The thrilling debut album from this intense New York City trio makes their city feel alive once again
Various Artists : Saturday Night Fish Fry: New Orleans Funk Vol Two
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And still they come in wave after glorious wave. This is another brilliant compilation of classic/rare Southern soul from Soul Jazz, arguably the best reissue label in the country. Mixes recognised pioneers of early funk like Lee Dorsey and The Meters with lost diamonds by Roger And The Gypsies and David Batlate.
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A deliberately frothy take on an under-documented moment in US politics
The second album from Piper and Skylar Kaplan is danceable, euphoric and pleasingly trippy
Mumford & Sons’ collaborative steps into world music aren’t embarrassing – but they’re not essential either
The iconic DJ Shadow returns with a mixtape-like album that frustrates as much as it fascinates