Tag: dub

23 Nov 2018

Free The Robots Presents: Tempo Dreams, Vol. 5

By Neil Weeks One of the most eclectic and raw compilations this year comes in the form of Tempo Dreams, Vol. 5, put together by Los Angeles underground titan Free The Robots. Launched on respected Brooklyn label Bastard Jazz across high-quality vinyl and digital streaming platforms earlier this month, the music collects an array of […]

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20 Nov 2018

#NewStalgia // Superior Viaduct Unearths Two Lee “Scratch” Perry & The Upsetters Albums From The ’70s

By Neil Weeks The work of Lee “Scratch” Perry and his group The Upsetters are entering the archival ranks of San Francisco based label Superior Viaduct and their new imprint Antarctica Starts Here. Double Seven (Trojan, 1973) and Scratch The Upsetter Again (Upsetter, 1970) will hit record shelves over the next month, including liners by […]

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25 Apr 2018

Pulp Lab Playlist // April 2018

By John-Paul Shiver Los Angeles based musician, singer, songwriter, and producer Kadhja Bonet is so expansive with her retro colour wheel of sounds on Childqueen, you swear it was playing on the crappy Radio Shack ceiling speakers at the local Gas & Shop during the early 1980’s.   And that is meant as a compliment.  Straight […]

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16 Apr 2018

Khruangbin // This Lit Version of World Music, More Ghostface & Less Granola, Slaps

Con Todo El Mundo Khruangbin Dead Oceans By John-Paul Shiver Khruangbin is a Texas-based power trio that uses dub, elements of surf music, and psychedelia to spread a contemporary version of instrumental global music. Thai-funk, middle eastern styled vamps or disco to go strut; all interwoven components in their global rhythmic assault. Call it ESG […]

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15 Nov 2016

Daniel Avery Debuts DJ-Kicks Mix on !K-7 Records

WHO: Daniel Avery WHAT: DJ-Kicks WHERE: Lot 613, 613 Imperial St. , Los Angeles, California (323) 464-7300 Daniel Avery DJ-Kicks !K-7 Records By John-Paul Shiver The essential proof is in the pudding scenario for all great art is that the anticipation and duration of time leading up to being taken on a journey, is the ability to loose track of […]

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