On this day way back in 1920, MrYusef Lateefwas born and today at the age of 93 he is indeed still going strong. Happy birthday Sir and a hat tip to all the exquisite music you have given us over the years. So many faves, here’s one to kick things off from his ‘The Doctor Is In.. And Out’ LP released in 1976!
On this day back in 1969, Albert Ayler was putting the finishing touches to one of his most seminal albums. We think you will all agree that if music is indeed the healing force of the universe, we need to get some bigger speakers. In the meantime, play this one out LOUD!
ALBERT AYLER ”Music is the Healing Force of the Universe” Taken from the album "Music is the Healing Force of the Universe" released on Impulse in 1969.
We’ve got a fresh mixtape up, this time from our new resident DJ Lukas Kuhn. It’s a fifty minute excursion into Czechoslovak jazz and it’s rather tasty, featuring plenty of fusion, big band and heavy jazz funk flavours. Give it a listen on the link below!