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 Tangents, The Legacy of 'Madvillainy'

by Joshua Lee

Madlib and MF DOOM's now-iconic 2004 collaborative record provided a young Josh his gateway into hip-hop music, and more than holds up today as a hip-hop classic with some tangential links to jazz, funk and soul music.

 Tangents, Pure Exotica: As Dug By Lux and Ivy

by Matt Groom

A new compilation from Cherry Red offers an ideal entry point into the weird and wonderful world of Exotica.

 Tangents, Naked City

by Matt Groom

The first in Matt's more self-indulgent, pretentiously titled Tangents series of articles. Join him back in 1989, for a sunday encounter with New York's finest improvisers at a rep theatre in the east midlands.