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Reva DeVito is irresistible on B. Bravo single “Can’t Keep My Hands Off You”

“If shooting stars made a sound, then that would explain what you’re hearing…” SF Weekly premieres new single from B. Bravo featuring the “opalescent voice” of Reva DeVito. Pre-Order the ‘Paradise’ LP and cop the singles:
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B. Bravo funking things up with new joint “Freak It”

“Yielding a blend of deep funk, a little Newcleus, Zapp & Roger, Thundercat and Ohio Players’ “Funky Worm“; carefully stirring tastefully dapper synth lines. Play this for your triple-OG uncle and see if it doesn’t get him moving.” 2DopeBoyz premiere another taste of B. Bravo’s upcoming album. Pre-Order the ‘Paradise’ LP and cop the single: […]
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ALBUM: Chico Mann & Captain Planet – ‘Night Visions’ is out now worldwide

The critically acclaimed new album collaboration is out worldwide today. Buy 2xLP/Digi/CD direct: Stream on Spotify: Night Visions is a collection of stories which dance alive over an infectious blend of Afro-Latin rhythms and contemporary dancefloor beats. Told by a variety of characters, drawn from the vibrant imagination of Chico Mann, these stories […]
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Hoodies and sweats hot off the presses

Bastard Jazz hoodies & crewneck sweatshirts are now available in the shop, just in time for Spring! Printed on super comfy American Apparel F498 fleece sweats. Grab yours –>
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Manu Dibango’s classic “New Bell” gets tuned up by Chico Mann & Captain Planet

Chico Mann & Captain Planet drop another dancefloor bomb, this time covering Manu Dibango’s classic “New Bell” joint. Featured on the ‘Night Visions’ album, out worldwide next Friday! Buy direct:
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Year of the Monkey compilation toasting 2016 releases from Bastard Jazz

As the dumpster fire that was the Year of The Monkey draws to a close, we’ve put together a compilation 11 of our team’s favorite tracks released this year on Bastard Jazz, featuring Pomo, B. Bravo, Mr. Carmack, Manatee Commune, Illa J, DJ Spinna, JOLLY MARE, Chico Mann, Captain Planet, Electric Wire Hustle, Dead Horse […]
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Chico Mann & Captain Planet drop new single “Oye Bien” (via RBMA premiere)

The next single from Chico Mann & Captain Planet is out now! RBMA Radio Panamérika has the world premiere. Check the article (En Espanol) Cop the single and pre-order album here.
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B. Bravo really real new 7″ with Mr. Carmack Remix

After providing us with the boogie drenched Tempo Dreams Vol. 2 compilation, LA-based Modern Funk maestro B. Bravo is back with a new 7″ that’s sure to become a staple for the crates. With that feel good bassline and soulful hook, up-tempo A-side single “I’m For Real”‘s infectious keys will get the dancefloor moving, while […]
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