West coast jazz music is alive and well, with many entities in the movement breaking open doors with magnetic force and luminous brilliance.
Essential Listening Pushing the boundaries of the music that has shaped his career over the last twenty years, Elusive is turning towards more jazzy and instrumentally rich compositions.
Alpha Pup Presents: Brimming with offbeat beauty, Elusive’s new album “Textures” features a unique electronic warmth that is created with an infinity of unusual sounds. Dissected vocals and the crackle of lo-fi static permeate the release with layers of soul, a showcase for Elusive’s artful,
Alix Perez & Eprom are “SHADES” Alix Perez is the alias of Alex Depauw, the established drum & bass producer originating from Charleroi, Belgium. EPROM is the long-term adopted moniker of Alexander Dennis, a West Coast artist with early roots in mid-tempo bass and hip-hop.
New Artist/Essential Listening Prodigal Son represents a return to form for Los Angeles based producer Nobody, also known as (DJ) Nobody when he’s behind the decks and Elvin Estela when he’s at home. Making his name in the late 90’s with sample-based instrumental beats heavy
Must Listen! Bass assassin dream team Alix Perez and EPROM debut “Shades”, a commanding new EP on Alpha Pup Records. Fresh and dynamic, the four-track release tickles the limbic system with gravity-distorting bass and inspired hooks.