Paolo Achenza Trio —
Do It ... LP Right Tempo (Italy), 1994. Near Mint- ...
A great album from this cool Italian trio – one of the first groups to go back and pick up Fender Rhodes, and use it for a more contemporary groove! The style is great – a bit of funk, a bit of bossa – and very much in a vibe that fits the classic look of the cover. Cuts include ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A brilliant and rare new project on the Jazzman label – the debut LP from keyboards, synths and harpsichord adventurer Greg Foat and his cosmos-searching Group – amazing stuff that's truly on par with the deep, lost rarities that Jazzman so lovingly mines for and reissues! The hints of ... (Jazz, Deep Funk)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A nice duo project from the never predictable RJD2 and fellow Philly denizen, and similarly genre-defying figure Aaron Livingston on vocals – mixing hip hop and raw funk into distinctive style all their own. It's good stuff, and it's good to still hear RJD2 ducking convention and hitting ... (Hip Hop, Deep Funk)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Orange vinyl pressing, including the download card.)
There's a bit of Hollywood here, but also a fair bit of bossa nova, older jazz, and other modes that remind us a bit of our favorite older records on labels like Schema and Irma – maybe no surprise, given that the whole thing was recorded in Milan! Federica Grappasonni is at the helm – ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album