• www.thewickedsound.com Emma Jean Thackray Um Yang.
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    Emma-Jean Thackray announces a new release “Um Yang” and shares two remixes

    Emma-Jean Thackray announces a new release “Um Yang” and shares some new remixes. The new long-dreamed project is straight-to-disc record dedicated to the Taoist philosophy of duality and harmony, of balancing melody and rhythm, groove and free improvisation, the cerebral and physical. The album was recorded and cut direct-to-disk at Artone Studio in Haarlem, Holland, the same way as the previous Night Dreamer releases. The two-track project features Thackray on trumpet, vocals and percussion, alongside Soweto Kinch on sax, Lyle Barton (Golden Mean) on rhodes, Ben Kelly (Paradox Ensemble) on sousaphone, Dwayne Kilvington (Wonky Logic, Steam Down, Bryony Jarman Pinto) on percussion, Crispin Robinson (Galliano) on congas, and Dougal Taylor…

  • The Wicked Sound Playlist 2020.04.2 cover Jazz Funk Soul Beats
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    The Wicked Sound Playlist 2020/04/2 New Music Jazz Funk Soul

    The Wicked Sound 2020/04/2 new playlist with new music across Jazz, Funk, Soul, Reggae, Electronic music and Hip Hop Beats. New music from: PYJÆN, Emma-Jean Thackray, GoGo Penguin, Greg Foat, Laurent Bardainne, Tigre d'Eau Douce, Cleo Sol, Robert Walter, Eddie Roberts, Adam Deitch, WRD Trio, Vulfpeck, Antwaun Stanley, The Allergies, Andy Cooper, Marietta Smith, Gotts Street Park, Chester Watson, Poppy Ajudha, Dave Douglas, Dave Adewumi, Matthew Stevens, Fabian Almazan, Carmen Rothwell, Joey Baron, Chicago Underground Quartet, Rob Mazurek, Jeff Parker, Chad Taylor, Josh Johnson, Ebi Soda, Mr. Käfer, Lunch Money Life   You can listen to this playlist also HERE. (link to multiple music platforms of your choice)   The Wicked Sound weekly…

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    Emma-Jean Thackray shared her new song “Rain Dance”

    Emma-Jean Thackray has shared a new song “Rain Dance” and launched a new label Movementt. She is a composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist, singer, bandleader and DJ. Emma was called “one of the UK’s most exciting new jazz artists” by Red Bull Music Academy. She just released her first single “Rain Dance / Wisdom” from a new EP, which will be out  6th of March 2020 via her new label Movementt. “Movementt” is also the name of the closing track from that EP. The song is based on her previous same-titled short track (only 42 seconds) from her latest EP “Ley Lanes”. Song evolved during live performances over time into seven minutes…

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    The Wicked Sound weekly playlist week 12 new jazz

    Wicked Sound weekly playlist week 12: 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 Remix [Motema]…

  • 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…