Reviews

Dalton Corr Remixes B. Bravo’s “No Regrets”

After the release of his sophomore album “Vizionz” in the spring of 2022, B. Bravo returns to Bastard Jazz with a grab bag of remixes including 5 winners chosen from a remix contest that ran through September. One of those winners is composer/producer Dalton Corr who presents an exhilarating remix for “No Regrets” featuring Rojai.… Continue reading Dalton Corr Remixes B. Bravo’s “No Regrets”

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Mikano’s ‘Tell a Lie’ is priceless

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ENWOsWNtLLg We've nearly got whiplash from how fast Mikano has come back around to 1st Day Fresh with another fire music video lifted from his new EP. If you've happened to sleep on this rapper's stratospheric rise so far, then let this be your wake up call. Following up on 'Touché Coulé', this music video… Continue reading Mikano’s ‘Tell a Lie’ is priceless

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Mikano drops new single “Touché Coulé” from AKWA II EP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzN4UThsyws Hailing from Paris, Rap and Hip-Hop magician Mikano releases new EP, titled AKWA II, with one of a kind piece "Touché Coulé" at the helm. Pouring in an array of upbeat energy and garden-fresh Hip-Hop beatwork, this track really packs a punch. Listeners are caught in Mikano’s passionate momentum as he raises a glass… Continue reading Mikano drops new single “Touché Coulé” from AKWA II EP

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We’re in Asha Gold heaven listening to ‘Up To Me’

https://open.spotify.com/track/39uGxpuxgdAY1GR33zvFPx?si=219972ed3a4a4619 Sprinkling with vibrant arrangements, ‘Up To Me’ is the pop talent’s newest offering - we’re in Asha Gold heave! Soundtrack to the summer, this number is the brainchild of the British-Indian songstress and Louis Fulford Smith from Bamily - their stamp is unmistakable! Asha’s vocals are mellifluous and marry perfectly to the bubbly production… Continue reading We’re in Asha Gold heaven listening to ‘Up To Me’

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Jozem is back with more Alt-R&B goodness in ‘it came to me in a dream’

https://open.spotify.com/album/6wDYV4RD1bdPkQKCTNdlSt?si=o_MTbJQdSOumamv-vj7WPQ&nd=1 Impersonating the enigmatic dimension of dreams, Jozem’s ‘it came to me in a dream’ is an ethereal body of work intended for healing and self-discovery. An intricate choreography of Alt-R&B goodness, this entirely self-produced album sparks up a type of magic we had never heard before. Greatly introspective, Jozem delivers an elaborate reflection on… Continue reading Jozem is back with more Alt-R&B goodness in ‘it came to me in a dream’

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Charlie Noiir unleashes sensational 15 track debut project ‘On My Sleeve’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLd3hlGHQzA It is time to quit the gatekeeping and share a track we’ve had on repeat this month. We guarantee Toronto’s Hip Hop king Charlie Noiir’s ‘Ugly’ is one captivating number and won’t disappoint. Part of the debut album ‘On My Sleeve’, this track is a perfect taste of the rich goodness Charlie Noiir is… Continue reading Charlie Noiir unleashes sensational 15 track debut project ‘On My Sleeve’

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Tremayne drops new single ‘Daddy Issues’ featuring Backxwash + Charlie Noiir

Hailing from Toronto, Rap and Hip Hop magician Tremayne makes a comeback after releasing the one of a kind piece “Total Fucking Darkness”. This time he teams up with horrorcore rapper Backxwash and label mate Charlie Noiir to deliver the grand musical number ‘Daddy Issues’.  Pouring in an array of emotion and feel, this track… Continue reading Tremayne drops new single ‘Daddy Issues’ featuring Backxwash + Charlie Noiir

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Tremayne makes triumphant solo return with fiery ‘Total Fucking Darkness’

Making an almighty return to the solo side to his music career Toronto based rapper and all round artist Tremayne has returned with his explosive new single ‘Total Fucking Darkness’. Radiating heat and an impulsive, epic energy, Tremayne has returned in true style and is certainly taking no prisoners, showing his listeners and his competition… Continue reading Tremayne makes triumphant solo return with fiery ‘Total Fucking Darkness’

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Charlie Noiir returns with the passion evoking ‘Beside Me’

Alternative R&B singer, songwriter and Toronto native Charlie Noiir has returned with the passion inducing single ‘Beside Me’. Primal, evocative and emotive, ‘Beside Me’ stands as a war cry for love as he traverses the many trials and tribulations of a relationship in this day and age. Showing a side to the artist not often… Continue reading Charlie Noiir returns with the passion evoking ‘Beside Me’

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Jozem shares the poetic and poignant Youth, a celebration of being different

Toronto based singer, songwriter and producer Jozem has revealed his stunning new single, the introspective and poetic ‘Youth’ which shines a light on the learnings taken from his past experiences. Leading up to his debut album it came to me in dream, Jozem has been gently peeling back the layers, piece by piece, delicately revealing… Continue reading Jozem shares the poetic and poignant Youth, a celebration of being different