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New World- charts for end of February

Check out the Top 10 of world music this week! At the top of the charts we still got that great new album from Red Baraat and the father-son collaborative debut from Toumani and Sidiki Diabate.

1    RED BARAAT  –  Gaadi Of Truth
2    TOUMANI DIABATE AND SIDIKI DIABATE –  Toumani And Sidiki
4    TIGRAN HAMASYAN  –  Mockroot
5    ASAF AVIDAN –  Gold Shadow
6    REBEL TUMBAO –  Rebel Tumbao
7    KASSE MADY DIABATE  – Kirike
8    YOM –  Le Silence De L’Exode
9    REVOLUTIONARIES –  Vital Dub
10    KEALI’I REICHEL –  Kawaiokalena

The adds this week is a world compilation album from Putmayo Records!RRR

Various Artists-   Putumayo Presents Cafe Del Mundo

Hot Sugar - God's Hand

RPM Charts – End of February

Top 10:

1. HOT SUGAR – God’s Hand / Break World
2. LES SINS – Michael / Company
3. SAM GELLAITRY – Short Stories [EP] / Soulection
4. S-TYPE – SV8 [EP] / LuckyMe
5. DORIAN CONCEPT – Joined Ends / Ninja Tune
6. MICHNA – Thousand Thursday / Ghostly International
7. BEARDYMAN – Distractions / Tummy Touch
8. BJORK – Vulnicura / One Little Indian
9. HUNDRED WATERS – The Moon Rang Like A Bell: Remixed / OWSLA
10. BAAUER – Beta / LuckyMe

Top 5 Adds:

1. ROMARE – Projections / Ninja Tune
2. BEAT SPACEK – Modern Streets / Ninja Tune
3. HUMANS – Noontide / Hybridity
4. FUTURE BROWN – Future Brown / Warp
5. KNTRLR – The Great Filter / Goodnight

S-Type’s latest bass-filled EP featuring Lunice, Yung Gud, and Inkke is a stomper; hear a cut from it below:

And have a listen Kodak to Graph’s tranquil take on Hundred Waters’ Xtalk, available on the newly-released “The Moon Rang Like A Bell: Remixed” album:

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Hip-Hop Charts February 24, 2015

Top 10 Releases:

1. DOOMTREE – All Hands (Doomtree)

2. SIDEWALK CHALK – Shoulder Season (Ropeadope)

3. CHIMURENGA RENAISSANCE – Kudada Nekuva Munhu Mutema (Brick Lane)

4. SWAMP THING – Outer Limits (Urbnet)

5. FDAMUSIC – Fame (Self-Released)

6. BOBBY CAPRI – Instant Gratification (Heavy Green)

7. DEM ATLAS – DWNR (Rhymesayers)

8. GOBI – Gold On Black Ice (Oontzy)

9. ZION I – The Sun Moon And Stars [EP] (Mind Over Matter)

10. GET OPEN – Thee Week-end (Overtime)

Top 5 Adds:

1. THEESATISFACTION – EarthEE (Sub Pop)

2. FASHAWN – Ecology (Mass Appeal)

3. WILEY – Snakes And Ladders (Big Dada)

4. IAN KAMAU – Heading Home Remix [EP] (Forseen)

5. KUF KNOTZ – “Get Free” [Single] (Ropeadope)

 

sam gellaitry - short stories ep

RPM Charts – Mid-February

Top 10:

1. SAM GELLAITRY – Short Stories [EP] / Soulection
2. LES SINS – Michael / Company
3. APHEX TWIN – Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments, Pt 2 [EP] / Warp
4. JAGA JAZZIST – ’94-’14 / Ninja Tune
5. DORIAN CONCEPT – Joined Ends / Ninja Tune
6. BAAUER – Beta / LuckyMe
7. AWE – Griffin / Triassic [Single] / Terrorhythm
8. STAGE HANDS – Stage Hands / My Idea Of Fun
9. HUDSON MOHAWKE – Chimes [EP] / Warp
10. MICHNA – Thousand Thursday / Ghostly International

Top 5 Adds:

1. HOT SUGAR – God’s Hand / Break World
2. JOSEPHINE ROBERTO – He Wants To Get It: The Remixes / Double Play
3. JOSE GONZALEZ – Vestiges And Claws / Mute
4. BEARDYMAN – Distractions / Tummy Touch
5. CORBU – Everything You Imagine Is Real [EP] / Big Picnic

Sam Gellaitry is one of the hottest new talents out there right now; have a listen to a cut from the new “Short Stories” EP out on Soulection:

Also, New York producer Hot Sugar’s new LP, God’s Hand, is out later this month on Break World Records; the beautifully spooky opening track “Trauma” is streamable below:

Swing Makes You Happy final cover

Charts & Adds 3rd week of January

Hey everyone! Here are the recent adds and top ten of our jazz playlists at KZSC! The greatest radio station in the redwoods. Oh yeah.

This album cover looks so fun. I could not resist. Go George.

Adds:
1    CHARLES RUGGIERO    Boom Bang, Boom Bang!    Rondette Jazz
2    GEORGE GEE SWING ORCHESTRA    Swing Makes You Happy     Rondette Jazz

3    AKUA DIXON           Akua Dixon           Akua’s Music
4    PASCAL BOKAR    Guitar Balafonics        Savanna Jazz
5    JOSHUA BRUNEAU SEPTET    Bright Idea    Cellar Live

Top Ten:

1    BRIA SKONBERG    Into Your Own    Random Act
2    ADA ROVATTI    Disguise    Piloo
3    HELEN SUNG    Anthem For A New Day    Concord
4    MELISSA ALDANA AND CRASH TRIO    Melissa Aldana And Crash Trio    Concord
5    NICHOLAS PAYTON    Numbers    Paytone
6    AKIKO TSURUGA    Commencement    Self-Released
7    BEAT FUNKTION    Mandy’s Secret    Do
8    BORN TO WANDER    Born To Wander    BTW
9    CARMEN LUNDY    Soul To Soul    Afrasia
10    ERIC HARLAND    Vipassana    GSI Records

Here’s some live George Gee. Swing it!

conrad clifton

RPM Charts – January

Top 10:

1. BONOBO – Flashlight [EP] / Ninja Tune
2. DORIAN CONCEPT – Joined Ends / Ninja Tune
3. LES SINS – Michael / Company
4. JAGA JAZZIST – ’94-’14 / Ninja Tune
5. TEKLIFE – Next Life / Hyperdub
6. ARCA – Xen / Mute
7. THE KNIFE – Shaken Up Versions / Mute
8. C PLUS PLUS – Ceara / Apothecary Compositions
9. ALISON WONDERLAND – Calm Down [EP] / Astralwerks
10. LORD RAJA – A Constant Moth / Ghostly International

Top 5 Adds:

1. SOUNDS FROM THE GROUND – 20 Years Of The Best / Waveform
2. NIIA & THE RANGE – Breaking [EP] / Something Local
3. TOURIST – “Illuminate” [Single] / Polydor
4. RONIIA – RONiiA / Totally Gross National Product
5. PRODIGY – “Nasty” [Single]

Here are couple more tracks that may have escaped your attention. Conrad Clifton, who sent us his excellent debut LP Picture in Picture early last year, is back with a hot new EP called Post Post / Future Everything. Have a listen to cut below:

Mike Gao releases his debut LP, MIGAMO, today on Alpha Pup Records as well. Hear the funky opening track, Pivot, below: