JAZZ

 It’s always a pleasure for us to stumbled upon brand new music by old acquaintances ! In this case we’re talking about Miles Bonny, which recently leapt back with a new EP called Way. The man...

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ALLYSHA JOY – FNFL

May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you are a scratchtheblock.com aficionado, maybe you’re into hip-hop,jazz,soul and the incredible nuances of urban music. We have the utmost respect for those artists who try to follow their musical path equipped with an...

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RELAEN – BEAT #4

April 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hey cool people , are you ready for something sophisticated? If the answer is yes , then prick up your ears ,especially if you’re avid jazz music lovers. Five months ago we compiled a jazz...

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Robert Glasper,Kenneth Whalum III,Ben Williams,Ambrose Akinmusire,Kris Bowers,Kendrick Scott,Christian Scott,Terence Blanchard,Gretchen Parlato,Nicholas Payton,Takuya Kuroda are just few names of the most impressive jazz musicians which gave us notes of true music.  Maurice “Mobetta” Brown is anotha...

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Philly hip-hop mogul DJ Jazzy Jeff got us used to sonic miracles through his pure hip-hop beats, mellow and jazzy grooves. The bright veteran grammy award winning musician/producer/songwriter James Poyser is a living legend among nu-soul and...

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We have been singing the praise of the thriving Chicago music scene for a long time: Kids These Days,Social Experiment crew,Chance The Rapper,NoName Gypsy,The Highness Collective,THEMpeople,Via Rosa,SABA,Smino,Joey Purps,Eryn Allen Kane,Vic Mensa,Towkio,Mick Jenkins,Donnie Trumpet represent the...

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NATIVE DANCER - BIG BLUE

NATIVE DANCER – BIG BLUE

June 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last year in August we invited our fans to experience the sound of Native Dancer with their EP Vol.1 . This year the London based group leaps back with the sophomore project titled EP Vol.2 , confirming the...

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OZ – BEAUTIFUL (MECCA:83 REMIX)

April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last year in June we decided to select for the 5th installment of Class In Session ,  an interesting artist known as Zig16 aka OZ  . Oz (rest in peace man!) was a DJ/singer/producer from France, affiliated...

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If we should mention a name of an artist equipped with an heterogeneous and creative musical approach,equipped with multi-tasking skills as musician (saxophone,keyboard,drum,talk box) ,arranger,composer,mixer,producer…..damn…then we would mention the name of los angeleno Terrace Martin....

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Renowned visionary experimental jazz artist Robert Glasper is almost ready to show to the entire world his last magnum opus entitled Everything Is Beautiful set to release in May (pre-order it now). The project is a...

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We discovered the experimental hip-hop collective The Hue last year thanks the homies at RYK (Rappers I Know) . Consisting of songstress/femcee Spacebunny Jefferson, emcees Scottie Spitten, Equality, and Savvi, along with producers King Midas and DJ...

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JMSN – CRUEL INTENTIONS

March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Detroit multi-talented artist JMSN is a kind of performer able to engage the attention of the listener through his remarkable and distinctive style imbued with moody,dark and appealing sonorities,always enhanced with a striking and immaculate laid back...

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HIDDEN JAZZ QUARTETT FEAT. BAJKA - LUVLITE

HIDDEN JAZZ QUARTETT FEAT. BAJKA – LUVLITE

February 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Howdy beautiful people! Let’s take a little trip through jazz sonorities with the brand new album by Hidden Jazz Quartett entitled Raw and Cooked. The german ensamble consists of producer and head honcho of Agogo...

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Wisconsin native singer/musician Brenda Nicole Moorer knocks on our door and invites us to explore her music with a new single called Wake In 2014 Ms.Moorer released the soothing EP entitled For Lovers & Believers displaying a voice that...

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After introducing to you some interesting jazz artists from the label Truth Revolution Records such as Aidan Carroll ,Sarah Elizabeth Charles (who appeared on our jazz selection Moonray) and Sly 5th Ave (he appeared on Songs In...

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