Now that we’re past the Christmas hump, let’s continue the list. More good stuff coming in from the community, such as:
Karen Durant, NYC/manager and music entrepreneur
Karen sez: "I’ve been in the lab working on what I hope to be a few of 2008’s best
releases. I can name-check my faves for 2008, songwriter/vocalist Katt,
producer Jay Wes, and producer REO."
Afropick, Philly/event producer and community builder
the mighty paradocs
the baptist preachers
"BAZAAR ROYALE IS THE TRUTH!"
Chuck Lightning, ATL/Deep Cotton
LightSpeed Champion- "Midnight Surprise" & "Galaxy of the Lost"
Game Rebellion- Searching for Rick Rubin
Janelle Monáe- Metropolis, Suite I of IV: The Chase
Kenna- Make Sure They See My Face
Proton- Girls Ghetto Sh!t
Miles Davis- Complete On the Corner Sessions
Betty Davis- Remasters
DJ Kiss- The Ballad of DJ Kiss
Graham Haynes, NYC/cornettist and composer
Graham sez: "The two artists I am listening to mostly these days are Chico Buarque legendary Brazilian singer, composer and Dylan."
Khan – ‘Funk This’ (Stellar production from Jam & Lewis! Now if only
Janet dumps JD and starts making good records again!)
Scott – ‘The Real Thing (Words and Sounds Vol. 3)’ (Yo! They looped a
Mahavishnu riff…changed the time signature, and Neo Soulified it??
You got me!)
J Blige – ‘Growing Pains’ (The follow up to the Breakthrough came right
under the wire for ’07…But I have to admit…It’s a masterpeice.)
Nhojj, NYC/Singer & songwriter
Mike Ibrahim – Ninaroz
Nina Simone – Remixed & Reimagined (2006)
Ashley Phillips – Nostalgia
Digg Deep – InDIGGnant
Killswitch Engage – "As Daylight Dies, Special
Earl Greyhound – "Soft Targets"
Fishbone – "Still Stuck In Your Throat"
Kenna – "Make Sure They See My Face"
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings – "100 Days, 100
Wrust- "Soulless Machine"
Vexari – Demos
And I know there’s more out there, so send ’em in!