellison, Stephen “Thundercat” Bruner, Brandon Coleman, Miguel Atwood Fer..
…true, lucid and captivatingTruly vivid concept album, good kid, m.A.A.d city tells with great intensity of the reality in which grew the rapper Kendrick Lamar, notably the one of Compto in California, then reputed to be infested by drugs and gang-related violence.Recorded in several Californi..
Love What Survives is the third full-length album for Mount Kimbie (English electronic duo Dominic Maker and Kai Campos) and follows their 2013’s Cold Spring Fault Less Youth.Adventurous, yet focused, the duo traded their unique field recordings for vintage synthesizers to create their own sound. Lo..
Intense, unpredictable and radical.After a first album hailed by critics (Xen, 2014) and noted collaborations with Kanye West on Yeezus, FKA Twigs on LP1, Björk on vulnicura and Kelela on Hallucinogen, Venezuelan electronic artist and producer Alejandro Ghersi, AKA Arca, returns with Mutant.An album..
My Vinyl Weighs a Ton - an absolute must-have hip-hop album from the man behind Stones Throw RecordsMy Vinyl Weighs a Ton, Peanut Butter Wolf’s first studio album, was initially released in 1999; it became the most acclaimed and successful release of the early years of Stones Throw Records which PBW..
On this very special collaborative project with Blue Note, Madlib continues to expand his abilities beyond the core Hip-Hop.Released on the Blue Note label in 2003, Shades of Blue, an album mainly built using the archives of the legendary Blue Note catalogue, is a skilful concoction of jazz and urba..
Indie-rap mainstay Aesop Rock's The Impossible Kid was his first solo venture after 2012’s Skelethon on Rhymesayers Entertainment.Ian Matthias Bavitz, known by his stage name Aesop Rock, was at the forefront of the new wave of underground and alternative hip-hop acts that emerged during the late 199..
To Pimp A Butterfly, a monumental album, follows the praised and excellent good kid, m.A.A.d city from Kendrick Lamar.Dense, charged in content and extremely varied in musical styles and sounds, the new album features an impressive list of guests such as Flying Lotus, Thundercat, Bilal, George..
Alone or together with other musicians, UK producer Mark Pritchard has greatly contributed to shape electronic music for about a quarter of a century.Under The Sun is an immense musical work with deep atmospheres, fusing folk, ambient and electronica.The album features, among others, Radiohead's Tho..