Curiously enough the story of this record begins with a song, which isn’t even featured on it. A song named ‘Guayabas’.
Following up on Brownswood Bubblers Twelve pt. 1 which dropped earlier this year, Giles Peterson continues to curate sounds from all over the globe, dividing the first vinyl edition across two releases, the idea remains the same – shining a light on new and under-the-radar
Compiled by DJ, record collector and label boss Gilles Peterson, the tastemaking Brownswood Bubblers series returns. Released on vinyl for the first time, the idea remains the same – shining a light on new and under-the-radar talent.
West coast jazz music is alive and well, with many entities in the movement breaking open doors with magnetic force and luminous brilliance.
Henry Wu (aka Kamaal Williams of Yussef Kamaal) is a name you should know. Part of Peckham’s 22a collective, the crew has been throwing down jazzy, soulful ideas for some time now.
Karriem Riggins is best known as a jazz drummer and hip- hop producer for artists like Common, Kanye West, The Roots, and Kaytranada, but he doesn’t categorize himself as anything but an artist.