Jus Like Music: So, who are you and where do you come from?
ANGO: I’m ANGO, a first generation Scottish Canadian, born in the year of Purple Rain. Currently residing in the UNESCO design capital of the world, Montreal, with my girl and my dog.
JLM: And in your own words, what is it … [read more]
Singer-Songwriter Terra Grimard released her first full length album back in December 2009. She created a contemporary acoustic collection of incredible jazz influenced/pop infused songs, and named it Unconventional Shining.
Unconventional Shining was mixed and mastered by Icelandic producer S. Husky Höskulds, a Grammy Award winner who is known for his work with Tom Waits, Ani Difranco, the Gypsy Kings, Fiona Apple, Yael Naim, and many more. Since his work on her album, Terra Grimard is now part of Groundlift, Husky’s non-exclusive online … [read more]
As recently documented, the Red Bull Music Academy 2010 is currently taking place in London. On Friday night I attended Sin City @ Plan B in Brixton, one of the thirty music events that has been scheduled to take place as part of this year’s Academy.
The concept of the night was to showcase the evolution of bass-driven sounds, with amongst others, renowned Kiss FM DJ David Rodigan representing traditional reggae and dub music, Kenny Ken and MC Skibadee playing an exclusive jungle and … [read more]
The second in our run of Red Bull Music Academy 2010 interviews (after last week’s with Lunice) is with none other than Kidkanevil. Fresh from releasing his latest album, Basho Basho, we caught up with Kidkanevil to get the lowdown on himself and his upcoming stint at the academy…
Jus Like Music: Humour me, who are you and where do you come from?
Kidkanevil: Kidkanevil, aka Kidyuki. From Tokyorkshire, up north.
JLM: What do you do?
KK: I make … [read more]
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I was recently interviewed by the guys over at Intruders.tv. As you’ll see from the above video, they ask me about the history of Jus Like Music, my thoughts on music blogging and where it is heading. There’s also some info on the upcoming Jus Like Music & Apple Juice Break present: Oscillations compilation, which I mentioned yesterday.
More info to come on Oscillations shortly, but for now, enjoy the video. Oh, please excuse my unruly barnet!
Episode 13 of the Jus Like Music radio show for the award winning Laid Back Radio is now up on Mixcloud. It’s got some new Funkshone, Timo Lassy and Bonobo tracks, as well as an exclusive sneak peak at a few tracks from the upcoming Jus Like Music & Apple Juice Break present: Oscillations project.
As I wrote just the other day, the Red Bull Music Academy 2010 is now under way in London. In the first of a series of introductory interviews, I proudly introduce to you Canadian producer Lunice…
Jus Like Music: I know who you are, but for the sake of those who aren’t so familiar; who are you and where do you come from?
Four years ago today a legend was taken from us. That legend was J Dilla, aka James Yancey of Detroit, Michigan.
Time passes so too quickly. But, we’ll never forget.
mp3: J Dilla – Don’t Cry
Originally released in October 2009 through BBE Records, Pins & Digits is Julien Dyne’s debut album and the follow-up record to his critically acclaimed EP Phantom Limbo.
Call me a xenophobe but I didn’t consciously listen to any music from New Zealand until I heard Pins & Digits by New Zealand’s (adopted) son Julien Dyne. But, many music lovers across the world listed Pins & Digits in their Top 10 releases of 2009. If I had heard it in 2009, and most … [read more]