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    [review] Dalindèo & Timo Lassy (Ricky Tick)

    Posted on March 2nd, 2010 by zephirnl

    Ricky Tick is a label that is not constanly on my radar, although they consistently release quality jazz and the occasional funk/soul album (stance brothers). With the releases discussed in this review, by Dalindèo and Timo Lassy, they still manage to show their passion for quality and soul in jazz. Both albums display energy and [...]

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    [review] Deep Street Soul – Full package: 7", 12" & LP

    Posted on December 6th, 2009 by zephirnl

    I can be very short about this band. If you like raw funk then this is a no-brainer. Buy this music! There are two shiny discs of black gold that harbour every deliciously raw tune these funksters have ever put out and it’s all good!
    The tracks I think stand out most are ‘Kick Out The [...]

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    [review] BadboE – Break the Funk (ad011cd)

    Posted on September 16th, 2009 by zephirnl

    It might seem simple to review this first BadboE full album release. I mean, it’s just a bunch of samples, rehashed and reworked with a funky breakbeat so it works better on the dance floor, right?
    Wrong.
    Yes, this album is full of samples. Yes, it is full of funky breakbeats. And hell yes, it will work [...]

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    [Review] Quantic and His Combo Bárbaro – Tradition in Transition

    Posted on July 2nd, 2009 by zephirnl

    A while ago I reviewed the 7″ single Linda Morena, by Quantic and His Combo Bárbaro. The song I based my review on back then actually was the album version of Linda Morena, instead of the much shorter single edit (8:29 vs 4:58). This will probably mean they have drastically reduced solo time, but [...]

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    [Review] Flevans – 27 Devils (CD – TRUCD191)

    Posted on May 14th, 2009 by zephirnl

    Hah! I have managed to post this just in time before the album sees its official release date on May 18th. It is already available to order from etchshop.
    In short, let’s just say I definitely  like this album. generally I like the chaotic, beats driven tracks best. Flevans has a knack for producing tracks that [...]

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    Stonephace Album Review

    Posted on May 1st, 2009 by zephirnl

    The limited edition Vinyl EP + CD album already sold out its 500 copies, and the CD album is availble to order from etchshop since April 27th. The official release date was postponed by two weeks to May 5th, so let’s jump on the bandwagon of praise for Stonephace and write yet another review.
    For those [...]

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    Rare Groove Orchestra – The Man With the Dirty Finger

    Posted on January 21st, 2009 by zephirnl

     
    Thanks to colleagues RundFunk, I can point you all to check out the new album by dutch hammond funk group The Rare Groove Orchestra. Listen to the new tracks on their myspace, or a compilation of tracks in this RundFunk blog post. Higly recommended!

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    Free kidkanevil goodies

    Posted on November 19th, 2008 by zephirnl

    Kidkanevil (last.fm / myspace)has a new album out (‘Back up man, I’m a scientist‘), and to celebrate that, Cargo is giving away his old album for free (the slept on ‘Problems And Solutions‘).

    by the way, the 6ix Toys album is also due to be released soon, to listen to some snippets click the pic!

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    New Alice Russell track off upcoming Pot of Gold album

    Posted on October 30th, 2008 by zephirnl

    Soulbounce.com posted a track off the new album by Alice Russell, called Pot of Gold. There’s also a youtube where Alice & Alex (TM Juke) talk about the new album.
    Check it all here: http://www.soulbounce.com/soul/2008/10/got-the-hunger-for-alice-russells-pot-of-gold.php
    This will be great, I’m sure. This is one of the most higly anticipated albums of 2008 for me! Also go buy [...]

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    Hotpolitics & Mr. Confuse

    Posted on September 20th, 2008 by zephirnl

    Just dicovered: Hotpolitics. Judging from the 4 tracks on their myspace page, this is a tight grooving modern funk band. Hotpolitics is once again a tight funk band from America and proves there are still new acts to be discovered every day!
    To be released soon: Mr. Confuse (myspace) – Feel The Fire CD/2LP – Légègere [...]

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