Tag Archives: funk

3.93 – Khruangbin

Departing a little bit into funk this morning. Here’s three-piece Texas group Khruangbin with The Infamous Bill – a sleazy, funky piece of sultry musicianship. I’ve had this in the archive for ages but just rediscovered it the other day. Thought it … Continue reading

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3.77 – Das Contras

Folky/jazz/funk fusion stuff from Fife weirdos Das Contras, with possibly the finest song dedicated to the delights of MDMA that I’ve ever heard. No video though. Clearly I’m hitting some pretty niche territory…

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3.35 – Miles Mosley

I haven’t really played much jazz or soul recently, so let’s rectify that right now. Take a listen to Californian singer/musician/composer/arranger Miles Mosley with this wonderfully sultry, funky and soul-blues-laden tune Abraham.  There’s so much going on here that it’s a … Continue reading

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3.33 – The Shadowboxers

What would you get if you mixed late 70s Michael Jackson, Prince and Sussudio-era Phil Collins and sprinkled a hint of 2010s hipster funk in for good measure? Ladies and gentlemen, I present Atlanta band The Shadowboxers with the supremely awesome Build … Continue reading

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Summer vacation is over! Day 189 – The Heavy

So the 2-week excursion that I planned to take away from the blog actually morphed into a multi-month hiatus instead. You might have noticed it’s been a bit quiet around here…. Sorry about that. There were vacations, hospital stays, incredibly … Continue reading

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52 – Yeo

Some groovy sounds from Melbourne artist Yeo – with the excellent second single Icarus from his recent album Ganbaru.  This is really nice stuff. Takes a bit of time to properly kick in but the chorus is definitely worth the wait.

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41 – The Heavy

Psychedelic, hard-funk rock stuff from amazing Bath four-piece The Heavy, who kind of sound like an unholy alliance between the Budos Band and Prince. This is their latest single Since You Been Gone and it’s shit-stompingly glorious. I’ve been playing it pretty … Continue reading

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