DJ Shadow is widely credited as a key figure in developing the experimental instrumental hip hop style. His early projects were all-over-the-map mini-masterpieces combining elements of funk, rock, hip hop, ambient, jazz, soul, and used-bin incidentalia. Though his music is hard to categorize, his early contributions were certainly important as an alternative to the voice [...]
* 1LP Limited Edition
On October 2nd, 2015 The New Mastersounds return with Made For Pleasure – their most sprawling and ambitious record to date, featuring collaborations with vocalist Charly Lowry, percussionist Mike Dillon, and San Francisco-based West Coast Horns (aka tenor saxophonist Joe Cohen and trumpeter Mike Olmos.) Recorded in New Orleans, The New [...]
* Originally Release By Prestige in 1957, entitled The Story Of Moondog.
* Transferred From The Original, Restored And Remastered At Abbey Road Studios, London, By andy Walter. 2009.
Originally released on Prestige in 1957, now remastered at Abbey Road and re-released by Honest Jon’s. The unexpected directions taken by Moondog’s roving imaginations are represented [...]