This week’s STERYO Play features music from: Daryl Donald, The Jazz Jousters, Gadget, Lack of Afro, Quickly Quickly, MTBRD, Skinshape, Kenny Segal and many more. Advertisements
This week’s STERYO Play features music from: Phora, Decap, iamsu!, Chairman Maf, SOHN, Dojo Cuts, David Douglas, Lack of Afro and many more.
David Douglas’ Spectators of the Universe takes you to a place where the localness matters as much of the sum of everything.
““Spectators Of The Universe” is the new album from Dutch producer/artist/video director David Douglas released via Atomnation Records. Following on from 2014’s “Moon Observations”, Douglas continues to perfect his interstellar sound, taking the listener on a polyrhythmic, technicolour journey through melodic, sun kissed disco and electronic music.”
“Within “Mora Tuga”, RUMTUM creates an experience of deep textured beats using himself as the sample source. Using haunting chants, woodwinds, percussion, guitars and synthesizers he layers sounds that conjure a sort of fog that lingers somewhere off in the distance. Welcome to the rainforest on another planet, where beautifully emotive instrumental compositions head-knod as easy as they thought provoke. Much like his print making and illustration work, RUMTUM’s music can be revisited again and again to find new moments of interest and inspiration.”
Oko Ebombo is an international performing artist living and working in Paris. Using combinations of arts, Oko Ebombo Naked Life creates a visual storytelling world that only exist in our imaginations. The good thing is we get to direct those images through the music.
Naked Life is Oko Ebombo’s first EP through indy label POOL. The album was recorded between Portland, London, New York, and Paris between 2012 and 2016.
This week’s STERYO Play (58) features new music from: Decap, Kendrick Lamar, Chancellor Warhol, Deorro, Lord Echo, Kognitif, Toy Selectah, The Budos Band, Tall Black Guy, Eric Nam, feat. Timbaland, Martin Garrix, Evidence, and more.
“West coast jazz music is alive and well, with many entities in the movement breaking open doors with magnetic force and luminous brilliance. From Kamasi Washington to Terrace Martin and Esperanza Spalding to Miguel Atwood Ferguson, the west coast is bubbling with new energy in the jazz idiom. The voices creating the next wave of timeless music is here and the melting pot of composers leading the charge continues to expand by the year.”
Trumpeter and composer Josef Leimberg launcedh his debut full-length Astral Progressions. After working on Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly, Leimberg began recording Astral Progressions, a powerfully enlightening jazz fusion album.
‘22.02.85’ is the new album from Bastien Keb. Initially conceived as a concept album about a stripper lost in the city (like a straight-to-video follow up to Showgirls), ‘22.02.85’ has a distinctly nocturnal edge to it. The city at night, lost in a crowd, abandoned petrol stations, empty kebab shops, broken florescent lights. Like a half-forgotten dream, familiar yet unnerving.
A guitarist first and foremost, Keb also plays trumpet, bass, drums, piano, flute and more – many borrowed donated or found instruments.
This week’s STERYO Play features new music from: El Michels Affair, Kap G, Bastien Keb, Kendrick Lamar, Quantic and his combo Barbaro, K’Valentine, Joey Bada$$, Angeline, Jordan Rakei, Frank Ocean feat. Jay Z, and more.