Rest In Peace, Don Blackman

 

Soul great Don Blackman has passed. In addition to releasing his self-titled solo album, the Queens born jazz-funk pianist, singer/songwriter, and producer played with Parliament/Funkadelic, Earth, Wind and Fire, and Roy Ayers.

He also had a hand in the works of many influential pop icons of our age, including Janet Jackson, Sting, 2Pac, and Jay-Z.

New Remix: Rhye – “Open” (Bondax Remix)

 

The UK teenage duo George Townsend and Adam Kaye, better known as Bondax, just released a new astonishing remix of Rhye‘s “Open.” Influenced by R&B, Garage, and UK Funky these boys transcend genre association with the complexity of seasoned producers, and their raw youthful talent comes blasting through on this sensual remix.