Detachments – Detachments LP

OK this isn’t a new album (January 2011) but it has such a joyous, infectious quality to it that I couldn’t help reviewing it. The rhythmic synth syncopation that dances between the melody and beat is brooding and intensely effective. Most importantly you have great tunes which seem beamed straight from the dark, inner city underbelly.

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Ginger Baker – Why?

This drum legend serves a rich, complex tapestry of rhythmic delights coated in a jazz fusion sauce. Alongside that you also bear witness to some brilliantly average saxophone noodling, although the drumming comes right above all else.