Snarky Puppy Duo Releases Thrilling Debut Album As Ghost-Note. If someone asked another to identify Ghost-Note within a genre, one would have trouble coming up with a good answer. The brainchild of Robert “Sput” Searight and Nate Werth has been capturing the attention of Snarky Puppy fanatics for a while now, but their debut album, Fortified, is a game changer that deserves recognition from all types of music-lovers. Immediately blasting to the #1 spot on the iTunes jazz chart upon release, Fortified is more than just a percussionist’s wildest dream, it’s a collaboration of world-class players featuring 18 of today’s rising musicians in Shaun Martin, N’Dambi, Mark Lettieri, Caleb McCampbell, Jason “JT” Thomas, RSVP, Nick Werth, Cleon Edwards, Taron Lockett, Marcelo Woloski, Wes Stephenson, Bob Lanzetti, A.J. Brown, Frank Moka, Ben Bohorquez, and Sylvester Onyejiaka.
A remix album of the most influencial jazz legend Miles Davis' "Panthalassa" album (compiled by Bill Laswell) released in 1999. Panthalassa: The Remixes is the logical extension of the previous year's Panthalassa project, in which longtime aficionado Bill Laswell restructured several Miles Davis recordings in similar fashion to the original production techniques pioneered by Teo Macero on Miles albums In a Silent Way, On the Corner and Get Up with It. Here, several dance producers are brought into the fold, not just to rearrange the material but to remix it as well.
With spring arousal Microcosmos Records announces a new album The Awakening by Youginia. Youginia is an alias for Eugenia Rodzevich from Saint-Petersburg. She is a professional classical musician and a solfeggio teacher in a musical school, and also found her creative career as a producer in chillout music. Since 2015 Eugenia has been taking part in Microcosmos Records VA compilations, as well as performing live in series of music festivals as a chillout artist. Atmospheric electronic music by Youginia is based on artful arrangements and classical techniques. Soft vortexes of synthesized sound are delicately shaped with piano parts and vocal by the author…
Chillwalker alias Ingo Pickhan is the top chill-producer in Frankfurt. He is known for his special high quality loungemusic wich sounds like holiday and beach. He is well known from CD samplers like Dubai Chill Lounge, Ibiza Chillhouse and Lounge del Mare.
Mystic Sound Records is proud to present the 2nd full-length album of a rising star of Russian chillout scene - Rukirek: "Ascending To The Stars". Created with the Universe in mind this album can take you to an unforgettable journey into the deeps of Cosmos. Full of wonderful melodies with a bit of tribal percussion, this music reflects the remarkable style of Rukirek - psychill in its best tradition spiced with synthetic themes and based on groovy breakbeat. "Ascending To The Stars" is an excellent album that tells us a story about human travel beyond the consciousness. It will be interesting for everyone who is committed to their own growth.