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The Pendletons’ Debut Album “2 Steps Away” Dropped Today!

Buy / Stream: The Pendletons take a bold step with their first full length album, 2 Steps Away, releasing this fall on the Bastard Jazz imprint. Recorded in San Francisco with a rock-solid band consisting of some of the best musicians in the Bay Area, including guitarist Carl Locket (Shalamar, Rick James) and Star […]
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Kumail’s “Same Shit” featuring Pink Siifu is Out Now!

Stream here: Kumail is a musician, producer, performing artist Mumbai, India. Over the last four years, he has ascended to the very top of India’s burgeoning culture of electronic music on two parallel paths – as a gifted musician and bandleader drawing expansive canvases of rhythm, texture and emotion, and as a roughneck DJ […]
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The Pendletons Single “Running Away” Dropped Today!

Buy / Stream here. The Pendletons return to Bastard Jazz with a brand new single from their upcoming debut LP “2 Steps Away” due out in mid October. “Running Away” is a funk heavy stomper with bugged out synths, heavy drums, swirling guitars and lyrics about a pensive relationships.
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The Goods – “Peach” Single is Out Now Worldwide!

Buy / Stream here. The Goods are back with a second single, “Peach,” a collection of moods with an obsession for chasing the funk. When their vocalist Black Tree heard the beat for the first time in the studio, lyrics and melodies flowed instantly. He says: “My hope is that it becomes a feel good […]
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Potatohead People’s “Single Life” 7″ is OUT TODAY!

Buy / Stream here. Potatohead People return with a brand new track “Single Life” featuring Vancouver based vocalist Bunnie. Paying homage to the vibe and sound of mid-90s r&b but pressing forward into the future beats scene with PP’s usual musicality, the song represents a forward step in songwriting and sensibility for the band. Out […]
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AstroLogical of Potatohead People Dropped His “Private World” EP Today!

Listen and purchase 12″ here. Bastard Jazz is proud to present the new EP from Vancouver’s AstroLogical, also known as one half of production duo Potatohead People. With a long list of collaborations outside of the group ranging from Pomo, Phife Dawg, Illa J and DJ Khalil – Astro’s new EP “Private World” resides somewhere […]
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The Goods Are Back With “Let’s Roll (feat. Touch Sensitive)!”

Listen and buy here. Bringing a sound that reaches into the realms of spaced out synth funk, crooked lean R&B and lowslung house, The Goods flavour is both wild and eclectic yet sharply focused. The Goods are Badmandela, Rosario and Blacktree. All three are players in their own right, with credits between them including artists […]
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Dead Horse Beats – “Inglaterra” LP Arrives

Stream and purchase here. Dead Horse Beats is the stage name of Canadian musician, composer and singer Patrick Wade. Described as “a groovy treasure packed with the excitement and emotion of a danceclub makeout session” by Noisey; Wade’s releases with labels in Montreal, New York and London span moods and styles from eccentric leftfield electronic […]
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