Derrick-Hodge

New Jazz for September

Our jazz department at The Great 88 has received some great new music, especially the latest release from Derrick Hodge. Here’s what’s happening in early September:

  1. DERRICK HODGE Live Today (Blue Note)
  2. APERTURISTIC TRIO Truth And Actuality (Inner Circle)
  3. CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE TRIO Out Here (Mack Avenue)
  4. CHICK COREA The Vigil (Concord Music Group)
  5. JAMES ZOLLAR It’s All Good People (JZAZ)
  6. WARREN WOLF Wolfgang (Mack Avenue)
  7. HARRIS GROUP Errands (RTH)
  8. GLENN CASHMANS SOUTHLAND NONET Music Without Borders (Primrose Lane)
  9. BEAT FUNKTION Moon Town (Do Music)
  10. DAN ROSE/CLAUDINE FRANCOIS Oasis (Enja)

Also worth checking out: LEONARD THOMPSON Wayfare (Self-Released), LEO GENOVESE Seeds (Palmetto), CLARK SOMMERS BASH (Origin), NASHAZ (Self-Released) and FRED FRIED AND CORE Core (Bacharach)

Rock Charts Last Week of August

Top 10:

images1. COOL GHOULS – Cool Ghouls
2. TY SEGALL – Sleeper
3. NO AGE – An Object
4. THE MALLARD – Finding Meaning In Deference
5. COKE WEED – Back To Soft
6. HUNX AND HIS PUNX – Street Punk
7. DIARRHEA PLANET – I’m Rich Beyond Your Wildest Dreams
8. MEDICINE – To The Happy Few
9. BASS DRUM OF DEATH – Bass Drum Of Death
10. GOGOL BORDELLO – Pura Vida Conspiracy

Adds:

images-21. JACUZZI BOYS – Jacuzzi Boys
2. DODOS – Carrier
3. DENT MAY – Warm Blanket
4. THE ORWELLS – Who Needs You [EP]
5. OKKERVIL RIVER – The Silver Gymnasium

 

 

 

This week Cool Ghouls are back on top and we’ve got great adds from Jacuzzi Boys and the Dodos.  Here’s a track of the Jacuzzi Boy’s new self titled album:

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September’s New RPM

This month begins with “Body Music”, great new RPM/electronic music from AlunaGeorge (of Disclosure collaboration fame) as well as a new Tiesto! Here are some of the latest late night sounds you’ll be hearing on KZSC:

  1.  MODERAT: II (Mute)
  2. ZOMBAY: With Love (4AD)
  3. DISCLOSURE: SETTLE (Cherrytree-Interscope)
  4. GOLD PANDA: Half Of Where You Live (Ghostly)
  5. JON HOPKINS: Immunity (Domino)
  6. DAFT PUNK: Random Access Memories (Columbia)
  7. FLWRS AND MARALISA: Muddy Your Feet [EP] (Belgian Man)
  8. TECLA: We Are The Lucky Ones (Mayimba)
  9. EMPIRE OF THE SUN: Ice On The Dune (Astralwerks)
  10. MAJOR LAZER: Free The Universe (Secretly Canadian)

Also: Olympic Ayres “Episode III” and Etienne De Crecy “Beats ‘n’ Cubes Vol. 2″. Enjoy your end of summer everyone and keep rockin’ out to the Great 88!

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Summer Music Sale

Verve Coffee and KZSC would like to thank everyone who came to our Summer Music Sale. Perfect weather, a great live set performed by Bleu, stimulating hot & cold beverages and tons of sale-priced music made it a memorable weekend event. If you were there take a peek at our Instagram photos & videos; you just might see yourself or a friend having fun. Our next event will be in November, our even bigger annual Ultimate Music Sale on the UCSC campus. More info to come this fall.

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Night Owls: A Tote Bag For You

Whether it’s day or night, it’s always a good time to have a tote bag handy. The Night Owl bag from The Great 88 is rugged canvas with a flat bottom so your LPs or groceries won’t flop over. We tested it at our Summer Music Sale; a little more than 50 albums will fit nicely. Check out the design on the other side and order one today on our MERCH PAGE.