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SOAPKILLS-THE BEST OF SOAPKILLS.

SOAPKILLS-THE BEST OF SOAPKILLS.

Ten years ago, that Soapkills, one of the most influential and innovative bands in Lebanese musical history split-up. Soapkills were a trailblazing band, and one of the first indie bands to emerge from the Middle East’s nascent music scene. 1,314 more words

Rock

NIGHTMARES ON WAX-CAR BOOT SOUL.

NIGHTMARES ON WAX-CAR BOOT SOUL.

Have you ever thought after buying an album you know absolutely nothing about, just why you bought it? I have, many times. 2,181 more words

Hip Hop

BENNY TONES-CHRYSALIS REMIXES.

BENNY TONES-CHRYSALIS REMIXES.

Since Benny Tones released his debut album Chrysalis, on BBE Music back in April 2011, Benny has headed off on his travels. Benny’s globetrotting adventures have seen circumnavigate the globe several times. 2,111 more words

BBE Music

AUNTIE AUBREY’S EXCURSIONS BEYOND THE CALL OF DUTY PART 2-THE ORB REMIX PROJECT.

AUNTIE AUBREY’S EXCURSIONS BEYOND THE CALL OF DUTY PART 2-THE ORB REMIX PROJECT.

Sometimes, unless you dig deep, trawling the internet to discover what albums are about to be released, albums can pass you by. 2,549 more words

Electronic

OM CHILLED.

OM CHILLED.

Previously, I’ve written features about both OM Records and chill-out music. In my feature on OM Records, looking at some of the label’s best releases. 1,630 more words

Electronic

MUSHROOM JAZZ VOLUMES 1-6 THE OM RECORDS’ YEARS.

MUSHROOM JAZZ VOLUMES 1-6 THE OM RECORDS’ YEARS.

In an article I wrote a few months ago, I featured one of my favorite record labels OM  Records, which over the years, has released a huge amount of great albums since the label was founded in 1995. 4,386 more words

Hip Hop

KRAFTWERK-TRANS-EUROPE EXPRESS.

KRAFTWERK-TRANS-EUROPE EXPRESS.

In the history of electronic music, one of the most important and influential, groups are Kraftwerk. From their formative years, and their eponymous debut album Kraftwerk, released in 1970, they’ve constantly reinvented their music, using the latest technology. 1,871 more words

Rock