• Village of the Sun feat Binker and Moses
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    Binker & Moses and Basement Jaxx presents Village of the Sun

    Binker & Moses and Basement Jaxx present Village of the Sun: Village of the Sun is the name of a new musical band/project initiated by one-half of legendary electronic dance-music duo Basement Jaxx’s Simon Ratcliffe. Simon invited to collaboration one of the leaders of the new London jazz scene boom – jazz duo Binker and Moses (tenor saxophonist Binker Golding and drummer Moses Boyd). Simon Ratcliffe co-wrote the two tracks with Golding and Boyd and plays all the instruments on them other than saxophone and drums. Two-track single represent stylistic crossover of energetic rhythms, electronic beats, and spiritual jazz-inspired improvisation. Ratcliffe says: “I’ve always liked improvised instrumental music. It has…

  • www.thewickedsound.com Simon Jefferis Something In The Water Vibrations
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    Simon Jefferis presents his new single “Something In The Water”

    Simon Jefferis presents his new single “Something In The Water” from the upcoming album “Vibrations”. Brixton based talented instrumentalist and beatmaker Simon Jefferis earn his reputation with expertly-crafted, atmosphere heavy music over the past few years. A s producer his music was steadily circulating through the city’s hip hop undercurrents. Rising UK label DeepMatter released his new single featuring Ife Ogunjobi, Ben Vize & David Mrakpor. Previous singles featured Natty Reeves on guitar, Abhi The Nomad on vocal and Dylan Jones of Ezra Collective and Pyjaen on trumpet. They all are a fellow artist from the emerging DeepMatter roster of talent. Watch the video to Simon Jefferis new song "…

  • The Wicked Sound Playlist 2020.04.3 cover Jazz Funk Soul Beats
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    The Wicked Sound Playlist 2020/04/3 New Music Jazz Funk Soul Reggae Beats

    The Wicked Sound 2020/04/3 new playlist with new music across Jazz, Funk, Soul, Reggae, Electronic music and Hip Hop Beats. New music from: Bill Laswell, Village of the Sun, Moses Boyd, Binker Golding, Simon Ratcliffe, AuB, Tom Barford, Alex Hitchcock, Gregory Porter, Chip Wickham, Damon Locks, Black Monument Ensemble, Rob Luft, Joy Crookes, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Brian Blade, Christian McBride, Christian Sands, Bob Reynolds, 44th Move, Alfa Mist, Richard Spaven, Takuya Kuroda, Victor Rice, Polyrhythmics, Mia Doi Todd, Scientist, Death by Dub. You can listen to this playlist also HERE. (link to multiple music platforms of your choice)   The Wicked Sound weekly playlist 2020/04/3 Jazz Funk Soul Reggae Beats Tracklist: 1           …

  • www.thewickedsound.com Pyjaen Blue Lab Beats Sage Secrets
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    Pyjaen and Blue Lab Beats on “Sage Secrets”

    Pyjaen teamed up with Blue Lab Beats on new track “Sage Secrets”. Pyjaen is a band with its common link in improvised music and the jazz tradition, but with the vision of pushing music forward in new directions. Dylan Jones (of EZRA Collective), Ben Vize, Daniele Diodato, Benjamin Crane and Charlie Hutchinson, all met at Trinity Laban College of music. The collective has the shared goal of exploring life through musical expression and perfecting their art. More than a quintet, Pyjaen is the unified expression of the emotions, journeys and influences that comprise its diverse members. The group melds funk, afro-beat and contemporary sounds with nods to hip-hop and disco.…

  • www.thewickedsound.com Jeff Parker Suite for Max Brown
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    The Wicked Sound Weekly Playlist 2020/01/2

