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5 Jazz and Improv picks for Bandcamp Friday

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5 Jazz and Improv picks for Bandcamp Friday

Bandcamp is one of the best platforms out there for creative musicians and independent labels to sell recorded music directly to fans. Where artists already have the channels to reach new fans, then the infrastructure Bandcamp provides is second to none. And with Bandcamp Fridays in particular - where the platform foregoes their own commission on sales for one Friday every month - few have done as much to support the wider world of independent recording musicians than they have. In fact, these were one of the main inspirations for setting up our own ethical vinyl subscription service. To celebrate this Bandcamp Friday, here are some jazz...

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Preview: Lionel Loueke Interview

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Preview: Lionel Loueke Interview

Here is a preview of the interview we did with Lionel Loueke. It's only about 15% of the full interview, which appears in the Liner Notes magazine - included in all of our November 2020 subscription boxes. Groovalo is a monthly vinyl subscription focused on supporting creative musicians. Sign up now for any of our record clubs to receive one album every month, as well as the Liner Notes magazine. Lionel Loueke's album HH is the November 2020 selection for Groovalo Jazz. ---  How did this record HH come about? (Note: HH stands for Herbie Hancock, Loueke’s long time mentor) Well I’ve been with Herbie for...

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