Kick starting a series of new mixes for !K7-affiliated label Cool in the Pool, they’ve invited 24 year old Londoner Brackles to step up to plate for Volume 1.
Continue reading V/A – Songs For Endless Cities Volume 1: Brackles
With Gilles Peterson celebrating 10 years at the BBC and Far Out Recordings having a 15th birthday celebration, what better party animal partnership is there to bring you this compilation of the finest Brazilika there is?
Continue reading V/A – Gilles Peterson Presents Brazilika
Gilles Peterson’s show this week featured an interview with Atjazz and tracks from the new album Full Circle; it’s certainly getting some heavy rotation on our in-house CD player.
Continue reading Atjazz – Full Circle
A State Of Mind (ASM for short) teams up with Skrein for a pre-emptive strike on the old skool
Continue reading ASM & Skrein – Pre-emptive Nostalgia
“Unique, sublime, danceable, futuristic. … This guy is onto something”
Continue reading Max Skiba – Apple Of Disco. RD
The opening night for the Saturn Radio Sound System crew was a bit of a busy one as the heads came out to support
Continue reading Saturn Radio / Phabius @ Amber, London (Live Review)
West Coast electro whiz, Sutekh is going to be born again this October. Not literally of course, but The Leaf Label have repackaged all his best Remix work to stuff into two handy CDs (or two separate double vinyl gatefold sleeve LPs if you prefer) with artwork by General Working Group
Continue reading Sutekh – Born Again: Collected Remixes 1999-2005
Flowriders are a Dutch band that likes to mix broken beats, soul, jazz and feel good music. Back in 2001, they were Hartog Eysman and Vincent Helbers and an old PC — roll on four years and here we are with the release of their debut album.
Continue reading Flowriders – Starcraft
Following in the illustrious footsteps of the BBC’s Holiday programme and jazz supremo, DJ Paul Murphy, it’s due time for Hectic to investigate the Craic in Cracow…
Continue reading The Jazz Room Craic in Cracow