from the home of sensuous house music shelter records we are brought the record crazy love, featuring the african princess zap mama. what we get on this record is unrestricted house song by a full bodied eloquent vocalist. yes all the elements of house are here, deep bass, pianos, vibe, strings and much more. the heads will turn right to the spencer loveslap mix because of the steaming afrocentric percussion which is sliced between the house movements... this is made for the shelter, body & soul, warehouse alike
true to traditional form, where the gods are in peace pays respect to the forefathers of afrobeat with compositions spanning nine to 15 minutes in length. with a blessing from the fela kuti legacy early in the bandís career, antibalas has long been revered for re-popularizing the classic afrobeat sound while adding their distinct new york city grit to the mix. influences of punk rock, free jazz, and hip-hop seep into their expansive works to define a truly 21st century translation of the afrobeat genre and beyond.
the vinyl lp includes a download code.
>zen< is dj krushs seventh album and features collaborations with black thought and ?uestlove of the roots (on different tracks, mind you), n dea davenport of the brand new heavies and zap mama, as well as unknowns from the japanese hip hop scene. the beats he creates are organic, at times defying any genre-descriptions, which is exactly how dj krush likes it.
this album from 2001 hasnt been available on vinyl for years, and is now made available to you on double 180 grams audiophile vinyl.
cd reissue of mano negra, the legendary first band of french singer manu chao celebrating this year the 30th anniversary of its foundation. cd in jewel case with 20-page booklet.original year of release 1994 features the tracks senor matanza, santa maradona, machine gun