When Berlin-based collective Jazzanova hit Gdansk, they dropped some seriously funky grooves to an appreciative crowd, and in the process probably turned more than a few on to jazz. Check them out when they hit EB Radio to expose even more audiences to their grooves!
For those of you gripped by the current craze of psychedelic disco by way of artists like MGMT and Empire Of The Sun, The Phenomenal Handclap Band are sure to help feed your ongoing addiction. Appearing on the European import market via UK based label Tummy Touch in July and the Friendly Fire label in – more
Revisiting the eighties has become a veritable right of passage for the retromaniacal. And that’s a good thing too, because as Simon Le Bon can attest, those who were there can’t remember very much at all. Here, the Duran Duran frontman and lyricist shows how to best deal with amnesia: wittily. 1 memorable line in – more
Tony Cook, James Brown‘s longest serving drummer is to have his solo works collected and re-released by one of our favourite labels – Stones Throw. Back to Reality is made up of tracks that were originally recorded between 1982 and 1986 and are undeniably proto-garage / house blueprints that merge the funk Cook was known – more
Swedish pop princess Sally Shapiro just announced details of her much-anticipated follow-up to 2007’s “Disco Romance”. Entitled “My Guilty Pleasure”, the album is set for release on August 25 via the Canadian label Paper Bag. The single “Miracle” is now available for download on Pitchfork; it’s a sugary romp eerily reminiscent of Desireless’ 1987 hit – more