Riding solo in the whip on this episode, enjoy this preview of Teen Suicide’s latest record It’s the Big Joyous Celebration, Let’s Stir the Honeypot and choice tracks by Portland locals Lubec and Alien Boy.
We got some pre-anniversary vibes for our 1 year birthday coming up in the next few days. Share this one with all your people. And a big shout out to everyone thats supported the show and the station, we appreciate you, all love. → Photo by thelastsuspect.com Beats 2 ~ Discover new music ➫ Twitter: @beats2radio ➫ […]
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Zach Birdwell is back trading off records with me. Lots of weird, groovy tunes and obviously more Eden Ahbez. If you dig this, then you’ll probably also enjoy our podcast Cold Discovery.
** SKIP TO 5M FOR AUDIO ** “Here Be Dragons” is one of the craziest albums I’ve ever listened to. The ambience and instrumentation of the Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble is unlike any other group I’ve encountered. The album has an intensity that can only be described as black flame; it is . The percussion is […]
Jazz has been the essential genre of music that shook the foundation of how music is made today. Syncopation, improvisation, and loud instruments have transformed and evolved music the creativity of sounds. In this mix, Lilwami spins jazz hits all the way back from the 1930’s with Cab Callaway, Early Basie, BBC Big Band Orchestra, […]
Don’t even get me started on Ben Darwish. This album “Industrial Hero” (2006) has one of the most unique sounds I’ve ever heard; it’s a blend of heavy industrial hip hop and jazz fusion. His chord progressions are out of this world and the energy the band brings to the table is unreal. Each song has a […]
A special 120min Dilla tribute inspired by his music and legacy. Show #036 is all about embodying that ‘Dilla sound’ and sharing his musical genius with you. Dug real deep and sprinkled a lot of Dilla tribute tracks as well as classic Jay Dee. We hope you enjoy this one, TURN IT UP! → Photo by […]
Whatsup fam, This week on Mood Swings I’m spinning “III” by BADBADNOTGOOD. Released in 2014, this has quickly become one of my favorite jazz records of all time. The group’s love of hip-hop and blends well with moody jazz voicings to create an atmosphere filled with intensity and ferocity. The trio (with the occasional saxophone […]