The Leftovers

Lovely yummy leftovers.

Things are moving super fast! A little too fast! We can’t keep up with all the good stuff that drops every day on the interwebs. While we try to post every new track, album, mixtape, video, and MP3 download that we love on the site, it’s impossible to post everything, which means some quality newness gets missed. So, we serve up The Leftovers.

Get acquainted with Chicago-raised New York-based free jazz trumpeter Jaimie Branch and her debut album “Fly or Die.”

 

Karriem Riggins’ recently released his new album Headnod Suite. Watch the video for “Bahia Dreamin” directed by Calmatic above.

 

Why do hip-hop producers gravitate towards jazz samples? In this short documentary, Robert Glasper identifies three jazz samples, from tracks by Ahmad Jamal and Herbie Hancock, that have served as source material for famed hip-hop producers J Dilla and Pete Rock.

 

Watch the visual for Pete Josef’s Night Gospel remixed by Bristol producer Typesun.

 

Introducing Sans Soucis a brand new collective creating a fusion of soul and jazz music. Listen to their debut track “Every Night” a warming neo-soul tinged new tune sits at the crossroads between Hiatus Kaiyote, Lauryn Hill and Lianne La Havas. Tune in above!

Staff

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