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Roy Ayres – “Synchronize Vibration” (Feat. Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Adrian Younge)

79-year-old vibraphone king Roy Ayers is a legend in the worlds of both jazz and funk, and he's one of rap's most enduring sources of samples. Ayers hasn't released a solo album since 2004's Mahogany Vibe, but that's set to change later this week. On Friday, Ayers will release his new LP JID002. He recorded … More »
Tags: Music, Adrian Younge, Ayers, Roy Ayers, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Roy Ayres


Roy Ayers – “Synchronize Vibration” (Feat. Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Adrian Younge)

79-year-old vibraphone king Roy Ayers is a legend in the worlds of both jazz and funk, and he's one of rap's most enduring sources of samples. Ayers hasn't released a solo album since 2004's Mahogany Vibe, but that's set to change later this week. On Friday, Ayers will release his new LP JID002. He recorded … More »
Tags: Music, Adrian Younge, Ayers, Roy Ayers, Ali Shaheed Muhammad


Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad Proclaim 'Jazz Is Dead!' Long Live Jazz!

The lone long track on 001, "Apocalíptico", is a nine-minute long jam featuring the current incarnation of Azymuth, a Brazilian jazz-funk trio originally formed in 1971. The fruitful fusion of jazz and Brazilian music is also represented on 001 by a seductive vocal number, "Não Saia Da Praça", which features singer-songwriter and producer Marcos Valle; and "Conexão", a mildly psychedelic collaboration with bossa nova pianist João Donato. Other jazz veterans who appear on the album include sax...
Tags: Music, Soul, Jazz, Music Review, Funk, Adrian Younge, Gary Bartz, Brian Jackson, Doug Carn, Marcos Valle, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, João Donato, Azymuth, Conexão, Jazz is Dead


Angela Muñoz – “In My Mind” (prod. Adrian Younge)

Off the old soul's upcoming Introspection album.
Tags: Jazz, Songs, Adrian Younge, Angela Munoz


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #14. Mariah Carey Is Christmas: The Story of "All I Want for Christmas Is You"

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films and videos featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Mo...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Mariah Carey, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #15 'The Black Godfather'

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, List this


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #16 'Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes'

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, List this


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #17 'Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly'

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Travis Scott, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #18 Otis Redding: Soul Ambassador

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Otis Redding, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #19 Screamin' Jay Hawkins: I Put a Spell on Me

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Jay Hawkins, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


This Week’s Shows: Nov. 18-24

Upcoming Los Angeles concerts: Alessandro Cortini, Black Midi, Jeremy Zucker, JP Saxe, Shannon and the Clams, Liz Phair, the Black Keys, Bloc Party, Madonna, Atreyu, the Colour Coast, Alexandra Savior, Pip Blom, Post Malone, Big Freedia, X Ambassadors, Plain White T’s, Cautious Clay, Leonid, Elephant Stone, Stoop Kids, Puma Blue, Exes, Adam Turley, Baby Keem, Tiffany Young, Ximena Sariñana, Scarypoolparty, Brock, María Del Pilar, the Get Up Kids, Saro, Meiko, Dave, Lindsey Stirling, MANÁ, Simple...
Tags: Preview, Adam Turley, Alessandro Cortini, Alxandra Savior, Asy Ey, Atreyu, Avery*Sunshine, Baby Keem, Bedouin Soundclash, Big Freedia, Black Midi, Bloc Party, Bob Bunny, BoomBox, Brock, Cautious Clay


Adrian Younge & Gallant Join Forces on “Strobe Lights”

As part of Amazon Original's "Produced By" series.
Tags: Jazz, Songs, Adrian Younge, Gallant


New Music: Black Thought “Noir” (Prod. Adrian Younge)

Not long after dropping the Streams of Thought Vol. 2 EP with Salaam Remi, Black Thought is back with a new track produced by the nostalgia-steeped producer and composer Adrian Younge. If you’ve heard Younge’s work with Ghostface Killah (Twelve Reasons to Die), Royce Da 5’9″ and DJ Premier (PRhyme) or more recently Ali Shaheed Muhammad (The Midnight Hour), then you already know what kind of rich production to expect. And who better than Tariq Trotter to deliver a black history lesson in rhym...
Tags: America, Jazz, New Music, Adrian Younge, Martin, Estelle, Younge, Black Thought, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Tariq Trotter, Salaam Remi Black, Ghostface Killah Twelve Reasons


The Morning Watch: Inside the ‘Luke Cage’ Soundtrack, ‘A Quiet Place’ Opening Scene Analysis & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, take a closer look at the intense opening sequence of A Quiet Place that expertly sets the suspenseful stage and provides exposition mostly through visuals. Plus, a featurette explores the making of the Luke...
Tags: Movies, Stephen-Colbert, Netflix, Colbert, Rolling Stone, Chance The Rapper, Tolkien, Luke Cage, Adrian Younge, Donald Glover, Video Of The Day, Lord-of-the-Rings, Video Essay, A Quiet Place, The Morning Watch, Luke Cage Cheo Hodari Coker Ali Shaheed Muhammad


Watch The Midnight Hour Perform Live In The Studio

Ali Shaheed Muhammad of A Tribe Called Quest and Adrian Younge are The Midnight Hour. The duo released a self-titled debut and are responsible for composing the soundtrack to Marvel's Luke Cage.(Image credit: Everett Fitzpatrick/KCRW)
Tags: News, Adrian Younge, Ali Shaheed Muhammad


The Midnight Hour: Tiny Desk Concert

A Tribe Called Quest's Ali Shaheed Muhammad and composer Adrian Younge brought their Luke Cage-inspired collaboration to the Tiny Desk.(Image credit: Morgan Noelle Smith/NPR)
Tags: News, Luke Cage, Adrian Younge, Ali Shaheed Muhammad


