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New Merch: Chimp Logo Sweatshirts + Captain Planet Ts // Holiday Sale!

New merch just in time for the holidays! Our infamous Chimp Logo printed on ultra soft high quality crewneck unisex sweatshirts plus a brand new Captain Planet “mask logo” tee. Use code “CHIMPIDAZE” at checkout for 20% off EVERYTHING in our shop!! Check the new merch out here:  
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Captain Planet TOUR + Okayafrica Mix (Africa In Your Earbuds)

The unstoppable Captain Planet is hitting the road to celebrate the release of Esperanto Slang. To get the party started, he has teamed up with the Okayafrica crew for the newest installment of their Africa In Your Earbuds mix series. providing “an infectious hour-long mix” featuring varied selections from Sarkodie, Fela, E.L., William Onyeabor, Thomas […]
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Captain Planet – “Esperanto Slang” out NOW!

Bicoastal gumbo funk producer Captain Planet’s sophomore album Esperanto Slang is the follow-up to his outstanding Mystery Trip Vol. 1 mixtape from 2012. Esperanto Slang presents an eclectic collection of beats and dance-infused collaborations with artists from across the globe, including Sudanese songstress Alsarah, Antibalas‘ Chico Mann and several others. The diverse productions on the […]
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Pigeons & Planes Premieres Captain Planet’s “Cicada” + Free Download

Notorious music blog Pigeons & Planes premieres our new Captain Planet track “Cicada” today, describing the instrumental heater “an engrossing journey through warm, rolling percussion and sudden, powerful melodies”. The track, off of the Capt’s upcoming album Esperanto Slang, is also available as a FREE DOWNLOAD at P.S. #FUNFACTS courtesy of Wikipedia: “Male cicadas […]
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New Track: Captain Planet – “Tudo De Bom” feat. Samira Winter & Nevilton

Today, Sounds & Colours premieres a new track from Captain Planet‘s forthcoming album ‘Esperanto Slang‘ — “Tudo De Bom” is a light and breezy Brazil influenced joint with heavy programming and instantly catchy Portugese vocals from American-Brazilian singer Samira Winter with guitar from up-and-coming Sao Paulo sensation Nevilton. Pre-Order ‘Esperanto Slang’ (CD / 2xLP / […]
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New Release: ‘Hear No Evil’ Vol. 3 feat. Potatohead People, Lord Echo, Captain Planet, Nick Wisdom, The Elder Statesman and more

Bastard Jazz is proud to present another volume of our sporadic “Hear No Evil” compilations featuring unreleased tracks, B-Sides, Rarities and Remixes from the label. This time around we’re offering up a killer dancefloor remix of Potatohead People‘s “Blossoms” by Montreal producer Nick Wisdom, Lord Echo‘s unreleased dub of “Digital Haircut” from his Curiosities album, […]
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