Skip to main content

Latest News: Jazz, Tangents

  • Tangents, Music for a Japanese Listening Bar

    by Barney Whittaker

    Find out more about the history of Japanese 'kissa', the unique listening experience that sparked a cultural revolution for the country and its lovers of jazz.

  • 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.