GPWW Family Mixtape: Kalabrese

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Did you know the new Gil Scott-Heron record I’m New Here has a some special vinyl-only tracks? Gilles knows. Other gems in this week’s edition of GPWW include the original sample for Jay Electronica‘s “Exhibit C,” a reggae version of the great Bob James‘ “Nautilus,” Erykah Badu‘s new track “Window Seat,” new music from Blundeto, Darkstar, Gideon Van Gelder and more.

This week Gilles also features a mix by Kalabrese out of Zurich, Switzerland.

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Adrian Younge & the Black Dynamite Sound Orchestra

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Check out this video from Wax Poetics: Adrian Younge and the Black Dynamite Sound Orchestra. This video for “Shot Me in the Heart” comes from the Wax Poetics x Converse 45 Series.

The funk & soul mag also has a release party tonight in NYC for Joe Cuba’s El Alcalde Del Barrio -The Architect of the Nuyorican Sound, the Fania reissue. Come check it out at Le Poisson Rouge - Doors 10pm. You must RSVP and get there early, but if you’re quick, you’ll catch performances by Chico Mann, The Boogaloo Assassins, DJ Bobbito Garcia & DJ Turmix.

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Win Coultrain’s New Vinyl 7″

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Enter our contest to win Coultrain‘s new vinyl 7-inch from a limited 500-copy pressing, courtesy of our friends at Record Breakin. The special edition vinyl features “The Wanderer” b/w “Balancing Act.” If you’re not so lucky as to win and must own this special edition 7″ anyway, you can always opt to pre-order yours here.

Coultrain, a poet and an artist, uses his life experiences and acquired knowledge to inspire his music. This inspiration leads him to write deeply meaningful songs like “Balancing Act,” exploring the balancing act of life.

Coultrian – Balancing Act (snippet)
 

Coultrain – The Wanderer (snippet)
 

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