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New Gum Sarn
New Gold Mountain
[ Spunk / CD ]
New Gold Mountain has just as much to do with the countryside around Puhoi in New Zealand than Auckland, where the band New Gum Sarn formed. "The (debut) album was recorded where I grew up in a valley in the countryside," says singer/guitarist...
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Om Alec Khaoli
Say You Love Me
[ Awesome Tapes From Africa / CD - released 7/Jul/2017 ]
Re-issue on Awesome Tapes From Africa of "Om" Alec Khaoli, the musician behind Harari and Umoja. Say You Love Me wasn't "Om" Alec Khaoli's first solo recording, but the 1985 EP solidified the bass player and songwriter's standing as one of South...
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Om Alec Khaoli
Say You Love Me (12")
[ Awesome Tapes From Africa / 12in - released 7/Jul/2017 ]
Re-issue on Awesome Tapes From Africa of "Om" Alec Khaoli, the musician behind Harari and Umoja. Say You Love Me wasn't "Om" Alec Khaoli's first solo recording, but the 1985 EP solidified the bass player and songwriter's standing as one of South...
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Prequel Tapes
Inner Systems
[ R'Coup'd Records / CD - released 27/Nov/2015 ]
There's almost no information about the person behind Prequel Tapes, but the little details tell you a lot. The artist grew up by a forest, a frequent escape during a time soundtracked by the neon melodies of The Cure. Eventually that led to an...
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Preservation Hall Jazz Band
So It Is
[ Sony / CD - released 21/Apr/2017 ]
Preservation Hall Jazz Band their new album, So It Is, the septet's second release featuring all-new original music. So It Is finds the classic PHJB sound invigorated by a number of fresh influences, not least among them the band's 2015 life-changing...
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Rival Consoles
Persona
[ Erased Tapes / CD - released 13/Apr/2018 ]
The title 'Persona' was inspired by Ingmar Bergman's film of the same name, specifically a shot in the opening credits of a child reaching out to touch a woman's face on a screen, which is shifting between one face and another. This powerful image...
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Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
Hope Downs (LP)
[ Sub Pop / Ivy League / LP - released 22/Jun/2018 ]
It's rare that a band's debut album sounds as confident and self-assured as Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever's Hope Downs. To say that the first full-length from the Melbourne quintet improves on their buzz-building EPs from the last few years would...
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Shye Ben Tzur / Jonny Greenwood / The Rajasthan Express
Junun
[ Nonesuch / 2 CD - released 20/Nov/2015 ]
There are a lot of creative forces to keep track of on Junun. Receiving top billing is the Israeli singer and composer, Shye Ben Tzur, who wrote the songs. Then there's his backing band: the 19 performers, hailing from distinct Indian-music...
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Solange
A Seat at the Table
[ Columbia / CD - released 1/Dec/2016 ]
Solange describes 'A Seat At The Table' as "a project on identity, empowerment, independence, grief and healing." The album features an incredible number of artists including Andre 3000, Lil' Wayne, and Kelly Rowland, with production by Sampha...
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Sufjan Stevens
Illinoise
[ Asthmatic Kitty / CD - released 5/Jul/2005 ]
Stevens weaves variegated musical styles - jazz, funk, pop, folk and Rodgers & Hammerstein-like flourishes - and the textures of 25 instruments into a tapestry of persons and places famous, infamous, iconic and anonymous.
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Thornato
Bennu (LP)
[ Wonderwheel Recordings / LP - released 21/Jul/2017 ]
The long awaited debut album Bennu by Queens, NY based produced Thor Partridge, aka Thornato. Building up a name for himself over a number of years as a proficient and in-demand remixer, Thor's breakout tune "Gaita Gaita" has been sampled...
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Tinariwen
Elwan (LP)
[ Wedge / 2 LP/CD - released 10/Feb/2017 ]
The new album Elwan by Tinariwen could well have been called Exile on Main Street. Others have already thought of that, but the idea is apt. As is the painful paradox, if you consider that while Tinariwen were criss-crossing the globe on their recent...
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Toro Y Moi
What For
[ Mistletone / CD - released 3/Apr/2015 ]
Opening to the scream of F1's speeding around a racetrack, and maintaining that intensity with booming guitar riffs and psychedelic effects throughout, the forthcoming album from Toro Y Moi is definitely making a statement. Or maybe a few statements....
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Toumani Diabaté & Sidiki Diabaté
Toumani & Sidiki
[ World Circuit / CD - released 16/May/2014 ]
Described as "the finest Toumani collaboration since his classic work with Ali Farka Touré" (The Guardian), 'Toumani & Sidiki' is a dialogue conducted through the kora, the 21-string West African harp which the Diabaté dynasty has elevated into the...
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A Tribe Called Quest
We Got It From Here...Thank You 4 Your Service
[ Sony / CD - released 2/Dec/2016 ]
A Tribe Called Quest - Q-Tip, Phife Dawg (who died on March 22nd, 2016), Ali Shaheed Muhammad, and Jarobi White - the groundbreaking '90s group that forever transformed the urban music landscape, detonates new shock waves on their first - and last -...
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Chad Vangaalen
Light Information (LP)
[ Sub Pop / LP - released 15/Sep/2017 ]
"VanGaalen is very good at making eccentric, homespun indie-rock records, and with Light Information he has made yet another." - Paste Magazine "What makes these songs truly surreal (and ergo, sublime) are his wacky scenes, both monstrous and...
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Various Artists
The Jack Nitzsche Story: 1963-1978
[ Ace Records / CD - released 24/May/2005 ]
Featuring Bobby Darin, Jackie DeShannon, Stevie Wonder, Tim Buckley, Graham Parker, Mink DeVille, Marianne Faithfull, The Righteous Brothers, Judy Henske, The James Gang, Frankie Laine, etc.
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Various Artists
Late Night Tales: BadBadNotGood
[ LateNightTales / CD - released 28/Jul/2017 ]
The original trio of Matthew Tavares, Alex Sowinski and Chester Hansen formed while studying music at Toronto's Humber College (they've recently added Leland Whitty to the line-up). A shared appreciation of hip hop and instrumental covers of Gucci...
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Wes Montgomery w/ the Wynton Kelly Trio
Smokin' in Seattle: Live at the Penthouse (1966) (LP)
[ Resonance / LP - released 22/Apr/2017 ]
Previously unreleased live sets featuring jazz guitar icon Wes Montgomery with piano legend Wynton Kelly's Trio featuring bassist Ron McClure & drummer Jimmy Cobb Recorded at Seattle's Prestigious Jazz Club, the Penthouse, on April 14 and 21,...
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Wes Montgomery with The Wynton Kelly Trio
Smokin' in Seattle: Live at the Penthouse (1966)
[ Resonance / CD - released 19/May/2017 ]
Previously unreleased live sets featuring jazz guitar icon Wes Montgomery with piano legend Wynton Kelly's Trio featuring bassist Ron McClure & drummer Jimmy Cobb Recorded at Seattle's Prestigious Jazz Club, the Penthouse, on April 14 and 21,...