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On Wax // DJ Shadow returns with Matthew Halsall, Run The Jewels, Nils Frahm

DJ Shadow is back, and blow me down with a feather if Groovement pal Matthew Halsall isn’t on the album. If you’re unfamiliar with Matt, go and listen to his

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New selection from SNO for Dig Deep Mix Series

Groovement fave SNO has a fresh selection for Paul Thornton’s Dig Deep Mix Series. Enjoy it below – if you’re in Manchester, catch her with Akua Naru this week or

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On Wax // United Vibrations: The Myth Of the Golden Ratio

The fantastically soulful trio of brothers + 1 return with perhaps their most spiritual work yet. Order the vinyl from Ubiquity Records US on Bandcamp – UK heads postage looks more

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Preview // Funk, jazz and psych from Pressure75: Meltdown

Some of the UK’s finest funk and soul musicians have united under the Pressure75 banner to begin ‘an outrageous journey through Afro-beat, funk, jazz, rock and psychedelic sounds’. The brainchild

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Out now // Madlib’s Brick

Thirteen pieces of vinyl over seven albums, Madlib’s Medicine Show nearly in full… this is volumes 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 12 and 13. Cop it at Rappcats.

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Matthew Halsall nominated for Worldwide Awards album of the year

I’ve been mentally compiling my top ten albums for a forthcoming post for Bonafide, and this is definitely in the list. I was pleasantly surprised to see that Gilles Peterson

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Hot 8 Brass Band: Sexual Healing remixes inc J Felix, Werkha, Ibibio Sound Machine and Maddslinky

Hot 8’s cover of Sexual Healing was a landmark release, initially only 500 copies of the 12″ which was quickly repressed by Tru Thoughts. It remains their biggest hit, and you

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PREVIEW Matthew Halsall and the Gondwana Orchestra: Into Forever

It’s no surprise at all that Matthew Halsall’s sixth album is a thing of beauty. Tracking his output over the past few years has brought nothing but joy to my

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Kamasi Washington: The Epic 3LP pressing

As long awaited for me as the To Pimp A Butterfly vinyl pressing, Kamasi Washington’s landmark album gets a vinyl release in October. It’s beautiful. You can pre-order it from

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Hot 8 Brass Band celebrate 20 years with Papa Was A Rolling Stone, Vicennial LP and tour

Believe it or not, Hot 8 have been at it for a full twenty years – their first new music since 2013 sees a single release for Papa Was A

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