If you missed it, here are some photos from Wednesday night's show with V V Brown and special guest DJ GE-OLOGY. Not only did V V look and sound beautiful but she gave a quick nod to Carnival by pulling out an amazing head piece to start off her show.
Plug Research has gathered an impressive roster of featured artists, including Bilal, producer Exile, the PPP crew Om'Mas and Shafiq Husayn, and the new Danish group Quadron. Watch the sweet video for "Pressure," directed by Daniel Kragh-Jacobson, and grab the free download of the song "Average Fruit." Quadron's self-titled debut is available now on iTunes, with a physical release date of March 23rd.
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Songwriter, remixer and producer Daniel Bagley AKA RhythmDB has released the new album LushTECH, combining down-tempo ethnic grooves, thumpin' soulful dance tracks, and ethereal vocals in an electronic journey around the globe. From tripped-out vibes to dance floor-ready tracks, LushTECH features multi-national vocalists on 12 songs that were crafted in English (Mike Harvey, Becca Schack, John O), French (Laurent Caillat, Zafir) Spanish and Portuguese (Julietta), Arabic (Gaida), Hindi (Wendy Parr), and Hebrew (Arnon) languages with a focus on lyrics, melody, and a lush sonic quality that will take you there.
Visit chillygonzales.com to read about Chilly Gonzales™ and how he legally purchased the true identity from a young Mexican-Canadian boy. Along with these major changes in his personal life, his music is moving forward as well. Download the Pianist Envy mixtape here, featuring Chilly's masterful blend of piano and orchestral sounds with hip hop beats and electro. A rare breed of mixtape, Pianist Envy features imaginative, piano-laden versions of songs by 50 Cent, Daft Punk, Busta Rhymes, Claude Von Stroke, Clipse, & Kelly Clarkson.
This week on Gilles Peterson World Wide radio, we start with some World music from various labels around the globe. Then Gilles prepared a mix of 'Men With Soul', inspired by the great Teddy Pendergrass: music from the likes of Sam Dees, Bobby Womack, John Byrd and many more.
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