delights is thrilled and honoured to release the new 7inch by beta hector (aka simon hill of baby charles, derriere and mnp)! after a 7-year hiatus, hill returns with two sides of raw cinematic psych-funk, recorded with an ensemble of his long-time musical allies. infectious, tense and noirish king lunp theme is backed with the warm, intimate and melancholic into the light on the flipside.
limited pressing - only 500 copies. miles away records / acid jazz is proud to present its first record the 1975 classic patience by rokk. heavily influenced by gil scott-heron’s the bottle it is a cult dance floor anthem.
lp,180g, 2018 reissue - remastered from original tapes, carefully reproduced original art when alan parker recorded the killer library soul-funk lp the voice of soul with session vocalist madeline bell in 1976, some bright spark at themes decided to also release all of the backing tracks as a separate, and equally innocuously title lp called the sound of soul
the hoodna orchestra is a 12 member orchestra who studies and investigates the african origins of western popular music. the orchestra was formed in 2012, in the south side of tel aviv, by a group of musicians, and it functions as a collective and a record label. hoodna s musical director is the guitarist and composer ilan smilan. the cultural and musical environment that surrounds the group has a great effect on its creative process. exposure to ethiopian , eritrean and arabic musical traditions, coupled with an ongoing study and exploration of different jazz styles, creates a unique blend which has made the hoodna orchestra one of the most appreciated and sought-after live shows in israel.
bazza ranks & dynamite mc return with another two track golden nugget for the vinyl heads. after the last outing the pair notched up plays from radio royalty such as david rodigan, don letts, melody kane and many more
fresh off the success of their latest album fear of a brown planet, brownout hit back with a limited gold 7inch featuring album highlight trackstar the dj to the edge of panic, backed by a scorching non-album cut she watches channel zero. 2 public enemy classics brought to life by the tightest and funkiest band on the road today!
i really felt that uku led me to this music and what to play it happened straight when i got back home from his funeral. maryn. lta fusion featured on this album was one of their last co-writes. maryn took what foundation her son played, and finished the song with him here.
free soul 1969 the groove is heavy too ñ and a popular hip hop sample ñ but really itís all about klemmerís blisteringly intense, stream of consciousness freak-out. been sampled over 16x from ini to ed o g & da bulldogs to kurious, akinyele, dred scott to name a few. klemmer just wyles out on the sax keep that psychedelic funk moving!! side b. up above the rock edit 1968 you wonít find too many jazz songs that start with a drum break, but then this is probably one of the better jazz/soul hybrids iíve heard in some time. produced by richard evans this song is a perfect display of acoustic jazz funk with ron carter & grady tate filling out the rhythm section. dance floor classic!
so.crates is the ongoing collaboration of beatmaker skomes and rapper cazeaux o.s.l.o. this double vinyl release includes the original static methods ep (previously only on tape) plus replays on vinyl 2.
the final release in the eight trigramseries. alpha steppa concludes the trigram series with an etherial heavyweightdub staying true to the trigram sound. super limited edition press housed in the reverse-board trigram house bag. raw, unadulterated tribal bass music witha deep roots foundation.
in death reborn- is the fourth studio album by underground hip hop collective army of the pharaohs. the album features members vinnie paz (jedi mind tricks), apathy, blacastan, block mccloud, celph titled, crypt the warchild, demoz, des devious, doap nixon, esoteric, king magnetic, king syze, planetary, reef the lost cauze and zilla with a guest appearance from lawrence arnell.