Gintama
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Gintama

Yasuaki Shimizu: Kakashi
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Yasuaki Shimizu: Kakashi

A delightfully wide-ranging playground of timbres directed by a voracious musical omnivore.

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Discaholics! Record Collector Confessions Volume 1: by Mats Gustafsson
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Discaholics! Record Collector Confessions Volume 1: by Mats Gustafsson

If you think a book where record collectors are asked the same questions might get…

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Various Artists: Tokyo Nights: Female J-Pop Boogie Funk 1981-1988
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Various Artists: Tokyo Nights: Female J-Pop Boogie Funk 1981-1988

Lacks some of the richness of the ‘70s folk-rock scene and the expansiveness of the…

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The Commuter
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The Commuter

Liam Neeson has found a consistent late-career gig as a kick-ass Everyman with an accent.

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Vono: Dinner für 2
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Vono: Dinner für 2

Bargain Bin Babylon: Dr. Hajime Murooka: ‎Lullaby from the Womb
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Bargain Bin Babylon: Dr. Hajime Murooka: ‎Lullaby from the Womb

A sonic curio, well worth its bargain price for crate-diggers looking for something most of…

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Downsizing
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Downsizing

The green-minded consumer may talk about reducing their carbon footprint, but to what lengths would…

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Sonny Clark Trio: The 1960 Time Sessions
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Sonny Clark Trio: The 1960 Time Sessions

Various Artists: Duomo Sounds Ltd: Nigerian ’80s Disco Music to Move Your Soul
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Various Artists: Duomo Sounds Ltd: Nigerian ’80s Disco Music to Move Your Soul

The Nigerian take on the subgenre is perhaps understandably less hedonistic than its Euro-American counterparts.

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