LESSONS IN LONG COPY... The Miles Davis Quintet - Workin' | Released: 1960 Prestige | Produced: Bob Weinstock | Genre: Long-form jazz | FROM THE LINER NOTES... Have you noticed that things seem to be getting smaller nowadays? Must be a sign of the times. Take Toblerone, for example: fewer triangles of nougat-studded Swiss chocolate, … Continue reading 33. The Miles Davis Quintet – Workin'
THE BEAUTY IN OUR DIFFERENCES... Kamasi Washington - Harmony Of Difference | Released: 2017 Young Turks | Produced: Kamasi Washington | Genre: Sweeping harmonic jazz for the soul | It's all a matter of perspective... A Thundercat thumb resonating against fretboard. Gently cast adrift, lured by a woozy siren's call, fluttering upward like a leaf … Continue reading 9. Kamasi Washington – Harmony Of Difference
MY QUEEN IS ZORA NEALE HURSTON... Your Queen is a Reptile - Sons of Kemet | Released: 2018 Impulse records | Produced: Shabaka Hutchings, Dilip Harris | Genre: Frenetic, feminist, post colonial jazz rap | Don't want to take my country back mate. / I want to take my country forwards. At time of writing, … Continue reading 3. Sons of Kemet – Your Queen Is a Reptile