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Introducing: Nujabes

Metaphorical Music (Hydeout Productions, 2003)
Modal Soul (Hydeout Productions, 2006)

In the past few years, there has been a lot of hullaballoo about jazz’s declining popularity in America as Nielsen’s 2014 report on music sales in America and the National Endowment of the Arts have shown decreases in jazz record sales and concert attendance. 943 more words


The Sounds of Story: Mixing Music with Reading

Today I’m going to talk about something that my friend asked about recently. She took a look at my recent posts and asked, “Why do you put ‘music to listen to’ at the bottom?” It’s a good question. 856 more words

Red Rising

Nujabes - Reflection Eternal

Nujabes is a connoisseur of boom bap and Jazz. often blending jazz influences into his songs creating a mellow, nostalgic and atmospheric sound throughout his production.  57 more words

Boom Bap

Hip-hop and my sexual awakening

If anyone would ask me my favorite genre of music a year ago, HIP-HOP would be the last thing I would answer.

With my private catholic school education roots, I avoided saying the F-word until I entered college (when it was almost necessary since it’s the only word to perfectly describe my feelings). 967 more words

Album Review

Nujabes: 5 Years On

Five years ago, the music world lost a supremely innovative and souful producer and DJ. His music has seen me through some difficult times and I wanted to share a little about him and hopefully introduce his music to some new listeners. 314 more words


Nujabes - 5 Year Anniversary Video (Osaka)

This is our third near-consecutive Nujabes post, but for everyone who hasn’t already seen it, this video is a real treat–a POV immersive experience of what the Osaka iteration of the 5 year anniversary party of Nujabes’ passing. 18 more words

Jazzy Hip Hop