This week’s Listenin’ Booth includes music from Philadelphia’s own Rhythm and Blues crooner, Son Little, off of his upcoming full album release. Plus four other essential tunes you should be listening to right now.
Deeper – Son Little
“Deeper” is a brand new release from Philly soul music crooner, Son Little, taken from his forthcoming album, “Like Neptune”.
Mesmerizing new acoustic soul from New Jersey singer and songwriter, Misa. “About Temperance” is taken from her new EP, “Paragons of The Inner Audience”.
Inspired by the Japanese philosophy wabi-sabi (the perfection of imperfection) Lupe Fiasco wrote and recorded his eighth album, “Drill Music In Zion”, in three days. “On Faux Nem” is the final track and it is a vivid commentary on deferred hopes and evaporating futures.
Jello Vibes, AKA Angelo Outlaw Jr., began playing mallet percussion at the age of 13. Born and raised in Philadelphia, over the years he has performed and taught in worldwide championship percussion ensembles such as The Blue Coats and Music City Mystique. He has since developed a sound and style all his own fusing multiple genres together including glitch-hop, ambient, downtempo, jazz and hip hop.
Jazz trumpeter, Leron Thomas is the multi-talented musician behind this jazz tinged and alternative rap project along with Washington, DC beatmaker, Damu The Fudgemunk.