In Heavy Rotation – Needle to the Groove’s 2018 Top Spins

In Heavy Rotation – Needle to the Groove’s 2018 Top Spins It’s that time of year where we tell you what was In Heavy Rotation in 2018. We had the whole crew give their top 5 spins on the year.   Basura “Qualm” - Helena Hauff “NTS Sessions” - Autechre “Auto-Da-Fé” - SPK “Vengeance Factory [...]

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Heavee – WFM (Work For Me) LP

Heavee – WFM (Work For Me) Teklife Records 2018   On this latest release from footwork collective Teklife, producer Heavee maintains the booming, crisp rhythms the crew have made their calling card. He also manages to nudge the style’s rigid musical framework in evocative new directions. For those unacquainted, footwork is a contemporary continuation of [...]

By | 2018-12-06T23:47:06+00:00 12/06/2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Irreversible Entanglements – S/T LP

Irreversible Entanglements - S/T - LP International Anthem Recording Company  / Don Giovanni Records - 2018   Irreversible Entanglements don’t make music to vibe out to. They don’t craft “bops” that passively graze your eardrums as you study or read. No, the four spellbinding tracks of simmering desperation and channeled rage found on their stellar [...]

By | 2018-12-06T23:48:25+00:00 11/30/2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Umii – This Time – LP Review

“This Time” by Umii released 7/26/2017 Fresh Selects Eight-song set This Time, the debut project by recently-minted duo Umii, almost works as an exercise to showcase the various contexts where vocalist Reva DeVito and producer B. Bravo pair well together. From club-ready dancehall riddims to bedroom ballads, both shine in their ability to create a [...]

By | 2018-11-04T20:18:19+00:00 11/04/2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DJ Platurn – Australian Tour – Return to Oz – Nov ’18

DJ Platurn returns to Australia for Tour!  Spinning funk, world, breaks, & party rockers don’t miss his smooth, creative approach to mixing & DJing LIVE!! 11/15/18 – Vinyl Frontier – Melbourne, AUS 11/16/18 – Wax Museum Records – In Store – Melbourne, AUS 11/17/18 – Private Event – Melbourne, AUS 11/22/18 – Cuba Libre – [...]

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Aphex Twin – T69 Collapse – Video Aphex Twin - T69  Collapse - Video Richard D. James, aka Aphex Twin returns in 2018 with a brand new single capturing his signature unique sound and visual aesthetic with "T69 Collapse". Aphex Twin drops a mind-bending track and video by his long term visualist, Weirdcore. The song comes with no surprise, as James [...]

By | 2018-09-11T19:02:03+00:00 09/11/2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Charles Lloyd Quartet – Love-In LP (1967)

Charles Lloyd Quartet – Love In Recorded Live at Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, January 1967 Fifty years before Kamasi Washington was spreading his expansive vision of jazz at various concert festivals around the world, Charles Lloyd and his bubbling quartet were granting similar experiences to audiences devoted to the growing rock scene spreading during the [...]

By | 2018-09-05T04:30:49+00:00 09/05/2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pre-Order B. Lewis – Strange Things 7″ with FREE SHIPPING!!

NEEDLE TO THE GROOVE ENTERTAINMENT is proud to announce our latest limited 7" release, "Strange Things" from B. Lewis! Over 1 million streams worldwide! Few artists have a penchant for both song lyrics and song construction. Even fewer multi-instrumentalists can also helm all recording and mixing aspects in the studio— B. Lewis, however, does all. His debut vocal performance on “Strange Things” is proof the talented San Jose native is about to emerge on a wider scale. B. Lewis creates the perfect marriage of soul and electronic music with his stylish silky falsetto, fender Rhodes and guitar licks. He’s built a name for himself on the beat circuit producing for artists like Grieves and performing at Southern California’s epically celebrated Low End Theory. “Strange Things” was released summer of 2017 via Bandcamp and Spotify, with an overwhelmingly positive response, garnering over 1 million streams on Spotify alone. This breakout internet only single is now available on limited 7” vinyl.

By | 2018-07-26T03:37:02+00:00 07/26/2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DJ Platurn “Breaking the Ice” Press Roll!

DJ Platurn “Breaking the Ice” Press Roll! We want to thank everyone who has purchased, listened to, emailed, liked, shared, retweeted, & supported DJ Platurn’s Breaking the Ice. There are only a few hundred copies left & it will soon be out of print and never repressed. The response has been overwhelmingly positive & we [...]

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