The Last Bohemian (Alternate Take) - (4:35) 126 BPM
One For Toshi - (6:24) 120 BPM
Blow - (4:59) 100 BPM
Waltz Of The Fellaheen - (5:00) 150 BPM
Virgo Nocturna - (1:30) 133 BPM
Canadian retro/contemporary jazz guy Afternoons In Stereo now acquires official veteran status with the release of this career-spanning collection. Label boss Angelos Stoumpos has selected and remastered an odyssey through the musician's jazzier output, which now stretches back over a decade. Also included is new unreleased track "Eames In Dub" and more previously unheard alternate studio mixes.
Brothers & Sisters This Sound Run Town - (4:13) 118 BPM
Mama Used To Tell Me - (4:48) 122 BPM
In My Soul - (3:45) 60 BPM
Feel This Song - (3:53) 116 BPM
Roll On You - (5:00) 117 BPM
Something To Funk On - (4:19) 120 BPM
Croatian musician-turned-DJ (turned DJ-musician) Vladimir Sivc (aka Funky Destination) is back, this time on Cold Busted, with the Gonna Give Ya Something To Funk On EP. Combining live instruments with an ear for the dancefloor, he presents us with six sizzlers, all with a retro feel. Highlights include reggae-rock hybrid opener "Brothers & Sisters This Sound Run Town", the Long Train Running-esque loops of "In My Soul" and the vintage funky drummer, Acid Jazz vibes of "Roll On You".
The Wait is over for fans everywhere of Portugal's funk fiddler Mr Bird as the long awaited Lo-Fi Classics, his collaboration with honey-voiced blue-eyed-soul warbler Greg Blackman, has arrived. Aside from first single "Since You've Been Gone" highlights include the perky Stax-style ditty "The Morning's Coming", the Afro-soul percussion masterclass "Get On Through" and the deep disco instrumental "GB's Groove".