A Jazz Thing: Remixing The “Great Gatsby” Soundtrack
JLBarrow • May 10, 2013 • 1 Comment

Attaching Jay-Z's name to anything music related is usually a pretty safe bet. When the However, after actually watching this second film adaptation of "The

Skyzoo, “Phone Calls” Produced By Madlib [DOWNLOAD]
JLBarrow • January 30, 2013 • No Comments

On "Phone Calls" Sky rides out over The Madliberator's "Montara" a reworking of Bobby Hutcherson's song of the same name.  Look for a new joint

Breakfast Breaks # 4: Ramsey Lewis’s “Sun Goddess”
JLBarrow • December 05, 2012 • No Comments

The titular track to Ramsey Lewis's 1974 album was never meant to be that. His reunion with Earth, Wind & Fire's Maurice White was the

TenDJiz – “CommoNasm” (Common and Nas Meet Soviet Soul/Jazz)
JLBarrow • July 15, 2012 • No Comments

This is his third project blending soviet jazz and some of my favorite MCs. His previous albums are That "Shootouts/1999" is like a prelude to

Late Pass: ‘Shaolin Jazz –The 37th Chamber’
JLBarrow • April 01, 2011 • No Comments

Turns out blogger Gerald Wastson was inspired to create a mixtape of Wutang/Be-Bop mash-ups after seeing a reworking of Wutang album covers. “I developed