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Jazz Charts – Early March

Good evening! Here are the charts in the jazz dept. as well as the newly-added albums at the station! And for those who need it, a warm smile from South African jazz legend Abdullah Ibrahim (aka Dollar Brand).dbrand

Top Ten:
1 LAURIE ANTONIOLI    Songs Of Shadow, Songs Of Light: The Music Of Joni Mitchell    Origin
2 REGINA CARTER    Rhythms Of The Heart    Verve
3 ABDULLAH IBRAHIM    Ekaya    Black Hawk Records
4 PERUCHIN    El Marques del Marfil    Fresh Sound Records
5 AHMAD JAMAL    Tranquility    ABC
6 ALICE COLTRANE    Eternity
7 BETTY CARTER    FEED THE FIRE    Verve
8 BILLIE HOLIDAY    Billie Holiday
9 BILLIE HOLIDAY    The Commodore Master Takes
10 BRAD MEHLDAU    Elegiac Cycle Warner Bros.
Adds:

1 JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY    Worker    Royal Potato Family
2 JAMES DAVIS    Beveled    Ears and Eyes
3 PAUL YONEMURA    Reunion    Trios Self-Released
4 JACLYN GUILLOU    Winter For Beginners    Cellar Live
5 CHAD MCCULLOUGH AND BRAM WEIJTERS    Abstract Quantities    Origin

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Jazz Charts – End of February

Here is what we’re enjoying from the jazz world at KZSC. And there’s a photo of Tigran Hamasyan looking cool.
Top Ten:
1 TIGRAN HAMASYAN               Mockroot            Nonesuch
2 ADA ROVATTI                     tigran Disguise             Piloo
3 ALEX BALHAJ’S CRESCENT CITY QUARTET      Sugar Blues        Raymond Street Records
4 NINA SIMONE           At Town Hall                 Colpix
5 INGRID JEHNSEN           At Sea                Self-released
6 NINA SIMONE                 Baltimore                    CTI
7 NIR FELDER                      Golden Age                OKeh
8 NINA SIMONE        Here Comes The Sun       RCA Bluebird/BMG Heritage
9 JOSH NELSON       Exploring Mars          Origin
10 TIA FULLER        Angelic Warrior          Mack Avenue
​Adds:
1 OMAR SOSA Ilé          Tá Records
2 ROY MCGRATH QUARTET       Martha        Self-Released
3 PAUL JONES           Short History        Self-Released
4 JAMIE DUBBERLY AND THE ORQUESTRA DHARMA  La Clave Del Gumbo     Higher Truth
5 WAYNE HORVITZ                The Royal Room Collective Music Ensemble                Songlines​
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Rock Charts – Last Week of February

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1. TWERPS – Range Anxiety
2. SLEATER-KINNEY – No Cities To Love
3. VIET CONG – Viet Cong
4. TY SEGALL BAND – Live In San Francisco
5. COLLEEN GREEN – I Want To Grow Up
6. CORNERS – Maxed Out On Distractions
7. SONNY AND THE SUNSETS – Talent Night At The Ashram
8. A PLACE TO BURY STRANGERS – Transfixiation
9. KRILL – A Distant Fist Unclenching
10. MOUNT EERIE – Sauna

 

Top Adds:

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2. DAN DEACON – Gliss Riffer
3. GAL PALS – Velvet Rut

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

As for adds, I’ve been looking forward to this new THEESatisfaction album for a long time now and it has absolutely lived up to my expectations! Here’s a song that features hip hop legend Ishmael Butler, previously of Digable Planets and presently of Shabazz Palaces.

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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

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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)