Roots rock reggae meets groove rock from Wellington, New Zealand. This is a live Reggae band thru and true, with originality and focused passion. The Black Seeds hold their own in the studio. These guys have a really nice flash site! Reggae isn’t limited to Jamaica anymore.
The Mexican Institute of Sound is an electronic music project created by Mexico City-based DJ and producer Camilo Lara. Camilo Lara is one of Mexico’s top music executives. This song is a glorious blend of modern and traditional musics, seamlessly rendered by a tight group with a hot horn section.
Maceo Parker’s is one of jazz’s most decorated and hard-working saxophonists. “Uptown Up” is from Maceo’s 1998 release, Funk Overload. Maceo is Funky!
There’s something about this track making it very special. Cyndi has a haunting vocal style, backed with banjo and slide guitar. It’s all stacked on top of a swaying trance inducing drum beat. Add some great lyrical content and you have Cyndi Harvell‘s “Northbound.”