Sun Ra And His Intergalactic Research Arkestra – Paradiso Amsterdam 1970

Sun Ra And His Intergalactic Research Arkestra - Paradiso Amsterdam 1970 (jazzarchief.nl)

In November 1970 Sun Ra And His Intergalactic Research Arkestra landed at the Amsterdams Paradiso for one unforgettable night. The recordings have been found and now we can all (finally) hear what we missed!

André 3000 – New Blue Sun

André 3000 - New Blue Sun (npr.org)

André 3000, the hip-hop genius, finally returns. With experimental jazzy ambient flute music? Oh, yes! A review.

Cat Power Sings Dylan: The 1966 Royal Albert Hall Concert

Cat Power - Cat Power Sings Dylan: The 1966 Royal Albert Hall Concert (bol.com)

Cat Power impresses again, this time with her interpretation of the famous Bob Dylan 1966 Royal Albert Hall Concert. Stunning!

Prince & The New Power Generation – Diamonds And Pearls Super Deluxe Edition

Prince & The New Power Generation - Diamonds And Pearls Super Deluxe Edition (musicstation.be)

The rerelease of Diamonds And Pearls is finally here. A great box-set dedicated to one of the lesser Prince albums.

Sufjan Stevens – Javelin

Sufjan Stevens - Javelin (brooklynvegan.com)

With Javelin, Sufjan Stevens has once again made an impressive, moving and truly beautiful album. A review.

Róisín Murphy – Hit Parade

Róisín Murphy - Hit Parade (spotify.com)

Róisín Murphy impresses with her latest album Hit Parade. Soul makes Murphy’s palet even more complete. She seems to get better and better!

Wham! – The documentary

Wham! - The documentary (scotsman.com)

The documentary Wham! is the story of ‘only’ 4 years of world dominance and a true and sincere friendship.

Janelle Monáe – The Age Of Pleasure

Janelle Monáe - The Age Of Pleasure (vinyl) (amazon.com)

Janelle Monáe and her latest album The Age Of Pleasure. The report of a sexy, yet somewhat predictable summer.

The Smashing Pumpkins – ATUM

The Smashing Pumpkins - ATUM (stereogum.com)

The Smashing Pumpkins – ATUM, A rock opera in 3 parts. Isn’t that a bit pretentious? Hell yes, but in spite of that, does it fare well? Yes!

Sudan Archives – Natural Brown Prom Queen

Sudan Archives - Natural Brown Prom Queen (stonesthrow.com)

On September 9, 2022, Sudan Archives released her second album: the beautiful Natural Brown Prom Queen. Definitely highly recommended!

Prince And The Revolution – Live

Prince And The Revolution - Live! - Podcast cover (prince.com/apoplife.nl)

In 1985 Prince And The Revolution played to an audience of millions. The audio recordings have been remastered and (finally) released seperately. It’s a beautiful document!

Kendrick Lamar – Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers

Kendrick Lamar 2022 (oklama.com)

Over 5 years after the fantastic DAMN., Kendrick Lamar finally releases a successor. Is the new album really that good again? Yes, yes and yes again!

Review: ABBA – Voyage

ABBA - Voyage (Edward Gubbels)

Guest author Edward provides us with his take on the new ABBA album Voyage!

Cleo Sol – Mother

Cleo Sol - Mother (spotify.com)

Recently Cleo Sol released a beautiful and impressive album, dealing with her newfound motherhood and a look back on that of her mother. Listen and shiver!

Prince – Sign O’ The Times Super Deluxe Edition

Prince - Sign O’ The Times Super Deluxe Edition (prince.com)

The long expected re-release of Prince’s great 1987 album Sign O’ The Times. A review of an impressive release. In one word? Crucial!