ANDERSON .PAAK – KING JAMES

Anderson .Paak releases ‘King James,’ the first track from his forthcoming album ‘Ventura’ [April 12th]. The funky, blissed out track acts as an ode to businessman, philanthropist, and basketball player Lebron James. New albukm ‘Ventura’ is set to feature Smokey Robinson, André 3000, Jazmine Sullivan, Brandy, Nate Dogg, Lalah Hathaway and Sonyae Elise. .Paak explains:…

NOBL – LACUNA

San Francisco producer Nobl is perhaps best known for his production as part of F.A.M.E (Fresh Analog Music Experience) with Teeko and MaxKane, but already with one solo album under his belt he continues the flow of new solo material with ‘Lacuna’.  Beginning with sultry horns courtesy of Adam Theis of Jazz Mafia and mellow…

DUCKWRTH – I’M DEAD

South Central’s Duckwrth impressed last year with his debut ‘I’M UUGLY‘ and all-round boundless creativity in general. His first release of 2017 features Sabrina Claudio & Sad Money, and in Duckwrth’s own words is “quite literally about deadening the wack situations in life that hinder growth.  Like worrying about hype, opinions, or status quo.  In the…

THUNDERCAT – DRUNK

Thundercat releases his third full-length studio album ‘Drunk’ out on LA label Brainfeeder. The album is a 23-track epic journey into the often hilarious, sometimes dark mind of the Grammy-winning singer/bassist and finds a few of his friends joining him along the way including: Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Michael McDonald, Kenny Loggins, Wiz Khalifa, Kamasi Washington…

THUNDERCAT – FRIEND ZONE

Brainfeeder producer Thundercat celebrated this year’s Valentine’s Day with a new track from upcoming album ‘Drunk’ [February 24].  ‘Friend Zone’ is as witty as it is funky, bemoaning the all-too-familiar liminal space between love and friendship.  The 23-track album promises an “epic journey into the often hilarious, sometimes dark mind of the Grammy-winning singer/bassist”, and is set…

TOM MISCH – I WISH

Tom Misch follows ‘Watch Me Dance‘ and ‘Crazy Dream‘ with a fourth track from upcoming live EP ‘Reverie’.  It’s a decidedly twee number from the British producer, who also offers vocals on the track: “The reverie EP is a result of me wanting to take slightly more of a role as a songwriter and singer.  It’s…

TOM MISCH – WATCH ME DANCE

British producer Tom Misch announces forthcoming live EP ‘Reverie’ [July 15] with new track ‘Watch Me Dance’.  The tender, laid-back cut will feature on the four track EP, which Misch says is “a result of me wanting to take slightly more of a role as a songwriter and singer.  It’s the first release [on which]…