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Mickey Mouse Operation

by Little People

Cool beats. Blockhead-esque.


by Ryo Fukui

Spring jazz

San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)

by Rei Harakami

haunting melodies - that tuba! Thanks Robin Sloan

Kurayami No Iro -Colors of the Dark-

by Rei Harakami

japanese electro magic (thanks Toby!)

Power of Soul

by Funky Destination

bad ass jazz


by Caiphus Semenya

rise up and shine with a smile on your face. Optimism in music. Wonderful.

Ritme Jaavdanegi

by Mohammad Reza Mortazavi

softly urgent and in/out of time drumming rhythms. Complex and smooth all at once.

We Might as Well Dance

by Madeleine Peyroux

soulful buttery delicious!

pocket change

by nate smith

inside the OODA loop of funk drumming (recommended by Craig Mod)

The americanization of ooga booga

by Hugh Masekela

rowdy jazz energy


by Herb Ellis & Remo Palmier

delightful calm jazz guitar

stepping into tomorrow

by donald byrd

The future! From 1974. Beautiful energetic jazz. Contains the "think twice" track that I've had in my head forever...


by Musicophilia

staying away from slick Nashville sounds and focusing in on the more adventurous, expansive things happening in and adjacent to Country in the mid-70s. The rhythms are funkier, the politics are more palatable, the production is lower-key, the lyrics generally more personal and thoughtful in their story-telling way. Call it “Country for people who don’t like Country” if you want–but I’d argue it’s also truer to what Country music should be

the book of traps and lessons

by kate tempest

Hold your own! Dark but uplifting magic from Kate Tempest.

The Scumfrog ft.Elliott LaRue (excerpt from sunrise 2017)

by The Scumfrog

Uplifting upbeat sunshine rave


by Silent Poets

Electronic style, sweeping beats. Recommended via Ben Pieratt.

An Insatiable High

by Masayoshi Takanaka

Funky swing japanese times.

At The Pershing-But Not For Me

by Ahmad Jamal

Good jazz for spring time.

70s Japanese Jazz Mix

by Magical Mystery Mix

Youtube shuffle jazz.

Swiss Movement

by Eddie Harris

Upbeat jazz. Bouncing.

The Electrifying Eddie Harris

by Eddie Harris


What Now

by Sylvan Esso

Punchy indie.


by Jon Hopkins

Sweeping electro music for focusing.


by Roberta Flack

Music to break you. Tender. Into the wreck.

Cactus Tree

by Joni Mitchell

She only means to please them. Tender.