    The Wicked Sound weekly playlist 2020/01/2 brings us some excellent jazz: debut single from Phronesis‘s double bass player Jasper Hoiby and his new project Planet B, a second single from Tortoise‘s guitarist Jeff Parker‘s upcoming album, and a new Moses Boyd‘s collaboration featured Poppy Ajudha on vocal. Jazz master Charles Lloyd in the live version of classic and Yazzmin Lacey singing on top of Jake Milliner instrumental. Lots of beautiful voices: mentioned already Yazmin Lacey and Poppy Ajudha, Jose James with a new funky song, Emily King and Sara Bareilles in an acoustic duo, and Celeste celebrating her BBC Sound of 2020 award with a new uptempo single. Some instrumental…

  • www.thewickedsound.com-emma-jean-thackray-makaya-mccraven
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    The Wicked Sound weekly playlist week 12 new jazz

    Wicked Sound weekly playlist week 12 new jazz: 01. Steam Down – Free My Skin [Decca]  Buy 02. Moses Boyd – Stranger Than Fiction [Exodus Records] Buy   03. Emma-Jean Thackray – Too Shy – 12 Version” [ International Anthem] Buy   04. Nérija – Where It Ends And Begins [Domino Recording] Buy   05. Ezra Collective – Chris and Jane [Enter The Jungle] Buy 06. Flying Lotus – MmmHmm – Maida Vale Session [WARP] Buy   07. Ruby Rushton – Yardley Suite [22a]  Buy   08. Junius Paul – Baker’s Dozen [International Anthem] Buy   09. Kamaal Williams – Strings (ATL) [K7] Buy   10. Mark Guiliana – BUD – Shigeto…

  • www.thewickedsound.com Daniel Casimir Tess Hirst
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    Daniel Casimir team up with Tess Hirst for new album ‘These Days’

    A masterpiece. Award-winning bassist Daniel Casimir Bass and vocalist Tess Hirst have released a collaborative track called ‘Security’. They shared a new song while confirming their debut album ‘These Days’ will arrive on the 1st of November via London-based record label Jazz re:freshed. Ahead of the album release, you can stream ‘Security’, below. Joining Casimir and Hirst recorded album with Robert Mitchell on keys, Tobie Carpenter on guitar and Olly Sarkar on drums. Apparently London has a record number of security cameras. Tess Hirst in relation to song lyrics commented on a capitalist world, “Our lives are not something they can own. Security highlights the essential need to trust other…

  • www.thewickedsound.com We Out Here Festival 2019

    Gilles Peterson present first edition of We Out Here Festival

    If you have no plans for the weekend, I have one for you. The best festival line up this summer, with wicked sound, fresh and popping live bands and DJs, mixing everything this website ate for dinner: jazz, soul, funk, reggae, afrobeat, electronic, bass, etc Tomorrow, Gilles Peterson, Worldwide FM, and Brownswood Recordings present their first ever UK festival: We Out Here, a Worldwide Family Gathering. For the first edition of their brand new festival, Gilles Peterson curates an absolutely stellar lineup. Spanning jazz, soul, house, disco, funk and much more, it features a mix of talented DJs and refreshing live acts sure to blend beautifully with the dreamy Cambridgeshire…

  • www.thewickedsound.com JoeArmonJones GeorgiaAnneMuldrow YellowDandelion
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    Joe Armon-Jones feat. Georgia Anne Muldrow in ‘Yellow Dandelion’ from the upcoming album

    Joe Armon-Jones feat. Georgia Anne Muldrow in “Yellow Dandelion” from Armon-Jones’s upcoming album. Armon-Jones is set to release his eagerly anticipated second album “Turn To Clear View” on September 20th via Brownswood Recordings. Album is promoted with a new single “Yellow Dandelion”. Los Angeles vocalist and producer Georgia Anne Muldrow added neo-soul feel to this jazzy funky jam.  Watch video forJoe Armon-Jones “Yellow Dandelion” feat Georgia Anne Muldrow: Joe Armon-Jones is one of the busiest musicians in London’s jazz and contemporary music scene. Away from his solo project, he’s a co-founder of Ezra Collective, regularly plays with London peers like Nubya Garcia, and has toured with the likes of Ata…