Internationally renowned DJs Kenny Dope and Jazzy Jeff headline this year's two-day long dance party. Though the big names bring the wow factor, but the local acts—DJ Geena Marie, TOB […]
In 2021, indie post-rock group Stereolab released their first album in over ten years, Electrically Possessed: Switched on, Vol. 4. This album strays from their rock origins, but its funk and […]
The retro-soul sound created by the Monophonics is rich with complex harmonies, exciting rhythms, and masterful production.
A three-piece experimental jazz-rock band based in London composed of drums, a keyboard, which often experiments with electronic, and cosmic voicings, and a saxophone that almost functions as a vocalist. Their music is oriented around space and futurism.
Established R&B/hip-hop artist Jacob Banks took on new creative directions with his 2021 album For My Friends. Throughout the album, Banks shows off his musical know-how, as he experiments with rock, piano ballads, electro-pop, and funk—all of which are complimented beautifully by Banks' rich baritone.
Imagine a surf-rock cover of Earth Wind and Fire and you have the energy of Babe Rainbow. The fun, groovy Australian band has been described as boogie-psychedelia.
Too Many Zooz got their start busking in New York City. Now, they refer to themselves as a brass house band, blending together jazz, funk, EDM, Afro-Cuban rhythms, and house music. Their sound is unique and compelling.
This independent artist makes music that falls somewhere between R&B, soul, hip-hop, and funk. In 2021, he released HIGHTIDE, a follow-up to LOWTIDE, completing the two-part project that kickstarted his career.
This San Diego-based R&B/Soul band describes their music as mixing the easygoing grace of sweet ’60s soul with the grit and groove of early ’70s R&B. But avoid the term "retro"—there's something uniquely modern about their sound.
With over 40 singles and 20 albums, it is evident that Lee Fields has been doing something right. Now he's coming to Black Cat with his 21st full-length studio album Sentimental Fool. At 71, Fields has had one of the most successful careers in all of modern soul music.
This palindromic band from Boston creates a sound that falls somewhere in between the lines of rock, funk, electronic, and psychedelia. Their 10th studio album, the eponymous Dopapod, was released in 2022.