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Gilles Peterson’s Arc Records releases ‘Shirley Scott – One For Me’ reissue

Arc Records releases ‘Shirley Scott – One For Me’. Selected reissues from Gilles Peterson’s Basement Archive. Shining light on magnificent records and the stories that brought them to us

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Culture Talks

Culture Talks… An interview with Mammal Hands

Mammal Hands have been making waves on the circuit ever since their first album release – Animalia – in 2014. Since then the jazz trio has supported some of the biggest names performing across the UK at the moment, while also releasing a critically acclaimed second album, ‘Floa’.  We were able to catch up with […]

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Culture Talks

Culture Talks… An interview with Henry Wu

For the latest instalment of our ‘Culture Talks…’  interview series, we caught up with London-based producer Henry Wu. Coming to prominence as one-half of Yussef Kamaal with one of 2016’s standout albums ‘Black Focus’, Kamaal Williams, better known as Henry Wu continues to bring a renewed attention to the contemporary world of Soul and Jazz. […]

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Uffe – Love Is Everywhere (TARTW001)

Tartelet Records unveils a shimmering rework courtesy of resident Danish beatmaker Uffe for the first in their White Label Series. Copenhagen based producer Uffe returns to hometown label Tartelet Records after a series of releases including his recent ‘OYE Edits 03’. Uffe first caught our ears after his debut album back in 2015 ‘Radio Days’ […]

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Maryama – Where The Mermaids Are

Drifting between the boundaries of jazz and influences from her native Iran, Maryama has shared the video to her new track ‘Where The Mermaids Are’. Maryama began her musical life while in Iran when studying guitar. Moving to the west coast of America, she studied jazz voice and music composition in Sacramento before moving onto Los […]

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Mixes

Mr Bongo Record Club – Episode 17: extended Jazz special

Nobody should be a stranger to the material that comes from Mr Bongo. Whether being a gem of a release through the label or the ‘Mr Bongo Record Club’ mix series, it’s always an enjoyable listen into the expanse of the music out there. For episode 17 of the Mr Bongo Record Club we’ve been […]

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Penny Goodwin – Too Soon You’re Old (ATH038)

Another release from the top drawer of the Athens Of The North office. Penny Goodwin and her classic Portrait Of A Gemini LP track ‘Too Soon You’re Old’ is the latest to be placed onto 45. Essential listening! Release date 25th November 2016. The Edinburgh based label released the only Penny Goodwin LP available to date – […]

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Mixes

CV Sessions #4 – September Mix

After some time away, we return with the fourth instalment of our ‘CV Sessions’ mix series. A snapshot of our record collection and a selection of jams we’re listening to at the moment. This edition features some newly released electronic tracks courtesy of the latest ‘Permanent Vacation 4’ release and a new one from Debonair from last months […]

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just//COS

just//COS – Million Dollar Disco, Kaytranada, Tourist, Cuthead, Geto Boys & more

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Mixes

CV Sessions #3

The third instalment of our monthly mix series sees us delve a little deeper into the electronic side of our collection. Slightly more planned out than our previous two mixes, ‘CV Sessions #3’ takes us on a journey from the jazz inspired house music of California, to the underground modular den of James Holden. Featuring everything from experimental […]