Various Artists - Africa Airwaves 03
After two volumes of heavy, straight-up motherland funk, DJ/label curator John Bryan culled Africa Airways 3 from thousands of warehouse records from West Africa, paring down to only the sleekest and fast-burning cuts. Coming from a time when West Africa
Various Artists - AK79 (40th Anniversary Reissue) 2xLP
Think Jacinda Ardern is the coolest thing from New Zealand? Check out this Flying Nun reissue from the 1970s Auckland punk scene-it's "defining record," according to some, and an eagerly awaited re-issue down under. Black vinyl and CD, this special annive
Various Artists - Copulatin' Blues Volume 1
Compilation albums include The Copulatin' Blues (Stash Records: 1976, re-released Mojo Records: 1996), Them Dirty Blues (Jass Records: 1989) and You Got to Give Me Some of It: 55 Risque Blues and R&B Classics 1928-1954 (Jasmine Records: 2015).
Various Artists - Jack Asford's Just Productions
(United Kingdom - Import) Famed as one of the tight-knit group of musicians the Funk Brothers, who played on the vast majority of Motown's 60s records, Jack Ashford was the percussionist and vibes player who augmented that infectious beat so successfully
Various Artists - Kill Bill Vol 2 LP
Quentin Tarantino wraps up his dizzy double-dose of martial arts film tribute cum informed paean to junk cinema with the throw-it-all-against-wall abandon that's become his cliched trademark, if not necessarily his true strength as a filmmaker.
Various Artists - Rubadub Revolution / Various LP
‘Rub A Dub Revolution’ focuses on the era of the early 1980s, when the emerging dancehall sound superseded the roots music of the 70s. Heavier, leaner, and altogether tougher, this was music made with little thought for an international audience. Confiden
Various Artists - Superfly - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
The soundtrack for the 2018 crime film Superfly was curated by American rapper Future, who also acted as a producer on the film. It features guest appearances from Miguel, Lil Wayne, Khalid, Ty Dolla Sign, Young Thug, PartyNextDoor, H.E.R., Gunna, Sleepy