Watch Rakim’s ‘Tiny Desk Concert’ for NPR (Video)

Eric B & Rakim released a new track “King’s Paradise” for Season 2 of Marvel’s Luke Cage. Shortly after its release, Ali Shaheed Muhammad — who produced and co-wrote the song with Adrian Younge — played bass, and Christone “Kingfish” Ingram rocked the guitar. As a collective, the duo is known as Continue after the jump… NPR Reports: “King’s Paradise” pays homage to the heroes of the Harlem Renaissance as well as its fictional superhero, the bulletproof Luke Cage. Rakim tipped his hat ...
Tags: Uncategorized, Concert, Jazz, Npr, Louis Armstrong, Adrian Younge, Ashley, David Henderson, Eric B Rakim, Harlem Renaissance, Younge, Tiny Desk, Rakim, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, NPR Video, Christone Kingfish Ingram


Rakim Debuts New Song in ‘Luke Cage’ Season 2

"King's Paradise" is found on the soundtrack, laced by Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad.
Tags: Jazz, Songs, Adrian Younge, Rakim


Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Adrian Younge Release ‘The Midnight Hour’ Album

With Raphael Saadiq, CeeLo, Bilal, and more.
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Adrian Younge, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Raphael Saadiq CeeLo Bilal


This Week's Interesting Music Releases - June 8, 2018

Snail Mail's debut album Lush is a lo-fi gem. Hilary Woods' inventive Colt is the other new album I can recommend. Vinyl reissues include three Liz Phair albums (Liz Phair, Whip-Smart, Whitechocolatespaceegg) and a remastered edition of Tom Waits' Small Change. This week's interesting music releases: AC/DC: The Bon Scott Years Ali Shaheed Muhammed and Adrian Younge: The Midnight Hour Beach Boys: With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Black Sabbath: Supersonic Years: The Seventies Singles...
Tags: Music, Paul Simon, David, Paris, Madonna, Lily Allen, Dierks Bentley, Lykke Li, Liz Phair, Eric Clapton, Mick Ronson, Adrian Younge, Tom, Austin City, Dave Matthews, Roger Daltrey


Album Stream: Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Adrian Younge ‘The Midnight Hour’

After joining forces for the Luke Cage soundtrack in 2016, Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Adrian Younge reunite for this new full-length collaboration, The Midnight Hour. True to their reclusive nature, Ali Shaheed and Adrian remain behind the scenes (or should I say the boards) on this 20-song project and provide lush, cinematic instrumentals for iconic figures like Cee-Lo Green, Bilal, Raphael Saadiq, Marsha Ambrosius and Luther Vandross to rock over. Questlove also mans the drums on “Dans Un Mo...
Tags: Albums, Jazz, Adrian, New Music, Adrian Younge, Luther Vandross, James Poyser, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Ali Shaheed, Cee Lo Green Bilal Raphael Saadiq Marsha Ambrosius, Adrian Younge Ali Shaheed Muhammad Feat Method Man


The Playlist: Tyga, A$AP Ferg, & Luther Vandross

Amazing The post The Playlist: Tyga, A$AP Ferg, & Luther Vandross appeared first on nappyafro.com.
Tags: Jazz, Tyga, Columns, Adrian Younge, A$ap Ferg, AP Ferg, Luther Vandross, Uncle Drew, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, The Playlist, The Midnight Hour, AP Ferg Luther Vandross


Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Adrian Younge Reimagine Luther Vandross’ “So Amazing”

The Midnight Hour impacts next week (6/8).
Tags: Jazz, Songs, Adrian Younge, Luther Vandross, Ali Shaheed Muhammad


Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Adrian Younge Enlist CeeLo Green For “Questions”

Off The Midnight Hour, arriving June 8th.
Tags: Jazz, Songs, Adrian Younge, Ceelo Green, Ali Shaheed Muhammad


ListenUp: The Midnight Hour feat. CeeLo Green: Questions

When DJ/songwriter/producer Ali Shaheed Muhammed (of A Tribe Called Quest, Lucy Pearl and The Ummah) and composer/arranger/producer Adrian Younge joined their (immense) forces, the result was bound to be something special. The two—who previously produced...... Continue Reading...
Tags: Music, Design, Culture, Listenup, Collaborations, Adrian Younge, Newmusic, Lucy Pearl, ATCQ, Ali Shaheed Muhammed, Ceelogreen


All the details on Moog’s new Grandmother semi-modular synth

Moog’s Mother line have all had patch cables. Now, the Grandmother adds something else – keys. Oh, and a heck of a lot of colors. We talked to Moog to get the inside scoop on the new Grandmother. Patch-ability is all the rage these days. There’s the rack modular scene, of course. But then we’re increasingly seeing patch points on desktop synths and keyboards, too. The idea is, you can create different modulation effects and a wider range of sounds by changing the routing of signal through the ...
Tags: Music, Usa, Keyboards, US, Tech, Ford, Gear, Stories, Mother, Radio Shack, Analog, North Carolina, Grandmother, Synths, Music Tech, Adrian Younge


Adrian Younge makes music for everything from orchestras to Netflix’s ‘Luke Cage’

Adrian Younge is a virtuoso musician and half of the team responsible for composing the score for Netflix's Luke Cage. The prolific musician discussed the music-making process for Luke Cage season 2 and why he prefers analog over digital. The post Adrian Younge makes music for everything from orchestras to Netflix’s ‘Luke Cage’ appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Music, Trends, Netflix, Luke Cage, Adrian Younge